The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Notes skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Notes over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 532 517 411
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -106
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 124 137 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.24% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.23% 1.34% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 74 114
Median daily rate £250 £300 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £120 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £436 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £240 £338 £218
% change year-on-year
-28.88% +55.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 28 44
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.30 £22.95 £21.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £12.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -17.24%

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
10110 10250 10162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.84% 17.91% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6601 6529 6081
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 322 405
Median hourly rate £23.68 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.80 £42.75 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

IBM Notes
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing IBM Notes as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Notes within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +1 116 £240 -20.00% 9
London -8 57 £275 +22.22%
South East +22 16 £145 -27.50% 3
South West +20 12 £313 +6.38%
North West +23 11 £120 - 1
Scotland +12 8 £275 -
Wiltshire +16 6 £130 -
Bristol +7 6 £345 +97.14%
North East -22 6 £260 - 1
Canary Wharf - 6 £160 -
Glasgow +15 5 £275 -
Cheshire +8 5 £120 - 1
Manchester -1 5 £105 -
Tyne and Wear -25 5 £260 -
Swindon - 5 £130 -
Warrington - 5 £120 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £260 -
Surrey +12 4 £145 -27.50%
City of London +11 4 £388 +40.90%
Yorkshire +5 4 £288 +4.54%
East Midlands -4 4 £525 +61.53% 1
Oxfordshire -4 4 £150 -
West Midlands -40 4 £188 -48.97% 2
Berkshire +11 3 £475 +137.50% 2
Hampshire +8 3 £80 -
Nottingham -9 3 £550 - 1
Nottinghamshire -12 3 £550 - 1
Birmingham -15 3 £200 -50.92% 1
West Dunbartonshire - 3 £275 -
Clydebank - 3 £275 -

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for IBM Notes.

1 278 (98.23%) Lotus
2 167 (59.01%) Windows
3 121 (42.76%) Active Directory
4 110 (38.87%) Microsoft
5 94 (33.22%) MS Office
6 81 (28.62%) MS Excel
7 67 (23.67%) ITIL
8 65 (22.97%) Citrix
9 63 (22.26%) Windows 7
10 60 (21.20%) Finance
11 59 (20.85%) Migration
12 53 (18.73%) IBM Domino
13 49 (17.31%) Microsoft Certification
14 43 (15.19%) DNS
14 43 (15.19%) Oracle
14 43 (15.19%) Office 365
15 40 (14.13%) VMware
16 39 (13.78%) Blackberry
17 38 (13.43%) SQL
18 35 (12.37%) MS Exchange
19 34 (12.01%) DHCP
19 34 (12.01%) Internet
20 33 (11.66%) SharePoint
20 33 (11.66%) Change Management
20 33 (11.66%) Windows Server
21 32 (11.31%) SQL Server
22 31 (10.95%) VMware Infrastructure
23 30 (10.60%) TCP/IP
23 30 (10.60%) HP
23 30 (10.60%) Firewall

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 53 (18.73%) IBM Domino
2 35 (12.37%) MS Exchange
3 33 (11.66%) SharePoint
4 23 (8.13%) Apache
4 23 (8.13%) IIS
5 21 (7.42%) Skype for Business
6 17 (6.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 13 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (4.59%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (1.77%) CMS
11 4 (1.41%) Quickr
11 4 (1.41%) WebLogic
12 3 (1.06%) IBM Connections
12 3 (1.06%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.71%) Drupal
13 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.71%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 94 (33.22%) MS Office
2 81 (28.62%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.83%) MS Project
3 8 (2.83%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (2.12%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.06%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (2.12%) Eikon
2 2 (0.71%) Infor M3
2 2 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 43 (15.19%) Office 365
2 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (0.71%) SaaS
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.35%) Google Drive
4 1 (0.35%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 43 (15.19%) DNS
2 34 (12.01%) DHCP
2 34 (12.01%) Internet
3 30 (10.60%) Firewall
3 30 (10.60%) TCP/IP
4 18 (6.36%) VPN
5 16 (5.65%) LAN
5 16 (5.65%) Skype
6 15 (5.30%) Wireless
7 14 (4.95%) WAN
8 13 (4.59%) Ethernet
8 13 (4.59%) SMTP
9 6 (2.12%) SSL
10 4 (1.41%) Network Security
10 4 (1.41%) VoIP
11 3 (1.06%) VLAN
12 2 (0.71%) IMAP4
12 2 (0.71%) OpenVPN
12 2 (0.71%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.71%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.31%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.06%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.71%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.71%) RDBMS
3 2 (0.71%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.35%) DB2
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 21 (7.42%) MSI
2 2 (0.71%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (0.71%) JBuilder
General
1 60 (21.20%) Finance
2 24 (8.48%) Banking
3 11 (3.89%) Retail
4 8 (2.83%) Marketing
5 7 (2.47%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.77%) Billing
6 5 (1.77%) Law
6 5 (1.77%) Legal
6 5 (1.77%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.41%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.71%) Advertising
8 2 (0.71%) Electronics
8 2 (0.71%) French Language
8 2 (0.71%) German Language
8 2 (0.71%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.71%) Polish Language
8 2 (0.71%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (0.71%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.35%) Cantonese Language
9 1 (0.35%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 61 (21.55%) Support Engineer
2 42 (14.84%) Analyst
3 36 (12.72%) 2nd Line Support
4 33 (11.66%) Desktop Support
5 24 (8.48%) Project Manager
6 23 (8.13%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 22 (7.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 22 (7.77%) Desktop Engineer
7 22 (7.77%) Service Analyst
8 21 (7.42%) Consultant
9 20 (7.07%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 20 (7.07%) Service Desk Analyst
10 19 (6.71%) Administrator
10 19 (6.71%) Developer
11 13 (4.59%) Lotus Notes Developer
12 12 (4.24%) 3rd Line Support
12 12 (4.24%) Deskside Engineer
12 12 (4.24%) Deskside Support
12 12 (4.24%) Deskside Support Engineer
12 12 (4.24%) Lotus Notes Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.42%) Middleware
2 11 (3.89%) jQuery
3 10 (3.53%) HTML
4 6 (2.12%) XML
5 5 (1.77%) .NET
5 5 (1.77%) CSS
5 5 (1.77%) Web Services
6 4 (1.41%) Ajax
6 4 (1.41%) JSON
7 2 (0.71%) Dojo
7 2 (0.71%) JavaBeans
7 2 (0.71%) ODBC
7 2 (0.71%) SOAP
7 2 (0.71%) Struts
7 2 (0.71%) XPages
8 1 (0.35%) DHTML
8 1 (0.35%) React
8 1 (0.35%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.78%) Blackberry
2 27 (9.54%) Data Centre
3 24 (8.48%) Clustering
4 22 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (7.42%) Management Information System
6 11 (3.89%) Client/Server
6 11 (3.89%) iPhone
7 10 (3.53%) CMDB
8 9 (3.18%) iPad
9 7 (2.47%) Replication
10 6 (2.12%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.41%) Mainframe
12 3 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.06%) FMCG
12 3 (1.06%) Health Informatics
12 3 (1.06%) Informatics
12 3 (1.06%) Smartphone
13 2 (0.71%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.71%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 167 (59.01%) Windows
2 63 (22.26%) Windows 7
3 33 (11.66%) Windows Server
4 29 (10.25%) Windows 8
4 29 (10.25%) Windows XP
5 23 (8.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (7.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (7.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (6.71%) Apple iOS
8 14 (4.95%) Windows 10
9 12 (4.24%) Linux
10 10 (3.53%) Unix
11 8 (2.83%) Mac OS
12 7 (2.47%) Windows 2000
13 3 (1.06%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.71%) Solaris
14 2 (0.71%) VMS
14 2 (0.71%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.35%) AIX
15 1 (0.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (23.67%) ITIL
2 59 (20.85%) Migration
3 33 (11.66%) Change Management
4 25 (8.83%) Incident Management
4 25 (8.83%) Project Management
5 23 (8.13%) Application Packaging
5 23 (8.13%) High Availability
6 22 (7.77%) Problem Management
7 20 (7.07%) ITIL V3
8 19 (6.71%) Service Delivery
9 18 (6.36%) Service Management
10 14 (4.95%) Identity Management
11 13 (4.59%) Time Management
12 12 (4.24%) CRM
12 12 (4.24%) E-Commerce
13 11 (3.89%) Configuration Management
13 11 (3.89%) Validation
14 9 (3.18%) Escalation Management
14 9 (3.18%) Knowledge Management
14 9 (3.18%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (13.43%) SQL
2 26 (9.19%) Java
3 18 (6.36%) JavaScript
4 11 (3.89%) PowerShell
5 10 (3.53%) LotusScript
5 10 (3.53%) VB
6 6 (2.12%) C#
6 6 (2.12%) Python
6 6 (2.12%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.77%) VBA
7 5 (1.77%) VBScript
8 3 (1.06%) C
8 3 (1.06%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.06%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.06%) VB6
9 2 (0.71%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.71%) C++
9 2 (0.71%) Perl
9 2 (0.71%) PHP
10 1 (0.35%) Formula Language
Qualifications
1 49 (17.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (9.89%) Security Cleared
3 22 (7.77%) MCP
4 20 (7.07%) Degree
5 17 (6.01%) A+ Certification
5 17 (6.01%) SC Cleared
6 16 (5.65%) MCDST
6 16 (5.65%) MCSE
7 13 (4.59%) ACDT
7 13 (4.59%) ACHDS
7 13 (4.59%) ACTC
7 13 (4.59%) MCSA
7 13 (4.59%) MCSM
7 13 (4.59%) Network+ Certification
8 4 (1.41%) CCNA
8 4 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.06%) CEH
9 3 (1.06%) CISSP
9 3 (1.06%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.07%) SLA
2 4 (1.41%) QA
3 2 (0.71%) GxP
4 1 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 121 (42.76%) Active Directory
2 31 (10.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (7.42%) Microsoft App-V
3 21 (7.42%) Terminal Services
4 15 (5.30%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (1.41%) Sendmail
5 4 (1.41%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.06%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.06%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.35%) Firmware
8 1 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (7.42%) Microsoft Clustering
1 21 (7.42%) OpenView
1 21 (7.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 21 (7.42%) Perfmon
2 15 (5.30%) HP SIM
3 10 (3.53%) SCCM
4 6 (2.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (1.77%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.06%) BMC Marimba
6 3 (1.06%) DameWare
6 3 (1.06%) WSUS
7 2 (0.71%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 278 (98.23%) Lotus
2 110 (38.87%) Microsoft
3 65 (22.97%) Citrix
4 43 (15.19%) Oracle
5 40 (14.13%) VMware
6 30 (10.60%) HP
7 28 (9.89%) IBM
8 22 (7.77%) Apple
9 8 (2.83%) Cisco
10 7 (2.47%) Adobe
10 7 (2.47%) Bloomberg
11 6 (2.12%) Reuters
12 5 (1.77%) Dell
12 5 (1.77%) Symantec
13 4 (1.41%) BMC
13 4 (1.41%) NetApp
13 4 (1.41%) Novell
13 4 (1.41%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.41%) Remedy
13 4 (1.41%) Sage
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