The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Slough 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 32 39 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Contract jobs citing Lotus 3 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.20% 1.38% 2.09%
As % of the Vendors category 2.26% 2.84% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £235 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £275 £290
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £14.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.75 £14.69
% change year-on-year
-5.08% +0.42%
Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
133 141 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 53.41% 48.79% 50.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 59 59
Average daily rate £340 £373 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.72% +8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £285 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 6
Average hourly rate £21.25 £32.50 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% +120.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.10 £11.17 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £44.88 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Lotus
Berkshire

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lotus across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 5 (83.33%) IBM Notes
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Avaya
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) iPhone
4 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
4 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) DB2
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) ISDN
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) MSMQ

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 5 (83.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) ISDN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) DataStage
2 1 (16.67%) IBM InfoSphere
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) DataStage Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Handset
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
1 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) CNE
1 1 (16.67%) Novell Certification
1 1 (16.67%) CCVP
1 1 (16.67%) MCTS
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
1 4 (66.67%) Avaya
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) Polycom
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
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