The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 28 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.

RIM Blackberry
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 131 121
Rank change year-on-year +12 -10  
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 2 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.094% 0.24% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.91% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £140 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -67.05%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £275 £225
% change year-on-year -41.81% +22.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 10
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 650 773 682
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 30.59% 26.96% 25.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 523 417
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 25 40
Median hourly rate £18.00 £15.75 £11.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +34.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £10.00 £9.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.24 £23.10 £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.22 £18.83
% change year-on-year -31.36% +44.56%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in Yorkshire

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in Yorkshire

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire +8 2 - -
Blackberry
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (66.67%) Legal
2 8 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 8 (66.67%) MS Office
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) Problem Management
3 7 (58.33%) iPhone
3 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (58.33%) iPad
3 7 (58.33%) ITSM
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) Android
6 1 (8.33%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (8.33%) Samsung
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Phone
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (8.33%) BYOD
6 1 (8.33%) Law
6 1 (8.33%) Banking
6 1 (8.33%) Document Management
6 1 (8.33%) VMware

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Extranet
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Service Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (58.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) iPad
1 7 (58.33%) iPhone
2 1 (8.33%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (8.33%) Android
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Phone
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 8 (66.67%) Problem Management
3 7 (58.33%) ITSM
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Document Management
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCP
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Remedy
2 1 (8.33%) Samsung
2 1 (8.33%) VMware