The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 27 June 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 West / Bristol
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 61 71
Rank change year-on-year -9 +10  
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 1 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.12% 0.94% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 3.60% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Median daily rate £165 £338 £101
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.11% +233.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £213 £236
% change year-on-year -17.64% -9.95%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -38.46%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.36 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -12.98% -  

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 Bristol with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 211 222 218
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 24.77% 26.15% 23.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 175 168
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 11
Median hourly rate £28.07 £32.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.63% +1.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.61 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in Bristol

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (40.00%) Law
4 2 (40.00%) Broadband
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Remedy
4 2 (40.00%) iPhone
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Software Distribution
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Hardware Maintenance
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Android
5 1 (20.00%) AS400
5 1 (20.00%) McAfee
5 1 (20.00%) BCP
5 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (20.00%) Legal
5 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Broadband
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (40.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) iPhone
2 1 (20.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (40.00%) Hardware Maintenance
1 2 (40.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (20.00%) BCP
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee