The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Notes skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Notes over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 52 54 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 5 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.74% 0.17% 1.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.42% 0.94% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 6
Average daily rate £160 - £265
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 - £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £188 - £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £163 £275 £165
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £12.42 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+44.92% -11.28%
IBM Notes
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
113 106 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.67% 17.52% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 56 46
Average daily rate £363 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £10.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +26.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £13.00 £9.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £22.25 £10.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

IBM Notes
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

IBM Notes Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IBM Notes
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

IBM Notes Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

IBM Notes
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

IBM Notes Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 14 (100.00%) Lotus
2 7 (50.00%) Citrix
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (35.71%) MS Office
4 5 (35.71%) Migration
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
6 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
6 3 (21.43%) IBM
6 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) SAN
6 3 (21.43%) Dell
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (21.43%) Intranet
6 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
6 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
6 3 (21.43%) Billing
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (21.43%) Change Management
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (14.29%) IBM Domino
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) Intranet
2 3 (21.43%) SAN
3 2 (14.29%) Internet
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 3 (21.43%) Billing
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Front Office
2 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Transition Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Business Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Transition Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Transition Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Deskside Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Deskside Support
3 2 (14.29%) Deskside Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Technical Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Technical Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 2 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Security Patching
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
2 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Lotus
2 7 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) Dell
3 3 (21.43%) IBM
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) Sophos
5 1 (7.14%) HP