Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 6 months to 18 November 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 161 148
Rank change year-on-year +10 -13 +5
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 10 11 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.25% 0.26% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% 0.87% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 10
Berkshire median daily rate - £225 £174
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +29.50% -56.56%
South East median daily rate £223 £198 £225
% change year-on-year +12.66% -12.22% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 7
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £20.81 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.94% +18.93% +62.79%
10th Percentile £11.25 £18.81 £14.45
90th Percentile £19.80 £22.77 £18.75
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year -1.64% +1.67% -6.25%

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

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1319 1260 1473
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 32.35% 29.40% 29.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 674 632 805
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £221 £225 £210
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 71 63
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.48 £19.63 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.93% -1.88% +12.68%
10th Percentile £10.44 £12.25 £11.99
90th Percentile £38.00 £48.75 £43.75
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.68 £19.50
% change year-on-year -15.54% +21.44% +15.66%

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Blackberry as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in Berkshire

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in Berkshire

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in Berkshire

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 6 - - 1
Reading +6 4 - -
Blackberry
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (40.00%) Retail
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (40.00%) SLA
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) NHS
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (20.00%) Android
5 2 (20.00%) iPhone
5 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (20.00%) Information Management
5 2 (20.00%) Release Management
5 2 (20.00%) Veeam

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) IBM Domino
3 1 (10.00%) Quickr
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Server Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Domino Support
4 1 (10.00%) Messaging Support
4 1 (10.00%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) iPhone
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Android
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (20.00%) Information Management
4 2 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
4 2 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (20.00%) Release Management
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Veeam
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) IronPort
3 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow