The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 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)
England / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 246 260 257
Rank change year-on-year +14 -3  
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 4 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.051% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.30% 0.68% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 8
Median daily rate £375 £150 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -31.81%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £221 £210 £299
% change year-on-year +5.23% -29.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £18.26 £14.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.42% -13.25%  
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 the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1315 1612 1560
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 16.93% 17.87% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 770 1027 950
Median daily rate £410 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.52% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 52 56
Median hourly rate £15.78 £15.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -32.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14%  

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry Enterprise Server in the South East

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry Enterprise Server in the South East

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 22 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
Berkshire +17 2 £375 -
Hampshire +10 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -14 1 £375 -
Blackberry Enterprise Server
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for Blackberry Enterprise Server.

1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) Blackberry
3 9 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (50.00%) Citrix
5 6 (50.00%) ITIL
5 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
6 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (41.67%) Change Management
6 5 (41.67%) Office 365
6 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
7 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
7 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
8 3 (25.00%) Firewall
8 3 (25.00%) VMware
8 3 (25.00%) Presales
9 2 (16.67%) Server Hardening
9 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
9 2 (16.67%) iPad

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
5 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
6 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (8.33%) IBM Domino
6 1 (8.33%) Quickr
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) NAS
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) SMTP
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Messaging Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Messaging Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) Domino Support
3 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Messaging Support
3 1 (8.33%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (16.67%) CESG
2 2 (16.67%) iPad
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (8.33%) Handset
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Unix
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (25.00%) Presales
4 2 (16.67%) Cryptography
4 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Server Hardening
4 2 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) High Availability
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Server Building
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) MCDST
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (8.33%) Terminal Server
3 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) PowerCLI
1 1 (8.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) IronPort
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
Guildford, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Rate: £140 - £150 per day
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