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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Notes over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 67 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 4 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.52% 0.82% 1.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.17% 4.92% 6.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 3
Median daily rate £288 £440 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.65% +193.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £350 £205
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +70.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £9.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+87.50% -31.42%
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
184 122 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.83% 16.74% 20.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 67 81
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £450 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 10
Median hourly rate £10.60 £15.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.33% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.93 £6.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.30 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

IBM Notes
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing IBM Notes as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM Notes across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

IBM Notes Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for IBM Notes.

1 9 (90.00%) Lotus
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) IBM Domino
4 5 (50.00%) MS Office
4 5 (50.00%) VPN
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (40.00%) Citrix
5 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (40.00%) Sophos
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) VMware
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
7 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL
7 2 (20.00%) IBM
7 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
8 1 (10.00%) Marketing
8 1 (10.00%) Degree
8 1 (10.00%) WSUS

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (60.00%) IBM Domino
2 2 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (10.00%) IBM Connections
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IBM Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) IBM Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Health Informatics
2 1 (10.00%) Informatics
2 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Lotus
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Sophos
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) IBM
6 1 (10.00%) Acronis
6 1 (10.00%) Cognos