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 22 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Research In Motion Blackberry Enterprise Server (BES)
Rank 86 76 89
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.37% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.29% 0.89% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
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£143 - £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 £243 £260
% change year-on-year
-3.09% -6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.15 £18.65 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-18.79% +23.30%
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
218 224 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.98% 19.15% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 99 135
Average daily rate £350 £350 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 37 24
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £35.00 £25.49
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Blackberry Enterprise Server
North West

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) IBM Notes
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (80.00%) Lotus
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) VBScript
4 2 (40.00%) Novell
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (40.00%) NetWare
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) ITSM
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (40.00%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (40.00%) NetWare
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) VBScript
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Lotus
3 2 (40.00%) Novell
3 2 (40.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) VMware