The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Notes skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Notes over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 145 175 167
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -8
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 8 13 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.25% 0.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.64% 1.45% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 26
Average daily rate £300 £228 £193
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.86% +18.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £163 £275 £165
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £12.42 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+44.92% -11.28%
IBM Notes
London

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

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
487 899 1032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.48% 17.49% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 661 722
Average daily rate £425 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £589
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 19
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.45 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.62% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.40 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £31.00 £49.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

IBM Notes
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

IBM Notes Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IBM Notes
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

IBM Notes Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

IBM Notes
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

IBM Notes Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 17 (100.00%) Lotus
2 13 (76.47%) Windows
3 8 (47.06%) MS Office
4 7 (41.18%) Finance
4 7 (41.18%) Banking
4 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
5 6 (35.29%) iPhone
5 6 (35.29%) Retail Banking
5 6 (35.29%) Retail
5 6 (35.29%) Reuters
5 6 (35.29%) Bloomberg
5 6 (35.29%) Blackberry
5 6 (35.29%) Apple
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (35.29%) Citrix
5 6 (35.29%) Windows XP
5 6 (35.29%) iPad
5 6 (35.29%) Eikon
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
6 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
6 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
6 4 (23.53%) MobileIron
6 4 (23.53%) ITIL
6 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
6 4 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (23.53%) Legal
7 3 (17.65%) LANDesk
7 3 (17.65%) Migration
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) Office 365

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) Skype
2 1 (5.88%) VoIP
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) PowerPivot
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (41.18%) Banking
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Retail
2 6 (35.29%) Retail Banking
3 4 (23.53%) Legal
4 2 (11.76%) French Language
5 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Support Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Deskside Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Service Desk Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) 1st Line Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (23.53%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 4 (23.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 4 (23.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Desktop Support
4 4 (23.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Deskside Support
5 3 (17.65%) Deskside Support Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Blackberry
1 6 (35.29%) iPad
1 6 (35.29%) iPhone
2 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (35.29%) Windows XP
4 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Lotus
2 6 (35.29%) Apple
2 6 (35.29%) Bloomberg
2 6 (35.29%) Citrix
2 6 (35.29%) Reuters
3 4 (23.53%) MobileIron
4 3 (17.65%) LANDesk
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) VMware
6 1 (5.88%) AppSense