The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 28 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.

RIM Blackberry
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 35 28
Rank change year-on-year +1 -7  
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.39% 0.40% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.23% 1.37% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £300 - £245
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £275 £225
% change year-on-year -41.81% +22.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
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 Liverpool with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 81 73 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 31.89% 29.08% 31.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 62 46
Median daily rate £358 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +6.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £206 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £485 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Median hourly rate £11.33 £16.50 £51.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.33% -68.06%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.22 £18.83
% change year-on-year -31.36% +44.56%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in Liverpool

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in Liverpool

Blackberry
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool

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

1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Mobility Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft