Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 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
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 637 543 546
Rank change year-on-year -94 +3 -162
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 193 317 282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.34% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 1.02% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 133 160
England median daily rate £275 £182 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +51.10% +10.30% -2.94%
10th Percentile £143 £116 £110
90th Percentile £556 £513 £409
UK median daily rate £300 £190 £165
% change year-on-year +57.89% +15.15% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 52 32
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.23 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.51% +4.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.81 £13.00
90th Percentile £36.50 £24.80 £22.96
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £18.23 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.98% +4.14% +6.06%

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 28,920 30,980 27,966
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.27% 33.46% 33.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 19,037 20,533 18,235
England median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £293 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £662 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £437
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.09% +2.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 908 956 984
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.60 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.46% +5.37% -2.38%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.30 £52.50 £49.43
UK median hourly rate £21.02 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -2.23% +4.88% -3.16%

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 25 April 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Blackberry in England over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Contractor 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 April 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 -83 101 £225 +25.00% 4
South East -23 23 £475 +8.57%
South West -29 21 £525 -12.50%
Midlands +10 20 £173 +35.29% 1
North of England -6 18 £200 +14.29%
North West -11 13 £413 +142.65%
East Midlands +21 12 - -
East of England +17 10 £369 +5.36%
West Midlands -1 8 £173 - 1
Yorkshire +9 3 £140 -11.81%
North East +3 2 - -
Blackberry
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 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.

1 128 (66.32%) Windows
2 112 (58.03%) Microsoft
3 109 (56.48%) Active Directory
4 70 (36.27%) Microsoft Office
5 63 (32.64%) ITIL
6 62 (32.12%) Android
7 58 (30.05%) Office 365
7 58 (30.05%) Finance
8 55 (28.50%) Windows 7
9 47 (24.35%) MS Exchange
10 44 (22.80%) SCCM
11 43 (22.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 41 (21.24%) Windows 10
13 37 (19.17%) VMware
14 36 (18.65%) Windows Server
15 32 (16.58%) Citrix
16 31 (16.06%) Skype
16 31 (16.06%) Skype for Business
17 29 (15.03%) Cisco
17 29 (15.03%) Apple iOS
17 29 (15.03%) PowerShell
18 27 (13.99%) Apple
18 27 (13.99%) Exchange Server 2010
19 26 (13.47%) iPhone
19 26 (13.47%) Service Management
20 24 (12.44%) Banking
20 24 (12.44%) DNS
20 24 (12.44%) SharePoint
20 24 (12.44%) Microsoft Azure
21 23 (11.92%) AirWatch

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 47 (24.35%) MS Exchange
2 43 (22.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 31 (16.06%) Skype for Business
4 27 (13.99%) Exchange Server 2010
5 24 (12.44%) SharePoint
6 11 (5.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (3.63%) IBM Notes
8 4 (2.07%) IBM Domino
9 3 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.04%) CMS
10 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.04%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 70 (36.27%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (11.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (5.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.55%) Shockwave
5 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.04%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.11%) Eikon
2 3 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.04%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.52%) Carpe Diem
4 1 (0.52%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 58 (30.05%) Office 365
2 24 (12.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (5.70%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (5.70%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (5.18%) Slack
5 7 (3.63%) Yammer
6 6 (3.11%) Mimecast
7 4 (2.07%) iTunes
8 2 (1.04%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 31 (16.06%) Skype
2 24 (12.44%) DNS
3 15 (7.77%) VPN
4 11 (5.70%) DHCP
4 11 (5.70%) Firewall
4 11 (5.70%) VoIP
4 11 (5.70%) Wireless
5 10 (5.18%) WebEx
6 9 (4.66%) SAN
7 8 (4.15%) Internet
7 8 (4.15%) LAN
7 8 (4.15%) Remote Desktop
8 7 (3.63%) SMTP
9 6 (3.11%) TCP/IP
9 6 (3.11%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (2.59%) NAS
11 3 (1.55%) WAN
12 2 (1.04%) Broadband
12 2 (1.04%) SMS
12 2 (1.04%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.66%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.04%) MySQL
3 2 (1.04%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.52%) Big Data
4 1 (0.52%) MS Access
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (1.55%) JIRA
2 2 (1.04%) Hudson
3 1 (0.52%) WinDbg
General
1 58 (30.05%) Finance
2 24 (12.44%) Banking
3 10 (5.18%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.66%) Investment Banking
4 9 (4.66%) Law
5 8 (4.15%) Legal
6 6 (3.11%) Front Office
7 5 (2.59%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.55%) German Language
9 2 (1.04%) Back Office
9 2 (1.04%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (1.04%) Local Government
9 2 (1.04%) Retail
10 1 (0.52%) Billing
10 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 63 (32.64%) Analyst
2 33 (17.10%) Desktop Support
3 30 (15.54%) Service Desk Analyst
3 30 (15.54%) Support Engineer
4 28 (14.51%) Service Analyst
5 27 (13.99%) Support Analyst
6 16 (8.29%) IT Support
7 15 (7.77%) IT Analyst
8 13 (6.74%) Desktop Engineer
8 13 (6.74%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 13 (6.74%) Office 365 Engineer
9 11 (5.70%) Developer
9 11 (5.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (5.70%) IT Engineer
9 11 (5.70%) Service Desk Support
10 10 (5.18%) Desktop Analyst
10 10 (5.18%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 9 (4.66%) Active Directory Support
11 9 (4.66%) Service Desk Support Analyst
12 8 (4.15%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.63%) HTML
1 7 (3.63%) SOAP
1 7 (3.63%) WAP
2 6 (3.11%) REST
2 6 (3.11%) SailPoint
2 6 (3.11%) YAML
3 4 (2.07%) Android SDK
3 4 (2.07%) J2ME
4 3 (1.55%) .NET
4 3 (1.55%) Ajax
4 3 (1.55%) Flash
4 3 (1.55%) Middleware
4 3 (1.55%) RESTful
5 2 (1.04%) LDAP
6 1 (0.52%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.47%) iPhone
2 22 (11.40%) iPad
3 16 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (8.29%) Data Centre
4 14 (7.25%) Video Conferencing
5 13 (6.74%) Fat Client
5 13 (6.74%) Mobile App
5 13 (6.74%) Thin Client
6 12 (6.22%) PKI
7 10 (5.18%) Self-Motivation
8 9 (4.66%) Management Information System
9 8 (4.15%) Smartphone
10 6 (3.11%) Cyberthreat
10 6 (3.11%) Fixed Income
10 6 (3.11%) NHS
11 4 (2.07%) Hedge funds
11 4 (2.07%) Mobile Computing
12 3 (1.55%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (1.55%) Equities
12 3 (1.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 128 (66.32%) Windows
2 62 (32.12%) Android
3 55 (28.50%) Windows 7
4 41 (21.24%) Windows 10
5 36 (18.65%) Windows Server
6 29 (15.03%) Apple iOS
7 20 (10.36%) Mac OS
8 15 (7.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (5.18%) Linux
11 9 (4.66%) Windows 8
12 8 (4.15%) Windows XP
13 4 (2.07%) BlackBerry OS
14 3 (1.55%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (32.64%) ITIL
2 26 (13.47%) Service Management
3 20 (10.36%) Mobile Device Management
4 15 (7.77%) Service Delivery
5 14 (7.25%) Migration
6 12 (6.22%) Problem Management
7 11 (5.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 10 (5.18%) Integration Testing
9 9 (4.66%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (4.66%) Information Security
9 9 (4.66%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (4.66%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (4.66%) Security Patching
10 8 (4.15%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (4.15%) Requirements Management
10 8 (4.15%) Time Management
11 7 (3.63%) Business Continuity
11 7 (3.63%) Change Management
11 7 (3.63%) Incident Management
11 7 (3.63%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (15.03%) PowerShell
2 12 (6.22%) Java
3 11 (5.70%) SQL
4 7 (3.63%) Perl
4 7 (3.63%) Python
5 6 (3.11%) VBScript
6 4 (2.07%) VB
7 3 (1.55%) C
7 3 (1.55%) C#
7 3 (1.55%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.55%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (6.74%) Degree
2 7 (3.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.59%) A+ Certification
3 5 (2.59%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.07%) MCITP
4 4 (2.07%) MCP
4 4 (2.07%) MCSE
4 4 (2.07%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.07%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.55%) PMP
6 2 (1.04%) ACSP
6 2 (1.04%) CCA
6 2 (1.04%) CCNA
6 2 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.04%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Certified Master
7 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.52%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.33%) SLA
2 2 (1.04%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (1.04%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.52%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 109 (56.48%) Active Directory
2 15 (7.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.15%) vSphere
4 7 (3.63%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (3.11%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (2.59%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.59%) Terminal Services
6 5 (2.59%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.04%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (1.04%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.04%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.04%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.52%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 44 (22.80%) SCCM
2 23 (11.92%) AirWatch
3 22 (11.40%) Microsoft Intune
4 13 (6.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 9 (4.66%) WSUS
6 7 (3.63%) Ansible
7 4 (2.07%) MaaS360
7 4 (2.07%) MobiControl
8 3 (1.55%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.55%) SafeCom
9 2 (1.04%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.04%) Jamf Pro
10 1 (0.52%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 1 (0.52%) MIMEsweeper
10 1 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.52%) Perfmon
10 1 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 112 (58.03%) Microsoft
2 37 (19.17%) VMware
3 32 (16.58%) Citrix
4 29 (15.03%) Cisco
5 27 (13.99%) Apple
6 15 (7.77%) Bloomberg
7 14 (7.25%) HP
8 11 (5.70%) Dell
8 11 (5.70%) Wyse
9 10 (5.18%) Lotus
10 9 (4.66%) Altiris
11 8 (4.15%) Google
11 8 (4.15%) MobileIron
12 7 (3.63%) Avaya
12 7 (3.63%) Clearswift
12 7 (3.63%) Reuters
13 6 (3.11%) CommVault
13 6 (3.11%) McAfee
13 6 (3.11%) Remedy
13 6 (3.11%) Sony