Period
to 21 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 6 months to 21 September 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 105 144
Rank change year-on-year -15 +39 -6
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 31 34 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.98% 1.17% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.15% 3.90% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 5
Manchester median daily rate £178 £135 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.48% -53.45% +65.71%
10th Percentile £141 £113 £96
90th Percentile £366 £488 £315
North West median daily rate £178 £140 £140
% change year-on-year +26.79% - -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Manchester median hourly rate - £15.69 -
North West median hourly rate - £17.19 £18.25
% change year-on-year - -5.84% +7.86%

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 Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 985 871 1,256
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 31.01% 29.85% 34.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 524 772
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £219 £170 £225
90th Percentile £550 £575 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 41 34
Manchester median hourly rate £26.21 £19.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.92% +31.03% +11.54%
10th Percentile £12.74 £11.35 £11.38
90th Percentile £32.50 £41.00 £34.28
North West median hourly rate £23.15 £21.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +10.24% +31.25% -4.99%

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Blackberry as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in Manchester

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in Manchester

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Blackberry in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Blackberry in Manchester

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in Manchester

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Salford - 1 £150 -
Blackberry
North West

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 25 (80.65%) Windows
1 25 (80.65%) Citrix
2 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
3 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
4 18 (58.06%) ITIL
5 15 (48.39%) Office 365
6 13 (41.94%) Skype for Business
6 13 (41.94%) Skype
7 11 (35.48%) Windows Server
8 10 (32.26%) Service Management
8 10 (32.26%) DNS
8 10 (32.26%) Cisco
8 10 (32.26%) DHCP
9 9 (29.03%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 7 (22.58%) PowerShell
11 7 (22.58%) XenApp
11 7 (22.58%) XenDesktop
11 7 (22.58%) vSphere
11 7 (22.58%) VMware
11 7 (22.58%) Law
11 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
12 6 (19.35%) VBScript
12 6 (19.35%) VB
12 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Excel
12 6 (19.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (19.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 6 (19.35%) Forefront TMG
12 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (19.35%) iPhone

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 13 (41.94%) Skype for Business
2 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
3 6 (19.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (48.39%) Office 365
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) Skype
2 10 (32.26%) DHCP
2 10 (32.26%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) VoIP
3 2 (6.45%) VPN
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.23%) Extranet
4 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.23%) WebEx
General
1 7 (22.58%) Law
2 3 (9.68%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Analyst
1 11 (35.48%) Service Analyst
1 11 (35.48%) Service Desk Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Service Desk Support
4 6 (19.35%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support
7 3 (9.68%) Technical Support
8 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Technical Support
8 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Support Specialist
8 2 (6.45%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (6.45%) Technical Support Specialist
9 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) iPhone
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.68%) Android
3 3 (9.68%) Linux
3 3 (9.68%) SUSE
3 3 (9.68%) Windows 10
3 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Phone
4 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) ITIL
2 10 (32.26%) Service Management
3 9 (29.03%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (16.13%) Time Management
6 4 (12.90%) Business Continuity
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (12.90%) Document Management
6 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
6 4 (12.90%) Task Automation
7 3 (9.68%) Email Filtering
7 3 (9.68%) Identity Management
7 3 (9.68%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (6.45%) Data Management
8 2 (6.45%) Privileged Access Management
9 1 (3.23%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) PowerShell
2 6 (19.35%) VB
2 6 (19.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
2 1 (3.23%) CCNA
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) MCTS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
2 7 (22.58%) vSphere
2 7 (22.58%) XenApp
2 7 (22.58%) XenDesktop
3 6 (19.35%) Forefront TMG
3 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.45%) BitLocker
5 1 (3.23%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 3 (9.68%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Citrix
2 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
3 10 (32.26%) Cisco
4 7 (22.58%) VMware
5 5 (16.13%) Ivanti
5 5 (16.13%) NetApp
6 3 (9.68%) Clearswift
6 3 (9.68%) IronPort
6 3 (9.68%) Micro Focus
7 2 (6.45%) Apple
7 2 (6.45%) iManage
7 2 (6.45%) MobileIron
7 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.23%) Bomgar
8 1 (3.23%) Lumension
8 1 (3.23%) McAfee