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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lotus
UK / Scotland
Rank 105 131 114
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -17
Contract jobs citing Lotus 2 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.12% 0.15% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.37% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Median daily rate £390 £175 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.85% -60.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £175 £300
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £18.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-38.88% +44.00%

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
751 1073 948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.65% 41.48% 36.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 588 482
Median daily rate £360 £363 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 14 25
Median hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.00% +58.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +2 1 £390 +122.85%
Stirling - 1 - -
Lotus
UK

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 13 (92.86%) IBM Notes
2 8 (57.14%) IBM Domino
2 8 (57.14%) IBM
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Office 365
4 5 (35.71%) Problem Management
4 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
4 5 (35.71%) MS Office
5 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
5 3 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
6 2 (14.29%) Banking
6 2 (14.29%) Retail
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
7 1 (7.14%) Java
7 1 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle
7 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
7 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
7 1 (7.14%) HP
7 1 (7.14%) Citrix
7 1 (7.14%) Avaya
7 1 (7.14%) Internet
7 1 (7.14%) Symantec

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 13 (92.86%) IBM Notes
2 8 (57.14%) IBM Domino
3 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
4 3 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
1 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (14.29%) Domino Specialist
1 2 (14.29%) Domino Support
1 2 (14.29%) Lotus Notes Support
1 2 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (7.14%) Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
2 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Lotus Notes Specialist
2 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Problem Management
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) IBM
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Avaya
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec
3 1 (7.14%) VMware