The first table below looks at the demand for Blackberry Enterprise Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 Reading 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 70 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% - 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.50% - 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £450 - £300
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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
200 141 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 18.62% 18.26% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 58 70
Average daily rate £350 £316 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.67% -12.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 5
Average hourly rate £13.00 £20.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.34% +53.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £15.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £34.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Blackberry Enterprise Server
Berkshire

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Blackberry Enterprise Server Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Blackberry Enterprise Server Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Blackberry Enterprise Server Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Blackberry
3 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
4 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
4 4 (36.36%) MS Office
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (36.36%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) SCCM
5 3 (27.27%) SCOM
5 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
6 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
6 2 (18.18%) XenApp
6 2 (18.18%) Change Control

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (45.45%) MS Exchange
1 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (18.18%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) VoIP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Desktop Support
3 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Wintel Architect
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Blackberry
2 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (18.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) UNIX
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Change Control
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (18.18%) MCP
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (18.18%) XenApp
3 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
1 3 (27.27%) SCOM
2 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
2 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
2 2 (18.18%) ARCserve
2 2 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Lotus
3 2 (18.18%) Symantec