Period
to 23 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 77 101
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 0 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - 1.09% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.23% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 0
Cheshire median daily rate - £325 -
North West median daily rate £125 £230 £150
% change year-on-year -45.65% +53.33% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £22.50
North West median hourly rate £15.69 £18.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year -14.03% +4.29% -11.39%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 348 434 655
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 27.71% 33.77% 32.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 296 422
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £209 £174 £275
90th Percentile £575 £661 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 24
Cheshire median hourly rate £27.00 £19.66 £17.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.33% +13.44% +2.91%
10th Percentile £18.41 £11.25 £13.39
90th Percentile £45.38 £50.25 £26.38
North West median hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +31.25% -8.57% +6.06%

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in Cheshire

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in Cheshire

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in Cheshire