The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 52 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Lotus 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.21% 0.21% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £300 £200
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £13.21 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+11.65% -8.89%
Lotus
South West

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

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
200 159 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 42.83% 33.40% 51.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 91 103
Average daily rate £358 £411 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.06% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £250 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 20
Average hourly rate £20.00 £31.25 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +127.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £12.01 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.06 £43.75 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Gloucester - 1 - -
Lotus
South West

Lotus
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) PDA

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory