Period
to 29 January 2020

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 29 January 2020 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
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 156 172 160
Rank change year-on-year +16 -12 -2
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 9 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.24% 0.51% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 1.82% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 7
Scotland median daily rate £101 £138 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.76% +15.00% -9.43%
10th Percentile £98 £113 £108
90th Percentile £112 £275 £279
UK median daily rate £200 £200 £165
% change year-on-year - +21.21% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Scotland median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.71% +6.09% -1.52%

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 1,107 1,322 1,414
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 29.22% 28.07% 29.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 717 783
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £130 £212 £199
90th Percentile £570 £550 £536
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 36 46
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £23.81 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.98% +19.06% -4.76%
10th Percentile £17.83 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.00 £46.63 £43.25
UK median hourly rate £24.12 £20.69 £21.00
% change year-on-year +16.58% -1.48% +5.00%

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 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 29 January 2020. 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 +15 5 £101 -49.47% 2
South Lanarkshire - 2 - -
Glasgow +13 1 - - 1
Highlands - 1 - -
Blackberry
UK

For the 6 months to 29 January 2020, 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 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 8 (88.89%) Android
1 8 (88.89%) Apple iOS
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) HP
3 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
3 5 (55.56%) ITSM
3 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) Skype
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
4 4 (44.44%) Public Sector
4 4 (44.44%) BitLocker
4 4 (44.44%) Mitel
4 4 (44.44%) Dell
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (11.11%) Bomgar
5 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (11.11%) Equitrac
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (11.11%) WebEx
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (11.11%) PDA
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista

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 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (11.11%) Acrobat
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Skype
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) WebEx
General
1 4 (44.44%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Service Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Service Desk Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Support Technician
2 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Technician
4 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (11.11%) IT Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Android
1 8 (88.89%) Apple iOS
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
1 5 (55.56%) ITSM
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) Dell
3 4 (44.44%) Mitel
4 1 (11.11%) Adobe
4 1 (11.11%) Bomgar
4 1 (11.11%) Equitrac
4 1 (11.11%) Peregrine
4 1 (11.11%) Remedy