Period
to 17 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 6 months to 17 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
England > South West
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 195 171
Rank change year-on-year 0 -24 +21
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 16 7 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.29% 0.13% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.09% 0.46% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 13
South West median daily rate £190 £185 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% -45.19% +50.00%
10th Percentile £180 £162 £134
90th Percentile £200 £195 £588
England median daily rate £188 £165 £230
% change year-on-year +13.64% -28.26% -14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 9
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.63% -14.29% -19.23%
England 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 the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,466 1,524 1,766
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.63% 28.00% 30.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 882 941 1,170
South West median daily rate £416 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.06% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 81 121
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +18.57% -3.85%
10th Percentile £16.82 £12.79 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £46.20
England median hourly rate £21.90 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +9.50% - +8.11%

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Blackberry as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in the South West

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in the South West

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in the South West

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 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
Wiltshire +16 7 - -
Bristol -15 6 - -
Devon - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £190 -
Blackberry
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 South West region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (68.75%) Windows 7
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
4 8 (50.00%) Office 365
4 8 (50.00%) HP
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (50.00%) LAN
4 8 (50.00%) WAN
4 8 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (43.75%) Micro Focus
5 7 (43.75%) Linux
5 7 (43.75%) Novell
5 7 (43.75%) ZENworks
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (43.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (43.75%) Android
6 6 (37.50%) ITIL
7 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
7 5 (31.25%) Smartphone
8 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
9 2 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (12.50%) iPad
9 2 (12.50%) iPhone
9 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (12.50%) Broadband
9 2 (12.50%) Microsoft

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 8 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Office 365
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) LAN
1 8 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) Broadband
2 2 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Desktop Support
2 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) IT Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) IT Support
4 3 (18.75%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior IT Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior IT Support
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Smartphone
2 2 (12.50%) iPad
2 2 (12.50%) iPhone
2 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows 7
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
4 7 (43.75%) Android
4 7 (43.75%) Linux
4 7 (43.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (6.25%) MCDST
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) MOS
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) HP
2 7 (43.75%) Micro Focus
2 7 (43.75%) Novell
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Canon
4 1 (6.25%) Mitel
4 1 (6.25%) Polycom