The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 54 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Lotus 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.20% 1.05% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 2.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £450 £394 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £350 £213
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +64.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+87.50% -31.42%
Lotus
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Vendors Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
173 293 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 34.06% 43.99% 37.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 203 151
Median daily rate £350 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 6
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.58 £11.78 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £21.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Lotus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lotus across the South Wales region.

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lotus across the South Wales region.

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Wales region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 10 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 10 (100.00%) Migration
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Office 365
3 5 (50.00%) SMTP
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) IBM Domino
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
6 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (20.00%) Clearswift
6 2 (20.00%) Document Management
7 1 (10.00%) Service Management
7 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 10 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (50.00%) IBM Domino
4 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Lotus Notes Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Migration Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Migration
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Document Management
6 1 (10.00%) Change Control
6 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Clearswift