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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 177 158 148
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -10
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 9 41 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.71% 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.01% 4.23% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 30 35
Average daily rate
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£228 £193 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £159 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £331 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £186 £200
% change year-on-year
+61.07% -6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £9.52 £19.25 £13.27
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.57% +45.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.42 £14.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year
-14.34% +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
891 970 986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.59% 16.80% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 664 668 668
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 36
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.87 £81.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -3.64%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 32 (100.00%) Lotus
2 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
3 20 (62.50%) MS Office
4 19 (59.38%) Windows
5 14 (43.75%) Banking
6 13 (40.63%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (40.63%) Blackberry
7 12 (37.50%) Windows 7
8 11 (34.38%) Finance
9 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
10 9 (28.13%) ITIL
10 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
11 8 (25.00%) Citrix
11 8 (25.00%) Windows XP
11 8 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
12 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
13 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
13 6 (18.75%) ISO 9001
14 5 (15.63%) CMS
14 5 (15.63%) Reuters
14 5 (15.63%) Bloomberg
14 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (15.63%) CMDB
14 5 (15.63%) ServiceNow
15 4 (12.50%) Coaching
16 3 (9.38%) Migration
16 3 (9.38%) DHCP
16 3 (9.38%) VPN
16 3 (9.38%) DNS
16 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 5 (15.63%) CMS
3 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.13%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 20 (62.50%) MS Office
2 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
3 8 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Eikon
1 1 (3.13%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) DHCP
1 3 (9.38%) VPN
1 3 (9.38%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) LAN
2 2 (6.25%) WAN
2 2 (6.25%) Wireless
3 1 (3.13%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) POP3
3 1 (3.13%) SMTP
3 1 (3.13%) SSL
3 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) VoIP
3 1 (3.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.13%) Build Forge
1 1 (3.13%) ClearCase
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (43.75%) Banking
2 11 (34.38%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (3.13%) Cantonese Language
4 1 (3.13%) French Language
4 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Private Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 7 (21.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Desktop Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Support Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Configuration Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Customer Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.38%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.25%) Support Technician
5 2 (6.25%) Security Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Deskside Support
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Technician
6 1 (3.13%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Build and Release Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Installation Technician
6 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Build Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (40.63%) Blackberry
2 5 (15.63%) CMDB
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) iPad
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (3.13%) iPhone
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 8 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
3 4 (12.50%) Coaching
4 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 1 (3.13%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.13%) Project Management
5 1 (3.13%) Web Design
5 1 (3.13%) Service Management
5 1 (3.13%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.13%) C
1 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.13%) DFS Replication
2 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (3.13%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Lotus
2 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.00%) Citrix
4 5 (15.63%) Reuters
4 5 (15.63%) Bloomberg
4 5 (15.63%) ServiceNow
5 2 (6.25%) IBM
5 2 (6.25%) Computacenter
6 1 (3.13%) Altiris
6 1 (3.13%) Symantec
6 1 (3.13%) McAfee
6 1 (3.13%) VMware
6 1 (3.13%) Dell
6 1 (3.13%) CA
6 1 (3.13%) Apple