The first table below looks at the demand for Blackberry Enterprise Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 1 August 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 South West 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Research In Motion Blackberry Enterprise Server (BES)
Rank 140 106 129
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +23
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 2 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.066% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.40% 1.53% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate
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£210 £205 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -35.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £199 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £213 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £195 £275 £338
% change year-on-year
-29.09% -18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £17.25 £15.95
% change year-on-year
-17.39% +8.15%
Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
503 326 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.54% 15.23% 16.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 201 323
Average daily rate £340 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £201 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 16
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £15.74 £19.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £23.75 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Blackberry Enterprise Server
England

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Blackberry Enterprise Server Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Blackberry Enterprise Server Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Blackberry Enterprise Server Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 1 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset +5 1 £170 -17.07%
Bristol - 1 £250 - 3
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England

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
1 8 (88.89%) Windows 7
2 7 (77.78%) Blackberry
3 6 (66.67%) Citrix
3 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
4 4 (44.44%) Service Management
4 4 (44.44%) MSI
4 4 (44.44%) Internet
4 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 4 (44.44%) MS Office
4 4 (44.44%) SCCM
4 4 (44.44%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (44.44%) Nortel
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (44.44%) Altiris
4 4 (44.44%) Nortel Meridian
4 4 (44.44%) assyst
5 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 2 (22.22%) Novell
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) Change Management
7 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (11.11%) ITSM

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
1 4 (44.44%) Nortel Meridian
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MSI
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Desktop Support
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Support Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Project Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Blackberry
2 4 (44.44%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) NHS
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (11.11%) CMDB
3 1 (11.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows 7
2 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) Nortel
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Altiris
3 2 (22.22%) Novell
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Sophos
4 1 (11.11%) HP