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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 123 121 125
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Lotus 5 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.77% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 1.62% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 12
Median daily rate £325 £218 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.42% -1.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £84 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £319 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £180
% change year-on-year
- +80.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 3
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £12.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+129.16% -27.27%
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
1253 1484 1360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 49.16% 47.64% 44.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 684 862 731
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 136 150
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £23.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -22.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.90 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Bedfordshire 0 2 £413 +157.81%
Hertfordshire +8 1 £238 -13.63%
Suffolk - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 23 (95.83%) IBM Notes
2 15 (62.50%) IBM Domino
3 11 (45.83%) Windows
4 10 (41.67%) MS Office
5 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 8 (33.33%) Citrix
7 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (25.00%) Symantec
7 6 (25.00%) Finance
7 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 5 (20.83%) Migration
8 5 (20.83%) Backup Exec
8 5 (20.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
8 5 (20.83%) ITIL
9 4 (16.67%) IBM
9 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 4 (16.67%) VMware
9 4 (16.67%) Change Control
9 4 (16.67%) Office 365
9 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
10 3 (12.50%) Project Governance
10 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (12.50%) Degree
10 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
10 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
10 3 (12.50%) Project Management
10 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (8.33%) SLA

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 23 (95.83%) IBM Notes
2 15 (62.50%) IBM Domino
3 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
5 1 (4.17%) IBM Connections
5 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DHCP
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) SMTP
1 1 (4.17%) SSL
1 1 (4.17%) VPN
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Domino Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Domino Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Migration Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Network Support
4 2 (8.33%) Office 365 Manager
4 2 (8.33%) PC Support
4 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Ajax
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) Dojo
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) JavaBeans
1 1 (4.17%) JSON
1 1 (4.17%) XML
1 1 (4.17%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Biometrics
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) EPoS
2 1 (4.17%) Health Informatics
2 1 (4.17%) Informatics
2 1 (4.17%) iPad
2 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
1 5 (20.83%) Migration
2 4 (16.67%) Change Control
3 3 (12.50%) Project Governance
3 3 (12.50%) Project Management
3 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (8.33%) Presales
4 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.33%) QMS
4 2 (8.33%) Quality Management
4 2 (8.33%) Release Management
4 2 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Email Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) IBM Certification
4 1 (4.17%) MCP
4 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
1 5 (20.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) Citrix
3 6 (25.00%) Symantec
4 4 (16.67%) IBM
4 4 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) Adobe
6 1 (4.17%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
6 1 (4.17%) IronPort