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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 124 132 122
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 10 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.39% 0.19% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 0.64% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 5
Median daily rate £295 £375 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.33% +240.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £187 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £395 £121
UK excluding London median daily rate £238 £275 £200
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%
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
908 934 776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 34.99% 29.31% 28.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 434 421
Median daily rate £344 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.10% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £244 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 37 22
Median hourly rate £42.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £65.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Edinburgh -3 4 £203 +44.64%
Renfrewshire - 4 £300 -
Glasgow +2 1 £110 -71.61%
Lanarkshire - 1 £200 -
Blackberry
UK

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 21 (95.45%) MS Exchange
2 19 (86.36%) Active Directory
2 19 (86.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 18 (81.82%) Windows
4 15 (68.18%) SCCM
5 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (63.64%) ITIL
5 14 (63.64%) Citrix
6 13 (59.09%) Symantec
6 13 (59.09%) Windows 7
6 13 (59.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (54.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 12 (54.55%) SCOM
7 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
8 10 (45.45%) VMware
8 10 (45.45%) Clustering
8 10 (45.45%) Skype for Business
9 9 (40.91%) Windows 10
9 9 (40.91%) PowerShell
9 9 (40.91%) XenApp
9 9 (40.91%) Failover Clustering
9 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Clustering
10 8 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
11 7 (31.82%) SQL
11 7 (31.82%) DHCP
11 7 (31.82%) DNS

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 21 (95.45%) MS Exchange
2 19 (86.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (59.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (45.45%) Skype for Business
5 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
7 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (9.09%) IBM Domino
7 2 (9.09%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) assyst
1 1 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) DHCP
1 7 (31.82%) DNS
2 5 (22.73%) SAN
3 4 (18.18%) NetScaler
3 4 (18.18%) SMTP
4 1 (4.55%) Broadband
4 1 (4.55%) LAN
4 1 (4.55%) Skype
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Law
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Administrator
2 9 (40.91%) Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) IT Support
3 7 (31.82%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (27.27%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) Systems Support
4 6 (27.27%) Systems Support Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) IT Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Active Directory Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Active Directory Support
6 3 (13.64%) Active Directory Support Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Clustering
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) PKI
3 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (59.09%) Windows 7
3 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (40.91%) Windows 10
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 4 (18.18%) Linux
7 2 (9.09%) Android
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (27.27%) Problem Management
4 4 (18.18%) High Availability
4 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.55%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) PowerShell
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
2 3 (13.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (86.36%) Active Directory
2 9 (40.91%) XenApp
3 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 4 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (13.64%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (68.18%) SCCM
2 12 (54.55%) SCOM
2 12 (54.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 9 (40.91%) Failover Clustering
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (18.18%) CA Spectrum
4 4 (18.18%) SCVMM
4 4 (18.18%) WSUS
5 3 (13.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 14 (63.64%) Citrix
3 13 (59.09%) Symantec
4 10 (45.45%) VMware
5 7 (31.82%) CA
6 4 (18.18%) 3PAR
6 4 (18.18%) AppSense
6 4 (18.18%) arcserve
6 4 (18.18%) Brocade
6 4 (18.18%) HP
6 4 (18.18%) Lumension
6 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco
7 2 (9.09%) IBM
7 2 (9.09%) Lotus
8 1 (4.55%) Apple
8 1 (4.55%) BMC
8 1 (4.55%) Mitel
8 1 (4.55%) Remedy