The first table below looks at the demand for Blackberry Enterprise Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry Enterprise Server over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Bedfordshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Research In Motion Blackberry Enterprise Server (BES)
Rank 44 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.23% 0.52% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.00% 2.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £140 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £295 £283
% change year-on-year
-38.98% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +7.93%
Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
50 40 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.36% 20.94% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 29
Average daily rate £419 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £160 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £425 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +45.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Blackberry Enterprise Server
East of England

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Blackberry Enterprise Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Bedford - - - - 2
Blackberry Enterprise Server
East of England

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Blackberry Enterprise Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Blackberry Enterprise Server.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (50.00%) SecurID
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Clearswift
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Blackberry Enterprise Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Blackberry Enterprise Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
1 1 (50.00%) PC Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) VMS
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Clearswift
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus