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 3 months to 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 420 371 295
Rank change year-on-year -49 -76  
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 177 277 398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.41% 0.56% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.22% 1.69% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 117 217
Median daily rate £175 £238 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.31% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £120 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £235 £232
% change year-on-year -25.59% +1.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 69 85
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -0.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.75 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £20.00 £21.36
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.36 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -12.98% -  

Blackberry is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14539 16404 16473
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 33.63% 33.28% 32.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13605 15231 14997
Median daily rate £468 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.73% +3.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £638 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 623 783 769
Median hourly rate £22.00 £21.75 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.14% +17.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £11.27 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £47.39 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +27.77%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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 3 months to 29 June 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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -30 96 £182 -29.90% 24
North of England +70 48 £275 -2.65% 6
Yorkshire +24 25 £425 -19.81% 1
North West +40 22 £250 - 5
Midlands +15 18 £125 -23.07% 2
West Midlands +29 14 £113 -29.68% 2
South East -7 12 £140 -20.00% 3
East Midlands -10 4 £125 -23.07%
East of England -39 2 - -
North East +67 1 £290 +3.57%
South West -20 1 £165 -48.23% 1
Blackberry
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 246 (77.36%) Windows
2 208 (65.41%) Microsoft
3 166 (52.20%) Microsoft Office
4 157 (49.37%) Windows 7
5 138 (43.40%) Active Directory
6 109 (34.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 108 (33.96%) Citrix
8 94 (29.56%) Android
9 87 (27.36%) ITIL
10 75 (23.58%) Finance
11 69 (21.70%) Cisco
12 64 (20.13%) Office 365
13 62 (19.50%) MS Exchange
14 55 (17.30%) Security Cleared
15 54 (16.98%) iPhone
16 51 (16.04%) SC Cleared
17 49 (15.41%) Windows 10
18 48 (15.09%) Apple iOS
19 47 (14.78%) Banking
19 47 (14.78%) Microsoft Certification
19 47 (14.78%) SCCM
20 45 (14.15%) VPN
21 43 (13.52%) Windows XP
22 41 (12.89%) Exchange Server 2010
23 40 (12.58%) HP
24 38 (11.95%) IBM Notes
24 38 (11.95%) Lotus
25 36 (11.32%) Apple
25 36 (11.32%) Skype for Business
25 36 (11.32%) iPad

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
1 109 (34.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 62 (19.50%) MS Exchange
3 41 (12.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 38 (11.95%) IBM Notes
5 36 (11.32%) Skype for Business
6 35 (11.01%) SharePoint
7 19 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2003
7 19 (5.97%) SharePoint 2013
8 12 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (3.46%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (1.26%) IIS
10 4 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.63%) CMS
11 2 (0.63%) GroupWise
12 1 (0.31%) Confluence
12 1 (0.31%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.31%) Quickr
Applications
1 166 (52.20%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (5.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.31%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 12 (3.77%) Eikon
2 4 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.94%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.31%) assyst
5 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 64 (20.13%) Office 365
2 23 (7.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.83%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (0.94%) IaaS
5 2 (0.63%) G Suite
5 2 (0.63%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.63%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.31%) GitHub
6 1 (0.31%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 45 (14.15%) VPN
2 29 (9.12%) Cisco IOS
3 27 (8.49%) Remote Desktop
4 26 (8.18%) TCP/IP
5 24 (7.55%) Wireless
6 18 (5.66%) Internet
6 18 (5.66%) LAN
6 18 (5.66%) Skype
7 14 (4.40%) DNS
8 12 (3.77%) DHCP
8 12 (3.77%) VoIP
9 10 (3.14%) Unified Communications
10 8 (2.52%) Firewall
11 7 (2.20%) WAN
12 6 (1.89%) Intranet
13 5 (1.57%) SSL
14 4 (1.26%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (1.26%) Extranet
15 3 (0.94%) 3G
15 3 (0.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.20%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.63%) RDBMS
3 2 (0.63%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.31%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (1.57%) Bitbucket
1 5 (1.57%) Git (software)
1 5 (1.57%) Subversion
1 5 (1.57%) Xcode
2 3 (0.94%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.31%) JIRA
3 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 75 (23.58%) Finance
2 47 (14.78%) Banking
3 22 (6.92%) Law
4 20 (6.29%) Legal
5 14 (4.40%) Retail
6 12 (3.77%) Retail Banking
7 10 (3.14%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.89%) Multimedia
8 6 (1.89%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.26%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.94%) Back Office
10 3 (0.94%) Games
10 3 (0.94%) Local Government
11 2 (0.63%) Advertising
11 2 (0.63%) Electronics
11 2 (0.63%) Japanese Language
11 2 (0.63%) Marketing
12 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.31%) Front Office
12 1 (0.31%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 93 (29.25%) Analyst
2 84 (26.42%) Desktop Support
3 63 (19.81%) 2nd Line Support
4 56 (17.61%) Support Engineer
5 48 (15.09%) Service Analyst
5 48 (15.09%) Support Analyst
6 45 (14.15%) Service Desk Analyst
7 40 (12.58%) Service Desk Support
8 26 (8.18%) Desktop Engineer
9 21 (6.60%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 21 (6.60%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 21 (6.60%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 21 (6.60%) IT Support
10 19 (5.97%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 18 (5.66%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
12 17 (5.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 17 (5.35%) Help Desk Support
13 16 (5.03%) Desktop Analyst
13 16 (5.03%) Technical Support
14 15 (4.72%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.20%) HTML
2 5 (1.57%) Cocoa
2 5 (1.57%) Cocoa Touch
2 5 (1.57%) Core Animation
2 5 (1.57%) Core Data
2 5 (1.57%) RESTful
3 4 (1.26%) HTML5
4 3 (0.94%) .NET
4 3 (0.94%) AngularJS
4 3 (0.94%) Marmalade SDK
4 3 (0.94%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (0.94%) WAP
5 2 (0.63%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.63%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.63%) Java EE
5 2 (0.63%) OAuth
5 2 (0.63%) SAML
6 1 (0.31%) Ajax
6 1 (0.31%) Dojo
6 1 (0.31%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 54 (16.98%) iPhone
2 36 (11.32%) iPad
3 31 (9.75%) BYOD
4 28 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.46%) Video Conferencing
6 10 (3.14%) Fat Client
6 10 (3.14%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.14%) Thin Client
7 7 (2.20%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.20%) PDA
8 6 (1.89%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.89%) NHS
9 5 (1.57%) Animation
9 5 (1.57%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.57%) Clustering
9 5 (1.57%) PKI
9 5 (1.57%) Replication
9 5 (1.57%) User Experience
10 4 (1.26%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 246 (77.36%) Windows
2 157 (49.37%) Windows 7
3 94 (29.56%) Android
4 49 (15.41%) Windows 10
5 48 (15.09%) Apple iOS
6 43 (13.52%) Windows XP
7 33 (10.38%) Windows 8
8 30 (9.43%) Windows Server
9 27 (8.49%) Mac OS
10 19 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (5.03%) Mac OS X
12 14 (4.40%) Windows Phone
13 13 (4.09%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (2.20%) Linux
15 6 (1.89%) Unix
16 4 (1.26%) Windows Mobile
16 4 (1.26%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 2 (0.63%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (27.36%) ITIL
2 31 (9.75%) Incident Management
3 29 (9.12%) Mobile Device Management
4 28 (8.81%) Service Management
5 22 (6.92%) Change Management
6 20 (6.29%) Migration
7 19 (5.97%) Coaching
8 16 (5.03%) Problem Management
9 12 (3.77%) Asset Management
9 12 (3.77%) Knowledge Management
10 11 (3.46%) Time Management
11 10 (3.14%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (3.14%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (2.83%) Information Security
12 9 (2.83%) ITSM
12 9 (2.83%) Service Delivery
13 8 (2.52%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (2.20%) Document Management
14 7 (2.20%) iOS Development
14 7 (2.20%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (6.60%) PowerShell
2 12 (3.77%) SQL
3 9 (2.83%) Java
4 7 (2.20%) Apple Swift
4 7 (2.20%) VBScript
5 5 (1.57%) C++
5 5 (1.57%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.57%) Objective-C
6 4 (1.26%) C#
6 4 (1.26%) PHP
7 2 (0.63%) C
7 2 (0.63%) COBOL
7 2 (0.63%) Perl
7 2 (0.63%) Python
7 2 (0.63%) Ruby
7 2 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 55 (17.30%) Security Cleared
2 51 (16.04%) SC Cleared
3 47 (14.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (5.97%) MCP
4 19 (5.97%) MCSE
5 12 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (2.83%) MCDST
7 8 (2.52%) Degree
8 6 (1.89%) MCSA
9 5 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.26%) CCNA
10 4 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (1.26%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 3 (0.94%) A+ Certification
11 3 (0.94%) ACDT
11 3 (0.94%) ACHDS
11 3 (0.94%) ACTC
11 3 (0.94%) MCSD
11 3 (0.94%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.06%) SLA
2 2 (0.63%) PMO
System Software
1 138 (43.40%) Active Directory
2 24 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (6.92%) Microsoft App-V
4 17 (5.35%) Hyper-V
5 15 (4.72%) XenDesktop
6 12 (3.77%) Virtual Desktop
7 11 (3.46%) vSphere
8 6 (1.89%) Terminal Services
8 6 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (1.57%) XenApp
10 4 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (1.26%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.31%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.31%) Docker
12 1 (0.31%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.31%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 47 (14.78%) SCCM
2 11 (3.46%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (3.14%) Microsoft Intune
3 10 (3.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 8 (2.52%) AirWatch
5 6 (1.89%) SafeCom
5 6 (1.89%) SCOM
6 5 (1.57%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.26%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (1.26%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (1.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (1.26%) WSUS
8 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.63%) Unicenter
10 1 (0.31%) DameWare
10 1 (0.31%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.31%) MIMEsweeper
10 1 (0.31%) WMI
Vendors
1 208 (65.41%) Microsoft
2 108 (33.96%) Citrix
3 69 (21.70%) Cisco
4 40 (12.58%) HP
5 38 (11.95%) Lotus
6 36 (11.32%) Apple
7 32 (10.06%) VMware
8 25 (7.86%) Symantec
9 23 (7.23%) Bloomberg
10 20 (6.29%) Reuters
11 17 (5.35%) MobileIron
12 15 (4.72%) ServiceNow
13 14 (4.40%) Dell
14 13 (4.09%) McAfee
15 10 (3.14%) IBM
15 10 (3.14%) LANDesk
15 10 (3.14%) NetApp
16 8 (2.52%) Remedy
17 7 (2.20%) Proofpoint
18 6 (1.89%) Google
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Plan-Net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £110 - £120 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Roc Search
Rate: £14 - £15 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Plan-Net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £110 - £120 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Rate: £16 - £17 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AMS contingency
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £180.00 - £225.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 20 days ago