Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 6 months to 21 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 118 137
Rank change year-on-year -4 +19 -33
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 12 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.41% 0.43% 0.063%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.45% 1.36% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £111 £205 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.73% +86.36% -2.22%
10th Percentile £103 £110 £105
90th Percentile £117 £351 £115
Scotland median daily rate £113 £200 £250
% change year-on-year -43.75% -20.00% +127.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 825 664 908
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 28.07% 31.42% 28.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 367 426
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £254 £254 £225
90th Percentile £546 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £378 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +7.86% -3.45% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 13
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 £19.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.84% +16.67% +18.83%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.15 £12.35
90th Percentile £43.39 £52.00 £29.95
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £31.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -23.20% +48.81% -3.45%

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Blackberry as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in Edinburgh

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in Edinburgh

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (50.00%) Skype for Business
4 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (41.67%) EMC
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (33.33%) SAN
5 4 (33.33%) Lotus
5 4 (33.33%) Symantec
5 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 4 (33.33%) IBM Domino
5 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (33.33%) SCOM
5 4 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (33.33%) Mimecast
5 4 (33.33%) BitLocker
5 4 (33.33%) EMC VNX
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
6 3 (25.00%) Skype

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 6 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (33.33%) IBM Domino
2 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Mimecast
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) Skype
2 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Operations Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Exchange Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) EMC VNX
2 3 (25.00%) iPhone
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) iPad
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) Android
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (8.33%) Unix
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (25.00%) ITSM
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (8.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) MCSA
2 3 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) BitLocker
2 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCOM
1 4 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) EMC
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Lotus
3 4 (33.33%) Symantec
4 3 (25.00%) Mitel
4 3 (25.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (8.33%) Charles River
5 1 (8.33%) CommVault
5 1 (8.33%) IronPort
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (8.33%) Sophos