Period
to 25 April 2018

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 25 April 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
England > South East
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 329 325 301
Rank change year-on-year -4 -24 -40
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 47 34 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.22% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.89% 0.70% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 44
South East median daily rate £438 £138 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +218.18% -21.43% -32.69%
10th Percentile £115 £100 £143
90th Percentile £536 £362 £412
England median daily rate £182 £165 £170
% change year-on-year +10.30% -2.94% -22.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 17
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £18.26 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.67% +13.14% +0.88%
10th Percentile £11.11 £15.65 £9.90
90th Percentile £16.99 £22.08 £18.00
England median hourly rate £18.23 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +4.14% +6.06% +6.45%

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 5,277 4,839 5,780
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.51% 31.41% 31.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,030 2,745 3,515
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £230
90th Percentile £575 £552 £550
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 242 310
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.06% -30.61% +45.40%
10th Percentile £10.16 £11.26 £11.75
90th Percentile £60.40 £46.39 £53.75
England median hourly rate £21.90 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +4.29% - +20.00%

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 25 April 2018.

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 25 April 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
West Sussex +17 18 £474 - 2
Thames Valley -14 15 £114 -46.76% 1
Berkshire -5 9 £135 -58.46%
Buckinghamshire -17 6 £114 -67.64% 1
East Sussex - 5 £238 -
Surrey -36 4 £200 +3.90% 1
Hampshire -11 2 £158 +16.67% 1
Blackberry
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 South East region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 22 (46.81%) Android
2 20 (42.55%) Mobile App
2 20 (42.55%) Mobile Application Development
2 20 (42.55%) API Design
2 20 (42.55%) Java
2 20 (42.55%) OO
2 20 (42.55%) J2ME
3 19 (40.43%) Android Development
4 18 (38.30%) Memory Management
4 18 (38.30%) Multithreading
4 18 (38.30%) Android SDK
5 13 (27.66%) SLA
6 10 (21.28%) ITIL
6 10 (21.28%) Windows
6 10 (21.28%) Windows 7
7 9 (19.15%) Retail
7 9 (19.15%) Incident Management
8 8 (17.02%) Quality Management
8 8 (17.02%) Risk Management
9 7 (14.89%) Windows XP
10 5 (10.64%) VPN
10 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
10 5 (10.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (10.64%) SCCM
11 4 (8.51%) Wireless
11 4 (8.51%) iPad
11 4 (8.51%) Office 365
11 4 (8.51%) Mobile Device Management
11 4 (8.51%) Internet
11 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery

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 5 (10.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.38%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.13%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.13%) Acrobat
2 1 (2.13%) InVision
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) VPN
2 4 (8.51%) Internet
2 4 (8.51%) Wireless
3 3 (6.38%) VoIP
4 2 (4.26%) DHCP
4 2 (4.26%) DNS
4 2 (4.26%) Intranet
4 2 (4.26%) PSTN
4 2 (4.26%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (4.26%) Skype
5 1 (2.13%) 3G
5 1 (2.13%) ADSL
5 1 (2.13%) Firewall
5 1 (2.13%) Intelligent Network
5 1 (2.13%) ISDN
5 1 (2.13%) PBX
5 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
General
1 9 (19.15%) Retail
2 1 (2.13%) Automotive
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Developer
2 19 (40.43%) Android Developer
3 13 (27.66%) Analyst
4 9 (19.15%) Support Analyst
5 8 (17.02%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (17.02%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 8 (17.02%) Desktop Support
6 4 (8.51%) Remote Support Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Deskside Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Service Desk Technician
8 2 (4.26%) Desktop Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) IT Support
8 2 (4.26%) Office 365 Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Windows Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 1 (2.13%) IT Support Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) J2ME
2 18 (38.30%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.51%) iPad
3 3 (6.38%) NHS
3 3 (6.38%) Smartcard
4 2 (4.26%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Handset
5 1 (2.13%) iPhone
5 1 (2.13%) IVR
5 1 (2.13%) PDA
5 1 (2.13%) User Experience
5 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (46.81%) Android
2 10 (21.28%) Windows
2 10 (21.28%) Windows 7
3 7 (14.89%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.38%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Phone
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) API Design
1 20 (42.55%) Mobile Application Development
1 20 (42.55%) OO
2 19 (40.43%) Android Development
3 18 (38.30%) Memory Management
3 18 (38.30%) Multithreading
4 10 (21.28%) ITIL
5 9 (19.15%) Incident Management
6 8 (17.02%) Quality Management
6 8 (17.02%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.51%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.38%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (6.38%) Time Management
9 2 (4.26%) Data Management
9 2 (4.26%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 2 (4.26%) ITSM
9 2 (4.26%) Migration
10 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (2.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) Java
2 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.66%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) SCCM
2 2 (4.26%) MaaS360
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.13%) DameWare
3 1 (2.13%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) Apple
2 3 (6.38%) MobileIron
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco
3 2 (4.26%) Citrix
3 2 (4.26%) NetApp
3 2 (4.26%) Remedy
4 1 (2.13%) Adobe
4 1 (2.13%) Altiris
4 1 (2.13%) Avaya
4 1 (2.13%) HP
4 1 (2.13%) Juniper
4 1 (2.13%) NICE Systems
4 1 (2.13%) Polycom
4 1 (2.13%) Symantec
4 1 (2.13%) VMware