Period
to 19 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 6 months to 19 July 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
England > North West
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 166 204
Rank change year-on-year -20 +38 -8
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 29 34 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.47% 0.60% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.56% 1.81% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 8
North West median daily rate £170 £225 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.44% -18.18% +22.22%
10th Percentile £135 £113 £110
90th Percentile £353 £488 £438
England median daily rate £180 £165 £206
% change year-on-year +9.09% -19.90% -17.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
North West median hourly rate £110.00 £18.68 £20.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +488.87% -10.71% +23.64%
10th Percentile £105.00 £18.68 £16.58
90th Percentile £115.00 £18.68 £26.53
England median hourly rate £18.18 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +21.17% -9.09% +3.13%

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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,857 1,883 2,497
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 30.21% 33.30% 32.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,087 1,127 1,506
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £213 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 125 126
North West median hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £18.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +16.59% +14.36%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £11.28
90th Percentile £54.10 £51.50 £47.39
England median hourly rate £22.93 £19.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year +16.63% -1.70% +11.11%

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in the North West

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in the North West

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Blackberry in the North West over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Blackberry in the North West

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in the North West

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 6 months to 19 July 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
Manchester -15 29 £170 -24.44%
Blackberry
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 North West region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 22 (75.86%) Windows
1 22 (75.86%) Citrix
2 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
2 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
3 16 (55.17%) ITIL
4 11 (37.93%) Office 365
5 9 (31.03%) Law
5 9 (31.03%) DNS
5 9 (31.03%) Cisco
5 9 (31.03%) DHCP
5 9 (31.03%) Skype
5 9 (31.03%) Skype for Business
5 9 (31.03%) Windows Server
6 8 (27.59%) Service Management
7 7 (24.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (24.14%) iPhone
8 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
8 6 (20.69%) vSphere
8 6 (20.69%) XenApp
8 6 (20.69%) XenDesktop
8 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
8 6 (20.69%) VMware
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 6 (20.69%) Ivanti
9 5 (17.24%) VBScript
9 5 (17.24%) VB
9 5 (17.24%) NetApp

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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%) Skype for Business
2 7 (24.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (20.69%) 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 11 (37.93%) Office 365
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) DHCP
1 9 (31.03%) DNS
1 9 (31.03%) 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
3 3 (10.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Analyst
1 11 (37.93%) Service Analyst
1 11 (37.93%) 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
5 5 (17.24%) 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%) 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%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) iPhone
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) 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 16 (55.17%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Service Management
3 7 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (17.24%) Time Management
5 4 (13.79%) Document Management
5 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
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%) Task Automation
8 1 (3.45%) ITSM
8 1 (3.45%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.24%) VB
2 5 (17.24%) 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 1 (3.45%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) vSphere
2 6 (20.69%) XenApp
2 6 (20.69%) XenDesktop
3 5 (17.24%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.90%) BitLocker
4 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 22 (75.86%) Citrix
2 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
3 9 (31.03%) Cisco
4 6 (20.69%) Ivanti
4 6 (20.69%) VMware
5 5 (17.24%) NetApp
6 3 (10.34%) Clearswift
6 3 (10.34%) IronPort
6 3 (10.34%) Micro Focus
7 2 (6.90%) Apple
7 2 (6.90%) iManage
7 2 (6.90%) MobileIron
7 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.45%) Bomgar