Period
to 17 July 2019

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 July 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 154 175 156
Rank change year-on-year +21 -19 +35
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 28 35 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.61% 0.63% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.11% 2.20% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 9
Scotland median daily rate £383 £260 £115
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.12% +126.09% -60.34%
10th Percentile £276 £104 £105
90th Percentile £479 £359 £160
UK median daily rate £350 £180 £160
% change year-on-year +94.44% +12.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £15.00 £18.18 £14.88
% change year-on-year -17.47% +22.18% -9.85%

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 1,330 1,591 1,231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 28.80% 28.51% 29.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 698 847 673
Scotland median daily rate £425 £399 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.52% +6.40% -
10th Percentile £213 £225 £206
90th Percentile £575 £538 £500
UK median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 47 25
Scotland median hourly rate £26.25 £17.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -57.83% +7.79%
10th Percentile £16.90 £10.65 £12.09
90th Percentile £46.50 £51.50 £49.50
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £21.63 £20.00
% change year-on-year -5.20% +8.13% -4.37%

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 July 2019.

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 July 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
Edinburgh +26 24 £383 +218.75% 5
Glasgow +7 4 - -
Blackberry
UK

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 16 (57.14%) Skype for Business
2 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (35.71%) DHCP
4 9 (32.14%) Finance
5 8 (28.57%) DNS
6 7 (25.00%) Unified Communications
7 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
7 6 (21.43%) Migration
7 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
8 5 (17.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (17.86%) IBM Domino
8 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (17.86%) Windows
8 5 (17.86%) VMware
8 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
8 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (14.29%) Office 365
9 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
9 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (14.29%) Asset Management
10 3 (10.71%) IBM Notes
10 3 (10.71%) ITIL
10 3 (10.71%) IBM
10 3 (10.71%) Lotus
10 3 (10.71%) ServiceNow
10 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
11 2 (7.14%) Self-Motivation

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 16 (57.14%) Skype for Business
2 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (17.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (17.86%) IBM Domino
4 3 (10.71%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) DHCP
2 8 (28.57%) DNS
3 7 (25.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (7.14%) Firewall
4 2 (7.14%) IP Telephony
4 2 (7.14%) LAN
4 2 (7.14%) Network Security
4 2 (7.14%) VPN
4 2 (7.14%) WAN
5 1 (3.57%) Skype
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Messaging Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) IT Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Migration Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Service Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
6 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Messaging Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Network Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Security Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (7.14%) EMC VNX
1 2 (7.14%) PKI
1 2 (7.14%) Replication
1 2 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) iPad
2 1 (3.57%) iPhone
2 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.14%) Android
3 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Migration
2 4 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.14%) ITSM
4 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (7.14%) Network Segmentation
4 2 (7.14%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (3.57%) CRM
5 1 (3.57%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Self-Awareness
5 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) CCIE
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
2 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) BitLocker
3 2 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) IBM
3 3 (10.71%) Lotus
3 3 (10.71%) ServiceNow
4 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco
4 2 (7.14%) CyberArk
4 2 (7.14%) EMC
4 2 (7.14%) Mitel
4 2 (7.14%) Splunk
4 2 (7.14%) Symantec
4 2 (7.14%) Varonis