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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 315 298 269
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -29
Contract jobs citing Lotus 101 126 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.51% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 1.12% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 83 67
Average daily rate
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£165 £263 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% -17.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £159 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £575 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £190 £150 £260
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -42.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 16
Average hourly rate £15.68 £22.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.51% +11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £12.50 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £155.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
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
10611 11288 10316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.10% 45.56% 46.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7281 7451 6438
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 234 299
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.68 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.07% -11.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lotus across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the London region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +18 26 £208 -22.79% 4
Hayes - 4 - -
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 186 (94.90%) IBM Notes
2 118 (60.20%) Windows
3 91 (46.43%) MS Office
4 87 (44.39%) Microsoft
5 73 (37.24%) Windows 7
6 62 (31.63%) Blackberry
7 61 (31.12%) Active Directory
7 61 (31.12%) Windows XP
8 49 (25.00%) Citrix
9 44 (22.45%) ITIL
10 41 (20.92%) MS Excel
11 40 (20.41%) Banking
12 39 (19.90%) Finance
13 34 (17.35%) MS PowerPoint
14 33 (16.84%) Migration
15 32 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
16 25 (12.76%) SLA
17 19 (9.69%) Project Management
17 19 (9.69%) TCP/IP
17 19 (9.69%) Mac OS
18 17 (8.67%) Windows Server 2008
18 17 (8.67%) LAN
18 17 (8.67%) WAN
18 17 (8.67%) Lotus Domino
19 16 (8.16%) French Language
19 16 (8.16%) ServiceNow
20 15 (7.65%) Investment Banking
20 15 (7.65%) SharePoint
20 15 (7.65%) Windows Server 2003
21 14 (7.14%) Symantec

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 186 (94.90%) IBM Notes
2 17 (8.67%) Lotus Domino
3 15 (7.65%) SharePoint
4 11 (5.61%) MS Exchange
5 8 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (3.06%) Lync
6 6 (3.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (3.06%) CMS
7 5 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (2.55%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.51%) SAS
10 1 (0.51%) Quickr
Applications
1 91 (46.43%) MS Office
2 41 (20.92%) MS Excel
3 34 (17.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (4.08%) MS Visio
4 8 (4.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (4.08%) WebTrends
2 5 (2.55%) SAP GRC
3 3 (1.53%) Eikon
4 1 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.51%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.51%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.51%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.08%) Office 365
2 6 (3.06%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.51%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.69%) TCP/IP
2 17 (8.67%) LAN
2 17 (8.67%) WAN
3 13 (6.63%) Firewall
4 11 (5.61%) Internet
5 9 (4.59%) DNS
6 7 (3.57%) DHCP
6 7 (3.57%) VPN
6 7 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (2.55%) SAN
8 4 (2.04%) SMTP
8 4 (2.04%) VoIP
8 4 (2.04%) Wireless
9 3 (1.53%) IMAP
9 3 (1.53%) Intranet
10 2 (1.02%) NAS
10 2 (1.02%) LDAP
10 2 (1.02%) Broadband
10 2 (1.02%) SSL
10 2 (1.02%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.08%) QlikView
2 4 (2.04%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.53%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.02%) MS Access
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.51%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.51%) Ingres
5 1 (0.51%) OLAP
5 1 (0.51%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.51%) SSDT
5 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.53%) Visual Studio
1 3 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.51%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.51%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.51%) Build Forge
General
1 40 (20.41%) Banking
2 39 (19.90%) Finance
3 16 (8.16%) French Language
4 15 (7.65%) Investment Banking
5 14 (7.14%) Telecoms
6 11 (5.61%) Legal
6 11 (5.61%) Retail
7 8 (4.08%) Games
7 8 (4.08%) Danish Language
7 8 (4.08%) Marketing
8 3 (1.53%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.53%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.02%) Private Banking
9 2 (1.02%) Back Office
10 1 (0.51%) Advertising
10 1 (0.51%) Front Office
10 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.51%) International Banking
10 1 (0.51%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.51%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 64 (32.65%) Analyst
2 40 (20.41%) Support Engineer
3 27 (13.78%) Service Desk Analyst
3 27 (13.78%) Service Analyst
4 24 (12.24%) Desktop Support
5 23 (11.73%) 2nd Line Support
6 20 (10.20%) Support Analyst
7 16 (8.16%) Desktop Engineer
7 16 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 15 (7.65%) Consultant
9 14 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 14 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
10 12 (6.12%) IT Support
11 11 (5.61%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 11 (5.61%) Desktop Analyst
12 10 (5.10%) Administrator
12 10 (5.10%) 3rd Line Support
13 9 (4.59%) Architect
13 9 (4.59%) Business Analyst
14 8 (4.08%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.04%) .NET
2 3 (1.53%) .NET Framework
2 3 (1.53%) HTML
2 3 (1.53%) Web Services
2 3 (1.53%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (1.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.02%) WCF
3 2 (1.02%) CSS
3 2 (1.02%) ADO.NET
3 2 (1.02%) XML
3 2 (1.02%) Ajax
4 1 (0.51%) XML-RPC
4 1 (0.51%) Spring
4 1 (0.51%) Middleware
4 1 (0.51%) DHTML
4 1 (0.51%) SOAP
4 1 (0.51%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.51%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 62 (31.63%) Blackberry
2 32 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.61%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.08%) New Media
4 8 (4.08%) Blog
4 8 (4.08%) Online Games
4 8 (4.08%) Social Media
5 7 (3.57%) CMDB
6 4 (2.04%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.04%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.53%) Replication
7 3 (1.53%) Clustering
7 3 (1.53%) FMCG
7 3 (1.53%) iPad
8 2 (1.02%) Kindle
8 2 (1.02%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.02%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.02%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.51%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 118 (60.20%) Windows
2 73 (37.24%) Windows 7
3 61 (31.12%) Windows XP
4 19 (9.69%) Mac OS
5 17 (8.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (7.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (7.14%) Linux
8 11 (5.61%) UNIX
9 10 (5.10%) Mac OS X
10 9 (4.59%) Windows 8
11 6 (3.06%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.53%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.53%) NetWare
13 2 (1.02%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.51%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (22.45%) ITIL
2 33 (16.84%) Migration
3 19 (9.69%) Project Management
4 12 (6.12%) CRM
5 11 (5.61%) Configuration Management
5 11 (5.61%) Service Delivery
6 9 (4.59%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (4.59%) Analytics
7 8 (4.08%) Marketing Strategy
7 8 (4.08%) Online Marketing
8 7 (3.57%) Time Management
9 6 (3.06%) Data Migration
9 6 (3.06%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (2.55%) Risk Management
10 5 (2.55%) Change Management
10 5 (2.55%) SAP Security
11 4 (2.04%) Problem Management
11 4 (2.04%) Business Analysis
11 4 (2.04%) Incident Management
12 3 (1.53%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.12%) C
2 9 (4.59%) Java
3 8 (4.08%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.55%) SQL
5 4 (2.04%) Perl
6 3 (1.53%) C#
7 2 (1.02%) Python
7 2 (1.02%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.02%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.51%) VBA
8 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.51%) VB
8 1 (0.51%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 10 (5.10%) MCP
2 9 (4.59%) A+ Certification
3 5 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.55%) MCSE
4 3 (1.53%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.53%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.02%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (1.02%) CCNA
5 2 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.02%) Degree
6 1 (0.51%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.51%) ISEB
6 1 (0.51%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.76%) SLA
2 8 (4.08%) ISO 9001
2 8 (4.08%) QA
3 3 (1.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.51%) COREP
System Software
1 61 (31.12%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.53%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.53%) Sendmail
3 3 (1.53%) XenApp
3 3 (1.53%) DFS Replication
4 2 (1.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (4.08%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (2.04%) ARCserve
2 4 (2.04%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.53%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.02%) SCCM
4 2 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.51%) DameWare
5 1 (0.51%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (0.51%) Unicenter
5 1 (0.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.51%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 87 (44.39%) Microsoft
2 49 (25.00%) Citrix
3 16 (8.16%) ServiceNow
4 14 (7.14%) Symantec
5 12 (6.12%) SAP
6 11 (5.61%) Cisco
6 11 (5.61%) IBM
6 11 (5.61%) VMware
7 8 (4.08%) Reuters
7 8 (4.08%) Bloomberg
7 8 (4.08%) Avaya
7 8 (4.08%) Google
8 7 (3.57%) HP
9 5 (2.55%) Dell
9 5 (2.55%) Oracle
10 4 (2.04%) Fidessa
10 4 (2.04%) CA
10 4 (2.04%) Apple
10 4 (2.04%) NetApp
11 3 (1.53%) Novell
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