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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 15 22 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Contract jobs citing Lotus 9 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 8.04% 1.57% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 14.75% 2.74% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 2
Average hourly rate £12.00 £16.13 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.58% +0.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-31.42% +4.47%
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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
61 73 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 54.46% 57.48% 33.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 36 29
Average daily rate £278 £280 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.89% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £91 £170 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -1.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 15 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
2 15 (93.75%) Symantec
2 15 (93.75%) McAfee
2 15 (93.75%) MS Office
2 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) Adobe
3 14 (87.50%) Incident Management
3 14 (87.50%) Service Delivery
3 14 (87.50%) ITIL
3 14 (87.50%) MCP
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (93.75%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Analyst
1 15 (93.75%) Service Analyst
1 15 (93.75%) Service Desk Analyst
2 14 (87.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 14 (87.50%) Support Analyst
2 14 (87.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) ITIL
1 14 (87.50%) Service Delivery
1 14 (87.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) MCP
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
2 15 (93.75%) Symantec
2 15 (93.75%) McAfee
2 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) Adobe