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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 98 93 94
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 2 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.56% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 1.98% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Median daily rate £103 £130 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.15% -60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £101 £113 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £144 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £174 £163
% change year-on-year
+14.94% +7.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -
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
446 556 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 27.11% 28.32% 31.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 289 284
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £201 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £377 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 23 20
Median hourly rate £14.75 £15.37 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £11.00 £10.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.70 £29.00 £18.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.79%

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
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 3 December 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 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Skype for Business
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (50.00%) VPN
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (50.00%) Citrix
5 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (30.00%) 3PAR
6 3 (30.00%) NAS
6 3 (30.00%) Unified Communications
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (30.00%) VMware
6 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (30.00%) IronPort
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (30.00%) SAN
6 3 (30.00%) Dell
6 3 (30.00%) LAN
6 3 (30.00%) PBX
6 3 (30.00%) VoIP

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 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (60.00%) Skype for Business
3 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) IBM Notes
6 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
2 3 (30.00%) NAS
2 3 (30.00%) PBX
2 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (30.00%) VoIP
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (20.00%) Extranet
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Law
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) BYOD
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (30.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 2 (20.00%) Email Filtering
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Web Filtering
3 1 (10.00%) Document Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCDST
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Citrix
1 5 (50.00%) HP
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) 3PAR
2 3 (30.00%) Dell
2 3 (30.00%) IronPort
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Lotus