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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 157 179 172
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -7
Contract jobs citing Lotus 7 21 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.37% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.86% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 22
Median daily rate £378 £275 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.27% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £240 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £520 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £325 £200
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +62.50%
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 £16.50 £12.94 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+27.56% -10.79%
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
1356 2435 2588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.29% 42.41% 44.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1042 1809 1798
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 64 39
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.98 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% -10.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £45.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) IBM Notes
3 9 (52.94%) IBM Domino
4 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) Oracle
4 7 (41.18%) Linux
4 7 (41.18%) NetApp
4 7 (41.18%) Unix
5 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (35.29%) Finance
5 6 (35.29%) IBM
6 5 (29.41%) SAP
6 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 5 (29.41%) Tivoli
6 5 (29.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (29.41%) Banking
7 4 (23.53%) French Language
7 4 (23.53%) ITIL
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 3 (17.65%) Citrix
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (17.65%) VMware
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (17.65%) SCCM
8 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
9 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
9 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
9 2 (11.76%) CEH

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 12 (70.59%) IBM Notes
2 9 (52.94%) IBM Domino
3 2 (11.76%) Apache
3 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (11.76%) IIS
3 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
3 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.88%) IBM Connections
4 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
1 2 (11.76%) Network Security
1 2 (11.76%) SMTP
1 2 (11.76%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 4 (23.53%) French Language
4 2 (11.76%) German Language
4 2 (11.76%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (11.76%) Spanish Language
5 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Backup Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Storage Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Contracts Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.76%) Domino Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) IBM Storage Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Lotus Notes Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Server Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Technician
4 2 (11.76%) Storage Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Tivoli Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) VMS Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) Dojo
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) JavaBeans
2 1 (5.88%) JSON
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
1 2 (11.76%) Clustering
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.88%) Handset
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Unix
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Mac OS
4 2 (11.76%) VMS
4 2 (11.76%) Windows NT
4 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Security Operations
3 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Identity Management
4 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.76%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCNA
1 2 (11.76%) CEH
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.76%) CISSP
1 2 (11.76%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (11.76%) MCSE
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.76%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (5.88%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (11.76%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
4 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Tivoli
1 5 (29.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (17.65%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) NetApp
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) IBM
3 5 (29.41%) SAP
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) VMware
5 2 (11.76%) Novell
5 2 (11.76%) Qualys
6 1 (5.88%) AppSense
6 1 (5.88%) Avaya
6 1 (5.88%) Canon
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco
6 1 (5.88%) Clearswift
6 1 (5.88%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) LANDesk