Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 175 177
Rank change year-on-year -12 +2 -4
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 14 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.26% 0.19% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.88% 0.62% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 12
Scotland median daily rate £135 £110 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.73% -61.06% +34.52%
10th Percentile £107 £103 £108
90th Percentile £351 £139 £300
UK median daily rate £190 £166 £220
% change year-on-year +14.80% -24.77% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +16.67% -9.09% +2.68%

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 1,595 1,445 1,775
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 29.75% 29.77% 36.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 744 1,031
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -
10th Percentile £220 £220 £230
90th Percentile £538 £525 £488
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 66 63
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.08% -36.00% +102.70%
10th Percentile £10.83 £11.25 £11.07
90th Percentile £52.63 £43.75 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £21.18 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.32% +2.50% +7.99%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -2 9 £115 +6.98%
Glasgow - 4 £135 - 1
Renfrewshire - 1 £260 -
Blackberry
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 7 (50.00%) ITIL
6 6 (42.86%) Skype for Business
7 5 (35.71%) Skype
7 5 (35.71%) Android
7 5 (35.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
8 4 (28.57%) Mitel
8 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
8 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
8 4 (28.57%) BitLocker
8 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
9 3 (21.43%) iPhone
9 3 (21.43%) ITSM
9 3 (21.43%) CRM
9 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
9 3 (21.43%) DHCP
9 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (14.29%) Intranet
10 2 (14.29%) Apple
10 2 (14.29%) Citrix
10 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
10 2 (14.29%) VPN
10 2 (14.29%) DNS
10 2 (14.29%) SLA
10 2 (14.29%) ADSL

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 (42.86%) Skype for Business
2 5 (35.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Skype
2 3 (21.43%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) ADSL
3 2 (14.29%) Broadband
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) Extranet
3 2 (14.29%) Intranet
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
4 1 (7.14%) MPLS
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
1 2 (14.29%) French Language
1 2 (14.29%) German Language
1 2 (14.29%) Italian Language
1 2 (14.29%) Law
1 2 (14.29%) Mandarin Language
1 2 (14.29%) Spanish Language
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) IT Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Messaging Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Messaging Support
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) iPhone
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
3 5 (35.71%) Android
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
6 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 1 (7.14%) Linux
7 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
7 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
7 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 3 (21.43%) CRM
3 3 (21.43%) ITSM
4 2 (14.29%) Content Management
4 2 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Server Management
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ACDT
1 1 (7.14%) ACHDS
1 1 (7.14%) ACTC
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
1 1 (7.14%) MCDST
1 1 (7.14%) MCP
1 1 (7.14%) MCSA
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) MCSM
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) BitLocker
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
3 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Mitel
3 2 (14.29%) Apple
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) iManage
4 1 (7.14%) CA
4 1 (7.14%) Charles River
4 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) CyberArk
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) MobileIron
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Splunk
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) Varonis
4 1 (7.14%) VMware