The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 93 93
Rank change year-on-year +18 0  
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 12 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.09% 1.01% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.25% 2.91% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £275 £550 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +307.40%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £185 £213 £232
% change year-on-year -12.94% -8.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.36 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -12.98% -  

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 Leeds with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 369 515 457
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 33.45% 34.75% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 342 344
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £324 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £565 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 12
Median hourly rate £12.18 £13.80 £11.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.74% +16.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.29 £10.75 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.80 £121.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in Leeds

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (69.23%) Android
4 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
5 7 (53.85%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (53.85%) Banking
5 7 (53.85%) Citrix
5 7 (53.85%) VPN
5 7 (53.85%) Cisco
5 7 (53.85%) BYOD
6 5 (38.46%) Finance
6 5 (38.46%) Mac OS
6 5 (38.46%) Lotus
6 5 (38.46%) IBM Notes
6 5 (38.46%) Coaching
7 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (30.77%) Reuters
7 4 (30.77%) Bloomberg
8 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
8 3 (23.08%) Retail
8 3 (23.08%) Retail Banking
8 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (23.08%) Eikon
9 2 (15.38%) AirWatch
9 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
9 2 (15.38%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
9 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 5 (38.46%) IBM Notes
2 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Eikon
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco IOS
1 7 (53.85%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) 3G
2 2 (15.38%) GPRS
2 2 (15.38%) GSM
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) LTE
2 2 (15.38%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (15.38%) SGSN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) Extranet
General
1 7 (53.85%) Banking
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Retail
3 3 (23.08%) Retail Banking
4 2 (15.38%) Electronics
4 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
4 2 (15.38%) Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
5 1 (7.69%) Law
5 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (46.15%) Support Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Desktop Support
4 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (23.08%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 3 (23.08%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 3 (23.08%) Deskside Support
5 3 (23.08%) Service Desk Support
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Support Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 2 (15.38%) Mac Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
7 1 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
7 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) BYOD
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Android
3 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
4 5 (38.46%) Mac OS
5 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
6 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
6 2 (15.38%) Unix
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Phone
6 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Coaching
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) Document Management
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) PHP
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
1 2 (15.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) AirWatch
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix
3 5 (38.46%) Lotus
4 4 (30.77%) Bloomberg
4 4 (30.77%) Reuters
5 2 (15.38%) MobileIron
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
6 1 (7.69%) Apple