The first table below looks at the demand for Blackberry Enterprise Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh 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 80 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.078% - 0.084%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.66% - 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £100 - -
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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
152 109 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.84% 14.48% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 44 82
Average daily rate £380 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £134 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Average hourly rate £19.06 £22.75 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.24% +85.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Blackberry Enterprise Server
Scotland

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Blackberry Enterprise Server Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Blackberry Enterprise Server Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Blackberry Enterprise Server Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Handset
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Lotus
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Lotus