The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within IBM Lotus Software.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 92 112 116
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +4
Contract jobs citing Lotus 28 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.15% 0.71% 0.70%
As % of the Vendors category 2.51% 1.42% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 9
Average daily rate
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£233 £200 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.25% -14.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £178 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £275 £264
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +4.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +25.00%
Lotus
South East

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1116 1268 1624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 45.85% 49.84% 51.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 506 546
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £209 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 48 50
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £12.00 £11.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Lotus
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lotus across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Lotus Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Lotus
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 Lotus within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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 +14 18 £190 -41.53% 2
Slough -4 6 £300 +48.14%
Reading +8 3 £400 +23.07% 1
Newbury - - - -
Lotus
South East

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Lotus 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 Lotus.

1 56 (90.32%) IBM Notes
2 33 (53.23%) Windows
3 16 (25.81%) ITIL
4 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
5 14 (22.58%) Citrix
5 14 (22.58%) MS Office
5 14 (22.58%) Migration
6 12 (19.35%) LAN
6 12 (19.35%) WAN
6 12 (19.35%) Active Directory
7 11 (17.74%) Finance
8 10 (16.13%) IIS
8 10 (16.13%) Lotus Domino
9 9 (14.52%) CMS
9 9 (14.52%) German Language
9 9 (14.52%) QA
9 9 (14.52%) Mobile App
10 8 (12.90%) Retail
10 8 (12.90%) E-Commerce
10 8 (12.90%) SLA
11 7 (11.29%) DNS
11 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
11 7 (11.29%) Content Management
11 7 (11.29%) Google
11 7 (11.29%) Google Apps
12 6 (9.68%) Fat Client
12 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (9.68%) .NET
12 6 (9.68%) Java
12 6 (9.68%) Client/Server

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Lotus 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 Lotus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 56 (90.32%) IBM Notes
2 10 (16.13%) Lotus Domino
2 10 (16.13%) IIS
3 9 (14.52%) CMS
4 6 (9.68%) MS Exchange
5 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.45%) GlassFish
5 4 (6.45%) Zimbra
5 4 (6.45%) Lync
5 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (6.45%) Magnolia
6 1 (1.61%) GroupWise
Applications
1 14 (22.58%) MS Office
2 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) Google Apps
2 4 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.35%) WAN
1 12 (19.35%) LAN
2 7 (11.29%) DNS
3 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.23%) VoIP
4 2 (3.23%) Internet
5 1 (1.61%) RTP
5 1 (1.61%) Firewall
5 1 (1.61%) Wireless
5 1 (1.61%) IMAP
5 1 (1.61%) SAN
5 1 (1.61%) ISDN
5 1 (1.61%) VPN
5 1 (1.61%) POP3
5 1 (1.61%) SMTP
5 1 (1.61%) DHCP
5 1 (1.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) DataStage
2 5 (8.06%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (3.23%) DB2
3 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
General
1 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) German Language
3 8 (12.90%) Retail
4 5 (8.06%) Marketing
5 2 (3.23%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.61%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (1.61%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.61%) French Language
6 1 (1.61%) Automotive
6 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Analyst
2 6 (9.68%) Support Engineer
2 6 (9.68%) Administrator
2 6 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
2 6 (9.68%) Lotus Notes Administrator
3 5 (8.06%) Service Analyst
3 5 (8.06%) Support Analyst
3 5 (8.06%) Project Manager
4 4 (6.45%) Architect
4 4 (6.45%) Developer
4 4 (6.45%) Technical Project Manager
4 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (6.45%) Technical Manager
4 4 (6.45%) Content Manager
5 3 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Web Support Analyst
5 3 (4.84%) Migration Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Web Analyst
5 3 (4.84%) DataStage Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) .NET
2 5 (8.06%) Web Services
2 5 (8.06%) HTML
2 5 (8.06%) MSMQ
3 4 (6.45%) XML
3 4 (6.45%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Mobile App
2 6 (9.68%) Client/Server
2 6 (9.68%) Thin Client
2 6 (9.68%) Fat Client
3 5 (8.06%) CLARiiON
4 3 (4.84%) Social Media
5 2 (3.23%) Blog
5 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.61%) Handset
6 1 (1.61%) Clustering
6 1 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.61%) iPhone
6 1 (1.61%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 33 (53.23%) Windows
2 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.06%) Linux
4 4 (6.45%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.84%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.61%) Android
7 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) ITIL
2 14 (22.58%) Migration
3 8 (12.90%) E-Commerce
4 7 (11.29%) Content Management
5 5 (8.06%) Workflow
5 5 (8.06%) CRM
5 5 (8.06%) Service Management
5 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.06%) Release Management
5 5 (8.06%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (6.45%) Asset Management
6 4 (6.45%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.45%) Change Management
6 4 (6.45%) SEO
6 4 (6.45%) Pay per click
6 4 (6.45%) Web Development
7 3 (4.84%) BCP
8 2 (3.23%) ETL
8 2 (3.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.68%) Java
2 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
2 2 (3.23%) SQL
3 1 (1.61%) Google Apps Script
3 1 (1.61%) C#
3 1 (1.61%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.23%) MCTS
2 2 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (1.61%) DCSE
3 1 (1.61%) MCITP
3 1 (1.61%) CNE
3 1 (1.61%) Novell Certification
3 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.61%) Dell Certification
3 1 (1.61%) CCVP
3 1 (1.61%) MCSE
3 1 (1.61%) CCNA
3 1 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) QA
2 8 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.45%) XenApp
2 4 (6.45%) vSphere
3 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (8.06%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.58%) Citrix
3 7 (11.29%) Google
4 5 (8.06%) EMC
4 5 (8.06%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (8.06%) Symantec
4 5 (8.06%) Metastorm
4 5 (8.06%) VMware
4 5 (8.06%) IBM
5 4 (6.45%) Adobe
5 4 (6.45%) Cisco
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle
7 2 (3.23%) Dell
8 1 (1.61%) Avaya
8 1 (1.61%) Novell
8 1 (1.61%) HP
8 1 (1.61%) Polycom
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