The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Blackberry Enterprise Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackberry Enterprise Server over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Research In Motion Blackberry Enterprise Server (BES)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 52 81 -
Rank change year-on-year +29 -  
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.19% 0.31% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.37% 1.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £270 £230
% change year-on-year -25.92% +17.39%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £18.68 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.28% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.38 £13.25
% change year-on-year -0.76% +23.58%  

Blackberry Enterprise Server is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 73 212 124
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 13.59% 21.83% 15.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 116 57
Median daily rate £360 £425 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.29% +6.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £263 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £478 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 13
Median hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.50% -27.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £34.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year -2.85% +8.89%  

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Blackberry Enterprise Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry Enterprise Server in Cheshire

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry Enterprise Server in Cheshire

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry Enterprise Server in Cheshire

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +9 1 - -
Blackberry Enterprise Server
North West

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Blackberry Enterprise Server.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (66.67%) IronPort
2 2 (66.67%) Trend Micro
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Migration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Migration Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365 Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365 Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCDST
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) IronPort
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) Trend Micro
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix