Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 6 months to 17 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
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 163 139
Rank change year-on-year -29 -24 -21
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 18 25 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.35% 0.51% 1.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 1.61% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 14
East of England median daily rate £192 £275 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +14.38% +52.38%
10th Percentile £105 £193 £110
90th Percentile £475 £366 £419
England median daily rate £165 £200 £225
% change year-on-year -17.38% -11.11% +5.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 36
East of England median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -7.04% +7.58%
10th Percentile £13.78 £15.75 £14.75
90th Percentile £15.53 £19.50 £23.25
England median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% - -

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 East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1638 1550 1653
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.80% 31.79% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 881 879
East of England median daily rate £400 £351 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.12% -6.53% +5.63%
10th Percentile £190 £182 £205
90th Percentile £561 £538 £551
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 127 180
East of England median hourly rate £19.38 £31.50 £22.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.48% +39.29% -7.69%
10th Percentile £10.93 £13.58 £12.23
90th Percentile £49.25 £43.75 £45.05
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.67 £19.03
% change year-on-year -0.82% +8.62% +5.72%

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Blackberry as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in the East of England

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Blackberry in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in the East of England

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Blackberry in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Blackberry in the East of England

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in the East of England

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the East of England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -8 7 £450 +158.62%
Hertfordshire - 6 £240 -
Bedfordshire -6 2 £105 -
Essex -41 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £160 -
Suffolk - 1 £110 -
Blackberry
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 East of England region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) Skype for Business
4 6 (33.33%) Skype
4 6 (33.33%) Hardware Maintenance
4 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco
4 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
6 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
7 3 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (16.67%) Unified Communications
7 3 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 3 (16.67%) SCCM
7 3 (16.67%) IP Telephony
7 3 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
8 2 (11.11%) SLA
8 2 (11.11%) BCP
8 2 (11.11%) QA
8 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 7 (38.89%) Skype for Business
3 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Skype
2 3 (16.67%) IP Telephony
2 3 (16.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Support Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Server Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Server Support
2 5 (27.78%) Server Support Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Service Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 3 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) iPad
1 2 (11.11%) iPhone
1 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.56%) Android
5 1 (5.56%) Solaris
5 1 (5.56%) Unix
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Hardware Maintenance
3 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) BCP
4 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
4 2 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (5.56%) High Availability
5 1 (5.56%) ITSM
5 1 (5.56%) Open Source
5 1 (5.56%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (5.56%) Terminal Server
2 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
2 1 (5.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) Clearswift
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) MobileIron
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Remedy
3 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.56%) Sophos
3 1 (5.56%) VMware