The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 24 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 106 110
Rank change year-on-year +19 +4  
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 13 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.92% 0.83% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.97% 2.41% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £275 £550 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +307.40%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £215 £213 £232
% change year-on-year +1.17% -8.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £10.88 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -12.12% -  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 437 706 631
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 30.99% 34.41% 29.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 451 442
Median daily rate £400 £413 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +14.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £555 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 19
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -21.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.67 £10.66 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £17.08 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in West Yorkshire

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in West Yorkshire

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Leeds +17 11 £275 -50.00%
Wakefield 0 2 - -
Blackberry
Yorkshire

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

1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (53.33%) Android
5 7 (46.67%) Citrix
6 6 (40.00%) VPN
6 6 (40.00%) Cisco
6 6 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (40.00%) Banking
6 6 (40.00%) BYOD
7 5 (33.33%) Coaching
7 5 (33.33%) Finance
7 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
8 4 (26.67%) SCCM
8 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
8 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
8 4 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (26.67%) Lotus
8 4 (26.67%) ITIL
8 4 (26.67%) IBM Notes
8 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (26.67%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (26.67%) Mac OS
8 4 (26.67%) Office 365
9 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
9 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (20.00%) Reuters
9 3 (20.00%) Bloomberg

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 4 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (26.67%) IBM Notes
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Eikon
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (40.00%) VPN
2 4 (26.67%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (13.33%) 3G
3 2 (13.33%) GPRS
3 2 (13.33%) GSM
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) LTE
3 2 (13.33%) SGSN
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) Extranet
4 1 (6.67%) Internet
4 1 (6.67%) Intranet
General
1 6 (40.00%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Electronics
3 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) Law
4 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 6 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (13.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Deskside Support
5 2 (13.33%) Mac Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
5 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Support
6 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) BYOD
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (53.33%) Android
4 4 (26.67%) Mac OS
5 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
6 2 (13.33%) Unix
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Phone
6 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Coaching
1 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.67%) Document Management
4 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) PHP
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (13.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) Lotus
5 3 (20.00%) Bloomberg
5 3 (20.00%) Reuters
6 2 (13.33%) MobileIron
6 2 (13.33%) SAP
7 1 (6.67%) Apple
7 1 (6.67%) Remedy