The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
UK / Wales
Rank - - 64
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales - - 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.04%
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 Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 176 170 192
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 24.96% 25.04% 26.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 121 115
Median daily rate £375 £331 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.20% +1.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £469 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 13
Median hourly rate £32.50 £19.81 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.03% +32.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.56 £16.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £29.65 £34.50
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 Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in Wales

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in Wales

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

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 Wales region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Local Government
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Support
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) arcserve
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec