The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Lotus 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 3.64% - -
As % of the Vendors category 8.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£123 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +28.84%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Gatwick region.

Vendors Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25 12 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 45.45% 31.58% 32.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 13
Average daily rate £333 £345 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.62% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £283 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £675 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

Lotus
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Phone

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 2 (100.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft