The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Halifax region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank - - 33
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - - 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £185 £263 £300
% change year-on-year
-29.52% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Miscellaneous Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
21 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 11.60% 16.07% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 19
Average daily rate £425 £370 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -17.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £243 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £400 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -20.00%
Blackberry
West Yorkshire

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax