The first table below looks at the demand for IBM Notes skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Notes over the 3 months to 18 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 of the Application Platforms category for the East of England 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 123 112 113
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 21 6 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.67% 0.27% 0.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.78% 1.45% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 2
Average daily rate £288 £340 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.44% -4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £340 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £408 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £195 £272 £298
% change year-on-year
-28.17% -8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% -2.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.75 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -0.84%
Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
555 414 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.60% 18.38% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 193 264
Average daily rate £369 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.95% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £190 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 46 58
Average hourly rate £23.00 £23.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.12% +4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.34 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £36.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
IBM Notes
England

IBM Notes
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

IBM Notes Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

IBM Notes
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

IBM Notes Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

IBM Notes
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM Notes across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

IBM Notes Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

IBM Notes
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

IBM Notes Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

IBM Notes
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 18 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
Cambridgeshire -2 9 £475 -
Bedfordshire - 6 £410 - 2
Hertfordshire -6 5 £160 -62.35% 2
Norfolk +7 1 £250 -26.47%
Essex - - - - 1
IBM Notes
England

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 34 (100.00%) Lotus
2 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 20 (58.82%) Citrix
3 20 (58.82%) Windows
4 15 (44.12%) MS Office
5 14 (41.18%) McAfee
5 14 (41.18%) Incident Management
6 13 (38.24%) ITIL
7 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
7 11 (32.35%) Symantec
8 10 (29.41%) Blackberry
8 10 (29.41%) Configuration Management
8 10 (29.41%) Service Management
9 8 (23.53%) Cisco
9 8 (23.53%) Adobe
10 7 (20.59%) MCP
10 7 (20.59%) Project Management
10 7 (20.59%) Service Delivery
10 7 (20.59%) Change Management
11 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
11 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
11 6 (17.65%) Fat Client
11 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
11 6 (17.65%) Migration
11 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
11 6 (17.65%) LAN
11 6 (17.65%) WAN
11 6 (17.65%) DHCP
11 6 (17.65%) DNS

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.76%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 15 (44.12%) MS Office
2 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) LAN
1 6 (17.65%) WAN
1 6 (17.65%) DHCP
1 6 (17.65%) DNS
2 3 (8.82%) VPN
2 3 (8.82%) VoIP
General
1 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Support Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) 1st Line Support
3 8 (23.53%) Service Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Support Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (20.59%) IT Support Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) IT Support
5 4 (11.76%) Test Leader
6 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support
6 3 (8.82%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Configuration Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) CSS
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Blackberry
2 6 (17.65%) Fat Client
2 6 (17.65%) Thin Client
3 3 (8.82%) Clustering
3 3 (8.82%) CMDB
4 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Incident Management
2 13 (38.24%) ITIL
3 10 (29.41%) Configuration Management
3 10 (29.41%) Service Management
4 7 (20.59%) Project Management
4 7 (20.59%) Service Delivery
4 7 (20.59%) Change Management
5 6 (17.65%) Migration
5 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Test Management
6 5 (14.71%) Test Strategy
7 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
8 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
8 3 (8.82%) Email Migration
9 2 (5.88%) Supplier Management
10 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
10 1 (2.94%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) VB
1 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) LotusScript
2 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) MCP
2 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) ISEB Practitioner
3 4 (11.76%) ISEB
4 3 (8.82%) MCSE
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) XenApp
3 3 (8.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (2.94%) vSphere
4 1 (2.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Backup Exec
1 3 (8.82%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (8.82%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Lotus
2 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 20 (58.82%) Citrix
4 14 (41.18%) McAfee
5 11 (32.35%) Symantec
6 8 (23.53%) Cisco
6 8 (23.53%) Adobe
7 4 (11.76%) IBM
7 4 (11.76%) VMware
8 3 (8.82%) NetApp
8 3 (8.82%) HP
9 1 (2.94%) Mercator