Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 726 716 670
Rank change year-on-year -10 -46 -117
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 123 132 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.78% 0.86% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 61 113
England median daily rate £225 £145 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.17% -47.27% -14.06%
10th Percentile £143 £113 £128
90th Percentile £400 £488 £475
UK median daily rate £225 £148 £275
% change year-on-year +52.54% -46.36% -14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 24 33
England median hourly rate £19.25 £17.31 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.24% +8.16% +10.34%
10th Percentile £15.25 £10.08 £11.00
90th Percentile £185.00 £20.93 £20.00
UK median hourly rate £19.25 £17.31 £16.00
% change year-on-year +11.24% +8.16% +10.34%

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 15,824 15,375 18,401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.79% 16.83% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,430 10,114 12,156
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £256
90th Percentile £631 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £420
% change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 384 478
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.71 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.84% +3.53% +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.90
90th Percentile £50.95 £48.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £21.38 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.88% - +1.27%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -13 67 £180 +23.08% 5
South West +3 18 £225 +34.33% 2
South East +1 18 £388 +167.24%
North of England -47 8 £173 -37.27% 3
Midlands -35 7 £120 -4.00% 1
North West -30 6 £173 -1.43% 2
West Midlands -32 6 £120 +6.67% 1
East of England -6 5 £380 +192.31% 1
Yorkshire -24 2 - -
Blackberry Enterprise Server
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 92 (74.80%) Windows
2 84 (68.29%) Blackberry
3 79 (64.23%) Active Directory
4 50 (40.65%) Finance
5 44 (35.77%) Windows 7
6 43 (34.96%) Microsoft
7 41 (33.33%) DNS
8 39 (31.71%) Service Management
9 38 (30.89%) ITIL
10 36 (29.27%) MS Exchange
10 36 (29.27%) BCP
11 33 (26.83%) Virtual Desktop
12 30 (24.39%) Law
13 29 (23.58%) Exchange Server 2010
14 26 (21.14%) SCCM
14 26 (21.14%) Sony
15 23 (18.70%) Bloomberg
15 23 (18.70%) Citrix
15 23 (18.70%) Office 365
16 22 (17.89%) PowerShell
17 21 (17.07%) Reuters
18 19 (15.45%) Problem-Solving
19 18 (14.63%) Security Cleared
20 17 (13.82%) Exchange Server 2007
21 16 (13.01%) Android
21 16 (13.01%) iPhone
21 16 (13.01%) HP
22 15 (12.20%) Front Office
23 14 (11.38%) Fixed Income
23 14 (11.38%) SharePoint

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 36 (29.27%) MS Exchange
2 29 (23.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (13.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (11.38%) SharePoint
5 13 (10.57%) Skype for Business
6 11 (8.94%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (4.88%) CMS
7 6 (4.88%) Drupal
8 3 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.81%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.81%) IIS
9 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (11.38%) Eikon
2 3 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (18.70%) Office 365
2 11 (8.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.07%) iTunes
4 2 (1.63%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 41 (33.33%) DNS
2 10 (8.13%) LAN
2 10 (8.13%) Skype
3 8 (6.50%) VPN
4 7 (5.69%) WAN
5 6 (4.88%) DHCP
6 5 (4.07%) Internet
7 4 (3.25%) SAN
7 4 (3.25%) VoIP
8 2 (1.63%) Intranet
8 2 (1.63%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (1.63%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.81%) Broadband
9 1 (0.81%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (4.88%) Selenium
1 6 (4.88%) SoapUI
1 6 (4.88%) WebDriver
General
1 50 (40.65%) Finance
2 30 (24.39%) Law
3 15 (12.20%) Front Office
4 12 (9.76%) Back Office
5 6 (4.88%) Banking
6 4 (3.25%) Legal
6 4 (3.25%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.63%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.63%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.63%) Publishing
8 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (19.51%) Analyst
2 21 (17.07%) Support Engineer
3 12 (9.76%) Desktop Support
4 11 (8.94%) Migration Engineer
5 10 (8.13%) Service Desk Support
6 9 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (7.32%) Service Analyst
6 9 (7.32%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (7.32%) Service Desk Specialist
6 9 (7.32%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 9 (7.32%) Support Analyst
7 8 (6.50%) SharePoint Analyst
8 7 (5.69%) Desktop Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
9 6 (4.88%) Back Office Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) IT Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) Software Tester
9 6 (4.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.88%) HTML
2 2 (1.63%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 84 (68.29%) Blackberry
2 16 (13.01%) iPhone
3 14 (11.38%) Fixed Income
4 8 (6.50%) Data Centre
5 7 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.88%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.07%) Fat Client
7 5 (4.07%) Smartphone
7 5 (4.07%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.63%) Clustering
8 2 (1.63%) Equities
8 2 (1.63%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.63%) Replication
9 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.81%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.81%) PKI
9 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 92 (74.80%) Windows
2 44 (35.77%) Windows 7
3 16 (13.01%) Android
4 14 (11.38%) Windows Server
5 13 (10.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (8.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (7.32%) Linux
7 9 (7.32%) Windows 10
8 7 (5.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 6 (4.88%) Windows XP
10 5 (4.07%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (3.25%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (31.71%) Service Management
2 38 (30.89%) ITIL
3 36 (29.27%) BCP
4 19 (15.45%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (11.38%) Time Management
6 12 (9.76%) Migration
7 11 (8.94%) Change Management
7 11 (8.94%) Presales
8 10 (8.13%) Mentoring
9 7 (5.69%) Change Control
9 7 (5.69%) Content Management
9 7 (5.69%) ITIL V3
10 6 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (4.88%) API Testing
10 6 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.88%) Incident Management
10 6 (4.88%) SDLC
10 6 (4.88%) Test Automation
10 6 (4.88%) Test Scripting
10 6 (4.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.89%) PowerShell
2 11 (8.94%) VBScript
3 5 (4.07%) VB
4 4 (3.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (14.63%) Security Cleared
2 14 (11.38%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (4.88%) ISEB
4 6 (4.88%) MCSE
5 4 (3.25%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.63%) CCA
7 2 (1.63%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.63%) MCITP
7 2 (1.63%) MCP
7 2 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.81%) Degree
8 1 (0.81%) EMCISA
8 1 (0.81%) EMCSA
8 1 (0.81%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.76%) SLA
2 6 (4.88%) QA
2 6 (4.88%) WCAG
3 1 (0.81%) COBIT
3 1 (0.81%) GDPR
3 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 79 (64.23%) Active Directory
2 33 (26.83%) Virtual Desktop
3 10 (8.13%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (4.07%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (3.25%) vSphere
6 4 (3.25%) XenApp
7 3 (2.44%) BitLocker
7 3 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.63%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (1.63%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.63%) XenServer
9 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.81%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 26 (21.14%) SCCM
2 12 (9.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 10 (8.13%) SafeCom
4 7 (5.69%) WSUS
4 7 (5.69%) ZENworks
5 6 (4.88%) WMI
6 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (3.25%) SCOM
7 3 (2.44%) MAILsweeper
8 2 (1.63%) HP SIM
8 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (1.63%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.63%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.81%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.81%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.81%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 43 (34.96%) Microsoft
2 26 (21.14%) Sony
3 23 (18.70%) Bloomberg
3 23 (18.70%) Citrix
4 21 (17.07%) Reuters
5 16 (13.01%) HP
6 14 (11.38%) FactSet
6 14 (11.38%) Speakerbus
6 14 (11.38%) Wallstreet Suite
7 12 (9.76%) MobileIron
8 11 (8.94%) Apple
9 9 (7.32%) ServiceNow
9 9 (7.32%) VMware
10 7 (5.69%) Micro Focus
10 7 (5.69%) Novell
10 7 (5.69%) Oracle
11 6 (4.88%) Clearswift
12 5 (4.07%) Cisco
12 5 (4.07%) Proofpoint
12 5 (4.07%) Wyse