The table below looks at the statistics for Blackberry Enterprise Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Research In Motion Blackberry Enterprise Server (BES)
Rank 94 98 82
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 13 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.72% 0.060% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.41% 0.36% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate £110 - £108
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £213 £153
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +39.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
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 Manchester region.

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
295 278 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.26% 16.64% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 153 130
Average daily rate £385 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 14
Average hourly rate £190.00 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1166.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Blackberry Enterprise Server Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Blackberry Enterprise Server Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Blackberry Enterprise Server Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 16 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 14 (87.50%) MS Office
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 13 (81.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (81.25%) Law
4 12 (75.00%) ITIL
5 11 (68.75%) Finance
6 10 (62.50%) Document Management
6 10 (62.50%) Legal
6 10 (62.50%) VPN
6 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
6 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
6 10 (62.50%) Citrix
7 9 (56.25%) Banking
7 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
8 7 (43.75%) MOS
8 7 (43.75%) MCDST
8 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
8 7 (43.75%) Windows XP
9 6 (37.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
11 4 (25.00%) Extranet
11 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
12 3 (18.75%) French Language
12 3 (18.75%) German Language
12 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
12 3 (18.75%) XenDesktop
12 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
12 3 (18.75%) Lotus

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (18.75%) IBM Notes
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (87.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) VPN
2 4 (25.00%) Extranet
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 13 (81.25%) Law
2 11 (68.75%) Finance
3 10 (62.50%) Legal
4 9 (56.25%) Banking
5 3 (18.75%) French Language
5 3 (18.75%) German Language
6 1 (6.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Service Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Support Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (31.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support
5 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Messaging Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Messaging Support
6 2 (12.50%) Messaging Support Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
3 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
3 7 (43.75%) Windows XP
4 2 (12.50%) NetWare
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Vista
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) ITIL
2 10 (62.50%) Document Management
3 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
5 2 (12.50%) ITSM
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
1 3 (18.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (43.75%) MCDST
2 7 (43.75%) MOS
3 6 (37.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (18.75%) MCP
5 2 (12.50%) MCSA
5 2 (12.50%) MCSE
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.25%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (12.50%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Citrix
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) HP
2 3 (18.75%) Lotus
3 2 (12.50%) Novell
3 2 (12.50%) Proofpoint
3 2 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (6.25%) AppSense