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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 64 65 72
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 4 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.54% 0.53% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.71% 1.73% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £225 £175 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £170 £165
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.81 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -
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
234 289 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 31.37% 30.81% 28.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 161 160
Median daily rate £375 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £525 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 4
Median hourly rate £49.14 £16.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+202.40% -9.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.49 £13.70 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £66.24 £27.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (40.00%) Samsung
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (40.00%) Email Management
3 2 (40.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Veeam
4 1 (20.00%) Proofpoint
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Email Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) Samsung
4 1 (20.00%) Proofpoint
4 1 (20.00%) Veeam