The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 24 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 Vendors for the Cambridgeshire 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 57 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Lotus 8 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.14% 0.17% 1.97%
As % of the Vendors category 2.29% 0.34% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £475 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £275 £290
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-1.69% -0.84%
Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
349 293 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 49.72% 50.60% 48.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 117 165
Average daily rate £393 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 38 41
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -47.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Lotus
East of England

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
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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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East of England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 13 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) MS Office
3 9 (69.23%) Citrix
3 9 (69.23%) Incident Management
4 8 (61.54%) Windows
4 8 (61.54%) Symantec
4 8 (61.54%) McAfee
4 8 (61.54%) Adobe
4 8 (61.54%) Cisco
5 7 (53.85%) Service Delivery
5 7 (53.85%) ITIL
5 7 (53.85%) MCP
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
7 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) Change Management
7 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
7 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) Service Management
8 1 (7.69%) vSphere
8 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
8 1 (7.69%) XenApp
8 1 (7.69%) XenServer
8 1 (7.69%) Data Entry
8 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (7.69%) VMware
8 1 (7.69%) Mainframe

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 13 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Office
2 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) 1st Line Support
2 8 (61.54%) Service Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (53.85%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 7 (53.85%) Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Database Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Incident Management
2 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Entry
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) XenApp
1 1 (7.69%) XenServer
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Citrix
3 8 (61.54%) Symantec
3 8 (61.54%) McAfee
3 8 (61.54%) Adobe
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) VMware