The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 156 139 111
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -28
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 8 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.32% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 1.20% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £173
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £232 £200
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £21.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.95
% change year-on-year
- +3.48%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1199 998 951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.90% 26.94% 31.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 591 481
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £547 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 56 64
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +2.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.56 £12.00 £11.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £47.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.38% -14.28%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Manchester -5 6 - - 6
Cheshire -8 2 - -
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 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 North West region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 23 (63.89%) Windows
2 19 (52.78%) ITIL
2 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 19 (52.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 15 (41.67%) Law
3 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 15 (41.67%) Windows 7
4 14 (38.89%) MS Office
5 13 (36.11%) Citrix
5 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (36.11%) Banking
5 13 (36.11%) Apple iOS
6 12 (33.33%) Document Management
6 12 (33.33%) Legal
6 12 (33.33%) Finance
7 11 (30.56%) VPN
8 10 (27.78%) Windows XP
8 10 (27.78%) MS Exchange
8 10 (27.78%) MCDST
9 9 (25.00%) Skype for Business
10 8 (22.22%) Problem Management
11 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (19.44%) MOS
11 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
12 6 (16.67%) Dell
12 6 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (16.67%) Extranet
12 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 19 (52.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (27.78%) MS Exchange
3 9 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (38.89%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) VPN
2 6 (16.67%) Extranet
2 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (13.89%) DNS
4 3 (8.33%) DHCP
4 3 (8.33%) SSL
5 2 (5.56%) LDAP
5 2 (5.56%) SMTP
6 1 (2.78%) LAN
6 1 (2.78%) WAN
6 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (41.67%) Law
2 13 (36.11%) Banking
3 12 (33.33%) Finance
3 12 (33.33%) Legal
4 3 (8.33%) French Language
4 3 (8.33%) German Language
4 3 (8.33%) Local Government
5 1 (2.78%) Italian Language
5 1 (2.78%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Desktop Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Desktop Support
4 5 (13.89%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Developer
5 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (11.11%) Messaging Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Messaging Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) iOS Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Messaging Support
7 2 (5.56%) Mobile Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) CSS
1 3 (8.33%) HTML
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) iPhone
2 4 (11.11%) iPad
2 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) Handset
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (63.89%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 13 (36.11%) Apple iOS
4 10 (27.78%) Windows XP
5 6 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 5 (13.89%) Android
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) ITIL
2 12 (33.33%) Document Management
3 8 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 5 (13.89%) ITIL V3
5 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.33%) ITSM
7 2 (5.56%) Android Development
7 2 (5.56%) Change Management
7 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.56%) iOS Development
7 2 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.56%) Mobile Development
7 2 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (5.56%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.56%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) C#
3 2 (5.56%) Objective-C
3 2 (5.56%) Perl
3 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (27.78%) MCDST
3 7 (19.44%) MOS
4 6 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (13.89%) MCP
6 2 (5.56%) MCSA
6 2 (5.56%) MCSE
System Software
1 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Postfix
2 2 (5.56%) Sendmail
3 1 (2.78%) Terminal Server
3 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) AirWatch
2 4 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 13 (36.11%) Citrix
3 6 (16.67%) Dell
3 6 (16.67%) IronPort
4 5 (13.89%) MobileIron
5 4 (11.11%) Symantec
6 3 (8.33%) Juniper
7 2 (5.56%) Apple
7 2 (5.56%) BMC
7 2 (5.56%) Intel Security
7 2 (5.56%) Proofpoint
7 2 (5.56%) Remedy
7 2 (5.56%) Trustwave
8 1 (2.78%) AppSense
8 1 (2.78%) VMware
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