The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Notes skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Notes over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 232 217 189
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -28
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 26 37 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.39% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.68% 2.19% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 30
Average daily rate £138 £335 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.95% +11.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £160 £298 £163
% change year-on-year
-46.21% +83.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 5
Average hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -17.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £12.71 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+41.62% -9.21%
IBM Notes
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1544 1693 1517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.11% 17.86% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 973 949 760
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 75 82
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £15.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +23.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.49 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.53 £45.50 £43.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

IBM Notes
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

IBM Notes Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IBM Notes
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IBM Notes across the South East region.

IBM Notes Daily Rate Trend in the South East

IBM Notes
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM Notes across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

IBM Notes Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

IBM Notes
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes across the South East region.

IBM Notes Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

IBM Notes
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Notes within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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
Oxfordshire +21 18 £134 -
Berkshire -1 3 - - 3
Surrey -4 3 £165 -
Buckinghamshire +9 1 - - 1
Kent - 1 £92 -
IBM Notes
England

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing IBM Notes 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 IBM Notes.

1 37 (94.87%) Lotus
2 29 (74.36%) Windows
3 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
4 16 (41.03%) Windows XP
5 15 (38.46%) ITIL
6 14 (35.90%) Internet
6 14 (35.90%) Active Directory
7 12 (30.77%) PeopleSoft
7 12 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (30.77%) Incident Management
7 12 (30.77%) Windows 7
8 11 (28.21%) DameWare
8 11 (28.21%) Acrobat
8 11 (28.21%) Adobe
9 10 (25.64%) Change Control
9 10 (25.64%) Release Management
10 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
10 9 (23.08%) VPN
11 8 (20.51%) Software Distribution
12 7 (17.95%) SLA
13 6 (15.38%) IBM
13 6 (15.38%) MS Office
13 6 (15.38%) Novell
14 5 (12.82%) IBM Domino
15 4 (10.26%) Migration
15 4 (10.26%) Back Office
15 4 (10.26%) SCCM
15 4 (10.26%) NetWare
15 4 (10.26%) Blackberry
16 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing IBM Notes 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 IBM Notes. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.82%) IBM Domino
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.56%) JBoss
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Acrobat
2 6 (15.38%) MS Office
3 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) Internet
2 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 9 (23.08%) VPN
3 3 (7.69%) IPX
4 1 (2.56%) Broadband
4 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.56%) Intranet
4 1 (2.56%) LAN
4 1 (2.56%) VoIP
4 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MySQL
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 4 (10.26%) Back Office
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Analyst
2 12 (30.77%) Service Analyst
3 11 (28.21%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Technical Services Analyst
5 6 (15.38%) Support Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (10.26%) IT Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support
8 3 (7.69%) Field Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Lotus Notes Support
8 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Administrator
9 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) Ajax
2 1 (2.56%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.56%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (2.56%) PDA
3 1 (2.56%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (74.36%) Windows
2 16 (41.03%) Windows XP
3 12 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.26%) NetWare
5 3 (7.69%) Linux
5 3 (7.69%) Unix
5 3 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Phone
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) ITIL
2 12 (30.77%) Incident Management
3 10 (25.64%) Change Control
3 10 (25.64%) Release Management
4 8 (20.51%) Software Distribution
5 4 (10.26%) Migration
6 3 (7.69%) Patch Management
7 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.13%) Project Management
7 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.13%) Service Management
8 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.56%) Change Management
8 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.56%) Document Management
8 1 (2.56%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.56%) Java
2 1 (2.56%) LotusScript
2 1 (2.56%) PHP
2 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (35.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) DameWare
2 4 (10.26%) SCCM
3 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 37 (94.87%) Lotus
2 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
3 12 (30.77%) PeopleSoft
4 11 (28.21%) Adobe
5 6 (15.38%) IBM
5 6 (15.38%) Novell
6 2 (5.13%) Citrix
7 1 (2.56%) Apple
7 1 (2.56%) Becrypt
7 1 (2.56%) Dell
7 1 (2.56%) Sophos
7 1 (2.56%) Symantec