The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RIM Blackberry
Rank - 35 49
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 0 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - 3.35% 1.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 11.28% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £275 £225
% change year-on-year -41.81% +22.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 6
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.25 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -13.63% +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 Essex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 184 133 122
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 43.50% 29.69% 27.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 70 60
Median daily rate £335 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.25% +18.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £690 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 19
Median hourly rate £36.00 £16.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.18% -48.59%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.85 £12.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £29.00 £18.83
% change year-on-year -33.62% +54.05%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in Essex

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in Essex
Brentwood, Essex
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £13 - £15 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago