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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 25 May 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.

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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 149 183 159
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -24
Contract jobs citing Lotus 5 17 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.31% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.74% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 29
Median daily rate £309 £298 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.78% +2.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £221 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £520 £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £300 £190
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +57.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £13.55 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.89%
Lotus
London

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
1338 2296 2629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.39% 42.31% 43.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1036 1704 1856
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 60 40
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.98 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% -14.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Lotus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

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 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Lotus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) IBM Notes
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle
3 7 (36.84%) Linux
3 7 (36.84%) NetApp
3 7 (36.84%) Unix
4 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
4 6 (31.58%) Citrix
4 6 (31.58%) MS Office
4 6 (31.58%) IBM Domino
5 5 (26.32%) SAP
5 5 (26.32%) ITIL
5 5 (26.32%) IBM
5 5 (26.32%) Tivoli
5 5 (26.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (21.05%) Finance
6 4 (21.05%) Migration
6 4 (21.05%) VMware
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) French Language
6 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (21.05%) Office 365
7 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
7 3 (15.79%) MobileIron
7 3 (15.79%) SCCM
7 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
7 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
7 3 (15.79%) LANDesk

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (73.68%) IBM Notes
2 6 (31.58%) IBM Domino
3 3 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (10.53%) Apache
4 2 (10.53%) IIS
4 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
4 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
4 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) Network Security
1 2 (10.53%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) Skype
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
1 4 (21.05%) French Language
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Legal
3 2 (10.53%) German Language
3 2 (10.53%) Portuguese Language
3 2 (10.53%) Spanish Language
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Backup Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) 1st Line Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (15.79%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Storage Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Contracts Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.53%) IBM Storage Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Server Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Technician
4 2 (10.53%) Storage Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.26%) Handset
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) Unix
3 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
3 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
4 2 (10.53%) Mac OS
4 2 (10.53%) VMS
4 2 (10.53%) Windows NT
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Migration
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Security Operations
5 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (5.26%) Change Control
6 1 (5.26%) Identity Management
6 1 (5.26%) Matrix Management
6 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) MCSE
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) CCNA
2 2 (10.53%) CEH
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) CISSP
2 2 (10.53%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (10.53%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Server
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Tivoli
1 5 (26.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (15.79%) SCCM
3 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) NetApp
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) Citrix
3 5 (26.32%) IBM
3 5 (26.32%) SAP
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) VMware
5 3 (15.79%) LANDesk
5 3 (15.79%) MobileIron
6 2 (10.53%) Novell
6 2 (10.53%) Qualys
7 1 (5.26%) AppSense
7 1 (5.26%) Avaya
7 1 (5.26%) Canon
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco
7 1 (5.26%) HP