The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lotus
North West / Manchester
Rank 87 99 71
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -28
Contract jobs citing Lotus 5 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.37% 0.22% 1.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 0.58% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 8
Median daily rate £150 - £319
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 - £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £166 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £179 £318
% change year-on-year
-18.76% -43.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
526 689 631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 39.17% 38.38% 41.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 344 336
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £509 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 25 28
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +40.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £14.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.16 £62.20 £29.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Lotus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Lotus 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 Lotus.

1 9 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) MS Office
4 4 (44.44%) VPN
4 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 2 (22.22%) Office 365
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
6 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
6 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) Banking
6 2 (22.22%) SLA
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) VBScript
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 2 (22.22%) Internet

Lotus
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 9 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (11.11%) IBM Domino
4 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) Skype
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) WLAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Floorwalker
4 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 2 (22.22%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Altiris
4 1 (11.11%) Infor
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £13 - £18 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago