The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Notes skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Notes over the 3 months to 13 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank - 54 65
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 0 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 1.82% 0.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 10.07% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Average daily rate - £110 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £168 £275 £180
% change year-on-year
-39.09% +52.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.28%
IBM Notes
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
133 139 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 14.18% 18.10% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 65 57
Average daily rate £405 £376 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% +14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 18
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.81 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.08% -44.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.23 £27.50 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

IBM Notes
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

IBM Notes Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

IBM Notes
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

IBM Notes Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

IBM Notes
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

IBM Notes Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

IBM Notes
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Support
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft