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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 88 78 77
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 4 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.28% 0.62% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 2.69% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 2
Median daily rate £116 £115 £114
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.08% +1.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £107 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £125 £125
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £190 £188
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
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
482 334 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.23% 22.88% 24.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 187 183
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £201 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 12
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +56.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.24 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+20.64% -8.82%

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 29 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) MS Exchange
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
1 10 (90.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 10 (90.91%) Windows 7
2 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (81.82%) SCCM
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) ITIL
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (54.55%) Windows 10
5 6 (54.55%) Symantec
5 6 (54.55%) Skype for Business
5 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
6 5 (45.45%) SCOM
6 5 (45.45%) Problem Management
6 5 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (45.45%) XenApp
6 5 (45.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 5 (45.45%) Citrix
6 5 (45.45%) VMware
6 5 (45.45%) Clustering
7 4 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
7 4 (36.36%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (27.27%) MS Office
8 3 (27.27%) Cisco
9 2 (18.18%) assyst

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 10 (90.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 10 (90.91%) MS Exchange
2 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (54.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Broadband
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) IT Support
2 5 (45.45%) Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) IT Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) Active Directory Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Active Directory Support
3 3 (27.27%) Active Directory Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) IT Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Systems Support
3 3 (27.27%) Systems Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Windows 7
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) Windows 10
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Problem Management
2 5 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) SCCM
2 5 (45.45%) SCOM
2 5 (45.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Symantec
3 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco