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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 255 164 184
Rank change year-on-year
-91 +20
Contract jobs citing Lotus 12 84 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.91% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 1.96% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 51 27
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£225 £200 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £125 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £380 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £200 £225
% change year-on-year
+70.00% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 13
Average hourly rate £13.50 £21.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.20% +48.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £40.00 £22.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-31.42% +16.66%
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
4527 4281 4120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.55% 46.49% 48.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2572 2124 2046
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 237 307
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.48 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.22% -13.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.02 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.16%

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 3 August 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
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 3 August 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 -19 4 - -
Berkshire -39 3 £250 +38.88% 1
Buckinghamshire -11 2 - - 1
West Sussex -15 1 £200 +63.26% 1
Kent - 1 £92 -
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 47 (92.16%) IBM Notes
2 23 (45.10%) Windows
3 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
4 18 (35.29%) Service Management
5 15 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
7 13 (25.49%) Citrix
8 10 (19.61%) MS Office
9 9 (17.65%) ITIL
9 9 (17.65%) Migration
10 8 (15.69%) Lotus Domino
10 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
11 7 (13.73%) WAN
11 7 (13.73%) Windows 7
12 5 (9.80%) LAN
12 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
12 5 (9.80%) Windows XP
12 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
12 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (9.80%) Lync
13 4 (7.84%) Novell
13 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (7.84%) CCNA
13 4 (7.84%) SLA
13 4 (7.84%) VPN
13 4 (7.84%) DNS
13 4 (7.84%) IIS
13 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
14 3 (5.88%) Replication

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 47 (92.16%) IBM Notes
2 8 (15.69%) Lotus Domino
2 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.80%) Lync
4 4 (7.84%) IIS
5 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.92%) GroupWise
6 2 (3.92%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) MS Office
2 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) WAN
2 5 (9.80%) LAN
3 4 (7.84%) VPN
3 4 (7.84%) DNS
4 3 (5.88%) SAN
5 2 (3.92%) Internet
5 2 (3.92%) SSL
5 2 (3.92%) PBX
5 2 (3.92%) POP3
5 2 (3.92%) SMTP
5 2 (3.92%) IP Telephony
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (3.92%) IMAP
6 1 (1.96%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.96%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Legal
2 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Analyst
2 15 (29.41%) Service Analyst
2 15 (29.41%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (7.84%) Desktop Support
3 4 (7.84%) Developer
4 3 (5.88%) Field Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Lotus Notes Developer
4 3 (5.88%) Transition Manager
4 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Server Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Incident Manager
5 2 (3.92%) Lead Technical Architect
5 2 (3.92%) Network Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) Architect
5 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
5 2 (3.92%) Technical Architect
5 2 (3.92%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) HTML
1 3 (5.88%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (3.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Replication
3 2 (3.92%) Clustering
3 2 (3.92%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.96%) PMI
4 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (45.10%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Windows 7
3 5 (9.80%) Windows XP
3 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.92%) UNIX
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.96%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Service Management
2 9 (17.65%) ITIL
2 9 (17.65%) Migration
3 3 (5.88%) CRM
4 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (3.92%) Project Management
4 2 (3.92%) Change Management
4 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.92%) ITSM
4 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (3.92%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (3.92%) Transition Management
5 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.96%) Network Management
5 1 (1.96%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.96%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.96%) Time Management
5 1 (1.96%) Performance Management
5 1 (1.96%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.92%) Java
3 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.84%) CCNA
2 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) Degree
4 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.92%) CCNP
4 2 (3.92%) MCTS
4 2 (3.92%) MCITP
5 1 (1.96%) PMP
5 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.96%) MCP
5 1 (1.96%) MCSE
5 1 (1.96%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) NDS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.96%) WSUS
1 1 (1.96%) SCCM
1 1 (1.96%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.49%) Citrix
3 4 (7.84%) Novell
4 3 (5.88%) Adobe
4 3 (5.88%) SAP
4 3 (5.88%) Cisco
4 3 (5.88%) VMware
5 2 (3.92%) Symantec
5 2 (3.92%) Remedy
5 2 (3.92%) EMC
5 2 (3.92%) Websense
5 2 (3.92%) Juniper
5 2 (3.92%) NetApp
6 1 (1.96%) Borland
6 1 (1.96%) HP
6 1 (1.96%) McAfee
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