Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 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
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 477 446 313
Rank change year-on-year -31 -133 -95
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 391 499 801
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.42% 0.51% 0.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.23% 1.53% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 262 382
England median daily rate £165 £200 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.50% -11.11% +4.65%
10th Percentile £113 £122 £130
90th Percentile £450 £488 £475
UK median daily rate £165 £200 £225
% change year-on-year -17.50% -11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 91 188
England median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% - -
10th Percentile £11.81 £11.00 £11.68
90th Percentile £20.95 £23.50 £22.54
UK median hourly rate £14.76 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -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 31772 32617 34443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.85% 33.23% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21306 21551 22269
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £268 £255 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 910 1119 1347
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.58% +9.46% +5.72%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £46.85
UK median hourly rate £20.92 £21.00 £19.46
% change year-on-year -0.37% +7.91% +8.11%

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 18 November 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 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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 -45 235 £165 -17.50% 16
North of England +49 61 £135 -53.04% 2
South East -3 38 £223 +12.66% 4
North West +34 35 £128 -58.87% 2
Midlands +11 27 £119 -50.52%
Yorkshire +12 26 £450 +50.00%
West Midlands +33 23 £113 -53.13%
East of England -26 18 £192 -30.00%
South West -3 12 £168 -31.42% 2
East Midlands -6 4 £125 +0.81%
Blackberry
UK

For the 6 months to 18 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 England region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 316 (80.82%) Windows
2 223 (57.03%) Microsoft
3 210 (53.71%) Windows 7
4 202 (51.66%) Active Directory
5 179 (45.78%) Microsoft Office
6 157 (40.15%) Citrix
7 130 (33.25%) ITIL
8 110 (28.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 93 (23.79%) Android
10 88 (22.51%) SCCM
11 87 (22.25%) Finance
12 78 (19.95%) iPhone
13 73 (18.67%) Cisco
14 68 (17.39%) MS Exchange
15 66 (16.88%) Office 365
16 62 (15.86%) Windows 10
17 60 (15.35%) VPN
18 57 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
19 56 (14.32%) Apple iOS
20 52 (13.30%) Apple
20 52 (13.30%) VMware
21 50 (12.79%) Banking
21 50 (12.79%) Windows Server
22 47 (12.02%) iPad
23 46 (11.76%) Lotus
23 46 (11.76%) IBM Notes
24 45 (11.51%) Security Cleared
25 43 (11.00%) Windows XP
26 41 (10.49%) TCP/IP
26 41 (10.49%) MCSE

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
1 110 (28.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 68 (17.39%) MS Exchange
3 46 (11.76%) IBM Notes
4 29 (7.42%) Skype for Business
5 21 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 20 (5.12%) SharePoint
7 10 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (2.30%) IIS
9 7 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (1.28%) GroupWise
11 4 (1.02%) CMS
12 3 (0.77%) IBM Domino
12 3 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.26%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (0.26%) Quickr
Applications
1 179 (45.78%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (5.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.77%) Acrobat
5 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (3.32%) Eikon
2 3 (0.77%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.26%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 66 (16.88%) Office 365
2 15 (3.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.51%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.26%) G Suite
5 1 (0.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (15.35%) VPN
2 41 (10.49%) TCP/IP
3 38 (9.72%) Remote Desktop
4 37 (9.46%) LAN
5 35 (8.95%) DNS
6 34 (8.70%) Internet
7 29 (7.42%) Cisco IOS
8 28 (7.16%) Wireless
9 27 (6.91%) DHCP
10 22 (5.63%) Skype
11 19 (4.86%) VoIP
12 17 (4.35%) Ethernet
13 14 (3.58%) WAN
14 9 (2.30%) Firewall
14 9 (2.30%) SAN
15 8 (2.05%) Unified Communications
16 7 (1.79%) ADSL
16 7 (1.79%) Broadband
17 6 (1.53%) 3G
17 6 (1.53%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.51%) GIS
2 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
2 2 (0.51%) RDBMS
2 2 (0.51%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.26%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (1.02%) Eclipse
1 4 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.26%) Serena SBM
General
1 87 (22.25%) Finance
2 50 (12.79%) Banking
3 30 (7.67%) Legal
4 25 (6.39%) Law
5 11 (2.81%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.05%) Advertising
6 8 (2.05%) Retail Banking
7 7 (1.79%) Retail
8 6 (1.53%) Front Office
9 5 (1.28%) Back Office
10 4 (1.02%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.02%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.77%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.26%) Automotive
13 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 119 (30.43%) Analyst
2 114 (29.16%) Desktop Support
3 97 (24.81%) Support Engineer
4 81 (20.72%) 2nd Line Support
5 61 (15.60%) Service Analyst
6 58 (14.83%) Service Desk Analyst
7 50 (12.79%) Desktop Engineer
8 47 (12.02%) Support Analyst
9 39 (9.97%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 33 (8.44%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 31 (7.93%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 28 (7.16%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
13 26 (6.65%) Deskside Support
14 25 (6.39%) Service Desk Support
15 22 (5.63%) IT Support
16 20 (5.12%) 3rd Line Support
17 19 (4.86%) Desktop Analyst
17 19 (4.86%) Technical Support
18 18 (4.60%) Help Desk Support
18 18 (4.60%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.79%) HTML
2 6 (1.53%) Apache Cordova
2 6 (1.53%) HTML5
3 5 (1.28%) MEAP
3 5 (1.28%) Web Services
4 4 (1.02%) PhoneGap
5 3 (0.77%) .NET
6 2 (0.51%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.51%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.51%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.51%) Java EE
7 1 (0.26%) Android SDK
7 1 (0.26%) Cocoa
7 1 (0.26%) Cocoa Touch
7 1 (0.26%) CSS
7 1 (0.26%) CSS3
7 1 (0.26%) SailPoint
7 1 (0.26%) SAPUI5
7 1 (0.26%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 78 (19.95%) iPhone
2 47 (12.02%) iPad
3 30 (7.67%) BYOD
4 26 (6.65%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
6 20 (5.12%) Data Centre
7 19 (4.86%) Management Information System
7 19 (4.86%) Smartphone
8 18 (4.60%) Client/Server
9 16 (4.09%) NHS
10 13 (3.32%) Fat Client
10 13 (3.32%) Thin Client
11 9 (2.30%) Driving Licence
12 8 (2.05%) Mobile App
13 7 (1.79%) PDA
14 5 (1.28%) User Experience
15 3 (0.77%) Clustering
15 3 (0.77%) Computer Science
15 3 (0.77%) Replication
15 3 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 316 (80.82%) Windows
2 210 (53.71%) Windows 7
3 93 (23.79%) Android
4 62 (15.86%) Windows 10
5 56 (14.32%) Apple iOS
6 50 (12.79%) Windows Server
7 43 (11.00%) Windows XP
8 38 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 34 (8.70%) Mac OS
10 28 (7.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (5.88%) Windows 8
12 15 (3.84%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (2.56%) Windows Vista
14 8 (2.05%) Linux
14 8 (2.05%) Windows 2000
15 7 (1.79%) Windows Phone
16 5 (1.28%) Mac OS X
16 5 (1.28%) SUSE
16 5 (1.28%) Unix
17 2 (0.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (33.25%) ITIL
2 37 (9.46%) Service Management
3 30 (7.67%) Change Management
4 29 (7.42%) Incident Management
4 29 (7.42%) Mobile Device Management
5 28 (7.16%) Service Delivery
6 24 (6.14%) Coaching
7 21 (5.37%) Time Management
8 17 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (4.35%) Validation
9 16 (4.09%) Asset Management
9 16 (4.09%) ITSM
10 12 (3.07%) Knowledge Management
10 12 (3.07%) Line Management
11 11 (2.81%) Identity Management
11 11 (2.81%) Software Deployment
12 10 (2.56%) Break/Fix
13 9 (2.30%) Business Continuity
13 9 (2.30%) Problem Management
14 8 (2.05%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (5.12%) Java
2 15 (3.84%) PowerShell
3 13 (3.32%) SQL
4 9 (2.30%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.53%) VBScript
6 2 (0.51%) C
6 2 (0.51%) C#
6 2 (0.51%) C++
6 2 (0.51%) COBOL
6 2 (0.51%) Perl
6 2 (0.51%) PHP
6 2 (0.51%) Python
6 2 (0.51%) Ruby
6 2 (0.51%) VB
7 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 57 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (11.51%) Security Cleared
3 41 (10.49%) MCSE
3 41 (10.49%) SC Cleared
4 37 (9.46%) MCP
5 26 (6.65%) MCSA
6 23 (5.88%) Degree
7 22 (5.63%) MCDST
8 18 (4.60%) MCSM
9 17 (4.35%) ACHDS
9 17 (4.35%) Network+ Certification
10 16 (4.09%) ACDT
10 16 (4.09%) ACTC
11 12 (3.07%) A+ Certification
11 12 (3.07%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.77%) CCNA
13 3 (0.77%) DV Cleared
13 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.67%) SLA
2 7 (1.79%) PMO
3 2 (0.51%) QA
4 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 202 (51.66%) Active Directory
2 41 (10.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (9.21%) Microsoft App-V
4 20 (5.12%) Virtual Servers
5 17 (4.35%) XenApp
6 16 (4.09%) VMware Workstation
7 15 (3.84%) Hyper-V
8 13 (3.32%) Terminal Services
9 10 (2.56%) vSphere
9 10 (2.56%) XenDesktop
10 9 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (1.53%) Virtual Desktop
12 5 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (1.28%) XenServer
13 3 (0.77%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.51%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.51%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.51%) Xen
15 1 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 88 (22.51%) SCCM
2 15 (3.84%) WSUS
3 12 (3.07%) DameWare
3 12 (3.07%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (3.07%) SafeCom
4 10 (2.56%) AirWatch
5 9 (2.30%) SCOM
5 9 (2.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 7 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (1.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (1.02%) AppDNA
8 4 (1.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (0.77%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.77%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.51%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.51%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.51%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (0.51%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 223 (57.03%) Microsoft
2 157 (40.15%) Citrix
3 73 (18.67%) Cisco
4 52 (13.30%) Apple
4 52 (13.30%) VMware
5 46 (11.76%) Lotus
6 39 (9.97%) HP
7 37 (9.46%) Bloomberg
8 27 (6.91%) Reuters
9 24 (6.14%) Symantec
10 20 (5.12%) Oracle
11 19 (4.86%) McAfee
11 19 (4.86%) MobileIron
12 18 (4.60%) Altiris
12 18 (4.60%) NetApp
13 17 (4.35%) Remedy
14 16 (4.09%) ServiceNow
15 14 (3.58%) IBM
15 14 (3.58%) Wyse
16 13 (3.32%) FactSet