The first table below looks at the demand for Blackberry Enterprise Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 City of London 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 161 151 180
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +29
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 49 46 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.76% 0.74% 0.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.46% 4.47% 3.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 31 10
Average daily rate £225 £325 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £295 £283
% change year-on-year
-38.98% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Average hourly rate £15.00 £23.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.78% +5.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £17.85 £18.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £25.00 £22.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +7.93%
Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1098 1029 1173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.01% 16.51% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 792 698 753
Average daily rate £385 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 38 39
Average hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.50 £135.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Blackberry Enterprise Server
London

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Blackberry Enterprise Server Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Blackberry Enterprise Server Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Blackberry Enterprise Server Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Blackberry Enterprise Server Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Blackberry Enterprise Server Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 91 (81.25%) Windows
2 87 (77.68%) Blackberry
3 65 (58.04%) MS Exchange
4 59 (52.68%) Active Directory
5 56 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 43 (38.39%) Windows XP
6 43 (38.39%) Exchange Server 2010
7 35 (31.25%) Citrix
8 34 (30.36%) VMware
9 31 (27.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 29 (25.89%) Windows 7
11 28 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 25 (22.32%) Windows Server 2003
12 25 (22.32%) Symantec
12 25 (22.32%) Cisco
13 24 (21.43%) Legal
14 22 (19.64%) MS Office
15 21 (18.75%) ITIL
15 21 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
16 20 (17.86%) DNS
17 18 (16.07%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
17 18 (16.07%) Handset
18 17 (15.18%) Clearswift
19 16 (14.29%) RightFax
20 15 (13.39%) Lync
20 15 (13.39%) Finance
21 14 (12.50%) Migration
21 14 (12.50%) HP
22 13 (11.61%) SMTP
22 13 (11.61%) Law

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 65 (58.04%) MS Exchange
2 43 (38.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (13.39%) Lync
4 12 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.46%) IBM Notes
6 5 (4.46%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.79%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (1.79%) IIS
7 2 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.89%) Documentum
Applications
1 22 (19.64%) MS Office
2 9 (8.04%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.79%) Vectorworks
4 2 (1.79%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Agresso
2 1 (0.89%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.86%) DNS
2 13 (11.61%) SMTP
3 12 (10.71%) DHCP
3 12 (10.71%) IP Telephony
4 11 (9.82%) TCP/IP
5 10 (8.93%) WAN
5 10 (8.93%) Firewall
6 9 (8.04%) LAN
7 8 (7.14%) VoIP
8 7 (6.25%) Unified Communications
9 5 (4.46%) Network Security
9 5 (4.46%) SAN
10 4 (3.57%) VPN
10 4 (3.57%) MPLS
11 3 (2.68%) BIG-IP
11 3 (2.68%) Internet
11 3 (2.68%) DSL
12 2 (1.79%) S/MIME
12 2 (1.79%) Wireless
12 2 (1.79%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.79%) EDRMS
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.89%) MySQL
4 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
General
1 24 (21.43%) Legal
2 15 (13.39%) Finance
3 13 (11.61%) Law
4 7 (6.25%) Banking
5 1 (0.89%) Japanese Language
5 1 (0.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 49 (43.75%) Analyst
2 36 (32.14%) Service Desk Analyst
2 36 (32.14%) Service Analyst
3 11 (9.82%) Support Engineer
4 10 (8.93%) Consultant
5 8 (7.14%) Messaging Consultant
6 7 (6.25%) Messaging Engineer
7 6 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (5.36%) Desktop Support
7 6 (5.36%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (5.36%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (5.36%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 5 (4.46%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (3.57%) Administrator
9 4 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.57%) Exchange Consultant
10 3 (2.68%) Data Migration Specialist
10 3 (2.68%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.89%) XMPP
1 1 (0.89%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 87 (77.68%) Blackberry
2 18 (16.07%) Handset
3 12 (10.71%) Management Information System
4 11 (9.82%) iPhone
5 6 (5.36%) Thin Client
5 6 (5.36%) Fat Client
6 5 (4.46%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (3.57%) iPad
8 3 (2.68%) Replication
8 3 (2.68%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.79%) Clustering
10 1 (0.89%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.89%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.89%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 91 (81.25%) Windows
2 43 (38.39%) Windows XP
3 31 (27.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (25.89%) Windows 7
5 25 (22.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (8.93%) Windows Mobile
6 10 (8.93%) Android
7 4 (3.57%) Linux
7 4 (3.57%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.79%) Solaris
8 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.89%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.89%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.89%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.89%) AIX
9 1 (0.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.75%) ITIL
2 14 (12.50%) Migration
3 12 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (8.04%) Service Management
4 9 (8.04%) BCP
5 8 (7.14%) Information Security
5 8 (7.14%) Server Monitoring
6 5 (4.46%) Problem Management
7 4 (3.57%) CRM
7 4 (3.57%) Data Migration
8 3 (2.68%) Business Continuity
8 3 (2.68%) Change Control
8 3 (2.68%) Release Management
8 3 (2.68%) ITSM
8 3 (2.68%) Project Management
8 3 (2.68%) ETL
9 2 (1.79%) ERP
9 2 (1.79%) Data Protection
9 2 (1.79%) Business Transformation
9 2 (1.79%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 7 (6.25%) VB
3 3 (2.68%) SQL
4 1 (0.89%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (10.71%) MCSE
3 6 (5.36%) MCP
4 4 (3.57%) Degree
4 4 (3.57%) MCDST
5 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.79%) CCA
5 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.89%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.89%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.89%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.89%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) SLA
2 1 (0.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 59 (52.68%) Active Directory
2 28 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (10.71%) VMware ESX
3 12 (10.71%) XenApp
4 7 (6.25%) vSphere
5 6 (5.36%) Hyper-V
6 5 (4.46%) ISA Server
7 4 (3.57%) XenServer
8 3 (2.68%) UAG
9 2 (1.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (1.79%) NLBS
10 1 (0.89%) Xen
10 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.89%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.89%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.89%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 18 (16.07%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 11 (9.82%) MAILsweeper
3 7 (6.25%) SCOM
4 5 (4.46%) SCCM
5 2 (1.79%) ARCserve
5 2 (1.79%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.79%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.79%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.79%) WSUS
6 1 (0.89%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.89%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 56 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 35 (31.25%) Citrix
3 34 (30.36%) VMware
4 25 (22.32%) Symantec
4 25 (22.32%) Cisco
5 17 (15.18%) Clearswift
6 16 (14.29%) RightFax
7 14 (12.50%) HP
8 12 (10.71%) Open Text
9 9 (8.04%) Dell
9 9 (8.04%) NetApp
10 8 (7.14%) McAfee
10 8 (7.14%) Mitel
11 5 (4.46%) Reuters
11 5 (4.46%) Bloomberg
11 5 (4.46%) Websense
11 5 (4.46%) Lotus
12 4 (3.57%) CheckPoint
13 3 (2.68%) LANDesk
13 3 (2.68%) SonicWALL
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