The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Notes skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Notes over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 117 112 103
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 10 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.38% 0.61% 0.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.55% 3.26% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 7
Average daily rate
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£425 £200 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £150 £225
% change year-on-year
+90.00% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £54.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-17.24% +7.40%
IBM Notes
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
392 491 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.96% 18.66% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 252 127
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 19
Average hourly rate £17.83 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.70% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £113.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.86%

IBM Notes
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

IBM Notes Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IBM Notes
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IBM Notes across the Berkshire region.

IBM Notes Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

IBM Notes
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes across the Berkshire region.

IBM Notes Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

IBM Notes
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Notes within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 1 - - 1
Newbury - - - -
Slough - - - -
IBM Notes
South East

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing IBM Notes also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IBM Notes.

1 21 (100.00%) Lotus
2 20 (95.24%) Windows
3 14 (66.67%) IIS
3 14 (66.67%) DNS
4 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
5 8 (38.10%) Java
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (33.33%) Lotus Domino
6 7 (33.33%) Flash
6 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 7 (33.33%) Adobe
6 7 (33.33%) ITIL
6 7 (33.33%) EMC
6 7 (33.33%) Symantec
6 7 (33.33%) GroupWise
6 7 (33.33%) Change Management
6 7 (33.33%) VMware
6 7 (33.33%) CLARiiON
6 7 (33.33%) NetBackup
6 7 (33.33%) Novell
6 7 (33.33%) Web Development
6 7 (33.33%) GlassFish
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (33.33%) vSphere
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
7 6 (28.57%) Degree
7 6 (28.57%) IMAP
7 6 (28.57%) Clustering
7 6 (28.57%) Service Management

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing IBM Notes also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IBM Notes. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (66.67%) IIS
2 7 (33.33%) Lotus Domino
2 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (33.33%) GroupWise
2 7 (33.33%) GlassFish
3 4 (19.05%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (4.76%) Lync
4 1 (4.76%) CMS
4 1 (4.76%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) DNS
2 6 (28.57%) IMAP
2 6 (28.57%) SAN
2 6 (28.57%) POP3
2 6 (28.57%) SMTP
3 3 (14.29%) Internet
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) VPN
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) PBX
5 1 (4.76%) PSTN
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
5 1 (4.76%) Wireless
5 1 (4.76%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) French Language
1 1 (4.76%) German Language
1 1 (4.76%) Italian Language
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Field Engineer
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Web Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Server Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Exchange Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Web Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Help Desk Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Web Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support
6 1 (4.76%) IMAC Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Web Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Break Fix Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.76%) Webmaster
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) CLARiiON
2 6 (28.57%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Social Media
3 1 (4.76%) Blog
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
4 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
1 7 (33.33%) Change Management
1 7 (33.33%) Web Development
2 6 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (28.57%) Service Management
2 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.76%) Time Management
3 1 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
1 6 (28.57%) MCTS
1 6 (28.57%) MCITP
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) DCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 7 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Lotus
2 7 (33.33%) Adobe
2 7 (33.33%) EMC
2 7 (33.33%) Symantec
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
2 7 (33.33%) Novell
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) LANDesk
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Nortel
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Avaya
4 1 (4.76%) Dell