The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 112 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 3 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.22% 1.66% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 5.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £285 £181 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.24% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £178 £190 £185
% change year-on-year
-6.57% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
Blackberry
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
546 256 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 39.22% 32.69% 26.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 125 96
Median daily rate £320 £350 £282
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +24.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £175 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 24 5
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.13 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.12% +8.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.60 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £28.40 £14.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -7.50%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -54 3 £285 +57.24% 1
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 North East region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Trend Micro
1 3 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (100.00%) Skype
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Messaging Support
2 1 (33.33%) Collaboration Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Messaging Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Trend Micro