The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 57 50 48
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing Lotus 3 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.42% 1.01% 2.62%
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% 2.40% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 9
Average daily rate
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£468 £251 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.62% -8.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £190 £150 £260
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -42.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
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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 Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
277 250 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.58% 41.95% 46.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 109 174
Average daily rate £350 £320 £317
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £213 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 8
Average hourly rate £35.00 £9.50 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+268.42% -43.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £9.25 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £99.80 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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Top 11 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) German Language
4 1 (25.00%) Email Migration

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
General
1 1 (25.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Email Migration
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Dell