Period
to 25 September 2020

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 6 months to 25 September 2020 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
UK > England
6 months to
25 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 429 579 568
Rank change year-on-year +150 -11 -70
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 51 220 319
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.27% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.86% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 115 131
Median daily rate £450 £220 £182
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +104.55% +20.88% +10.30%
10th Percentile £200 £130 £126
90th Percentile £608 £488 £484
UK median daily rate £450 £225 £181
% change year-on-year +100.00% +24.31% +9.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 35 84
Median hourly rate £13.44 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.00% -8.57% +11.54%
10th Percentile £12.60 £11.79 £13.31
90th Percentile £25.62 £21.40 £23.13
UK median hourly rate £13.44 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -16.00% -8.57% +12.22%

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 8,967 25,434 30,790
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.70% 31.49% 32.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,768 16,334 20,210
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £277
90th Percentile £725 £675 £663
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £473
% change year-on-year - +0.42% +5.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 371 919 946
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £20.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% +10.43% +1.88%
10th Percentile £12.92 £11.48 £12.25
90th Percentile £56.00 £54.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate £34.74 £22.34 £20.00
% change year-on-year +55.54% +11.68% -3.40%

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Blackberry as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in England

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Blackberry in England.

Daily rate trend for Blackberry in England

Blackberry
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Blackberry in England over the 6 months to 25 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Blackberry in England

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Blackberry in England.

Hourly rate trend for Blackberry in England

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Blackberry in England over the 6 months to 25 September 2020.

Hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 25 September 2020. 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
London +128 30 £450 +100.00% 4
North of England +105 12 £450 +200.00%
North West +68 11 £350 +100.00%
South East +194 7 £241 -3.41%
Midlands +97 2 - -
West Midlands +76 2 - -
Yorkshire +73 1 £450 +200.00%
Blackberry
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 2020, 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 England region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 19 (37.25%) Change Management
2 19 (37.25%) Banking
3 18 (35.29%) Windows
4 16 (31.37%) Finance
5 15 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
6 14 (27.45%) Office 365
6 14 (27.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
7 12 (23.53%) Product Management
8 11 (21.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (21.57%) Information Security
8 11 (21.57%) ITIL
8 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
8 11 (21.57%) Capacity Planning
8 11 (21.57%) High Availability
9 9 (17.65%) Apple iOS
9 9 (17.65%) Migration
10 8 (15.69%) Android
10 8 (15.69%) Cisco
11 7 (13.73%) HP
11 7 (13.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (13.73%) Azure
11 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Intune
11 7 (13.73%) Windows Server
12 6 (11.76%) Public Sector
12 6 (11.76%) Mobile App
12 6 (11.76%) Apple
12 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
12 6 (11.76%) SCCM

Blackberry
Co-occurring 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 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.88%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.92%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.84%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 14 (27.45%) Office 365
2 7 (13.73%) Azure
3 3 (5.88%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.96%) AWS
4 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.96%) IaaS
4 1 (1.96%) PaaS
4 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) DHCP
1 4 (7.84%) DNS
1 4 (7.84%) VPN
2 3 (5.88%) VoIP
3 2 (3.92%) Firewall
3 2 (3.92%) Intranet
3 2 (3.92%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.96%) LAN
4 1 (1.96%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.96%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.96%) SAN
4 1 (1.96%) Skype
4 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (37.25%) Banking
2 16 (31.37%) Finance
3 6 (11.76%) Public Sector
4 4 (7.84%) Financial Institution
5 3 (5.88%) Local Government
6 2 (3.92%) International Banking
7 1 (1.96%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Mobile Engineer
2 8 (15.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Network Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) BlackBerry Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Desktop Support
7 3 (5.88%) Messaging Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Messaging Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Collaboration Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Mobility Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.84%) BYOD
2 4 (7.84%) NHS
3 3 (5.88%) iPad
3 3 (5.88%) iPhone
4 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.92%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) Clustering
5 1 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Windows
2 9 (17.65%) Apple iOS
3 8 (15.69%) Android
4 7 (13.73%) Windows Server
5 5 (9.80%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.96%) Linux
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Change Management
2 14 (27.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 12 (23.53%) Product Management
4 11 (21.57%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (21.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (21.57%) High Availability
4 11 (21.57%) Information Security
4 11 (21.57%) ITIL
5 9 (17.65%) Migration
6 6 (11.76%) Network Design
7 5 (9.80%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 5 (9.80%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (7.84%) Asset Management
8 4 (7.84%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (7.84%) Risk Management
8 4 (7.84%) Service Management
9 3 (5.88%) E-Discovery
9 3 (5.88%) ITIL V3
9 3 (5.88%) Technology Roadmap
10 2 (3.92%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) SQL
1 2 (3.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.92%) MCSA
2 2 (3.92%) MCSE
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.96%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.96%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.96%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 1 (1.96%) Firmware
4 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.96%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (11.76%) SCCM
3 5 (9.80%) SCOM
4 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.92%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.96%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) Cisco
3 7 (13.73%) HP
4 6 (11.76%) Apple
5 5 (9.80%) Citrix
5 5 (9.80%) MobileIron
5 5 (9.80%) VMware
6 3 (5.88%) ServiceNow
6 3 (5.88%) Symantec
6 3 (5.88%) Zscaler
7 2 (3.92%) arcserve
7 2 (3.92%) CA
7 2 (3.92%) Capita
7 2 (3.92%) Dell
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle
7 2 (3.92%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.92%) Veeam
8 1 (1.96%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (1.96%) Google
8 1 (1.96%) IronPort