The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 63 67 61
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 3 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.40% 0.61% 1.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.37% 1.95% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 9
Median daily rate - £120 £115
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £174 £163
% change year-on-year
+14.94% +7.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -
Blackberry
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
219 256 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 29.44% 31.14% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 193 162
Median daily rate £363 £358 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -10.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £165 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 6
Median hourly rate £20.25 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £38.25 £48.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.51%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (75.00%) MS Office
3 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (62.50%) Smartphone
4 5 (62.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) XenApp
6 2 (25.00%) Dell KACE
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) MCSE
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) Citrix
6 2 (25.00%) CCA
6 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (25.00%) DHCP
6 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (12.50%) Migration
7 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
7 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
7 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 1 (12.50%) iPhone
7 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
7 1 (12.50%) Wireless

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (12.50%) Broadband
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Service Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) ICT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) ICT Support
3 1 (12.50%) ICT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Smartphone
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCA
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (12.50%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix
1 2 (25.00%) Dell KACE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy