The first table below looks at the demand for IBM Notes skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Notes over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the England region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 366 306 328
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +22
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 231 203 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.47% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.61% 2.68% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 110 113
Average daily rate £190 £250 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% -15.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £135 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £195 £272 £298
% change year-on-year
-28.17% -8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 33 40
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +0.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £19.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.75 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -0.84%
Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8862 7568 9093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.26% 17.56% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5471 4343 5044
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 304 396 415
Average hourly rate £18.35 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.17 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
IBM Notes
UK

IBM Notes
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

IBM Notes Jobs Demand Trend in England

IBM Notes
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IBM Notes across the England region.

IBM Notes Daily Rate Trend in England

IBM Notes
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM Notes across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

IBM Notes Daily Rate Histogram in England

IBM Notes
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes across the England region.

IBM Notes Hourly Rate Trend in England

IBM Notes
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM Notes across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

IBM Notes Hourly Rate Histogram in England

IBM Notes
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Notes within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -27 111 £185 -32.72% 8
South East -7 46 £200 - 4
West Midlands -6 22 £250 +25.00% 1
East of England -11 21 £288 -15.44% 4
North West -14 13 £230 +70.37%
Yorkshire -21 9 £150 -40.00%
East Midlands -9 8 £110 -58.49% 2
South West -23 1 - -
North East - - - - 1
IBM Notes
UK

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IBM Notes 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 IBM Notes.

1 491 (100.00%) Lotus
2 282 (57.43%) Windows
3 251 (51.12%) Microsoft
4 221 (45.01%) MS Office
5 169 (34.42%) Active Directory
6 157 (31.98%) Windows 7
7 154 (31.36%) Windows XP
8 149 (30.35%) Blackberry
9 147 (29.94%) Citrix
10 121 (24.64%) MS Exchange
11 107 (21.79%) MS Excel
12 105 (21.38%) ITIL
13 80 (16.29%) Migration
14 74 (15.07%) Finance
15 72 (14.66%) HP
16 64 (13.03%) VPN
16 64 (13.03%) Banking
17 63 (12.83%) PowerShell
18 60 (12.22%) Lotus Domino
19 53 (10.79%) Windows 2000
19 53 (10.79%) VBScript
20 51 (10.39%) Novell
21 50 (10.18%) NetWare
22 49 (9.98%) XenDesktop
23 48 (9.78%) ServiceCenter
24 47 (9.57%) Windows Server 2008
25 43 (8.76%) SharePoint
26 42 (8.55%) Project Management
27 39 (7.94%) Configuration Management
27 39 (7.94%) Service Management

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IBM Notes 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 IBM Notes. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 121 (24.64%) MS Exchange
2 60 (12.22%) Lotus Domino
3 43 (8.76%) SharePoint
4 34 (6.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 29 (5.91%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (3.26%) Lync
8 14 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (2.44%) CMS
10 8 (1.63%) Office Communications Server
10 8 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.81%) Zimbra
13 2 (0.41%) Quickr
14 1 (0.20%) IIS
14 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 221 (45.01%) MS Office
2 107 (21.79%) MS Excel
3 31 (6.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.22%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.61%) MS Project
6 1 (0.20%) CATIA
6 1 (0.20%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (3.05%) Eikon
2 3 (0.61%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (0.20%) Movex
3 1 (0.20%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.46%) Office 365
2 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 64 (13.03%) VPN
2 33 (6.72%) TCP/IP
3 25 (5.09%) Internet
3 25 (5.09%) LAN
4 21 (4.28%) WAN
5 18 (3.67%) DNS
6 15 (3.05%) Intranet
7 12 (2.44%) DHCP
8 10 (2.04%) VoIP
9 7 (1.43%) Firewall
10 5 (1.02%) Wireless
10 5 (1.02%) Softphone
10 5 (1.02%) Broadband
11 4 (0.81%) SAN
11 4 (0.81%) 3G
12 3 (0.61%) ADSL
13 2 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
14 1 (0.20%) ISDN
14 1 (0.20%) WLAN
14 1 (0.20%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.89%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (2.44%) MS Access
3 8 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (0.81%) Ingres
5 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.61%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.20%) MSI
General
1 74 (15.07%) Finance
2 64 (13.03%) Banking
3 24 (4.89%) Retail
4 18 (3.67%) Legal
5 11 (2.24%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.24%) French Language
6 10 (2.04%) Investment Banking
7 9 (1.83%) Back Office
7 9 (1.83%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.02%) Marketing
9 4 (0.81%) Law
9 4 (0.81%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.41%) Advertising
10 2 (0.41%) Publishing
11 1 (0.20%) Front Office
11 1 (0.20%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 155 (31.57%) Analyst
2 116 (23.63%) Support Engineer
3 71 (14.46%) Desktop Support
4 70 (14.26%) Support Analyst
5 54 (11.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 49 (9.98%) Service Desk Analyst
7 48 (9.78%) Service Analyst
8 38 (7.74%) Developer
9 37 (7.54%) 1st Line Support
10 31 (6.31%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 31 (6.31%) Desktop Analyst
11 27 (5.50%) Desktop Engineer
12 26 (5.30%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 26 (5.30%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 25 (5.09%) Lotus Notes Developer
14 22 (4.48%) IT Support
15 19 (3.87%) 1st Line Support Analyst
16 16 (3.26%) Consultant
16 16 (3.26%) IT Support Engineer
17 15 (3.05%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.28%) HTML
2 14 (2.85%) XPages
2 14 (2.85%) XMPP
3 12 (2.44%) .NET
4 10 (2.04%) CSS
5 6 (1.22%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (0.81%) XML
7 3 (0.61%) Ajax
7 3 (0.61%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (0.61%) WCF
8 2 (0.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (0.41%) HTML5
8 2 (0.41%) REST
8 2 (0.41%) WF
8 2 (0.41%) XSD
8 2 (0.41%) ADO.NET
8 2 (0.41%) WinForms
9 1 (0.20%) ODBC
9 1 (0.20%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 149 (30.35%) Blackberry
2 17 (3.46%) iPhone
3 16 (3.26%) CMDB
4 13 (2.65%) iPad
5 11 (2.24%) Thin Client
5 11 (2.24%) Fat Client
6 8 (1.63%) Handset
7 5 (1.02%) Mainframe
8 4 (0.81%) Data Extraction
8 4 (0.81%) NHS
8 4 (0.81%) PMI
8 4 (0.81%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.81%) Clustering
8 4 (0.81%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.61%) GIS
9 3 (0.61%) AS400
9 3 (0.61%) Mobile Computing
10 2 (0.41%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.41%) Replication
11 1 (0.20%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 282 (57.43%) Windows
2 157 (31.98%) Windows 7
3 154 (31.36%) Windows XP
4 53 (10.79%) Windows 2000
5 50 (10.18%) NetWare
6 47 (9.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (6.11%) Windows Vista
8 29 (5.91%) Apple iOS
9 27 (5.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (2.44%) Windows 8
12 9 (1.83%) Android
13 8 (1.63%) UNIX
14 7 (1.43%) Mac OS X
15 6 (1.22%) Linux
16 5 (1.02%) Windows Phone
17 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X Server
17 2 (0.41%) HPUX
18 1 (0.20%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (21.38%) ITIL
2 80 (16.29%) Migration
3 42 (8.55%) Project Management
4 39 (7.94%) Configuration Management
4 39 (7.94%) Service Management
5 30 (6.11%) Incident Management
6 26 (5.30%) ITSM
7 22 (4.48%) Change Management
8 18 (3.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (3.67%) Service Delivery
9 17 (3.46%) Time Management
10 14 (2.85%) Workflow
11 11 (2.24%) Data Protection
12 10 (2.04%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (2.04%) Asset Management
13 9 (1.83%) PRINCE2
13 9 (1.83%) Supplier Management
14 8 (1.63%) Test Scripting
14 8 (1.63%) Business Analysis
14 8 (1.63%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 63 (12.83%) PowerShell
2 53 (10.79%) VBScript
3 36 (7.33%) SQL
4 20 (4.07%) LotusScript
5 13 (2.65%) C#
6 10 (2.04%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.43%) VBA
8 6 (1.22%) VB
8 6 (1.22%) C
9 5 (1.02%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.61%) Formula Language
10 3 (0.61%) Ruby
11 1 (0.20%) C++
11 1 (0.20%) Java
11 1 (0.20%) Korn
11 1 (0.20%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 37 (7.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (3.87%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.67%) SC Cleared
4 17 (3.46%) MCP
5 13 (2.65%) MCSE
6 7 (1.43%) ISEB
7 5 (1.02%) ISEB Practitioner
7 5 (1.02%) Degree
8 4 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.81%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.41%) CCNA
9 2 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.20%) CCVP
10 1 (0.20%) MCSA
10 1 (0.20%) PMP
10 1 (0.20%) CNE
10 1 (0.20%) Novell Certification
10 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.91%) SLA
2 15 (3.05%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 169 (34.42%) Active Directory
2 49 (9.98%) XenDesktop
3 19 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (3.46%) XenApp
5 15 (3.05%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.02%) VMware Server
7 4 (0.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (0.61%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.41%) vSphere
9 2 (0.41%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.20%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.20%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.20%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 48 (9.78%) ServiceCenter
2 21 (4.28%) SCOM
3 20 (4.07%) SCCM
4 10 (2.04%) SCVMM
4 10 (2.04%) SCDPM
5 9 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (1.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 8 (1.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (1.22%) Tivoli
8 5 (1.02%) OpenView
8 5 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.81%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.61%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 2 (0.41%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.41%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 491 (100.00%) Lotus
2 251 (51.12%) Microsoft
3 147 (29.94%) Citrix
4 72 (14.66%) HP
5 51 (10.39%) Novell
6 36 (7.33%) Cisco
7 34 (6.92%) Bloomberg
8 33 (6.72%) IBM
9 32 (6.52%) VMware
10 27 (5.50%) Reuters
11 26 (5.30%) Symantec
12 24 (4.89%) Fidessa
13 18 (3.67%) ServiceNow
13 18 (3.67%) McAfee
14 11 (2.24%) Oracle
14 11 (2.24%) Adobe
15 9 (1.83%) Avaya
15 9 (1.83%) LANDesk
16 7 (1.43%) SAP
16 7 (1.43%) NetApp
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