Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 72 40
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland - 0.69% 1.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.26% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Northern Ireland median daily rate - £400 £80
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +398.44% -
UK median daily rate £190 £160 £200
% change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +14.75% -7.58% -

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 158 318 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 40.10% 54.92% 29.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 266 60
Northern Ireland median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £266 £311 £238
90th Percentile £488 £538 £523
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 10
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £39.50 £22.50 £13.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.56% +65.14% +0.93%
10th Percentile £9.06 £15.55 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.10 £33.05 £17.68
UK median hourly rate £20.25 £20.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.98% +3.28% +5.10%

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