The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 114 117 125
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing Lotus 14 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.56% 0.84% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 1.18% 1.70% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 9
Median daily rate £294 £275 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £85 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £488 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £333 £200
% change year-on-year
-21.80% +66.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £13.94 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.64% -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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1187 1468 1416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 47.20% 49.39% 46.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 618 836 728
Median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 132 138
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £41.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Lotus
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 Lotus across the East of England region.

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Lotus
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lotus across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Lotus Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Lotus
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 Lotus across the East of England region.

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 24 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
Hertfordshire +6 6 £294 +6.81% 1
Cambridgeshire +14 4 £135 -
Bedfordshire +2 2 £413 +27.41%
Suffolk -3 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 of England region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 27 (96.43%) IBM Notes
2 18 (64.29%) IBM Domino
3 14 (50.00%) Windows
4 13 (46.43%) MS Office
5 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 11 (39.29%) Citrix
7 8 (28.57%) ITIL
7 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 8 (28.57%) Office 365
8 7 (25.00%) Finance
8 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 7 (25.00%) IBM
9 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
9 6 (21.43%) Symantec
9 6 (21.43%) Migration
9 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
10 5 (17.86%) Change Control
10 5 (17.86%) Backup Exec
10 5 (17.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (14.29%) VMware
11 4 (14.29%) SCCM
11 4 (14.29%) Project Governance
11 4 (14.29%) Project Management
11 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
11 4 (14.29%) DHCP
11 4 (14.29%) DNS
11 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
12 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Analysis
12 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (10.71%) Risk Management

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 27 (96.43%) IBM Notes
2 18 (64.29%) IBM Domino
3 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
4 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
6 1 (3.57%) IBM Connections
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (46.43%) MS Office
2 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) DHCP
1 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) SMTP
2 1 (3.57%) SSL
2 1 (3.57%) VPN
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Architect
2 4 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Lotus Notes Support
3 3 (10.71%) Migration Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Office 365 Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Ajax
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
1 1 (3.57%) Dojo
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) JavaBeans
1 1 (3.57%) JSON
1 1 (3.57%) XML
1 1 (3.57%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Biometrics
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) EPoS
2 1 (3.57%) Health Informatics
2 1 (3.57%) Informatics
2 1 (3.57%) iPad
2 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) Migration
3 5 (17.86%) Change Control
4 4 (14.29%) Project Governance
4 4 (14.29%) Project Management
5 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.14%) Capacity Management
6 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (7.14%) Presales
6 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.14%) QMS
6 2 (7.14%) Quality Management
6 2 (7.14%) Release Management
6 2 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) IBM Certification
4 1 (3.57%) MCP
4 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Backup Exec
2 4 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) Citrix
3 7 (25.00%) IBM
4 6 (21.43%) Symantec
5 4 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle
7 1 (3.57%) Adobe
7 1 (3.57%) Dell
7 1 (3.57%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.57%) IronPort