The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 154 133 124
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -9
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 11 65 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 1.18% 1.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 3.18% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 47 43
Median daily rate £230 £260 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £163 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £460 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £225 £185
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +21.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 15
Median hourly rate £26.50 £17.87 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.33% -14.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -17.64%
Blackberry
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1291 2043 2434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.00% 37.23% 38.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1050 1562 1818
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 31 38
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.56 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £69.40 £45.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -6.74%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Blackberry as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Blackberry across the City of London region.

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Blackberry
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Blackberry Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry across the City of London region.

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 48 (90.57%) Windows
2 34 (64.15%) Windows 7
3 29 (54.72%) Finance
4 28 (52.83%) MS Office
4 28 (52.83%) Active Directory
5 24 (45.28%) Citrix
5 24 (45.28%) ITIL
6 19 (35.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (33.96%) SCCM
8 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (30.19%) MCSE
10 14 (26.42%) MCP
10 14 (26.42%) XenApp
10 14 (26.42%) Apple iOS
11 13 (24.53%) MCDST
12 12 (22.64%) Windows 2000 Server
13 11 (20.75%) Reuters
13 11 (20.75%) Bloomberg
14 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
14 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
14 10 (18.87%) Android
15 9 (16.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 8 (15.09%) HP
16 8 (15.09%) Video Conferencing
17 7 (13.21%) Banking
17 7 (13.21%) VMware
18 6 (11.32%) Dell
18 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
18 6 (11.32%) WebEx

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 9 (16.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.66%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.89%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 28 (52.83%) MS Office
2 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) WebEx
2 3 (5.66%) Internet
2 3 (5.66%) LAN
2 3 (5.66%) Skype
3 2 (3.77%) SAN
3 2 (3.77%) VPN
3 2 (3.77%) WAN
4 1 (1.89%) 3G
4 1 (1.89%) DNS
4 1 (1.89%) Firewall
4 1 (1.89%) GoToMeeting
4 1 (1.89%) Intranet
4 1 (1.89%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.89%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.89%) PuTTY
4 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Appium
1 3 (5.66%) Calabash
1 3 (5.66%) Cucumber
1 3 (5.66%) JBehave
1 3 (5.66%) JIRA
1 3 (5.66%) Zephyr
2 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.77%) SoapUI
2 2 (3.77%) Xcode
3 1 (1.89%) eggPlant
3 1 (1.89%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.89%) JUnit
3 1 (1.89%) Selenium
3 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (54.72%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Law
4 3 (5.66%) Legal
4 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.77%) Front Office
5 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Retail
6 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (45.28%) Analyst
2 21 (39.62%) Desktop Support
3 14 (26.42%) Support Analyst
4 9 (16.98%) Desktop Analyst
4 9 (16.98%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (13.21%) Citrix Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) Citrix Support
5 7 (13.21%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) Support Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Service Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 4 (7.55%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Desktop Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Desktop Support Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Support Manager
8 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) Gherkin
1 1 (1.89%) Java EE
1 1 (1.89%) JSON
1 1 (1.89%) REST
1 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (11.32%) iPad
3 5 (9.43%) iPhone
4 4 (7.55%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.66%) BYOD
5 3 (5.66%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (5.66%) NHS
6 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.77%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.89%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.89%) Handset
7 1 (1.89%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.89%) PDA
7 1 (1.89%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.89%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.89%) Social Network
7 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (90.57%) Windows
2 34 (64.15%) Windows 7
3 19 (35.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (26.42%) Apple iOS
6 12 (22.64%) Windows 2000 Server
7 10 (18.87%) Android
8 5 (9.43%) Windows XP
9 4 (7.55%) Windows 10
9 4 (7.55%) Windows Server
10 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.89%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.89%) Unix
11 1 (1.89%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) ITIL
2 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (9.43%) Incident Management
2 5 (9.43%) Scrum
3 4 (7.55%) Document Management
3 4 (7.55%) Test Automation
4 3 (5.66%) Agile Testing
4 3 (5.66%) BDD
4 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
4 3 (5.66%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (5.66%) Project Management
4 3 (5.66%) Regression Testing
5 2 (3.77%) Automated Testing
5 2 (3.77%) Change Management
5 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.77%) CRM
5 2 (3.77%) OO
5 2 (3.77%) OOP
5 2 (3.77%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.66%) Java
3 2 (3.77%) SQL
4 1 (1.89%) Apple Swift
4 1 (1.89%) C#
4 1 (1.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) MCSE
1 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (26.42%) MCP
3 13 (24.53%) MCDST
4 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.89%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.89%) CCNA
5 1 (1.89%) CCNP
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.89%) ISEB
5 1 (1.89%) MCSA
5 1 (1.89%) MCTS
5 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (52.83%) Active Directory
2 14 (26.42%) XenApp
3 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.66%) Xen
5 2 (3.77%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.89%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (33.96%) SCCM
2 2 (3.77%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.89%) Casper Suite
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.89%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.89%) SCOM
3 1 (1.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) Citrix
2 11 (20.75%) Bloomberg
2 11 (20.75%) Reuters
3 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
4 8 (15.09%) HP
5 7 (13.21%) VMware
6 6 (11.32%) Dell
6 6 (11.32%) Polycom
7 4 (7.55%) Cisco
8 3 (5.66%) iManage
8 3 (5.66%) Intel Security
9 2 (3.77%) Altiris
9 2 (3.77%) Apple
9 2 (3.77%) eSpeed
9 2 (3.77%) Symantec
10 1 (1.89%) Brocade
10 1 (1.89%) Interwoven
10 1 (1.89%) Lotus
10 1 (1.89%) Sage
10 1 (1.89%) Siemens
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