The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank - 24 21
Contract jobs citing Lotus 0 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough - 5.77% 2.29%
As % of the Vendors category - 10.98% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £165 £300 £190
% change year-on-year
-45.00% +57.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
Lotus
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
52 82 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 57.78% 52.56% 45.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 47 27
Average daily rate £325 £210 £241
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.76% -12.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £104 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 9
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +4.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Lotus
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 6 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Adobe
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Symantec
2 5 (83.33%) Intel Security
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
3 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) MCP
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 6 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (66.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Service Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Service Desk Support
2 4 (66.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Adobe
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Intel Security
2 5 (83.33%) Symantec