The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank - 34 -
Contract jobs citing Lotus 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.41% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £300 £195
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +53.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.27% +8.92%
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 Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
192 102 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 41.83% 41.80% 51.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 48 58
Median daily rate £330 £415 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.48% +7.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £197 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £533 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing Lotus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Lotus
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Lotus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA