Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 351 324 318
Rank change year-on-year -27 -6 -31
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 35 35 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.21% 0.22% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.71% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 34
South East median daily rate £438 £131 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +233.33% -38.24% -30.04%
10th Percentile £173 £100 £143
90th Percentile £541 £309 £422
England median daily rate £178 £165 £200
% change year-on-year +7.58% -17.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 16
South East median hourly rate £12.25 £15.25 £14.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.67% +7.74% -11.92%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.25 £9.00
90th Percentile £15.94 £20.49 £17.75
England median hourly rate £18.18 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +21.17% -9.09% +3.13%

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 5,464 4,945 5,977
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.03% 31.04% 31.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,109 2,824 3,610
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £250
90th Percentile £588 £550 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 284 266 307
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -30.00% +51.52%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.66 £11.73
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.50 £52.55
England median hourly rate £22.93 £19.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year +16.63% -1.70% +11.11%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +21 19 £474 -
East Sussex +5 6 £238 -17.39%
Surrey -35 5 £200 +48.15% 1
Thames Valley -18 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +4 2 - - 1
Hampshire -12 2 £175 -14.11% 1
Berkshire -28 1 - -
Blackberry
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 24 (68.57%) Android
2 21 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 21 (60.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 21 (60.00%) API Design
2 21 (60.00%) Java
2 21 (60.00%) OO
2 21 (60.00%) J2ME
3 20 (57.14%) Android Development
4 19 (54.29%) Multithreading
4 19 (54.29%) Memory Management
5 18 (51.43%) Android SDK
6 8 (22.86%) Windows
7 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
9 4 (11.43%) Apple
9 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
9 4 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
10 3 (8.57%) SCCM
10 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
10 3 (8.57%) ITIL
10 3 (8.57%) VoIP
10 3 (8.57%) SLA
10 3 (8.57%) Internet
10 3 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (5.71%) Migration
11 2 (5.71%) Smartphone
11 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
11 2 (5.71%) Wireless

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 3 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.86%) InVision
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Internet
1 3 (8.57%) VoIP
2 2 (5.71%) VPN
2 2 (5.71%) Wireless
3 1 (2.86%) Broadband
3 1 (2.86%) DHCP
3 1 (2.86%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) Intranet
3 1 (2.86%) NAS
3 1 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.86%) Skype
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
1 1 (2.86%) Retail
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Developer
2 20 (57.14%) Android Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Desktop Support
4 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support
6 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.71%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Deskside Support
7 1 (2.86%) Desktop Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.86%) IT Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (60.00%) J2ME
2 18 (51.43%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 21 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) iPad
2 2 (5.71%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Handset
3 1 (2.86%) iPhone
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.86%) Smartcard
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Android
2 8 (22.86%) Windows
3 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Phone
7 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) API Design
1 21 (60.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 21 (60.00%) OO
2 20 (57.14%) Android Development
3 19 (54.29%) Memory Management
3 19 (54.29%) Multithreading
4 4 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (8.57%) ITIL
6 2 (5.71%) Data Management
6 2 (5.71%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 2 (5.71%) Migration
6 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.71%) Time Management
7 1 (2.86%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 1 (2.86%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.86%) Prototyping
7 1 (2.86%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.86%) MCSE
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.86%) MaaS360
3 1 (2.86%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Apple
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Citrix
2 2 (5.71%) MobileIron
2 2 (5.71%) NetApp
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe
3 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco
3 1 (2.86%) Intel
3 1 (2.86%) Juniper
3 1 (2.86%) VMware