The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the City of London region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 165 164 198
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +34
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 45 36 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.58% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.08% 3.53% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 28 19
Average daily rate £239 £405 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.04% +24.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £172 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £483 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £193 £270 £300
% change year-on-year
-28.70% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £23.50 £16.75 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.29% -9.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £16.55 £13.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.90 £16.95 £19.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.75 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -0.84%
Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1102 1019 1172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.05% 16.41% 14.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 688 752
Average daily rate £388 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 37 39
Average hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.50 £135.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
IBM Notes
London

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014, 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 78 (100.00%) Lotus
2 48 (61.54%) MS Office
3 38 (48.72%) Windows
3 38 (48.72%) Microsoft
4 31 (39.74%) Active Directory
5 27 (34.62%) ITIL
5 27 (34.62%) Finance
5 27 (34.62%) Windows 7
6 25 (32.05%) Banking
7 24 (30.77%) Windows XP
8 23 (29.49%) MS Excel
9 21 (26.92%) SharePoint
9 21 (26.92%) MS PowerPoint
10 20 (25.64%) Citrix
11 19 (24.36%) Blackberry
12 15 (19.23%) ISO 9001
13 14 (17.95%) ServiceNow
14 13 (16.67%) MS Exchange
14 13 (16.67%) Configuration Management
14 13 (16.67%) CMDB
15 12 (15.38%) CMS
16 11 (14.10%) Migration
17 10 (12.82%) Lotus Domino
18 9 (11.54%) Bloomberg
19 8 (10.26%) Reuters
19 8 (10.26%) VMware
20 7 (8.97%) LotusScript
20 7 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2010
20 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
20 7 (8.97%) XenApp

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 21 (26.92%) SharePoint
2 13 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 12 (15.38%) CMS
4 10 (12.82%) Lotus Domino
5 7 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (6.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (5.13%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (5.13%) Lync
8 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 48 (61.54%) MS Office
2 23 (29.49%) MS Excel
3 21 (26.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.28%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) Intranet
2 3 (3.85%) Internet
2 3 (3.85%) DHCP
2 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.85%) DNS
3 2 (2.56%) LAN
4 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MSI
General
1 27 (34.62%) Finance
2 25 (32.05%) Banking
3 6 (7.69%) Legal
4 5 (6.41%) Investment Banking
4 5 (6.41%) French Language
5 4 (5.13%) Marketing
5 4 (5.13%) Law
6 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.28%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 45 (57.69%) Analyst
2 22 (28.21%) Support Analyst
2 22 (28.21%) Desktop Support
3 15 (19.23%) Support Engineer
4 13 (16.67%) Configuration Analyst
5 12 (15.38%) Desktop Analyst
5 12 (15.38%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 10 (12.82%) Service Analyst
6 10 (12.82%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (12.82%) 1st Line Support
7 8 (10.26%) Desktop Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 6 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (6.41%) Developer
11 4 (5.13%) Lotus Notes Developer
12 3 (3.85%) Help Desk Analyst
12 3 (3.85%) Intranet Developer
12 3 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 2 (2.56%) Messaging Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.97%) HTML
2 4 (5.13%) XMPP
3 1 (1.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.36%) Blackberry
2 13 (16.67%) CMDB
3 4 (5.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 38 (48.72%) Windows
2 27 (34.62%) Windows 7
3 24 (30.77%) Windows XP
4 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.85%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.28%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.28%) Android
7 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.62%) ITIL
2 13 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 11 (14.10%) Migration
4 4 (5.13%) Business Continuity
4 4 (5.13%) Problem Management
4 4 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (5.13%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (5.13%) B2B
4 4 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (5.13%) Data Security
4 4 (5.13%) Workflow
5 1 (1.28%) ITSM
5 1 (1.28%) Service Management
5 1 (1.28%) ETL
5 1 (1.28%) Asset Management
5 1 (1.28%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.97%) LotusScript
2 6 (7.69%) VBScript
2 6 (7.69%) C
3 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.85%) Formula Language
4 2 (2.56%) SQL
5 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.28%) MCSE
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.23%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.13%) SLA
3 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 31 (39.74%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.97%) XenApp
3 5 (6.41%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.28%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) SCOM
2 2 (2.56%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (2.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (2.56%) ARCserve
2 2 (2.56%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.56%) SCCM
3 1 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 78 (100.00%) Lotus
2 38 (48.72%) Microsoft
3 20 (25.64%) Citrix
4 14 (17.95%) ServiceNow
5 9 (11.54%) Bloomberg
6 8 (10.26%) VMware
6 8 (10.26%) Reuters
7 6 (7.69%) HP
8 5 (6.41%) AppSense
8 5 (6.41%) LANDesk
8 5 (6.41%) Fidessa
8 5 (6.41%) Cisco
9 4 (5.13%) Nimsoft
9 4 (5.13%) MobileIron
10 3 (3.85%) Symantec
11 2 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (2.56%) IBM
12 1 (1.28%) Juniper
12 1 (1.28%) Apple
12 1 (1.28%) Sophos
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