The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 25 June 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.

Research In Motion Blackberry Enterprise Server (BES)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 93 86
Rank change year-on-year +13 -7  
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.17% 0.23% 0.070%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.14% 1.11% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £108 £290 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -62.93% +107.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £232 £210 £300
% change year-on-year +10.23% -30.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.22 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +5.29% -10.00%  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 176 270 241
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 14.79% 20.38% 16.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 146 115
Median daily rate £400 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £15.86 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.16% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry Enterprise Server in Edinburgh

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry Enterprise Server in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Blackberry Enterprise Server.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (100.00%) BitLocker
2 3 (75.00%) Mitel
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Mitel
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft