The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 67 67 66
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.38% 0.41% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.30% 1.59% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £240 £269 £200
% change year-on-year
-10.69% +34.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £17.17 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
Blackberry
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
230 252 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 29.45% 25.79% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 158 117
Median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £580 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 15
Median hourly rate £20.78 £16.84 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.39% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.92 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £18.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warrington +3 3 - -
Blackberry
North West

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
1 4 (57.14%) MobileIron
2 3 (42.86%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
2 3 (42.86%) iPhone
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
2 3 (42.86%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 3 (42.86%) Remedy
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITSM
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (42.86%) BMC
2 3 (42.86%) Apple
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) LDAP
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Postfix

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LDAP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) SMTP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
2 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
1 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) ITSM
1 3 (42.86%) Knowledge Management
1 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Postfix
1 1 (14.29%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) MobileIron
2 3 (42.86%) Apple
2 3 (42.86%) BMC
2 3 (42.86%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) Trustwave