Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 146 112
Rank change year-on-year +9 -34 +10
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 12 7 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.41% 0.22% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.42% 0.81% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 7
East Midlands median daily rate £128 £125 £111
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +12.61% -63.61%
10th Percentile £125 £123 £107
90th Percentile £130 £128 £211
England median daily rate £180 £165 £225
% change year-on-year +9.09% -26.67% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 11
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 - £14.00
10th Percentile £13.50 - £13.25
90th Percentile £16.50 - £20.00
England median hourly rate £18.55 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +23.67% -9.09% +3.13%

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 847 863 932
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 29.05% 27.22% 28.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 501 522 602
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £388 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.27% +3.21%
10th Percentile £225 £201 £213
90th Percentile £538 £523 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 49 35
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.94 £14.20 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.21% -5.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £10.30 £10.55 £11.55
90th Percentile £45.26 £52.50 £23.15
England median hourly rate £23.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +20.51% -2.50% +11.11%

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 22 July 2018. 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
Leicestershire - 9 £128 -
Lincolnshire - 2 - -
Derbyshire +6 1 £125 -
Blackberry
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) Citrix
2 10 (83.33%) Windows XP
2 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 10
2 10 (83.33%) Apple iOS
2 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 8
3 9 (75.00%) Migration
4 8 (66.67%) VPN
5 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (25.00%) Fat Client
6 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (25.00%) VBScript
6 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (25.00%) IBM Notes
6 3 (25.00%) HP
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (25.00%) Lotus
6 3 (25.00%) Thin Client
6 3 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
7 2 (16.67%) Office 365
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel

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 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (25.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) VPN
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Analyst
2 9 (75.00%) Support Analyst
3 7 (58.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (58.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (41.67%) Migration Analyst
5 4 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
5 4 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (33.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 4 (33.33%) Network Analyst
6 3 (25.00%) Network Support
6 3 (25.00%) Network Support Analyst
7 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
7 2 (16.67%) IT Support
7 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
8 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (8.33%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
8 1 (8.33%) First Line Help Desk Support
8 1 (8.33%) Project Analyst
8 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
8 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Apple iOS
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 10
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 8
2 10 (83.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Citrix
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Lotus