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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lotus
England / East of England
Rank 120 115 97
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Contract jobs citing Lotus 5 8 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.34% 1.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.72% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 15
Median daily rate £200 £380 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.36% +111.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £175 £300
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 11
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £18.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-38.88% +44.00%

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
1007 1117 1258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 47.41% 47.37% 48.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 603 718
Median daily rate £388 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £561 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 115 120
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.42 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.30 £50.68 £35.26
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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
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 21 January 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
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Suffolk - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £200 - 1
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 of England region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) IBM Notes
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) Dell
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Avaya
5 2 (22.22%) Firmware
5 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) VoIP
5 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 2 (22.22%) SMTP
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
5 2 (22.22%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (22.22%) Finance

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 8 (88.89%) IBM Notes
2 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (22.22%) IBM Domino
3 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) Skype
1 2 (22.22%) SMTP
1 2 (22.22%) VoIP
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Dutch Language
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) German Language
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
1 2 (22.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (22.22%) Collaboration Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Messaging Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Senior Messaging Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Support
1 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Lotus Notes Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) Smartphone
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (22.22%) Change Management
1 2 (22.22%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Matrix Organization
1 2 (22.22%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Firmware
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Acronis
3 2 (22.22%) Avaya
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Dell
3 2 (22.22%) HP