The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Hemel Hempstead region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 16 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Lotus 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 1.47% - 2.35%
As % of the Vendors category 2.63% - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £272 £300
% change year-on-year
-26.33% -9.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +0.84%
Vendors Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
38 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 55.88% 50.94% 32.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 5
Average daily rate £320 £270 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Average hourly rate £10.00 £11.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% -2.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Lotus
Hertfordshire

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) XenApp
2 3 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (50.00%) MCSE
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) VB
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) CMDB
2 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) HP

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 6 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
1 3 (50.00%) CMDB
1 3 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) MCSE
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) XenApp
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) NetApp
1 3 (50.00%) McAfee