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 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 345 306 298
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -8
Contract jobs citing Lotus 55 112 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.48% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 1.09% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 65 67
Average daily rate
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£300 £185 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% -26.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £128 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £440 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £185 £320
% change year-on-year
+62.16% -42.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 15
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £17.20 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £22.80 £24.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.43 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+6.37% +3.57%
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
10071 10275 9914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.53% 43.98% 44.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6612 6701 6237
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 214 292
Average hourly rate £19.88 £19.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% -10.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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 -16 17 £298 +2.58% 5
Hayes - 2 £240 -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Lewisham - 1 - -
Feltham - 1 - -
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

1 100 (95.24%) IBM Notes
2 50 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 48 (45.71%) Windows
4 44 (41.90%) MS Office
5 35 (33.33%) Finance
6 31 (29.52%) Windows 7
7 30 (28.57%) Banking
8 29 (27.62%) Blackberry
8 29 (27.62%) Citrix
9 25 (23.81%) Windows XP
10 24 (22.86%) Migration
11 22 (20.95%) ITIL
12 20 (19.05%) Lotus Domino
13 17 (16.19%) Active Directory
14 14 (13.33%) MS Excel
15 12 (11.43%) Project Management
16 11 (10.48%) SLA
16 11 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (9.52%) Apple
17 10 (9.52%) MS Exchange
18 9 (8.57%) Java
18 9 (8.57%) Windows 8
18 9 (8.57%) Retail
19 8 (7.62%) SharePoint
19 8 (7.62%) DNS
20 7 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
20 7 (6.67%) Data Centre
21 6 (5.71%) SharePoint 2013
21 6 (5.71%) Cisco
21 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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
1 100 (95.24%) IBM Notes
2 20 (19.05%) Lotus Domino
3 10 (9.52%) MS Exchange
4 8 (7.62%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.71%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (3.81%) Lync
7 3 (2.86%) GroupWise
7 3 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.90%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.90%) CMS
9 1 (0.95%) IBM Connections
Applications
1 44 (41.90%) MS Office
2 14 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.86%) MS Project
5 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) Google Apps
1 3 (2.86%) Office 365
2 1 (0.95%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.62%) DNS
2 5 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.76%) SMTP
3 4 (3.81%) LDAP
3 4 (3.81%) VPN
3 4 (3.81%) Internet
3 4 (3.81%) Firewall
4 3 (2.86%) Intranet
4 3 (2.86%) DMZ
4 3 (2.86%) LAN
4 3 (2.86%) HTTP
4 3 (2.86%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.90%) DHCP
5 2 (1.90%) WAN
5 2 (1.90%) Wireless
6 1 (0.95%) Frame Relay
6 1 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.95%) MPLS
6 1 (0.95%) SSL
6 1 (0.95%) VoIP
General
1 35 (33.33%) Finance
2 30 (28.57%) Banking
3 9 (8.57%) Retail
4 4 (3.81%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.90%) Law
5 2 (1.90%) Legal
5 2 (1.90%) Back Office
6 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.95%) Advertising
6 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.95%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.95%) French Language
6 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (29.52%) Analyst
2 21 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 16 (15.24%) Support Analyst
4 14 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 13 (12.38%) Support Engineer
5 13 (12.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 11 (10.48%) Project Manager
7 9 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (7.62%) Lotus Notes Administrator
8 8 (7.62%) Desktop Analyst
8 8 (7.62%) Administrator
8 8 (7.62%) Business Analyst
8 8 (7.62%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 6 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Service Analyst
10 5 (4.76%) Domino Administrator
10 5 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (4.76%) Deskside Support
11 4 (3.81%) Lotus Notes Developer
11 4 (3.81%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.76%) HTML
2 4 (3.81%) JSON
2 4 (3.81%) XML
3 3 (2.86%) SAML
4 2 (1.90%) CSS
5 1 (0.95%) JavaBeans
5 1 (0.95%) XPages
5 1 (0.95%) jQuery
5 1 (0.95%) Dojo
5 1 (0.95%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 29 (27.62%) Blackberry
2 11 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.81%) iPhone
4 4 (3.81%) iPad
4 4 (3.81%) Clustering
5 3 (2.86%) BYOD
5 3 (2.86%) CMDB
6 2 (1.90%) Replication
7 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.95%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.95%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 48 (45.71%) Windows
2 31 (29.52%) Windows 7
3 25 (23.81%) Windows XP
4 9 (8.57%) Windows 8
5 7 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.81%) Android
8 3 (2.86%) Mac OS X
8 3 (2.86%) Linux
8 3 (2.86%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.90%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.95%) UNIX
10 1 (0.95%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.95%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.86%) Migration
2 22 (20.95%) ITIL
3 12 (11.43%) Project Management
4 4 (3.81%) Problem Management
4 4 (3.81%) PRINCE2
4 4 (3.81%) Configuration Management
4 4 (3.81%) Change Management
5 3 (2.86%) Identity Management
5 3 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (2.86%) Six Sigma
5 3 (2.86%) Service Management
5 3 (2.86%) Coaching
5 3 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (2.86%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (1.90%) Incident Management
6 2 (1.90%) Business Analysis
6 2 (1.90%) Project Planning
6 2 (1.90%) BPMN
6 2 (1.90%) Data Centre Operations
6 2 (1.90%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.57%) Java
2 4 (3.81%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.86%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.86%) Python
4 2 (1.90%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.81%) Degree
2 4 (3.81%) MCSE
2 4 (3.81%) CCNA
3 3 (2.86%) PMP
3 3 (2.86%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.86%) CCA
3 3 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (2.86%) CCENT
4 1 (0.95%) CCNP
4 1 (0.95%) IIBA
4 1 (0.95%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.48%) SLA
2 2 (1.90%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (16.19%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (0.95%) MetaFrame
2 1 (0.95%) vSphere
2 1 (0.95%) XenApp
2 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) Tivoli
1 3 (2.86%) SCCM
2 1 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 50 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 29 (27.62%) Citrix
3 10 (9.52%) Apple
4 6 (5.71%) Cisco
4 6 (5.71%) Reuters
4 6 (5.71%) Bloomberg
5 5 (4.76%) Symantec
5 5 (4.76%) IBM
6 4 (3.81%) Remedy
7 3 (2.86%) VMware
7 3 (2.86%) Novell
7 3 (2.86%) Google
8 2 (1.90%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.90%) Avaya
8 2 (1.90%) Clearswift
9 1 (0.95%) BT
9 1 (0.95%) HP
9 1 (0.95%) Dell
9 1 (0.95%) SAP
9 1 (0.95%) Postini
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