The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank - 51 54
Contract jobs citing Lotus 0 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 1.80% 0.96%
As % of the Vendors category - 3.49% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £125
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £316 £180
% change year-on-year
-52.56% +75.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 3
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £12.21 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+47.42% -15.79%
Lotus
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
287 372 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 47.75% 51.45% 45.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 204 114
Average daily rate £400 £388 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +8.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £543 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 27 28
Average hourly rate £23.75 £12.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.91% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.74 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £27.65 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 8 (80.00%) MS Office
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Adobe
3 7 (70.00%) Citrix
3 7 (70.00%) Symantec
3 7 (70.00%) McAfee
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco
5 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (50.00%) ITIL
5 5 (50.00%) MCP
6 1 (10.00%) ITSM
6 1 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security
6 1 (10.00%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (10.00%) IBM Domino
6 1 (10.00%) WAN
6 1 (10.00%) SLA
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
2 5 (50.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate
4 1 (10.00%) IT Graduate
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) ITSM
2 1 (10.00%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Adobe
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix
2 7 (70.00%) McAfee
2 7 (70.00%) Symantec
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) VMware