The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 55 74 48
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -26
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 7 3 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.04% 0.35% 2.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.95% 0.97% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Median daily rate £188 - £345
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 - £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £254 - £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £240 £275 £200
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 £13.09 £15.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.23% -17.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
Blackberry
Buckinghamshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
237 309 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 35.22% 35.68% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 159 121
Median daily rate £450 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £252 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 8
Median hourly rate £12.12 £14.20 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% +13.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.84 £10.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £22.50 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Blackberry
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Blackberry Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
2 3 (42.86%) 3G
2 3 (42.86%) Remedy
2 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Smartphone
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Email Filtering
4 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Automotive
4 1 (14.29%) German Language
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) 3G
1 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) German Language
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Smartphone
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) B2C
3 1 (14.29%) Email Filtering
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Remedy
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft