The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RIM Blackberry
South East / Berkshire
Rank 105 119 121
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 1 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.050% 0.31% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 1.17% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Median daily rate £325 £225 £216
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +4.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £149 £174 £225
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -22.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +34.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £16.67 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-22.01% +2.58%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
562 684 719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.04% 26.77% 25.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 371 327
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 32 34
Median hourly rate £22.98 £24.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.27% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-23.40% +25.11%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Blackberry as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Android
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) Samsung
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (40.00%) Email Management
3 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Veeam
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) LAN

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) BlackBerry Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Android
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Email Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) Samsung
4 1 (20.00%) Veeam