The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank - 33 -
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - 1.43% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £225 £153
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +47.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+5.25% +3.22%
Blackberry
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
85 86 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 50.90% 61.43% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 51 5
Average daily rate £335 £348 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.73% -2.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £320 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Blackberry
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire region citing Blackberry also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Blackberry.

1 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) HP

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire region citing Blackberry also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Blackberry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Messaging Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP