The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Lotus 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 0.45% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £200 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £300 £201
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +49.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+5.35% -
Lotus
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Crawley region.

Vendors Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
105 66 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 46.88% 47.83% 32.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 47 21
Average daily rate £413 £370 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% -12.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Average hourly rate £17.95 £10.68 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.02% -37.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lotus across the Crawley region.

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lotus across the Crawley region.

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Lotus
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP