Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 97 104
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7 -17
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 10 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.51% 0.59% 0.058%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.93% 1.85% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Bristol median daily rate £168 £239 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.77% - -
South West median daily rate £168 £244 £225
% change year-on-year -31.42% +8.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Bristol median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -38.46% +18.18%
10th Percentile £12.15 £10.50 £18.75
90th Percentile £14.85 £12.00 £20.25
South West median hourly rate £14.25 £13.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +9.62% -33.33% +18.18%

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 Bristol with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 519 540 497
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 26.49% 31.97% 28.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 418 372
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £201 £237 £213
90th Percentile £538 £564 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 29 16
Bristol median hourly rate £16.25 £24.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.67% +32.43% +12.12%
10th Percentile £12.08 £12.00 £12.81
90th Percentile £57.63 £46.70 £44.50
South West median hourly rate £38.25 £26.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +44.34% -32.05% +20.00%

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

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 20 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (90.00%) ITIL
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) Law
4 5 (50.00%) Legal
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (40.00%) iPhone
5 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (40.00%) Smartphone
5 4 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (30.00%) SLA
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) Android
7 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
7 2 (20.00%) Ticket Management
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (20.00%) iPad
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (20.00%) Time Management
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 1 (10.00%) Citrix
8 1 (10.00%) VPN
8 1 (10.00%) SCCM
8 1 (10.00%) Firewall
8 1 (10.00%) Wireless
8 1 (10.00%) XenApp
8 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop

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 4 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
General
1 5 (50.00%) Law
1 5 (50.00%) Legal
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Service Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) iPhone
1 4 (40.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (20.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Android
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
2 2 (20.00%) Ticket Management
2 2 (20.00%) Time Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix