The first table below looks at the demand for IBM Notes skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Notes over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Buckinghamshire 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 81 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +8
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 2 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.17% 1.20% 1.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.85% 5.71% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Average daily rate £163 £110 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.72% -15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £195 £272 £298
% change year-on-year
-28.17% -8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Average hourly rate - £12.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.75 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -0.84%
Application Platforms Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
236 175 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 19.67% 20.98% 16.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 98 98
Average daily rate £365 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.72% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £120 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 9
Average hourly rate £15.35 £13.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.70% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
IBM Notes
South East

IBM Notes
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

IBM Notes Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

IBM Notes
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

IBM Notes Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

IBM Notes
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

IBM Notes Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

IBM Notes
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Notes within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -25 1 £200 +81.81%
High Wycombe - - - -
IBM Notes
South East

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 6 (100.00%) Lotus
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (33.33%) Android
5 1 (16.67%) Handset
5 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
5 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (16.67%) iPhone
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) iPad
5 1 (16.67%) Iron Mountain
5 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (16.67%) Lync
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone
5 1 (16.67%) 3G
5 1 (16.67%) Remedy
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Broadband

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (16.67%) 3G
2 1 (16.67%) Broadband
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Handset
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 2 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Lotus
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Iron Mountain
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy
3 1 (16.67%) SAP