The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Derbyshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 34 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Lotus 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 2.49% 1.60% -
As % of the Vendors category 6.19% 3.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate £110 £321 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £275 £290
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-1.69% -0.84%
Vendors Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
97 61 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 40.25% 48.80% 60.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 33 59
Average daily rate £110 £313 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.80% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £68 £100 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £458 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 2 21
Average hourly rate £21.00 £27.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -32.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £13.08 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £27.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Lotus
East Midlands

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Derby - 1 £105 -
Lotus
East Midlands

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 38 (97.44%) IBM Notes
1 38 (97.44%) Microsoft
2 37 (94.87%) Windows
3 34 (87.18%) Active Directory
4 33 (84.62%) Windows XP
4 33 (84.62%) MS Exchange
4 33 (84.62%) NetWare
4 33 (84.62%) VPN
4 33 (84.62%) Windows 2000
4 33 (84.62%) MS Office
4 33 (84.62%) Novell
4 33 (84.62%) Blackberry
5 30 (76.92%) VBScript
5 30 (76.92%) HP
5 30 (76.92%) Citrix
5 30 (76.92%) ServiceCenter
5 30 (76.92%) PowerShell
5 30 (76.92%) XenDesktop
6 17 (43.59%) Windows 7
6 17 (43.59%) Apple iOS
6 17 (43.59%) Windows Vista
6 17 (43.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (43.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 17 (43.59%) ITSM
7 3 (7.69%) GIS
7 3 (7.69%) Financial Institution
7 3 (7.69%) Finance
8 1 (2.56%) MBA
8 1 (2.56%) Migration
8 1 (2.56%) C#

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 38 (97.44%) IBM Notes
2 33 (84.62%) MS Exchange
3 17 (43.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.56%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 33 (84.62%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 33 (84.62%) VPN
General
1 3 (7.69%) Financial Institution
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (76.92%) Support Engineer
2 13 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 13 (33.33%) Support Manager
2 13 (33.33%) Environment Manager
2 13 (33.33%) Service Support Manager
3 8 (20.51%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Service Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Remote Desktop Support
5 3 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support
6 1 (2.56%) Developer
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Developer
Miscellaneous
1 33 (84.62%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.69%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 37 (94.87%) Windows
2 33 (84.62%) Windows 2000
2 33 (84.62%) Windows XP
2 33 (84.62%) NetWare
3 17 (43.59%) Windows Vista
3 17 (43.59%) Windows 7
3 17 (43.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) ITSM
2 1 (2.56%) Migration
2 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (2.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) VBScript
1 30 (76.92%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) MBA
System Software
1 34 (87.18%) Active Directory
2 30 (76.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (76.92%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 38 (97.44%) Microsoft
2 33 (84.62%) Novell
3 30 (76.92%) HP
3 30 (76.92%) Citrix
4 1 (2.56%) SAP