Period
to 19 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 - 29
Rank change year-on-year - +29 -3
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.78% - 2.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.55% - 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Northern Ireland median daily rate £143 - £80
10th Percentile £129 - £75
90th Percentile £146 - £81
UK median daily rate £190 £165 £225
% change year-on-year +14.98% -26.56% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +23.33% -9.09% +3.13%

Blackberry is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 194 340 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 50.13% 55.65% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 295 36
Northern Ireland median daily rate £432 £413 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.61% +30.95% +57.50%
10th Percentile £257 £307 £80
90th Percentile £538 £475 £544
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 6
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £37.25 £14.56 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +155.84% -11.76% -27.47%
10th Percentile £13.25 £14.56 £12.06
90th Percentile £40.45 £14.56 £20.38
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £20.59
% change year-on-year +4.88% -0.41% +10.05%

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Blackberry as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in Northern Ireland

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in Northern Ireland

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim - 3 £143 -
Blackberry
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Reuters
1 3 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) ION MarketView
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) SAN

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Specialist
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Reuters
2 1 (33.33%) Sun