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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lotus
England / East of England
Rank 112 111 105
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing Lotus 11 12 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.53% 0.51% 0.94%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 1.12% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 8
Median daily rate £200 £170 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -29.89%
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £174 £300
% change year-on-year
-16.42% -42.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £12.21
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +47.42%

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
898 1067 1282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 43.61% 45.21% 50.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 609 688
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 91 130
Median hourly rate £21.50 £20.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.61% +18.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £12.35 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £57.50 £33.26
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 25 February 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
Hertfordshire - 6 £200 - 1
Bedfordshire -2 2 - -
Suffolk - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 13 (92.86%) IBM Notes
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 6 (42.86%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) LAN
5 4 (28.57%) WAN
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (21.43%) Java SE
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (21.43%) Software Deployment
6 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
7 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (14.29%) Acronis
7 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
7 2 (14.29%) vSphere
7 2 (14.29%) SaaS
7 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning

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 13 (92.86%) IBM Notes
2 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
4 1 (7.14%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) LAN
1 4 (28.57%) WAN
2 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) Internet
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
3 2 (14.29%) Skype
3 2 (14.29%) SMTP
3 2 (14.29%) VoIP
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 2 (14.29%) Dutch Language
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) German Language
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
1 2 (14.29%) Spanish Language
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Support
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) Collaboration Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Messaging Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Support
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) Smartphone
4 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (21.43%) Software Deployment
2 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (14.29%) Change Management
2 2 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
4 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (14.29%) vSphere
5 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Acronis
3 2 (14.29%) Avaya
3 2 (14.29%) Dell
3 2 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Adobe
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec