The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 36 42 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing Lotus 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.87% 0.56% 1.49%
As % of the Vendors category 2.29% 2.11% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £150
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £205 £250
% change year-on-year
+62.19% -18.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.83 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -
Lotus
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
131 95 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 38.19% 26.46% 34.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 50 48
Average daily rate £425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £264 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Average hourly rate £16.83 £10.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.23% -70.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Corby - 2 - -
Wellingborough - 1 - -
Lotus
East Midlands

Lotus
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) McAfee
4 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) SAP
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Altiris
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (20.00%) Adobe
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) Symantec
5 1 (20.00%) Remedy

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 5 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Build Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) McAfee
2 2 (40.00%) Altiris
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy