The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank - 21 21
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 1.57% 1.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.85% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £171 £168
% change year-on-year
+16.78% +2.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £23.75 £22.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Blackberry
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
35 52 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 32.71% 40.94% 28.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 40 13
Median daily rate £350 £410 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% +9.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £320 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £550 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 7
Median hourly rate £15.15 £22.50 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.66% +33.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Chester