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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RIM Blackberry
Rank - 41 36
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 0 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 3.05% 3.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 10.74% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £189 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £195 £150 £188
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 14
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.84 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.85% +2.06%

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
144 149 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 34.62% 28.44% 29.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 81 63
Median daily rate £350 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £235 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 32 26
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% +2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.15 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Essex region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Law
1 3 (60.00%) Document Management
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) Handset
3 1 (20.00%) Smartphone

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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Android Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Handset
2 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Document Management
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix