The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 452 350 326
Rank change year-on-year
-102 -24
Contract jobs citing Lotus 139 244 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.48% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 1.06% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 124 146
Average daily rate
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£325 £218 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.42% -27.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £135 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
+54.44% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 39 41
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.40 £23.60 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-31.42% +4.47%
Lotus
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23242 23019 21938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.82% 45.54% 46.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14080 13196 12462
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 996 1040 1023
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in England

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in England

Lotus
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lotus across the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Lotus Daily Rate Histogram in England

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in England

Lotus
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lotus across the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Lotus Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Lotus
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 Lotus within the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
London -34 50 £240 +29.72%
East of England +9 21 £300 +46.34% 4
North West -31 16 £475 +46.15% 3
South West +3 13 £413 +3.12% 1
South East -80 13 £250 +11.11%
West Midlands -5 12 £375 +25.00% 3
Yorkshire -22 10 £325 - 2
East Midlands -17 3 £325 +10.16%
North East -32 1 - - 1
Lotus
UK

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 282 (92.76%) IBM Notes
2 142 (46.71%) Windows
3 120 (39.47%) Microsoft
4 99 (32.57%) Migration
5 92 (30.26%) MS Office
6 91 (29.93%) Active Directory
7 87 (28.62%) Citrix
8 70 (23.03%) ITIL
9 57 (18.75%) MS Exchange
10 52 (17.11%) Windows 7
11 50 (16.45%) Lotus Domino
12 47 (15.46%) VMware
13 44 (14.47%) MS Excel
14 35 (11.51%) Finance
14 35 (11.51%) Office 365
15 32 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
15 32 (10.53%) Windows XP
16 31 (10.20%) WAN
17 27 (8.88%) Symantec
17 27 (8.88%) SLA
17 27 (8.88%) VMware Infrastructure
18 26 (8.55%) Windows Server 2008
18 26 (8.55%) SCCM
18 26 (8.55%) Windows Server 2003
18 26 (8.55%) Project Management
19 25 (8.22%) SAP
20 24 (7.89%) DNS
20 24 (7.89%) Cisco
21 23 (7.57%) Service Delivery
21 23 (7.57%) McAfee

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 282 (92.76%) IBM Notes
2 57 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 50 (16.45%) Lotus Domino
4 32 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 22 (7.24%) Exchange Server 2013
6 18 (5.92%) SharePoint
7 17 (5.59%) Lync
8 11 (3.62%) IIS
9 9 (2.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.32%) GroupWise
10 4 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.32%) Apache
10 4 (1.32%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.33%) IBM Connections
13 1 (0.33%) FileNet
13 1 (0.33%) CMS
13 1 (0.33%) LiveLink
13 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 92 (30.26%) MS Office
2 44 (14.47%) MS Excel
3 13 (4.28%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.64%) MS Project
5 4 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.33%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.33%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 3 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.66%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.33%) Eikon
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 35 (11.51%) Office 365
2 4 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.99%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.66%) Google Drive
5 1 (0.33%) IaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Yammer
5 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.20%) WAN
2 24 (7.89%) DNS
3 19 (6.25%) LAN
4 14 (4.61%) TCP/IP
5 11 (3.62%) VPN
6 10 (3.29%) Internet
7 9 (2.96%) SSL
8 8 (2.63%) MPLS
9 7 (2.30%) DHCP
10 6 (1.97%) Firewall
10 6 (1.97%) Intranet
11 4 (1.32%) Skype
11 4 (1.32%) SMTP
11 4 (1.32%) VoIP
12 3 (0.99%) LDAP
12 3 (0.99%) HTTP
12 3 (0.99%) Kerberos
12 3 (0.99%) SAN
12 3 (0.99%) DMZ
13 2 (0.66%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.95%) Oracle Database
2 10 (3.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.64%) MS Access
4 4 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.32%) MarkLogic
5 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.33%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 6 (1.97%) MSI
2 4 (1.32%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.32%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.33%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.33%) StarTeam
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 35 (11.51%) Finance
2 18 (5.92%) Banking
3 15 (4.93%) Retail
4 10 (3.29%) Local Government
5 6 (1.97%) French Language
5 6 (1.97%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.64%) Law
7 4 (1.32%) Advertising
8 3 (0.99%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.66%) Back Office
10 1 (0.33%) Electronics
10 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.33%) Front Office
10 1 (0.33%) Legal
10 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 90 (29.61%) Analyst
2 48 (15.79%) Service Analyst
3 43 (14.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 31 (10.20%) Support Analyst
5 30 (9.87%) Architect
6 25 (8.22%) Project Manager
7 24 (7.89%) Support Engineer
8 20 (6.58%) Administrator
9 19 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
9 19 (6.25%) Business Analyst
10 18 (5.92%) Solutions Architect
10 18 (5.92%) Desktop Engineer
11 16 (5.26%) Desktop Support
11 16 (5.26%) Developer
12 15 (4.93%) 1st Line Support Analyst
13 13 (4.28%) 2nd Line Support
14 11 (3.62%) Technical Architect
14 11 (3.62%) Lotus Notes Administrator
15 10 (3.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 10 (3.29%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.62%) XML
2 10 (3.29%) HTML
3 7 (2.30%) Web Services
4 6 (1.97%) CSS
5 5 (1.64%) .NET
6 4 (1.32%) JSON
6 4 (1.32%) XPages
7 3 (0.99%) jQuery
7 3 (0.99%) SAML
7 3 (0.99%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (0.33%) Ajax
8 1 (0.33%) JavaBeans
8 1 (0.33%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.24%) Data Centre
2 19 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 18 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.63%) EMC VNX
5 6 (1.97%) CMDB
6 5 (1.64%) Statistics
6 5 (1.64%) Clustering
7 4 (1.32%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.32%) Replication
8 3 (0.99%) Private Cloud
8 3 (0.99%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.66%) PMI
9 2 (0.66%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.66%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.66%) Life Science
9 2 (0.66%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.66%) iPhone
9 2 (0.66%) BYOD
9 2 (0.66%) iPad
10 1 (0.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 142 (46.71%) Windows
2 52 (17.11%) Windows 7
3 32 (10.53%) Windows XP
4 26 (8.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (8.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (4.93%) Linux
6 14 (4.61%) Windows 8
7 13 (4.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.64%) Android
9 4 (1.32%) UNIX
9 4 (1.32%) CentOS
9 4 (1.32%) Mac OS
9 4 (1.32%) Windows NT
9 4 (1.32%) Fedora
10 2 (0.66%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.33%) AIX
11 1 (0.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (32.57%) Migration
2 70 (23.03%) ITIL
3 26 (8.55%) Project Management
4 23 (7.57%) Service Delivery
5 18 (5.92%) Incident Management
6 17 (5.59%) Service Management
7 16 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (4.93%) PRINCE2
9 12 (3.95%) Capacity Planning
10 11 (3.62%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (3.62%) Change Management
10 11 (3.62%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (3.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (2.96%) Data Protection
13 7 (2.30%) Business Analysis
13 7 (2.30%) UML
13 7 (2.30%) CRM
13 7 (2.30%) Mentoring
13 7 (2.30%) Data Migration
14 6 (1.97%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 17 (5.59%) SQL
3 14 (4.61%) Java
4 9 (2.96%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.30%) Python
6 6 (1.97%) C
7 5 (1.64%) C++
7 5 (1.64%) LotusScript
8 4 (1.32%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.32%) Perl
9 3 (0.99%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.66%) VBA
10 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.33%) VBScript
11 1 (0.33%) VB
11 1 (0.33%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (7.57%) Security Cleared
2 18 (5.92%) MCP
3 12 (3.95%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (2.96%) Degree
5 8 (2.63%) PMP
5 8 (2.63%) PMI Certification
6 7 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.30%) CCNA
6 7 (2.30%) MCSE
7 5 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.99%) CCENT
8 3 (0.99%) CCA
8 3 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.33%) MCITP
10 1 (0.33%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.33%) MCSA
10 1 (0.33%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.88%) SLA
2 4 (1.32%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 91 (29.93%) Active Directory
2 27 (8.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
4 17 (5.59%) Hyper-V
5 12 (3.95%) Xen
6 4 (1.32%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.32%) XenApp
7 3 (0.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.99%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.66%) MetaFrame
8 2 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.66%) XenServer
8 2 (0.66%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.66%) vSphere
9 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.33%) NDS
Systems Management
1 26 (8.55%) SCCM
2 6 (1.97%) AirWatch
3 4 (1.32%) Ansible
3 4 (1.32%) Puppet
3 4 (1.32%) Vagrant
3 4 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.32%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.99%) WSUS
5 2 (0.66%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.33%) OpenView
6 1 (0.33%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.33%) SCOM
6 1 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 120 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 87 (28.62%) Citrix
3 47 (15.46%) VMware
4 27 (8.88%) Symantec
5 25 (8.22%) SAP
6 24 (7.89%) Cisco
7 23 (7.57%) McAfee
8 21 (6.91%) Oracle
8 21 (6.91%) Adobe
9 20 (6.58%) EMC
10 13 (4.28%) IBM
10 13 (4.28%) NetApp
11 10 (3.29%) Dell
12 7 (2.30%) Apple
13 6 (1.97%) Juniper
13 6 (1.97%) HP
13 6 (1.97%) Remedy
14 5 (1.64%) Websense
14 5 (1.64%) Novell
15 4 (1.32%) Red Hat
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