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 30 June 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.

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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 109 71 50
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -21
Contract jobs citing Lotus 19 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.17% 0.12% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 1.93% 0.30% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £260 - £130
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £325 £200
% change year-on-year
-18.46% +62.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £13.94 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+18.40% -3.89%
Lotus
England

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
983 335 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 60.31% 39.32% 48.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 621 183 165
Median daily rate £283 £295 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.23% +5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £190 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £451 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 34 11
Median hourly rate £28.00 £13.71 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.23% -45.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.30 £30.95 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+15.24% +7.19%

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 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Tyne and Wear -42 19 £260 -
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 19 (90.48%) ITIL
2 19 (90.48%) Oracle
2 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
2 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
2 19 (90.48%) Citrix
2 19 (90.48%) VMware
3 18 (85.71%) Clustering
3 18 (85.71%) Microsoft App-V
3 18 (85.71%) Firewall
3 18 (85.71%) Application Packaging
3 18 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (85.71%) MSI
3 18 (85.71%) OpenView
3 18 (85.71%) HP
3 18 (85.71%) Terminal Services
3 18 (85.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 18 (85.71%) Middleware
3 18 (85.71%) SQL
3 18 (85.71%) IIS
3 18 (85.71%) Windows
3 18 (85.71%) Apache
3 18 (85.71%) MS Excel
3 18 (85.71%) DHCP
3 18 (85.71%) DNS
3 18 (85.71%) High Availability
3 18 (85.71%) Perfmon
3 18 (85.71%) Microsoft Clustering

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 21 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 18 (85.71%) Apache
2 18 (85.71%) IIS
3 2 (9.52%) IBM Domino
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (4.76%) CICS
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (85.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) DHCP
1 18 (85.71%) DNS
1 18 (85.71%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (85.71%) MSI
General
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Wintel Support
2 9 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Server Support
4 5 (23.81%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Support Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Lotus Notes Support
6 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (85.71%) Clustering
2 7 (33.33%) CMDB
2 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) ITIL
2 18 (85.71%) Application Packaging
2 18 (85.71%) High Availability
3 15 (71.43%) ITIL V3
4 9 (42.86%) Incident Management
5 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
5 8 (38.10%) Service Delivery
6 7 (33.33%) Change Management
6 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 7 (33.33%) CRM
6 7 (33.33%) Escalation Management
6 7 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
6 7 (33.33%) Problem Management
7 2 (9.52%) Workflow
8 1 (4.76%) Defect Management
8 1 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
2 18 (85.71%) Microsoft App-V
2 18 (85.71%) Terminal Services
2 18 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (85.71%) Microsoft Clustering
1 18 (85.71%) OpenView
1 18 (85.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 18 (85.71%) Perfmon
2 12 (57.14%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Citrix
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
1 19 (90.48%) Oracle
1 19 (90.48%) VMware
2 18 (85.71%) HP
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) IBM