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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 138 107 109
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +2
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 28 47 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.88% 1.38% 1.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.18% 3.42% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 47
Median daily rate £175 £189 £222
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.28% -14.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £106 £145 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £343 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £170 £165
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 17
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +30.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -
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
1283 1374 2160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.54% 40.25% 37.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 963 1056 1675
Median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 35
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +31.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £12.60 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £28.00 £22.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 33 (71.74%) Windows
2 26 (56.52%) MS Office
3 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (39.13%) Windows 7
5 17 (36.96%) ITIL
6 15 (32.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 15 (32.61%) Finance
6 15 (32.61%) Android
7 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
8 11 (23.91%) iPhone
8 11 (23.91%) Banking
9 10 (21.74%) Citrix
9 10 (21.74%) Windows XP
9 10 (21.74%) MS Exchange
10 9 (19.57%) iPad
11 8 (17.39%) Apple iOS
11 8 (17.39%) Apple
12 7 (15.22%) Reuters
12 7 (15.22%) Bloomberg
12 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (15.22%) Law
13 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (13.04%) JSON
14 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2007
14 5 (10.87%) Mac OS
14 5 (10.87%) MOS
14 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
14 5 (10.87%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (10.87%) Java

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 15 (32.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (21.74%) MS Exchange
3 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.35%) IBM Domino
6 2 (4.35%) IBM Notes
6 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
7 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.17%) GroupWise
7 1 (2.17%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 26 (56.52%) MS Office
2 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Faxination
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Mimecast
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) VPN
1 4 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (4.35%) 3G
2 2 (4.35%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) HTTP
2 2 (4.35%) Internet
2 2 (4.35%) IP Telephony
2 2 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (4.35%) SMTP
2 2 (4.35%) SSL
2 2 (4.35%) VoIP
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (2.17%) DNS
3 1 (2.17%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.17%) NAS
3 1 (2.17%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.35%) eggPlant
2 2 (4.35%) Fiddler
2 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.35%) Selenium
2 2 (4.35%) WebDriver
2 2 (4.35%) Xcode
3 1 (2.17%) Appium
3 1 (2.17%) Calabash
General
1 15 (32.61%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Banking
3 7 (15.22%) Law
4 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.35%) Legal
6 1 (2.17%) Advertising
6 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Desktop Support
2 12 (26.09%) Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Support Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (15.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 7 (15.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (15.22%) Desktop Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Service Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Service Desk Support
6 5 (10.87%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 5 (10.87%) Help Desk Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Help Desk Support
6 5 (10.87%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Support Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) JSON
2 4 (8.70%) Ajax
2 4 (8.70%) Backbone.js
2 4 (8.70%) CSS
2 4 (8.70%) CSS3
2 4 (8.70%) Dojo
2 4 (8.70%) Ember.js
2 4 (8.70%) HTML
2 4 (8.70%) HTML5
2 4 (8.70%) jQuery
3 2 (4.35%) Gherkin
3 2 (4.35%) XML
4 1 (2.17%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (2.17%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) iPhone
2 9 (19.57%) iPad
3 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.70%) Fat Client
4 4 (8.70%) Thin Client
5 3 (6.52%) Clustering
6 2 (4.35%) BYOD
6 2 (4.35%) Hedge funds
6 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.17%) CLARiiON
7 1 (2.17%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
7 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
7 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 33 (71.74%) Windows
2 18 (39.13%) Windows 7
3 15 (32.61%) Android
4 10 (21.74%) Windows XP
5 8 (17.39%) Apple iOS
6 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (10.87%) Mac OS
8 4 (8.70%) webOS
8 4 (8.70%) Windows Phone
8 4 (8.70%) Windows Phone 7
9 3 (6.52%) Mac OS X
9 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
10 2 (4.35%) Unix
10 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
10 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
11 1 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) ITIL
2 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.87%) Coaching
4 4 (8.70%) Front End Development
4 4 (8.70%) MVC
4 4 (8.70%) Web Development
5 3 (6.52%) BDD
5 3 (6.52%) Migration
5 3 (6.52%) OO
5 3 (6.52%) OOP
5 3 (6.52%) Test Automation
6 2 (4.35%) Agile Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (4.35%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.35%) Scrum
6 2 (4.35%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.17%) Data Entry
7 1 (2.17%) Investment Management
7 1 (2.17%) Open Source
7 1 (2.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) Java
2 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.35%) Apple Swift
4 1 (2.17%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (10.87%) MOS
2 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.17%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) MCSA
4 1 (2.17%) MCSE
System Software
1 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) DameWare
2 2 (4.35%) SCCM
2 2 (4.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.17%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (2.17%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) Citrix
3 8 (17.39%) Apple
4 7 (15.22%) Bloomberg
4 7 (15.22%) Reuters
5 3 (6.52%) VMware
6 2 (4.35%) Altiris
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco
6 2 (4.35%) Clearswift
6 2 (4.35%) FactSet
6 2 (4.35%) Fidessa
6 2 (4.35%) HP
6 2 (4.35%) Lotus
6 2 (4.35%) Remedy
6 2 (4.35%) Symantec
7 1 (2.17%) EMC
7 1 (2.17%) IronPort
7 1 (2.17%) Juniper
7 1 (2.17%) NetApp
7 1 (2.17%) Postini