The first table below looks at the demand for IBM Notes skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Notes over the 3 months to 24 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 Leeds 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 84 70 67
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.17% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.81% 0.62% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £150 £140 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £195 £275 £285
% change year-on-year
-29.09% -3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -2.52%
Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
248 162 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 21.49% 21.29% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 100 115
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 9
Average hourly rate £14.50 £9.45 £11.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.43% -17.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.45 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £9.45 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
IBM Notes
West Yorkshire

IBM Notes
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

IBM Notes Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

IBM Notes
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

IBM Notes Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

IBM Notes
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

IBM Notes Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 8 (100.00%) Lotus
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) Office 365
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Publishing
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) MetaFrame
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (25.00%) ETL

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (25.00%) Publishing
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Rollout Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ETL
1 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Service Management
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) MetaFrame
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Lotus
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) IBM