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 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Research In Motion Blackberry Enterprise Server (BES)
Rank 406 338 364
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +26
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 218 273 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.52% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.05% 2.90% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 182 105
Average daily rate
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£225 £250 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £175 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £423 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 £250 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 32 53
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.90 £26.80 £21.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-13.88% +19.00%

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
10609 9427 9888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.22% 17.94% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6598 5710 5589
Average daily rate £383 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £509 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 362 373 487
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -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 21 October 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server within the UK over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Blackberry Enterprise Server Hourly Rate Histogram 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 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -76 207 £225 -10.00% 51
London -54 122 £225 -10.00% 30
South East -14 43 £225 -28.00% 8
City of London +13 33 £284 -12.50% 5
Buckinghamshire +3 15 £350 +94.44% 1
Yorkshire -3 13 £275 -29.03% 2
Berkshire +17 12 £225 -11.41% 2
West Yorkshire -2 10 - - 2
Leeds +3 9 - -
Milton Keynes -3 9 £350 -
North West -18 9 £143 -36.66% 3
South West -39 8 £235 +17.50% 3
Scotland -9 7 £178 -13.93% 1
Edinburgh +3 6 £178 - 1
Hampshire -12 6 £175 -22.22%
Bracknell - 6 £269 -
East Midlands +3 5 - -
Manchester -4 5 £143 - 2
East of England -16 5 £320 -17.41% 3
Cheshire -2 4 - - 1
West Midlands -19 4 - - 2
Cambridgeshire - 4 £250 -
Gloucestershire - 4 - -
Kent 0 3 £160 - 2
Surrey -7 3 - - 1
Birmingham -10 3 - -
Bristol -24 3 £243 - 1
Cambridge - 3 £175 -
Reading - 3 £198 -
South Yorkshire +5 2 £275 +129.16%

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 335 (79.95%) Windows
2 322 (76.85%) Blackberry
3 305 (72.79%) Active Directory
4 233 (55.61%) MS Exchange
5 228 (54.42%) Microsoft
6 151 (36.04%) Windows 7
7 150 (35.80%) MS Office
8 138 (32.94%) Citrix
9 130 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
10 117 (27.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 115 (27.45%) ITIL
12 111 (26.49%) VMware
13 109 (26.01%) Windows Server 2003
14 98 (23.39%) MS Excel
15 97 (23.15%) Windows XP
16 73 (17.42%) Cisco
17 70 (16.71%) Symantec
17 70 (16.71%) Finance
18 65 (15.51%) VMware Infrastructure
18 65 (15.51%) Exchange Server 2007
19 64 (15.27%) Firewall
19 64 (15.27%) WAN
20 62 (14.80%) LAN
21 60 (14.32%) SAN
22 58 (13.84%) DNS
23 57 (13.60%) Microsoft Certification
24 56 (13.37%) SLA
25 51 (12.17%) VPN
26 49 (11.69%) SCCM
27 48 (11.46%) Lync

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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
1 233 (55.61%) MS Exchange
2 130 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 65 (15.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 48 (11.46%) Lync
5 45 (10.74%) Exchange Server 2003
6 41 (9.79%) SharePoint
7 40 (9.55%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (4.53%) IBM Notes
9 16 (3.82%) Lotus Domino
10 15 (3.58%) IIS
11 11 (2.63%) WorkSite
12 10 (2.39%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (2.15%) Office Communications Server
14 8 (1.91%) Live Communications Server
15 7 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2000
16 6 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
17 1 (0.24%) Quickr
17 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
17 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 5.5
17 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 150 (35.80%) MS Office
2 98 (23.39%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (1.43%) assyst
2 3 (0.72%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.24%) Khalix
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.21%) Office 365
2 7 (1.67%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 64 (15.27%) WAN
1 64 (15.27%) Firewall
2 62 (14.80%) LAN
3 60 (14.32%) SAN
4 58 (13.84%) DNS
5 51 (12.17%) VPN
6 44 (10.50%) DHCP
7 33 (7.88%) TCP/IP
8 28 (6.68%) MPLS
8 28 (6.68%) DSL
9 25 (5.97%) BIG-IP
10 22 (5.25%) Wireless
10 22 (5.25%) NAS
11 20 (4.77%) VoIP
12 19 (4.53%) Internet
13 16 (3.82%) SMTP
14 14 (3.34%) Cisco IOS
15 10 (2.39%) Unified Communications
16 8 (1.91%) Wi-Fi
17 7 (1.67%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.30%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.24%) MSI
2 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
General
1 70 (16.71%) Finance
2 28 (6.68%) Legal
3 24 (5.73%) Law
4 19 (4.53%) Banking
5 13 (3.10%) Financial Institution
6 10 (2.39%) Front Office
7 8 (1.91%) Publishing
8 6 (1.43%) Back Office
9 5 (1.19%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.19%) Local Government
10 4 (0.95%) Dutch Language
11 3 (0.72%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.48%) Advertising
12 2 (0.48%) Games
12 2 (0.48%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.24%) German Language
13 1 (0.24%) Marketing
13 1 (0.24%) Electronics
13 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 155 (36.99%) Analyst
2 57 (13.60%) Support Engineer
3 56 (13.37%) Service Analyst
4 55 (13.13%) Support Analyst
5 54 (12.89%) Service Desk Analyst
6 44 (10.50%) Desktop Support
7 41 (9.79%) 2nd Line Support
8 34 (8.11%) Administrator
9 26 (6.21%) 3rd Line Support
10 21 (5.01%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 20 (4.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 20 (4.77%) Messaging Engineer
12 18 (4.30%) Technical Analyst
13 17 (4.06%) Operations Analyst
14 16 (3.82%) Desktop Analyst
14 16 (3.82%) IT Support
15 15 (3.58%) Desktop Support Analyst
16 13 (3.10%) Systems Administrator
17 12 (2.86%) Consultant
17 12 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.48%) MSMQ
1 2 (0.48%) J2ME
1 2 (0.48%) .NET
1 2 (0.48%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.24%) ODBC
2 1 (0.24%) Middleware
2 1 (0.24%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 322 (76.85%) Blackberry
2 28 (6.68%) Handset
3 27 (6.44%) Thin Client
3 27 (6.44%) Fat Client
4 21 (5.01%) iPad
4 21 (5.01%) Clustering
5 18 (4.30%) Replication
6 17 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (3.82%) iPhone
7 16 (3.82%) Video Conferencing
8 14 (3.34%) Hedge funds
9 12 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
10 7 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.43%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.43%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.19%) EqualLogic
12 5 (1.19%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.72%) Mobile Computing
13 3 (0.72%) CESG
13 3 (0.72%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 335 (79.95%) Windows
2 151 (36.04%) Windows 7
3 117 (27.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 109 (26.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 97 (23.15%) Windows XP
6 37 (8.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (5.25%) Windows 8
8 19 (4.53%) Android
9 17 (4.06%) Apple iOS
10 16 (3.82%) Linux
11 15 (3.58%) Windows Vista
11 15 (3.58%) Windows 2000 Server
12 13 (3.10%) UNIX
13 10 (2.39%) Mac OS X
13 10 (2.39%) Windows 2000
14 9 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (1.91%) Windows Mobile
16 6 (1.43%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.72%) Windows NT
18 2 (0.48%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (27.45%) ITIL
2 44 (10.50%) Service Management
3 39 (9.31%) Migration
4 30 (7.16%) Problem Management
4 30 (7.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 23 (5.49%) ITSM
5 23 (5.49%) Performance Management
6 22 (5.25%) Change Management
7 20 (4.77%) Mobile Device Management
8 17 (4.06%) Incident Management
9 16 (3.82%) Asset Management
9 16 (3.82%) Business Continuity
10 13 (3.10%) Kalman Filter
11 12 (2.86%) Time Management
11 12 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
11 12 (2.86%) BCP
12 11 (2.63%) Document Management
12 11 (2.63%) Business Continuity Planning
13 10 (2.39%) Root Cause Analysis
14 9 (2.15%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 45 (10.74%) PowerShell
2 38 (9.07%) SQL
3 7 (1.67%) VB
4 5 (1.19%) Perl
4 5 (1.19%) VBScript
5 4 (0.95%) Shell Script
5 4 (0.95%) Bash Shell
6 3 (0.72%) C
6 3 (0.72%) Java
7 1 (0.24%) Python
Qualifications
1 57 (13.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (8.11%) Security Cleared
3 29 (6.92%) MCSE
4 26 (6.21%) SC Cleared
5 16 (3.82%) MOS
6 15 (3.58%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (3.10%) MCP
8 12 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (2.86%) CCNA
9 11 (2.63%) MCSA
9 11 (2.63%) MCITP
10 9 (2.15%) DV Cleared
10 9 (2.15%) MCDST
11 6 (1.43%) Degree
12 5 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (0.95%) CCA
13 4 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (0.72%) PMI Certification
15 2 (0.48%) APMP
15 2 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (13.37%) SLA
2 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 305 (72.79%) Active Directory
2 65 (15.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (8.59%) Hyper-V
4 34 (8.11%) XenApp
5 27 (6.44%) Xen
6 25 (5.97%) NLBS
7 20 (4.77%) vSphere
8 19 (4.53%) VMware ESX
9 17 (4.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 13 (3.10%) Terminal Services
11 10 (2.39%) Terminal Server
12 9 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
13 8 (1.91%) ISA Server
14 7 (1.67%) UAG
15 6 (1.43%) XenDesktop
16 5 (1.19%) DFS Replication
17 4 (0.95%) VMware Server
17 4 (0.95%) XenServer
18 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 2 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 49 (11.69%) SCCM
2 32 (7.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 28 (6.68%) WSUS
4 20 (4.77%) Backup Exec
5 15 (3.58%) Norton AntiVirus
6 13 (3.10%) ARCserve
7 12 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 12 (2.86%) SCOM
8 9 (2.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 8 (1.91%) MIMEsweeper
10 6 (1.43%) McAfee ePO
11 5 (1.19%) BladeLogic
11 5 (1.19%) NetBackup
12 4 (0.95%) MOM
12 4 (0.95%) FortiGate
13 3 (0.72%) HP SIM
13 3 (0.72%) Nagios
13 3 (0.72%) HP Data Protector
13 3 (0.72%) WhatsUp Gold
14 2 (0.48%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 228 (54.42%) Microsoft
2 138 (32.94%) Citrix
3 111 (26.49%) VMware
4 73 (17.42%) Cisco
5 70 (16.71%) Symantec
6 36 (8.59%) CheckPoint
7 35 (8.35%) HP
8 26 (6.21%) Remedy
9 25 (5.97%) MobileIron
10 24 (5.73%) Apple
11 22 (5.25%) NetApp
12 21 (5.01%) McAfee
13 20 (4.77%) Lotus
14 18 (4.30%) Dell
15 16 (3.82%) SolarWinds
16 15 (3.58%) Google
17 13 (3.10%) Bloomberg
18 12 (2.86%) Reuters
18 12 (2.86%) Websense
18 12 (2.86%) EMC
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