The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 217 242 222
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -20
Contract jobs citing Lotus 25 27 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.29% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 0.60% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 21
Median daily rate £185 £193 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.89% -40.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £115 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £295 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £185 £200
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £11.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+128.26% -17.85%
Lotus
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3788 4499 4748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.95% 47.55% 48.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2109 2459 2455
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 247 295
Median hourly rate £17.25 £21.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% +23.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.59 £10.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
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 the South East

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Lotus
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Lotus Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hampshire +31 12 £315 +63.63%
Surrey +28 10 £155 -15.06%
West Sussex +5 1 £190 -5.00%
Berkshire -1 1 - -
Oxfordshire -8 1 £150 +15.38%
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 34 (85.00%) IBM Notes
2 23 (57.50%) Windows
3 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 16 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 14 (35.00%) MS Office
7 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
8 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
9 7 (17.50%) Migration
9 7 (17.50%) IBM Domino
9 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
10 6 (15.00%) Internet
10 6 (15.00%) Windows XP
10 6 (15.00%) Wireless
10 6 (15.00%) VMware
10 6 (15.00%) WSUS
11 5 (12.50%) Office 365
11 5 (12.50%) Windows 10
11 5 (12.50%) Incident Management
11 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
12 4 (10.00%) Java
12 4 (10.00%) SLA
12 4 (10.00%) Military
12 4 (10.00%) Firewall
12 4 (10.00%) Korean Language
12 4 (10.00%) Skype
12 4 (10.00%) Windows 8
13 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
13 3 (7.50%) MCDST
13 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 34 (85.00%) IBM Notes
2 7 (17.50%) IBM Domino
3 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (35.00%) MS Office
2 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.50%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.50%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
2 6 (15.00%) Internet
2 6 (15.00%) Wireless
3 4 (10.00%) Firewall
3 4 (10.00%) Skype
4 2 (5.00%) VPN
5 1 (2.50%) DHCP
5 1 (2.50%) DNS
5 1 (2.50%) LAN
General
1 4 (10.00%) Korean Language
1 4 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Desktop Support
2 10 (25.00%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) IT Support
5 5 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) IT Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Help Desk Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Lotus Notes Administrator
8 2 (5.00%) Project Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) Windows
2 16 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (15.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 4 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (7.50%) Windows 2000
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.50%) Android
7 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Migration
2 5 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
4 2 (5.00%) ITIL
4 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.50%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.50%) Change Management
5 1 (2.50%) CRM
5 1 (2.50%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) A+ Certification
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
3 3 (7.50%) MCDST
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) WSUS
2 2 (5.00%) SCCM
3 1 (2.50%) BMC Marimba
3 1 (2.50%) DameWare
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) VMware
3 2 (5.00%) Adobe
3 2 (5.00%) Citrix
3 2 (5.00%) Dell
3 2 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Apple
4 1 (2.50%) BMC
4 1 (2.50%) BT
4 1 (2.50%) Google
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) Nortel
4 1 (2.50%) Nuix
4 1 (2.50%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.50%) Remedy