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 28 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.

Research In Motion Blackberry Enterprise Server (BES)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 85 84
Rank change year-on-year +16 -1  
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 2 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.53% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.68% 2.53% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Median daily rate £110 £343 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -67.88% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £270 £230
% change year-on-year -25.92% +17.39%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.38 £13.75
% change year-on-year -0.76% +19.09%  

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 119 316 235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 13.11% 20.80% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 182 129
Median daily rate £375 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

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 28 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Blackberry Enterprise Server.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) CA
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Law
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) SCOM

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) WinDbg
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) IT Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (40.00%) BitLocker
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
1 3 (60.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (60.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) CA
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Symantec
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Mitel
2 2 (40.00%) Varonis
2 2 (40.00%) VMware