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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 254 257 175
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -82
Contract jobs citing Lotus 15 14 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.15% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.31% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 47
Median daily rate £168 £250 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.90% +35.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £80 £157 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £420 £377
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £180
% change year-on-year
- +80.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -37.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £12.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+129.16% -27.27%
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
4306 4565 4250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.53% 47.73% 46.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2514 2550 2097
Median daily rate £390 £376 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 212 243
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.20 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Lotus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +1 5 £475 +90.00%
Hampshire 0 5 £80 -82.22%
Surrey - 3 £191 -
Buckinghamshire +17 1 - -
Kent +6 1 £325 +253.26%
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Lotus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 39 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 23 (58.97%) Windows
3 17 (43.59%) Migration
4 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 10 (25.64%) Internet
6 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
7 8 (20.51%) MS Office
8 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
8 6 (15.38%) Windows 8
8 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
8 6 (15.38%) Degree
8 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 6 (15.38%) Windows 2000
8 6 (15.38%) Adobe
8 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
9 5 (12.82%) VPN
9 5 (12.82%) ITIL
9 5 (12.82%) Acrobat
9 5 (12.82%) BMC
9 5 (12.82%) DameWare
9 5 (12.82%) BMC Marimba
9 5 (12.82%) Windows 10
9 5 (12.82%) Office 365
10 4 (10.26%) Magnolia
10 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
10 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (10.26%) Marketing
10 4 (10.26%) German Language
10 4 (10.26%) SEO

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 39 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.26%) CMS
3 4 (10.26%) Magnolia
4 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.69%) Skype for Business
5 2 (5.13%) Drupal
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.56%) IBM Domino
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Office
2 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 5 (12.82%) Acrobat
4 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Office 365
2 2 (5.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) Internet
2 5 (12.82%) VPN
3 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.69%) IPX
4 3 (7.69%) Skype
5 1 (2.56%) DHCP
5 1 (2.56%) DNS
5 1 (2.56%) Firewall
5 1 (2.56%) VoIP
General
1 4 (10.26%) German Language
1 4 (10.26%) Marketing
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) French Language
2 2 (5.13%) Polish Language
3 1 (2.56%) Automotive
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Analyst
1 10 (25.64%) Support Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (17.95%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Consultant
3 7 (17.95%) Service Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Deployment Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Exchange Consultant
4 6 (15.38%) Exchange Migration Consultant
4 6 (15.38%) Help Desk Support
4 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Consultant
4 6 (15.38%) Migration Consultant
5 5 (12.82%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 5 (12.82%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Help Desk Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Service Desk Support
5 5 (12.82%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Blackberry
1 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.13%) Blog
2 2 (5.13%) Social Media
3 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Windows 2000
2 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 6 (15.38%) Windows 8
3 5 (12.82%) Windows 10
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.56%) Linux
7 1 (2.56%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.56%) NetWare
7 1 (2.56%) Unix
7 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Migration
2 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 5 (12.82%) ITIL
4 4 (10.26%) Change Management
4 4 (10.26%) SEO
5 3 (7.69%) Change Control
6 2 (5.13%) Digital Content Management
6 2 (5.13%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.13%) Pay per click
6 2 (5.13%) Re-Platforming
7 1 (2.56%) Application Discovery
7 1 (2.56%) Application Packaging
7 1 (2.56%) CRM
7 1 (2.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.56%) C
2 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) BMC Marimba
1 5 (12.82%) DameWare
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) Adobe
3 5 (12.82%) BMC
4 4 (10.26%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (5.13%) Dell
5 2 (5.13%) Polycom
5 2 (5.13%) SAP
6 1 (2.56%) Citrix
6 1 (2.56%) Google
6 1 (2.56%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) IBM
6 1 (2.56%) Nortel
6 1 (2.56%) Novell
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle
6 1 (2.56%) Remedy
6 1 (2.56%) Sage