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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Research In Motion Blackberry Enterprise Server (BES)
Rank 176 173 165
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 29 48 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.49% 0.68% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.91% 4.12% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 28 34
Average daily rate
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£200 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £205 £263 £325
% change year-on-year
-21.90% -19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Average hourly rate £13.13 £23.75 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.73% +14.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £16.84 £15.90
% change year-on-year
-16.86% +5.91%
Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
995 1166 1328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.87% 16.41% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 668 791 915
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £264 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £576 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 57 38
Average hourly rate £18.48 £23.75 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.18% -12.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £59.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
Blackberry Enterprise Server
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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 25 July 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 64 (85.33%) Blackberry
2 60 (80.00%) Windows
3 44 (58.67%) Active Directory
4 42 (56.00%) MS Exchange
5 34 (45.33%) Microsoft
6 31 (41.33%) Windows XP
7 27 (36.00%) Windows 7
8 26 (34.67%) Citrix
8 26 (34.67%) VMware
9 24 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 23 (30.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 23 (30.67%) Cisco
10 23 (30.67%) ITIL
10 23 (30.67%) MS Office
11 22 (29.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 21 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (18.67%) Service Management
13 14 (18.67%) DNS
14 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (14.67%) WAN
14 11 (14.67%) Finance
15 10 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
15 10 (13.33%) LAN
16 9 (12.00%) DHCP
16 9 (12.00%) MCSE
16 9 (12.00%) Firewall
16 9 (12.00%) Management Information System
16 9 (12.00%) Legal
16 9 (12.00%) Handset
16 9 (12.00%) IP Telephony

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 42 (56.00%) MS Exchange
2 24 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (5.33%) Lync
4 4 (5.33%) IBM Notes
5 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.67%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (30.67%) MS Office
2 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Khalix
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.67%) DNS
2 11 (14.67%) WAN
3 10 (13.33%) LAN
4 9 (12.00%) DHCP
4 9 (12.00%) Firewall
4 9 (12.00%) IP Telephony
5 8 (10.67%) SAN
6 7 (9.33%) VoIP
7 6 (8.00%) MPLS
7 6 (8.00%) DSL
7 6 (8.00%) BIG-IP
8 5 (6.67%) SMTP
9 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
10 3 (4.00%) VPN
11 2 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (2.67%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (2.67%) NFC
11 2 (2.67%) Network Security
11 2 (2.67%) NAS
12 1 (1.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
General
1 11 (14.67%) Finance
2 9 (12.00%) Legal
3 4 (5.33%) Banking
4 2 (2.67%) Back Office
5 1 (1.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (45.33%) Analyst
2 25 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 24 (32.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (12.00%) Support Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (6.67%) Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (6.67%) Messaging Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Desktop Support
8 3 (4.00%) Server Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Exchange Consultant
8 3 (4.00%) IT Support
8 3 (4.00%) Messaging Consultant
9 2 (2.67%) Desktop Analyst
9 2 (2.67%) Citrix Support
9 2 (2.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 2 (2.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 64 (85.33%) Blackberry
2 9 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (12.00%) Handset
3 8 (10.67%) iPhone
4 5 (6.67%) Fat Client
4 5 (6.67%) Thin Client
5 3 (4.00%) iPad
6 2 (2.67%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.33%) Clustering
7 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 60 (80.00%) Windows
2 31 (41.33%) Windows XP
3 27 (36.00%) Windows 7
4 22 (29.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (12.00%) Android
7 7 (9.33%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (4.00%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.67%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.33%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.33%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.67%) ITIL
2 14 (18.67%) Service Management
3 10 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (10.67%) BCP
5 7 (9.33%) Migration
5 7 (9.33%) Information Security
5 7 (9.33%) Problem Management
6 6 (8.00%) Performance Management
7 4 (5.33%) Business Transformation
8 3 (4.00%) Server Monitoring
8 3 (4.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.00%) ITSM
8 3 (4.00%) Project Management
9 2 (2.67%) TOGAF
9 2 (2.67%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.67%) Infrastructure Management
10 1 (1.33%) Mobile Device Management
10 1 (1.33%) Business Continuity Planning
10 1 (1.33%) Analytics
10 1 (1.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.00%) SQL
1 3 (4.00%) VB
1 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.67%) Java
3 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (12.00%) MCSE
3 7 (9.33%) MCP
4 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.00%) MCDST
5 3 (4.00%) Degree
6 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.67%) CCA
6 2 (2.67%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.33%) MOS
7 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.33%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.33%) CCNP
7 1 (1.33%) CCNA
7 1 (1.33%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (58.67%) Active Directory
2 23 (30.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (12.00%) XenApp
4 6 (8.00%) NLBS
5 5 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 5 (6.67%) Xen
6 4 (5.33%) VMware ESX
7 3 (4.00%) ISA Server
7 3 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (4.00%) vSphere
7 3 (4.00%) UAG
8 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.33%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.33%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (9.33%) WSUS
2 4 (5.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (5.33%) MAILsweeper
3 3 (4.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (4.00%) ARCserve
3 3 (4.00%) SCCM
3 3 (4.00%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.67%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.33%) Unicenter
5 1 (1.33%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (45.33%) Microsoft
2 26 (34.67%) Citrix
2 26 (34.67%) VMware
3 23 (30.67%) Cisco
4 7 (9.33%) CheckPoint
4 7 (9.33%) Symantec
4 7 (9.33%) McAfee
5 6 (8.00%) HP
5 6 (8.00%) Bloomberg
6 5 (6.67%) Reuters
7 4 (5.33%) Lotus
7 4 (5.33%) Clearswift
7 4 (5.33%) RightFax
7 4 (5.33%) Open Text
8 2 (2.67%) CQG
8 2 (2.67%) Apple
8 2 (2.67%) Avaya
8 2 (2.67%) CommVault
8 2 (2.67%) NetApp
8 2 (2.67%) Fidessa
City, London
Baker & McKenzie
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago