The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 110 129 123
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Contract jobs citing Lotus 8 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.40% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 0.51% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 4
Median daily rate £275 £169 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.96% -46.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £198 £190
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +3.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £12.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+95.83% -17.24%
Lotus
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
991 1171 1091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 49.23% 40.20% 38.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 575 596 572
Median daily rate £340 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 25 22
Median hourly rate £15.00 £22.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.06% -9.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.90 £12.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.25 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.40
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +5 6 £325 +85.71%
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £275 -
Lotus
UK

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 14 (93.33%) IBM Notes
2 9 (60.00%) IBM
3 8 (53.33%) IBM Domino
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (40.00%) Office 365
5 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 5 (33.33%) MS Office
6 4 (26.67%) Migration
7 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
7 3 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (20.00%) Finance
8 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
8 2 (13.33%) Banking
8 2 (13.33%) Retail
8 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
8 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (13.33%) Windows
8 2 (13.33%) ITIL
9 1 (6.67%) Service Management
9 1 (6.67%) Change Management
9 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (6.67%) Wireless
9 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (6.67%) VMware
9 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
9 1 (6.67%) SLA
9 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 14 (93.33%) IBM Notes
2 8 (53.33%) IBM Domino
3 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (13.33%) Domino Specialist
1 2 (13.33%) Domino Support
1 2 (13.33%) Lotus Notes Support
1 2 (13.33%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (13.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (6.67%) Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Change Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Change Management Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Configuration Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Lotus Notes Specialist
2 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) CMDB
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) IBM
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Symantec
3 1 (6.67%) VMware