Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 85 66
Rank change year-on-year +30 -19 -21
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 12 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.44% 0.17% 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.12% 0.53% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £365 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.29% +114.71% -38.18%
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £294 £170
% change year-on-year +53.19% +72.79% -38.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £12.49
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £12.00 £12.00

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 291 375 339
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 34.93% 31.02% 33.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 255 220
South Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £425 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +10.75% +18.08%
10th Percentile £308 £225 £188
90th Percentile £607 £563 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 39
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £18.88 £12.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.25% +51.12% -16.73%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.98 £9.64
90th Percentile £41.03 £33.75 £26.60
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £13.81
% change year-on-year +10.34% +5.00% -4.76%

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in South Yorkshire

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Sheffield +27 12 £450 +23.29%
Blackberry
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) VPN
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 7 (58.33%) Android
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (50.00%) BYOD
4 6 (50.00%) Coaching
4 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco
5 5 (41.67%) IBM Notes
5 5 (41.67%) Citrix
5 5 (41.67%) Lotus
5 5 (41.67%) Mac OS
6 4 (33.33%) Banking
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (16.67%) Bomgar
8 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
8 2 (16.67%) WebEx
8 2 (16.67%) Samsung
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
8 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (16.67%) PDA

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) IBM Notes
2 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (16.67%) Acrobat
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (8.33%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) VPN
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (16.67%) Internet
3 2 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (16.67%) WebEx
General
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (33.33%) Desktop Support
3 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Deskside Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Mac Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Deskside Support
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (50.00%) BYOD
2 2 (16.67%) PDA
3 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 7 (58.33%) Android
4 5 (41.67%) Mac OS
5 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
7 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (16.67%) ITSM
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) DameWare
1 2 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) Lotus
4 2 (16.67%) Adobe
4 2 (16.67%) Bomgar
4 2 (16.67%) Remedy
4 2 (16.67%) Samsung
5 1 (8.33%) Apple
5 1 (8.33%) Bloomberg
5 1 (8.33%) Reuters