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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 174 162 150
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 10 38 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.66% 0.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.10% 3.89% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 28 34
Average daily rate
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£275 £190 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -39.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £164 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £332 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £185 £200
% change year-on-year
+62.16% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £9.52 £23.50 £13.27
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.51% +77.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.21 £14.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year
-15.79% +9.43%
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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
907 977 1005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.66% 16.84% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 675 672 677
Average daily rate £423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 40
Average hourly rate £20.45 £18.70 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -8.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.62 £95.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.30%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM Notes across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

IBM Notes Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 February 2015, 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 33 (100.00%) Lotus
2 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 21 (63.64%) MS Office
4 20 (60.61%) Windows
5 14 (42.42%) Banking
6 13 (39.39%) Windows 7
6 13 (39.39%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (39.39%) Blackberry
7 11 (33.33%) Finance
8 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
9 9 (27.27%) ITIL
9 9 (27.27%) Windows XP
9 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
10 8 (24.24%) Citrix
10 8 (24.24%) MS PowerPoint
11 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
12 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
12 6 (18.18%) ISO 9001
13 5 (15.15%) Reuters
13 5 (15.15%) Bloomberg
13 5 (15.15%) CMS
13 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (15.15%) CMDB
13 5 (15.15%) ServiceNow
14 4 (12.12%) Coaching
15 3 (9.09%) Migration
15 3 (9.09%) DHCP
15 3 (9.09%) VPN
15 3 (9.09%) DNS
15 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 5 (15.15%) CMS
3 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.06%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (63.64%) MS Office
2 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
3 8 (24.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
1 1 (3.03%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) VPN
1 3 (9.09%) DNS
1 3 (9.09%) DHCP
2 2 (6.06%) Wireless
2 2 (6.06%) LAN
2 2 (6.06%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) POP3
3 1 (3.03%) SMTP
3 1 (3.03%) VoIP
3 1 (3.03%) SSL
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) LDAP
3 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.03%) ClearCase
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.03%) Build Forge
General
1 14 (42.42%) Banking
2 11 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Private Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (3.03%) Cantonese Language
4 1 (3.03%) French Language
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Desktop Support
1 8 (24.24%) Support Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Configuration Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.09%) Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Customer Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Support Technician
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.06%) Security Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Deskside Support
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Support Technician
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Build and Release Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Installation Technician
6 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Blackberry
1 13 (39.39%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) CMDB
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) iPad
4 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) iPhone
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Windows
2 13 (39.39%) Windows 7
3 9 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
3 4 (12.12%) Coaching
4 3 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (3.03%) Web Design
5 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.03%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.03%) Project Management
5 1 (3.03%) Service Management
5 1 (3.03%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C
1 1 (3.03%) VB
1 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) MCSE
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) DFS Replication
2 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Unicenter
1 1 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (3.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Lotus
2 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (24.24%) Citrix
4 5 (15.15%) Reuters
4 5 (15.15%) Bloomberg
4 5 (15.15%) ServiceNow
5 2 (6.06%) IBM
5 2 (6.06%) Computacenter
6 1 (3.03%) Apple
6 1 (3.03%) Symantec
6 1 (3.03%) McAfee
6 1 (3.03%) VMware
6 1 (3.03%) Altiris
6 1 (3.03%) CA
6 1 (3.03%) Dell