The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in Wakefield. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RIM Blackberry
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 8 6 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 2.50% 9.68% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.00% 30.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 Wakefield with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Wakefield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 10 10 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 25.00% 32.26% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Median daily rate £450 £325 £133
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% +145.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £10.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +40.77%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield 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 Wakefield

Blackberry
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy