The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services 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 Lotus over the 3 months to 26 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.

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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 122 116 120
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing Lotus 22 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.70% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 1.75% 0.39% 0.51%
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 £160 £230
% change year-on-year
+87.50% -30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £16.25 £17.13 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.10% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +7.40%
Lotus
England

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

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1260 1031 1180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 40.24% 41.61% 46.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 776 606 660
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 62 76
Average hourly rate £25.50 £19.30 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.12% -10.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.54 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Lotus
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lotus across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Lotus Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Lotus
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 Lotus within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 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 +2 14 £325 - 2
Dorset - 1 £350 -
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 32 (96.97%) IBM Notes
2 14 (42.42%) Migration
3 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
4 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 10 (30.30%) SQL
5 10 (30.30%) ITIL
6 9 (27.27%) Windows
7 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
7 8 (24.24%) IBM
7 8 (24.24%) Office 365
8 7 (21.21%) MS Office
8 7 (21.21%) Lotus Domino
9 5 (15.15%) VMware
10 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (12.12%) Email Migration
10 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (9.09%) Dell
11 3 (9.09%) VPN
11 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
12 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
12 2 (6.06%) Mac OS
12 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
12 2 (6.06%) LANDesk
12 2 (6.06%) Service Management
12 2 (6.06%) DNS
12 2 (6.06%) LAN
12 2 (6.06%) DHCP
12 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 32 (96.97%) IBM Notes
2 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
3 7 (21.21%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) 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
4 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (12.12%) Domino Administrator
6 3 (9.09%) Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Support
6 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) IT Support
8 1 (3.03%) Build Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Desktop Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Business Project Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Business Manager
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 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) Mac OS
4 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Migration
2 10 (30.30%) ITIL
3 4 (12.12%) Email Migration
4 2 (6.06%) Service Management
5 1 (3.03%) Change Management
5 1 (3.03%) ITSM
5 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.03%) Project Management
5 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) IBM
3 5 (15.15%) VMware
4 3 (9.09%) Dell
5 2 (6.06%) LANDesk
6 1 (3.03%) Citrix
6 1 (3.03%) TOWER Software
6 1 (3.03%) Adobe
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