The table below looks at the statistics for Blackberry Enterprise Server skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry Enterprise Server over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Research In Motion Blackberry Enterprise Server (BES)
Rank 455 339 312
Rank change year-on-year
-116 -27
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 145 247 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.48% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.51% 2.71% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 121 143
Average daily rate
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£263 £226 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.40% -23.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £140 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £230 £220 £295
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -25.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 35 32
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.60 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% +6.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.25 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.45 £24.50 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +10.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9602 9127 8202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.90% 17.58% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5769 5480 4671
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 341 304 406
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £12.13 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £40.57 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Blackberry Enterprise Server Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Daily Rate Trend

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

Blackberry Enterprise Server Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Blackberry Enterprise Server Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Blackberry Enterprise Server Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -100 139 £288 +10.57% 36
London -58 72 £300 +15.38% 21
South East -55 32 £350 +76.10% 7
City of London -9 27 £250 +30.20% 4
East Midlands -14 8 £138 +25.00%
Buckinghamshire -17 8 £350 +35.92% 3
Berkshire -20 8 £350 +81.81%
East of England 0 6 £200 -51.51% 2
Surrey +3 5 £188 +33.92%
Hampshire -13 5 £278 -12.46% 1
Yorkshire -15 5 £425 +6.25%
Milton Keynes -16 5 - - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne +9 4 £100 -69.23%
Tyne and Wear +9 4 £100 -69.23%
North East +3 4 £100 -69.23%
Cambridgeshire +3 4 £200 -
Reading +3 4 £350 -
South West -4 4 £278 -14.61% 1
North West -20 4 £190 +15.15% 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £425 -
Leeds - 4 £425 -
Wiltshire +10 3 £278 -14.61%
West Sussex -18 3 £400 -
High Wycombe - 3 £350 -
West Midlands - 3 £100 - 2
Bracknell +8 2 - -
Woking +5 2 £170 +47.82%
Peterborough +1 2 £163 -
Cheshire 0 2 - -
Edinburgh -7 2 - -

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 300 (80.43%) Windows
2 274 (73.46%) Blackberry
3 236 (63.27%) Active Directory
4 184 (49.33%) MS Exchange
5 169 (45.31%) Microsoft
6 136 (36.46%) Windows 7
7 119 (31.90%) Citrix
8 110 (29.49%) VMware
8 110 (29.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 109 (29.22%) Exchange Server 2010
10 108 (28.95%) MS Office
11 89 (23.86%) Windows Server 2003
12 87 (23.32%) DNS
13 84 (22.52%) Windows XP
14 79 (21.18%) ITIL
14 79 (21.18%) MS Excel
15 75 (20.11%) Finance
16 66 (17.69%) DHCP
17 62 (16.62%) Exchange Server 2007
18 60 (16.09%) SCCM
19 58 (15.55%) VPN
20 57 (15.28%) Windows Server 2012
21 53 (14.21%) VMware Infrastructure
22 52 (13.94%) Lync
22 52 (13.94%) Microsoft Certification
23 47 (12.60%) LAN
24 46 (12.33%) WAN
25 43 (11.53%) Cisco
25 43 (11.53%) SharePoint
26 41 (10.99%) Firewall

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 184 (49.33%) MS Exchange
2 109 (29.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 62 (16.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 52 (13.94%) Lync
5 43 (11.53%) SharePoint
6 39 (10.46%) Exchange Server 2003
7 31 (8.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 18 (4.83%) IIS
9 14 (3.75%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (2.68%) Office Communications Server
10 10 (2.68%) WorkSite
11 7 (1.88%) Live Communications Server
12 6 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2000
13 5 (1.34%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.80%) Lotus Domino
15 2 (0.54%) CMS
15 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
16 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 5.5
16 1 (0.27%) Apache
Applications
1 108 (28.95%) MS Office
2 79 (21.18%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.27%) Shockwave
4 1 (0.27%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 9 (2.41%) assyst
2 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.24%) Office 365
2 4 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.07%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 87 (23.32%) DNS
2 66 (17.69%) DHCP
3 58 (15.55%) VPN
4 47 (12.60%) LAN
5 46 (12.33%) WAN
6 41 (10.99%) Firewall
7 39 (10.46%) SAN
8 36 (9.65%) TCP/IP
9 29 (7.77%) Wireless
10 18 (4.83%) Internet
11 16 (4.29%) MPLS
11 16 (4.29%) SMTP
12 14 (3.75%) VoIP
13 12 (3.22%) VLAN
14 11 (2.95%) FTP
15 10 (2.68%) iSCSI
15 10 (2.68%) Fibre Channel
16 9 (2.41%) DSL
17 8 (2.14%) NAS
17 8 (2.14%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (8.04%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (1.61%) MSI
2 2 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.27%) JIRA
General
1 75 (20.11%) Finance
2 34 (9.12%) Banking
3 24 (6.43%) Law
4 23 (6.17%) Legal
5 18 (4.83%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.68%) Financial Institution
6 10 (2.68%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.61%) Publishing
8 5 (1.34%) Local Government
8 5 (1.34%) Japanese Language
9 3 (0.80%) Games
9 3 (0.80%) Back Office
10 2 (0.54%) Front Office
10 2 (0.54%) Retail
11 1 (0.27%) Billing
11 1 (0.27%) Russian Language
11 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.27%) Marketing
11 1 (0.27%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.27%) Finnish Language
Job Titles
1 127 (34.05%) Analyst
2 65 (17.43%) Support Engineer
3 61 (16.35%) Desktop Support
4 46 (12.33%) Service Analyst
5 45 (12.06%) Service Desk Analyst
6 43 (11.53%) Support Analyst
7 36 (9.65%) 2nd Line Support
8 31 (8.31%) Desktop Engineer
9 27 (7.24%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 19 (5.09%) 3rd Line Support
11 18 (4.83%) IT Support
12 17 (4.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 17 (4.56%) Administrator
12 17 (4.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 15 (4.02%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 15 (4.02%) Desktop Analyst
14 13 (3.49%) Messaging Engineer
15 12 (3.22%) Wintel Engineer
16 11 (2.95%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
16 11 (2.95%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.88%) .NET
2 6 (1.61%) Application Packaging
3 4 (1.07%) HTML
3 4 (1.07%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.07%) JSP
4 3 (0.80%) MSMQ
4 3 (0.80%) MAPI
5 2 (0.54%) Web Services
5 2 (0.54%) ODBC
6 1 (0.27%) Flash
6 1 (0.27%) Middleware
6 1 (0.27%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 274 (73.46%) Blackberry
2 30 (8.04%) Clustering
3 18 (4.83%) Handset
4 17 (4.56%) iPhone
5 15 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.75%) Thin Client
6 14 (3.75%) Fat Client
6 14 (3.75%) Video Conferencing
7 13 (3.49%) iPad
8 9 (2.41%) PDA
9 8 (2.14%) Hedge funds
10 7 (1.88%) Replication
11 6 (1.61%) Computer Science
11 6 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
11 6 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.61%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.34%) PKI
13 3 (0.80%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.80%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.80%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 300 (80.43%) Windows
2 136 (36.46%) Windows 7
3 110 (29.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 89 (23.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 84 (22.52%) Windows XP
6 57 (15.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (6.43%) Linux
8 15 (4.02%) Windows 8
9 14 (3.75%) UNIX
10 13 (3.49%) Windows 2000 Server
10 13 (3.49%) Apple iOS
11 11 (2.95%) Android
12 9 (2.41%) Windows Vista
12 9 (2.41%) Windows 2000
13 8 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (1.88%) Mac OS X
15 5 (1.34%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.80%) MVS
16 3 (0.80%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (21.18%) ITIL
2 27 (7.24%) Migration
3 24 (6.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (4.83%) Service Management
4 18 (4.83%) Incident Management
4 18 (4.83%) Problem Management
5 15 (4.02%) Service Delivery
6 14 (3.75%) Software Deployment
7 13 (3.49%) Business Continuity
8 10 (2.68%) Asset Management
8 10 (2.68%) Change Management
8 10 (2.68%) High Availability
9 9 (2.41%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (2.14%) Performance Management
10 8 (2.14%) Project Management
11 7 (1.88%) Document Management
11 7 (1.88%) ITSM
11 7 (1.88%) BCP
11 7 (1.88%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (1.88%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (9.65%) PowerShell
2 27 (7.24%) SQL
3 5 (1.34%) VBScript
4 4 (1.07%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.54%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.27%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (13.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (8.85%) MCSE
3 27 (7.24%) Security Cleared
4 21 (5.63%) MCP
5 20 (5.36%) SC Cleared
6 12 (3.22%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (3.22%) MCSA
7 11 (2.95%) Degree
8 10 (2.68%) DV Cleared
8 10 (2.68%) CCNA
8 10 (2.68%) MOS
8 10 (2.68%) MCDST
9 7 (1.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.34%) MCITP
11 4 (1.07%) MCTS
11 4 (1.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Certified Master
13 2 (0.54%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.27%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (10.19%) SLA
2 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.27%) QA
3 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 236 (63.27%) Active Directory
2 53 (14.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (8.85%) VMware ESX
4 31 (8.31%) XenApp
5 26 (6.97%) Hyper-V
6 21 (5.63%) vSphere
7 13 (3.49%) XenDesktop
7 13 (3.49%) Xen
8 10 (2.68%) Terminal Server
9 9 (2.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 8 (2.14%) Terminal Services
10 8 (2.14%) ISA Server
10 8 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (1.88%) NLBS
12 4 (1.07%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (1.07%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (0.80%) UAG
13 3 (0.80%) DFS Replication
13 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.80%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 60 (16.09%) SCCM
2 17 (4.56%) WSUS
3 16 (4.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 14 (3.75%) SCOM
5 11 (2.95%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (1.88%) Backup Exec
7 6 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
7 6 (1.61%) NetBackup
7 6 (1.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 5 (1.34%) MIMEsweeper
9 4 (1.07%) ARCserve
9 4 (1.07%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (1.07%) SAP Afaria
10 3 (0.80%) BladeLogic
10 3 (0.80%) Nagios
11 2 (0.54%) MOM
11 2 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.54%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.27%) HP SIM
12 1 (0.27%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 169 (45.31%) Microsoft
2 119 (31.90%) Citrix
3 110 (29.49%) VMware
4 43 (11.53%) Cisco
5 37 (9.92%) Symantec
6 30 (8.04%) McAfee
7 27 (7.24%) HP
8 25 (6.70%) NetApp
9 20 (5.36%) Altiris
10 18 (4.83%) MobileIron
11 17 (4.56%) Apple
12 14 (3.75%) Remedy
12 14 (3.75%) SolarWinds
13 13 (3.49%) AppSense
14 12 (3.22%) Reuters
14 12 (3.22%) Bloomberg
14 12 (3.22%) EMC
14 12 (3.22%) Avaya
15 11 (2.95%) CheckPoint
15 11 (2.95%) Mitel
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
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City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £275 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £27.00 - £32.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £340 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £180.00 - £200.00 per day + Please quote a daily rate
Posted: 9 days ago