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 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RIM Blackberry
UK / Scotland
Rank 100 119 116
Rank change year-on-year +19 -3  
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 7 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.40% 0.43% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.23% 1.40% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 6
Median daily rate £120 £316 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -62.05% +43.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £116 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £363 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £275 £225
% change year-on-year -41.81% +22.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.06% +17.85%  

Blackberry is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 568 783 711
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 32.36% 30.26% 24.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 429 373
Median daily rate £358 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 23
Median hourly rate £47.23 £40.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.07% +116.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £15.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £46.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Blackberry as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +14 4 £113 -67.15% 1
Glasgow +4 3 £125 -
Blackberry
UK

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
4 8 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (37.50%) Windows 10
5 6 (37.50%) Disclosure Scotland
5 6 (37.50%) ITIL
6 5 (31.25%) SCCM
6 5 (31.25%) MS Office
6 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 4 (25.00%) Mitel
8 3 (18.75%) SCOM
8 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (18.75%) Finance
8 3 (18.75%) Law
8 3 (18.75%) Symantec
8 3 (18.75%) Citrix
8 3 (18.75%) CA
8 3 (18.75%) DHCP
8 3 (18.75%) DNS
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco
8 3 (18.75%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 3 (18.75%) BitLocker

Blackberry
Top Related 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 8 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
4 1 (6.25%) IBM Domino
4 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DHCP
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) WinDbg
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) IT Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Service Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Mobile Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Rollout Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
6 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) IT Support
7 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) CMDB
2 2 (12.50%) iPhone
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 10
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITSM
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) BitLocker
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (18.75%) XenApp
2 3 (18.75%) XenDesktop
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
2 3 (18.75%) SCOM
2 3 (18.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (18.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Mitel
3 3 (18.75%) CA
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) Symantec
4 2 (12.50%) Varonis
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) Lotus
5 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
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