The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 45 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.82% 0.29% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.40% 0.97% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £388 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £225 £150
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £12.42 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.53% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.83%
Blackberry
Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
167 103 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 34.08% 30.21% 30.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 67 60
Average daily rate £453 £300 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.83% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 6
Average hourly rate £14.50 £9.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.71% -44.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.26 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield - 4 £388 -
Blackberry
Yorkshire

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) Peregrine
3 3 (37.50%) Remedy
3 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (25.00%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (25.00%) PDA
4 2 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) ITSM
4 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) Acrobat
3 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (25.00%) MS Project
3 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (25.00%) WebEx
2 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Support
1 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Technician
2 1 (12.50%) LAN Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Network Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) WAN Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (25.00%) PDA
2 1 (12.50%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (12.50%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Web Filtering
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (12.50%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Peregrine
2 3 (37.50%) Remedy
3 2 (25.00%) Adobe
3 2 (25.00%) Bomgar
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) CA
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
4 1 (12.50%) Spiceworks
4 1 (12.50%) VMware