The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 84 88 74
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 10 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.66% 0.75% 1.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.51% 2.78% 4.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £163 £305 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.72% +35.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £232 £200
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.95
% change year-on-year
- +3.48%
Blackberry
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
398 432 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.24% 27.00% 25.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 226 201
Median daily rate £400 £333 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.30% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 39
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.41 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.92% -11.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -11.90%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Lincolnshire +7 7 - - 4
Leicestershire +1 1 - -
Northamptonshire 0 1 £163 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 22 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 19 (67.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 19 (67.86%) Windows XP
4 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
5 10 (35.71%) MS Office
6 9 (32.14%) Windows 7
6 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (32.14%) LAN
6 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (32.14%) Finance
6 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (28.57%) Citrix
7 8 (28.57%) Windows 8
7 8 (28.57%) Apple iOS
8 6 (21.43%) Lotus
8 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (21.43%) HP
8 6 (21.43%) WAN
8 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
8 6 (21.43%) VPN
8 6 (21.43%) VBScript
8 6 (21.43%) IBM Notes
8 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
8 6 (21.43%) Firewall
8 6 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (21.43%) Windows 10
8 6 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (21.43%) XenDesktop

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 19 (67.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
3 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (21.43%) IBM Notes
4 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
4 6 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) LAN
2 6 (21.43%) Firewall
2 6 (21.43%) VPN
2 6 (21.43%) WAN
3 4 (14.29%) DNS
3 4 (14.29%) Internet
4 3 (10.71%) SAN
4 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Banking
3 4 (14.29%) International Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) IT Support
3 9 (32.14%) Service Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) Desktop Support
5 5 (17.86%) Deployment Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Support Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (10.71%) IT Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) IT Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) iPad
2 3 (10.71%) Smartphone
3 2 (7.14%) iPhone
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 19 (67.86%) Windows XP
3 9 (32.14%) Windows 7
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 8 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 6 (21.43%) Windows 10
6 5 (17.86%) Android
6 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
7 3 (10.71%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
3 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (3.57%) Android Development
4 1 (3.57%) iOS Development
4 1 (3.57%) Migration
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile Development
4 1 (3.57%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
1 6 (21.43%) VBScript
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) XenDesktop
3 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) Citrix
3 6 (21.43%) HP
3 6 (21.43%) Lotus
4 5 (17.86%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) Altiris
5 1 (3.57%) Symantec