The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RIM Blackberry
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 42 33 42
Rank change year-on-year -9 +9  
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 1 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.29% 3.10% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% 9.62% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Median daily rate £160 £363 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.86% +90.78%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £275 £225
% change year-on-year -41.81% +22.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Swindon with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 98 104 101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 28.32% 32.20% 25.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 63 63
Median daily rate £436 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.06% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Median hourly rate £55.00 £19.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +189.47% +11.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in Swindon

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in Swindon

Blackberry
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Android

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 3 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Server Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Service Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Server Support
3 1 (33.33%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft