The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RIM Blackberry
UK / England
Rank 448 375 283
Rank change year-on-year -73 -92  
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 137 252 357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.51% 0.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% 1.64% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 116 150
Median daily rate £150 £198 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.05% -10.02%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £116 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £275 £225
% change year-on-year -41.81% +22.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 54 76
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.06% +8.19%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.62 £21.45 £20.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.06% +17.85%  

Blackberry is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 13401 15354 14782
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.06% 31.30% 30.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8669 10131 9044
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 505 522 616
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.43 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Blackberry as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in England

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in England

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Blackberry in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Blackberry in England

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in England

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 79 £143 -24.00% 17
South East +2 23 £138 -31.25% 3
North West +9 10 £120 -56.36% 2
South West -13 6 £170 -53.04%
West Midlands +5 5 £400 -16.66% 1
East of England -15 5 £160 - 3
North East - 4 £290 -
East Midlands -20 3 £125 +12.61%
Yorkshire +9 2 - -
Blackberry
UK

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 England region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 262 (79.64%) Windows
2 194 (58.97%) Microsoft
3 184 (55.93%) MS Office
4 173 (52.58%) Active Directory
5 162 (49.24%) Windows 7
6 98 (29.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 96 (29.18%) Android
8 93 (28.27%) ITIL
9 84 (25.53%) Citrix
10 77 (23.40%) MS Exchange
11 76 (23.10%) MS Excel
12 71 (21.58%) Finance
13 66 (20.06%) Windows XP
14 64 (19.45%) iPhone
15 59 (17.93%) iPad
16 53 (16.11%) Apple iOS
17 52 (15.81%) Cisco
18 48 (14.59%) Windows 8
19 47 (14.29%) Legal
20 46 (13.98%) Windows 10
21 44 (13.37%) Microsoft Certification
21 44 (13.37%) Apple
22 43 (13.07%) Windows Server
22 43 (13.07%) Exchange Server 2010
23 41 (12.46%) Security Cleared
24 40 (12.16%) Office 365
25 39 (11.85%) Law
26 38 (11.55%) Banking
27 37 (11.25%) Lotus
27 37 (11.25%) IBM Notes

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in 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 98 (29.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 77 (23.40%) MS Exchange
3 43 (13.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 37 (11.25%) IBM Notes
5 34 (10.33%) Skype for Business
6 25 (7.60%) SharePoint
7 21 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 19 (5.78%) Office Communications Server
9 18 (5.47%) Exchange Server 2003
10 16 (4.86%) SharePoint 2013
11 15 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (1.22%) IIS
14 3 (0.91%) CMS
15 1 (0.30%) Confluence
Applications
1 184 (55.93%) MS Office
2 76 (23.10%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (4.26%) Eikon
2 3 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.30%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 40 (12.16%) Office 365
2 9 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.13%) Mimecast
4 5 (1.52%) IaaS
5 3 (0.91%) SaaS
6 2 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.61%) PaaS
7 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.30%) G Suite
7 1 (0.30%) GitHub
7 1 (0.30%) iTunes
7 1 (0.30%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 35 (10.64%) TCP/IP
2 32 (9.73%) Wireless
3 23 (6.99%) VoIP
4 22 (6.69%) VPN
5 18 (5.47%) Internet
6 17 (5.17%) LAN
7 14 (4.26%) Cisco IOS
7 14 (4.26%) DHCP
7 14 (4.26%) DNS
7 14 (4.26%) Skype
8 11 (3.34%) Firewall
8 11 (3.34%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (2.43%) Ethernet
10 6 (1.82%) Cisco IPT
11 5 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (1.52%) Intranet
12 4 (1.22%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (1.22%) SAN
12 4 (1.22%) SSL
12 4 (1.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.65%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.30%) Big Data
5 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.30%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 4 (1.22%) NUnit
1 4 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (1.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.30%) JIRA
General
1 71 (21.58%) Finance
2 47 (14.29%) Legal
3 39 (11.85%) Law
4 38 (11.55%) Banking
5 24 (7.29%) Retail
6 16 (4.86%) Telecoms
7 14 (4.26%) Retail Banking
8 9 (2.74%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.52%) Multimedia
10 4 (1.22%) Back Office
11 3 (0.91%) Advertising
12 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.61%) Japanese Language
12 2 (0.61%) Local Government
13 1 (0.30%) Billing
13 1 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 123 (37.39%) Analyst
2 68 (20.67%) Service Analyst
3 66 (20.06%) Service Desk Analyst
4 65 (19.76%) Desktop Support
4 65 (19.76%) Support Engineer
5 62 (18.84%) 2nd Line Support
6 57 (17.33%) Support Analyst
7 39 (11.85%) Desktop Engineer
8 37 (11.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 37 (11.25%) Service Desk Support
9 32 (9.73%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 28 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 26 (7.90%) Help Desk Support
12 22 (6.69%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
13 21 (6.38%) IT Analyst
13 21 (6.38%) IT Support
14 20 (6.08%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
15 19 (5.78%) 1st Line Support
15 19 (5.78%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
15 19 (5.78%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.43%) Backbone.js
1 8 (2.43%) CSS
1 8 (2.43%) CSS3
1 8 (2.43%) Dojo
1 8 (2.43%) Ember.js
1 8 (2.43%) HTML
1 8 (2.43%) HTML5
1 8 (2.43%) jQuery
2 7 (2.13%) Ajax
2 7 (2.13%) JSON
3 5 (1.52%) .NET
3 5 (1.52%) Web Services
4 4 (1.22%) .NET Framework
4 4 (1.22%) Entity Framework
4 4 (1.22%) NHibernate
4 4 (1.22%) RESTful
4 4 (1.22%) WCF
4 4 (1.22%) WPF
5 3 (0.91%) AngularJS
5 3 (0.91%) React
Miscellaneous
1 64 (19.45%) iPhone
2 59 (17.93%) iPad
3 23 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.86%) Management Information System
5 13 (3.95%) BYOD
6 12 (3.65%) Smartphone
6 12 (3.65%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (3.04%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.82%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.82%) Fat Client
8 6 (1.82%) Handset
8 6 (1.82%) PDA
8 6 (1.82%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.22%) Clustering
9 4 (1.22%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.22%) NHS
9 4 (1.22%) Replication
10 3 (0.91%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.91%) User Experience
11 2 (0.61%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 262 (79.64%) Windows
2 162 (49.24%) Windows 7
3 96 (29.18%) Android
4 66 (20.06%) Windows XP
5 53 (16.11%) Apple iOS
6 48 (14.59%) Windows 8
7 46 (13.98%) Windows 10
8 43 (13.07%) Windows Server
9 28 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (7.60%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (6.99%) Mac OS X
12 21 (6.38%) Windows Phone
13 20 (6.08%) Mac OS
14 18 (5.47%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (2.43%) webOS
15 8 (2.43%) Windows Phone 7
16 5 (1.52%) Linux
17 4 (1.22%) Windows Phone 8
18 3 (0.91%) Windows 2000
19 2 (0.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (28.27%) ITIL
2 33 (10.03%) Problem Management
3 31 (9.42%) Service Management
4 30 (9.12%) Incident Management
5 24 (7.29%) Mobile Device Management
6 21 (6.38%) Change Management
6 21 (6.38%) Migration
7 14 (4.26%) ITSM
7 14 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 14 (4.26%) Time Management
8 13 (3.95%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (3.95%) Coaching
8 13 (3.95%) Information Security
9 12 (3.65%) MVC
10 9 (2.74%) CRM
10 9 (2.74%) Identity Management
10 9 (2.74%) Software Deployment
10 9 (2.74%) Validation
10 9 (2.74%) Visualisation
11 8 (2.43%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.78%) PowerShell
2 12 (3.65%) JavaScript
3 7 (2.13%) SQL
4 5 (1.52%) C#
5 4 (1.22%) Java
6 3 (0.91%) VBScript
7 2 (0.61%) C
8 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (13.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (12.46%) Security Cleared
3 36 (10.94%) SC Cleared
4 24 (7.29%) MCSE
5 22 (6.69%) ITIL Certification
6 20 (6.08%) MCP
7 12 (3.65%) MCDST
8 11 (3.34%) MCSA
9 8 (2.43%) ACDT
9 8 (2.43%) ACHDS
9 8 (2.43%) ACTC
9 8 (2.43%) MCSM
9 8 (2.43%) Network+ Certification
10 7 (2.13%) MOS
11 6 (1.82%) Degree
12 4 (1.22%) CCNA
12 4 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.91%) MCITP
13 3 (0.91%) MCSD
13 3 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (10.94%) SLA
2 1 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.30%) QA
System Software
1 173 (52.58%) Active Directory
2 27 (8.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (5.47%) Virtual Desktop
4 15 (4.56%) Hyper-V
4 15 (4.56%) vSphere
5 12 (3.65%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (2.13%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.22%) Terminal Services
7 4 (1.22%) XenApp
8 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.30%) Docker
10 1 (0.30%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.30%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (8.51%) SCCM
2 14 (4.26%) AirWatch
3 10 (3.04%) Microsoft Intune
4 7 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (1.82%) MIMEsweeper
5 6 (1.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (0.91%) DameWare
6 3 (0.91%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (0.91%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.91%) SCOM
6 3 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.91%) Unicenter
7 2 (0.61%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (0.61%) SafeCom
8 1 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.30%) PowerCLI
8 1 (0.30%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.30%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.30%) WMI
Vendors
1 194 (58.97%) Microsoft
2 84 (25.53%) Citrix
3 52 (15.81%) Cisco
4 44 (13.37%) Apple
5 37 (11.25%) Lotus
6 36 (10.94%) VMware
7 26 (7.90%) Bloomberg
7 26 (7.90%) HP
8 23 (6.99%) Reuters
9 19 (5.78%) Dell
10 17 (5.17%) LANDesk
11 13 (3.95%) Symantec
12 10 (3.04%) iManage
12 10 (3.04%) Remedy
12 10 (3.04%) ServiceNow
13 9 (2.74%) Altiris
13 9 (2.74%) Trend Micro
14 8 (2.43%) Google
14 8 (2.43%) MobileIron
15 6 (1.82%) Aruba
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Posted: 5 days ago
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