The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RIM Blackberry
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 51 53 60
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7  
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.58% 0.17% 0.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.66% 0.64% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £125 - £114
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £275 £225
% change year-on-year -41.81% +22.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.06% +17.85%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 181 157 198
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 35.21% 27.30% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 97 100
Median daily rate £350 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £180 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £402 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 12
Median hourly rate - - £20.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.45% +52.00%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Blackberry as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in Glasgow

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Blackberry in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in Glasgow

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in Glasgow

Blackberry
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 2 (40.00%) CMDB
1 2 (40.00%) iPhone
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Domino
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) Lotus
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) CMDB
1 2 (40.00%) iPhone
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Dell
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Lotus
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft