Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 2019 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
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 773 785 696
Rank change year-on-year +12 -89 -92
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 85 113 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.088% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.54% 0.69% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 52 97
UK median daily rate £375 £140 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +167.86% -30.00% -
10th Percentile £143 £106 £123
90th Percentile £485 £398 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £158 £200
% change year-on-year +138.10% -21.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 14
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.07% +5.35% +4.91%
10th Percentile £13.51 £14.00 £15.08
90th Percentile £22.45 £19.09 £21.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +5.71% +9.38% -3.03%

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 15,670 16,486 16,363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.20% 16.34% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,142 10,937 10,550
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £285 £263 £255
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 314 362 344
UK median hourly rate £18.76 £18.05 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.92% -4.99% -5.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -2.86% -5.41% -2.68%

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Blackberry Enterprise Server in the UK

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blackberry Enterprise Server in the UK

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Blackberry Enterprise Server in the UK

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Blackberry Enterprise Server in the UK

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Top 12 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 19 March 2019. 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 -1 79 £375 +167.86% 7
UK excluding London -17 43 £375 +138.10% 6
London +14 42 £375 +167.86% 1
South East +2 12 £375 +177.78%
North of England +10 9 £200 - 1
North West +15 8 £200 -
East of England +17 6 £375 +82.93%
Scotland +3 6 £550 +358.33%
Midlands -3 6 £173 +38.00%
West Midlands -6 6 £173 -34.29%
South West -48 4 £188 +11.94% 5
Yorkshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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 55 (64.71%) Blackberry
2 48 (56.47%) Windows
3 44 (51.76%) MS Exchange
3 44 (51.76%) Active Directory
4 36 (42.35%) Microsoft
5 34 (40.00%) Finance
6 31 (36.47%) ITIL
6 31 (36.47%) Skype for Business
7 29 (34.12%) Exchange Server 2010
8 27 (31.76%) PowerShell
9 25 (29.41%) DNS
10 23 (27.06%) Office 365
11 22 (25.88%) Service Management
12 21 (24.71%) Android
12 21 (24.71%) SCCM
13 17 (20.00%) Citrix
14 16 (18.82%) Amazon AWS
15 15 (17.65%) Windows Server
15 15 (17.65%) Law
16 14 (16.47%) VMware
16 14 (16.47%) Skype
16 14 (16.47%) ITIL V3
17 13 (15.29%) Apple
18 12 (14.12%) Reuters
18 12 (14.12%) Bloomberg
18 12 (14.12%) BCP
18 12 (14.12%) Fixed Income
18 12 (14.12%) Front Office
18 12 (14.12%) Change Management
18 12 (14.12%) Security Cleared

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 44 (51.76%) MS Exchange
2 31 (36.47%) Skype for Business
3 29 (34.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (10.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (10.59%) SharePoint
5 7 (8.24%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.35%) IBM Domino
6 2 (2.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (14.12%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 23 (27.06%) Office 365
2 16 (18.82%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (11.76%) Mimecast
4 7 (8.24%) Slack
5 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (5.88%) iTunes
7 1 (1.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (29.41%) DNS
2 14 (16.47%) Skype
3 7 (8.24%) VPN
4 6 (7.06%) Firewall
5 5 (5.88%) LAN
5 5 (5.88%) Unified Communications
5 5 (5.88%) WAN
6 4 (4.71%) Cisco IPT
6 4 (4.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (4.71%) IP Telephony
6 4 (4.71%) Network Security
7 3 (3.53%) Internet
7 3 (3.53%) SMTP
7 3 (3.53%) WebEx
8 2 (2.35%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.18%) 3G
9 1 (1.18%) SNMP
9 1 (1.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.35%) MySQL
1 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
1 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) PhantomJS
1 1 (1.18%) Selenium
General
1 34 (40.00%) Finance
2 15 (17.65%) Law
3 12 (14.12%) Front Office
4 6 (7.06%) Banking
4 6 (7.06%) Financial Institution
5 5 (5.88%) Legal
6 4 (4.71%) Back Office
7 3 (3.53%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (34.12%) Analyst
2 10 (11.76%) Service Analyst
2 10 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
2 10 (11.76%) Service Desk Support
2 10 (11.76%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 9 (10.59%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (9.41%) 1st Line Support
4 8 (9.41%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 8 (9.41%) Messaging Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) Wintel Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) Migration Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Desktop Support
6 6 (7.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Messaging Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Office 365 Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) PowerShell Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) SharePoint Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.35%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 55 (64.71%) Blackberry
2 12 (14.12%) Fixed Income
3 10 (11.76%) iPhone
4 9 (10.59%) Management Information System
5 7 (8.24%) Data Centre
6 6 (7.06%) Fat Client
6 6 (7.06%) Thin Client
7 5 (5.88%) Clustering
7 5 (5.88%) Smartphone
8 4 (4.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (3.53%) Equities
9 3 (3.53%) Hedge funds
10 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (2.35%) PKI
10 2 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (1.18%) iPad
11 1 (1.18%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 48 (56.47%) Windows
2 21 (24.71%) Android
3 15 (17.65%) Windows Server
4 8 (9.41%) Windows Mobile
4 8 (9.41%) Windows XP
5 6 (7.06%) Windows 10
6 5 (5.88%) Apple iOS
6 5 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.35%) Linux
9 1 (1.18%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.47%) ITIL
2 22 (25.88%) Service Management
3 14 (16.47%) ITIL V3
4 12 (14.12%) BCP
4 12 (14.12%) Change Management
5 10 (11.76%) Release Management
6 9 (10.59%) Information Security
6 9 (10.59%) Migration
6 9 (10.59%) Mobile Device Management
6 9 (10.59%) Time Management
7 8 (9.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 7 (8.24%) Mentoring
8 7 (8.24%) Presales
8 7 (8.24%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (7.06%) Break/Fix
9 6 (7.06%) Change Control
9 6 (7.06%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (7.06%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (7.06%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.76%) PowerShell
2 11 (12.94%) VB
2 11 (12.94%) VBScript
3 2 (2.35%) C
3 2 (2.35%) SQL
4 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.18%) Perl
4 1 (1.18%) PHP
4 1 (1.18%) Python
4 1 (1.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (14.12%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.41%) DV Cleared
3 7 (8.24%) Degree
4 6 (7.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.71%) CCIE
5 4 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.71%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.53%) PMP
6 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.18%) CBAP
7 1 (1.18%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (51.76%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.94%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (10.59%) Virtual Desktop
4 8 (9.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (7.06%) Hyper-V
5 6 (7.06%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.35%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (24.71%) SCCM
2 9 (10.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (7.06%) WSUS
4 5 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (3.53%) AirWatch
5 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.18%) Ansible
6 1 (1.18%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (1.18%) Nagios
6 1 (1.18%) Netcool
6 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.18%) SafeCom
6 1 (1.18%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 36 (42.35%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.00%) Citrix
3 14 (16.47%) VMware
4 13 (15.29%) Apple
5 12 (14.12%) Bloomberg
5 12 (14.12%) FactSet
5 12 (14.12%) Reuters
5 12 (14.12%) Speakerbus
5 12 (14.12%) Wallstreet Suite
6 11 (12.94%) MobileIron
7 10 (11.76%) Cisco
7 10 (11.76%) Clearswift
8 9 (10.59%) Sony
9 6 (7.06%) Proofpoint
9 6 (7.06%) Symantec
9 6 (7.06%) Wyse
10 4 (4.71%) CyberArk
10 4 (4.71%) HP
10 4 (4.71%) Splunk
10 4 (4.71%) Varonis