Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 565 583 487
Rank change year-on-year +18 -96 -45
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 219 308 401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.29% 0.32% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.92% 0.99% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 116 183
England median daily rate £210 £190 £166
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +14.80% -17.25%
10th Percentile £125 £125 £113
90th Percentile £400 £456 £450
UK median daily rate £210 £190 £165
% change year-on-year +10.53% +15.15% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 81 73
England median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +16.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £12.22 £13.50 £11.81
90th Percentile £19.65 £23.50 £20.95
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £14.76
% change year-on-year -8.57% +18.54% -10.53%

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 23,915 31,010 31,518
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.45% 32.63% 33.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,363 20,507 20,914
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £663 £650
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 941 959 940
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.14% +1.23% -
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.25 £11.18
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £47.85
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Blackberry in England

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 16 November 2019. 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 +18 117 £218 +15.23% 18
North of England +46 44 £180 -48.57% 6
North West +44 42 £175 -48.15% 4
South East +37 28 £250 +78.21% 3
East of England +21 12 £370 +0.34% 2
Midlands +34 10 £90 -40.00% 3
East Midlands +32 8 £90 -30.77% 2
South West -11 6 £325 +71.05%
Yorkshire +23 2 £319 -25.06% 2
West Midlands +18 2 - - 1
Blackberry
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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.

1 152 (69.41%) Windows
2 131 (59.82%) Active Directory
3 111 (50.68%) Microsoft Office
4 99 (45.21%) Microsoft
5 86 (39.27%) Windows 7
6 79 (36.07%) ITIL
7 74 (33.79%) Android
8 73 (33.33%) Office 365
8 73 (33.33%) Windows 10
9 67 (30.59%) Citrix
10 59 (26.94%) MS Exchange
11 50 (22.83%) Apple
12 49 (22.37%) Finance
13 48 (21.92%) iPhone
14 40 (18.26%) SCCM
15 33 (15.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 32 (14.61%) Skype for Business
17 30 (13.70%) Apple iOS
18 29 (13.24%) Windows Server
18 29 (13.24%) Cisco
19 28 (12.79%) ServiceNow
19 28 (12.79%) Exchange Server 2010
20 27 (12.33%) Problem-Solving
21 26 (11.87%) HP
22 25 (11.42%) VPN
22 25 (11.42%) DNS
22 25 (11.42%) VoIP
23 24 (10.96%) DHCP
23 24 (10.96%) Skype
24 21 (9.59%) Ivanti

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 59 (26.94%) MS Exchange
2 33 (15.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 32 (14.61%) Skype for Business
4 28 (12.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (6.39%) SharePoint
6 12 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (5.02%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (2.74%) IBM Notes
9 4 (1.83%) CMS
9 4 (1.83%) IBM Domino
9 4 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.46%) Live Communications Server
10 1 (0.46%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 111 (50.68%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (9.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (5.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (3.20%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (3.20%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.74%) Acrobat
6 4 (1.83%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.46%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 7 (3.20%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.37%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 73 (33.33%) Office 365
2 5 (2.28%) G Suite
3 3 (1.37%) AWS
3 3 (1.37%) OneDrive
4 2 (0.91%) Azure
4 2 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.46%) iTunes
5 1 (0.46%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.42%) DNS
1 25 (11.42%) VoIP
1 25 (11.42%) VPN
2 24 (10.96%) DHCP
2 24 (10.96%) Skype
3 20 (9.13%) Remote Desktop
4 18 (8.22%) Cisco IOS
5 17 (7.76%) Internet
6 12 (5.48%) SMTP
6 12 (5.48%) WebEx
7 11 (5.02%) TCP/IP
8 10 (4.57%) WAN
9 9 (4.11%) FTP
10 8 (3.65%) LAN
11 7 (3.20%) Firewall
12 6 (2.74%) NAS
12 6 (2.74%) Network Security
12 6 (2.74%) PBX
13 5 (2.28%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (2.28%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (2.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (3.20%) JIRA
2 6 (2.74%) WinDbg
3 4 (1.83%) InstallShield
3 4 (1.83%) MSI
General
1 49 (22.37%) Finance
2 17 (7.76%) Law
3 16 (7.31%) Public Sector
4 15 (6.85%) Legal
5 12 (5.48%) Financial Institution
6 11 (5.02%) Banking
7 8 (3.65%) Advertising
8 7 (3.20%) Telecoms
9 6 (2.74%) Automotive
9 6 (2.74%) Retail
10 3 (1.37%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.91%) Publishing
12 1 (0.46%) Billing
12 1 (0.46%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 88 (40.18%) Analyst
2 58 (26.48%) Service Analyst
3 57 (26.03%) Service Desk Analyst
4 52 (23.74%) Desktop Support
5 40 (18.26%) Support Engineer
6 30 (13.70%) IT Analyst
7 23 (10.50%) Desktop Engineer
7 23 (10.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 23 (10.50%) Support Analyst
8 20 (9.13%) 1st Line Support
9 16 (7.31%) 2nd Line Support
9 16 (7.31%) IT Support
10 12 (5.48%) Desktop Analyst
10 12 (5.48%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 12 (5.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (4.11%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
11 9 (4.11%) Deskside Support
11 9 (4.11%) IT Support Analyst
12 7 (3.20%) Service Desk Support
12 7 (3.20%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.91%) CSS
1 2 (0.91%) XMPP
2 1 (0.46%) Flash
2 1 (0.46%) J2ME
2 1 (0.46%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (21.92%) iPhone
2 15 (6.85%) iPad
2 15 (6.85%) Smartphone
3 14 (6.39%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.39%) Handset
4 12 (5.48%) NHS
5 10 (4.57%) PDA
6 8 (3.65%) Data Centre
6 8 (3.65%) Hedge funds
6 8 (3.65%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.20%) Clustering
7 7 (3.20%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (2.74%) AS400
8 6 (2.74%) Driving Licence
8 6 (2.74%) PKI
9 4 (1.83%) Replication
9 4 (1.83%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.37%) BYOD
10 3 (1.37%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.37%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 152 (69.41%) Windows
2 86 (39.27%) Windows 7
3 74 (33.79%) Android
4 73 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 30 (13.70%) Apple iOS
6 29 (13.24%) Windows Server
7 18 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (7.76%) Mac OS
9 14 (6.39%) Windows XP
10 13 (5.94%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (5.48%) Linux
12 10 (4.57%) Mac OS X
12 10 (4.57%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (3.65%) Windows 2000
13 8 (3.65%) Windows 8
13 8 (3.65%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (1.37%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.46%) CentOS
15 1 (0.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (36.07%) ITIL
2 27 (12.33%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (8.22%) Service Delivery
4 17 (7.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 15 (6.85%) ITSM
5 15 (6.85%) Service Management
6 13 (5.94%) Problem Management
7 12 (5.48%) Break/Fix
7 12 (5.48%) Change Management
7 12 (5.48%) Document Management
7 12 (5.48%) Incident Management
8 10 (4.57%) Application Packaging
8 10 (4.57%) Migration
9 9 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (4.11%) Line Management
9 9 (4.11%) Mobile Device Management
9 9 (4.11%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (3.65%) Process Improvement
11 6 (2.74%) Information Security
11 6 (2.74%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.48%) PowerShell
2 7 (3.20%) SQL
3 6 (2.74%) VBScript
4 3 (1.37%) C
4 3 (1.37%) Python
5 1 (0.46%) Apple Swift
5 1 (0.46%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (6.39%) MCP
2 13 (5.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (5.48%) Security Cleared
4 10 (4.57%) SC Cleared
5 9 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (4.11%) MCSE
6 4 (1.83%) Degree
6 4 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.37%) ACSP
7 3 (1.37%) CCA
7 3 (1.37%) MCSA
7 3 (1.37%) RHCSA
8 2 (0.91%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.91%) MCITP
9 1 (0.46%) ACMT
9 1 (0.46%) CCVP
9 1 (0.46%) CISA
9 1 (0.46%) CISM
9 1 (0.46%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.59%) SLA
2 2 (0.91%) PMO
3 1 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 131 (59.82%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.02%) Microsoft App-V
2 11 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.11%) XenApp
3 9 (4.11%) XenDesktop
4 5 (2.28%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.83%) DFS Replication
5 4 (1.83%) vSphere
5 4 (1.83%) Xen
6 2 (0.91%) NDS
6 2 (0.91%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 2 (0.91%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.46%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.46%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 40 (18.26%) SCCM
2 17 (7.76%) Microsoft Intune
3 12 (5.48%) AirWatch
4 11 (5.02%) SCOM
5 10 (4.57%) Jamf Pro
6 8 (3.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (3.20%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (3.20%) ServiceCenter
8 6 (2.74%) Perfmon
9 5 (2.28%) WSUS
10 4 (1.83%) SafeCom
10 4 (1.83%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (1.83%) XenMobile
11 3 (1.37%) Ansible
11 3 (1.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 2 (0.91%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.91%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (0.91%) SCVMM
13 1 (0.46%) NetBackup
13 1 (0.46%) PingFederate
Vendors
1 99 (45.21%) Microsoft
2 67 (30.59%) Citrix
3 50 (22.83%) Apple
4 29 (13.24%) Cisco
5 28 (12.79%) ServiceNow
6 26 (11.87%) HP
7 21 (9.59%) Ivanti
8 19 (8.68%) Adobe
9 15 (6.85%) iManage
10 14 (6.39%) Remedy
11 13 (5.94%) VMware
12 11 (5.02%) Dell
12 11 (5.02%) MobileIron
13 10 (4.57%) Bomgar
14 9 (4.11%) Lotus
14 9 (4.11%) Samsung
15 8 (3.65%) Bloomberg
15 8 (3.65%) Google
16 7 (3.20%) Clearswift
16 7 (3.20%) McAfee