Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 534 472 322
Rank change year-on-year -62 -150 -91
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 327 390 732
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.44% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.05% 1.33% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 221 357
England median daily rate £165 £190 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.03% +8.57% -16.67%
10th Percentile £113 £120 £115
90th Percentile £394 £475 £469
UK median daily rate £165 £190 £180
% change year-on-year -13.16% +5.56% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 54 161
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.03% - -
10th Percentile £11.81 £11.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £24.31 £22.89 £23.25
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -0.03% - -

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 31,191 29,271 32,363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.68% 32.79% 32.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,105 19,212 20,958
England median daily rate £453 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% +1.76% +3.03%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £250
90th Percentile £656 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 884 1,019 1,306
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.67 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.02% +3.35% +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.32 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.25 £47.50 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £21.70 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.85% +2.50% +14.29%

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 23 January 2018.

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 23 January 2018.

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 23 January 2018. 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 -46 218 £165 -5.71% 30
South East -32 35 £160 -23.81% 9
North of England +14 29 £125 -56.71% 10
North West +12 24 £125 -45.65% 4
East of England +2 19 £205 - 1
South West +5 14 £168 -21.82% 1
Midlands -5 12 £125 -12.28%
West Midlands +6 8 - -
Yorkshire -15 5 - - 2
East Midlands 0 4 £125 +0.81%
Blackberry
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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.

1 254 (77.68%) Windows
2 174 (53.21%) Active Directory
3 171 (52.29%) Windows 7
4 157 (48.01%) Microsoft
5 139 (42.51%) Microsoft Office
6 124 (37.92%) Citrix
7 108 (33.03%) ITIL
8 86 (26.30%) Finance
9 81 (24.77%) iPhone
10 74 (22.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 67 (20.49%) MS Exchange
12 61 (18.65%) Android
13 58 (17.74%) iPad
14 55 (16.82%) SCCM
15 53 (16.21%) Apple
16 52 (15.90%) Apple iOS
17 51 (15.60%) Microsoft Certification
17 51 (15.60%) VPN
18 50 (15.29%) Windows Server
19 49 (14.98%) Office 365
20 48 (14.68%) Windows 10
21 47 (14.37%) Cisco
22 44 (13.46%) Legal
23 40 (12.23%) VMware
24 39 (11.93%) SLA
25 38 (11.62%) MCSE
25 38 (11.62%) Windows XP
26 37 (11.31%) DNS
26 37 (11.31%) TCP/IP
26 37 (11.31%) Banking

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 74 (22.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 67 (20.49%) MS Exchange
3 33 (10.09%) IBM Notes
4 26 (7.95%) Skype for Business
5 23 (7.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 19 (5.81%) SharePoint
7 11 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (2.75%) IIS
9 8 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.61%) Apache
11 2 (0.61%) CMS
11 2 (0.61%) GroupWise
11 2 (0.61%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.31%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 139 (42.51%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (5.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (1.83%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.22%) Acrobat
5 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (3.67%) Eikon
2 8 (2.45%) Carpe Diem
2 8 (2.45%) Elite 3E
3 3 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.31%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 49 (14.98%) Office 365
2 11 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.61%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 51 (15.60%) VPN
2 37 (11.31%) DNS
2 37 (11.31%) TCP/IP
3 31 (9.48%) DHCP
4 29 (8.87%) LAN
5 28 (8.56%) Internet
6 23 (7.03%) Wireless
7 22 (6.73%) VoIP
8 19 (5.81%) Skype
9 16 (4.89%) Ethernet
9 16 (4.89%) Remote Desktop
10 15 (4.59%) WAN
11 12 (3.67%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (2.75%) IP Telephony
12 9 (2.75%) SAN
13 6 (1.83%) Extranet
14 5 (1.53%) 3G
14 5 (1.53%) Broadband
14 5 (1.53%) Firewall
14 5 (1.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.61%) GIS
2 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.31%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.31%) Serena SBM
General
1 86 (26.30%) Finance
2 44 (13.46%) Legal
3 37 (11.31%) Banking
4 34 (10.40%) Law
5 15 (4.59%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.06%) Advertising
6 10 (3.06%) Retail
7 5 (1.53%) Back Office
7 5 (1.53%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.92%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.92%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.61%) Front Office
9 2 (0.61%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.31%) Automotive
10 1 (0.31%) French Language
10 1 (0.31%) German Language
10 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.31%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 121 (37.00%) Analyst
2 98 (29.97%) Desktop Support
3 74 (22.63%) Support Engineer
4 60 (18.35%) Service Analyst
5 59 (18.04%) Service Desk Analyst
6 56 (17.13%) 2nd Line Support
7 50 (15.29%) Support Analyst
8 49 (14.98%) Desktop Engineer
9 42 (12.84%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 22 (6.73%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 20 (6.12%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 19 (5.81%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
13 18 (5.50%) 3rd Line Support
13 18 (5.50%) Deskside Support
13 18 (5.50%) IT Support
14 15 (4.59%) Desktop Analyst
15 14 (4.28%) 1st Line Support
15 14 (4.28%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 14 (4.28%) Desktop Support Analyst
15 14 (4.28%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.61%) HTML
1 2 (0.61%) HTML5
2 1 (0.31%) Android SDK
2 1 (0.31%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (0.31%) Cocoa
2 1 (0.31%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (0.31%) CSS
2 1 (0.31%) CSS3
2 1 (0.31%) MEAP
2 1 (0.31%) PhoneGap
2 1 (0.31%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.31%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 81 (24.77%) iPhone
2 58 (17.74%) iPad
3 20 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (5.81%) Management Information System
4 19 (5.81%) Smartphone
5 18 (5.50%) Video Conferencing
6 16 (4.89%) NHS
7 15 (4.59%) BYOD
7 15 (4.59%) Client/Server
8 14 (4.28%) Data Centre
9 8 (2.45%) Fat Client
9 8 (2.45%) PDA
9 8 (2.45%) Thin Client
10 6 (1.83%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.92%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.92%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.92%) Smartcard
12 1 (0.31%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.31%) Handset
12 1 (0.31%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 254 (77.68%) Windows
2 171 (52.29%) Windows 7
3 61 (18.65%) Android
4 52 (15.90%) Apple iOS
5 50 (15.29%) Windows Server
6 48 (14.68%) Windows 10
7 38 (11.62%) Windows XP
8 35 (10.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (6.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (6.12%) Mac OS
10 20 (6.12%) Windows 8
11 13 (3.98%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (3.36%) Windows Vista
13 7 (2.14%) Linux
13 7 (2.14%) Windows 2000
14 6 (1.83%) Windows Phone
15 5 (1.53%) SUSE
16 3 (0.92%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.92%) Unix
17 2 (0.61%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (33.03%) ITIL
2 28 (8.56%) Service Delivery
3 27 (8.26%) Service Management
4 24 (7.34%) Change Management
5 20 (6.12%) Time Management
6 18 (5.50%) Incident Management
7 16 (4.89%) Validation
8 15 (4.59%) Mobile Device Management
9 14 (4.28%) ITSM
10 13 (3.98%) Document Management
11 12 (3.67%) Asset Management
11 12 (3.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (3.36%) Identity Management
12 11 (3.36%) Problem Management
12 11 (3.36%) Ticket Management
13 10 (3.06%) Coaching
13 10 (3.06%) Kalman Filter
13 10 (3.06%) Risk Management
13 10 (3.06%) Service Desk Management
14 9 (2.75%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (5.20%) Java
2 15 (4.59%) PowerShell
3 5 (1.53%) VBScript
4 4 (1.22%) SQL
5 3 (0.92%) VB
6 1 (0.31%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.31%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 51 (15.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (11.62%) MCSE
3 30 (9.17%) MCP
4 26 (7.95%) MCSA
5 22 (6.73%) Security Cleared
6 20 (6.12%) Degree
6 20 (6.12%) SC Cleared
7 18 (5.50%) MCDST
8 16 (4.89%) MCSM
9 15 (4.59%) ACHDS
9 15 (4.59%) Network+ Certification
10 14 (4.28%) ACDT
10 14 (4.28%) ACTC
11 13 (3.98%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (3.06%) A+ Certification
13 4 (1.22%) MCITP
14 3 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 2 (0.61%) CCA
15 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Certified Architect
15 2 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (11.93%) SLA
2 5 (1.53%) PMO
3 2 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 174 (53.21%) Active Directory
2 28 (8.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (5.20%) XenApp
4 15 (4.59%) Virtual Servers
5 13 (3.98%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (3.36%) vSphere
7 9 (2.75%) Hyper-V
7 9 (2.75%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (2.75%) XenDesktop
8 8 (2.45%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (2.45%) VMware Workstation
9 7 (2.14%) Terminal Services
10 4 (1.22%) XenServer
11 2 (0.61%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.61%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.61%) Xen
12 1 (0.31%) Firmware
12 1 (0.31%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.31%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 55 (16.82%) SCCM
2 13 (3.98%) DameWare
3 12 (3.67%) WSUS
4 10 (3.06%) SCOM
5 9 (2.75%) AirWatch
6 7 (2.14%) McAfee ePO
7 6 (1.83%) SafeCom
8 5 (1.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 5 (1.53%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (1.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (1.22%) AppDNA
10 3 (0.92%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.92%) Cisco UCCX
11 2 (0.61%) HP SIM
11 2 (0.61%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 2 (0.61%) XenMobile
12 1 (0.31%) HP Data Protector
12 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
12 1 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 157 (48.01%) Microsoft
2 124 (37.92%) Citrix
3 53 (16.21%) Apple
4 47 (14.37%) Cisco
5 40 (12.23%) VMware
6 34 (10.40%) Bloomberg
7 33 (10.09%) Lotus
8 31 (9.48%) HP
9 27 (8.26%) Reuters
10 21 (6.42%) MobileIron
11 19 (5.81%) Altiris
12 18 (5.50%) Oracle
13 15 (4.59%) NetApp
14 14 (4.28%) Remedy
15 12 (3.67%) FactSet
15 12 (3.67%) Ivanti
15 12 (3.67%) McAfee
15 12 (3.67%) Symantec
16 11 (3.36%) ServiceNow
17 10 (3.06%) Wyse