The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. 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 / East Sussex
Rank - 34 44
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - 2.05% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 6.32% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £275 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £275 £225
% change year-on-year -41.81% +22.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 East Sussex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 59 95 88
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 28.50% 32.42% 28.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 60 50
Median daily rate £350 £334 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.86% -11.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £431 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Median hourly rate £11.00 £29.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.71% +87.30%  
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 East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in East Sussex

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in East Sussex