The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

RIM Blackberry
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 46
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - - 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £145
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £275 £225
% change year-on-year -41.81% +22.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.06% +17.85%  

Blackberry is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 87 73 82
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 30.74% 23.47% 19.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 41 65
Median daily rate £384 £400 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.06% -10.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £590 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Median hourly rate £18.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.00% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.41% +43.24%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Blackberry as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in Bedfordshire

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Blackberry in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in Bedfordshire

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM