Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 6 months to 23 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 169 176
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7 -9
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 11 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.22% 0.39% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 1.14% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 14
Scotland median daily rate £115 £200 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.50% -20.00% +127.27%
10th Percentile £112 £107 £183
90th Percentile £140 £311 £373
UK median daily rate £165 £200 £213
% change year-on-year -17.50% -6.21% +0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% - -

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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1487 1488 1919
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 29.49% 34.33% 31.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 775 878 943
Scotland median daily rate £380 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -3.45% +2.11%
10th Percentile £213 £228 £211
90th Percentile £525 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 38 61
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £31.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.20% +48.81% -6.67%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.80 £46.68 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £20.97 £20.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.28% +5.13% +8.33%

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Blackberry as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in Scotland

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in Scotland

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in Scotland

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 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
Edinburgh -8 10 £114 -44.51%
Scottish Borders - 1 £140 -
Blackberry
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
3 6 (54.55%) Skype for Business
4 5 (45.45%) SCOM
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
4 5 (45.45%) EMC
5 4 (36.36%) Symantec
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (36.36%) SAN
5 4 (36.36%) Lotus
5 4 (36.36%) IBM Domino
5 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (36.36%) Mimecast
5 4 (36.36%) EMC VNX
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
6 3 (27.27%) Skype
6 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL V3
6 3 (27.27%) Unified Communications
6 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
6 3 (27.27%) MCSE
6 3 (27.27%) MCSA
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 6 (54.55%) Skype for Business
2 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (36.36%) IBM Domino
4 3 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Mimecast
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) Skype
2 3 (27.27%) Unified Communications
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Operations Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Exchange Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) EMC VNX
2 3 (27.27%) iPhone
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) iPad
3 1 (9.09%) PDA
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) Android
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 1 (9.09%) Unix
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL V3
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Web Filtering
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Kanban
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) MCSA
2 3 (27.27%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (18.18%) BitLocker
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) SCOM
2 4 (36.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (9.09%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) EMC
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Lotus
3 4 (36.36%) Symantec
4 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
5 2 (18.18%) CommVault
5 2 (18.18%) Mitel
5 2 (18.18%) Sophos
6 1 (9.09%) Charles River
6 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco
6 1 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (9.09%) Clearswift
6 1 (9.09%) IronPort
6 1 (9.09%) NetApp
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds