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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 182 165 171
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Contract jobs citing Lotus 14 48 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.77% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 1.72% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 34 28
Average daily rate
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£335 £290 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.51% -28.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £115 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £356 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £193 £275
% change year-on-year
+55.84% -30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £10.09 £23.75 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.51% +41.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.63 £23.55 £16.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.62 £23.95 £16.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £13.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+12.96% -8.47%
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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
2297 2786 2820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.92% 44.41% 44.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1677 1958 1978
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £621 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 51 80
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.75 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.54% -8.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £13.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

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 4 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 4 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 28 (96.55%) IBM Notes
2 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
3 13 (44.83%) MS Office
4 12 (41.38%) Banking
5 11 (37.93%) Blackberry
5 11 (37.93%) Finance
6 10 (34.48%) Windows
7 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
8 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (20.69%) ITIL
9 6 (20.69%) Windows XP
9 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
9 6 (20.69%) Migration
10 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
10 4 (13.79%) Citrix
10 4 (13.79%) Lotus Domino
10 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (10.34%) CMDB
11 3 (10.34%) CMS
11 3 (10.34%) Retail
11 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (10.34%) Clustering
11 3 (10.34%) Degree
11 3 (10.34%) Coaching
11 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
11 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
11 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
11 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
11 3 (10.34%) Apple
11 3 (10.34%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 4 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 28 (96.55%) IBM Notes
2 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
3 4 (13.79%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (10.34%) CMS
4 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
4 3 (10.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.45%) Lync
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.45%) GroupWise
Applications
1 13 (44.83%) MS Office
2 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) VPN
1 3 (10.34%) SMTP
1 3 (10.34%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) Wireless
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) HTTP
3 1 (3.45%) Kerberos
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) LAN
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
3 1 (3.45%) DMZ
3 1 (3.45%) LDAP
General
1 12 (41.38%) Banking
2 11 (37.93%) Finance
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
4 2 (6.90%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (3.45%) Cantonese Language
5 1 (3.45%) Law
5 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.45%) Advertising
5 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Desktop Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Desktop Support
2 7 (24.14%) Support Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Business Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Domino Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Lotus Notes Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Configuration Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Deskside Support
5 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Installation Technician
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Support Technician
7 1 (3.45%) Desktop Technician
7 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) JSON
1 1 (3.45%) SAML
1 1 (3.45%) XML
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Blackberry
2 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.34%) CMDB
3 3 (10.34%) Clustering
4 2 (6.90%) iPhone
4 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.90%) iPad
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
3 6 (20.69%) Windows XP
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.45%) Android
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) ITIL
1 6 (20.69%) Migration
2 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
3 3 (10.34%) Coaching
3 3 (10.34%) Project Management
4 1 (3.45%) BPMN
4 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.45%) Service Management
4 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.45%) Change Management
4 1 (3.45%) Identity Management
4 1 (3.45%) BPR
4 1 (3.45%) PRINCE
4 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
1 1 (3.45%) Python
1 1 (3.45%) Java
1 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) IIBA
2 1 (3.45%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Citrix
3 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
3 3 (10.34%) Apple
3 3 (10.34%) Reuters
3 3 (10.34%) Bloomberg
4 2 (6.90%) Clearswift
5 1 (3.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.45%) Remedy
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) Dell
5 1 (3.45%) Novell
5 1 (3.45%) SAP
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