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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 72 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 2 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.22% 0.63% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 2.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £232 £200
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £17.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.95
% change year-on-year
- +3.48%
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
279 252 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 30.53% 26.47% 31.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 168 123
Median daily rate £413 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £291 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £543 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 16
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.84 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.70% +5.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.48 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £17.50 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

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 28 June 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 -13 2 - -
Blackberry
North West

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 5 (50.00%) MobileIron
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Juniper
4 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
4 3 (30.00%) SSL
4 3 (30.00%) Android
5 2 (20.00%) iPhone
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Postfix
5 2 (20.00%) Sendmail
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) ITSM
5 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management

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 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SSL
1 3 (30.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) LDAP
2 2 (20.00%) SMTP
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Local Government
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (10.00%) ICT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) iPhone
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (30.00%) Android
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITSM
2 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Postfix
2 2 (20.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) MobileIron
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Juniper
4 2 (20.00%) Apple
4 2 (20.00%) BMC
4 2 (20.00%) Intel Security
4 2 (20.00%) Remedy
4 2 (20.00%) Symantec
4 2 (20.00%) Trustwave