The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 27 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 West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 137 139
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.75% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £135 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -40.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £221 £210 £303
% change year-on-year +5.00% -30.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.22 £13.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year +3.38% -8.33%  

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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 398 535 510
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 14.57% 17.95% 16.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 378 349
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 15 32
Median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +110.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £27.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.76% +23.80%  

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

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

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 West region with a requirement for Blackberry Enterprise Server.

1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) X-Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) AS400
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Public Sector Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Server Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Server Support
1 1 (33.33%) Server Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) BCP
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee