The first table below looks at the demand for IBM Notes skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Notes over the 3 months to 25 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 of the Application Platforms category for the Reading 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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 67 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 2 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.22% 0.31% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.00% 1.65% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate
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£150 £180 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -14.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £223 £250
% change year-on-year
-19.10% -11.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £23.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.53%
Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
200 182 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.20% 18.88% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 80 66
Average daily rate £350 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £290 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -51.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
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IBM Notes
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

IBM Notes Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

IBM Notes
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

IBM Notes Daily Rate Trend in Reading

IBM Notes
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

IBM Notes Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

IBM Notes
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing IBM Notes 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 IBM Notes.

1 4 (100.00%) Lotus
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Automotive
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) German Language

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing IBM Notes 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 IBM Notes. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Lotus