The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank - - 38
Contract jobs citing Lotus 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - 1.42%
As % of the Vendors category - - 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £98
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £150 £260
% change year-on-year
+73.33% -42.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.89% -3.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
108 134 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 43.20% 44.52% 54.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 50 48
Average daily rate £295 £303 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.47% -6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £224 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £438 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 31 41
Average hourly rate £18.36 £13.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.23% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £36.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) XPages
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (20.00%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (20.00%) RUP
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) ADSL
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (20.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) ADSL
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Lotus Notes Developer
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Domino Developer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XPages
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) RUP
1 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) UML
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
1 1 (20.00%) Unified Process
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) LotusScript
1 1 (20.00%) Formula Language
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) IBM