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 19 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 334 291 258
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -33
Contract jobs citing Lotus 86 145 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.58% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 0.77% 1.25% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 101 89
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£185 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.07% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £174 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £575 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £275 £235
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +17.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 24
Average hourly rate £17.87 £21.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.90% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £24.80 £27.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.25 £13.25
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +22.64%
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
11240 11609 11761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.89% 46.19% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7272 7557 7142
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £580 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 256 334
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £48.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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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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 -3 26 £204 -37.30% 3
Hayes - 6 - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Enfield - - - - 1
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 200 (97.56%) IBM Notes
2 123 (60.00%) Windows
3 102 (49.76%) Microsoft
4 88 (42.93%) MS Office
5 81 (39.51%) Windows 7
6 73 (35.61%) Windows XP
7 68 (33.17%) Active Directory
8 56 (27.32%) Blackberry
9 53 (25.85%) MS Excel
10 48 (23.41%) Finance
11 47 (22.93%) ITIL
11 47 (22.93%) Citrix
12 45 (21.95%) Banking
13 37 (18.05%) MS PowerPoint
13 37 (18.05%) Analytical Skills
14 32 (15.61%) SharePoint
15 31 (15.12%) Migration
16 22 (10.73%) Project Management
17 19 (9.27%) LAN
17 19 (9.27%) TCP/IP
18 18 (8.78%) Lotus Domino
18 18 (8.78%) French Language
18 18 (8.78%) Investment Banking
19 17 (8.29%) WAN
20 16 (7.80%) Windows Server 2003
21 15 (7.32%) Legal
21 15 (7.32%) Marketing
21 15 (7.32%) SLA
21 15 (7.32%) CRM
21 15 (7.32%) ServiceNow

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 200 (97.56%) IBM Notes
2 32 (15.61%) SharePoint
3 18 (8.78%) Lotus Domino
4 11 (5.37%) MS Exchange
5 8 (3.90%) CMS
6 7 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (2.93%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.95%) Lync
9 4 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.49%) Documentum
12 1 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 88 (42.93%) MS Office
2 53 (25.85%) MS Excel
3 37 (18.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.46%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.98%) MS Project
6 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.49%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.49%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 11 (5.37%) WebTrends
2 8 (3.90%) Eikon
3 1 (0.49%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.49%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.49%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.37%) Office 365
2 5 (2.44%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.49%) SaaS
3 1 (0.49%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.27%) LAN
1 19 (9.27%) TCP/IP
2 17 (8.29%) WAN
3 11 (5.37%) VPN
3 11 (5.37%) Firewall
4 9 (4.39%) Intranet
4 9 (4.39%) Internet
5 8 (3.90%) DNS
5 8 (3.90%) VoIP
6 6 (2.93%) DHCP
7 5 (2.44%) Wireless
7 5 (2.44%) Softphone
7 5 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (1.46%) SMTP
8 3 (1.46%) IMAP
9 2 (0.98%) NAS
9 2 (0.98%) SAN
10 1 (0.49%) SSL
10 1 (0.49%) FTP
10 1 (0.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.37%) QlikView
2 10 (4.88%) MS Access
3 4 (1.95%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.46%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.49%) Ingres
5 1 (0.49%) OLAP
5 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.49%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.49%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (0.98%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.49%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.49%) TestDirector
General
1 48 (23.41%) Finance
2 45 (21.95%) Banking
3 18 (8.78%) French Language
3 18 (8.78%) Investment Banking
4 15 (7.32%) Legal
4 15 (7.32%) Marketing
5 14 (6.83%) Retail
5 14 (6.83%) Telecoms
6 11 (5.37%) Danish Language
6 11 (5.37%) Games
7 4 (1.95%) Back Office
8 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.98%) Advertising
9 2 (0.98%) Front Office
9 2 (0.98%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.49%) International Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 93 (45.37%) Analyst
2 38 (18.54%) Support Engineer
3 37 (18.05%) Service Analyst
3 37 (18.05%) Service Desk Analyst
4 26 (12.68%) 2nd Line Support
4 26 (12.68%) 1st Line Support
4 26 (12.68%) Support Analyst
5 22 (10.73%) Desktop Support
6 17 (8.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 16 (7.80%) Desktop Engineer
8 15 (7.32%) Business Analyst
9 12 (5.85%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 12 (5.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 12 (5.85%) Desktop Analyst
10 10 (4.88%) Architect
11 9 (4.39%) Configuration Analyst
11 9 (4.39%) Help Desk Analyst
12 8 (3.90%) 1st Line Support Analyst
12 8 (3.90%) IT Support
12 8 (3.90%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.88%) HTML
2 8 (3.90%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (3.90%) .NET
2 8 (3.90%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.44%) XMPP
4 4 (1.95%) CSS
5 3 (1.46%) Web Services
5 3 (1.46%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.46%) WCF
5 3 (1.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (0.98%) HTML5
6 2 (0.98%) Ajax
6 2 (0.98%) XML
6 2 (0.98%) ADO.NET
7 1 (0.49%) DHTML
7 1 (0.49%) SOAP
7 1 (0.49%) Flash
7 1 (0.49%) Middleware
7 1 (0.49%) Spring
7 1 (0.49%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 56 (27.32%) Blackberry
2 37 (18.05%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.37%) New Media
3 11 (5.37%) Blog
3 11 (5.37%) Online Games
3 11 (5.37%) Social Media
4 10 (4.88%) CMDB
5 8 (3.90%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.93%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.44%) NHS
8 3 (1.46%) Clustering
9 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.98%) iPad
9 2 (0.98%) Kindle
9 2 (0.98%) Handset
10 1 (0.49%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.49%) PMI
10 1 (0.49%) PKI
10 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 123 (60.00%) Windows
2 81 (39.51%) Windows 7
3 73 (35.61%) Windows XP
4 16 (7.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (6.83%) Mac OS
6 13 (6.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (4.88%) Linux
7 10 (4.88%) Mac OS X
8 9 (4.39%) Windows 8
9 7 (3.41%) Windows Vista
10 6 (2.93%) Apple iOS
10 6 (2.93%) UNIX
11 2 (0.98%) Android
11 2 (0.98%) NetWare
12 1 (0.49%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (22.93%) ITIL
2 31 (15.12%) Migration
3 22 (10.73%) Project Management
4 15 (7.32%) CRM
5 13 (6.34%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (5.85%) Time Management
6 12 (5.85%) Analytics
7 11 (5.37%) Configuration Management
7 11 (5.37%) Marketing Strategy
7 11 (5.37%) Online Marketing
8 8 (3.90%) MVC
9 6 (2.93%) Workflow
9 6 (2.93%) Service Delivery
9 6 (2.93%) Business Analysis
10 5 (2.44%) Software Deployment
10 5 (2.44%) Coaching
11 4 (1.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (1.95%) Problem Management
11 4 (1.95%) Data Migration
11 4 (1.95%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.88%) SQL
2 9 (4.39%) C
3 8 (3.90%) C#
4 6 (2.93%) VBA
5 4 (1.95%) Perl
6 3 (1.46%) Java
7 2 (0.98%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.98%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.98%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.49%) Python
8 1 (0.49%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 8 (3.90%) MCP
2 6 (2.93%) A+ Certification
2 6 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (2.93%) MCSE
3 4 (1.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.98%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (0.98%) Degree
4 2 (0.98%) MCPD
4 2 (0.98%) CCNA
4 2 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.49%) CCA
5 1 (0.49%) ISEB
5 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.32%) SLA
2 12 (5.85%) QA
3 7 (3.41%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.49%) COREP
System Software
1 68 (33.17%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.46%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.46%) Sendmail
3 3 (1.46%) XenApp
3 3 (1.46%) DFS Replication
4 2 (0.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (5.37%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (1.95%) SCCM
3 4 (1.95%) DameWare
4 3 (1.46%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.49%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.49%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.49%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.49%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 102 (49.76%) Microsoft
2 47 (22.93%) Citrix
3 15 (7.32%) ServiceNow
4 12 (5.85%) Reuters
4 12 (5.85%) Bloomberg
5 11 (5.37%) HP
6 10 (4.88%) Cisco
7 9 (4.39%) Fidessa
7 9 (4.39%) VMware
8 7 (3.41%) Oracle
8 7 (3.41%) IBM
8 7 (3.41%) Dell
8 7 (3.41%) Google
9 6 (2.93%) Symantec
9 6 (2.93%) SAP
10 5 (2.44%) Apple
11 2 (0.98%) Acronis
11 2 (0.98%) BT
11 2 (0.98%) Avaya
11 2 (0.98%) Hitachi
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