The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Milton Keynes 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 67 62 56
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs citing Lotus 1 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.11% 0.58% 1.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 1.25% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£330 £163 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+103.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £223 £260
% change year-on-year
-19.10% -14.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +11.53%
Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
416 319 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 46.64% 45.97% 48.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 139 137
Average daily rate £363 £335 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.20% +1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 39 24
Average hourly rate £14.75 £13.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £9.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lotus across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Lotus
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Handset
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus Domino
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Handset
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle