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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 104 119 104
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Contract jobs citing Lotus 28 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.02% 0.63% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 2.01% 1.31% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 9
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£275 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £166 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £438 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £188 £300
% change year-on-year
+73.33% -37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 2
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -34.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
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
1390 1376 963
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 50.58% 48.15% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 779 685 443
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 118 125
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.39 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £41.10 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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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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
Hertfordshire +5 12 £275 +71.87% 1
Bedfordshire +7 8 £344 -16.15%
Cambridgeshire +3 8 - - 1
Suffolk - 1 £450 -
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 44 (93.62%) IBM Notes
2 30 (63.83%) MS Office
2 30 (63.83%) Windows
3 27 (57.45%) Citrix
4 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
5 23 (48.94%) ITIL
6 19 (40.43%) Symantec
7 16 (34.04%) McAfee
8 15 (31.91%) Adobe
9 14 (29.79%) Cisco
10 13 (27.66%) MCP
11 12 (25.53%) Service Delivery
11 12 (25.53%) Incident Management
12 11 (23.40%) Lotus Domino
13 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
13 8 (17.02%) LAN
13 8 (17.02%) WAN
13 8 (17.02%) VMware
14 7 (14.89%) Migration
14 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (14.89%) Active Directory
15 6 (12.77%) SLA
15 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (12.77%) Service Management
16 5 (10.64%) Statistics
16 5 (10.64%) Data Analysis
16 5 (10.64%) CMDB
16 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
16 5 (10.64%) VPN
16 5 (10.64%) MS Visio

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 44 (93.62%) IBM Notes
2 11 (23.40%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.13%) Lync
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 30 (63.83%) MS Office
2 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
3 5 (10.64%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) LAN
1 8 (17.02%) WAN
2 5 (10.64%) VPN
3 1 (2.13%) VoIP
3 1 (2.13%) DNS
3 1 (2.13%) DHCP
3 1 (2.13%) Internet
3 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) MS Access
General
1 3 (6.38%) Retail
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (61.70%) Analyst
2 22 (46.81%) Support Analyst
3 19 (40.43%) Service Analyst
4 14 (29.79%) 1st Line Support
4 14 (29.79%) Service Desk Analyst
4 14 (29.79%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Project Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Programme Manager
6 3 (6.38%) IT Support
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Manager
6 3 (6.38%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Support Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (6.38%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Statistics
1 5 (10.64%) CMDB
1 5 (10.64%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.26%) SecurID
4 1 (2.13%) AS400
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (63.83%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) ITIL
2 12 (25.53%) Service Delivery
2 12 (25.53%) Incident Management
3 7 (14.89%) Migration
4 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (12.77%) Service Management
5 5 (10.64%) Data Analysis
5 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.38%) Network Design
7 2 (4.26%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.26%) People Management
8 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.13%) Project Management
8 1 (2.13%) PRINCE
8 1 (2.13%) Change Management
8 1 (2.13%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (2.13%) Email Migration
8 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) VBScript
2 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) MCP
2 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.26%) Degree
5 1 (2.13%) MCSE
5 1 (2.13%) CCNA
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.13%) PMP
5 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (2.13%) MetaFrame
3 1 (2.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.26%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.13%) OpenView
2 1 (2.13%) WMI
Vendors
1 27 (57.45%) Citrix
2 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
3 19 (40.43%) Symantec
4 16 (34.04%) McAfee
5 15 (31.91%) Adobe
6 14 (29.79%) Cisco
7 8 (17.02%) VMware
8 4 (8.51%) IBM
9 1 (2.13%) Sun
9 1 (2.13%) HP
9 1 (2.13%) JD Edwards
9 1 (2.13%) Finjan
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