The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Stockport region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Lotus 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 3.45% - -
As % of the Vendors category 6.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £115 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £275 £290
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-1.69% -0.84%
Vendors Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
15 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 51.72% 53.85% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 6
Average daily rate £369 £343 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.66% +5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £251 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £350 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Lotus
Manchester

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

Lotus
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft