The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank - 50 37
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.24% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.87% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £150 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -78.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £225 £185
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +21.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
Blackberry
Hampshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
65 115 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 23.30% 27.12% 31.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 84 95
Median daily rate £383 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £270 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £32.50 £21.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +49.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton