The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RIM Blackberry
England / East of England
Rank 116 104 99
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 5 21 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.89% 1.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.78% 3.58% 5.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 5
Median daily rate £160 £174 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £149 £174 £225
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -22.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 17
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £16.84 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-22.80% +3.63%

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
638 586 626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.51% 24.77% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 321 356
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 69 57
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.29% +25.11%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire +1 4 £160 +6.66%
Cambridgeshire +1 1 - - 2
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 of England region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Android
3 3 (50.00%) Apple
3 3 (50.00%) SLA
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (16.67%) AirWatch
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) AirWatch
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) VMware