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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lotus
South East / Berkshire
Rank 107 116 120
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Contract jobs citing Lotus 2 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.24% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.47% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £179 £318
% change year-on-year
-18.76% -43.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%

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
972 1288 1392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.49% 51.29% 48.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 653 678
Median daily rate £404 £380 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 62 40
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Lotus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
Slough +7 1 - -
Lotus
South East

Lotus
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Lotus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 3 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) MuleSoft
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) SAP

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) ERP Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Java Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) MuleSoft Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365 Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) MuleSoft
2 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
2 1 (33.33%) SAP