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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 70 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 3 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.35% - 0.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.30% - 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Median daily rate £150 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £235 £225 £200
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.89
% change year-on-year
- +3.83%
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
231 248 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 26.83% 29.18% 27.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 117 130
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 13
Median hourly rate £25.00 £13.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.67% -30.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £13.15 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £45.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.42% -16.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Blackberry Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 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 Reading region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Remedy
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) SCCM
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (16.67%) Lotus
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) IPX
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Polycom
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Skype
4 1 (16.67%) OneDrive
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) IPX
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Remedy
3 1 (16.67%) Lotus
3 1 (16.67%) Polycom
3 1 (16.67%) Proofpoint