Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 144 133
Rank change year-on-year +24 -11 -17
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 18 6 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.66% 0.20% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.19% 0.65% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 10
Manchester median daily rate £295 £105 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +180.95% -25.00% -37.78%
10th Percentile £119 £96 £109
90th Percentile £450 £163 £169
North West median daily rate £295 £143 £150
% change year-on-year +107.02% -5.00% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Manchester median hourly rate £62.85 - £17.50
10th Percentile £24.31 - £12.05
90th Percentile £105.10 - £18.75
North West median hourly rate £15.69 £18.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year -14.03% +4.29% +3.92%

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 821 926 1,143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 30.11% 30.72% 29.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 484 589 631
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £184 £263 £206
90th Percentile £593 £575 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 29 36
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -17.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £12.89 £11.32 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.75 £32.80 £32.57
North West median hourly rate £21.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +23.53% -10.53% +18.75%

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 23 February 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Blackberry in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 23 February 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
Rochdale - 1 - -
Salford - 1 £450 -
Wigan - 1 £140 -
Blackberry
North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 14 (77.78%) Citrix
2 13 (72.22%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (50.00%) Service Management
4 8 (44.44%) ITIL
4 8 (44.44%) Office 365
4 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 7 (38.89%) Skype for Business
5 7 (38.89%) IronPort
6 6 (33.33%) iPhone
6 6 (33.33%) Email Filtering
6 6 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (33.33%) Skype
6 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 6 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (33.33%) DHCP
6 6 (33.33%) DNS
6 6 (33.33%) Cisco
7 5 (27.78%) Linux
7 5 (27.78%) McAfee
7 5 (27.78%) Micro Focus
7 5 (27.78%) NetApp
7 5 (27.78%) Identity Management
7 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (27.78%) Clearswift
7 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity
7 5 (27.78%) SUSE
7 5 (27.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 5 (27.78%) Task Automation

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 7 (38.89%) Skype for Business
2 2 (11.11%) IBM Domino
2 2 (11.11%) IBM Notes
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Office 365
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) DHCP
1 6 (33.33%) DNS
1 6 (33.33%) Skype
2 2 (11.11%) Extranet
2 2 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) NAS
3 1 (5.56%) PBX
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.56%) VoIP
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Banking
1 4 (22.22%) Investment Banking
1 4 (22.22%) Law
1 4 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 5 (27.78%) Service Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Support
3 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 4 (22.22%) Support Specialist
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Support Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Messaging Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) PMO Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) iPhone
1 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) BYOD
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
2 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 5 (27.78%) Linux
3 5 (27.78%) SUSE
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Service Management
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL
3 6 (33.33%) Email Filtering
3 6 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity
4 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (27.78%) Identity Management
4 5 (27.78%) Task Automation
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (22.22%) Document Management
5 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
7 1 (5.56%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 1 (5.56%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 1 (5.56%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.56%) VB
1 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) MCITP
3 1 (5.56%) MOS
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (5.56%) Terminal Server
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) XenApp
2 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 5 (27.78%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
1 5 (27.78%) WSUS
2 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Citrix
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) IronPort
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco
5 5 (27.78%) Clearswift
5 5 (27.78%) Lumension
5 5 (27.78%) McAfee
5 5 (27.78%) Micro Focus
5 5 (27.78%) MobileIron
5 5 (27.78%) NetApp
6 2 (11.11%) Lotus
6 2 (11.11%) OpenText
6 2 (11.11%) VMware
7 1 (5.56%) Ivanti
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle