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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Research In Motion Blackberry Enterprise Server (BES)
Rank 420 333 350
Rank change year-on-year
-87 +17
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 182 268 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.51% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.80% 2.98% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 159 123
Average daily rate
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£214 £225 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.88% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £380 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £195 £250 £288
% change year-on-year
-22.00% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 39 42
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £25.15 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £15.58
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.35%

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
10124 9002 10034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.98% 17.16% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5950 5229 5718
Average daily rate £375 £370 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 426 374 473
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 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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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 -91 162 £240 - 47
London -42 91 £269 +24.42% 21
South East -5 33 £163 -52.20% 10
City of London +12 27 £263 -19.23% 12
Yorkshire +12 16 £275 +57.14% 3
Scotland -14 15 £203 +15.71% 3
Edinburgh -5 14 £203 +90.14% 1
East Midlands -5 11 - -
Buckinghamshire +1 9 - - 3
West Yorkshire +10 8 - - 3
Hampshire -2 8 £288 - 2
Milton Keynes +7 7 - - 1
Surrey +1 7 £160 -48.80%
Leeds +11 6 - - 2
West Sussex -2 4 £125 -37.50% 3
South West -38 4 £210 +68.00% 2
Kent -3 3 £160 -
North West -20 3 - -
Basingstoke - 3 £419 - 1
Littlehampton - 3 - -
South Yorkshire 0 2 £275 +57.14%
Cheshire -10 2 - -
West Midlands -20 2 £200 -32.20% 2
East of England -28 2 £320 -24.70% 4
Sheffield - 2 £275 -
Reading +5 1 - - 1
Lincolnshire -1 1 - -
Berkshire -6 1 - - 2
Birmingham -9 1 - - 1
Manchester -12 1 - -

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

1 329 (81.03%) Windows
2 320 (78.82%) Blackberry
3 298 (73.40%) Active Directory
4 235 (57.88%) MS Exchange
5 209 (51.48%) Microsoft
6 162 (39.90%) MS Office
7 145 (35.71%) Windows 7
8 135 (33.25%) Citrix
9 125 (30.79%) ITIL
10 122 (30.05%) Exchange Server 2010
11 119 (29.31%) Windows XP
12 111 (27.34%) VMware
13 104 (25.62%) Windows Server 2008
14 98 (24.14%) MS Excel
15 95 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
16 76 (18.72%) Symantec
17 72 (17.73%) Cisco
17 72 (17.73%) VMware Infrastructure
18 71 (17.49%) Finance
19 61 (15.02%) Microsoft Certification
20 57 (14.04%) DNS
21 55 (13.55%) LAN
21 55 (13.55%) Firewall
22 54 (13.30%) Exchange Server 2007
23 52 (12.81%) WAN
24 47 (11.58%) VPN
24 47 (11.58%) Service Management
25 44 (10.84%) SharePoint
25 44 (10.84%) SAN
26 43 (10.59%) TCP/IP

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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
1 235 (57.88%) MS Exchange
2 122 (30.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 54 (13.30%) Exchange Server 2007
4 44 (10.84%) SharePoint
5 36 (8.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 33 (8.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 26 (6.40%) Lync
8 15 (3.69%) IBM Notes
9 12 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2000
10 10 (2.46%) IIS
11 9 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (1.72%) Lotus Domino
13 5 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
15 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.49%) WorkSite
16 1 (0.25%) CMS
16 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 162 (39.90%) MS Office
2 98 (24.14%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.48%) assyst
2 3 (0.74%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.25%) Khalix
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.94%) Office 365
2 2 (0.49%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 57 (14.04%) DNS
2 55 (13.55%) LAN
2 55 (13.55%) Firewall
3 52 (12.81%) WAN
4 47 (11.58%) VPN
5 44 (10.84%) SAN
6 43 (10.59%) TCP/IP
7 42 (10.34%) DHCP
8 26 (6.40%) VoIP
9 22 (5.42%) MPLS
10 21 (5.17%) DSL
11 20 (4.93%) BIG-IP
12 18 (4.43%) Internet
13 16 (3.94%) SMTP
14 14 (3.45%) Wireless
14 14 (3.45%) NAS
15 12 (2.96%) Cisco IOS
16 11 (2.71%) Wi-Fi
17 10 (2.46%) IP Telephony
18 7 (1.72%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (0.99%) MSI
2 3 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.25%) JIRA
3 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
General
1 71 (17.49%) Finance
2 29 (7.14%) Legal
3 24 (5.91%) Banking
4 21 (5.17%) Law
5 11 (2.71%) Front Office
6 10 (2.46%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.72%) Dutch Language
8 6 (1.48%) Advertising
9 5 (1.23%) Publishing
10 4 (0.99%) Back Office
11 3 (0.74%) Games
12 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.49%) Local Government
13 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 147 (36.21%) Analyst
2 62 (15.27%) Support Engineer
3 61 (15.02%) Support Analyst
4 56 (13.79%) Service Analyst
5 54 (13.30%) 2nd Line Support
5 54 (13.30%) Service Desk Analyst
6 48 (11.82%) Desktop Support
7 25 (6.16%) 3rd Line Support
8 22 (5.42%) Technical Analyst
9 21 (5.17%) Desktop Analyst
10 20 (4.93%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 19 (4.68%) Administrator
12 18 (4.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 17 (4.19%) Messaging Engineer
13 17 (4.19%) IT Support
14 16 (3.94%) 1st Line Support
14 16 (3.94%) Consultant
14 16 (3.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 15 (3.69%) Systems Administrator
15 15 (3.69%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.48%) Application Packaging
2 3 (0.74%) Middleware
3 2 (0.49%) J2ME
4 1 (0.25%) ODBC
4 1 (0.25%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 320 (78.82%) Blackberry
2 32 (7.88%) iPhone
2 32 (7.88%) iPad
3 28 (6.90%) Handset
4 23 (5.67%) Thin Client
4 23 (5.67%) Fat Client
5 18 (4.43%) Video Conferencing
5 18 (4.43%) Clustering
6 15 (3.69%) Replication
7 12 (2.96%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.96%) Hedge funds
8 9 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (1.23%) EqualLogic
10 4 (0.99%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.99%) CESG
10 4 (0.99%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.74%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.74%) Mobile Computing
12 2 (0.49%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 329 (81.03%) Windows
2 145 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 119 (29.31%) Windows XP
4 104 (25.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 95 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (5.91%) Android
8 17 (4.19%) Apple iOS
9 16 (3.94%) Windows 2000 Server
9 16 (3.94%) Windows Vista
10 15 (3.69%) Linux
11 13 (3.20%) Windows 8
12 11 (2.71%) Mac OS X
13 10 (2.46%) Windows Mobile
13 10 (2.46%) UNIX
14 6 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (1.23%) Ubuntu
15 5 (1.23%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.74%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (30.79%) ITIL
2 47 (11.58%) Service Management
3 33 (8.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 31 (7.64%) Problem Management
5 28 (6.90%) Mobile Device Management
5 28 (6.90%) Migration
6 20 (4.93%) ITSM
7 19 (4.68%) Asset Management
8 18 (4.43%) Performance Management
9 17 (4.19%) Change Control
9 17 (4.19%) Project Management
10 15 (3.69%) Document Management
11 13 (3.20%) Change Management
12 11 (2.71%) Business Continuity
12 11 (2.71%) Kalman Filter
13 10 (2.46%) BCP
14 9 (2.22%) Risk Management
14 9 (2.22%) Incident Management
15 8 (1.97%) Service Delivery
16 7 (1.72%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (8.87%) PowerShell
2 29 (7.14%) SQL
3 11 (2.71%) VB
4 8 (1.97%) Perl
5 5 (1.23%) VBScript
6 4 (0.99%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.74%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.49%) Java
9 1 (0.25%) C
9 1 (0.25%) C#
9 1 (0.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 61 (15.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (9.36%) Security Cleared
3 37 (9.11%) MCSE
4 31 (7.64%) SC Cleared
5 25 (6.16%) MCP
6 16 (3.94%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (3.45%) MCITP
7 14 (3.45%) Degree
8 13 (3.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (3.20%) MCDST
9 11 (2.71%) CCNA
10 10 (2.46%) MCSA
11 8 (1.97%) MOS
12 7 (1.72%) CCA
12 7 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (0.99%) MCTS
13 4 (0.99%) DV Cleared
14 3 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.74%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (10.34%) SLA
2 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 298 (73.40%) Active Directory
2 72 (17.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (10.10%) XenApp
4 29 (7.14%) vSphere
5 27 (6.65%) Hyper-V
6 22 (5.42%) VMware ESX
7 20 (4.93%) NLBS
8 17 (4.19%) Xen
8 17 (4.19%) Terminal Services
9 14 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 12 (2.96%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (1.97%) ISA Server
12 7 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (1.48%) XenServer
14 5 (1.23%) UAG
14 5 (1.23%) Terminal Server
14 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (0.74%) XenDesktop
15 3 (0.74%) DFS Replication
16 2 (0.49%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 38 (9.36%) SCCM
2 32 (7.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 25 (6.16%) Backup Exec
4 24 (5.91%) WSUS
5 22 (5.42%) Norton AntiVirus
6 18 (4.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 17 (4.19%) ARCserve
8 10 (2.46%) NetBackup
8 10 (2.46%) SCOM
9 8 (1.97%) MIMEsweeper
10 7 (1.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 5 (1.23%) MAILsweeper
11 5 (1.23%) MOM
12 4 (0.99%) HP SIM
12 4 (0.99%) FortiGate
13 3 (0.74%) WhatsUp Gold
14 2 (0.49%) HP Data Protector
14 2 (0.49%) Unicenter
14 2 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
14 2 (0.49%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 209 (51.48%) Microsoft
2 135 (33.25%) Citrix
3 111 (27.34%) VMware
4 76 (18.72%) Symantec
5 72 (17.73%) Cisco
6 38 (9.36%) HP
7 36 (8.87%) Apple
8 30 (7.39%) MobileIron
9 26 (6.40%) CheckPoint
10 24 (5.91%) Remedy
11 21 (5.17%) NetApp
12 18 (4.43%) McAfee
13 17 (4.19%) Altiris
13 17 (4.19%) Dell
14 16 (3.94%) Websense
15 15 (3.69%) Sophos
15 15 (3.69%) Lotus
16 14 (3.45%) RightFax
17 13 (3.20%) Bloomberg
18 11 (2.71%) Reuters
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