The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 22 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 East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 71 85
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - 0.31% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.10% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £215 £225 £232
% change year-on-year -4.44% -3.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -36.81%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -10.60% -  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 267 272 443
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 26.33% 28.39% 36.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 142 217
Median daily rate £375 £440 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.77% +23.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £275 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.02% +3.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 22
Median hourly rate £15.00 £10.24 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.55% -41.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £9.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £25.15 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £18.69
% change year-on-year +9.89% +21.72%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in Buckinghamshire

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Office Communications Server
2 5 (83.33%) Skype for Business
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Presales
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
6 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (16.67%) Citrix

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (83.33%) Office Communications Server
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (83.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Messaging Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Messaging Support
4 1 (16.67%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (50.00%) Presales
4 2 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix