Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 23 July 2018 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)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 760 684 642
Rank change year-on-year -76 -42 -94
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 101 136 235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.64% 0.91% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 77 121
England median daily rate £175 £185 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.41% -26.00% -20.63%
10th Percentile £118 £113 £120
90th Percentile £463 £488 £488
UK median daily rate £165 £190 £259
% change year-on-year -13.16% -26.57% -17.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 19 30
England median hourly rate £18.88 £16.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.97% +4.92% +1.67%
10th Percentile £15.25 £9.25 £11.20
90th Percentile £39.65 £19.45 £21.63
UK median hourly rate £18.88 £16.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year +17.97% +4.92% +1.67%

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

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15,689 14,882 18,158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.66% 16.99% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,408 9,639 12,034
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +8.97%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £255
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £420
% change year-on-year +4.65% +2.38% +8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 372 424
England median hourly rate £20.50 £19.99 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.58% -0.08% +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.70 £52.50 £46.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £20.39
% change year-on-year +2.56% -4.36% +7.32%

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Blackberry Enterprise Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry Enterprise Server in England

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry Enterprise Server in England

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server in England over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Blackberry Enterprise Server in England

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry Enterprise Server in England

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server in England over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Blackberry Enterprise Server in England

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 23 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -43 57 £178 +2.90% 6
South West +10 12 £225 -55.00% 1
North of England -27 11 £165 -45.00%
Midlands -34 11 £120 -4.00% 1
North West -35 9 £165 -40.00%
West Midlands -39 7 £110 -63.36% 1
East of England -6 5 £475 +137.50%
South East -10 5 £148 -26.25%
East Midlands -1 3 £125 -
Yorkshire -26 2 - -
Blackberry Enterprise Server
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Blackberry Enterprise Server.

1 82 (81.19%) Blackberry
2 78 (77.23%) Windows
3 65 (64.36%) Active Directory
4 44 (43.56%) Microsoft
5 43 (42.57%) Windows 7
6 33 (32.67%) Finance
7 29 (28.71%) Law
8 27 (26.73%) Microsoft Office
9 23 (22.77%) Problem-Solving
10 22 (21.78%) Citrix
11 21 (20.79%) ITIL
12 20 (19.80%) Apple
12 20 (19.80%) Legal
13 19 (18.81%) MS Exchange
14 18 (17.82%) Android
14 18 (17.82%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (16.83%) SCCM
15 17 (16.83%) Office 365
15 17 (16.83%) HP
15 17 (16.83%) DNS
16 15 (14.85%) Time Management
17 14 (13.86%) Windows 10
18 13 (12.87%) Service Management
19 12 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2010
20 11 (10.89%) Microsoft Azure
21 10 (9.90%) PowerShell
21 10 (9.90%) VBScript
21 10 (9.90%) Linux
21 10 (9.90%) Windows Server
22 9 (8.91%) Windows XP

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 19 (18.81%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (6.93%) CMS
4 6 (5.94%) Skype for Business
5 5 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (4.95%) IBM Notes
5 5 (4.95%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.96%) Drupal
7 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.97%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 27 (26.73%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Eikon
1 2 (1.98%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.99%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.83%) Office 365
2 11 (10.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.96%) iTunes
5 2 (1.98%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.83%) DNS
2 9 (8.91%) Skype
3 8 (7.92%) DHCP
3 8 (7.92%) LAN
4 6 (5.94%) VPN
4 6 (5.94%) WAN
5 5 (4.95%) Internet
5 5 (4.95%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.96%) Intranet
7 3 (2.97%) SAN
7 3 (2.97%) VoIP
8 2 (1.98%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.99%) Broadband
9 1 (0.99%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.99%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.98%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.98%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Selenium
1 4 (3.96%) SoapUI
1 4 (3.96%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (32.67%) Finance
2 29 (28.71%) Law
3 20 (19.80%) Legal
4 5 (4.95%) Banking
5 4 (3.96%) Back Office
6 3 (2.97%) Front Office
6 3 (2.97%) Retail
7 2 (1.98%) Publishing
8 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.99%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (26.73%) Support Engineer
2 26 (25.74%) Desktop Support
3 20 (19.80%) Analyst
4 16 (15.84%) 2nd Line Support
5 13 (12.87%) Desktop Engineer
5 13 (12.87%) Service Analyst
5 13 (12.87%) Service Desk Analyst
6 11 (10.89%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 11 (10.89%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 10 (9.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 9 (8.91%) Deskside Engineer
8 9 (8.91%) Deskside Support
8 9 (8.91%) Deskside Support Engineer
8 9 (8.91%) IT Engineer
9 8 (7.92%) Service Desk Support
10 7 (6.93%) IT Support
10 7 (6.93%) Service Desk Support Analyst
10 7 (6.93%) Support Analyst
11 6 (5.94%) IT Support Engineer
12 5 (4.95%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.96%) HTML
2 2 (1.98%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 82 (81.19%) Blackberry
2 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.93%) Fat Client
2 7 (6.93%) iPhone
2 7 (6.93%) Thin Client
3 6 (5.94%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.95%) Smartphone
5 4 (3.96%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (1.98%) AS400
6 2 (1.98%) Clustering
6 2 (1.98%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.98%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.98%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.99%) CMDB
7 1 (0.99%) Equities
7 1 (0.99%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.99%) iPad
7 1 (0.99%) PKI
7 1 (0.99%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 78 (77.23%) Windows
2 43 (42.57%) Windows 7
3 18 (17.82%) Android
3 18 (17.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (13.86%) Windows 10
5 10 (9.90%) Linux
5 10 (9.90%) Windows Server
6 9 (8.91%) Windows XP
7 8 (7.92%) Mac OS
8 6 (5.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (4.95%) Apple iOS
10 4 (3.96%) Windows 8
10 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.77%) Problem-Solving
2 21 (20.79%) ITIL
3 15 (14.85%) Time Management
4 13 (12.87%) Service Management
5 8 (7.92%) BCP
5 8 (7.92%) Process Improvement
5 8 (7.92%) Virtual Environments
6 7 (6.93%) Service Delivery
7 6 (5.94%) Migration
8 5 (4.95%) Incident Management
8 5 (4.95%) Supplier Management
9 4 (3.96%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.96%) Change Control
9 4 (3.96%) Configuration Management
9 4 (3.96%) Content Management
9 4 (3.96%) Integration Testing
9 4 (3.96%) Network Load Balancing
9 4 (3.96%) Test Automation
9 4 (3.96%) Test Scripting
9 4 (3.96%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.90%) PowerShell
1 10 (9.90%) VBScript
2 3 (2.97%) SQL
2 3 (2.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.94%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.96%) ISEB
3 4 (3.96%) MCSE
4 3 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.98%) CCA
5 2 (1.98%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (1.98%) MCITP
6 1 (0.99%) Degree
6 1 (0.99%) EMCISA
6 1 (0.99%) EMCSA
6 1 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.99%) MCDST
6 1 (0.99%) MOS
6 1 (0.99%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.99%) PMP
6 1 (0.99%) VCP5
6 1 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.91%) SLA
2 4 (3.96%) QA
2 4 (3.96%) WCAG
3 1 (0.99%) COBIT
3 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 65 (64.36%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.92%) Virtual Desktop
3 7 (6.93%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.95%) XenApp
4 5 (4.95%) XenDesktop
5 4 (3.96%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.98%) BitLocker
6 2 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.98%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.98%) vSphere
6 2 (1.98%) XenServer
7 1 (0.99%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.99%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (16.83%) SCCM
2 7 (6.93%) WSUS
3 6 (5.94%) ZENworks
4 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (3.96%) SafeCom
5 4 (3.96%) SCOM
5 4 (3.96%) WMI
6 3 (2.97%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.98%) HP SIM
7 2 (1.98%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.98%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.98%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.99%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.99%) MaaS360
8 1 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 44 (43.56%) Microsoft
2 22 (21.78%) Citrix
3 20 (19.80%) Apple
4 17 (16.83%) HP
5 8 (7.92%) Cisco
6 7 (6.93%) Ivanti
6 7 (6.93%) Sony
6 7 (6.93%) VMware
7 6 (5.94%) iManage
7 6 (5.94%) Micro Focus
7 6 (5.94%) MobileIron
7 6 (5.94%) Novell
8 5 (4.95%) Lotus
8 5 (4.95%) Remedy
8 5 (4.95%) Wyse
9 4 (3.96%) Avaya
9 4 (3.96%) Clearswift
9 4 (3.96%) NetApp
9 4 (3.96%) Reuters
9 4 (3.96%) ServiceNow