Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 151 138
Rank change year-on-year +35 -13 -23
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 29 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.98% 0.31% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.26% 0.95% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 5
Manchester median daily rate £125 £290 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -56.90% +123.08% -60.00%
10th Percentile £113 £96 £109
90th Percentile £450 £315 £190
North West median daily rate £125 £310 £155
% change year-on-year -59.68% +100.00% -13.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Manchester median hourly rate £15.69 - £17.50
10th Percentile £15.35 - £12.05
90th Percentile £16.04 - £18.75
North West median hourly rate £12.47 £18.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year -31.67% +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 890 1154 1037
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 30.15% 32.51% 27.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 542 752 577
Manchester median daily rate £390 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +8.84% +5.00%
10th Percentile £175 £263 £212
90th Percentile £596 £538 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £389
% change year-on-year - +2.89% +11.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 34 38
Manchester median hourly rate £19.00 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.03% +7.41% -6.09%
10th Percentile £12.83 £11.45 £11.25
90th Percentile £41.00 £29.22 £38.26
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57% +16.67%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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
Wigan - 2 £140 -
Rochdale - 1 - -
Salford - 1 £450 - 2
Blackberry
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 19 (65.52%) Windows
1 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
1 19 (65.52%) Citrix
2 15 (51.72%) ITIL
3 14 (48.28%) Office 365
4 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
5 12 (41.38%) Windows 7
6 11 (37.93%) SCCM
6 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
7 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (34.48%) Service Management
8 9 (31.03%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (31.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
9 7 (24.14%) Skype for Business
9 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
9 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
9 7 (24.14%) IronPort
10 6 (20.69%) Incident Management
10 6 (20.69%) Skype
10 6 (20.69%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (20.69%) Extranet
10 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
11 5 (17.24%) DHCP
11 5 (17.24%) DNS
11 5 (17.24%) Cisco
11 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (17.24%) Law
11 5 (17.24%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (17.24%) Email Filtering

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 9 (31.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (24.14%) Skype for Business
3 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
4 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.90%) IBM Domino
5 2 (6.90%) IBM Notes
5 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (48.28%) Office 365
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.90%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Extranet
1 6 (20.69%) Remote Desktop
1 6 (20.69%) Skype
2 5 (17.24%) DHCP
2 5 (17.24%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) Internet
3 2 (6.90%) Unified Communications
3 2 (6.90%) VPN
4 1 (3.45%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) NAS
4 1 (3.45%) PBX
4 1 (3.45%) SAN
4 1 (3.45%) VoIP
4 1 (3.45%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (17.24%) Law
2 2 (6.90%) Legal
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (20.69%) Desktop Support
2 6 (20.69%) Service Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (17.24%) Technical Support
4 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 4 (13.79%) Support Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) Messaging Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
5 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Support Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
2 5 (17.24%) iPhone
3 3 (10.34%) iPad
4 1 (3.45%) BYOD
4 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Windows 7
3 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
4 4 (13.79%) Linux
4 4 (13.79%) SUSE
4 4 (13.79%) Windows 8
5 3 (10.34%) Windows 10
6 2 (6.90%) Android
7 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) ITIL
2 10 (34.48%) Service Management
3 6 (20.69%) Incident Management
4 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (17.24%) Email Filtering
4 5 (17.24%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity
5 4 (13.79%) Identity Management
5 4 (13.79%) Task Automation
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.34%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) Project Management
7 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.45%) Change Management
8 1 (3.45%) DevOps
8 1 (3.45%) Document Management
8 1 (3.45%) Software Distribution
8 1 (3.45%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.45%) VB
1 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.45%) MCITP
4 1 (3.45%) MOS
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (6.90%) XenApp
3 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.45%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (3.45%) Terminal Server
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) SCCM
2 4 (13.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (13.79%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (13.79%) WSUS
3 2 (6.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (3.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Citrix
1 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) IronPort
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco
4 4 (13.79%) Clearswift
4 4 (13.79%) Lumension
4 4 (13.79%) McAfee
4 4 (13.79%) Micro Focus
4 4 (13.79%) MobileIron
4 4 (13.79%) NetApp
5 3 (10.34%) OpenText
5 3 (10.34%) VMware
6 2 (6.90%) AppSense
6 2 (6.90%) Lotus
7 1 (3.45%) Altiris
7 1 (3.45%) Apple
7 1 (3.45%) Hummingbird
7 1 (3.45%) Interwoven
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle
7 1 (3.45%) Symantec