The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RIM Blackberry
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 21 - 31
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 2.27% - 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.00% - 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £210 - -
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 Guildford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 25 64 57
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 18.94% 43.54% 26.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 33 31
Median daily rate £388 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £185 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £571 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Median hourly rate £11.33 £13.47 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.85% -28.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in Guildford

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in Guildford

Blackberry
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (66.67%) IT Audit
2 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Service Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Service Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) IT Audit
2 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft