The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 118 131 115
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 5 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 0.37% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 1.23% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 11
Median daily rate £275 £323 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.92% +193.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £300 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £388 £130
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £235 £180
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +30.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -15.15%
Blackberry
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
794 976 774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 36.14% 30.23% 27.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 470 427
Median daily rate £345 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £225 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 32 24
Median hourly rate £40.00 £18.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.21% +17.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £12.35 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £47.36 £38.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Blackberry
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Blackberry Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +7 3 £193 -48.66% 1
Edinburgh +13 1 £350 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
Blackberry
UK

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 14 (93.33%) MS Exchange
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (80.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (73.33%) Windows
5 10 (66.67%) Citrix
6 9 (60.00%) ITIL
6 9 (60.00%) SCCM
6 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (53.33%) SCOM
7 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (53.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 8 (53.33%) DHCP
7 8 (53.33%) DNS
7 8 (53.33%) SQL
7 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
7 8 (53.33%) CA
7 8 (53.33%) Symantec
8 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
10 5 (33.33%) VMware
10 5 (33.33%) Clustering
10 5 (33.33%) SAN
10 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 5 (33.33%) Skype for Business
10 5 (33.33%) XenApp
10 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (33.33%) Windows Server

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 14 (93.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (80.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (33.33%) Skype for Business
5 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (13.33%) IBM Domino
6 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DHCP
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) SAN
3 4 (26.67%) NetScaler
3 4 (26.67%) SMTP
4 1 (6.67%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (40.00%) Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (20.00%) Systems Support
5 3 (20.00%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (13.33%) IT Support
7 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Exchange Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
7 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Support
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Wintel Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Wintel Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Clustering
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) PKI
3 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (6.67%) Android
8 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) High Availability
2 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) XenApp
3 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (26.67%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) SCCM
2 8 (53.33%) SCOM
2 8 (53.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (26.67%) CA Spectrum
3 4 (26.67%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (26.67%) SCVMM
3 4 (26.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (26.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) Citrix
3 8 (53.33%) CA
3 8 (53.33%) Symantec
4 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (26.67%) 3PAR
5 4 (26.67%) AppSense
5 4 (26.67%) arcserve
5 4 (26.67%) Brocade
5 4 (26.67%) HP
5 4 (26.67%) Lumension
5 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
6 2 (13.33%) IBM
6 2 (13.33%) Lotus
7 1 (6.67%) Apple
7 1 (6.67%) BMC
7 1 (6.67%) Dell
7 1 (6.67%) Mitel
7 1 (6.67%) Remedy