Period
to 22 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 6 months to 22 October 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +41
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.36% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median daily rate - - -
West Midlands median daily rate £305 £113 £240
% change year-on-year +171.11% -53.13% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate £13.50 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.25 £14.53 £12.00
% change year-on-year +4.99% +21.04% -24.05%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 117 81 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 41.79% 34.03% 27.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 57 68
Staffordshire median daily rate £370 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +7.69% -10.65%
10th Percentile £275 £167 £130
90th Percentile £456 £433 £450
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +3.23% - +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 4
Staffordshire median hourly rate £21.00 £10.30 £22.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +103.88% -54.43% +67.43%
10th Percentile £13.50 £10.30 £12.80
90th Percentile £43.10 £37.50 £41.55
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £15.64 £15.46
% change year-on-year +1.34% +1.15% -12.89%

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in Staffordshire

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in Staffordshire

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in Staffordshire

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Stafford - 1 - -
Blackberry
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wyse
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Virtualisation

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Wyse