The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 98 97 108
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing Lotus 16 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.77% 0.49% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 1.45% 0.91% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Average daily rate
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£223 £438 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.14% +73.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £438 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £438 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £213 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
-22.72% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Average hourly rate £21.50 £14.00 £9.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% +40.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +26.92%
Lotus
South East

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

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1107 991 1022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 52.94% 54.27% 53.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 544 497
Average daily rate £350 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 92 92
Average hourly rate £21.50 £24.38 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.79% -4.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £12.03 £12.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Lotus
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lotus across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Lotus Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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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
Portsmouth +7 7 £223 -
Farnborough - - - -
Andover - - - -
Lotus
South East

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 26 (81.25%) IBM Notes
2 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
3 15 (46.88%) Windows
4 11 (34.38%) Lotus Domino
4 11 (34.38%) Windows 7
5 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
5 10 (31.25%) SharePoint
6 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (25.00%) Migration
6 8 (25.00%) SCCM
7 7 (21.88%) Windows XP
7 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (18.75%) Internet
8 6 (18.75%) Blackberry
8 6 (18.75%) MS Visio
8 6 (18.75%) SQL
8 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 6 (18.75%) MS Office
8 6 (18.75%) SCOM
8 6 (18.75%) SCVMM
8 6 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (18.75%) Data Protection
8 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
8 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (18.75%) SCDPM
9 5 (15.63%) ITIL

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 26 (81.25%) IBM Notes
2 11 (34.38%) Lotus Domino
3 10 (31.25%) SharePoint
4 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.13%) Site Server
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 6 (18.75%) MS Visio
2 6 (18.75%) MS Office
2 6 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Internet
2 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) DHCP
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.25%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Developer
2 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Test Leader
3 3 (9.38%) Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Coordinator
4 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Release Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Change Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Project Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Bid Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Project Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Change and Release Manager
4 2 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Programme Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) JSON
2 1 (3.13%) XPages
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.25%) NHS
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Windows 7
3 7 (21.88%) Windows XP
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Migration
2 6 (18.75%) Data Protection
3 5 (15.63%) ITIL
4 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (12.50%) Time Management
4 4 (12.50%) Business Development
4 4 (12.50%) Document Management
4 4 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (6.25%) Email Migration
5 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.13%) Workflow Management
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Workflow
6 1 (3.13%) Project Management
6 1 (3.13%) UML
6 1 (3.13%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (3.13%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
1 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.25%) C
2 2 (6.25%) C++
2 2 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) DFS Replication
3 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) SCCM
2 6 (18.75%) SCOM
2 6 (18.75%) SCVMM
2 6 (18.75%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) IBM
3 3 (9.38%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) IronPort
4 2 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle