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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 213 197 196
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Contract jobs citing Lotus 39 46 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.49% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 1.04% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 27 23
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£400 £200 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £140 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £380 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £198 £275
% change year-on-year
+48.10% -28.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 16
Average hourly rate £14.75 £28.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.32% +115.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £28.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £28.00 £23.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £13.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+12.96% -8.47%
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
4597 4421 4206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.21% 47.52% 49.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2468 2221 2068
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 261 331
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lotus across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 May 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lotus across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Lotus Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
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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
Hampshire -4 15 £450 +136.84% 1
Berkshire -8 9 £400 +107.79% 1
Buckinghamshire -4 6 £220 +35.38%
Surrey +1 5 £238 +5.55% 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £505 -
Kent - 1 - -
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 75 (90.36%) IBM Notes
2 37 (44.58%) Windows
3 29 (34.94%) Service Management
4 28 (33.73%) Microsoft
4 28 (33.73%) Active Directory
5 22 (26.51%) MS Exchange
5 22 (26.51%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (25.30%) Citrix
7 18 (21.69%) ITIL
8 14 (16.87%) MS Office
8 14 (16.87%) DNS
9 13 (15.66%) Migration
10 12 (14.46%) Lotus Domino
10 12 (14.46%) IIS
11 10 (12.05%) SharePoint
11 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (12.05%) Novell
12 9 (10.84%) MS Excel
12 9 (10.84%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (10.84%) Degree
12 9 (10.84%) Lync
13 8 (9.64%) Customer Engagement
13 8 (9.64%) MCTS
13 8 (9.64%) MCITP
13 8 (9.64%) GroupWise
14 7 (8.43%) SAN
14 7 (8.43%) POP3
14 7 (8.43%) SMTP
14 7 (8.43%) Clustering
14 7 (8.43%) IMAP

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 75 (90.36%) IBM Notes
2 22 (26.51%) MS Exchange
3 12 (14.46%) Lotus Domino
3 12 (14.46%) IIS
4 10 (12.05%) SharePoint
5 9 (10.84%) Lync
6 8 (9.64%) GroupWise
7 6 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (7.23%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (4.82%) WebSphere
9 3 (3.61%) Documentum
9 3 (3.61%) FileNet
9 3 (3.61%) Live Communications Server
9 3 (3.61%) WebSphere Portal
10 1 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.20%) CMS
10 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (16.87%) MS Office
2 9 (10.84%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.41%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Office 365
2 1 (1.20%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.87%) DNS
2 7 (8.43%) SAN
2 7 (8.43%) POP3
2 7 (8.43%) SMTP
2 7 (8.43%) IMAP
3 6 (7.23%) VPN
4 5 (6.02%) WAN
4 5 (6.02%) PBX
5 4 (4.82%) Internet
6 3 (3.61%) PSTN
6 3 (3.61%) LAN
6 3 (3.61%) RTP
7 2 (2.41%) PABX
7 2 (2.41%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (2.41%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.41%) SSL
8 1 (1.20%) MPLS
8 1 (1.20%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (3.61%) Publishing
1 3 (3.61%) Legal
2 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.41%) Banking
3 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.20%) Back Office
3 1 (1.20%) Finance
3 1 (1.20%) Marketing
3 1 (1.20%) French Language
3 1 (1.20%) German Language
3 1 (1.20%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 28 (33.73%) Analyst
2 20 (24.10%) Service Analyst
2 20 (24.10%) Service Desk Analyst
3 12 (14.46%) Field Engineer
4 7 (8.43%) Support Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) Exchange Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) Server Engineer
6 4 (4.82%) Help Desk Engineer
6 4 (4.82%) Developer
6 4 (4.82%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (4.82%) Administrator
6 4 (4.82%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (3.61%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.61%) Transition Manager
8 2 (2.41%) Messaging Engineer
8 2 (2.41%) Lead Architect
8 2 (2.41%) Lotus Notes Administrator
8 2 (2.41%) Incident Manager
8 2 (2.41%) Lead Technical Architect
8 2 (2.41%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.02%) .NET
2 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.61%) .NET Framework
2 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.20%) HTML
3 1 (1.20%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (1.20%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.51%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.43%) Clustering
3 5 (6.02%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.82%) Social Media
4 4 (4.82%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.61%) Replication
5 3 (3.61%) PKI
6 1 (1.20%) PMI
6 1 (1.20%) Blog
6 1 (1.20%) iPhone
6 1 (1.20%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (44.58%) Windows
2 7 (8.43%) Windows 7
3 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.82%) Windows XP
4 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.41%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.41%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.20%) Android
6 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.94%) Service Management
2 18 (21.69%) ITIL
3 13 (15.66%) Migration
4 9 (10.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (9.64%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (6.02%) Project Management
6 5 (6.02%) Email Migration
7 3 (3.61%) MVC
7 3 (3.61%) Content Management
7 3 (3.61%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (2.41%) Mobile Development
8 2 (2.41%) Transition Management
8 2 (2.41%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (2.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (2.41%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.20%) BCP
9 1 (1.20%) CRM
9 1 (1.20%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.20%) Data Modelling
9 1 (1.20%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.61%) SQL
1 3 (3.61%) C#
2 2 (2.41%) Java
3 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (10.84%) Degree
3 8 (9.64%) MCTS
3 8 (9.64%) MCITP
4 4 (4.82%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.82%) CCNA
5 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.41%) CCNP
7 1 (1.20%) PMP
7 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 28 (33.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.20%) NDS
3 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) SCCM
2 3 (3.61%) SCOM
3 1 (1.20%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.20%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 28 (33.73%) Microsoft
2 21 (25.30%) Citrix
3 10 (12.05%) Novell
4 6 (7.23%) VMware
5 5 (6.02%) Cisco
6 4 (4.82%) IBM
7 3 (3.61%) Avaya
7 3 (3.61%) Nortel
7 3 (3.61%) Vignette
7 3 (3.61%) SAP
7 3 (3.61%) Sitecore
8 2 (2.41%) Websense
8 2 (2.41%) NetApp
8 2 (2.41%) EMC
8 2 (2.41%) Juniper
8 2 (2.41%) Symantec
9 1 (1.20%) McAfee
9 1 (1.20%) Adobe
9 1 (1.20%) HP
9 1 (1.20%) Cognos
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