Period
to 18 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 6 months to 18 January 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
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 340 344 302
Rank change year-on-year +4 -42 -19
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 38 35 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.21% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% 0.70% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 14 29
South East median daily rate £160 £160 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.31% -20.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £132 £115 £103
90th Percentile £514 £264 £362
England median daily rate £200 £166 £195
% change year-on-year +20.85% -15.13% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 12
South East median hourly rate £11.27 £16.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.71% -10.84% +27.59%
10th Percentile £10.91 £12.76 £11.15
90th Percentile £11.62 £89.00 £20.54
England median hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +12.16% -0.03% -

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,980 5,001 4,738
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.11% 30.33% 30.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,984 2,923 2,678
South East median daily rate £430 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.38% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £250 £210 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 214 256
South East median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -13.29%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.75 £11.48
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £47.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £20.63 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.81% +3.14% +2.56%

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Blackberry as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in the South East

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Blackberry in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in the South East

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Blackberry in the South East over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Blackberry in the South East

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in the South East

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
West Sussex - 12 £140 - 1
Thames Valley +19 9 £475 +280.81% 2
Surrey -15 9 £164 +9.33% 1
East Sussex -5 5 £146 -35.00%
Buckinghamshire +24 4 £430 +275.64%
Berkshire -2 4 £500 +270.37% 1
Oxfordshire +27 1 £475 - 1
Middlesex +14 1 £125 -58.33%
Hampshire -27 1 £475 +111.11% 3
Kent - 1 £133 - 1
Blackberry
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 South East region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 21 (55.26%) Windows
2 20 (52.63%) Active Directory
3 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Office
4 15 (39.47%) Android
5 13 (34.21%) VMware
6 11 (28.95%) Office 365
7 10 (26.32%) SCCM
7 10 (26.32%) Apple
8 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
8 9 (23.68%) Windows 10
9 8 (21.05%) API Design
9 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
9 8 (21.05%) Java
9 8 (21.05%) J2ME
9 8 (21.05%) OO
9 8 (21.05%) Multithreading
9 8 (21.05%) Memory Management
9 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
9 8 (21.05%) Mobile Application Development
9 8 (21.05%) Android SDK
9 8 (21.05%) Android Development
10 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
10 7 (18.42%) Cisco
10 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
11 5 (13.16%) SLA
11 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
11 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
3 5 (13.16%) Skype for Business
4 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Elite 3E
1 1 (2.63%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.95%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Skype
2 4 (10.53%) DNS
3 3 (7.89%) Internet
3 3 (7.89%) NAS
4 2 (5.26%) DHCP
4 2 (5.26%) SAN
4 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.26%) Wireless
5 1 (2.63%) 3G
5 1 (2.63%) VoIP
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Billing
2 1 (2.63%) Legal
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) 2nd Line Support
1 9 (23.68%) Analyst
1 9 (23.68%) Support Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Android Developer
2 8 (21.05%) Developer
3 7 (18.42%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Desktop Support
4 5 (13.16%) IT Support
5 4 (10.53%) Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Office 365 Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.89%) Active Directory Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Active Directory Support
6 3 (7.89%) Mac Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Android Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Service Desk Support
6 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Support Specialist
6 3 (7.89%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) Android SDK
1 8 (21.05%) J2ME
2 2 (5.26%) SailPoint
2 2 (5.26%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.53%) iPhone
3 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.26%) PKI
4 2 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) iPad
5 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (55.26%) Windows
2 15 (39.47%) Android
3 9 (23.68%) Windows 10
4 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
4 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
4 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
7 3 (7.89%) Mac OS
7 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Phone
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Android Development
1 8 (21.05%) API Design
1 8 (21.05%) Memory Management
1 8 (21.05%) Mobile Application Development
1 8 (21.05%) Multithreading
1 8 (21.05%) OO
2 4 (10.53%) Email Filtering
2 4 (10.53%) ITIL
2 4 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (10.53%) Web Filtering
3 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
3 3 (7.89%) Defect Management
3 3 (7.89%) ITIL V3
3 3 (7.89%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.63%) Data Management
5 1 (2.63%) Scrum
5 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
1 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) MCP
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.63%) CCNA
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) MCITP
3 1 (2.63%) MCSA
3 1 (2.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) vSphere
3 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) SCCM
2 5 (13.16%) AirWatch
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (7.89%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 13 (34.21%) VMware
3 10 (26.32%) Apple
4 7 (18.42%) Cisco
5 4 (10.53%) Avaya
6 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.89%) Citrix
6 3 (7.89%) Juniper
6 3 (7.89%) Lumension
7 2 (5.26%) CommVault
8 1 (2.63%) HP
8 1 (2.63%) iManage
8 1 (2.63%) MobileIron
8 1 (2.63%) NetApp
8 1 (2.63%) Remedy
8 1 (2.63%) Samsung
8 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow