The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 70 93 84
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.66% 0.066% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.28% 0.21% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £114 £110 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.40% -63.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £174 £163
% change year-on-year
+14.94% +7.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -
Blackberry
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
263 471 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.71% 31.01% 24.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 210 173
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 6
Median hourly rate £52.00 £19.02 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.39% +65.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.51%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 10
4 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
4 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (55.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (55.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (55.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (55.56%) XenApp
4 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
4 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (55.56%) SCCM
4 5 (55.56%) SCOM
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) DHCP
4 5 (55.56%) DNS
4 5 (55.56%) Citrix
4 5 (55.56%) CA
4 5 (55.56%) Symantec
5 4 (44.44%) Finance

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 6 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DHCP
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) WinDbg
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) IT Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) IT Support
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Server Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (55.56%) XenApp
2 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) BitLocker
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) SCCM
1 5 (55.56%) SCOM
1 5 (55.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (55.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) CA
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 5 (55.56%) Symantec
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Mitel
3 2 (22.22%) Varonis
3 2 (22.22%) VMware