The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 24 September 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.

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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 64 49 63
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Contract jobs citing Lotus 3 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.40% 1.38% 0.91%
As % of the Vendors category 0.86% 2.84% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 3
Median daily rate £200 £408 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.92% +35.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £338 £240
% change year-on-year
-22.96% +40.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+87.50% -17.24%
Lotus
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
350 352 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.79% 48.69% 53.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 174 214
Median daily rate £400 £360 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 23
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £35.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Lotus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 10 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) IBM Domino
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (40.00%) MS Office
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (30.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) Citrix
6 3 (30.00%) Sophos
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (30.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
7 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (20.00%) AS400
7 2 (20.00%) VMware
7 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL
7 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
8 1 (10.00%) Marketing
8 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
8 1 (10.00%) Informatics

Lotus
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 10 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 6 (60.00%) IBM Domino
3 2 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (10.00%) IBM Connections
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (30.00%) VPN
2 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 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) AS400 Support
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Lotus Notes Support
3 1 (10.00%) Project Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) AS400
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%) iSeries
2 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) Sophos
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Cognos
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
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