The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 27 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 54 43
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.61% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £140 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £275 £225
% change year-on-year -41.81% +22.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 148 163 125
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 32.10% 30.41% 30.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 116 77
Median daily rate £425 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £700 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £12.51 £20.00 £9.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.47% +111.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.57 £17.60 £8.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.28 £20.00 £20.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in South Yorkshire

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in South Yorkshire

Blackberry
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) BYOD
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Samsung
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) BYOD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Samsung