The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lotus
England / North East
Rank 88 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Lotus 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.21% - 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% - 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £90 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £175 £300
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £29.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £18.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-38.88% +44.00%

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

Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
482 363 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 51.44% 40.47% 50.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 210 218
Median daily rate £350 £400 £357
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 23 9
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.85 £21.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +5.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £10.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £50.50 £35.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham - 2 £90 -
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 North East region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) IBM Notes
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Skype
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 4 (80.00%) IBM Notes
1 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) Skype
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) VMware