Period
to 18 April 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry over the 6 months to 18 April 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 West
6 months to
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 198 181 183
Rank change year-on-year -17 +2 +2
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 21 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.34% 0.31% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.19% 1.24% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 7
South West median daily rate £525 £600 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +224.32% +23.33%
10th Percentile £137 £575 £145
90th Percentile £568 £625 £247
England median daily rate £239 £181 £175
% change year-on-year +31.91% +3.43% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
South West median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +42.86% -
10th Percentile £12.75 £13.20 £10.53
90th Percentile £19.25 £17.50 £14.58
England median hourly rate £18.50 £17.68 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.67% +1.00% +6.06%

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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,762 1,286 1,428
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 28.13% 25.10% 26.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,062 752 971
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £225
90th Percentile £613 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 68 90
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £30.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.67% -20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.80 £11.19
90th Percentile £50.00 £53.51 £48.88
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year - +4.88% -2.38%

Blackberry
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry in the South West

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry in the South West

Blackberry
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Blackberry in the South West

Blackberry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry in the South West

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 18 April 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
Dorset - 13 £525 -
Devon - 3 £140 -
Bristol -35 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
Wiltshire -45 1 £140 -76.67%
Blackberry
England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 West region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
4 12 (57.14%) Android
5 11 (52.38%) Windows 7
6 9 (42.86%) Office 365
7 8 (38.10%) Apple iOS
7 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
7 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
8 7 (33.33%) Python
8 7 (33.33%) SOAP
8 7 (33.33%) ITIL
8 7 (33.33%) Java
8 7 (33.33%) Perl
8 7 (33.33%) SQL
8 7 (33.33%) Firewall
8 7 (33.33%) Benchmarking
8 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (33.33%) SCCM
8 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 7 (33.33%) Ansible
8 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
8 7 (33.33%) Mobile App
8 7 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
9 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (28.57%) Network Management
9 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (28.57%) REST

Blackberry
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Office 365
2 7 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) Broadband
2 2 (9.52%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (9.52%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) VPN
2 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.76%) SMS
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Law
2 2 (9.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Service Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Mobile Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) SOAP
2 6 (28.57%) REST
2 6 (28.57%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 6 (28.57%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (9.52%) Fat Client
3 2 (9.52%) iPad
3 2 (9.52%) iPhone
3 2 (9.52%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Android
3 11 (52.38%) Windows 7
4 8 (38.10%) Apple iOS
4 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
5 6 (28.57%) Linux
5 6 (28.57%) Mac OS
6 4 (19.05%) BlackBerry OS
7 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
8 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (33.33%) Benchmarking
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
1 7 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 6 (28.57%) Network Management
2 6 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 6 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 5 (23.81%) Incident Management
3 5 (23.81%) Technical Leadership
4 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
4 4 (19.05%) Change Management
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security Management
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (9.52%) ISMS
5 2 (9.52%) Presales
5 2 (9.52%) Security Management
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Java
1 7 (33.33%) Perl
1 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 7 (33.33%) Python
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) MCSE
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Ansible
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 7 (33.33%) SCCM
2 6 (28.57%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.76%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Avaya
3 4 (19.05%) Citrix
4 3 (14.29%) VMware
5 2 (9.52%) Sony
6 1 (4.76%) Altiris
6 1 (4.76%) Wyse