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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 91 89 87
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Lotus 3 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.20% 0.57% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 1.34% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £238 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £325 £200
% change year-on-year
-18.46% +62.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £15.75 £16.83 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% +16.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £16.83 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.35 £16.83 £17.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £13.94 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+18.40% -3.89%
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
595 673 554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.25% 42.62% 37.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 362 266
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £178 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 68
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.83 £13.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.67% +21.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.33 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £47.25 £35.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+15.24% +7.19%

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 30 June 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
Northamptonshire -2 3 - - 1
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 9 (100.00%) MS Office
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 6 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 6 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (66.67%) VPN
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (66.67%) VBScript
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 6 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel

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 9 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 6 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) Internet
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Service Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) IT Support
3 3 (33.33%) Desktop Support
3 3 (33.33%) IT Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 6 (66.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Citrix
1 6 (66.67%) HP
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft