The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Notes skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Notes over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 100 85 77
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 7 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.38% 0.84% 0.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.37% 5.05% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £375 £300 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £289 £195
% change year-on-year
-13.41% +48.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-4.83% +14.81%
IBM Notes
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
295 277 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.99% 16.67% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 151 138
Median daily rate £385 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 12
Median hourly rate £115.00 £15.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+654.09% -15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £10.01 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £19.00 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

IBM Notes
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing IBM Notes as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

IBM Notes Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IBM Notes
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

IBM Notes Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

IBM Notes
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

IBM Notes Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes 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 Manchester region with a requirement for IBM Notes.

1 11 (100.00%) Lotus
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) MS Office
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) IBM Domino
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) LotusScript
3 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
4 3 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (27.27%) VBScript
4 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) Ajax
4 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
5 2 (18.18%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (18.18%) Relational Database

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (45.45%) IBM Domino
2 3 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Domino Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Lotus Notes Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Migration Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) Ajax
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Health Informatics
3 1 (9.09%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
3 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) NetWare
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITSM
1 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
1 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) LotusScript
3 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 3 (27.27%) VBScript
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Lotus
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Novell