The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 101 99 79
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 7 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.39% 0.33% 0.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.18% 1.12% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 6
Median daily rate £290 £175 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.71% -46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £155 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £195 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £235 £200
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
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 Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
593 536 440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.69% 29.10% 32.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 299 275
Median daily rate £399 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £228 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 22 16
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.35 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.43% -8.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.98 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.59 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.88 £17.88
% change year-on-year
+15.20% +5.62%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Blackberry
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Blackberry Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
2 8 (61.54%) SharePoint
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (53.85%) Windows XP
3 7 (53.85%) Apple iOS
4 6 (46.15%) Skype for Business
4 6 (46.15%) MS Office
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (46.15%) Problem Management
5 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 5 (38.46%) Law
5 5 (38.46%) Legal
5 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 5 (38.46%) HP
5 5 (38.46%) Citrix
5 5 (38.46%) Extranet
5 5 (38.46%) VPN
6 4 (30.77%) MCP
6 4 (30.77%) Document Management
6 4 (30.77%) MCDST
7 3 (23.08%) 3PAR
7 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (23.08%) IronPort
7 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (23.08%) NAS
7 3 (23.08%) VMware
7 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
1 8 (61.54%) SharePoint
2 7 (53.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (46.15%) Skype for Business
4 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
6 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Extranet
1 5 (38.46%) VPN
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) LAN
2 3 (23.08%) NAS
2 3 (23.08%) PBX
2 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) Unified Communications
2 3 (23.08%) VoIP
2 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
1 5 (38.46%) Law
1 5 (38.46%) Legal
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Support Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Desktop Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support
3 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) BYOD
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Apple iOS
2 7 (53.85%) Windows XP
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Problem Management
2 4 (30.77%) Document Management
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (23.08%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 2 (15.38%) Email Filtering
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
4 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
1 2 (15.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (30.77%) MCDST
2 4 (30.77%) MCP
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix
2 5 (38.46%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) 3PAR
3 3 (23.08%) Dell
3 3 (23.08%) IronPort
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Lotus