The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 83 85 72
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs citing Lotus 4 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.31% 0.51% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.96% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 6
Average daily rate
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- £225 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £190 £310
% change year-on-year
+57.89% -38.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £13.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +15.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £15.50 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £15.50 £14.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +1.75%
Lotus
South East

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

Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
624 731 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 48.71% 52.89% 51.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 379 281
Average daily rate £390 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.85% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £140 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 48 40
Average hourly rate £15.75 £22.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.40% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.79 £37.50 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Redhill - 2 - -
Egham - 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 - -
Lotus
South East

Lotus
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) Lync
5 2 (28.57%) Office 365
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 2 (28.57%) Legal
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) SCOM
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Symantec
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (14.29%) SLA
6 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
6 1 (14.29%) Email Migration

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (42.86%) Lync
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) Field Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Email Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec