The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 36 43 43
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 19 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.18% 2.91% 2.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.95% 11.11% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Median daily rate £375 £413 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +55.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £239 £240 £213
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +12.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 8
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
Blackberry
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
191 171 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 41.98% 26.15% 37.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 84 81
Median daily rate £275 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 26 27
Median hourly rate £32.40 £19.66 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.80% -31.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.69 £40.00 £40.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.29 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+16.64% +2.88%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Colchester -7 14 - -
Basildon - 2 - -
Blackberry
East of England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Essex region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 46 (92.00%) Windows
2 45 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 43 (86.00%) MS Office
4 42 (84.00%) MS Excel
5 41 (82.00%) Incident Management
5 41 (82.00%) Windows 7
6 40 (80.00%) Document Management
6 40 (80.00%) Finance
6 40 (80.00%) Law
6 40 (80.00%) Citrix
7 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (14.00%) MS Exchange
8 6 (12.00%) Smartphone
9 5 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (10.00%) Apple
10 4 (8.00%) Clearswift
10 4 (8.00%) Android
10 4 (8.00%) Proofpoint
11 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
11 3 (6.00%) Office 365
11 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Intune
11 3 (6.00%) iPhone
11 3 (6.00%) SCCM
11 3 (6.00%) Windows Phone
11 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
12 2 (4.00%) assyst
12 2 (4.00%) Handset
12 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (14.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 43 (86.00%) MS Office
2 42 (84.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (2.00%) VPN
General
1 40 (80.00%) Finance
1 40 (80.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 40 (80.00%) Analyst
1 40 (80.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 40 (80.00%) Service Analyst
1 40 (80.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 17 (34.00%) IT Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) Messaging Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Mobile Engineer
6 1 (2.00%) Administrator
6 1 (2.00%) Android Engineer
6 1 (2.00%) BlackBerry Engineer
6 1 (2.00%) Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Smartphone
2 3 (6.00%) iPhone
3 2 (4.00%) BYOD
3 2 (4.00%) Handset
3 2 (4.00%) iPad
4 1 (2.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 46 (92.00%) Windows
2 41 (82.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.00%) Android
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (82.00%) Incident Management
2 40 (80.00%) Document Management
3 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.00%) Change Control
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.00%) Planning and Forecasting
System Software
1 45 (90.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (6.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (80.00%) Citrix
2 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.00%) Apple
4 4 (8.00%) Clearswift
4 4 (8.00%) Proofpoint
5 2 (4.00%) HP
5 2 (4.00%) Nokia
6 1 (2.00%) F5
6 1 (2.00%) Remedy
6 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.00%) Symantec