The first table below looks at the demand for IBM Notes skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Notes over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the East Midlands 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 90 76 75
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 5 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.35% 0.97% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.09% 6.01% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Average daily rate
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- £125 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -54.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £178 £225 £250
% change year-on-year
-21.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 £14.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-10.16% +13.46%
Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
239 233 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.61% 16.08% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 132 89
Average daily rate £350 £300 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £189 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 13 17
Average hourly rate £13.62 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.31% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £10.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £25.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
IBM Notes
England

IBM Notes
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

IBM Notes Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

IBM Notes
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IBM Notes across the East Midlands region.

IBM Notes Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

IBM Notes
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes across the East Midlands region.

IBM Notes Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

IBM Notes
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Notes within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +2 2 - -
Northamptonshire -7 2 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
IBM Notes
England

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing IBM Notes 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 IBM Notes.

1 10 (100.00%) Lotus
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (70.00%) MS Office
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (60.00%) VPN
4 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) NetWare
6 4 (40.00%) Windows 2000
6 4 (40.00%) Citrix
6 4 (40.00%) Blackberry
6 4 (40.00%) Novell
6 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
7 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
7 3 (30.00%) ITSM
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Vista
7 3 (30.00%) ServiceCenter
7 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (30.00%) HP
7 3 (30.00%) VBScript
8 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (20.00%) WAN
8 2 (20.00%) Toad
8 2 (20.00%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (20.00%) AutoCAD

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing IBM Notes 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 IBM Notes. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (20.00%) Quickr
3 2 (20.00%) Lync
3 2 (20.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) AutoCAD
2 2 (20.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) Wireless
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) ADSL
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (20.00%) FMCG
3 1 (10.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (40.00%) NetWare
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 2000
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITSM
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) VBScript
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Lotus
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Novell
4 3 (30.00%) HP