The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 122 94 109
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +15
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 24 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.76% 1.13% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.59% 3.65% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 6
Average daily rate
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£240 £281 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +100.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £263 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £335 £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £213 £210 £250
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £18.14 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +3.12%
Blackberry
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
927 739 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.48% 30.83% 29.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 440 328
Average daily rate £375 £353 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +10.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £477 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 39 58
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.03 £10.67 £12.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% +14.28%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Blackberry across the Yorkshire region.

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Blackberry
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Blackberry Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry across the Yorkshire region.

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Blackberry Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -18 13 £310 -19.48% 4
South Yorkshire -22 8 £139 -49.36% 1
North Yorkshire -6 2 - -
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Blackberry also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Blackberry.

1 27 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 26 (57.78%) Windows
3 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 15 (33.33%) MS Office
5 13 (28.89%) MS Exchange
6 12 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
8 10 (22.22%) ITIL
9 9 (20.00%) Windows XP
9 9 (20.00%) Telecoms
9 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 9 (20.00%) Lync
10 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (17.78%) VPN
11 7 (15.56%) iPhone
11 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (15.56%) Law
11 7 (15.56%) Migration
11 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (13.33%) Problem Management
12 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (13.33%) Apple iOS
12 6 (13.33%) Internet
12 6 (13.33%) DNS
12 6 (13.33%) DHCP
12 6 (13.33%) Citrix
12 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (13.33%) LAN
12 6 (13.33%) WAN
13 5 (11.11%) MCP

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Blackberry also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Blackberry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (28.89%) MS Exchange
2 12 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (20.00%) Lync
4 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
5 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (4.44%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 15 (33.33%) MS Office
2 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.44%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) VPN
2 6 (13.33%) DNS
2 6 (13.33%) DHCP
2 6 (13.33%) LAN
2 6 (13.33%) WAN
2 6 (13.33%) Internet
3 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.67%) Extranet
5 2 (4.44%) MPLS
5 2 (4.44%) DSL
5 2 (4.44%) Firewall
5 2 (4.44%) Intranet
5 2 (4.44%) POP3
5 2 (4.44%) SMTP
6 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.22%) SAN
6 1 (2.22%) Wireless
6 1 (2.22%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (15.56%) Law
3 4 (8.89%) Finance
4 3 (6.67%) Electronics
4 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.67%) Marketing
5 1 (2.22%) Legal
5 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Analyst
2 7 (15.56%) Desktop Support
2 7 (15.56%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Blackberry Support
5 4 (8.89%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Desktop Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Rollout Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) BlackBerry Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Wintel Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Wintel Technical Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Messaging Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) HTML
1 2 (4.44%) CSS
1 2 (4.44%) HTML5
1 2 (4.44%) CSS3
1 2 (4.44%) Mustache
1 2 (4.44%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (2.22%) Sass
2 1 (2.22%) PhoneGap
2 1 (2.22%) jQuery
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) iPhone
2 3 (6.67%) DTV
2 3 (6.67%) Smartphone
2 3 (6.67%) User Experience
3 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.44%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.44%) iPad
3 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.22%) NHS
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (57.78%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.67%) Android
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Phone
6 2 (4.44%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (4.44%) Windows NT
7 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) ITIL
2 7 (15.56%) Migration
3 6 (13.33%) Problem Management
4 4 (8.89%) Change Management
4 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 3 (6.67%) Service Management
6 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.44%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.44%) CRM
6 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.44%) ITSM
6 2 (4.44%) Workflow
6 2 (4.44%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.44%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (4.44%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) C
2 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.11%) MCP
3 4 (8.89%) MCDST
4 3 (6.67%) MCSE
5 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.22%) MCTS
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.22%) MCSA
6 1 (2.22%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) ISA Server
2 2 (4.44%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Server
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.44%) XenApp
2 2 (4.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) Unicenter
2 2 (4.44%) WSUS
3 1 (2.22%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.22%) OpenView
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Citrix
3 4 (8.89%) Remedy
3 4 (8.89%) VMware
4 3 (6.67%) Nokia
4 3 (6.67%) HP
4 3 (6.67%) SAP
5 2 (4.44%) Dell
5 2 (4.44%) Peregrine
5 2 (4.44%) CA
5 2 (4.44%) Blue Coat
5 2 (4.44%) IronPort
5 2 (4.44%) M86 Security
5 2 (4.44%) RightFax
6 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.22%) Spiceworks
6 1 (2.22%) Apple
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco