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 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 259 230 208
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -22
Contract jobs citing Lotus 24 39 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.39% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.84% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 28
Average daily rate £150 £400 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £73 £232 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £467 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £300 £200
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Average hourly rate £14.25 £14.75 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.38% -47.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +7.14%
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
4708 4659 4381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.86% 46.15% 46.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2818 2487 2202
Average daily rate £400 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 256 257
Average hourly rate £20.25 £19.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.19% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +1 10 £245 -38.75% 2
Oxfordshire +11 6 £150 -70.29%
Hampshire -8 5 £75 -83.44%
Buckinghamshire +4 1 - -
Surrey -14 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £200 -
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 52 (94.55%) IBM Notes
2 35 (63.64%) Windows
3 27 (49.09%) Microsoft
4 22 (40.00%) Internet
5 18 (32.73%) ITIL
6 17 (30.91%) Incident Management
7 16 (29.09%) PeopleSoft
7 16 (29.09%) Adobe
7 16 (29.09%) Active Directory
7 16 (29.09%) Windows XP
7 16 (29.09%) DameWare
7 16 (29.09%) Acrobat
8 13 (23.64%) VPN
8 13 (23.64%) Change Control
9 12 (21.82%) TCP/IP
9 12 (21.82%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (20.00%) Release Management
10 11 (20.00%) Migration
11 10 (18.18%) Windows 7
12 8 (14.55%) Software Distribution
12 8 (14.55%) MS Office
13 7 (12.73%) Blackberry
14 6 (10.91%) SLA
14 6 (10.91%) IBM Domino
14 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
15 5 (9.09%) BMC
15 5 (9.09%) Novell
15 5 (9.09%) IPX
15 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
15 5 (9.09%) Windows 2000

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 52 (94.55%) IBM Notes
2 6 (10.91%) IBM Domino
3 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 4 (7.27%) CMS
4 4 (7.27%) Magnolia
5 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.64%) Drupal
6 2 (3.64%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.82%) JBoss
7 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Acrobat
2 8 (14.55%) MS Office
3 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
4 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (40.00%) Internet
2 13 (23.64%) VPN
3 12 (21.82%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.09%) IPX
5 2 (3.64%) Skype
5 2 (3.64%) VoIP
6 1 (1.82%) Firewall
6 1 (1.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 4 (7.27%) German Language
1 4 (7.27%) Marketing
2 3 (5.45%) Back Office
2 3 (5.45%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) French Language
3 2 (3.64%) Polish Language
3 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.82%) Automotive
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (43.64%) Analyst
2 18 (32.73%) Service Analyst
3 17 (30.91%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 8 (14.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 8 (14.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (14.55%) Support Engineer
7 7 (12.73%) Help Desk Support
7 7 (12.73%) Service Desk Support
7 7 (12.73%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (12.73%) Technical Services Analyst
8 6 (10.91%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
8 6 (10.91%) Service Desk Support Analyst
9 5 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
9 5 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 5 (9.09%) ITIL Service Analyst
9 5 (9.09%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) CSS
1 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
1 1 (1.82%) HTML
1 1 (1.82%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.64%) Blog
3 2 (3.64%) Social Media
4 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) PDA
4 1 (1.82%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 35 (63.64%) Windows
2 16 (29.09%) Windows XP
3 10 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 5 (9.09%) Windows 2000
4 5 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.45%) Linux
6 3 (5.45%) NetWare
6 3 (5.45%) Unix
6 3 (5.45%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.64%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) ITIL
2 17 (30.91%) Incident Management
3 13 (23.64%) Change Control
4 11 (20.00%) Migration
4 11 (20.00%) Release Management
5 8 (14.55%) Software Distribution
6 5 (9.09%) Change Management
7 4 (7.27%) SEO
8 3 (5.45%) Patch Management
8 3 (5.45%) Web Development
9 2 (3.64%) Digital Content Management
9 2 (3.64%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.64%) Pay per click
9 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.64%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.64%) Project Management
9 2 (3.64%) Re-Platforming
10 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.82%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) C
1 1 (1.82%) Java
1 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.82%) PHP
1 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.45%) Degree
3 2 (3.64%) MCP
3 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (29.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (29.09%) DameWare
2 5 (9.09%) BMC Marimba
3 4 (7.27%) SCCM
4 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (49.09%) Microsoft
2 16 (29.09%) Adobe
2 16 (29.09%) PeopleSoft
3 5 (9.09%) BMC
3 5 (9.09%) Novell
4 3 (5.45%) IBM
5 2 (3.64%) Citrix
5 2 (3.64%) Polycom
6 1 (1.82%) Google
6 1 (1.82%) Sophos
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