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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 182 155 175
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +20
Contract jobs citing Lotus 17 44 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.74% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 1.67% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 28 22
Average daily rate
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£298 £290 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.58% -14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £110 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £375 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £193 £310
% change year-on-year
+55.84% -37.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £13.55 £23.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.36% +38.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.78 £23.50 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.31 £23.50 £21.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.43 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+6.37% +3.57%
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
2369 2641 2882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.78% 44.27% 45.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1755 1858 2030
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 44 102
Average hourly rate £17.98 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.38% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.65 £27.50 £104.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 13 (48.15%) Banking
3 12 (44.44%) Finance
4 10 (37.04%) Blackberry
4 10 (37.04%) Windows
5 9 (33.33%) MS Office
5 9 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 6 (22.22%) Migration
6 6 (22.22%) ITIL
6 6 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (18.52%) Lotus Domino
7 5 (18.52%) Citrix
8 4 (14.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (14.81%) SMTP
8 4 (14.81%) Clustering
8 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (11.11%) Retail
9 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (11.11%) Coaching
9 3 (11.11%) Apple
9 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 3 (11.11%) Project Management
9 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (11.11%) Internet
9 3 (11.11%) Reuters
9 3 (11.11%) Bloomberg

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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%) MS Exchange
3 5 (18.52%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (14.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (7.41%) CMS
5 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.70%) GroupWise
6 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) SMTP
2 3 (11.11%) Internet
3 2 (7.41%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) DMZ
4 1 (3.70%) LDAP
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
4 1 (3.70%) HTTP
4 1 (3.70%) Kerberos
4 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) Wireless
General
1 13 (48.15%) Banking
2 12 (44.44%) Finance
3 3 (11.11%) Retail
4 2 (7.41%) Retail Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Law
5 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.70%) Advertising
5 1 (3.70%) Private Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Desktop Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Support Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Desktop Support
3 7 (25.93%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Business Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Lotus Notes Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) Domino Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Configuration Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Deskside Support
7 2 (7.41%) Installation Technician
7 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Desktop Technician
8 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) IT Business Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) PC Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) XML
1 1 (3.70%) SAML
1 1 (3.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Blackberry
2 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.81%) Clustering
4 2 (7.41%) CMDB
4 2 (7.41%) iPhone
4 2 (7.41%) iPad
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 6 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.70%) Android
6 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) ITIL
1 6 (22.22%) Migration
2 3 (11.11%) Coaching
2 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 3 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Identity Management
4 1 (3.70%) Service Management
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.70%) UML
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE
4 1 (3.70%) BPR
4 1 (3.70%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (3.70%) SDLC
4 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) Java
1 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.70%) Python
1 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) IIBA
1 1 (3.70%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Citrix
3 3 (11.11%) Apple
3 3 (11.11%) Reuters
3 3 (11.11%) Bloomberg
4 2 (7.41%) Clearswift
4 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.70%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) Novell
5 1 (3.70%) Remedy
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco
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