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 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 91 92 91
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Lotus 2 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.71% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 1.58% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £111 £238 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.26% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £306 £185
% change year-on-year
-15.10% +65.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £16.83 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.43 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-2.75% +6.37%
Lotus
England

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
621 761 595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.91% 44.79% 39.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 395 254
Median daily rate £400 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 38 83
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.63 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%

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 29 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 2 £111 -
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 9 (81.82%) MS Office
2 9 (81.82%) VBScript
2 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
2 9 (81.82%) Windows XP
2 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 9 (81.82%) VPN
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) HP
2 9 (81.82%) Citrix
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (81.82%) Blackberry
2 9 (81.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (81.82%) PowerShell
2 9 (81.82%) XenDesktop
2 9 (81.82%) Apple iOS
2 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (81.82%) Windows 8
2 9 (81.82%) SharePoint 2013
2 9 (81.82%) Windows 10
3 7 (63.64%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (36.36%) Internet
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
7 2 (18.18%) Billing
7 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (18.18%) IBM Domino

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 11 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 9 (81.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
2 9 (81.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (18.18%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) VPN
2 4 (36.36%) Internet
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Billing
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) IT Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) IT Support
2 6 (54.55%) IT Support Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Service Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Lotus Notes Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Blackberry
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Apple iOS
2 9 (81.82%) Windows 10
2 9 (81.82%) Windows 8
2 9 (81.82%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) PowerShell
1 9 (81.82%) VBScript
2 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
1 9 (81.82%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Citrix
1 9 (81.82%) HP
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat