Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 107 132
Rank change year-on-year -13 +25 -4
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 29 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.94% 0.89% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.94% 2.77% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 3
Manchester median daily rate £165 £225 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.67% +104.55% -51.11%
North West median daily rate £165 £225 £275
% change year-on-year -26.67% -18.18% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £110.00 - -
North West median hourly rate £110.00 £18.68 £20.92
% change year-on-year +488.87% -10.71% +23.06%

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 988 865 1,195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 32.11% 32.11% 33.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 513 679
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +17.65%
10th Percentile £240 £172 £213
90th Percentile £563 £551 £526
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 34 25
Manchester median hourly rate £18.79 £18.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.57% +23.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £12.83 £11.32 £11.50
90th Percentile £32.00 £40.00 £33.70
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £18.80
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.91% +13.94%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 24 June 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 21 (72.41%) Windows
1 21 (72.41%) Citrix
2 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
3 15 (51.72%) ITIL
4 9 (31.03%) Service Management
4 9 (31.03%) Law
4 9 (31.03%) Office 365
5 8 (27.59%) iPhone
5 8 (27.59%) Cisco
6 7 (24.14%) DNS
6 7 (24.14%) DHCP
6 7 (24.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (24.14%) Skype for Business
6 7 (24.14%) Skype
6 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
6 7 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (20.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 6 (20.69%) Ivanti
8 5 (17.24%) Document Management
8 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
8 5 (17.24%) NetApp
8 5 (17.24%) Time Management
9 4 (13.79%) XenApp
9 4 (13.79%) XenDesktop
9 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
9 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (13.79%) PowerShell

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 (24.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 7 (24.14%) Skype for Business
2 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Office 365
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) DHCP
1 7 (24.14%) DNS
1 7 (24.14%) Skype
2 3 (10.34%) VPN
3 2 (6.90%) Extranet
3 2 (6.90%) VoIP
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.45%) WebEx
General
1 9 (31.03%) Law
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
2 4 (13.79%) Investment Banking
2 4 (13.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
1 12 (41.38%) Service Analyst
1 12 (41.38%) Service Desk Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (24.14%) Service Desk Support
4 6 (20.69%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support
8 2 (6.90%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Technical Support
8 2 (6.90%) Administrator
8 2 (6.90%) PMO Administrator
8 2 (6.90%) Support Specialist
8 2 (6.90%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (6.90%) Technical Support
8 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Specialist
9 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) iPhone
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.34%) Android
4 3 (10.34%) Linux
4 3 (10.34%) SUSE
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Phone
5 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) ITIL
2 9 (31.03%) Service Management
3 7 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (17.24%) Document Management
4 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
4 5 (17.24%) Time Management
5 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (10.34%) Email Filtering
6 3 (10.34%) Identity Management
6 3 (10.34%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.90%) Data Management
7 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.90%) Privileged Access Management
7 2 (6.90%) Resource Management
7 2 (6.90%) Task Automation
8 1 (3.45%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
1 4 (13.79%) VB
1 4 (13.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.45%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.45%) CCNA
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.45%) MCTS
3 1 (3.45%) MOS
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.79%) vSphere
2 4 (13.79%) XenApp
2 4 (13.79%) XenDesktop
3 2 (6.90%) BitLocker
3 2 (6.90%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 3 (10.34%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Citrix
2 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
3 8 (27.59%) Cisco
4 6 (20.69%) Ivanti
5 5 (17.24%) NetApp
6 4 (13.79%) VMware
7 3 (10.34%) Clearswift
7 3 (10.34%) IronPort
7 3 (10.34%) Micro Focus
8 2 (6.90%) Apple
8 2 (6.90%) iManage
8 2 (6.90%) MobileIron
8 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
9 1 (3.45%) Bomgar