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 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 100 103 106
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3  
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 2 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.15% 0.36% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 1.34% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £275 £225
% change year-on-year -41.81% +22.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 431 523 428
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 31.60% 27.04% 23.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 354 259
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 29
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.13 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.76% +8.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £11.25 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.24 £21.25 £30.00
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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 25 March 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 +6 1 - -
Wakefield -2 1 - -
Blackberry
Yorkshire

Blackberry
Top 25 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 8 (88.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
1 8 (88.89%) MS Office
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows XP
1 8 (88.89%) Problem Management
1 8 (88.89%) Legal
2 7 (77.78%) ITSM
2 7 (77.78%) iPhone
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
2 7 (77.78%) iPad
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Intranet
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) Extranet
3 1 (11.11%) Remedy
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
3 1 (11.11%) Law
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (11.11%) Document Management
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management

Blackberry
Top Related 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 8 (88.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Extranet
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
1 8 (88.89%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
2 8 (88.89%) Service Analyst
2 8 (88.89%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (77.78%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) iPad
1 7 (77.78%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows XP
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
1 8 (88.89%) Problem Management
2 7 (77.78%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Document Management
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy