The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 39 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 2 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.56% 1.63% 1.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.72% 5.88% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £190 £185
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -17.64%
Blackberry
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
116 102 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 32.22% 27.72% 27.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 49 48
Median daily rate £400 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £225 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £450 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 18
Median hourly rate £18.00 £38.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.94% +39.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £13.05 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.24 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.90% -13.16%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Blackberry
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (100.00%) WorldPay
1 2 (100.00%) BYOD

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Service Desk Support
1 2 (100.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) BYOD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) WorldPay