The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 397 376 315
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -61
Contract jobs citing Lotus 29 52 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.23% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.52% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 29 75
Median daily rate £350 £280 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +51.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £120 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £300 £193
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +55.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -27.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.25 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-3.27% +12.96%
Lotus
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9398 9924 10250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.22% 44.37% 43.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6400 6430 6717
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 225 213
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.85 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.79% -0.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.38 £50.00 £32.75
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 London

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in London

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in London

Lotus
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lotus across the London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Lotus Daily Rate Histogram in London

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in London

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +27 5 £365 +8.95%
Bromley -10 2 £325 +44.44%
Greenford - 1 £80 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 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 London region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 78 (88.64%) IBM Notes
2 61 (69.32%) Windows
3 41 (46.59%) MS Office
4 25 (28.41%) Microsoft
4 25 (28.41%) Windows 7
5 24 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 23 (26.14%) ITIL
7 21 (23.86%) Finance
8 19 (21.59%) Citrix
8 19 (21.59%) Blackberry
9 18 (20.45%) Windows XP
10 17 (19.32%) MS Excel
11 16 (18.18%) Banking
11 16 (18.18%) Windows 8
12 15 (17.05%) Office 365
12 15 (17.05%) Migration
12 15 (17.05%) Oracle
13 14 (15.91%) IBM Domino
13 14 (15.91%) Project Management
14 13 (14.77%) LAN
15 12 (13.64%) TCP/IP
15 12 (13.64%) Java
16 11 (12.50%) Linux
16 11 (12.50%) SLA
16 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
16 11 (12.50%) Windows Server
17 10 (11.36%) Wireless
17 10 (11.36%) Bloomberg
17 10 (11.36%) Internet
17 10 (11.36%) Unix

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 78 (88.64%) IBM Notes
2 14 (15.91%) IBM Domino
3 9 (10.23%) SharePoint
4 7 (7.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (4.55%) MS Exchange
5 4 (4.55%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.41%) GroupWise
6 3 (3.41%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.27%) Apache
7 2 (2.27%) IIS
7 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.27%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.14%) Moodle
8 1 (1.14%) Totara
8 1 (1.14%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 41 (46.59%) MS Office
2 17 (19.32%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.41%) MS Project
4 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.14%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.05%) Office 365
2 1 (1.14%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.14%) IaaS
2 1 (1.14%) SaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.77%) LAN
2 12 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 10 (11.36%) Internet
3 10 (11.36%) Wireless
4 6 (6.82%) DNS
5 5 (5.68%) VPN
6 4 (4.55%) HTTP
7 3 (3.41%) DMZ
7 3 (3.41%) Firewall
7 3 (3.41%) Kerberos
7 3 (3.41%) LDAP
7 3 (3.41%) WAN
8 2 (2.27%) Intranet
8 2 (2.27%) Network Security
8 2 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.27%) WLAN
9 1 (1.14%) ADSL
9 1 (1.14%) DHCP
9 1 (1.14%) PABX
9 1 (1.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.27%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) JBuilder
1 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (23.86%) Finance
2 16 (18.18%) Banking
3 7 (7.95%) Retail
3 7 (7.95%) Retail Banking
4 6 (6.82%) Legal
5 4 (4.55%) French Language
5 4 (4.55%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.41%) Front Office
7 2 (2.27%) Billing
7 2 (2.27%) German Language
7 2 (2.27%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (2.27%) Spanish Language
7 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.14%) International Banking
8 1 (1.14%) Japanese Language
8 1 (1.14%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (23.86%) Analyst
2 13 (14.77%) Support Engineer
3 11 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 11 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (11.36%) Administrator
5 9 (10.23%) Support Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 8 (9.09%) Deskside Support
6 8 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Desktop Support
7 7 (7.95%) Service Desk Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Service Desk Support
8 6 (6.82%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (6.82%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
8 6 (6.82%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.68%) HTML
2 4 (4.55%) XML
3 3 (3.41%) JSON
3 3 (3.41%) SAML
3 3 (3.41%) Web Services
4 2 (2.27%) SOAP
5 1 (1.14%) .NET
5 1 (1.14%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.14%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.14%) jQuery
5 1 (1.14%) REST
5 1 (1.14%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.59%) Blackberry
2 8 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.95%) iPad
3 7 (7.95%) iPhone
4 3 (3.41%) BYOD
4 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.27%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.27%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.27%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.14%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.14%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.14%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.14%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.14%) Replication
6 1 (1.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 61 (69.32%) Windows
2 25 (28.41%) Windows 7
3 18 (20.45%) Windows XP
4 16 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 11 (12.50%) Linux
5 11 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (11.36%) Unix
7 7 (7.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (6.82%) Android
8 6 (6.82%) Apple iOS
8 6 (6.82%) Mac OS
9 4 (4.55%) Windows 2000
9 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.27%) VMS
10 2 (2.27%) Windows 10
10 2 (2.27%) Windows NT
11 1 (1.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.14%) ITIL
2 15 (17.05%) Migration
3 14 (15.91%) Project Management
4 8 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 7 (7.95%) Service Management
6 6 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (6.82%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.68%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (4.55%) Asset Management
8 4 (4.55%) Identity Management
9 3 (3.41%) Business Continuity
9 3 (3.41%) Business Continuity Management
9 3 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.41%) Demand Management
9 3 (3.41%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.41%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (3.41%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.41%) Security Patching
9 3 (3.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.64%) Java
2 8 (9.09%) SQL
3 5 (5.68%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.55%) Python
5 3 (3.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.27%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.14%) C
7 1 (1.14%) C#
7 1 (1.14%) C++
7 1 (1.14%) Perl
7 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.68%) MCP
2 5 (5.68%) MCSE
3 4 (4.55%) Degree
3 4 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.41%) CEH
4 3 (3.41%) CISSP
5 2 (2.27%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.27%) CCNA
5 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.27%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.27%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (1.14%) CISM
6 1 (1.14%) CRISC
6 1 (1.14%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.14%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.14%) GIAC
6 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (2.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) SCCM
2 5 (5.68%) Tivoli
2 5 (5.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.14%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.14%) Foglight
4 1 (1.14%) Nagios
4 1 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (28.41%) Microsoft
2 19 (21.59%) Citrix
3 15 (17.05%) Oracle
4 10 (11.36%) Bloomberg
5 9 (10.23%) Reuters
6 7 (7.95%) NetApp
7 6 (6.82%) IBM
7 6 (6.82%) MobileIron
7 6 (6.82%) SAP
8 5 (5.68%) Intel Security
8 5 (5.68%) Novell
8 5 (5.68%) Symantec
8 5 (5.68%) VMware
9 4 (4.55%) Apple
9 4 (4.55%) Cisco
9 4 (4.55%) Remedy
10 3 (3.41%) Adobe
10 3 (3.41%) Google
10 3 (3.41%) LANDesk
11 2 (2.27%) Qualys