The first table below looks at the demand for IBM Notes skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Notes 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 of the Application Platforms category for the Hertfordshire 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 64 58 69
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.64% 0.47% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.99% 2.94% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £160 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.35% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £195 £272 £298
% change year-on-year
-28.17% -8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.75 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -0.84%
Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
167 102 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.52% 16.14% 15.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 49 70
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £223 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £473 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 19
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
IBM Notes
East of England

IBM Notes
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

IBM Notes Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

IBM Notes
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IBM Notes Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

IBM Notes
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IBM Notes Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

IBM Notes
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Notes within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
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Vacancies
Borehamwood - - - -
Watford - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
IBM Notes
East of England

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing IBM Notes 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 IBM Notes.

1 11 (100.00%) Lotus
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
2 8 (72.73%) Service Management
3 6 (54.55%) ITIL
3 6 (54.55%) LAN
3 6 (54.55%) WAN
3 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
4 5 (45.45%) Change Management
4 5 (45.45%) Project Management
4 5 (45.45%) Blackberry
5 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
5 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) Clustering
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) IBM
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) MCSE
5 3 (27.27%) VB
5 3 (27.27%) MS Office
5 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing IBM Notes 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 IBM Notes. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) LAN
1 6 (54.55%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) IT Support
1 5 (45.45%) IT Support Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Blackberry
2 3 (27.27%) Clustering
2 3 (27.27%) Thin Client
2 3 (27.27%) CMDB
2 3 (27.27%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
1 8 (72.73%) Service Management
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
3 5 (45.45%) Change Management
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) VB
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) MCSE
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Lotus
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) IBM
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) NetApp
3 3 (27.27%) McAfee