The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £235 £229 £201
% change year-on-year
+2.93% +13.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.89
% change year-on-year
- +3.83%
Blackberry
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
49 43 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 34.03% 27.92% 23.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 31 32
Median daily rate £400 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £270 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.42% -16.66%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax