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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 230 188 188
Rank change year-on-year
-42 0
Contract jobs citing Lotus 21 60 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.67% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 1.41% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 37 27
Average daily rate
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£425 £190 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+123.68% -30.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £150 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £362 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £188 £300
% change year-on-year
+73.33% -37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 15
Average hourly rate £14.50 £32.75 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.72% +151.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £18.95 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.10 £46.55 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
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
4220 4260 4150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.64% 47.44% 50.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2306 2122 2056
Average daily rate £388 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £180 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 242 321
Average hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -18.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.07 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 29 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 29 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 29 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 -3 11 £450 +125.00% 1
Oxfordshire -18 3 £505 +288.46%
Berkshire -22 3 £400 +166.66%
Buckinghamshire +3 2 - -
Surrey +8 1 - - 5
Kent - 1 £92 -
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 65 (90.28%) IBM Notes
2 35 (48.61%) Windows
3 27 (37.50%) Service Management
4 26 (36.11%) Microsoft
5 25 (34.72%) Active Directory
6 21 (29.17%) MS Exchange
7 19 (26.39%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (25.00%) Citrix
9 17 (23.61%) ITIL
10 13 (18.06%) MS Office
10 13 (18.06%) DNS
10 13 (18.06%) Migration
11 12 (16.67%) IIS
12 11 (15.28%) Lotus Domino
13 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (13.89%) Novell
14 9 (12.50%) MS Excel
14 9 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (12.50%) Degree
15 8 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
15 8 (11.11%) Lync
15 8 (11.11%) MCITP
15 8 (11.11%) MCTS
15 8 (11.11%) GroupWise
16 7 (9.72%) SAN
16 7 (9.72%) POP3
16 7 (9.72%) SMTP
16 7 (9.72%) Clustering
16 7 (9.72%) IMAP
17 6 (8.33%) Windows 7

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 65 (90.28%) IBM Notes
2 21 (29.17%) MS Exchange
3 12 (16.67%) IIS
4 11 (15.28%) Lotus Domino
5 8 (11.11%) Lync
5 8 (11.11%) GroupWise
6 6 (8.33%) Office Communications Server
6 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
7 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (4.17%) Live Communications Server
8 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.39%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (18.06%) MS Office
2 9 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.39%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.06%) DNS
2 7 (9.72%) SAN
2 7 (9.72%) POP3
2 7 (9.72%) SMTP
2 7 (9.72%) IMAP
3 6 (8.33%) VPN
4 5 (6.94%) WAN
4 5 (6.94%) PBX
5 3 (4.17%) RTP
5 3 (4.17%) Internet
5 3 (4.17%) LAN
5 3 (4.17%) PSTN
6 2 (2.78%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (2.78%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.78%) SSL
7 1 (1.39%) MPLS
7 1 (1.39%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.39%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (4.17%) Legal
2 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.78%) Back Office
2 2 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Marketing
3 1 (1.39%) French Language
3 1 (1.39%) German Language
3 1 (1.39%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 25 (34.72%) Analyst
2 18 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 18 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 12 (16.67%) Field Engineer
4 6 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 6 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
4 6 (8.33%) Server Engineer
5 5 (6.94%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (5.56%) Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.17%) Administrator
7 3 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.17%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Transition Manager
8 2 (2.78%) Messaging Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Lead Architect
8 2 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Incident Manager
8 2 (2.78%) Lead Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (1.39%) HTML
2 1 (1.39%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (1.39%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.39%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.72%) Clustering
3 4 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.17%) PKI
5 2 (2.78%) Replication
6 1 (1.39%) PMI
6 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.39%) iPhone
6 1 (1.39%) Social Media
6 1 (1.39%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 35 (48.61%) Windows
2 6 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.56%) Windows XP
4 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.39%) Android
6 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (37.50%) Service Management
2 17 (23.61%) ITIL
3 13 (18.06%) Migration
4 9 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (5.56%) Email Migration
6 4 (5.56%) Project Management
7 3 (4.17%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (2.78%) Transition Management
8 2 (2.78%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (2.78%) Mobile Development
8 2 (2.78%) ITSM
8 2 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.39%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.39%) CRM
9 1 (1.39%) Change Management
9 1 (1.39%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.39%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.39%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.17%) SQL
2 2 (2.78%) Java
3 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (12.50%) Degree
3 8 (11.11%) MCITP
3 8 (11.11%) MCTS
4 4 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.56%) CCNA
5 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.78%) CCNP
7 1 (1.39%) PMP
7 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (34.72%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.39%) NDS
3 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) SCCM
1 3 (4.17%) SCOM
2 1 (1.39%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.39%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 26 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 18 (25.00%) Citrix
3 10 (13.89%) Novell
4 5 (6.94%) Cisco
5 4 (5.56%) VMware
6 3 (4.17%) Nortel
6 3 (4.17%) Avaya
7 2 (2.78%) SAP
7 2 (2.78%) IBM
7 2 (2.78%) Juniper
7 2 (2.78%) NetApp
7 2 (2.78%) HP
7 2 (2.78%) EMC
7 2 (2.78%) Symantec
7 2 (2.78%) Websense
8 1 (1.39%) McAfee
8 1 (1.39%) Adobe
8 1 (1.39%) Altiris
8 1 (1.39%) LANDesk
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