Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 147 163
Rank change year-on-year +5 +16 -30
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 12 24 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.40% 0.67% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.33% 2.03% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
West Yorkshire median daily rate - £219 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -29.44% +138.46%
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £294 £170
% change year-on-year +53.19% +72.79% -38.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £12.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -37.95%
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £12.00 £12.00

Blackberry is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 901 1185 1375
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 29.84% 33.25% 31.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 624 731 903
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £263
90th Percentile £552 £563 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 32 65
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% - -
10th Percentile £10.05 £9.92 £9.60
90th Percentile £22.43 £24.17 £43.45
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £13.81
% change year-on-year +10.34% +5.00% -4.76%

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Blackberry as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +1 10 - -
Wakefield -3 2 - -
Blackberry
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (66.67%) VPN
4 8 (66.67%) Cisco
4 8 (66.67%) Citrix
4 8 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
4 8 (66.67%) Android
5 7 (58.33%) BYOD
6 6 (50.00%) Coaching
6 6 (50.00%) Mac OS
6 6 (50.00%) Lotus
6 6 (50.00%) IBM Notes
7 3 (25.00%) Office 365
7 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (25.00%) SCCM
7 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (25.00%) Banking
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (16.67%) ITIL
8 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
9 1 (8.33%) Eikon
9 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management

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 6 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
1 8 (66.67%) VPN
2 3 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
General
1 3 (25.00%) Banking
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 3 (25.00%) Desktop Support
4 3 (25.00%) Mac Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
6 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
6 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix Support
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Deskside Support
6 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Support
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) BYOD
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (66.67%) Android
4 6 (50.00%) Mac OS
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Coaching
2 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Citrix
3 6 (50.00%) Lotus
4 1 (8.33%) Bloomberg
4 1 (8.33%) Reuters