The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 23 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)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 147 136
Rank change year-on-year +42 -11  
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 11 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.51% 0.27% 0.098%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.24% 1.27% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 1
Median daily rate £221 £300 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.33% +114.28%  
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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 339 631 549
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 15.64% 21.48% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 341 276
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £238 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.69% +11.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 12
Median hourly rate £18.00 £36.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +157.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.29 £14.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.60 £42.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +9.52%  

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry Enterprise Server in Scotland

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry Enterprise Server in Scotland

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Glasgow - 8 £232 -
Edinburgh +15 2 £108 -62.93%
Blackberry Enterprise Server
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Blackberry Enterprise Server.

1 9 (69.23%) CMS
1 9 (69.23%) Avaya
1 9 (69.23%) Apple
1 9 (69.23%) MPLS
2 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
2 8 (61.54%) Polycom
3 5 (38.46%) Blackberry
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 4 (30.77%) BitLocker
4 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
5 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (23.08%) Mitel
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
6 2 (15.38%) ITSM
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 9 (69.23%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) MPLS
2 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
General
1 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Telecoms Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Service Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) IT Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
6 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
1 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL
1 2 (15.38%) ITSM
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
1 4 (30.77%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Apple
1 9 (69.23%) Avaya
2 8 (61.54%) Polycom
3 3 (23.08%) Mitel
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft