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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 52 60 58
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing Lotus 9 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.87% 0.40% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 4.31% 1.00% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £195
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £300 £195
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +53.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.27% +8.92%
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
209 200 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 43.36% 40.08% 38.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 133 144
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £500 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -6.89%
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
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 6 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
(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
Newport - 6 £350 -
Lotus
Wales

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 17 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 12 (70.59%) SharePoint
2 12 (70.59%) Migration
3 9 (52.94%) Document Management
4 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
5 7 (41.18%) Office 365
6 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
6 6 (35.29%) ITIL
7 5 (29.41%) IBM Domino
7 5 (29.41%) Windows
7 5 (29.41%) SMTP
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
7 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (23.53%) Information Management
8 4 (23.53%) Records Management
9 3 (17.65%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
9 3 (17.65%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (17.65%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
9 3 (17.65%) .NET
9 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
10 2 (11.76%) MS Office
10 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
10 2 (11.76%) Clearswift
10 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Server

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 17 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 12 (70.59%) SharePoint
3 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (29.41%) IBM Domino
5 3 (17.65%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
6 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) SMTP
2 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
1 7 (41.18%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Lotus Notes Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Office 365 Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Lotus Notes Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Messaging Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
1 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
1 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Migration
2 9 (52.94%) Document Management
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) Information Management
5 4 (23.53%) Records Management
6 3 (17.65%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Change Control
7 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
7 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.88%) Project Governance
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.88%) Service Management
7 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Clearswift