The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank - 29 -
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton - 0.60% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £145 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £225 £150
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.83%
Blackberry
Bedfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
53 42 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 28.80% 25.00% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 10
Average daily rate £438 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.99% +17.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £261 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £589 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £10.50 £7.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Luton