The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 23 June 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
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 119 50
Rank change year-on-year +74 -69  
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 1 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.25% 0.43% 1.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 1.02% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £290 £280 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +6.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £215 £225 £232
% change year-on-year -4.44% -3.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £28.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +86.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -10.60% -  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 138 586 196
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 35.03% 41.74% 31.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 384 99
Median daily rate £355 £310 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.51% -8.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £217 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 48 16
Median hourly rate £19.63 £28.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.91% +86.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £16.15 £12.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £28.50 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.89% +19.73%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in Tyne and Wear

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in Tyne and Wear

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +74 1 £290 +3.57%
Blackberry
North East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) Trend Micro
1 5 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (100.00%) Skype
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 5 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) Messaging Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) Messaging Support
1 5 (100.00%) Support Consultant
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 5 (100.00%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Trend Micro