Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 169 164
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5 +17
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 23 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.44% 0.28% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.58% 0.95% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 8
Scotland median daily rate £138 £140 £128
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.43% +9.80% -49.00%
10th Percentile £113 £112 £105
90th Percentile £275 £172 £314
UK median daily rate £200 £160 £195
% change year-on-year +25.00% -17.95% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +12.90% -6.06% -

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 1,460 1,480 1,402
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 28.23% 29.68% 34.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 778 799 816
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £213 £206 £225
90th Percentile £538 £525 £488
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 52 39
Scotland median hourly rate £26.25 £20.11 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.56% -4.26% +13.51%
10th Percentile £12.40 £11.26 £10.62
90th Percentile £46.63 £45.28 £43.45
UK median hourly rate £20.25 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.60% +5.00% +5.10%

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 19 December 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Blackberry in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 19 December 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 +8 12 £200 +45.45%
Glasgow -10 9 £138 -
Aberdeen - 2 £188 -
Blackberry
UK

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 22 (95.65%) Active Directory
2 18 (78.26%) Windows
3 17 (73.91%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (73.91%) Windows 7
4 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
5 10 (43.48%) LAN
6 8 (34.78%) Apple iOS
7 6 (26.09%) Finance
7 6 (26.09%) Apple
8 5 (21.74%) Internet
8 5 (21.74%) Citrix
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (21.74%) Charles River
8 5 (21.74%) MCP
8 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
8 5 (21.74%) Java
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle
8 5 (21.74%) MCSE
8 5 (21.74%) MCSA
8 5 (21.74%) Wireless
8 5 (21.74%) Network+ Certification
8 5 (21.74%) MCDST
8 5 (21.74%) thinkFolio
8 5 (21.74%) iPhone
8 5 (21.74%) ACTC
8 5 (21.74%) ACHDS
8 5 (21.74%) ACDT
8 5 (21.74%) iPad
8 5 (21.74%) ServiceNow
8 5 (21.74%) MCSM

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 2 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) LAN
2 5 (21.74%) Internet
2 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
2 5 (21.74%) Wireless
3 4 (17.39%) Ethernet
3 4 (17.39%) WebEx
4 1 (4.35%) DHCP
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) Skype
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Desktop Support
2 7 (30.43%) Service Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) IT Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) IT Support
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Support
5 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Desktop Support
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) iPad
1 5 (21.74%) iPhone
2 4 (17.39%) Client/Server
2 4 (17.39%) Handset
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Windows 7
3 8 (34.78%) Apple iOS
4 4 (17.39%) Android
4 4 (17.39%) Windows 10
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
1 4 (17.39%) Change Management
1 4 (17.39%) CRM
1 4 (17.39%) Migration
1 4 (17.39%) Validation
2 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) ITSM
3 2 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (8.70%) Time Management
4 1 (4.35%) Identity Management
4 1 (4.35%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) ACDT
1 5 (21.74%) ACHDS
1 5 (21.74%) ACTC
1 5 (21.74%) MCDST
1 5 (21.74%) MCP
1 5 (21.74%) MCSA
1 5 (21.74%) MCSE
1 5 (21.74%) MCSM
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (21.74%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 22 (95.65%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) Virtual Desktop
2 4 (17.39%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (13.04%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Apple
3 5 (21.74%) Charles River
3 5 (21.74%) Citrix
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 5 (21.74%) ServiceNow
4 4 (17.39%) BT
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco
5 2 (8.70%) Mitel