The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Notes skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Notes over the 3 months to 3 September 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 479 381 356
Rank change year-on-year
-98 -25
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 152 251 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.44% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.37% 2.42% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 125 155
Average daily rate
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£336 £200 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.12% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £135 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £465 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £208 £225
% change year-on-year
+68.67% -7.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 41 44
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £17.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% +0.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.75 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-31.42% +4.47%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
11066 10378 9210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.96% 18.36% 17.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7082 6154 5339
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 331 426 390
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £35.83 £38.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

IBM Notes
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

IBM Notes Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IBM Notes
Daily Rate Trend

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

IBM Notes Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IBM Notes
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM Notes within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

IBM Notes Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

IBM Notes
Hourly Rate Trend

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

IBM Notes Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IBM Notes
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM Notes within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

IBM Notes Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

IBM Notes
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Notes within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 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
England -91 129 £325 +62.50% 13
London -53 48 £240 +29.72% 1
East of England +7 20 £300 +46.34% 3
North West -23 16 £475 +304.25% 3
Manchester -8 14 £475 +233.33%
West Midlands 0 12 £375 +70.45% 3
Scotland -16 12 £350 +70.73%
South East -60 12 £250 +9.89%
Glasgow +22 11 £350 -
South West -2 11 £413 +3.12% 1
Cambridgeshire +3 10 £150 -45.94% 1
City of London -5 10 £258 -17.60%
Peterborough +6 9 - - 1
Birmingham +6 8 £440 +104.65% 1
Wales - 8 £400 -
Bristol +3 7 £413 +3.12%
South Wales - 7 £394 -
Yorkshire -23 6 £325 - 2
Newport - 6 £394 -
Bedfordshire +15 5 £345 -16.36% 1
Hampshire -9 5 - -
South Yorkshire -15 4 £325 -
Sheffield -18 4 £325 -
East Midlands -21 3 £325 +10.16%
Berkshire -24 3 £250 +25.00%
Farnborough - 3 - -
Norwich +13 2 - -
Leicester +6 2 £325 -
Norfolk +5 2 - -
Hertfordshire -2 2 - - 1

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing IBM Notes 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 IBM Notes.

1 329 (100.00%) Lotus
2 142 (43.16%) Windows
3 128 (38.91%) Microsoft
4 102 (31.00%) Migration
5 96 (29.18%) Active Directory
6 89 (27.05%) ITIL
6 89 (27.05%) MS Office
7 87 (26.44%) Citrix
8 58 (17.63%) Lotus Domino
9 57 (17.33%) MS Exchange
10 54 (16.41%) Windows 7
11 47 (14.29%) MS Excel
12 45 (13.68%) Office 365
13 42 (12.77%) Finance
14 40 (12.16%) VMware
15 34 (10.33%) Windows XP
15 34 (10.33%) Project Management
16 32 (9.73%) WAN
17 31 (9.42%) Windows Server 2008
18 29 (8.81%) Exchange Server 2010
19 27 (8.21%) SCCM
19 27 (8.21%) SLA
19 27 (8.21%) SharePoint
19 27 (8.21%) Oracle
20 26 (7.90%) Cisco
20 26 (7.90%) Symantec
20 26 (7.90%) Security Cleared
21 25 (7.60%) SAP
21 25 (7.60%) Service Delivery
22 24 (7.29%) SQL

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing IBM Notes 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 IBM Notes. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 58 (17.63%) Lotus Domino
2 57 (17.33%) MS Exchange
3 29 (8.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (8.21%) SharePoint
5 24 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 18 (5.47%) IIS
7 17 (5.17%) Lync
8 11 (3.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.22%) Apache
10 4 (1.22%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.61%) FileNet
12 2 (0.61%) Documentum
13 1 (0.30%) GroupWise
13 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.30%) CMS
13 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.30%) Alfresco
Applications
1 89 (27.05%) MS Office
2 47 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.13%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.52%) MS Project
5 4 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.30%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.30%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 5 (1.52%) assyst
2 3 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.61%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.30%) Eikon
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 45 (13.68%) Office 365
2 4 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.91%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.61%) Google Drive
5 1 (0.30%) IaaS
5 1 (0.30%) Yammer
5 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.73%) WAN
2 22 (6.69%) DNS
3 20 (6.08%) LAN
4 16 (4.86%) Internet
5 13 (3.95%) VPN
5 13 (3.95%) Intranet
6 10 (3.04%) TCP/IP
7 8 (2.43%) SMTP
7 8 (2.43%) DHCP
7 8 (2.43%) MPLS
8 7 (2.13%) Extranet
9 5 (1.52%) SSL
10 4 (1.22%) VoIP
10 4 (1.22%) Skype
11 3 (0.91%) Firewall
12 2 (0.61%) SAN
12 2 (0.61%) IP Telephony
13 1 (0.30%) NAS
13 1 (0.30%) WAAS
13 1 (0.30%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.65%) Oracle Database
2 10 (3.04%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.82%) Ingres
4 5 (1.52%) MS Access
5 4 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.22%) MarkLogic
6 3 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.82%) MSI
2 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 42 (12.77%) Finance
2 19 (5.78%) Banking
3 10 (3.04%) Local Government
4 8 (2.43%) Retail
5 7 (2.13%) French Language
6 6 (1.82%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.52%) Law
8 4 (1.22%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.91%) Advertising
10 2 (0.61%) Legal
10 2 (0.61%) Back Office
10 2 (0.61%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.30%) German Language
11 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Marketing
11 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.30%) Electronics
11 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 101 (30.70%) Analyst
2 50 (15.20%) Service Analyst
3 45 (13.68%) Service Desk Analyst
4 39 (11.85%) Support Analyst
5 30 (9.12%) Architect
5 30 (9.12%) Project Manager
6 29 (8.81%) Administrator
7 20 (6.08%) Support Engineer
7 20 (6.08%) Lotus Notes Administrator
8 19 (5.78%) 1st Line Support
8 19 (5.78%) Business Analyst
9 18 (5.47%) Solutions Architect
9 18 (5.47%) Desktop Engineer
10 15 (4.56%) Desktop Support
10 15 (4.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 14 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
11 14 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support
11 14 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
12 12 (3.65%) Developer
13 11 (3.34%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.26%) Web Services
2 7 (2.13%) HTML
3 6 (1.82%) CSS
4 5 (1.52%) .NET
5 4 (1.22%) XPages
5 4 (1.22%) XML
6 3 (0.91%) SAP Smart Forms
6 3 (0.91%) COM
6 3 (0.91%) jQuery
7 1 (0.30%) Ajax
7 1 (0.30%) JSON
7 1 (0.30%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.30%) Dojo
7 1 (0.30%) ODBC
7 1 (0.30%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.38%) Blackberry
1 21 (6.38%) Data Centre
2 17 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.04%) Replication
4 8 (2.43%) EMC VNX
5 7 (2.13%) CMDB
6 6 (1.82%) Clustering
7 5 (1.52%) Statistics
8 4 (1.22%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.91%) AS400
9 3 (0.91%) Freedom of Information Act
9 3 (0.91%) Freedom of Information
9 3 (0.91%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.61%) iPad
10 2 (0.61%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.61%) Life Science
10 2 (0.61%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.61%) iPhone
10 2 (0.61%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.61%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 142 (43.16%) Windows
2 54 (16.41%) Windows 7
3 34 (10.33%) Windows XP
4 31 (9.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (7.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (6.08%) Linux
7 14 (4.26%) Windows 8
8 10 (3.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (2.13%) AIX
10 4 (1.22%) Windows NT
10 4 (1.22%) Fedora
10 4 (1.22%) CentOS
10 4 (1.22%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.91%) UNIX
12 2 (0.61%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.61%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.61%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.61%) Android
13 1 (0.30%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (31.00%) Migration
2 89 (27.05%) ITIL
3 34 (10.33%) Project Management
4 25 (7.60%) Service Delivery
5 21 (6.38%) PRINCE2
6 20 (6.08%) Change Management
7 19 (5.78%) Service Management
7 19 (5.78%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (5.47%) Configuration Management
9 17 (5.17%) Incident Management
10 15 (4.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 13 (3.95%) Data Protection
12 12 (3.65%) Capacity Planning
12 12 (3.65%) Risk Management
13 11 (3.34%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (3.34%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (2.74%) Asset Management
14 9 (2.74%) RAD
14 9 (2.74%) CRM
15 8 (2.43%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 24 (7.29%) SQL
1 24 (7.29%) PowerShell
2 7 (2.13%) Java
3 6 (1.82%) JavaScript
3 6 (1.82%) LotusScript
4 4 (1.22%) Bash Shell
4 4 (1.22%) Perl
4 4 (1.22%) Python
5 2 (0.61%) VB
5 2 (0.61%) VBA
5 2 (0.61%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.61%) C
6 1 (0.30%) R
6 1 (0.30%) VBScript
6 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (7.90%) Security Cleared
2 17 (5.17%) MCP
3 15 (4.56%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (2.74%) CCNA
5 9 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (2.43%) PMP
6 8 (2.43%) PMI Certification
6 8 (2.43%) MCSE
7 7 (2.13%) Degree
8 5 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.91%) CCENT
9 3 (0.91%) CCA
9 3 (0.91%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.30%) IIBA
11 1 (0.30%) CBAP
11 1 (0.30%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.21%) SLA
2 5 (1.52%) QA
3 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 96 (29.18%) Active Directory
2 22 (6.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (5.78%) Microsoft App-V
4 13 (3.95%) Hyper-V
5 12 (3.65%) Xen
6 7 (2.13%) XenApp
7 5 (1.52%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.91%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.91%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.61%) XenServer
9 2 (0.61%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.61%) vSphere
9 2 (0.61%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.30%) NDS
10 1 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 27 (8.21%) SCCM
2 6 (1.82%) AirWatch
3 4 (1.22%) Ansible
3 4 (1.22%) Puppet
3 4 (1.22%) Vagrant
3 4 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.91%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.61%) WSUS
5 2 (0.61%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.30%) OpenView
6 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 329 (100.00%) Lotus
2 128 (38.91%) Microsoft
3 87 (26.44%) Citrix
4 40 (12.16%) VMware
5 27 (8.21%) Oracle
6 26 (7.90%) Cisco
6 26 (7.90%) Symantec
7 25 (7.60%) SAP
8 23 (6.99%) McAfee
9 21 (6.38%) Adobe
10 20 (6.08%) EMC
11 16 (4.86%) NetApp
12 15 (4.56%) IBM
13 14 (4.26%) Remedy
14 10 (3.04%) Dell
15 8 (2.43%) Cognos
16 7 (2.13%) HP
16 7 (2.13%) Apple
17 6 (1.82%) Clearswift
17 6 (1.82%) Juniper
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Rate: £200 - £250 per day + Dependent on level
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Rate: £11 - £13 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
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Rate: £200 - £250 per day + Dependent on level
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
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Rate: From £160 to £160 per annum
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Dunstable
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Birmingham
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