The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 126 130 139
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 21 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.69% 0.38% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.30% 1.40% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 5
Median daily rate £300 £225 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £107 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £368 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £240 £275 £200
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Median hourly rate £13.88 £19.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.84% +41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £19.50 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £19.50 £13.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
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 South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
915 860 721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.99% 26.88% 23.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 568 438
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £225 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 54 50
Median hourly rate £24.00 £36.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £55.00 £41.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Blackberry
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Blackberry Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Bristol +10 8 £338 +233.33% 2
Dorset -1 4 £133 -55.64%
Somerset - 4 - -
Devon +7 2 - -
Wiltshire 0 2 £525 +262.06% 1
Gloucestershire -1 1 £300 -14.28%
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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

1 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 20 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 13 (38.24%) Citrix
4 12 (35.29%) MS Office
5 11 (32.35%) Windows 7
6 9 (26.47%) ITIL
6 9 (26.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (23.53%) Android
7 8 (23.53%) Finance
8 7 (20.59%) Smartphone
8 7 (20.59%) iPhone
8 7 (20.59%) .NET
8 7 (20.59%) C#
8 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
9 6 (17.65%) SQL
9 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 6 (17.65%) VPN
9 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
9 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
9 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
9 6 (17.65%) MCDST
10 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
10 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
10 5 (14.71%) Linux
10 5 (14.71%) AirWatch
11 4 (11.76%) Windows Phone
11 4 (11.76%) Skype for Business
11 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 9 (26.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.76%) Skype for Business
4 3 (8.82%) NServiceBus
5 2 (5.88%) CMS
5 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (35.29%) MS Office
2 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) VPN
2 4 (11.76%) BGP
2 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (11.76%) IPsec
2 4 (11.76%) MPLS
2 4 (11.76%) OSPF
2 4 (11.76%) WAN
3 3 (8.82%) Internet
3 3 (8.82%) SAN
4 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.94%) Broadband
5 1 (2.94%) DHCP
5 1 (2.94%) DNS
5 1 (2.94%) Firewall
5 1 (2.94%) NAS
5 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) MongoDB
1 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
1 3 (8.82%) RavenDB
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Artifactory
1 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.82%) NuGet
1 3 (8.82%) Subversion
1 3 (8.82%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Law
4 1 (2.94%) Billing
4 1 (2.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Service Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Designer
3 4 (11.76%) Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Network Designer
4 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (8.82%) AWS Developer
4 3 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (8.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support
4 3 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Mobile Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) .NET
2 4 (11.76%) CSS
2 4 (11.76%) HTML
2 4 (11.76%) jQuery
3 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
3 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (8.82%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (8.82%) MSMQ
3 3 (8.82%) NHibernate
3 3 (8.82%) React
3 3 (8.82%) REST
3 3 (8.82%) SOAP
3 3 (8.82%) WCF
3 3 (8.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) iPhone
1 7 (20.59%) Smartphone
2 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.94%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.94%) iSeries
4 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Windows 7
3 8 (23.53%) Android
4 5 (14.71%) Linux
4 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Phone
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
7 2 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) ITIL
2 4 (11.76%) Migration
2 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
2 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
3 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (8.82%) Extreme Programming
3 3 (8.82%) MVC
3 3 (8.82%) Scrum
4 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 2 (5.88%) Document Management
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL V3
4 2 (5.88%) Patch Management
4 2 (5.88%) Practice Management
5 1 (2.94%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (2.94%) Mobile Development
5 1 (2.94%) Network Management
5 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.94%) SIEM
5 1 (2.94%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) C#
1 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
2 6 (17.65%) SQL
3 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
4 4 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) MCDST
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) CCNP
2 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.76%) JNCIS
2 4 (11.76%) MCP
3 3 (8.82%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.88%) MCSE
5 1 (2.94%) Degree
5 1 (2.94%) HND
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.76%) XenApp
3 2 (5.88%) vSphere
4 1 (2.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) AirWatch
2 4 (11.76%) SCCM
3 3 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Citrix
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.76%) BT
3 4 (11.76%) Cisco
3 4 (11.76%) Juniper
3 4 (11.76%) VMware
4 3 (8.82%) Remedy
5 2 (5.88%) Apple
5 2 (5.88%) BMC
5 2 (5.88%) LANDesk
5 2 (5.88%) Mitel
5 2 (5.88%) OpenText
6 1 (2.94%) Forcepoint
6 1 (2.94%) IBM
6 1 (2.94%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.94%) NetApp
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.94%) Sophos
6 1 (2.94%) Sourcefire