The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RIM Blackberry
England / North East
Rank 76 - 58
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.56% - 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.69% - 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £290 - £100
UK excluding London median daily rate £149 £275 £225
% change year-on-year -45.90% +22.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
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 the North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 236 281 201
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 33.15% 32.37% 32.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 201 97
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.40% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 10
Median hourly rate £10.17 £18.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.52% +38.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.48 £12.51 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £38.30 £26.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -36.66% +62.16%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in the North East

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in the North East

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 4 £290 -
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 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 North East region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
1 7 (100.00%) Android
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (100.00%) Trend Micro
1 7 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 7 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 7 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (100.00%) Skype
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 7 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Messaging Support
2 6 (85.71%) Consultant
2 6 (85.71%) Messaging Consultant
2 6 (85.71%) Support Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Collaboration Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Android
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 7 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Trend Micro