The first table below looks at the demand for Blackberry Enterprise Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire 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 1 August 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 Berkshire 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Research In Motion Blackberry Enterprise Server (BES)
Rank - 113 115
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 0 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.38% 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.18% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 7
Average daily rate
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- £144 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -68.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £195 £275 £338
% change year-on-year
-29.09% -18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £17.25 £15.95
% change year-on-year
-17.39% +8.15%
Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
405 412 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.09% 17.17% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 194 208
Average daily rate £350 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 19
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.75 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -26.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £8.77 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Blackberry Enterprise Server
South East

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Blackberry Enterprise Server Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server across the Berkshire region.

Blackberry Enterprise Server Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server across the Berkshire region.

Blackberry Enterprise Server Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - - - - 1
Reading - - - - 1
Blackberry Enterprise Server
South East

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 15 (93.75%) Windows
1 15 (93.75%) Blackberry
2 11 (68.75%) Windows 7
3 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 9 (56.25%) Mobile Device Management
5 8 (50.00%) MobileIron
5 8 (50.00%) VPN
5 8 (50.00%) MS Office
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) ITIL
7 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
7 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
7 5 (31.25%) VMware
8 4 (25.00%) Service Management
8 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (25.00%) NetBackup
8 4 (25.00%) Degree
8 4 (25.00%) Symantec
8 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (25.00%) Change Control
8 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
9 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (18.75%) SCOM
9 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
9 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
9 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
9 3 (18.75%) XenApp
9 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2000
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Office
2 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
3 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
2 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Legal
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Service Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) Wintel Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 15 (93.75%) Blackberry
2 3 (18.75%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) iPhone
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows 7
3 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Service Management
3 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (25.00%) Change Control
4 3 (18.75%) ITSM
4 3 (18.75%) Data Security
5 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security
5 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) VBScript
2 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) MCP
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) XenApp
3 3 (18.75%) Terminal Services
3 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (18.75%) SCOM
2 3 (18.75%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (18.75%) ARCserve
2 3 (18.75%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) MobileIron
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) Symantec
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) SAP
6 1 (6.25%) F5
6 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) NetApp
6 1 (6.25%) Juniper
6 1 (6.25%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) Dell
6 1 (6.25%) EMC