Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 135 111
Rank change year-on-year -10 -24 -2
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 4 16 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.49% 1.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 1.87% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 7
East Midlands median daily rate £125 £124 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.81% -17.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £123 £93 £107
90th Percentile £128 £135 £326
England median daily rate £165 £200 £220
% change year-on-year -17.50% -9.09% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 26
East Midlands median hourly rate £10.12 £20.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.40% +37.93% +7.41%
England median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% - -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 856 857 907
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 26.86% 26.38% 28.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 534 502
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +8.84% +5.00%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £200
90th Percentile £538 £575 £495
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 31 64
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.15 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.28% +17.65% +9.11%
10th Percentile £10.29 £11.25 £11.87
90th Percentile £50.38 £60.00 £40.33
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.08
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.17% +6.00%

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Blackberry as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in the East Midlands

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in the East Midlands

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in the East Midlands

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire -6 2 £125 +0.81%
Northamptonshire +9 1 - -
Leicestershire -7 1 - -
Blackberry
England

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Lotus
2 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (50.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) BlackBerry Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) PDA
2 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Lotus
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft