The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Oxfordshire region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 44 47 46
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Lotus 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.84% 0.21% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 2.11% 0.46% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£130 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £225 £260
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -13.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £23.75 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +11.53%
Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
190 218 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 39.92% 45.99% 55.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 139 168
Average daily rate £350 £340 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £206 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 15 35
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.35 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.10% -16.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £11.55 £10.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £23.03 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Lotus
South East

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lotus across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Oxford - 4 £130 -
Lotus
South East

Lotus
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix