Period
to 16 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

RIM Blackberry
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 214 195 207
Rank change year-on-year -19 +12 -56
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 57 50 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.81% 0.73% 0.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.89% 1.68% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 34 25
City of London median daily rate £180 £182 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% -33.73% +14.58%
10th Percentile £125 £107 £124
90th Percentile £438 £388 £475
Central London median daily rate £165 £170 £275
% change year-on-year -2.94% -38.18% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 8 8
City of London median hourly rate £19.25 £14.39 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.75% -24.25% +8.79%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.52 £13.45
90th Percentile £25.50 £53.61 £20.44
Central London median hourly rate £19.25 £14.39 £18.73
% change year-on-year +33.75% -23.14% +4.14%

Blackberry is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,020 2,971 2,775
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.08% 43.36% 41.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,350 2,283 2,211
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% -
10th Percentile £306 £320 £313
90th Percentile £713 £700 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 35 30
City of London median hourly rate £19.25 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.10% +7.89% -9.52%
10th Percentile £13.18 £12.61 £11.25
90th Percentile £37.09 £33.25 £85.08
Central London median hourly rate £19.38 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -0.64% +2.63% -5.00%

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Blackberry as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in the City of London

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Blackberry in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in the City of London

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Blackberry in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Blackberry in the City of London

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in the City of London

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Blackberry in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Blackberry in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 50 (87.72%) Windows
2 38 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 33 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 32 (56.14%) Windows 7
5 28 (49.12%) ITIL
6 27 (47.37%) Microsoft Office
6 27 (47.37%) iPhone
7 20 (35.09%) Finance
8 19 (33.33%) Citrix
9 16 (28.07%) Apple
9 16 (28.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 13 (22.81%) MS Exchange
11 12 (21.05%) iPad
11 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (21.05%) VMware
12 11 (19.30%) Android
12 11 (19.30%) Windows XP
12 11 (19.30%) McAfee
12 11 (19.30%) Windows 10
13 10 (17.54%) Mac OS X
13 10 (17.54%) SCCM
14 9 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (15.79%) Incident Management
14 9 (15.79%) Spanish Language
14 9 (15.79%) Service Management
15 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (14.04%) VPN
15 8 (14.04%) Microsoft App-V
15 8 (14.04%) McAfee ePO
15 8 (14.04%) BitLocker

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 16 (28.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 13 (22.81%) MS Exchange
3 9 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (47.37%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) VPN
2 7 (12.28%) ADSL
3 5 (8.77%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (8.77%) DHCP
3 5 (8.77%) DNS
3 5 (8.77%) LAN
3 5 (8.77%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.77%) WAN
3 5 (8.77%) WebEx
4 2 (3.51%) 3G
4 2 (3.51%) Broadband
4 2 (3.51%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.75%) CTI
5 1 (1.75%) SMTP
5 1 (1.75%) VoIP
5 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) GIS
General
1 20 (35.09%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Spanish Language
3 4 (7.02%) Banking
4 3 (5.26%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (3.51%) Legal
6 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.75%) Front Office
6 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Law
6 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Analyst
2 12 (21.05%) IT Support
3 10 (17.54%) Desktop Support
3 10 (17.54%) Support Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Support Analyst
5 8 (14.04%) Desktop Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (10.53%) IT Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Service Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (8.77%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (8.77%) Service Desk Support
9 4 (7.02%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) Active Directory Support
9 4 (7.02%) IT Technician
9 4 (7.02%) Service Desk Support Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 27 (47.37%) iPhone
2 12 (21.05%) iPad
3 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.77%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
5 4 (7.02%) NHS
6 3 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (3.51%) BYOD
7 2 (3.51%) PDA
8 1 (1.75%) EMC Centera
8 1 (1.75%) Equities
8 1 (1.75%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.75%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 50 (87.72%) Windows
2 32 (56.14%) Windows 7
3 11 (19.30%) Android
3 11 (19.30%) Windows 10
3 11 (19.30%) Windows XP
4 10 (17.54%) Mac OS X
5 5 (8.77%) Windows 8
5 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.02%) Apple iOS
6 4 (7.02%) Mac OS
6 4 (7.02%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (49.12%) ITIL
2 9 (15.79%) Incident Management
2 9 (15.79%) Service Management
3 8 (14.04%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (10.53%) Change Control
4 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 5 (8.77%) Decision-Making
5 5 (8.77%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 5 (8.77%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (7.02%) BCP
6 4 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.02%) Information Security
6 4 (7.02%) ITIL V3
7 3 (5.26%) Capacity Management
7 3 (5.26%) Compliance Audit
7 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (5.26%) Proactive Monitoring
8 2 (3.51%) Email Management
8 2 (3.51%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 3 (5.26%) VBA
2 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.53%) MCSA
3 3 (5.26%) Degree
4 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.04%) BitLocker
3 8 (14.04%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (5.26%) DFS Replication
4 3 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.26%) XenApp
4 3 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (17.54%) SCCM
2 8 (14.04%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (8.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (5.26%) SafeCom
4 3 (5.26%) SCOM
4 3 (5.26%) SCOrch
4 3 (5.26%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.75%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 33 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 19 (33.33%) Citrix
3 16 (28.07%) Apple
4 12 (21.05%) VMware
5 11 (19.30%) McAfee
6 6 (10.53%) Cisco
7 5 (8.77%) Altiris
7 5 (8.77%) Wyse
8 3 (5.26%) Ivanti
9 2 (3.51%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.75%) Bloomberg
10 1 (1.75%) BT
10 1 (1.75%) Clearswift
10 1 (1.75%) EMC
10 1 (1.75%) FactSet
10 1 (1.75%) Remedy
10 1 (1.75%) Reuters
10 1 (1.75%) Speakerbus
10 1 (1.75%) TOWER Software
10 1 (1.75%) Wallstreet Suite