The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bracknell region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 18 34 20
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Contract jobs citing Lotus 13 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 5.88% 0.78% 2.01%
As % of the Vendors category 10.16% 1.47% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 1
Average daily rate
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£180 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £225 £256
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -12.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
Vendors Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
128 136 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 57.92% 52.92% 59.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 39 32
Average daily rate £313 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £151 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 5
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £14.00 £19.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £182.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
Lotus
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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 28 July 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 28 July 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 17 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 10 (58.82%) Migration
3 8 (47.06%) MS Office
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) Windows
4 6 (35.29%) Google
4 6 (35.29%) Google Apps
5 5 (29.41%) Retail
6 4 (23.53%) Content Management
6 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (23.53%) Zimbra
6 4 (23.53%) Office 365
6 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
6 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (23.53%) Lync
6 4 (23.53%) CMS
6 4 (23.53%) German Language
6 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
6 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
6 4 (23.53%) Lotus Domino
6 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL
8 2 (11.76%) Social Media
8 2 (11.76%) Magnolia
8 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (11.76%) QA
8 2 (11.76%) Blog
8 2 (11.76%) Italian Language
8 2 (11.76%) Pay per click
8 2 (11.76%) Marketing

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 17 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 4 (23.53%) Lotus Domino
2 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) CMS
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (23.53%) Zimbra
2 4 (23.53%) Lync
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (11.76%) Magnolia
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Google Apps
2 4 (23.53%) Office 365
General
1 5 (29.41%) Retail
2 4 (23.53%) German Language
3 2 (11.76%) Italian Language
3 2 (11.76%) Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) French Language
4 1 (5.88%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (5.88%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Service Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Migration Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Web Manager
3 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Messaging Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Web Content Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Content Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Services Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.76%) Blog
2 2 (11.76%) Social Media
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Content Management
2 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Pay per click
4 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix