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 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank - 72 91
Contract jobs citing Lotus 0 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 1.37% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category - 2.89% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 1
Average daily rate
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- £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £150 £262
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -42.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-10.34% -3.33%
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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
745 623 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 48.63% 47.30% 53.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 357 384
Average daily rate £359 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £235 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 18 63
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -16.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £12.74 £13.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £23.80 £44.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Process Management
4 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) MS Office
5 1 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) UNIX
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (11.11%) PMI

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (11.11%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Business Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Business Process Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Process Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Lotus Notes Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
5 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) IT Support
5 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Remote Desktop Support
5 2 (22.22%) Remote Desktop Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) E-Learning
2 1 (11.11%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
1 3 (33.33%) Process Management
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) Email Migration
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
2 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco