The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lotus
England / North West
Rank 115 156 120
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -36
Contract jobs citing Lotus 12 2 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.053% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% 0.13% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 14
Median daily rate £130 £500 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-74.00% +135.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £500 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £500 £334
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £170 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -43.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £10.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 - £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 - £10.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 £12.21
% change year-on-year
-30.55% +47.42%

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1109 1559 1548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 42.65% 41.44% 46.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 665 855 775
Median daily rate £400 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 113 110
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.65 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 19 February 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
Manchester +19 5 £150 - 1
Cheshire - 5 £130 -
Lancashire - 2 - -
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 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 North West region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 24 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 20 (83.33%) MS Office
3 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
4 12 (50.00%) ITIL
5 11 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (45.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 11 (45.83%) Service Management
5 11 (45.83%) Change Management
5 11 (45.83%) Incident Management
5 11 (45.83%) Problem Management
5 11 (45.83%) Windows
6 9 (37.50%) Windows XP
6 9 (37.50%) Citrix
6 9 (37.50%) VPN
7 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 7 (29.17%) Trend Analysis
8 7 (29.17%) MCP
8 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
9 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
10 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
11 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
12 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
12 3 (12.50%) Blackberry
12 3 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (12.50%) Migration
12 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
12 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (8.33%) Internet
13 2 (8.33%) HP

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 24 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.17%) IBM Domino
4 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) VPN
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) Skype
3 1 (4.17%) VLAN
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) WLAN
General
1 2 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Analyst
2 12 (50.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 12 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 12 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.33%) Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (4.17%) Migration Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.50%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 11 (45.83%) Change Management
2 11 (45.83%) Incident Management
2 11 (45.83%) Problem Management
2 11 (45.83%) Service Management
3 7 (29.17%) Trend Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) CRM
6 1 (4.17%) ERP
6 1 (4.17%) ITSM
6 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
6 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (8.33%) VBScript
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) PHP
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) MCP
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (45.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) Citrix
3 2 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Altiris
4 1 (4.17%) Infor
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