The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Notes skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Notes over the 3 months to 29 January 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 117 118 119
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 22 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.70% 0.12% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.26% 0.61% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £160 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+103.12% -41.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £160 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £160 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £157 £208
% change year-on-year
+91.69% -24.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.25 £18.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-17.24% +7.40%
IBM Notes
England

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

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
517 490 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.45% 19.68% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 296 276
Average daily rate £375 £372 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% +14.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 29 13
Average hourly rate £23.75 £19.30 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.05% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £29.65 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.86%

IBM Notes
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

IBM Notes Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

IBM Notes
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

IBM Notes Daily Rate Trend in the South West

IBM Notes
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM Notes across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

IBM Notes Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

IBM Notes
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

IBM Notes Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

IBM Notes
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Notes within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 January 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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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
Wiltshire +10 15 £325 - 1
Dorset - 1 £350 -
IBM Notes
England

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing IBM Notes 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 IBM Notes.

1 33 (100.00%) Lotus
2 14 (42.42%) Migration
3 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
4 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 11 (33.33%) SQL
5 11 (33.33%) ITIL
6 8 (24.24%) Windows
6 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
6 8 (24.24%) MS Office
6 8 (24.24%) IBM
6 8 (24.24%) Office 365
7 7 (21.21%) Lotus Domino
8 4 (12.12%) VMware
8 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (12.12%) Email Migration
9 3 (9.09%) Dell
9 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (9.09%) VPN
9 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (6.06%) Mac OS
10 2 (6.06%) LANDesk
10 2 (6.06%) Service Management
10 2 (6.06%) DNS
10 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
10 2 (6.06%) LAN
10 2 (6.06%) DHCP
10 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
10 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
10 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
10 2 (6.06%) Windows 8

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing IBM Notes 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 IBM Notes. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.21%) Lotus Domino
3 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) VPN
2 2 (6.06%) DNS
2 2 (6.06%) LAN
2 2 (6.06%) DHCP
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) 3G
3 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Consultant
1 8 (24.24%) Support Engineer
1 8 (24.24%) Administrator
2 7 (21.21%) Migration Consultant
2 7 (21.21%) Lotus Notes Administrator
3 6 (18.18%) Lotus Notes Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Domino Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (12.12%) Domino Administrator
5 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Support
6 3 (9.09%) Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) IT Support
7 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Service Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Support Technician
8 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.03%) Replication
2 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.03%) iPhone
2 1 (3.03%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) Mac OS
3 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Migration
2 11 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (12.12%) Email Migration
4 2 (6.06%) Service Management
5 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.03%) Project Management
5 1 (3.03%) Change Management
5 1 (3.03%) ITSM
5 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Lotus
2 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 8 (24.24%) IBM
4 4 (12.12%) VMware
5 3 (9.09%) Dell
6 2 (6.06%) LANDesk
7 1 (3.03%) Adobe
7 1 (3.03%) TOWER Software