The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 23 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Lotus 9 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.23% 1.39% -
As % of the Vendors category 7.69% 2.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £250 £264
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -5.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £16.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £14.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Vendors Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
117 101 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 54.93% 46.76% 63.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 34 27
Average daily rate £350 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.70% +0.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £16.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -57.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lotus across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Lotus
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lotus across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Lotus Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 21 (95.45%) IBM Notes
2 12 (54.55%) Lotus Domino
3 11 (50.00%) Windows
4 8 (36.36%) Symantec
4 8 (36.36%) Java
4 8 (36.36%) DNS
4 8 (36.36%) EMC
4 8 (36.36%) CLARiiON
4 8 (36.36%) NetBackup
5 7 (31.82%) Web Development
5 7 (31.82%) GlassFish
5 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
5 7 (31.82%) IIS
5 7 (31.82%) Flash
5 7 (31.82%) Adobe
5 7 (31.82%) VMware
5 7 (31.82%) Change Management
5 7 (31.82%) vSphere
5 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (27.27%) Google Apps
6 6 (27.27%) Migration
6 6 (27.27%) Google
7 5 (22.73%) Retail
7 5 (22.73%) MS Office
8 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
8 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 4 (18.18%) CMS
8 4 (18.18%) Content Management
8 4 (18.18%) German Language

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 21 (95.45%) IBM Notes
2 12 (54.55%) Lotus Domino
3 7 (31.82%) GlassFish
3 7 (31.82%) IIS
4 4 (18.18%) CMS
5 2 (9.09%) Magnolia
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (22.73%) Retail
2 4 (18.18%) German Language
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Italian Language
4 1 (4.55%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (4.55%) Spanish Language
4 1 (4.55%) French Language
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Web Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Web Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Migration Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (13.64%) Service Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Web Manager
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Web Content Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Content Manager
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Web Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) IMAC Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Web Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Break Fix Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Services Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Flash
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) CLARiiON
2 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.09%) Blog
3 2 (9.09%) Social Media
4 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Web Development
1 7 (31.82%) Change Management
2 6 (27.27%) Migration
3 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 4 (18.18%) Content Management
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Pay per click
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) DCSE
1 1 (4.55%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Symantec
1 8 (36.36%) EMC
2 7 (31.82%) Adobe
2 7 (31.82%) VMware
3 6 (27.27%) Google
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) Dell