Period
to 16 October 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in Chester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 6 months to 16 October 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 40
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester - - 0.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median daily rate - - -
Cheshire median daily rate £150 £140 -
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Chester median hourly rate - - £16.84
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £17.00

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 Chester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 70 73 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 29.54% 21.47% 36.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 59 85
Chester median daily rate £340 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% - +39.13%
10th Percentile £264 £235 £304
90th Percentile £486 £530 £513
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £405 £410
% change year-on-year -7.41% -1.22% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Chester median hourly rate £14.36 £20.78 £16.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.88% +26.51% -2.46%
10th Percentile £11.30 £16.22 £14.14
90th Percentile £16.93 £20.96 £28.88
Cheshire median hourly rate £27.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% +23.53% +6.25%

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in Chester

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in Chester