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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 129 132 116
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Contract jobs citing Lotus 16 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.51% 0.51% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 1.16% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 5
Average daily rate
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£225 £220 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -32.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 2
Average hourly rate £12.00 £20.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.16% +29.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-31.42% +4.47%
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
1409 1381 1103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.17% 44.02% 46.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 783 784 488
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 139 115
Average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lotus across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire 0 10 £150 -45.94%
Bedfordshire +15 2 £213 -48.48% 1
Norfolk +11 2 - -
Hertfordshire -4 1 - -
East Anglia - 1 £300 -
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Lotus 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 Lotus.

1 42 (97.67%) IBM Notes
2 26 (60.47%) Windows
2 26 (60.47%) MS Office
3 24 (55.81%) ITIL
4 21 (48.84%) Citrix
5 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
6 19 (44.19%) Symantec
7 15 (34.88%) McAfee
7 15 (34.88%) Adobe
7 15 (34.88%) Cisco
8 14 (32.56%) MCP
8 14 (32.56%) Service Delivery
8 14 (32.56%) Incident Management
9 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
10 10 (23.26%) Lotus Domino
11 8 (18.60%) LAN
11 8 (18.60%) WAN
11 8 (18.60%) Migration
12 6 (13.95%) Office 365
13 5 (11.63%) Service Management
13 5 (11.63%) Statistics
13 5 (11.63%) Data Analysis
13 5 (11.63%) CMDB
13 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
13 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
13 5 (11.63%) MS Access
13 5 (11.63%) MS Visio
13 5 (11.63%) SQL
13 5 (11.63%) IBM

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Lotus 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 Lotus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 42 (97.67%) IBM Notes
2 10 (23.26%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.65%) Lync
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (60.47%) MS Office
2 5 (11.63%) MS Visio
3 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) LAN
1 8 (18.60%) WAN
2 3 (6.98%) VPN
3 2 (4.65%) DNS
3 2 (4.65%) DHCP
3 2 (4.65%) Firewall
4 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) MS Access
General
1 3 (6.98%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Analyst
2 21 (48.84%) Service Analyst
3 17 (39.53%) Support Analyst
4 16 (37.21%) Service Desk Analyst
5 14 (32.56%) 1st Line Support
5 14 (32.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (9.30%) Administrator
7 4 (9.30%) Project Manager
8 3 (6.98%) Programme Manager
8 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
9 2 (4.65%) IT Support
9 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 2 (4.65%) IT Support Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Lotus Notes Administrator
9 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
10 1 (2.33%) Data Analyst
10 1 (2.33%) IT Trainer
10 1 (2.33%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Statistics
1 5 (11.63%) CMDB
2 4 (9.30%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.33%) AS400
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (60.47%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) ITIL
2 14 (32.56%) Service Delivery
2 14 (32.56%) Incident Management
3 8 (18.60%) Migration
4 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (11.63%) Data Analysis
4 5 (11.63%) Service Management
4 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.65%) Project Management
5 2 (4.65%) PRINCE
5 2 (4.65%) Supplier Management
5 2 (4.65%) People Management
6 1 (2.33%) Time Management
6 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.33%) Email Migration
6 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.33%) Change Management
6 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) MCP
2 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.65%) Degree
5 1 (2.33%) PMP
5 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (2.33%) MetaFrame
3 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) Citrix
2 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
3 19 (44.19%) Symantec
4 15 (34.88%) McAfee
4 15 (34.88%) Adobe
4 15 (34.88%) Cisco
5 5 (11.63%) IBM
6 4 (9.30%) VMware
7 1 (2.33%) Finjan
7 1 (2.33%) Dell
7 1 (2.33%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.33%) SAP
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