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 2 October 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 400 349 317
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -32
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 230 248 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.48% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.24% 2.72% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 149 139
Average daily rate
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£200 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £150 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £575 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £208 £225 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.77% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 36 51
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.88 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.35 £24.25 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +10.71%

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
10256 9124 9862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.67% 17.55% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6269 5445 5551
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £348 £333
% change year-on-year
+3.59% +4.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 360 502
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.95 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 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
England -51 202 £195 -29.09% 26
London -55 79 £185 -39.59% 10
South East -1 42 £300 -7.69% 6
West Midlands -17 21 £163 -35.00% 2
City of London -18 21 £241 -25.76% 5
Scotland -1 19 £200 - 1
East of England -8 18 £205 +118.95% 1
Edinburgh +19 14 £198 -
North West -1 14 £110 -43.58%
Berkshire +11 13 £300 +41.17% 4
Bracknell +6 10 £300 -7.69% 1
East Midlands +11 9 £295 - 2
Hampshire -12 8 £375 +35.50% 2
Slough -5 7 £300 +33.33%
Hayes - 7 - -
Warwickshire -5 6 £450 - 2
Manchester -8 6 £143 +1.78%
South West -25 6 £400 - 3
Hertfordshire - 6 £198 -
Yorkshire -3 5 £285 +3.63% 2
Leicestershire - 5 £295 - 1
Bristol - 4 £400 - 1
Coventry - 4 £175 -
Derbyshire - 3 - -
Reading +18 2 £400 +92.77%
Winchester +2 2 - - 1
Milton Keynes -2 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -2 2 - -
Leeds -3 2 £250 -9.09% 1
Portsmouth -4 2 £375 -

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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.

1 501 (99.60%) Lotus
2 273 (54.27%) Windows
3 214 (42.54%) Microsoft
4 184 (36.58%) MS Office
5 155 (30.82%) Active Directory
6 137 (27.24%) ITIL
7 122 (24.25%) MS Excel
8 118 (23.46%) Windows 7
9 113 (22.47%) Citrix
10 103 (20.48%) Blackberry
11 99 (19.68%) Windows XP
12 84 (16.70%) Migration
13 77 (15.31%) Finance
14 66 (13.12%) Lotus Domino
15 65 (12.92%) SLA
16 61 (12.13%) Analytical Skills
17 54 (10.74%) SharePoint
18 51 (10.14%) HP
19 50 (9.94%) MS Exchange
20 49 (9.74%) WAN
20 49 (9.74%) MS PowerPoint
21 48 (9.54%) Banking
22 47 (9.34%) Service Management
23 41 (8.15%) LAN
24 40 (7.95%) Office 365
25 38 (7.55%) Project Management
25 38 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
26 36 (7.16%) DNS
27 35 (6.96%) TCP/IP
28 33 (6.56%) VMware

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 66 (13.12%) Lotus Domino
2 54 (10.74%) SharePoint
3 50 (9.94%) MS Exchange
4 21 (4.17%) IIS
5 19 (3.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 18 (3.58%) CMS
6 18 (3.58%) Lync
7 15 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
9 12 (2.39%) Apache
10 8 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (1.39%) GlassFish
12 6 (1.19%) Quickr
13 4 (0.80%) Magnolia
14 3 (0.60%) Zimbra
15 2 (0.40%) GroupWise
16 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
16 1 (0.20%) Moodle
Applications
1 184 (36.58%) MS Office
2 122 (24.25%) MS Excel
3 49 (9.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.80%) MS Project
6 2 (0.40%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.40%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.20%) InDesign
7 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (2.19%) WebTrends
2 6 (1.19%) Eikon
3 1 (0.20%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.20%) assyst
3 1 (0.20%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 1 (0.20%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.20%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 40 (7.95%) Office 365
2 15 (2.98%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.60%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (9.74%) WAN
2 41 (8.15%) LAN
3 36 (7.16%) DNS
4 35 (6.96%) TCP/IP
5 27 (5.37%) VPN
6 19 (3.78%) SMTP
7 17 (3.38%) Firewall
7 17 (3.38%) DHCP
7 17 (3.38%) Internet
8 15 (2.98%) Intranet
9 12 (2.39%) VoIP
10 9 (1.79%) IMAP
10 9 (1.79%) ADSL
11 8 (1.59%) LDAP
12 7 (1.39%) Cisco IOS
13 6 (1.19%) SAN
13 6 (1.19%) Wireless
14 3 (0.60%) NAS
14 3 (0.60%) POP3
15 2 (0.40%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (5.37%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.19%) QlikView
3 9 (1.79%) MS Access
4 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.60%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.20%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.20%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.20%) Ingres
6 1 (0.20%) OLAP
6 1 (0.20%) CloverETL
Development Applications
1 4 (0.80%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.60%) MSI
3 2 (0.40%) Toad
3 2 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.20%) Subversion
4 1 (0.20%) JIRA
4 1 (0.20%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.20%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.20%) TestLink
General
1 77 (15.31%) Finance
2 48 (9.54%) Banking
3 29 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 22 (4.37%) Retail
5 18 (3.58%) French Language
6 17 (3.38%) Investment Banking
7 16 (3.18%) German Language
7 16 (3.18%) Marketing
8 14 (2.78%) Legal
9 11 (2.19%) Danish Language
9 11 (2.19%) Back Office
9 11 (2.19%) Games
10 6 (1.19%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.80%) Front Office
12 2 (0.40%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.40%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.20%) Local Government
13 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.20%) International Banking
13 1 (0.20%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 188 (37.38%) Analyst
2 72 (14.31%) 2nd Line Support
3 70 (13.92%) Service Desk Analyst
4 69 (13.72%) Support Analyst
5 67 (13.32%) Service Analyst
6 66 (13.12%) Support Engineer
7 49 (9.74%) 1st Line Support
8 48 (9.54%) Desktop Support
9 38 (7.55%) Developer
10 28 (5.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 25 (4.97%) Desktop Engineer
12 20 (3.98%) Help Desk Analyst
12 20 (3.98%) Desktop Analyst
12 20 (3.98%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 18 (3.58%) Business Analyst
13 18 (3.58%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 17 (3.38%) IT Support
14 17 (3.38%) Architect
14 17 (3.38%) Project Manager
15 16 (3.18%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.17%) HTML
2 22 (4.37%) .NET
3 16 (3.18%) CSS
4 15 (2.98%) Middleware
5 14 (2.78%) XML
6 12 (2.39%) Web Services
7 9 (1.79%) ASP.NET
8 8 (1.59%) Flash
9 7 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (0.99%) FIX Protocol
10 5 (0.99%) HTML5
11 4 (0.80%) CSS3
11 4 (0.80%) XPages
11 4 (0.80%) XSLT
11 4 (0.80%) jQuery
11 4 (0.80%) CAML
12 3 (0.60%) Spring
12 3 (0.60%) .NET Framework
12 3 (0.60%) Application Packaging
12 3 (0.60%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 103 (20.48%) Blackberry
2 61 (12.13%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (3.38%) CMDB
4 16 (3.18%) iPad
5 14 (2.78%) iPhone
5 14 (2.78%) Social Media
6 13 (2.58%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.58%) Blog
6 13 (2.58%) Client/Server
7 12 (2.39%) Clustering
7 12 (2.39%) Management Information System
8 11 (2.19%) Online Games
8 11 (2.19%) New Media
9 9 (1.79%) Fat Client
9 9 (1.79%) Thin Client
9 9 (1.79%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.39%) FMCG
10 7 (1.39%) CLARiiON
10 7 (1.39%) Replication
10 7 (1.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 273 (54.27%) Windows
2 118 (23.46%) Windows 7
3 99 (19.68%) Windows XP
4 38 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (5.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (5.17%) Linux
7 22 (4.37%) Apple iOS
8 18 (3.58%) UNIX
8 18 (3.58%) Mac OS
9 13 (2.58%) Windows 8
10 12 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (1.79%) Windows Vista
11 9 (1.79%) Mac OS X
12 8 (1.59%) Android
13 7 (1.39%) Windows Phone
14 5 (0.99%) HPUX
15 4 (0.80%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.80%) NetWare
15 4 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (27.24%) ITIL
2 84 (16.70%) Migration
3 47 (9.34%) Service Management
4 38 (7.55%) Project Management
5 27 (5.37%) Configuration Management
5 27 (5.37%) Service Delivery
6 25 (4.97%) CRM
7 24 (4.77%) Change Management
8 22 (4.37%) User Acceptance Testing
8 22 (4.37%) Incident Management
9 19 (3.78%) Problem Management
10 18 (3.58%) Email Migration
11 17 (3.38%) E-Commerce
12 16 (3.18%) Time Management
13 13 (2.58%) Knowledge Management
13 13 (2.58%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (2.58%) Document Management
14 12 (2.39%) Analytics
14 12 (2.39%) ITIL V3
14 12 (2.39%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (5.17%) SQL
2 24 (4.77%) Java
3 15 (2.98%) C
4 14 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 14 (2.78%) PowerShell
5 11 (2.19%) C#
6 10 (1.99%) Perl
7 5 (0.99%) LotusScript
8 3 (0.60%) Python
8 3 (0.60%) Google Apps Script
9 2 (0.40%) VBScript
9 2 (0.40%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.40%) VBA
9 2 (0.40%) Formula Language
10 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (5.17%) Security Cleared
2 25 (4.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (4.97%) MCP
3 24 (4.77%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.59%) MCSE
4 8 (1.59%) A+ Certification
4 8 (1.59%) Degree
5 4 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (0.80%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.60%) MCPD
6 3 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.60%) ISEB
6 3 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.60%) CCNA
6 3 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.60%) MCSD
7 2 (0.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (0.40%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.20%) MCITP
8 1 (0.20%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (12.92%) SLA
2 20 (3.98%) QA
3 13 (2.58%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.20%) COBIT
4 1 (0.20%) COREP
System Software
1 155 (30.82%) Active Directory
2 22 (4.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.39%) Terminal Services
4 9 (1.79%) vSphere
4 9 (1.79%) XenApp
5 7 (1.39%) Sendmail
5 7 (1.39%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.80%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.80%) DFS Replication
6 4 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.40%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (5.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 25 (4.97%) OpenView
3 11 (2.19%) NetBackup
3 11 (2.19%) BMC PATROL
4 10 (1.99%) SCCM
5 6 (1.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (1.19%) HP SIM
6 5 (0.99%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.99%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 5 (0.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (0.80%) DameWare
8 2 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.40%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.40%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.20%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.20%) WSUS
9 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.20%) MIMEsweeper
9 1 (0.20%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 501 (99.60%) Lotus
2 214 (42.54%) Microsoft
3 113 (22.47%) Citrix
4 51 (10.14%) HP
5 33 (6.56%) VMware
6 27 (5.37%) Symantec
7 26 (5.17%) IBM
8 24 (4.77%) Cisco
9 21 (4.17%) Oracle
10 18 (3.58%) Google
11 16 (3.18%) ServiceNow
12 13 (2.58%) Dell
13 11 (2.19%) Reuters
13 11 (2.19%) Bloomberg
14 10 (1.99%) Adobe
15 9 (1.79%) Fidessa
16 8 (1.59%) SAP
17 7 (1.39%) EMC
17 7 (1.39%) MobileIron
18 6 (1.19%) Apple
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Bristol & Dorset
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Dorset
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Rate: £0 - £Market
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Berkshire
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