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 June 2016 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 482 466 341
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -125
Contract jobs citing Lotus 147 164 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.32% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% 0.72% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 71 142
Median daily rate £260 £325 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +62.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £160 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £520 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £333 £200
% change year-on-year
-21.80% +66.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 30
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £28.70 £22.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £13.94 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.64% -3.89%
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
21908 22784 21998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.42% 44.78% 44.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13748 13655 12696
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 726 1036 978
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £41.17 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%

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 June 2016.

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 June 2016.

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 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +4 56 £338 +5.96% 3
South West +3 15 £195 -40.00% 2
North East - 15 £260 - 1
East of England +3 14 £294 +6.81% 1
South East -5 13 £150 -53.84%
West Midlands -13 12 £280 -42.56% 2
North West -19 12 £438 -1.68%
Yorkshire 0 7 £475 +46.15% 5
East Midlands -4 3 - - 2
Lotus
UK

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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.

1 252 (96.18%) IBM Notes
2 157 (59.92%) Windows
3 107 (40.84%) Active Directory
4 96 (36.64%) Microsoft
5 83 (31.68%) MS Office
6 75 (28.63%) IBM Domino
7 70 (26.72%) ITIL
8 64 (24.43%) MS Excel
9 55 (20.99%) Citrix
10 51 (19.47%) Migration
11 50 (19.08%) Finance
12 49 (18.70%) Windows 7
13 45 (17.18%) Office 365
14 40 (15.27%) MS Exchange
15 38 (14.50%) Blackberry
16 37 (14.12%) IBM
17 34 (12.98%) VMware
17 34 (12.98%) Internet
17 34 (12.98%) SharePoint
18 33 (12.60%) DNS
19 32 (12.21%) Microsoft Certification
19 32 (12.21%) SQL
19 32 (12.21%) Windows 8
20 31 (11.83%) Oracle
20 31 (11.83%) Windows XP
21 29 (11.07%) Skype for Business
21 29 (11.07%) Windows Server
22 28 (10.69%) TCP/IP
23 27 (10.31%) Incident Management
24 26 (9.92%) Windows Server 2008

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
1 252 (96.18%) IBM Notes
2 75 (28.63%) IBM Domino
3 40 (15.27%) MS Exchange
4 34 (12.98%) SharePoint
5 29 (11.07%) Skype for Business
6 25 (9.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 22 (8.40%) Exchange Server 2010
8 16 (6.11%) Apache
8 16 (6.11%) IIS
9 14 (5.34%) SharePoint 2013
10 12 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2013
11 10 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (1.53%) CMS
12 4 (1.53%) Magnolia
13 3 (1.15%) IBM Connections
13 3 (1.15%) WebLogic
13 3 (1.15%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.76%) Drupal
14 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 83 (31.68%) MS Office
2 64 (24.43%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.44%) Acrobat
4 6 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.53%) MS Project
6 2 (0.76%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.53%) Eikon
2 2 (0.76%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 45 (17.18%) Office 365
2 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.15%) OneDrive
3 2 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (0.76%) SaaS
4 1 (0.38%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 34 (12.98%) Internet
2 33 (12.60%) DNS
3 28 (10.69%) TCP/IP
4 26 (9.92%) VPN
5 25 (9.54%) DHCP
6 24 (9.16%) Firewall
7 17 (6.49%) Skype
8 16 (6.11%) LAN
9 11 (4.20%) SMTP
10 7 (2.67%) SSL
11 6 (2.29%) WAN
11 6 (2.29%) Wireless
12 4 (1.53%) Ethernet
12 4 (1.53%) IPX
12 4 (1.53%) WLAN
13 3 (1.15%) Intranet
14 2 (0.76%) IMAP4
14 2 (0.76%) LDAP
14 2 (0.76%) POP3
14 2 (0.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.02%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.53%) RDBMS
2 4 (1.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.38%) DB2
4 1 (0.38%) GIS
4 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.38%) QlikView
4 1 (0.38%) Spotfire
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (5.34%) MSI
2 1 (0.38%) JBuilder
2 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (19.08%) Finance
2 19 (7.25%) Banking
3 8 (3.05%) Marketing
4 7 (2.67%) German Language
5 6 (2.29%) French Language
5 6 (2.29%) Retail
6 5 (1.91%) Billing
7 4 (1.53%) Legal
7 4 (1.53%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.53%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.15%) Back Office
9 2 (0.76%) Polish Language
9 2 (0.76%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.76%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.38%) Cantonese Language
10 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.38%) International Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.38%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (19.85%) Analyst
2 44 (16.79%) Support Engineer
3 37 (14.12%) Service Analyst
4 36 (13.74%) 2nd Line Support
5 31 (11.83%) Service Desk Analyst
6 24 (9.16%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 24 (9.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 23 (8.78%) Administrator
7 23 (8.78%) Consultant
7 23 (8.78%) Desktop Support
8 21 (8.02%) Architect
9 16 (6.11%) Developer
10 15 (5.73%) Desktop Engineer
11 14 (5.34%) Help Desk Support
12 13 (4.96%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 13 (4.96%) 3rd Line Support
12 13 (4.96%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 13 (4.96%) Lotus Notes Administrator
12 13 (4.96%) Project Manager
12 13 (4.96%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.34%) Middleware
2 12 (4.58%) HTML
3 8 (3.05%) CSS
3 8 (3.05%) XML
4 7 (2.67%) Web Services
5 6 (2.29%) Ajax
6 5 (1.91%) jQuery
7 4 (1.53%) ODBC
8 3 (1.15%) .NET
8 3 (1.15%) JSON
8 3 (1.15%) XPages
9 2 (0.76%) Dojo
9 2 (0.76%) JavaBeans
9 2 (0.76%) SOAP
10 1 (0.38%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.38%) DHTML
10 1 (0.38%) REST
10 1 (0.38%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.50%) Blackberry
2 18 (6.87%) Clustering
3 16 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.34%) Data Centre
5 12 (4.58%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.29%) CMDB
6 6 (2.29%) iPad
7 5 (1.91%) iPhone
8 4 (1.53%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.53%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.53%) Replication
9 3 (1.15%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.15%) Health Informatics
9 3 (1.15%) Informatics
9 3 (1.15%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.15%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.76%) Blog
10 2 (0.76%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 157 (59.92%) Windows
2 49 (18.70%) Windows 7
3 32 (12.21%) Windows 8
4 31 (11.83%) Windows XP
5 29 (11.07%) Windows Server
6 26 (9.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (9.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (8.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (6.11%) Unix
10 14 (5.34%) Linux
11 13 (4.96%) Windows 10
12 12 (4.58%) Apple iOS
13 11 (4.20%) Windows 2000
14 7 (2.67%) Mac OS
15 3 (1.15%) Mac OS X
15 3 (1.15%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.76%) NetWare
16 2 (0.76%) VMS
16 2 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.76%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (26.72%) ITIL
2 51 (19.47%) Migration
3 27 (10.31%) Incident Management
4 26 (9.92%) Project Management
5 19 (7.25%) Problem Management
6 18 (6.87%) Change Management
7 14 (5.34%) Application Packaging
7 14 (5.34%) High Availability
7 14 (5.34%) ITIL V3
8 13 (4.96%) Change Control
8 13 (4.96%) Service Management
9 12 (4.58%) Service Delivery
10 11 (4.20%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (3.44%) Configuration Management
11 9 (3.44%) E-Commerce
12 7 (2.67%) Information Security
12 7 (2.67%) Knowledge Management
12 7 (2.67%) Release Management
13 6 (2.29%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (2.29%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 32 (12.21%) SQL
2 15 (5.73%) Java
3 12 (4.58%) PowerShell
4 11 (4.20%) LotusScript
5 10 (3.82%) JavaScript
6 8 (3.05%) VBScript
7 6 (2.29%) Python
8 4 (1.53%) C#
8 4 (1.53%) VB
9 3 (1.15%) C
9 3 (1.15%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.76%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.76%) VBA
11 1 (0.38%) C++
11 1 (0.38%) Formula Language
11 1 (0.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (12.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (9.16%) Security Cleared
3 14 (5.34%) Degree
3 14 (5.34%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.58%) MCP
5 11 (4.20%) MCSE
6 10 (3.82%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.91%) A+ Certification
8 4 (1.53%) ACDT
8 4 (1.53%) ACHDS
8 4 (1.53%) ACTC
8 4 (1.53%) CCNA
8 4 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.53%) MCDST
8 4 (1.53%) MCSA
8 4 (1.53%) MCSM
8 4 (1.53%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (1.15%) CEH
9 3 (1.15%) CISSP
10 2 (0.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.78%) SLA
2 2 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.76%) QA
3 1 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.38%) MiFID
System Software
1 107 (40.84%) Active Directory
2 25 (9.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.34%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (5.34%) Terminal Services
4 7 (2.67%) XenDesktop
5 6 (2.29%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (1.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (1.53%) Sendmail
8 2 (0.76%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.38%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.38%) vSphere
9 1 (0.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (6.11%) SCCM
2 14 (5.34%) Microsoft Clustering
2 14 (5.34%) OpenView
2 14 (5.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 14 (5.34%) Perfmon
3 9 (3.44%) DameWare
3 9 (3.44%) HP SIM
4 8 (3.05%) Backup Exec
5 6 (2.29%) Tivoli
5 6 (2.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (1.91%) BMC Marimba
7 3 (1.15%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (1.15%) WSUS
8 2 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.38%) Foglight
9 1 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.38%) Nagios
9 1 (0.38%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 96 (36.64%) Microsoft
2 55 (20.99%) Citrix
3 37 (14.12%) IBM
4 34 (12.98%) VMware
5 31 (11.83%) Oracle
6 25 (9.54%) HP
7 11 (4.20%) Symantec
8 10 (3.82%) Adobe
8 10 (3.82%) Cisco
8 10 (3.82%) NetApp
9 9 (3.44%) PeopleSoft
10 7 (2.67%) Apple
11 6 (2.29%) BMC
11 6 (2.29%) Intel Security
11 6 (2.29%) Novell
11 6 (2.29%) SAP
12 5 (1.91%) Remedy
13 4 (1.53%) Bloomberg
13 4 (1.53%) Reuters
13 4 (1.53%) Sophos
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