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 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 95 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 6 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.34% 0.13% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% 0.52% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £120
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £232 £200
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.95
% change year-on-year
- +3.48%
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
596 381 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 33.52% 25.52% 31.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 218 191
Median daily rate £387 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.92% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £493 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 31
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £9.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £35.80 £37.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

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 28 June 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 15 (68.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 15 (68.18%) Law
2 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) MS Office
3 13 (59.09%) ITIL
4 12 (54.55%) Legal
4 12 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (54.55%) Document Management
5 11 (50.00%) Finance
6 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 9 (40.91%) MCDST
8 8 (36.36%) Banking
8 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
8 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
8 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
8 8 (36.36%) Citrix
9 7 (31.82%) VPN
9 7 (31.82%) Windows XP
9 7 (31.82%) MOS
10 6 (27.27%) Problem Management
10 6 (27.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (27.27%) AirWatch
10 6 (27.27%) IronPort
10 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
10 6 (27.27%) Skype for Business
10 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
10 6 (27.27%) Dell
10 6 (27.27%) Extranet
11 5 (22.73%) MCP
11 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010

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 15 (68.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 6 (27.27%) Skype for Business
4 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (63.64%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) VPN
2 6 (27.27%) Extranet
3 3 (13.64%) DHCP
3 3 (13.64%) DNS
3 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) LAN
4 1 (4.55%) WAN
General
1 15 (68.18%) Law
2 12 (54.55%) Legal
3 11 (50.00%) Finance
4 8 (36.36%) Banking
5 3 (13.64%) French Language
5 3 (13.64%) German Language
6 1 (4.55%) Italian Language
6 1 (4.55%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Service Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Support Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Desktop Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Desktop Support
4 5 (22.73%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Messaging Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Messaging Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Messaging Support
7 2 (9.09%) Messaging Support Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (4.55%) Messaging Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 7 (31.82%) Windows XP
4 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) ITIL
2 12 (54.55%) Document Management
3 6 (27.27%) Problem Management
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL V3
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.55%) ITSM
6 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Service Management
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (40.91%) MCDST
3 7 (31.82%) MOS
4 6 (27.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (22.73%) MCP
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (9.09%) MCSA
6 2 (9.09%) MCSE
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Terminal Server
2 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) AirWatch
2 2 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) Citrix
3 6 (27.27%) Dell
3 6 (27.27%) IronPort
4 2 (9.09%) Proofpoint
4 2 (9.09%) Symantec
5 1 (4.55%) AppSense