Period
to 20 November 2019

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 20 November 2019 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
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 188 196 208
Rank change year-on-year +8 +12 +1
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 35 59 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.60% 0.84% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.86% 2.10% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 25 31
City of London median daily rate £209 £150 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.33% -16.67% -13.77%
10th Percentile £130 £125 £109
90th Percentile £475 £375 £394
Central London median daily rate £210 £148 £170
% change year-on-year +42.37% -13.24% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 29 6
City of London median hourly rate £16.07 £19.50 £14.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.59% +38.94% -26.13%
10th Percentile £12.76 £14.80 £12.52
90th Percentile £21.37 £25.50 £21.62
Central London median hourly rate £16.07 £19.38 £14.04
% change year-on-year -17.06% +38.05% -23.93%

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 1,882 2,815 3,000
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 32.01% 39.88% 42.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,437 2,195 2,312
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £300 £284 £325
90th Percentile £700 £713 £725
Central London median daily rate £520 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -0.95% - +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 61 36
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £22.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -12.39% +17.14%
10th Percentile £12.76 £13.31 £12.88
90th Percentile £51.65 £37.09 £33.25
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £21.31
% change year-on-year +7.69% -8.50% +13.82%

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 20 November 2019.

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 20 November 2019, 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 22 (62.86%) Windows
1 22 (62.86%) Active Directory
2 16 (45.71%) Windows 7
3 15 (42.86%) Office 365
3 15 (42.86%) Windows 10
4 14 (40.00%) ITIL
5 13 (37.14%) Apple
5 13 (37.14%) Finance
5 13 (37.14%) Android
6 12 (34.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Office
7 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
7 11 (31.43%) Ivanti
8 10 (28.57%) Mac OS
9 9 (25.71%) SCCM
10 8 (22.86%) Application Packaging
10 8 (22.86%) HP
11 7 (20.00%) Cisco
11 7 (20.00%) Lotus
11 7 (20.00%) Mac OS X
11 7 (20.00%) Adobe
11 7 (20.00%) VoIP
11 7 (20.00%) Banking
11 7 (20.00%) Financial Institution
11 7 (20.00%) Break/Fix
11 7 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (20.00%) Windows 8
12 6 (17.14%) ITSM
12 6 (17.14%) Citrix
12 6 (17.14%) Bloomberg

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 12 (34.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (11.43%) IBM Notes
3 3 (8.57%) IBM Domino
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (42.86%) Office 365
2 3 (8.57%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) VoIP
2 4 (11.43%) LAN
2 4 (11.43%) NAS
2 4 (11.43%) Network Security
2 4 (11.43%) WAN
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco Firepower
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (8.57%) Firewall
3 3 (8.57%) Internet
3 3 (8.57%) SMTP
3 3 (8.57%) TACACS
4 1 (2.86%) Skype
4 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) WinDbg
2 4 (11.43%) InstallShield
2 4 (11.43%) MSI
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Banking
2 7 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 5 (14.29%) Public Sector
4 4 (11.43%) Investment Banking
4 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Desktop Support
2 14 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 13 (37.14%) Desktop Engineer
3 13 (37.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Deskside Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Deskside Support
5 4 (11.43%) Deskside Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Domino Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) IT Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Messaging Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Service Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Deployment Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
1 4 (11.43%) Handset
2 3 (8.57%) Hedge funds
2 3 (8.57%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.86%) iPad
3 1 (2.86%) iPhone
3 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 16 (45.71%) Windows 7
3 15 (42.86%) Windows 10
4 13 (37.14%) Android
5 10 (28.57%) Mac OS
6 7 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 7 (20.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) Application Packaging
3 7 (20.00%) Break/Fix
3 7 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (17.14%) ITSM
5 4 (11.43%) Decision-Making
5 4 (11.43%) E-Discovery
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (11.43%) PRINCE
5 4 (11.43%) Project Management
5 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.43%) Service Management
6 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.57%) Line Management
6 3 (8.57%) Migration
6 3 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (8.57%) Proactive Monitoring
7 1 (2.86%) Investment Management
7 1 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 5 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
1 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) MCDST
3 1 (2.86%) MCP
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 22 (62.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) DFS Replication
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.43%) Xen
2 4 (11.43%) XenApp
2 4 (11.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) SCCM
2 5 (14.29%) Perfmon
3 4 (11.43%) Jamf Pro
3 4 (11.43%) SCOM
3 4 (11.43%) WSUS
3 4 (11.43%) XenMobile
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Apple
2 11 (31.43%) Ivanti
2 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 8 (22.86%) HP
4 7 (20.00%) Adobe
4 7 (20.00%) Cisco
4 7 (20.00%) Lotus
5 6 (17.14%) Bloomberg
5 6 (17.14%) Citrix
6 4 (11.43%) Fidessa
6 4 (11.43%) Lumension
6 4 (11.43%) McAfee
6 4 (11.43%) VMware
7 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
7 3 (8.57%) Google
8 2 (5.71%) Reuters
8 2 (5.71%) Wyse