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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 99 83 68
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -15
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 7 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.39% 0.56% 1.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.22% 2.18% 5.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 16
Average daily rate £140 £225 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% +66.66%
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
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
572 367 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 31.57% 25.70% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 216 195
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £175 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 17
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £18.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £11.09 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.90 £32.50 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 1 £150 -
Blackberry
North West

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Blackberry also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Blackberry.

1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 9 (52.94%) Windows XP
4 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
5 7 (41.18%) MS Office
6 6 (35.29%) Citrix
7 5 (29.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (29.41%) Lotus
7 5 (29.41%) IBM Notes
7 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
7 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
7 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
7 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
8 4 (23.53%) Skype for Business
8 4 (23.53%) DNS
8 4 (23.53%) DHCP
8 4 (23.53%) ITSM
9 3 (17.65%) Finance
9 3 (17.65%) Migration
9 3 (17.65%) VMware
9 3 (17.65%) Document Management
9 3 (17.65%) VPN
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (17.65%) HP
9 3 (17.65%) Dell
9 3 (17.65%) VBScript
9 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (17.65%) IronPort
9 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Blackberry also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Blackberry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (29.41%) IBM Notes
2 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
3 4 (23.53%) Skype for Business
4 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (11.76%) IBM Domino
6 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.88%) MS Project
3 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DHCP
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) Wireless
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) Intranet
4 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (5.88%) NAS
4 1 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
1 1 (5.88%) QUnit
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Italian Language
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (23.53%) Service Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Support
5 1 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.88%) LAN/WAN Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Ajax
1 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) Dojo
1 1 (5.88%) Ember.js
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) JSON
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
1 2 (11.76%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows XP
3 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
5 2 (11.76%) NetWare
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.88%) Android
6 1 (5.88%) Unix
6 1 (5.88%) webOS
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITSM
2 3 (17.65%) Document Management
2 3 (17.65%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 3 (17.65%) VBScript
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCP
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) XenDesktop
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) AirWatch
2 2 (11.76%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (11.76%) WSUS
3 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Citrix
3 5 (29.41%) Lotus
4 3 (17.65%) Dell
4 3 (17.65%) HP
4 3 (17.65%) IronPort
4 3 (17.65%) VMware
5 2 (11.76%) Novell
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle