Period
to 26 September 2021

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 26 September 2021 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
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 157 109 200
Rank change year-on-year -48 +91 -1
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 13 9 39
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.36% 0.51% 0.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.92% 1.46% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 24
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £130 £500 £220
Median % change year-on-year -74.00% +127.27% +20.88%
Central London median daily rate £130 £500 £220
% change year-on-year -74.00% +127.27% +20.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £13.44 £13.44
Central London median hourly rate - £13.44 £13.44

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 1,406 618 1,867
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.69% 35.01% 30.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,021 412 1,426
10th Percentile £381 £306 £313
25th Percentile £489 £413 £426
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
75th Percentile £688 £625 £625
90th Percentile £775 £711 £700
Central London median daily rate £600 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 24 33
10th Percentile £8.00 £15.75 £11.25
25th Percentile £16.00 £28.88 £12.76
Median hourly rate £32.40 £38.00 £19.50
Median % change year-on-year -14.74% +94.87% +1.30%
75th Percentile £42.50 £47.75 £23.75
90th Percentile £62.15 £53.88 £46.44
Central London median hourly rate £28.50 £36.75 £20.67
% change year-on-year -22.45% +77.84% +5.97%

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 26 September 2021.

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 26 September 2021, 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 (84.62%) Social Skills
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (53.85%) Android
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft 365
5 6 (46.15%) Break/Fix
6 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
7 4 (30.77%) iPhone
7 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
7 4 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (30.77%) Antivirus Management
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (30.77%) iPad
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Phone
8 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
8 3 (23.08%) Finance
8 3 (23.08%) Migration
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 3 (23.08%) Apple
9 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (15.38%) Adobe
9 2 (15.38%) Cisco
9 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
9 2 (15.38%) HP
9 2 (15.38%) Banking
9 2 (15.38%) Degree
9 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
9 2 (15.38%) Ivanti
9 2 (15.38%) Presentation Skills
9 2 (15.38%) Windows 8

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 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (7.69%) Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (7.69%) NAS
1 1 (7.69%) Skype
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) VoIP
General
1 11 (84.62%) Social Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Presentation Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Desktop Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Desktop Support
2 8 (61.54%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Mac Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft 365 Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Remote Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) iPad
1 4 (30.77%) iPhone
2 1 (7.69%) BYOD
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Android
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Phone
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
5 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Break/Fix
2 4 (30.77%) Antivirus Management
2 4 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (7.69%) Decision-Making
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Inventory Control
4 1 (7.69%) Inventory Management
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Management
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
4 1 (7.69%) Task Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Apple
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Ivanti
3 1 (7.69%) Bloomberg
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) Fidessa
3 1 (7.69%) Lotus
3 1 (7.69%) MobileIron
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow