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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Notes over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 105 73 70
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -3
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 3 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.99% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.08% 5.71% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 7
Average daily rate £118 £318 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.99% +135.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £168 £275 £180
% change year-on-year
-39.09% +52.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.28%
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
279 245 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.36% 17.28% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 141 117
Average daily rate £375 £349 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% +16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 11
Average hourly rate £29.50 £19.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.26% -9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.40 £17.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

IBM Notes
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing IBM Notes 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 IBM Notes.

1 9 (100.00%) Lotus
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) MS Office
4 5 (55.56%) Blackberry
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
5 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
5 4 (44.44%) IBM Domino
6 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 3 (33.33%) VBScript
6 3 (33.33%) VPN
6 3 (33.33%) HP
6 3 (33.33%) Citrix
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
6 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 3 (33.33%) NAS
6 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 2 (22.22%) ITSM
7 2 (22.22%) Finance
7 2 (22.22%) Migration
7 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
7 2 (22.22%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (22.22%) Novell
7 2 (22.22%) Intranet
7 2 (22.22%) NetWare

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing IBM Notes 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 IBM Notes. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) IBM Domino
2 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) NAS
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) Intranet
3 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Support Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (33.33%) Service Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
5 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
2 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
3 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) NetWare
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
5 1 (11.11%) Unix
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) ITSM
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 3 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Lotus
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Novell
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle