The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank - 59 35
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 0 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.72% 3.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.09% 9.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £155 £155
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £240 £190
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £21.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -15.15%
Blackberry
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
103 191 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 33.01% 34.29% 33.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 130 79
Median daily rate £375 £428 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.28% +22.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £231 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 12
Median hourly rate £28.18 £40.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.55% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.19 £13.68 £15.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £42.00 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +5.82%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire