Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 212 151
Rank change year-on-year +16 -61 -13
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 44 41 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.63% 0.62% 1.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.44% 1.49% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 19 68
City of London median daily rate £180 £205 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.20% -8.89% -10.00%
10th Percentile £109 £117 £142
90th Percentile £394 £407 £395
Central London median daily rate £170 £211 £225
% change year-on-year -19.53% -6.11% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 25
City of London median hourly rate £14.04 £19.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.13% +5.67% +24.00%
10th Percentile £12.52 £13.80 £12.00
90th Percentile £21.62 £20.13 £23.70
Central London median hourly rate £14.04 £18.45 £17.98
% change year-on-year -23.93% +2.61% +24.00%

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 3059 2747 3615
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.54% 41.30% 39.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2380 2148 2875
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £275
90th Percentile £713 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 30 55
City of London median hourly rate £22.26 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £12.88 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £33.25 £55.00 £36.40
Central London median hourly rate £21.31 £18.45 £20.00
% change year-on-year +15.51% -7.75% +14.29%

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 19 November 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 37 (84.09%) Windows
2 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 26 (59.09%) Active Directory
3 18 (40.91%) iPhone
4 17 (38.64%) Microsoft Office
5 14 (31.82%) Citrix
5 14 (31.82%) Windows 7
6 13 (29.55%) Finance
7 12 (27.27%) Android
8 11 (25.00%) Windows 10
9 10 (22.73%) ITIL
9 10 (22.73%) Banking
10 8 (18.18%) iPad
10 8 (18.18%) Office 365
11 7 (15.91%) Mobile Device Management
11 7 (15.91%) SCCM
11 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
12 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
12 6 (13.64%) Apple
12 6 (13.64%) VMware
12 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
13 5 (11.36%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (11.36%) Degree
13 5 (11.36%) XenApp
13 5 (11.36%) DHCP
13 5 (11.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (11.36%) DNS
13 5 (11.36%) SLA

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 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.82%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (38.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Office 365
2 3 (6.82%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.36%) DHCP
2 5 (11.36%) DNS
2 5 (11.36%) LAN
3 3 (6.82%) Telnet
3 3 (6.82%) VPN
4 1 (2.27%) Broadband
4 1 (2.27%) Firewall
4 1 (2.27%) NFC
4 1 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.27%) VLAN
4 1 (2.27%) WAN
4 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (29.55%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Law
4 1 (2.27%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Support Engineer
2 13 (29.55%) Desktop Support
3 10 (22.73%) Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Desktop Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Service Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Active Directory Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Technical Support
7 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.82%) Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Blackberry Support
7 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) IT Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) IT Support
7 3 (6.82%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) Android SDK
1 1 (2.27%) Cocoa
1 1 (2.27%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (2.27%) CSS
1 1 (2.27%) CSS3
1 1 (2.27%) HTML
1 1 (2.27%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.91%) iPhone
2 8 (18.18%) iPad
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) NHS
3 2 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (84.09%) Windows
2 14 (31.82%) Windows 7
3 12 (27.27%) Android
4 11 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
6 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
6 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.55%) Mac OS
7 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.27%) Linux
8 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.27%) SUSE
8 1 (2.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) ITIL
2 7 (15.91%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (6.82%) Application Packaging
3 3 (6.82%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (6.82%) Data Architecture
4 2 (4.55%) Capacity Management
4 2 (4.55%) Change Control
4 2 (4.55%) Coaching
4 2 (4.55%) E-Discovery
4 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.55%) People Management
4 2 (4.55%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.55%) Service Management
5 1 (2.27%) Android Development
5 1 (2.27%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (2.27%) iOS Development
5 1 (2.27%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (2.27%) Privileged Access Management
5 1 (2.27%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
2 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (4.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.36%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (11.36%) XenApp
4 3 (6.82%) XenServer
5 2 (4.55%) DFS Replication
5 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.55%) Xen
5 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) SCCM
2 4 (9.09%) AirWatch
3 3 (6.82%) AppDNA
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (4.55%) SCOM
4 2 (4.55%) SCOrch
4 2 (4.55%) XenMobile
5 1 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 14 (31.82%) Citrix
3 6 (13.64%) Apple
3 6 (13.64%) VMware
4 4 (9.09%) HP
4 4 (9.09%) MobileIron
5 3 (6.82%) Altiris
5 3 (6.82%) Bloomberg
5 3 (6.82%) Dell
5 3 (6.82%) Remedy
5 3 (6.82%) Reuters
6 2 (4.55%) AppSense
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco
7 1 (2.27%) Avaya
7 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.27%) Google
7 1 (2.27%) IBM
7 1 (2.27%) McAfee
7 1 (2.27%) Symantec
7 1 (2.27%) WatchGuard