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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 140 121 127
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 8 25 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.77% 0.039%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.47% 4.56% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
Average daily rate £120 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-63.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £160 £298 £163
% change year-on-year
-46.21% +83.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £12.71 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+41.62% -9.21%
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
544 548 523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.18% 16.98% 20.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 350 309
Average daily rate £350 £385 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 27
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.69 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.66% +16.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.90 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £36.40 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bristol +1 6 £120 -
Wiltshire -22 2 - -
IBM Notes
England

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Lotus
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 7 (53.85%) Service Management
4 7 (53.85%) ITIL
4 7 (53.85%) IBM Domino
5 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
5 6 (46.15%) Blackberry
5 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
6 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
6 5 (38.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (38.46%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (38.46%) Billing
6 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Vista
6 5 (38.46%) Windows 2000
6 5 (38.46%) Java
6 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
6 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 5 (38.46%) SLA
6 5 (38.46%) Dell
6 5 (38.46%) Citrix
6 5 (38.46%) Adobe
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (38.46%) Apple
6 5 (38.46%) Acrobat
6 5 (38.46%) Internet
6 5 (38.46%) Symantec
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 7 (53.85%) IBM Domino
2 5 (38.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (23.08%) Skype for Business
4 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Acrobat
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Internet
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) Skype
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) MPLS
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Billing
2 2 (15.38%) Electronics
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Deskside Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Deskside Support
2 4 (30.77%) Deskside Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support
3 3 (23.08%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Tester
4 2 (15.38%) UAT Tester
5 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Blackberry
2 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.69%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 2000
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Vista
3 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
1 7 (53.85%) Service Management
2 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
3 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
2 2 (15.38%) QA
3 1 (7.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Lotus
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Adobe
3 5 (38.46%) Apple
3 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 5 (38.46%) Dell
3 5 (38.46%) Symantec
4 2 (15.38%) SAP
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) Altiris
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) LANDesk
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp