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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 95 108 112
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Contract jobs citing Lotus 29 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.14% 0.69% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 2.27% 1.52% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 2
Average daily rate
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£180 £143 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £125 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £160 £185
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £165 £225
% change year-on-year
+91.66% -26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 7
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-17.24% +7.40%
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
1276 1055 1150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 50.30% 45.55% 47.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 552 544
Average daily rate £390 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £143 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 110 131
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.80 £40.00 £37.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -4 14 - - 1
Hertfordshire -3 3 £110 -31.25%
Suffolk - - - -
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 46 (90.20%) IBM Notes
2 39 (76.47%) Windows
2 39 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 33 (64.71%) MS Office
4 31 (60.78%) Citrix
5 24 (47.06%) ITIL
6 18 (35.29%) MS Excel
6 18 (35.29%) Symantec
7 17 (33.33%) McAfee
8 16 (31.37%) Incident Management
9 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (29.41%) HP
9 15 (29.41%) MCP
9 15 (29.41%) SLA
10 14 (27.45%) Cisco
10 14 (27.45%) Adobe
10 14 (27.45%) Service Delivery
11 10 (19.61%) VMware
11 10 (19.61%) Lotus Domino
11 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
11 10 (19.61%) OpenView
12 7 (13.73%) Terminal Services
12 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
12 7 (13.73%) IIS
12 7 (13.73%) Service Management
12 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (11.76%) ITIL V3
13 6 (11.76%) Change Management
13 6 (11.76%) Network Design

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 46 (90.20%) IBM Notes
2 10 (19.61%) Lotus Domino
3 7 (13.73%) IIS
4 6 (11.76%) Apache
5 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
5 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 33 (64.71%) MS Office
2 18 (35.29%) MS Excel
3 5 (9.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) DHCP
1 6 (11.76%) DNS
2 5 (9.80%) VPN
2 5 (9.80%) LDAP
3 4 (7.84%) Wireless
3 4 (7.84%) VoIP
4 2 (3.92%) Firewall
4 2 (3.92%) WAN
5 1 (1.96%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.96%) BGP
5 1 (1.96%) MPLS
5 1 (1.96%) OSPF
5 1 (1.96%) SMTP
5 1 (1.96%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.96%) ATM
5 1 (1.96%) ISDN
5 1 (1.96%) LAN
5 1 (1.96%) Frame Relay
5 1 (1.96%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MSI
Job Titles
1 29 (56.86%) Analyst
2 22 (43.14%) Support Analyst
3 17 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 17 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 12 (23.53%) 1st Line Support
4 12 (23.53%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Desktop Support
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Support Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Help Desk Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
8 3 (5.88%) IT Support
9 2 (3.92%) Build Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Exchange Consultant
9 2 (3.92%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) Middleware
2 2 (3.92%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.96%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) SecurID
2 4 (7.84%) CMDB
2 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 39 (76.47%) Windows
2 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.84%) Windows XP
5 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) ITIL
2 16 (31.37%) Incident Management
3 14 (27.45%) Service Delivery
4 7 (13.73%) Service Management
5 6 (11.76%) ITIL V3
5 6 (11.76%) Change Management
5 6 (11.76%) Network Design
5 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.84%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (7.84%) Problem Management
6 4 (7.84%) CRM
6 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.88%) Migration
7 3 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (3.92%) Project Management
9 1 (1.96%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.96%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) C
3 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) MCP
2 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.96%) CCNA
4 1 (1.96%) MCSE
4 1 (1.96%) Degree
4 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (29.41%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.73%) Terminal Services
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.96%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.96%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.96%) XenApp
5 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (19.61%) OpenView
2 6 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (7.84%) Tivoli
4 3 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (3.92%) SCCM
5 2 (3.92%) WMI
6 1 (1.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.96%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 39 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 31 (60.78%) Citrix
3 18 (35.29%) Symantec
4 17 (33.33%) McAfee
5 15 (29.41%) HP
6 14 (27.45%) Cisco
6 14 (27.45%) Adobe
7 10 (19.61%) VMware
8 6 (11.76%) Oracle
9 1 (1.96%) Dell
9 1 (1.96%) Avaya
9 1 (1.96%) Juniper
9 1 (1.96%) Veritas
9 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.96%) Websense
9 1 (1.96%) Sun
9 1 (1.96%) BT
9 1 (1.96%) 3Com
9 1 (1.96%) Brocade
9 1 (1.96%) SonicWALL
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