Period
to 10 August 2020

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 10 August 2020 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
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 113 199 189
Rank change year-on-year +86 -10 +8
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 16 38 67
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.72% 0.58% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.02% 1.77% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 20
Median daily rate £375 £220 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.45% +12.82% +30.00%
10th Percentile £125 £178 £150
90th Percentile £538 £560 £513
Central London median daily rate £375 £225 £190
% change year-on-year +66.67% +18.42% +26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 32
Median hourly rate £13.08 £16.95 £19.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.86% -11.37% +20.47%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.76 £13.31
90th Percentile £14.00 £21.32 £24.85
Central London median hourly rate £13.08 £16.95 £19.13
% change year-on-year -22.86% -11.37% +29.66%

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 792 2,145 2,879
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 35.84% 32.85% 40.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 1,594 2,189
Median daily rate £523 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.48% - -
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £693 £675 £725
Central London median daily rate £513 £525 £520
% change year-on-year -2.38% +0.96% -0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 47 55
Median hourly rate £35.25 £20.83 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.23% +4.15% -5.56%
10th Percentile £12.66 £11.25 £14.47
90th Percentile £47.75 £55.90 £45.33
Median hourly rate £35.25 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +67.86% +5.00% +6.95%

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Blackberry as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Blackberry in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Blackberry in the City of London

Blackberry
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Blackberry in the City of London over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Blackberry in the City of London

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Blackberry in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Blackberry in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, 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 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) Banking
4 6 (37.50%) Product Management
4 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 6 (37.50%) Office 365
5 4 (25.00%) BYOD
5 4 (25.00%) High Availability
5 4 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (25.00%) SCCM
5 4 (25.00%) NHS
5 4 (25.00%) Change Management
5 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) Information Security
5 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (25.00%) Public Sector
6 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco
6 3 (18.75%) HP
7 2 (12.50%) Android
7 2 (12.50%) iPhone
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (12.50%) International Banking
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) E-Discovery
7 2 (12.50%) iPad

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 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Office 365
2 2 (12.50%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (12.50%) Intranet
1 2 (12.50%) Skype
2 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
2 1 (6.25%) NAS
2 1 (6.25%) VoIP
General
1 6 (37.50%) Banking
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Public Sector
3 2 (12.50%) International Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Service Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) IT Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Collaboration Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior
4 2 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) BlackBerry Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Deskside Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) BYOD
1 4 (25.00%) NHS
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) iPad
2 2 (12.50%) iPhone
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) iSeries
3 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
1 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
3 2 (12.50%) Android
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Product Management
3 4 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (25.00%) High Availability
3 4 (25.00%) Information Security
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Change Control
4 2 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 2 (12.50%) E-Discovery
4 2 (12.50%) ITSM
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (12.50%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) Technology Roadmap
5 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
5 1 (6.25%) Decision-Making
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) MCSA
1 2 (12.50%) MCSE
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Apple
3 2 (12.50%) Bloomberg
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) Dell
3 2 (12.50%) MobileIron
3 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
4 1 (6.25%) Fidessa
4 1 (6.25%) Lotus