Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 190 207
Rank change year-on-year -3 +17 -52
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 67 51 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.94% 0.78% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.15% 1.89% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 38 27
City of London median daily rate £182 £133 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.36% -51.82% +5.77%
10th Percentile £115 £106 £126
90th Percentile £498 £341 £498
Central London median daily rate £165 £138 £238
% change year-on-year +20.00% -42.11% -8.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 8 6
City of London median hourly rate £18.85 £15.88 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.74% -13.01% +1.50%
10th Percentile £12.80 £12.52 £12.50
90th Percentile £23.50 £53.61 £24.94
Central London median hourly rate £18.85 £14.75 £20.17
% change year-on-year +27.80% -26.87% +12.18%

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 3,110 2,702 2,741
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.79% 41.57% 40.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,395 2,051 2,228
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% +2.15%
10th Percentile £315 £313 £300
90th Percentile £725 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 28 39
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.85 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.10% -0.79% -7.07%
10th Percentile £13.08 £12.51 £11.25
90th Percentile £44.28 £31.31 £47.85
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% -7.07%

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 21 July 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 21 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Blackberry in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 42 (62.69%) Windows
2 39 (58.21%) Microsoft
3 38 (56.72%) Active Directory
4 27 (40.30%) Windows 7
5 24 (35.82%) Microsoft Office
6 23 (34.33%) Finance
7 21 (31.34%) ITIL
8 18 (26.87%) iPhone
9 17 (25.37%) Citrix
10 16 (23.88%) Apple
10 16 (23.88%) Office 365
11 14 (20.90%) SCCM
12 12 (17.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 10 (14.93%) iPad
14 9 (13.43%) Android
14 9 (13.43%) VPN
14 9 (13.43%) MS Exchange
15 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
15 8 (11.94%) VMware
15 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
15 8 (11.94%) VMware Infrastructure
15 8 (11.94%) Mobile Device Management
16 7 (10.45%) MobileIron
16 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Intune
16 7 (10.45%) Problem-Solving
16 7 (10.45%) Asset Management
16 7 (10.45%) Incident Management
16 7 (10.45%) NHS
17 6 (8.96%) Management Information System

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 (17.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (13.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.48%) CMS
4 3 (4.48%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.99%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (35.82%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) VPN
2 3 (4.48%) ADSL
2 3 (4.48%) Skype
3 2 (2.99%) 3G
3 2 (2.99%) Broadband
3 2 (2.99%) DHCP
3 2 (2.99%) LAN
3 2 (2.99%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.49%) DNS
4 1 (1.49%) Firewall
4 1 (1.49%) SMTP
4 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.49%) Telepresence
4 1 (1.49%) WAN
4 1 (1.49%) WebEx
4 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MSI
General
1 23 (34.33%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Legal
3 3 (4.48%) Spanish Language
3 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.99%) Digital Economy
4 2 (2.99%) Law
4 2 (2.99%) Marketing
5 1 (1.49%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (17.91%) Desktop Support
2 9 (13.43%) Analyst
2 9 (13.43%) Mobile Engineer
2 9 (13.43%) Support Engineer
3 8 (11.94%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (11.94%) IT Support
4 7 (10.45%) IT Technician
4 7 (10.45%) Service Desk Technician
4 7 (10.45%) Support Analyst
4 7 (10.45%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Desktop Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) IT Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.97%) Active Directory Support
8 3 (4.48%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (4.48%) Avaya Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.87%) iPhone
2 10 (14.93%) iPad
3 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (10.45%) NHS
5 6 (8.96%) Management Information System
5 6 (8.96%) Mobile App
5 6 (8.96%) Smartphone
6 5 (7.46%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (4.48%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (2.99%) PDA
9 1 (1.49%) BYOD
9 1 (1.49%) EMC Centera
9 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (62.69%) Windows
2 27 (40.30%) Windows 7
3 9 (13.43%) Android
4 6 (8.96%) Windows 10
4 6 (8.96%) Windows XP
5 5 (7.46%) Windows 8
5 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.97%) Mac OS X
6 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.48%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) ITIL
2 8 (11.94%) Mobile Device Management
3 7 (10.45%) Asset Management
3 7 (10.45%) Incident Management
3 7 (10.45%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (8.96%) Information Security
5 5 (7.46%) Change Control
6 3 (4.48%) Change Management
6 3 (4.48%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 3 (4.48%) Migration
6 3 (4.48%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.48%) Service Management
7 2 (2.99%) Budget Control
7 2 (2.99%) Capacity Management
7 2 (2.99%) Compliance Audit
7 2 (2.99%) Error Analysis
7 2 (2.99%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (2.99%) Proactive Monitoring
7 2 (2.99%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.99%) VBA
3 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
1 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.97%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.99%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) GISP
4 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.49%) CCNA
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.49%) MCITP
4 1 (1.49%) MCP
4 1 (1.49%) MCSA
4 1 (1.49%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (56.72%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.96%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (5.97%) BitLocker
5 3 (4.48%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.99%) DFS Replication
6 2 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.99%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (20.90%) SCCM
2 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (4.48%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (4.48%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (4.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (2.99%) SafeCom
4 2 (2.99%) SCOM
4 2 (2.99%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.99%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.49%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 39 (58.21%) Microsoft
2 17 (25.37%) Citrix
3 16 (23.88%) Apple
4 8 (11.94%) VMware
5 7 (10.45%) MobileIron
6 5 (7.46%) Cisco
6 5 (7.46%) ServiceNow
7 3 (4.48%) Altiris
7 3 (4.48%) Avaya
7 3 (4.48%) Computacenter
7 3 (4.48%) McAfee
7 3 (4.48%) Sonus
7 3 (4.48%) Wyse
8 2 (2.99%) EMC
8 2 (2.99%) Ivanti
8 2 (2.99%) Lotus
9 1 (1.49%) Clearswift
9 1 (1.49%) Qualys
9 1 (1.49%) Remedy
9 1 (1.49%) Veritas