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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lotus
UK / England
Rank 499 482 394
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -88
Contract jobs citing Lotus 80 130 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.27% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.63% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 75 91
Median daily rate £143 £168 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.92% -38.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £114 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £490 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £170 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -43.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 27
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.02% +54.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.30 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £25.66 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £12.21
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +47.42%

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
18549 20510 21772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.29% 43.01% 45.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 11657 12477 12720
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 663 792 907
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £17.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +13.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Lotus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
London +1 29 £208 -30.83% 4
South East +16 18 £129 -18.25% 1
North West +30 12 £130 -74.00% 1
East of England +3 11 £200 +17.64% 1
East Midlands -2 3 £125 +9.64%
South West +8 2 £413 +243.75% 3
North East - 2 £90 -
Yorkshire +12 1 - - 1
Lotus
UK

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 163 (93.14%) IBM Notes
2 98 (56.00%) Windows
3 83 (47.43%) Microsoft
4 74 (42.29%) MS Office
5 65 (37.14%) Active Directory
6 63 (36.00%) Windows 7
7 42 (24.00%) Blackberry
8 41 (23.43%) MS Excel
9 38 (21.71%) Windows XP
10 36 (20.57%) Citrix
11 28 (16.00%) VPN
11 28 (16.00%) ITIL
12 25 (14.29%) Windows Server
13 24 (13.71%) IBM Domino
14 23 (13.14%) Change Management
14 23 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (12.57%) Banking
16 21 (12.00%) Finance
16 21 (12.00%) Bloomberg
17 19 (10.86%) Migration
17 19 (10.86%) Incident Management
17 19 (10.86%) Microsoft Certification
17 19 (10.86%) Windows Server 2003
18 18 (10.29%) Reuters
18 18 (10.29%) Service Management
18 18 (10.29%) TCP/IP
18 18 (10.29%) VMware
18 18 (10.29%) Office 365
19 17 (9.71%) Cisco
20 16 (9.14%) Internet

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 163 (93.14%) IBM Notes
2 24 (13.71%) IBM Domino
3 16 (9.14%) SharePoint
4 15 (8.57%) MS Exchange
5 12 (6.86%) Skype for Business
6 9 (5.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (3.43%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (2.29%) FileNet
11 3 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (1.14%) CMS
13 1 (0.57%) QuickPlace
13 1 (0.57%) Quickr
13 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 74 (42.29%) MS Office
2 41 (23.43%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.29%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.57%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (8.00%) Eikon
2 1 (0.57%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.29%) Office 365
2 2 (1.14%) SaaS
3 1 (0.57%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 28 (16.00%) VPN
2 18 (10.29%) TCP/IP
3 16 (9.14%) Internet
3 16 (9.14%) LAN
4 12 (6.86%) Skype
5 11 (6.29%) DHCP
6 10 (5.71%) DNS
6 10 (5.71%) WAN
6 10 (5.71%) Wireless
7 7 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (4.00%) Firewall
8 6 (3.43%) VoIP
9 4 (2.29%) Ethernet
9 4 (2.29%) SMTP
9 4 (2.29%) Unified Communications
10 3 (1.71%) SAN
11 2 (1.14%) Network Security
11 2 (1.14%) S/MIME
11 2 (1.14%) SSL
11 2 (1.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.71%) DataStage
3 1 (0.57%) DB2
3 1 (0.57%) MySQL
3 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.57%) NetBeans
General
1 22 (12.57%) Banking
2 21 (12.00%) Finance
3 14 (8.00%) Retail
3 14 (8.00%) Retail Banking
4 4 (2.29%) Back Office
4 4 (2.29%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.29%) Korean Language
4 4 (2.29%) Military
5 2 (1.14%) Dutch Language
5 2 (1.14%) German Language
5 2 (1.14%) Legal
5 2 (1.14%) Marketing
5 2 (1.14%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (28.00%) Analyst
2 38 (21.71%) Support Engineer
3 31 (17.71%) Desktop Support
4 25 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 25 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 25 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
5 20 (11.43%) Desktop Engineer
5 20 (11.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 18 (10.29%) Service Desk Support
7 17 (9.71%) Support Analyst
8 16 (9.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 14 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
9 14 (8.00%) Deskside Support
10 13 (7.43%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
10 13 (7.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 13 (7.43%) Service Desk Engineer
11 12 (6.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 12 (6.86%) Deskside Engineer
11 12 (6.86%) Deskside Support Engineer
12 11 (6.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.00%) .NET
2 4 (2.29%) ASP.NET
2 4 (2.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (2.29%) Web Services
3 3 (1.71%) AngularJS
3 3 (1.71%) Java SE
3 3 (1.71%) XMPP
4 2 (1.14%) HTML
4 2 (1.14%) jQuery
4 2 (1.14%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (0.57%) ADO
5 1 (0.57%) ODBC
5 1 (0.57%) XML
5 1 (0.57%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 42 (24.00%) Blackberry
2 23 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.29%) Data Centre
3 11 (6.29%) iPad
3 11 (6.29%) iPhone
4 8 (4.57%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.00%) BYOD
6 6 (3.43%) Client/Server
6 6 (3.43%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.71%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.71%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.71%) Replication
7 3 (1.71%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.14%) AS400
8 2 (1.14%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.14%) iSeries
8 2 (1.14%) PKI
9 1 (0.57%) CMDB
9 1 (0.57%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 98 (56.00%) Windows
2 63 (36.00%) Windows 7
3 38 (21.71%) Windows XP
4 25 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 19 (10.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (9.14%) Windows 8
7 13 (7.43%) Android
7 13 (7.43%) Apple iOS
8 12 (6.86%) Windows 10
9 10 (5.71%) Mac OS
10 9 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (1.71%) Linux
12 3 (1.71%) Windows 2000
13 2 (1.14%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.14%) Unix
13 2 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (16.00%) ITIL
2 23 (13.14%) Change Management
3 19 (10.86%) Incident Management
3 19 (10.86%) Migration
4 18 (10.29%) Service Management
5 16 (9.14%) Problem Management
6 7 (4.00%) Trend Analysis
7 6 (3.43%) ERP
7 6 (3.43%) Software Deployment
7 6 (3.43%) Validation
8 5 (2.86%) Project Management
9 4 (2.29%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (2.29%) Coaching
9 4 (2.29%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (2.29%) Extreme Programming
9 4 (2.29%) Identity Management
9 4 (2.29%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (2.29%) MVC
9 4 (2.29%) TDD
9 4 (2.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.14%) Java
2 9 (5.14%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.43%) SQL
3 6 (3.43%) VBScript
4 4 (2.29%) C#
4 4 (2.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.14%) C
5 2 (1.14%) LotusScript
6 1 (0.57%) Formula Language
6 1 (0.57%) PHP
6 1 (0.57%) Python
6 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.57%) VB
6 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.57%) VB6
6 1 (0.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (10.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 12 (6.86%) MCP
3 12 (6.86%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.00%) A+ Certification
4 7 (4.00%) MCDST
5 6 (3.43%) Degree
5 6 (3.43%) MCSE
6 5 (2.86%) MCSA
7 4 (2.29%) ACDT
7 4 (2.29%) ACHDS
7 4 (2.29%) ACTC
7 4 (2.29%) MCSM
7 4 (2.29%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (1.71%) CCNA
8 3 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.57%) MCITP
10 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.43%) SLA
2 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 65 (37.14%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.14%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (3.43%) XenDesktop
5 5 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.71%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.14%) Postfix
7 2 (1.14%) Sendmail
7 2 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.14%) vSphere
7 2 (1.14%) XenApp
8 1 (0.57%) Firmware
8 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (6.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 8 (4.57%) SCCM
3 6 (3.43%) WSUS
4 3 (1.71%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.57%) BMC Marimba
6 1 (0.57%) DameWare
6 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.57%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (0.57%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 83 (47.43%) Microsoft
2 36 (20.57%) Citrix
3 21 (12.00%) Bloomberg
4 18 (10.29%) Reuters
4 18 (10.29%) VMware
5 17 (9.71%) Cisco
6 13 (7.43%) Apple
7 9 (5.14%) HP
7 9 (5.14%) SAP
8 7 (4.00%) Dell
8 7 (4.00%) Oracle
9 6 (3.43%) Remedy
10 5 (2.86%) MuleSoft
11 4 (2.29%) Adobe
11 4 (2.29%) Cognos
11 4 (2.29%) Symantec
12 3 (1.71%) Avaya
12 3 (1.71%) Intel Security
12 3 (1.71%) ServiceNow
13 2 (1.14%) Acronis
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