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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Notes over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 52 72 56
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -16
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 7 1 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.09% 0.099% 2.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.22% 0.90% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 16
Median daily rate £120 £140 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £153 £173 £180
% change year-on-year
-11.59% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £12.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year
+118.75% -11.76%
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
97 111 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.13% 10.98% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 76 60
Median daily rate £398 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £284 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 9
Median hourly rate £12.50 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -10.25%

IBM Notes
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing IBM Notes as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Notes within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +7 7 £120 -14.28%
IBM Notes
North West

IBM Notes
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for IBM Notes.

1 10 (100.00%) MS Office
1 10 (100.00%) Lotus
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Service Management
2 8 (80.00%) Change Management
2 8 (80.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) MCP
2 8 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (80.00%) Problem Management
2 8 (80.00%) Trend Analysis
2 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 10 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (60.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Change Management
1 8 (80.00%) Incident Management
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
1 8 (80.00%) Problem Management
1 8 (80.00%) Service Management
1 8 (80.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Lotus
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix