The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lotus
England / East Midlands
Rank 91 86 91
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing Lotus 2 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.14% 0.56% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 1.35% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 1
Median daily rate £125 £114 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% -62.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £170 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -43.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £12.21
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +47.42%

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
692 669 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 47.36% 41.94% 42.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 356 309
Median daily rate £375 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £188 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 43 43
Median hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -10.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £10.10 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £39.70 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Lotus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire -11 2 £125 +9.64%
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (33.33%) Ticket Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
1 1 (33.33%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow