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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 118 110 117
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing Lotus 8 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.30% 0.70% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 1.46% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £200 £104
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% +92.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £138 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £251 £105
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £150 £260
% change year-on-year
+73.33% -42.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.89% -3.33%
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
1291 1236 1218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.74% 47.96% 49.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 677 621 470
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 46 76
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.40 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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
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 19 December 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
Reading +11 5 £400 +128.57% 2
Bracknell - 2 £300 -
Newbury - - - -
Slough - - - - 2
Lotus
South East

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 30 (88.24%) IBM Notes
2 20 (58.82%) Windows
3 13 (38.24%) IIS
3 13 (38.24%) DNS
4 12 (35.29%) Lotus Domino
5 9 (26.47%) Migration
6 8 (23.53%) CMS
6 8 (23.53%) CLARiiON
6 8 (23.53%) NetBackup
6 8 (23.53%) ITIL
6 8 (23.53%) MS Office
6 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 8 (23.53%) Java
6 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
6 8 (23.53%) EMC
6 8 (23.53%) Symantec
6 8 (23.53%) Mobile App
7 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (20.59%) Change Management
7 7 (20.59%) Adobe
7 7 (20.59%) Flash
7 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
7 7 (20.59%) VMware
7 7 (20.59%) Web Development
7 7 (20.59%) German Language
7 7 (20.59%) GlassFish
7 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (20.59%) vSphere
8 6 (17.65%) Google
8 6 (17.65%) Retail

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 30 (88.24%) IBM Notes
2 13 (38.24%) IIS
3 12 (35.29%) Lotus Domino
4 8 (23.53%) CMS
5 7 (20.59%) GlassFish
6 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
7 3 (8.82%) Live Communications Server
7 3 (8.82%) GroupWise
7 3 (8.82%) Lync
8 2 (5.88%) Magnolia
9 1 (2.94%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Office
2 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) DNS
2 3 (8.82%) PBX
2 3 (8.82%) PSTN
2 3 (8.82%) Internet
2 3 (8.82%) RTP
3 2 (5.88%) SAN
3 2 (5.88%) POP3
3 2 (5.88%) SMTP
3 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.88%) IMAP
4 1 (2.94%) WAN
4 1 (2.94%) LAN
4 1 (2.94%) VPN
4 1 (2.94%) Firewall
4 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) DB2
2 1 (2.94%) DataStage
2 1 (2.94%) IBM InfoSphere
General
1 7 (20.59%) German Language
2 6 (17.65%) Retail
3 5 (14.71%) Marketing
4 3 (8.82%) Italian Language
5 2 (5.88%) French Language
6 1 (2.94%) Automotive
6 1 (2.94%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (2.94%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) Web Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Field Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Web Support Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Migration Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Content Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Help Desk Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.88%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (2.94%) Server Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Field Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) ETL Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Webmaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) Flash
2 4 (11.76%) HTML
3 3 (8.82%) XML
4 1 (2.94%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) CLARiiON
1 8 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.76%) Social Media
3 3 (8.82%) PKI
3 3 (8.82%) Blog
4 2 (5.88%) Clustering
5 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.94%) Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Migration
2 8 (23.53%) ITIL
3 7 (20.59%) Change Management
3 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
3 7 (20.59%) Web Development
4 5 (14.71%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (11.76%) Service Management
5 4 (11.76%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (11.76%) Content Management
6 3 (8.82%) SEO
6 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (5.88%) Pay per click
8 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.94%) Online Marketing
8 1 (2.94%) Email Marketing
8 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.94%) Time Management
8 1 (2.94%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
1 4 (11.76%) MCTS
1 4 (11.76%) MCITP
2 1 (2.94%) DCSE
2 1 (2.94%) Dell Certification
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) EMC
1 8 (23.53%) Symantec
2 7 (20.59%) Adobe
2 7 (20.59%) VMware
3 6 (17.65%) Google
4 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.82%) Cisco
5 3 (8.82%) Avaya
5 3 (8.82%) Novell
5 3 (8.82%) Nortel
6 2 (5.88%) Citrix
7 1 (2.94%) IBM
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle
7 1 (2.94%) Dell
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