Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 172 180
Rank change year-on-year +12 +8 -35
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 26 36 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.60% 0.66% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.00% 2.06% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 10
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £300 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +76.47% -38.18%
10th Percentile £418 £125 £114
90th Percentile £483 £495 £396
England median daily rate £165 £200 £225
% change year-on-year -17.50% -11.11% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 18
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £12.00 £12.00
England median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% - -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1300 1750 1927
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 29.77% 31.96% 31.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 855 1086 1249
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £235
90th Percentile £563 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 62 121
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £13.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.28 £9.75
90th Percentile £29.21 £28.75 £28.00
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.03
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.46% +5.72%

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 18 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
West Yorkshire +6 14 - -
South Yorkshire +26 12 £450 +23.29%
Blackberry
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 24 (92.31%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (88.46%) Windows
3 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
4 18 (69.23%) Windows 7
5 17 (65.38%) VPN
6 16 (61.54%) Android
7 15 (57.69%) Cisco IOS
7 15 (57.69%) Cisco
8 14 (53.85%) Citrix
8 14 (53.85%) BYOD
9 13 (50.00%) Coaching
10 11 (42.31%) Lotus
10 11 (42.31%) IBM Notes
10 11 (42.31%) Mac OS
11 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (30.77%) Banking
13 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Excel
14 6 (23.08%) Incident Management
14 6 (23.08%) Remote Desktop
15 5 (19.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 5 (19.23%) Finance
16 4 (15.38%) SCCM
16 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
16 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
16 4 (15.38%) Office 365
17 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
17 3 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
17 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
17 3 (11.54%) ITIL
18 2 (7.69%) Windows 2000

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 11 (42.31%) IBM Notes
2 5 (19.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 24 (92.31%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (7.69%) Acrobat
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 2 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Eikon
1 2 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (65.38%) VPN
2 15 (57.69%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (23.08%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (7.69%) Internet
4 2 (7.69%) WebEx
General
1 8 (30.77%) Banking
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Law
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) 2nd Line Support
2 11 (42.31%) Support Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 8 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (26.92%) Desktop Support
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Engineer
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Support Engineer
6 6 (23.08%) Mac Engineer
7 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 2 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
8 2 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 2 (7.69%) Deskside Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Deskside Support
8 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
8 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
9 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Consultant
9 1 (3.85%) Citrix Support
9 1 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Integration Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) BYOD
2 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) PDA
4 1 (3.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) Windows 7
3 16 (61.54%) Android
4 11 (42.31%) Mac OS
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
5 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 2000
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Coaching
2 6 (23.08%) Incident Management
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
4 2 (7.69%) ITSM
4 2 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.85%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) DameWare
2 2 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 15 (57.69%) Cisco
3 14 (53.85%) Citrix
4 11 (42.31%) Lotus
5 2 (7.69%) Adobe
5 2 (7.69%) Bloomberg
5 2 (7.69%) Bomgar
5 2 (7.69%) Remedy
5 2 (7.69%) Reuters
5 2 (7.69%) Samsung
6 1 (3.85%) Apple