The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 76 81 48
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -33
Contract jobs citing Lotus 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.16% 0.14% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.33% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £130
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £350 £220
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +59.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+87.50% -31.42%
Lotus
South East

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

Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
217 304 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 35.23% 42.16% 41.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 217 133
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £170 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 23 27
Median hourly rate £16.63 £22.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.11% +32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.68 £13.35 £12.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.79 £39.60 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Lotus
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 5 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 2000
2 4 (80.00%) PeopleSoft
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (80.00%) BMC Marimba
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Adobe
2 4 (80.00%) BMC
2 4 (80.00%) Acrobat
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) DameWare
3 1 (20.00%) Skype
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) MCDST
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 5 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Acrobat
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
1 4 (80.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 4 (80.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (80.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Help Desk Support
1 4 (80.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Service Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Service Desk Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
1 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCDST
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) BMC Marimba
1 4 (80.00%) DameWare
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe
1 4 (80.00%) BMC
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) PeopleSoft