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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RIM Blackberry
London / City of London
Rank 134 110 128
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +18
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 19 37 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.65% 1.16% 1.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.83% 3.04% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 29
Median daily rate £141 £213 £178
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.52% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £106 £158 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £418 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £149 £174 £225
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -22.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 14
Median hourly rate £21.75 £15.00 £19.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -21.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £16.84 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-22.80% +2.06%

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
1038 1219 1934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.29% 38.30% 37.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 797 941 1512
Median daily rate £520 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 27 32
Median hourly rate £20.38 £18.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.13% +3.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.92 £12.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £31.12 £25.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +25.22%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 32 (76.19%) Windows
2 29 (69.05%) MS Office
3 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
4 21 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 15 (35.71%) Finance
6 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 12 (28.57%) Citrix
8 10 (23.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 10 (23.81%) iPad
8 10 (23.81%) iPhone
9 9 (21.43%) Android
10 8 (19.05%) Apple
10 8 (19.05%) ITIL
10 8 (19.05%) Windows XP
10 8 (19.05%) Banking
11 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
11 7 (16.67%) Law
11 7 (16.67%) Coaching
11 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (14.29%) MOS
13 5 (11.90%) Apple iOS
13 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
14 4 (9.52%) CSS
14 4 (9.52%) HTML
14 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
14 4 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (9.52%) MVC
14 4 (9.52%) Backbone.js
14 4 (9.52%) CSS3

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 10 (23.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.38%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (69.05%) MS Office
2 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (7.14%) VPN
3 2 (4.76%) 3G
3 2 (4.76%) HTTP
3 2 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (4.76%) SSL
3 2 (4.76%) VoIP
3 2 (4.76%) Wireless
4 1 (2.38%) Broadband
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Banking
3 7 (16.67%) Law
4 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.76%) Legal
4 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Desktop Support
2 12 (28.57%) Analyst
3 11 (26.19%) Support Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) 1st Line Support
4 9 (21.43%) Help Desk Support
4 9 (21.43%) Service Desk Support
5 8 (19.05%) Desktop Engineer
5 8 (19.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 8 (19.05%) Service Analyst
5 8 (19.05%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 7 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
6 7 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
7 6 (14.29%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 6 (14.29%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
7 6 (14.29%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 6 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
7 6 (14.29%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) Ajax
1 4 (9.52%) Backbone.js
1 4 (9.52%) CSS
1 4 (9.52%) CSS3
1 4 (9.52%) Dojo
1 4 (9.52%) Ember.js
1 4 (9.52%) HTML
1 4 (9.52%) HTML5
1 4 (9.52%) jQuery
1 4 (9.52%) JSON
2 1 (2.38%) HTML5 Canvas
2 1 (2.38%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) iPad
1 10 (23.81%) iPhone
2 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Fat Client
3 3 (7.14%) Thin Client
4 2 (4.76%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.38%) BYOD
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.38%) NHS
5 1 (2.38%) PDA
5 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 32 (76.19%) Windows
2 21 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (21.43%) Android
4 8 (19.05%) Windows XP
5 5 (11.90%) Apple iOS
6 4 (9.52%) Mac OS
6 4 (9.52%) webOS
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Phone
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Phone 7
7 3 (7.14%) Windows 10
7 3 (7.14%) Windows 8
7 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) ITIL
2 7 (16.67%) Coaching
3 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.52%) Front End Development
3 4 (9.52%) MVC
3 4 (9.52%) Web Development
4 2 (4.76%) Change Control
4 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.76%) Investment Management
4 2 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.38%) Email Management
5 1 (2.38%) Graceful Degradation
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile Development
5 1 (2.38%) Network Management
5 1 (2.38%) Prototyping
5 1 (2.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (2.38%) Time Management
5 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.38%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) MOS
2 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.38%) MCP
4 1 (2.38%) MCSA
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) DameWare
1 2 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.38%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (2.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (28.57%) Citrix
3 8 (19.05%) Apple
4 3 (7.14%) VMware
5 2 (4.76%) Altiris
5 2 (4.76%) Bloomberg
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco
5 2 (4.76%) Reuters
6 1 (2.38%) Clearswift
6 1 (2.38%) Dell
6 1 (2.38%) HP
6 1 (2.38%) Remedy
6 1 (2.38%) Symantec
6 1 (2.38%) Toshiba
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