The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 277 263 274
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Contract jobs citing Lotus 116 119 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.50% 0.55% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.11% 1.20% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 72 84
Average daily rate £185 £275 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.72% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £160 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £486 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £275 £290
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 17
Average hourly rate £23.50 £15.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.61% -22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.90 £19.70 £31.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-1.69% -0.84%
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10430 9910 12084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.63% 45.80% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6815 6259 7339
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 257 293
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £44.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Lotus
England

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London +13 48 £290 -28.83% 6
Ruislip - - - -
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 217 (96.44%) IBM Notes
2 109 (48.44%) Windows
3 106 (47.11%) Microsoft
4 99 (44.00%) MS Office
5 81 (36.00%) Windows 7
6 62 (27.56%) Banking
6 62 (27.56%) Windows XP
6 62 (27.56%) Active Directory
7 60 (26.67%) Blackberry
8 54 (24.00%) Finance
8 54 (24.00%) MS Excel
9 53 (23.56%) Citrix
10 48 (21.33%) ITIL
11 42 (18.67%) Migration
12 37 (16.44%) SharePoint
13 35 (15.56%) MS Exchange
14 33 (14.67%) Bloomberg
15 32 (14.22%) Lotus Domino
16 31 (13.78%) MS PowerPoint
17 27 (12.00%) Reuters
18 24 (10.67%) Fidessa
19 21 (9.33%) Configuration Management
20 20 (8.89%) TCP/IP
21 19 (8.44%) ServiceNow
22 18 (8.00%) Project Management
23 17 (7.56%) Cisco
24 16 (7.11%) ISO 9001
24 16 (7.11%) HTML
25 15 (6.67%) Eikon
25 15 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 217 (96.44%) IBM Notes
2 37 (16.44%) SharePoint
3 35 (15.56%) MS Exchange
4 32 (14.22%) Lotus Domino
5 15 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (5.78%) CMS
7 11 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (4.00%) Lync
10 8 (3.56%) Office Communications Server
11 5 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.44%) FileNet
Applications
1 99 (44.00%) MS Office
2 54 (24.00%) MS Excel
3 31 (13.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.89%) MS Project
4 2 (0.89%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.44%) RoboHelp
5 1 (0.44%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (6.67%) Eikon
2 2 (0.89%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.22%) Office 365
2 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.89%) TCP/IP
2 12 (5.33%) Intranet
3 9 (4.00%) LAN
4 6 (2.67%) Internet
4 6 (2.67%) VPN
5 5 (2.22%) Softphone
6 4 (1.78%) Wireless
6 4 (1.78%) VoIP
7 3 (1.33%) WAN
7 3 (1.33%) DHCP
7 3 (1.33%) DNS
8 2 (0.89%) Broadband
9 1 (0.44%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.56%) MS Access
2 3 (1.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.89%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.44%) MSI
General
1 62 (27.56%) Banking
2 54 (24.00%) Finance
3 13 (5.78%) Legal
4 11 (4.89%) French Language
5 10 (4.44%) Investment Banking
6 8 (3.56%) Back Office
7 7 (3.11%) Retail
8 5 (2.22%) Marketing
9 4 (1.78%) Law
10 2 (0.89%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.89%) Advertising
10 2 (0.89%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.44%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.44%) German Language
11 1 (0.44%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 94 (41.78%) Analyst
2 48 (21.33%) Desktop Support
3 45 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 44 (19.56%) Support Engineer
5 28 (12.44%) 2nd Line Support
6 23 (10.22%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 23 (10.22%) Desktop Analyst
7 22 (9.78%) Service Desk Analyst
8 21 (9.33%) Service Analyst
8 21 (9.33%) 1st Line Support
9 20 (8.89%) Desktop Engineer
10 19 (8.44%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 14 (6.22%) Configuration Analyst
12 13 (5.78%) Developer
13 11 (4.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 10 (4.44%) Business Analyst
15 9 (4.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
16 8 (3.56%) Service Desk Engineer
16 8 (3.56%) Consultant
16 8 (3.56%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.11%) HTML
2 14 (6.22%) XMPP
3 6 (2.67%) .NET
4 4 (1.78%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.78%) CSS
4 4 (1.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.89%) HTML5
6 1 (0.44%) WCF
6 1 (0.44%) WPF
6 1 (0.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 60 (26.67%) Blackberry
2 14 (6.22%) CMDB
3 5 (2.22%) iPhone
4 4 (1.78%) NHS
5 3 (1.33%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.33%) Data Extraction
6 2 (0.89%) PMI
7 1 (0.44%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.44%) AS400
7 1 (0.44%) Handset
7 1 (0.44%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.44%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.44%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 109 (48.44%) Windows
2 81 (36.00%) Windows 7
3 62 (27.56%) Windows XP
4 13 (5.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (4.00%) Windows 8
6 7 (3.11%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.78%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.89%) Mac OS X Server
8 2 (0.89%) Android
8 2 (0.89%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.44%) NetWare
9 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (21.33%) ITIL
2 42 (18.67%) Migration
3 21 (9.33%) Configuration Management
4 18 (8.00%) Project Management
5 14 (6.22%) Time Management
6 11 (4.89%) Service Management
7 7 (3.11%) Change Management
7 7 (3.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (3.11%) Data Security
7 7 (3.11%) Document Management
7 7 (3.11%) Workflow
7 7 (3.11%) Incident Management
8 6 (2.67%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (2.67%) Asset Management
8 6 (2.67%) Business Analysis
8 6 (2.67%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (2.67%) B2B
9 5 (2.22%) Service Delivery
9 5 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (1.78%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 13 (5.78%) LotusScript
2 9 (4.00%) SQL
3 6 (2.67%) C
3 6 (2.67%) VBScript
3 6 (2.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.22%) VBA
4 5 (2.22%) C#
4 5 (2.22%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.33%) Formula Language
6 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (2.67%) MCSE
2 4 (1.78%) MCP
2 4 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.89%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.89%) Degree
3 2 (0.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.89%) ISEB
4 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.11%) ISO 9001
2 8 (3.56%) SLA
3 4 (1.78%) QA
System Software
1 62 (27.56%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.33%) XenApp
3 8 (3.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.22%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.33%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (4.00%) SCOM
2 4 (1.78%) SCCM
2 4 (1.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (1.78%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (0.89%) ARCserve
3 2 (0.89%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.89%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 106 (47.11%) Microsoft
2 53 (23.56%) Citrix
3 33 (14.67%) Bloomberg
4 27 (12.00%) Reuters
5 24 (10.67%) Fidessa
6 19 (8.44%) ServiceNow
7 17 (7.56%) Cisco
8 13 (5.78%) VMware
9 11 (4.89%) HP
10 10 (4.44%) IBM
11 7 (3.11%) LANDesk
12 6 (2.67%) Nimsoft
12 6 (2.67%) MobileIron
12 6 (2.67%) Symantec
13 5 (2.22%) AppSense
14 4 (1.78%) Oracle
15 3 (1.33%) Apple
16 2 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
16 2 (0.89%) BT
16 2 (0.89%) SAP
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