The first table below looks at the demand for Formula Language skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Formula Language over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus Formula Language
Rank 592 564 583
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +19
Contract jobs citing Formula Language 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.008% 0.002%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.005% 0.021% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £475 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +46.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20247 19436 20658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.04% 38.09% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12959 12021 12339
Average daily rate £388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 410 571 791
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.80 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.80 £50.00 £45.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00

Formula Language
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Formula Language within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Formula Language Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Formula Language
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Formula Language within the UK.

Formula Language Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Formula Language
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Formula Language within the UK.

Formula Language Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Formula Language
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Formula Language within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Kent - - - - 1
South East - - - - 1
England - - - - 1

Formula Language
Top 17 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Formula Language 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 Formula Language.

1 3 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 3 (100.00%) Lotus
1 3 (100.00%) LotusScript
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Intranet
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) German Language
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) XPages

Formula Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Formula Language 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 Formula Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Intranet
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
General
1 1 (33.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus Notes Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus Notes Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Intranet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XPages
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) LotusScript
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Lotus
2 2 (66.67%) VMware