Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 153 190
Rank change year-on-year -15 +37 -21
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 37 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.72% 0.28% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.34% 0.86% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 11
Scotland median daily rate £260 £120 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +116.67% -60.00% +160.87%
10th Percentile £105 £105 £119
90th Percentile £355 £156 £375
UK median daily rate £186 £165 £180
% change year-on-year +12.73% -8.33% -20.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.86% +6.06% +4.76%

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 1,578 1,157 1,849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 30.63% 32.21% 33.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 887 643 973
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.73%
10th Percentile £219 £188 £220
90th Percentile £531 £500 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 29 54
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £31.85 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.05% -19.37% +94.15%
10th Percentile £10.63 £11.32 £13.80
90th Percentile £55.63 £52.17 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £21.90 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +9.50% -4.76% +17.55%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 -19 16 £140 +27.27% 1
Renfrewshire - 13 £260 -
Glasgow -17 6 £285 +128.00% 2
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Blackberry
UK

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 33 (89.19%) Active Directory
2 28 (75.68%) Windows
3 26 (70.27%) Windows 7
4 19 (51.35%) Skype for Business
4 19 (51.35%) MS Exchange
5 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
5 17 (45.95%) VMware
5 17 (45.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (43.24%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (43.24%) LAN
6 16 (43.24%) Windows Server
7 14 (37.84%) WAN
7 14 (37.84%) DNS
7 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (35.14%) Security Cleared
8 13 (35.14%) ITIL
9 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Office
9 11 (29.73%) Workflow
9 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
10 10 (27.03%) iPhone
11 9 (24.32%) Android
12 8 (21.62%) Change Management
12 8 (21.62%) HP
13 7 (18.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 7 (18.92%) ITSM
13 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
13 7 (18.92%) Mitel
13 7 (18.92%) Windows 8
13 7 (18.92%) Incident Management
13 7 (18.92%) 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 19 (51.35%) MS Exchange
1 19 (51.35%) Skype for Business
2 17 (45.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (18.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) assyst
1 1 (2.70%) Markit EDM
1 1 (2.70%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Office 365
2 2 (5.41%) Mimecast
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (43.24%) LAN
2 14 (37.84%) DNS
2 14 (37.84%) WAN
3 5 (13.51%) DHCP
4 3 (8.11%) Skype
4 3 (8.11%) Unified Communications
5 2 (5.41%) ADSL
5 2 (5.41%) Broadband
5 2 (5.41%) Extranet
5 2 (5.41%) Intranet
5 2 (5.41%) NetScaler
5 2 (5.41%) VPN
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (2.70%) Firewall
6 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.70%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.41%) Banking
1 2 (5.41%) French Language
1 2 (5.41%) German Language
1 2 (5.41%) Italian Language
1 2 (5.41%) Law
1 2 (5.41%) Mandarin Language
1 2 (5.41%) Spanish Language
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Messaging Engineer
2 13 (35.14%) Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) IT Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Service Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) IT Support
5 2 (5.41%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Lync Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.70%) IT Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Messaging Support
6 1 (2.70%) Messaging Support Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) iPhone
2 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.11%) Clustering
4 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.41%) iPad
5 1 (2.70%) BYOD
5 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 26 (70.27%) Windows 7
3 16 (43.24%) Windows Server
4 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (24.32%) Android
6 7 (18.92%) Windows 8
7 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
8 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.70%) Linux
9 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone
9 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) ITIL
2 11 (29.73%) Workflow
3 8 (21.62%) Change Management
4 7 (18.92%) Incident Management
4 7 (18.92%) ITSM
5 4 (10.81%) Asset Management
6 3 (8.11%) Migration
7 2 (5.41%) Content Management
7 2 (5.41%) CRM
7 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.41%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (5.41%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (5.41%) People Management
7 2 (5.41%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Service Management
7 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.41%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) TOGAF
7 2 (5.41%) Validation
8 1 (2.70%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Security Cleared
2 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) CISSP
4 1 (2.70%) MCSE
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (2.70%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 33 (89.19%) Active Directory
2 16 (43.24%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (18.92%) BitLocker
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.70%) XenApp
5 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (8.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (5.41%) SCCM
4 1 (2.70%) Ansible
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.70%) Puppet
4 1 (2.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
1 17 (45.95%) VMware
2 8 (21.62%) HP
3 7 (18.92%) Mitel
4 4 (10.81%) Citrix
5 3 (8.11%) Symantec
6 2 (5.41%) Charles River
6 2 (5.41%) iManage
6 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.70%) Apple
7 1 (2.70%) CA
7 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco
7 1 (2.70%) CyberArk
7 1 (2.70%) Equitrac
7 1 (2.70%) Ivanti
7 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.70%) Splunk
7 1 (2.70%) Varonis