The first table below looks at the demand 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 162 178 193
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +15
Contract jobs citing Lotus 83 56 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.93% 0.67% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 1.93% 1.32% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 28 9
Average daily rate
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£208 £225 £184
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +22.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £173 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £376 £238
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £225 £250
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 11
Average hourly rate £20.25 £16.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.56% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £12.63 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £23.63 £16.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.53%
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4299 4238 4698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.99% 50.49% 48.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2148 2108 2031
Average daily rate £350 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 338 343
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% -0.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £12.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-12.82% +2.63%
Lotus
England

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 9 July 2014.

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 9 July 2014.

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 9 July 2014. 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
Berkshire +33 47 £180 -10.00% 3
Hampshire -4 15 £208 -43.91% 1
Surrey +7 9 £400 +77.77% 1
Oxfordshire +5 4 £130 -
Buckinghamshire -17 4 £340 +18.26%
Kent - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
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England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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.

1 113 (83.09%) IBM Notes
2 67 (49.26%) Windows
3 53 (38.97%) Microsoft
4 31 (22.79%) ITIL
4 31 (22.79%) Migration
5 30 (22.06%) Lotus Domino
5 30 (22.06%) Windows 7
6 29 (21.32%) MS Office
7 28 (20.59%) Active Directory
7 28 (20.59%) MS Exchange
8 19 (13.97%) Windows XP
8 19 (13.97%) MS Excel
9 18 (13.24%) SQL
9 18 (13.24%) Citrix
10 16 (11.76%) Retail
11 15 (11.03%) SCCM
11 15 (11.03%) Blackberry
11 15 (11.03%) WAN
12 14 (10.29%) LAN
12 14 (10.29%) SharePoint
12 14 (10.29%) SQL Server
12 14 (10.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (9.56%) Internet
13 13 (9.56%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (9.56%) Exchange Server 2010
14 12 (8.82%) Hyper-V
14 12 (8.82%) Finance
14 12 (8.82%) HTML
15 11 (8.09%) Cisco
15 11 (8.09%) IBM

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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
1 113 (83.09%) IBM Notes
2 30 (22.06%) Lotus Domino
3 28 (20.59%) MS Exchange
4 14 (10.29%) SharePoint
5 13 (9.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (7.35%) Lync
7 9 (6.62%) IIS
7 9 (6.62%) CMS
8 5 (3.68%) Live Communications Server
9 4 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (2.94%) Zimbra
9 4 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (2.94%) Magnolia
10 2 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.74%) Quickr
11 1 (0.74%) Site Server
11 1 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.74%) Moodle
Applications
1 29 (21.32%) MS Office
2 19 (13.97%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.74%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.88%) Google Apps
2 6 (4.41%) Office 365
3 2 (1.47%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.03%) WAN
2 14 (10.29%) LAN
3 13 (9.56%) Internet
4 7 (5.15%) DNS
5 6 (4.41%) RTP
6 5 (3.68%) PBX
6 5 (3.68%) PSTN
6 5 (3.68%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.94%) VPN
8 2 (1.47%) VoIP
8 2 (1.47%) DHCP
9 1 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.74%) SAN
9 1 (0.74%) Intranet
9 1 (0.74%) 3G
9 1 (0.74%) HTTP
9 1 (0.74%) Broadband
9 1 (0.74%) ISDN
9 1 (0.74%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.94%) DataStage
3 4 (2.94%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.74%) CloverETL
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.74%) DB2
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.47%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.74%) JIRA
2 1 (0.74%) Subversion
General
1 16 (11.76%) Retail
2 12 (8.82%) Finance
3 9 (6.62%) German Language
4 6 (4.41%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.68%) Marketing
6 2 (1.47%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.74%) Back Office
7 1 (0.74%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.74%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.74%) French Language
7 1 (0.74%) Automotive
7 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (16.18%) Developer
2 20 (14.71%) Analyst
3 17 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 10 (7.35%) Lotus Notes Developer
4 10 (7.35%) Consultant
5 8 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 8 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (4.41%) Lotus Notes Administrator
6 6 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (4.41%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (4.41%) Administrator
6 6 (4.41%) Desktop Support
7 5 (3.68%) Test Leader
7 5 (3.68%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (3.68%) Service Analyst
7 5 (3.68%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (3.68%) Deployment Engineer
7 5 (3.68%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (2.94%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.82%) HTML
2 9 (6.62%) XML
3 7 (5.15%) .NET
4 5 (3.68%) XPages
4 5 (3.68%) CSS
4 5 (3.68%) Web Services
5 4 (2.94%) MSMQ
6 2 (1.47%) Spring
6 2 (1.47%) DHTML
7 1 (0.74%) CSS3
7 1 (0.74%) HTML5
7 1 (0.74%) ODBC
7 1 (0.74%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.74%) JSON
7 1 (0.74%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.03%) Blackberry
2 10 (7.35%) Fat Client
2 10 (7.35%) Thin Client
3 9 (6.62%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.41%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.68%) PKI
6 3 (2.21%) Social Media
6 3 (2.21%) PMI
6 3 (2.21%) iPhone
7 2 (1.47%) Handset
7 2 (1.47%) Blog
7 2 (1.47%) iPad
8 1 (0.74%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.74%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.74%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 67 (49.26%) Windows
2 30 (22.06%) Windows 7
3 19 (13.97%) Windows XP
4 14 (10.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (9.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (7.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.68%) Linux
8 4 (2.94%) Windows 2000
9 3 (2.21%) Android
10 2 (1.47%) UNIX
11 1 (0.74%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.74%) NetWare
11 1 (0.74%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.79%) ITIL
1 31 (22.79%) Migration
2 11 (8.09%) Service Management
2 11 (8.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (7.35%) Data Protection
4 8 (5.88%) Workflow
4 8 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 7 (5.15%) Project Management
5 7 (5.15%) Content Management
6 6 (4.41%) CRM
7 5 (3.68%) Service Delivery
7 5 (3.68%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (3.68%) Customer Engagement
7 5 (3.68%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (3.68%) Network Load Balancing
7 5 (3.68%) Release Management
7 5 (3.68%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (2.94%) Document Management
8 4 (2.94%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (2.94%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.24%) SQL
2 11 (8.09%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.88%) Java
4 4 (2.94%) LotusScript
5 3 (2.21%) Google Apps Script
5 3 (2.21%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.21%) C++
6 2 (1.47%) C
6 2 (1.47%) Perl
6 2 (1.47%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.47%) Python
7 1 (0.74%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.41%) MCTS
2 6 (4.41%) Degree
3 5 (3.68%) MCITP
4 3 (2.21%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.21%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.21%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.47%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.47%) CCNA
5 2 (1.47%) ISEB
5 2 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.74%) PMP
6 1 (0.74%) CNE
6 1 (0.74%) Novell Certification
6 1 (0.74%) MCSE
6 1 (0.74%) CCVP
6 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.35%) QA
1 10 (7.35%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.82%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.94%) XenApp
3 4 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.74%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.74%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.74%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 15 (11.03%) SCCM
2 10 (7.35%) SCOM
2 10 (7.35%) SCVMM
2 10 (7.35%) SCDPM
3 6 (4.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.74%) WSUS
4 1 (0.74%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 53 (38.97%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.24%) Citrix
3 11 (8.09%) Cisco
3 11 (8.09%) IBM
4 9 (6.62%) Google
5 6 (4.41%) Oracle
5 6 (4.41%) Avaya
6 5 (3.68%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (3.68%) Nortel
6 5 (3.68%) Metastorm
7 4 (2.94%) VMware
7 4 (2.94%) HP
8 2 (1.47%) IronPort
8 2 (1.47%) SAP
9 1 (0.74%) Becrypt
9 1 (0.74%) Iron Mountain
9 1 (0.74%) Wyse
9 1 (0.74%) NetApp
9 1 (0.74%) Novell
9 1 (0.74%) Symantec
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