The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services 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 Lotus over the 3 months to 31 July 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within IBM Lotus Software.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 194 162 164
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +2
Contract jobs citing Lotus 14 37 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.64% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 1.44% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 38
Average daily rate
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£258 £306 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.91% -15.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £177 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £540 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £183 £225
% change year-on-year
+78.08% -18.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 16
Average hourly rate £9.52 £23.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.51% +20.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +10.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2562 2575 3196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.76% 44.37% 45.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1890 1766 2207
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 51 116
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £34.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Lotus
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 Lotus across the City of London region.

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Lotus
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lotus across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Lotus Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Lotus
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 Lotus across the City of London region.

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Lotus 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 Lotus.

1 26 (96.30%) IBM Notes
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 11 (40.74%) Banking
3 8 (29.63%) Migration
3 8 (29.63%) Windows
4 7 (25.93%) ITIL
4 7 (25.93%) Windows 7
5 6 (22.22%) Blackberry
5 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 6 (22.22%) Lotus Domino
6 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
6 5 (18.52%) MS Office
6 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
6 5 (18.52%) Citrix
7 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
7 4 (14.81%) Clustering
7 4 (14.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (14.81%) SMTP
8 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
8 3 (11.11%) Internet
8 3 (11.11%) Project Management
8 3 (11.11%) SLA
8 3 (11.11%) SCCM
8 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (7.41%) Lync
9 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
9 2 (7.41%) VMware
9 2 (7.41%) Law
9 2 (7.41%) Retail

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Lotus 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 Lotus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (96.30%) IBM Notes
2 6 (22.22%) Lotus Domino
3 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
4 4 (14.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (7.41%) Lync
5 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.70%) Documentum
6 1 (3.70%) GroupWise
6 1 (3.70%) FileNet
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Office
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) RoboHelp
2 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
1 1 (3.70%) IaaS
1 1 (3.70%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) SMTP
2 3 (11.11%) Internet
3 2 (7.41%) LAN
3 2 (7.41%) WAN
4 1 (3.70%) LDAP
4 1 (3.70%) VoIP
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) HTTP
4 1 (3.70%) Kerberos
4 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) DMZ
4 1 (3.70%) Intranet
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
1 11 (40.74%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Private Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Business Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Lotus Notes Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Domino Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Installation Technician
4 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.41%) Desktop Technician
6 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) PC Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Domino Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Deskside Support
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) SAML
2 1 (3.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 4 (14.81%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) E-Learning
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.70%) iPhone
3 1 (3.70%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.70%) iPad
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.70%) Android
5 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Migration
2 7 (25.93%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) SDLC
5 2 (7.41%) Office Automation
5 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.70%) UML
6 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.70%) BPR
6 1 (3.70%) Coaching
6 1 (3.70%) Change Management
6 1 (3.70%) Identity Management
6 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.70%) Content Management
6 1 (3.70%) Document Management
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) Java
1 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.70%) Python
1 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
1 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) MCSE
1 1 (3.70%) MCT
1 1 (3.70%) CCNA
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.70%) PMP
1 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) IIBA
1 1 (3.70%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Citrix
3 2 (7.41%) Clearswift
3 2 (7.41%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Apple
3 2 (7.41%) Reuters
3 2 (7.41%) Bloomberg
4 1 (3.70%) Remedy
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe
4 1 (3.70%) Dell
4 1 (3.70%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) LANDesk
4 1 (3.70%) Novell
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