Period
to 18 August 2018

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 18 August 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 168 185
Rank change year-on-year -14 +17 -9
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 31 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.56% 0.16% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.85% 0.54% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 13
Scotland median daily rate £260 £110 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +136.36% -62.07% +152.17%
10th Percentile £109 £104 £106
90th Percentile £327 £189 £300
UK median daily rate £190 £165 £225
% change year-on-year +14.98% -26.56% -13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +23.33% -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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,674 1,287 1,900
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 30.29% 29.55% 35.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 904 695 1,049
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.63%
10th Percentile £225 £226 £230
90th Percentile £538 £500 £500
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 40 65
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £30.93 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.41% -19.68% +105.33%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.31 £13.06
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.38 £43.90
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £20.78
% change year-on-year +4.88% -1.35% +12.20%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Blackberry in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 18 August 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
Edinburgh -16 15 £118 +6.82%
Renfrewshire - 12 £260 -
Glasgow -20 3 £285 +46.15% 1
Blackberry
UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 30 (96.77%) Active Directory
2 26 (83.87%) Windows
3 23 (74.19%) Windows 7
4 20 (64.52%) Skype for Business
4 20 (64.52%) MS Exchange
5 16 (51.61%) LAN
5 16 (51.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
6 15 (48.39%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (48.39%) DNS
6 15 (48.39%) VMware
7 14 (45.16%) WAN
7 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (35.48%) Workflow
9 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
9 10 (32.26%) ITIL
10 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Office
10 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
11 8 (25.81%) HP
11 8 (25.81%) Change Management
12 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
12 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
13 6 (19.35%) Android
13 6 (19.35%) iPhone
13 6 (19.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 5 (16.13%) DHCP
14 5 (16.13%) Mitel
14 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
14 5 (16.13%) Windows 8
14 5 (16.13%) BitLocker

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 20 (64.52%) MS Exchange
1 20 (64.52%) Skype for Business
2 16 (51.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (19.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) assyst
1 1 (3.23%) Markit EDM
1 1 (3.23%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Mimecast
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) LAN
2 15 (48.39%) DNS
3 14 (45.16%) WAN
4 5 (16.13%) DHCP
4 5 (16.13%) Skype
5 2 (6.45%) ADSL
5 2 (6.45%) Broadband
5 2 (6.45%) Extranet
5 2 (6.45%) Intranet
5 2 (6.45%) Unified Communications
5 2 (6.45%) VPN
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (3.23%) Firewall
6 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.23%) MPLS
6 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 3 (9.68%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) French Language
2 2 (6.45%) German Language
2 2 (6.45%) Italian Language
2 2 (6.45%) Law
2 2 (6.45%) Mandarin Language
2 2 (6.45%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Messaging Engineer
2 13 (41.94%) Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) IT Analyst
4 7 (22.58%) Service Analyst
4 7 (22.58%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) IT Support
6 3 (9.68%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Lync Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Deskside Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Deskside Support
8 1 (3.23%) Deskside Support Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support
8 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Service Desk Support
8 1 (3.23%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
2 6 (19.35%) iPhone
3 2 (6.45%) Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) iPad
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 23 (74.19%) Windows 7
3 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
4 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (19.35%) Android
6 5 (16.13%) Windows 8
7 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
8 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
9 1 (3.23%) Linux
9 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Workflow
2 10 (32.26%) ITIL
3 8 (25.81%) Change Management
4 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
5 4 (12.90%) ITSM
6 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.45%) Content Management
7 2 (6.45%) CRM
7 2 (6.45%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (6.45%) Service Management
7 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.45%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) Migration
8 1 (3.23%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (3.23%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.23%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (3.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 30 (96.77%) Active Directory
2 15 (48.39%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (16.13%) BitLocker
4 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.23%) XenApp
5 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) VMware
2 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.81%) HP
4 5 (16.13%) Mitel
5 2 (6.45%) Charles River
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix
5 2 (6.45%) iManage
5 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
5 2 (6.45%) Symantec
6 1 (3.23%) Apple
6 1 (3.23%) CA
6 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco
6 1 (3.23%) CyberArk
6 1 (3.23%) MobileIron
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.23%) Splunk
6 1 (3.23%) Varonis