The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 59 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 2 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.59% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 1.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £225 £163 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £235 £200
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -15.15%
Blackberry
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
210 316 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.97% 31.16% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 218 140
Median daily rate £388 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £604 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 7
Median hourly rate £23.00 £14.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.93% -15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £11.29 £14.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.64 £80.50 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.88 £17.88
% change year-on-year
+15.20% +5.62%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Blackberry
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (40.00%) Email Management
4 2 (40.00%) Android
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Samsung
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) Apple
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) Remedy
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Dell
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) Proofpoint

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Email Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Apple
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Remedy
2 2 (40.00%) Samsung
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Proofpoint