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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RIM Blackberry
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 81 75 77
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2  
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 6 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.60% 0.19% 0.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.85% 0.65% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £354 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 - £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 - £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £275 £225
% change year-on-year -41.81% +22.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £15.50 £12.63 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.77% -21.77%  
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 325 308 367
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 32.24% 29.53% 30.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 150 152
Median daily rate £396 £364 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.72% +8.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 10
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £16.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.53% -0.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £14.16 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 £36.30 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.45% +52.00%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in Buckinghamshire

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +3 6 £354 -
Blackberry
South East

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (66.67%) Office 365
4 5 (55.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
4 5 (55.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
4 5 (55.56%) Office Communications Server
4 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (44.44%) Change Management
5 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
6 3 (33.33%) Presales
6 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 3 (33.33%) Android
6 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 2 (22.22%) Wireless
7 2 (22.22%) VPN
7 2 (22.22%) MS Office
7 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 2 (22.22%) Linux
7 2 (22.22%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
7 2 (22.22%) ITIL V2

Blackberry
Top Related 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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (55.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (55.56%) Office Communications Server
2 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 5 (55.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Messaging Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Mobility Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Messaging Support
4 1 (11.11%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Android
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) Presales
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL V2
4 2 (22.22%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) AirWatch
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Aruba
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix