Period
to 12 December 2018

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 2018 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 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 747 776 719
Rank change year-on-year +29 -57 -135
Contract jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server 150 122 192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.85% 0.71% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 58 105
UK median daily rate £273 £141 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +92.92% -47.69% -6.78%
10th Percentile £143 £113 £128
90th Percentile £408 £422 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £145 £250
% change year-on-year +145.69% -42.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 21 22
UK median hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +6.06% +13.79%
10th Percentile £15.25 £12.00 £13.39
90th Percentile £185.00 £21.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £14.86 £15.13
% change year-on-year +24.52% -1.77% +4.31%

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 17,689 17,133 19,066
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.80% 16.58% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,409 11,371 12,314
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £255
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 412 451
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - -
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £48.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.99 £21.00
% change year-on-year +1.30% -4.83% +12.42%

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 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Blackberry Enterprise Server over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 12 December 2018. 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 +44 147 £273 +94.64% 14
London +21 78 £190 +35.71% 5
UK excluding London -9 72 £356 +145.69% 9
South East -1 21 £400 +180.70% 1
South West -21 17 £225 +34.33% 3
Midlands -20 11 £171 +36.50% 1
North of England -24 11 £200 +53.85% 2
West Midlands -18 10 £171 -2.50% 1
East of England -2 9 £380 +192.31% 2
North West -13 9 £200 +60.00% 2
Scotland -10 3 £266 +90.18%
Yorkshire -20 2 - -

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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.

1 112 (74.67%) Windows
2 98 (65.33%) Blackberry
3 91 (60.67%) Active Directory
4 62 (41.33%) Finance
5 57 (38.00%) MS Exchange
6 54 (36.00%) Microsoft
7 51 (34.00%) DNS
8 46 (30.67%) Service Management
9 45 (30.00%) ITIL
10 43 (28.67%) Exchange Server 2010
11 41 (27.33%) Windows 7
12 40 (26.67%) BCP
13 37 (24.67%) PowerShell
13 37 (24.67%) SCCM
14 36 (24.00%) Virtual Desktop
15 33 (22.00%) Law
16 31 (20.67%) Office 365
17 29 (19.33%) Sony
17 29 (19.33%) Bloomberg
18 27 (18.00%) Reuters
18 27 (18.00%) Skype for Business
19 26 (17.33%) Citrix
20 23 (15.33%) Security Cleared
21 22 (14.67%) Problem-Solving
22 21 (14.00%) Android
22 21 (14.00%) Front Office
23 20 (13.33%) Fixed Income
23 20 (13.33%) Wallstreet Suite
23 20 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
23 20 (13.33%) Speakerbus

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 (38.00%) MS Exchange
2 43 (28.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (18.00%) Skype for Business
4 20 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 18 (12.00%) SharePoint
6 14 (9.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (4.00%) CMS
7 6 (4.00%) Drupal
8 3 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.67%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.67%) IIS
9 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 20 (13.33%) Eikon
2 2 (1.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 31 (20.67%) Office 365
2 14 (9.33%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (9.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.33%) iTunes
4 7 (4.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 51 (34.00%) DNS
2 15 (10.00%) Skype
3 9 (6.00%) LAN
3 9 (6.00%) VPN
4 7 (4.67%) DHCP
5 6 (4.00%) Internet
5 6 (4.00%) WAN
6 4 (2.67%) Unified Communications
7 3 (2.00%) SAN
7 3 (2.00%) VoIP
8 2 (1.33%) Intranet
8 2 (1.33%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (1.33%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.67%) CTI
9 1 (0.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (4.00%) Selenium
1 6 (4.00%) SoapUI
1 6 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 62 (41.33%) Finance
2 33 (22.00%) Law
3 21 (14.00%) Front Office
4 12 (8.00%) Back Office
5 10 (6.67%) Banking
6 6 (4.00%) Financial Institution
7 5 (3.33%) Investment Banking
7 5 (3.33%) Legal
8 3 (2.00%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.33%) Publishing
10 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (20.67%) Analyst
2 20 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 12 (8.00%) Desktop Support
3 12 (8.00%) Service Desk Support
4 11 (7.33%) Migration Engineer
4 11 (7.33%) Service Analyst
4 11 (7.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (7.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 10 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
5 10 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (6.67%) SharePoint Analyst
6 9 (6.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (6.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 9 (6.00%) Service Desk Specialist
6 9 (6.00%) Support Analyst
7 7 (4.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (4.67%) Desktop Engineer
8 6 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 6 (4.00%) Messaging Engineer
8 6 (4.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.00%) HTML
2 2 (1.33%) LDAP
3 1 (0.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 98 (65.33%) Blackberry
2 20 (13.33%) Fixed Income
3 18 (12.00%) iPhone
4 11 (7.33%) Data Centre
5 10 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 9 (6.00%) Fat Client
6 9 (6.00%) Thin Client
7 8 (5.33%) Smartphone
8 7 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (3.33%) Equities
9 5 (3.33%) Hedge funds
10 3 (2.00%) Clustering
11 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.67%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.67%) PKI
11 1 (0.67%) Replication
11 1 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 112 (74.67%) Windows
2 41 (27.33%) Windows 7
3 21 (14.00%) Android
4 19 (12.67%) Windows Server
5 12 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (7.33%) Windows 10
7 10 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (6.67%) Windows XP
8 9 (6.00%) Windows Mobile
9 8 (5.33%) Linux
10 6 (4.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 4 (2.67%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.33%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (30.67%) Service Management
2 45 (30.00%) ITIL
3 40 (26.67%) BCP
4 22 (14.67%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (10.00%) Change Management
5 15 (10.00%) Time Management
6 13 (8.67%) ITIL V3
6 13 (8.67%) Mentoring
6 13 (8.67%) Presales
7 11 (7.33%) Migration
8 10 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 9 (6.00%) Break/Fix
9 9 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (6.00%) Information Security
9 9 (6.00%) Mobile Device Management
10 7 (4.67%) Change Control
10 7 (4.67%) Configuration Management
10 7 (4.67%) Content Management
10 7 (4.67%) Service Delivery
11 6 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 37 (24.67%) PowerShell
2 17 (11.33%) VBScript
3 11 (7.33%) VB
4 3 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (15.33%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.33%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.33%) DV Cleared
3 8 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (4.00%) ISEB
5 5 (3.33%) MCSE
6 3 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (2.00%) Degree
7 2 (1.33%) CCA
7 2 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.33%) MCITP
7 2 (1.33%) MCP
8 1 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.00%) SLA
2 6 (4.00%) QA
2 6 (4.00%) WCAG
3 1 (0.67%) COBIT
3 1 (0.67%) GDPR
3 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 91 (60.67%) Active Directory
2 36 (24.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 14 (9.33%) Hyper-V
4 9 (6.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (5.33%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (2.67%) vSphere
6 4 (2.67%) XenApp
7 2 (1.33%) BitLocker
7 2 (1.33%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.33%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.33%) XenServer
8 1 (0.67%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 37 (24.67%) SCCM
2 15 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 11 (7.33%) WSUS
4 10 (6.67%) SafeCom
5 6 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 6 (4.00%) WMI
5 6 (4.00%) ZENworks
6 4 (2.67%) SCOM
6 4 (2.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (1.33%) HP SIM
7 2 (1.33%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.33%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.33%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.67%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.67%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.67%) MIMEsweeper
8 1 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.67%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 54 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (19.33%) Bloomberg
2 29 (19.33%) Sony
3 27 (18.00%) Reuters
4 26 (17.33%) Citrix
5 20 (13.33%) FactSet
5 20 (13.33%) Speakerbus
5 20 (13.33%) Wallstreet Suite
6 15 (10.00%) HP
6 15 (10.00%) MobileIron
7 14 (9.33%) Apple
8 13 (8.67%) VMware
9 10 (6.67%) Clearswift
10 9 (6.00%) Proofpoint
10 9 (6.00%) ServiceNow
10 9 (6.00%) Wyse
11 7 (4.67%) Oracle
12 6 (4.00%) Micro Focus
12 6 (4.00%) Novell
13 5 (3.33%) Symantec