The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RIM Blackberry
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 65 69 75
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 5 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.55% 0.61% 1.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.77% 1.95% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Median daily rate £354 £388 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.70% +2.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £386 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £390 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £174 £225
% change year-on-year
-8.04% -22.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £16.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
283 307 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.34% 31.45% 30.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 146 156
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £269 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £527 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 20
Median hourly rate £13.75 £16.14 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.80% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £13.39 £9.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.35 £24.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.00%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +6 5 £354 -8.70%
Blackberry
South East

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (60.00%) Office 365
3 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (50.00%) Skype for Business
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (40.00%) Change Management
6 3 (30.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (30.00%) Android
6 3 (30.00%) Presales
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (20.00%) SCCM
7 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL V2
7 2 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (20.00%) Wireless

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
2 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) VLAN
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Messaging Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Mobility Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Messaging Support
3 1 (10.00%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) iPad
1 1 (10.00%) iPhone
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Android
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) Presales
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL V2
4 2 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Aruba
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec