The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 130 113 94
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -19
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 6 17 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.67% 1.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 2.40% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 19
Median daily rate £160 £115 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% -54.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £103 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £155 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £190 £190
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
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 West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
758 708 644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.32% 27.70% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 436 299
Median daily rate £375 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £200 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 54 62
Median hourly rate £16.10 £22.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.43% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.40 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Birmingham +4 2 £180 +80.00%
West Bromwich +5 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 14 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (46.15%) MS Office
3 12 (46.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (42.31%) IBM Notes
4 11 (42.31%) Lotus
5 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (34.62%) Office 365
6 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
7 8 (30.77%) Windows XP
7 8 (30.77%) IBM Domino
7 8 (30.77%) Citrix
8 7 (26.92%) IBM
8 7 (26.92%) Service Delivery
8 7 (26.92%) Firewall
8 7 (26.92%) Finance
8 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (26.92%) Apple iOS
8 7 (26.92%) Skype for Business
8 7 (26.92%) Migration
8 7 (26.92%) Skype
9 6 (23.08%) MobileIron
9 6 (23.08%) Incident Management
9 6 (23.08%) Android
9 6 (23.08%) ITIL
10 5 (19.23%) DNS
10 5 (19.23%) Change Management
10 5 (19.23%) Windows 7

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 14 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 12 (46.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 11 (42.31%) IBM Notes
4 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (30.77%) IBM Domino
6 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (26.92%) Skype for Business
7 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (46.15%) MS Office
2 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Firewall
1 7 (26.92%) Skype
2 5 (19.23%) DNS
3 4 (15.38%) Junos
3 4 (15.38%) VPN
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (11.54%) Internet
4 3 (11.54%) IP Telephony
4 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.69%) ADSL
5 2 (7.69%) LAN
5 2 (7.69%) VoIP
5 2 (7.69%) WAN
5 2 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Billing
2 3 (11.54%) Law
2 3 (11.54%) Legal
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Front Office
3 2 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Messaging Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Deskside Support
4 3 (11.54%) Service Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 2 (7.69%) Deskside Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Deskside Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Technician
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Technician
5 2 (7.69%) IT Support
5 2 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (7.69%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
2 4 (15.38%) RSA SecurID
3 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.69%) BYOD
4 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows XP
3 7 (26.92%) Apple iOS
4 6 (23.08%) Android
5 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
6 4 (15.38%) Mac OS X
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
7 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (7.69%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
9 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Migration
1 7 (26.92%) Service Delivery
2 6 (23.08%) Incident Management
2 6 (23.08%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) Change Management
3 5 (19.23%) Coaching
3 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
4 4 (15.38%) Service Management
4 4 (15.38%) Time Management
4 4 (15.38%) Workflow
5 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity Management
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.69%) Document Management
5 2 (7.69%) Security Patching
6 1 (3.85%) Facilities Management
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) MCP
2 2 (7.69%) MCSE
2 2 (7.69%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) Lotus
3 8 (30.77%) Citrix
4 7 (26.92%) IBM
5 6 (23.08%) MobileIron
6 3 (11.54%) Apple
6 3 (11.54%) Cisco
6 3 (11.54%) Dell
6 3 (11.54%) HP
6 3 (11.54%) LANDesk
7 2 (7.69%) Acronis
7 2 (7.69%) Avaya
7 2 (7.69%) iManage
7 2 (7.69%) Juniper
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle
7 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
7 2 (7.69%) Toshiba
8 1 (3.85%) Adobe
8 1 (3.85%) Kaseya
8 1 (3.85%) VMware
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
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