The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RIM Blackberry
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 54 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.49% 0.35% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.70% 1.54% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £168 £150 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £150 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £150 £158
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £174 £225
% change year-on-year
-8.04% -22.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £16.67 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-22.01% +2.58%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
176 130 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 28.90% 22.65% 28.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 61 91
Median daily rate £350 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £252 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £498 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 9
Median hourly rate £20.67 £15.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.76% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £17.94
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.43%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 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
Watford +2 1 £175 -
Blackberry
East of England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

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

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) AirWatch
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Server Support
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) VMware