The table below looks at the statistics for Blackberry Enterprise Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire 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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Research In Motion Blackberry Enterprise Server (BES)
Rank - 81 71
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.14% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £187 £213 £165
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +28.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.92 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -9.67%
Blackberry Enterprise Server
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
244 175 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.10% 17.22% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 98 49
Average daily rate £425 £408 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +10.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 10
Average hourly rate £20.50 £16.84 £28.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -41.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £38.00 £41.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Blackberry Enterprise Server Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Blackberry Enterprise Server Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Blackberry Enterprise Server Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) Android
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 8
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
2 5 (83.33%) Local Government
2 5 (83.33%) SSL
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
2 5 (83.33%) Skype for Business
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Handset
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (16.67%) Skype
5 1 (16.67%) iPad

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (83.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) Skype
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 5 (83.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) ICT Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) Handset
3 1 (16.67%) iPad
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) Android
2 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCDST
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper