The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 28 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 Scotland 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 107 100 102
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing Lotus 25 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.91% 0.45% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 2.02% 1.10% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 0
Average daily rate
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£175 £135 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £225 £256
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -12.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1238 999 1073
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 44.90% 40.53% 40.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 452 436
Average daily rate £350 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 63
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.15 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
Lotus
UK

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lotus across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lotus across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Lotus Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh - 11 £153 -
Stirling - 3 £175 -
Glasgow -11 2 £128 - 4
Inverclyde -1 1 - -
Lotus
UK

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 32 (94.12%) IBM Notes
2 16 (47.06%) Windows
3 13 (38.24%) Migration
4 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
5 9 (26.47%) ITIL
5 9 (26.47%) Lotus Domino
5 9 (26.47%) Finance
6 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
6 8 (23.53%) MS Office
6 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 7 (20.59%) .NET
7 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
8 6 (17.65%) Service Management
8 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
9 5 (14.71%) Blackberry
9 5 (14.71%) Email Migration
10 4 (11.76%) jQuery
10 4 (11.76%) CAML
10 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
10 4 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (11.76%) Kindle
10 4 (11.76%) Office 365
10 4 (11.76%) Windows 8
10 4 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (11.76%) Replication
10 4 (11.76%) Document Management
10 4 (11.76%) German Language
10 4 (11.76%) SMTP
10 4 (11.76%) ISO 9001
10 4 (11.76%) Intranet

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 32 (94.12%) IBM Notes
2 9 (26.47%) Lotus Domino
3 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
4 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
5 4 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Office
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.88%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Intranet
1 4 (11.76%) SMTP
2 1 (2.94%) VPN
2 1 (2.94%) SAN
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.94%) NAS
2 1 (2.94%) Structured Cabling
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) German Language
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) French Language
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) SharePoint Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (14.71%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Support
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (8.82%) Messaging Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) IT Support
7 1 (2.94%) Desktop Technician
7 1 (2.94%) PC Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Rollout Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.94%) Migration Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) .NET
2 4 (11.76%) CSS
2 4 (11.76%) Web Services
2 4 (11.76%) XML
2 4 (11.76%) XSLT
2 4 (11.76%) jQuery
2 4 (11.76%) CAML
2 4 (11.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Blackberry
2 4 (11.76%) Replication
2 4 (11.76%) Kindle
3 1 (2.94%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.94%) Symmetrix
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Windows 8
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Migration
2 9 (26.47%) ITIL
3 6 (17.65%) Service Management
4 5 (14.71%) Email Migration
5 4 (11.76%) OOP
5 4 (11.76%) OO
5 4 (11.76%) Document Management
6 3 (8.82%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (5.88%) Dependency Management
7 2 (5.88%) Performance Management
7 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.94%) Manual Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.94%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) C#
1 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
1 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) MCSD
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.94%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) IBM
2 3 (8.82%) MobileIron
3 2 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Altiris
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) EMC
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix
4 1 (2.94%) CA
4 1 (2.94%) Apple
4 1 (2.94%) Symantec
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