Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 749 757 781
Rank change year-on-year +8 +24 -57
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 40 150 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.34% 0.85% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 68 58
UK median daily rate £194 £273 £141
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.90% +92.92% -47.69%
10th Percentile £113 £143 £113
90th Percentile £252 £408 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £193 £356 £145
% change year-on-year -45.96% +145.69% -42.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 28 21
UK median hourly rate £18.42 £19.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.34% +10.00% +6.06%
10th Percentile £12.31 £15.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £21.42 £185.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.89 £18.50 £14.86
% change year-on-year -24.93% +24.52% -1.77%

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 11,752 17,665 17,097
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.68% 16.77% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,560 11,394 11,337
UK median daily rate £450 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £250 £275 £263
90th Percentile £633 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 305 397 412
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £21.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.50% -
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £52.40 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.25 £19.99
% change year-on-year +1.26% +1.30% -4.83%

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 12 December 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 10 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 12 December 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 0 39 £198 -27.52% 5
London +49 27 £198 +3.95% 2
UK excluding London +17 13 £193 -45.96% 7
North of England +37 4 £288 +43.75% 1
Yorkshire +41 3 £388 -
East of England +31 3 £370 -2.63%
South West -11 3 £193 -14.44% 2
South East +32 2 - -
Scotland +30 1 £110 -58.69%
North East - 1 £188 -

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 32 (80.00%) Blackberry
2 31 (77.50%) Windows
2 31 (77.50%) Active Directory
3 30 (75.00%) Office 365
4 22 (55.00%) Windows 10
4 22 (55.00%) Windows 7
5 20 (50.00%) Android
5 20 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 19 (47.50%) ITIL
6 19 (47.50%) Ivanti
7 18 (45.00%) Microsoft Office
7 18 (45.00%) DNS
8 17 (42.50%) Citrix
8 17 (42.50%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (37.50%) Finance
9 15 (37.50%) DHCP
10 14 (35.00%) Smartphone
10 14 (35.00%) Cisco
11 13 (32.50%) iPhone
11 13 (32.50%) AirWatch
11 13 (32.50%) ServiceNow
12 12 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
12 12 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (30.00%) VPN
12 12 (30.00%) FTP
13 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
14 10 (25.00%) MCP
14 10 (25.00%) Apple
14 10 (25.00%) Break/Fix
15 9 (22.50%) Problem-Solving

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 20 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (42.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.50%) IBM Domino
5 1 (2.50%) Live Communications Server
5 1 (2.50%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (75.00%) Office 365
2 3 (7.50%) AWS
3 1 (2.50%) Azure
3 1 (2.50%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 18 (45.00%) DNS
2 15 (37.50%) DHCP
3 12 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
3 12 (30.00%) FTP
3 12 (30.00%) VPN
4 5 (12.50%) Internet
5 4 (10.00%) Skype
6 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.50%) DMZ
7 1 (2.50%) Firewall
7 1 (2.50%) SAN
7 1 (2.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) DB2
1 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (37.50%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Law
3 3 (7.50%) Advertising
3 3 (7.50%) Public Sector
4 2 (5.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.50%) Billing
5 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Analyst
2 15 (37.50%) Service Analyst
2 15 (37.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 10 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 10 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 10 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (7.50%) Junior
4 3 (7.50%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Active Directory Support
5 2 (5.00%) IT Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (5.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 32 (80.00%) Blackberry
2 14 (35.00%) Smartphone
3 13 (32.50%) iPhone
4 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.00%) Clustering
5 2 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.50%) Blog
6 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.50%) Handset
6 1 (2.50%) Replication
6 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (77.50%) Windows
2 22 (55.00%) Windows 10
2 22 (55.00%) Windows 7
3 20 (50.00%) Android
4 8 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 7 (17.50%) Mac OS X
6 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 2 (5.00%) Linux
7 2 (5.00%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.50%) AIX
8 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.50%) Solaris
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) ITIL
2 10 (25.00%) Break/Fix
3 9 (22.50%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (7.50%) Release Management
4 3 (7.50%) Server Management
5 2 (5.00%) Change Control
5 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.00%) Decision-Making
5 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Coaching
6 1 (2.50%) Hardware Maintenance
6 1 (2.50%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (2.50%) Line Management
6 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.50%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.00%) VB
1 2 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (25.00%) MCP
3 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (5.00%) Degree
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (77.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.50%) BitLocker
4 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (32.50%) AirWatch
2 3 (7.50%) SCCM
3 1 (2.50%) Control-M
3 1 (2.50%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Ivanti
2 17 (42.50%) Citrix
3 14 (35.00%) Cisco
4 13 (32.50%) ServiceNow
5 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
6 10 (25.00%) Apple
7 7 (17.50%) Adobe
8 3 (7.50%) NetApp
8 3 (7.50%) VMware
9 2 (5.00%) HP
9 2 (5.00%) iManage
10 1 (2.50%) AppDynamics
10 1 (2.50%) Dell
10 1 (2.50%) EMC
10 1 (2.50%) Equitrac
10 1 (2.50%) IBM
10 1 (2.50%) Informatica
10 1 (2.50%) Lotus
10 1 (2.50%) Samsung
10 1 (2.50%) Unisys