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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 97 81 82
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 8 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.48% 1.06% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.77% 3.59% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £124 £238 £103
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.78% +131.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £235 £190
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +23.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 3
Median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -17.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -15.15%
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
451 473 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.32% 29.36% 28.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 241 241
Median daily rate £400 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £466 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 39 28
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.52 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.99% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.21 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £28.15 £24.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

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 29 September 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
Nottinghamshire -17 3 - -
Lincolnshire -9 2 - -
Derbyshire +4 1 £124 -61.84%
Leicestershire +1 1 - -
Northamptonshire -9 1 - -
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (77.78%) Windows XP
3 13 (72.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (38.89%) DNS
6 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (33.33%) LAN
6 6 (33.33%) Application Packaging
7 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (27.78%) Firewall
7 5 (27.78%) WAN
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
8 4 (22.22%) MS Office
8 4 (22.22%) VMware
8 4 (22.22%) SCCM
8 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
8 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
9 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 3 (16.67%) Citrix
10 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (11.11%) VPN
10 2 (11.11%) SLA
10 2 (11.11%) HP
10 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
10 2 (11.11%) Smartphone
10 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (11.11%) Android

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 13 (72.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.56%) IBM Notes
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) DNS
2 6 (33.33%) LAN
3 5 (27.78%) Firewall
3 5 (27.78%) WAN
4 2 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (5.56%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) Internet
5 1 (5.56%) SAN
5 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Desktop Support
3 6 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) IT Support
3 6 (33.33%) Support Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) IT Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Service Analyst
6 3 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) iPad
1 2 (11.11%) iPhone
1 2 (11.11%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.56%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows XP
3 9 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
7 2 (11.11%) Android
7 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
8 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
8 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
8 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
8 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
1 1 (5.56%) VB
1 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) ISA Server
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Altiris
5 1 (5.56%) Apple
5 1 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) Intel
5 1 (5.56%) Lotus
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec
5 1 (5.56%) Veeam