Period
to 8 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 8 August 2020 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
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 536 766 790
Rank change year-on-year +230 +24 -73
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 12 79 118
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.087% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.23% 0.56% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 42 46
Median daily rate £350 £225 £178
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.56% +26.76% +5.97%
10th Percentile £294 £143 £116
90th Percentile £390 £488 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate - £198 £165
% change year-on-year - +19.70% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.92 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.34% +8.65% +26.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £120.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +566.67% +26.63%

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 5,211 14,173 17,172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.80% 15.55% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,215 8,968 11,227
Median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +2.86%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £650 £633 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 322 395
Median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.95% +2.44% +7.89%
10th Percentile £12.81 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £46.01 £53.75 £52.15
Median hourly rate £20.06 £20.86 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +4.28% +3.65%

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Blackberry Enterprise Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry Enterprise Server in the UK

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server.

Daily rate trend for Blackberry Enterprise Server in the UK

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Blackberry Enterprise Server in the UK

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server.

Hourly rate trend for Blackberry Enterprise Server in the UK

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top 6 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 8 August 2020. 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
England +235 11 £350 +55.56% 4
London +180 8 £350 -22.87% 3
UK excluding London +206 3 - - 1
North of England +104 3 - - 1
North West +78 3 - - 1
Work from Home -21 1 - -

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 with a requirement for Blackberry Enterprise Server.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Citrix
3 8 (66.67%) HP
3 8 (66.67%) Blackberry
3 8 (66.67%) Office 365
4 7 (58.33%) Azure
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
4 7 (58.33%) DNS
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco
4 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
5 6 (50.00%) DHCP
5 6 (50.00%) Symantec
6 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (41.67%) ITIL
6 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (33.33%) IaaS
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (33.33%) NetScaler
7 4 (33.33%) AirWatch
7 4 (33.33%) Server Building
7 4 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (33.33%) Palo Alto
7 4 (33.33%) PaaS
7 4 (33.33%) Firewall
7 4 (33.33%) Finance
7 4 (33.33%) IronPort

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (16.67%) IIS
4 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Office 365
2 7 (58.33%) Azure
3 4 (33.33%) IaaS
3 4 (33.33%) PaaS
4 2 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (8.33%) AWS
5 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 6 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 4 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (33.33%) SAN
4 3 (25.00%) Skype
4 3 (25.00%) VPN
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Server Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) IT Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Exchange Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior IT Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Server Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Server Building
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
2 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix Hypervisor
2 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (33.33%) XenApp
3 3 (25.00%) BitLocker
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) AirWatch
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (33.33%) SCOM
2 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (16.67%) HP SIM
3 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Citrix
2 8 (66.67%) HP
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) Symantec
5 4 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
5 4 (33.33%) Bloomberg
5 4 (33.33%) Dell
5 4 (33.33%) IronPort
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Palo Alto
5 4 (33.33%) Reuters
6 3 (25.00%) Apple
6 3 (25.00%) MobileIron
7 2 (16.67%) arcserve
7 2 (16.67%) CA
7 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
7 2 (16.67%) Veeam
8 1 (8.33%) EMC
8 1 (8.33%) NetApp