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 3 months to 24 April 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)
UK
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 522 536 506
Rank change year-on-year +14 -30  
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 73 121 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.93% 1.25% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 65 78
Median daily rate £200 £200 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -27.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £110 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £465 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £215 £210 £230
% change year-on-year +2.38% -8.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 26
Median hourly rate £18.26 £15.92 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.69% +9.79%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £13.50 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.54 £23.90 £20.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £13.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year +23.63% +1.85%  

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7856 9693 10036
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.97% 17.34% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5092 6266 6035
Median daily rate £425 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 224 382
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.75 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  

Blackberry Enterprise Server
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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 30 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 3 months to 24 April 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
England +6 56 £200 - 13
London +14 25 £185 -7.50% 6
Scotland +29 9 £220 -30.43% 2
West Midlands +27 7 £394 +21.15%
North West +24 7 £300 +172.72% 2
South East +18 7 £325 +116.66% 3
Coventry +15 6 £303 -
Glasgow +6 6 £221 - 2
East of England 0 5 £200 -20.00% 1
East Midlands -16 5 £125 +13.63% 1
Manchester +6 4 - - 2
Derby -12 4 £125 +13.63% 1
Derbyshire -12 4 £125 +13.63% 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £188 -
Channel Islands - 4 - -
Jersey - 4 - -
Milton Keynes - 3 £288 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £288 - 2
Hampshire +12 2 £275 +58.04%
Edinburgh +8 2 £110 -67.88%
Bristol +5 2 £500 -
City of London +2 2 £103 -56.14% 2
South West -3 2 £500 -16.66%
Merseyside - 2 £300 -
Watford - 2 £188 -
Chiswick - 2 £185 -
Cheshire +29 1 - -
Birmingham +12 1 £500 +53.84%
Chester +8 1 - -
West Sussex +8 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 with a requirement for Blackberry Enterprise Server.

1 109 (80.15%) Windows
2 103 (75.74%) Blackberry
3 92 (67.65%) Microsoft
4 83 (61.03%) Active Directory
5 71 (52.21%) Microsoft Office
6 62 (45.59%) Windows 7
7 57 (41.91%) MS Exchange
8 48 (35.29%) ITIL
9 38 (27.94%) Citrix
9 38 (27.94%) Exchange Server 2010
10 37 (27.21%) Cisco
11 34 (25.00%) Windows 10
12 31 (22.79%) Finance
13 28 (20.59%) SLA
14 26 (19.12%) Windows XP
15 24 (17.65%) VMware
15 24 (17.65%) Android
16 23 (16.91%) Windows 8
17 22 (16.18%) Skype for Business
17 22 (16.18%) Apple
18 21 (15.44%) Legal
19 20 (14.71%) TCP/IP
19 20 (14.71%) Security Cleared
19 20 (14.71%) Windows Server
20 18 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
20 18 (13.24%) Problem Management
20 18 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
21 17 (12.50%) Mac OS X
21 17 (12.50%) SC Cleared
21 17 (12.50%) Office 365

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 57 (41.91%) MS Exchange
2 38 (27.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (16.18%) Skype for Business
4 16 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 16 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (11.76%) SharePoint
5 14 (10.29%) Office Communications Server
6 8 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (5.15%) CMS
7 7 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (5.15%) IBM Notes
8 4 (2.94%) IIS
9 2 (1.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 71 (52.21%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.15%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.74%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.50%) Office 365
2 13 (9.56%) Mimecast
3 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.74%) IaaS
4 1 (0.74%) PaaS
4 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (14.71%) TCP/IP
2 14 (10.29%) Wireless
3 11 (8.09%) DNS
4 10 (7.35%) DHCP
4 10 (7.35%) VoIP
5 7 (5.15%) Cisco IPT
5 7 (5.15%) MPLS
5 7 (5.15%) VPN
6 6 (4.41%) Internet
7 5 (3.68%) SAN
7 5 (3.68%) SMTP
8 4 (2.94%) Extranet
8 4 (2.94%) Firewall
8 4 (2.94%) Skype
9 3 (2.21%) LDAP
9 3 (2.21%) NetScaler
9 3 (2.21%) WAN
10 2 (1.47%) LAN
10 2 (1.47%) SNMP
10 2 (1.47%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.74%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (1.47%) JIRA
1 2 (1.47%) WinDbg
General
1 31 (22.79%) Finance
2 21 (15.44%) Legal
3 15 (11.03%) Law
4 12 (8.82%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.21%) Publishing
6 2 (1.47%) Banking
6 2 (1.47%) Local Government
7 1 (0.74%) Advertising
7 1 (0.74%) Back Office
7 1 (0.74%) Games
7 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (58.09%) Analyst
2 43 (31.62%) Support Analyst
3 34 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 34 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 24 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
5 16 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 16 (11.76%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 16 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 16 (11.76%) IT Analyst
5 16 (11.76%) Service Desk Support
6 14 (10.29%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 14 (10.29%) Desktop Support
7 13 (9.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 13 (9.56%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 12 (8.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 11 (8.09%) Technical Support
10 9 (6.62%) IT Support
10 9 (6.62%) IT Support Analyst
10 9 (6.62%) Support Engineer
11 8 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.21%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 103 (75.74%) Blackberry
2 17 (12.50%) iPad
3 14 (10.29%) iPhone
4 7 (5.15%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.41%) Handset
5 6 (4.41%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.94%) Clustering
7 4 (2.94%) Driving Licence
8 3 (2.21%) Fat Client
8 3 (2.21%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.21%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.47%) CESG
9 2 (1.47%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.74%) AS400
10 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.74%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 109 (80.15%) Windows
2 62 (45.59%) Windows 7
3 34 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 26 (19.12%) Windows XP
5 24 (17.65%) Android
6 23 (16.91%) Windows 8
7 20 (14.71%) Windows Server
8 17 (12.50%) Mac OS X
9 13 (9.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (7.35%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (6.62%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.47%) Linux
13 2 (1.47%) Unix
13 2 (1.47%) Windows 2000
13 2 (1.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (35.29%) ITIL
2 18 (13.24%) Problem Management
3 15 (11.03%) Service Management
4 11 (8.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (6.62%) Information Security
5 9 (6.62%) Migration
6 8 (5.88%) ITIL V3
7 7 (5.15%) Email Management
8 6 (4.41%) Change Management
8 6 (4.41%) Incident Management
8 6 (4.41%) ITSM
8 6 (4.41%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (4.41%) Time Management
9 5 (3.68%) CRM
9 5 (3.68%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (3.68%) Mentoring
10 4 (2.94%) Document Management
10 4 (2.94%) Patch Management
10 4 (2.94%) Programme Management
11 3 (2.21%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.09%) PowerShell
2 8 (5.88%) SQL
3 4 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 18 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 11 (8.09%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (8.09%) MCDST
5 10 (7.35%) MCP
6 2 (1.47%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.47%) MCSA
7 1 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.74%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.74%) Degree
7 1 (0.74%) ISEB
7 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.74%) MCITP
7 1 (0.74%) MCSE
7 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (20.59%) SLA
2 4 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.47%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 83 (61.03%) Active Directory
2 18 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (11.03%) XenApp
4 14 (10.29%) vSphere
5 11 (8.09%) Virtual Desktop
6 8 (5.88%) XenDesktop
7 6 (4.41%) Hyper-V
8 4 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.47%) BitLocker
10 2 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.47%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.47%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.74%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.74%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (11.76%) SCCM
2 10 (7.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 7 (5.15%) MIMEsweeper
4 5 (3.68%) AirWatch
4 5 (3.68%) SCOM
5 3 (2.21%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.74%) DameWare
7 1 (0.74%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.74%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.74%) WMI
Vendors
1 92 (67.65%) Microsoft
2 38 (27.94%) Citrix
3 37 (27.21%) Cisco
4 24 (17.65%) VMware
5 22 (16.18%) Apple
6 13 (9.56%) LANDesk
7 11 (8.09%) Symantec
8 10 (7.35%) HP
9 9 (6.62%) Avaya
10 8 (5.88%) iManage
10 8 (5.88%) Polycom
11 7 (5.15%) BMC
11 7 (5.15%) Clearswift
11 7 (5.15%) Dell
11 7 (5.15%) Lotus
11 7 (5.15%) Remedy
12 6 (4.41%) Google
13 4 (2.94%) Intel Security
13 4 (2.94%) ServiceNow
13 4 (2.94%) Sophos
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