The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 67 78 53
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -25
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.44% 0.12% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.50% 0.43% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
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£388 - £213
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 - £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 - £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £213 £210 £250
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -16.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £94.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +3.12%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
266 232 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 28.94% 26.88% 30.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 115 102
Average daily rate £340 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £247 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Average hourly rate £65.00 £50.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +354.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £16.81 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.25 £94.00 £14.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Blackberry also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Blackberry.

1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Android
3 3 (27.27%) Time Management
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
3 3 (27.27%) Law
3 3 (27.27%) Legal
3 3 (27.27%) WorkSite
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) MS Office
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
3 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 2 (18.18%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
4 2 (18.18%) IBM Notes
4 2 (18.18%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Phone
4 2 (18.18%) User Experience
4 2 (18.18%) Lotus
4 2 (18.18%) webOS
4 2 (18.18%) iPhone

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Blackberry also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Blackberry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 3 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (27.27%) WorkSite
2 2 (18.18%) IBM Notes
2 2 (18.18%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
3 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Law
2 3 (27.27%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Service Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) UI Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) iPhone
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Android
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) webOS
4 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Time Management
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) Citrix
1 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Lotus