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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 116 134 126
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 25 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.80% 0.035% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.77% 0.16% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Average daily rate
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£325 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £185 £200
% change year-on-year
+62.16% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.42 £14.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year
-14.34% +9.43%
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
524 619 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.77% 21.77% 16.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 360 291
Average daily rate £375 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 11
Average hourly rate £20.25 £25.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.00% +21.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.50 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.73 £19.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-11.97% +1.71%

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
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 4 March 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
Wiltshire +16 16 £325 -
Dorset - 1 £350 -
IBM Notes
England

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (97.06%) Lotus
2 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 14 (41.18%) SQL
5 12 (35.29%) ITIL
6 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
6 11 (32.35%) Migration
7 9 (26.47%) MS Office
7 9 (26.47%) IBM
8 8 (23.53%) Windows
8 8 (23.53%) Lotus Domino
9 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (14.71%) VMware
10 5 (14.71%) Office 365
11 4 (11.76%) Email Migration
11 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
12 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
12 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
12 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
13 2 (5.88%) Mac OS
13 2 (5.88%) Service Management
13 2 (5.88%) LANDesk
13 2 (5.88%) Finance
13 2 (5.88%) VPN
13 2 (5.88%) DHCP
13 2 (5.88%) DNS
13 2 (5.88%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
2 8 (23.53%) Lotus Domino
3 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) VPN
2 2 (5.88%) DHCP
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Support Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Administrator
3 7 (20.59%) Lotus Notes Administrator
4 6 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (17.65%) Consultant
5 5 (14.71%) Migration Consultant
5 5 (14.71%) Domino Consultant
6 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Domino Administrator
6 4 (11.76%) Lotus Notes Consultant
6 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (8.82%) Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support
7 3 (8.82%) Technical Support
8 2 (5.88%) IT Support
8 2 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) X-Windows
1 1 (2.94%) ODBC
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
1 1 (2.94%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.94%) iPhone
2 1 (2.94%) Replication
2 1 (2.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
3 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.88%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) ITIL
2 11 (32.35%) Migration
3 4 (11.76%) Email Migration
4 2 (5.88%) Service Management
4 2 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.94%) Change Management
5 1 (2.94%) ITSM
5 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.94%) LotusScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (97.06%) Lotus
2 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 9 (26.47%) IBM
4 5 (14.71%) VMware
5 2 (5.88%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.94%) Adobe
6 1 (2.94%) Dell
6 1 (2.94%) TOWER Software