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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 59 62 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -28
Contract jobs citing Lotus 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.39% 0.47% 1.82%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 1.21% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate
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- £195 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -56.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £190 £310
% change year-on-year
+57.89% -38.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +1.75%
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
199 247 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 38.34% 38.96% 46.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 155 82
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 14
Average hourly rate £13.70 - £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 - £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lotus across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 22 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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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
Newport -12 1 - -
Lotus
Wales

Lotus
Top 28 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Ingres
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
1 2 (66.67%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Ingres
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (66.67%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix