Period
to 26 March 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in the North of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 6 months to 26 March 2019 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
England > North of England
6 months to
26 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 287 289 278
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11 +1
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 27 19 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.23% 0.16% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 0.54% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 20
North of England median daily rate £350 £450 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +55.17% +93.33%
10th Percentile £161 £300 £120
90th Percentile £643 £450 £476
England median daily rate £200 £190 £175
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
North of England median hourly rate £17.66 £59.63 £18.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -70.39% +219.19% +10.93%
England median hourly rate £17.40 £17.38 £17.75
% change year-on-year +0.14% -2.11% +7.58%

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 the North of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,365 3,491 3,922
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 28.55% 30.08% 33.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,137 2,231 2,504
North of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £250 £235 £238
90th Percentile £575 £569 £563
England median daily rate £475 £465 £443
% change year-on-year +2.21% +5.03% +4.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 170 204
North of England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.63 £16.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.07% +26.27% -9.22%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.77 £10.69
90th Percentile £45.91 £57.58 £43.71
England median hourly rate £20.25 £21.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year -7.56% +9.50% -3.03%

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Blackberry as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in the North of England

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in the North of England

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Blackberry in the North of England over the 6 months to 26 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Blackberry in the North of England

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in the North of England

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the North of England region over the 6 months to 26 March 2019. 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
North West -6 17 £350 -22.22%
Yorkshire +6 7 £294 -
North East -6 3 - -
Blackberry
England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2019, 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 North of England region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 17 (62.96%) Windows
3 16 (59.26%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 11 (40.74%) Finance
6 10 (37.04%) Citrix
7 9 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (33.33%) ITIL
8 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
8 8 (29.63%) Windows 7
8 8 (29.63%) Office 365
9 7 (25.93%) Remote Desktop
9 7 (25.93%) Android
9 7 (25.93%) Service Management
10 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
10 6 (22.22%) Cisco
10 6 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 6 (22.22%) Incident Management
10 6 (22.22%) WebEx
11 5 (18.52%) Slack
11 5 (18.52%) Windows 10
11 5 (18.52%) Skype
11 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
11 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
11 5 (18.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 5 (18.52%) Banking
12 4 (14.81%) Fixed Income
12 4 (14.81%) Front Office
12 4 (14.81%) Reuters
12 4 (14.81%) Bloomberg

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (11.11%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Office 365
2 5 (18.52%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (22.22%) WebEx
3 5 (18.52%) Skype
4 3 (11.11%) VPN
5 2 (7.41%) DNS
5 2 (7.41%) Firewall
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
6 1 (3.70%) SMTP
6 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Front Office
4 3 (11.11%) Financial Institution
4 3 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 3 (11.11%) Legal
5 1 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Analyst
1 8 (29.63%) Support Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Desktop Support
3 4 (14.81%) Service Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.41%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Active Directory Support
5 2 (7.41%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Designer
5 2 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support
5 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Deskside Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Product Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
1 4 (14.81%) Fixed Income
2 3 (11.11%) Equities
2 3 (11.11%) Hedge funds
2 3 (11.11%) iPhone
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) PKI
4 1 (3.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Windows 7
3 7 (25.93%) Android
4 5 (18.52%) Windows 10
5 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
3 7 (25.93%) Service Management
4 6 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 4 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (11.11%) Analytics
6 3 (11.11%) Break/Fix
6 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Document Management
6 3 (11.11%) ITSM
6 3 (11.11%) Service Design
7 2 (7.41%) Escalation Management
7 2 (7.41%) Migration
7 2 (7.41%) Product Management
7 2 (7.41%) Regulatory Compliance
8 1 (3.70%) Availability Management
8 1 (3.70%) Collaborative Working
8 1 (3.70%) Compliance Management
8 1 (3.70%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) C
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.70%) CBAP
3 1 (3.70%) CCDP
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.70%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (14.81%) SCCM
3 3 (11.11%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) Citrix
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco
4 4 (14.81%) Apple
4 4 (14.81%) Bloomberg
4 4 (14.81%) FactSet
4 4 (14.81%) Reuters
4 4 (14.81%) Speakerbus
4 4 (14.81%) Wallstreet Suite
5 3 (11.11%) Bomgar
5 3 (11.11%) VMware
6 2 (7.41%) iManage
6 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.70%) Altiris
7 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.70%) MobileIron
7 1 (3.70%) Sony
7 1 (3.70%) Wyse