The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing Lotus 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield - - 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £140
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £180 £215
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -16.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £12.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+118.75% -14.28%
Lotus
South Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
154 156 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 31.43% 36.53% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 99 65
Median daily rate £350 £395 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.39% +4.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £263 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 17
Median hourly rate £17.50 £10.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -71.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.29 £9.00 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.18 £16.25 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield