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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank - 38 40
Contract jobs citing Lotus 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 1.29% 0.96%
As % of the Vendors category - 3.31% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £238 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £325 £200
% change year-on-year
-18.46% +62.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £13.94 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+18.40% -3.89%
Lotus
East Midlands

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
108 121 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 44.08% 39.16% 42.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 64 70
Median daily rate £350 £325 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £137 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 18
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -30.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+15.24% +7.19%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Lotus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft