The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank - - 29
Contract jobs citing Lotus 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - - 1.65%
As % of the Vendors category - - 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £130
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £325 £200
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +62.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £13.94 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.64% -3.89%
Lotus
Oxfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
124 118 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 42.03% 34.81% 40.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 87 41
Median daily rate £350 £423 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.15% +20.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £264 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 16
Median hourly rate £8.80 £17.50 £14.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.71% +23.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 10 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (40.00%) Adobe
5 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 4 (40.00%) SLA
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (40.00%) Acrobat
5 4 (40.00%) Internet
5 4 (40.00%) DameWare
5 4 (40.00%) Release Management
5 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (40.00%) Change Control
6 3 (30.00%) Software Distribution
6 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (30.00%) Back Office
6 3 (30.00%) IBM
6 3 (30.00%) IBM Domino
7 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
8 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 10 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (30.00%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Acrobat
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
General
1 3 (30.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Service Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Services Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Support Technician
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Technician
3 2 (20.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Lotus Notes Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Lotus Notes Support
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Change Control
2 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (40.00%) Release Management
3 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (30.00%) Software Distribution
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) DameWare
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (40.00%) Adobe
4 3 (30.00%) IBM