The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Application Platforms 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 343 315 339
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +24
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 270 281 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.55% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.81% 3.22% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 161 112
Average daily rate
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£185 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.72% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £140 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £225 £250
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 50 37
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.13 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% +7.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.45 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £24.00 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-8.62% +11.53%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9622 8736 9808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.59% 17.14% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5689 4956 5561
Average daily rate £375 £375 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 390 442 448
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £39.51 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 24 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
England -24 242 £185 -37.28% 30
London -30 108 £185 -43.07% 9
South East +8 67 £185 -11.90% 4
Berkshire +27 40 £165 -9.58% 3
City of London +5 36 £300 -20.00% 3
West Midlands +5 29 £175 -37.50% 1
Scotland -3 24 £175 +25.00% 4
East of England -16 18 £180 -44.61% 5
Bracknell +17 13 £180 -
Birmingham +5 13 £150 -46.42%
Hampshire -12 11 £215 -44.15%
Coventry - 9 £238 -
North West -5 8 £100 -29.20% 2
Surrey -9 8 £400 +77.77%
Edinburgh - 8 £195 -
Portsmouth +7 5 £223 -39.86%
Hertfordshire +1 5 £160 - 2
East Midlands -6 5 - - 1
Yorkshire 0 4 £200 -27.27% 5
Cambridgeshire -4 4 £278 -14.61% 1
Bedfordshire -16 4 £290 +114.81% 2
Norfolk - 4 £260 -
Norwich - 4 £260 -
Stirling - 4 £175 -
Warwickshire -6 3 - -
Reading +7 2 £150 -16.66%
Peterborough +4 2 - - 1
Derbyshire +2 2 - -
Northamptonshire -4 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -8 2 £350 +115.38%

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 505 (99.80%) Lotus
2 271 (53.56%) Windows
3 222 (43.87%) Microsoft
4 187 (36.96%) MS Office
5 144 (28.46%) Windows 7
6 141 (27.87%) ITIL
7 139 (27.47%) Active Directory
8 119 (23.52%) Windows XP
9 115 (22.73%) MS Excel
10 101 (19.96%) Citrix
11 94 (18.58%) Blackberry
12 89 (17.59%) Migration
13 73 (14.43%) Finance
14 65 (12.85%) SharePoint
15 62 (12.25%) Lotus Domino
16 58 (11.46%) Banking
17 56 (11.07%) MS Exchange
18 54 (10.67%) MS PowerPoint
19 51 (10.08%) Project Management
20 46 (9.09%) Service Management
20 46 (9.09%) SLA
21 43 (8.50%) HP
22 42 (8.30%) Windows Server 2008
23 40 (7.91%) WAN
24 38 (7.51%) Cisco
25 37 (7.31%) LAN
26 36 (7.11%) Office 365
27 35 (6.92%) SQL
28 34 (6.72%) TCP/IP
28 34 (6.72%) Windows Server 2003

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 65 (12.85%) SharePoint
2 62 (12.25%) Lotus Domino
3 56 (11.07%) MS Exchange
4 24 (4.74%) CMS
5 17 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (2.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 11 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (1.58%) Lync
8 8 (1.58%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (0.99%) Quickr
10 4 (0.79%) Magnolia
10 4 (0.79%) Zimbra
11 1 (0.20%) Documentum
11 1 (0.20%) SAS
11 1 (0.20%) Apache
11 1 (0.20%) IIS
11 1 (0.20%) Moodle
11 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 187 (36.96%) MS Office
2 115 (22.73%) MS Excel
3 54 (10.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.38%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.19%) MS Project
6 2 (0.40%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 2 (0.40%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.20%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 11 (2.17%) WebTrends
2 9 (1.78%) Eikon
3 2 (0.40%) assyst
4 1 (0.20%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.20%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 36 (7.11%) Office 365
2 14 (2.77%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.59%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.91%) WAN
2 37 (7.31%) LAN
3 34 (6.72%) TCP/IP
4 22 (4.35%) Internet
5 21 (4.15%) Intranet
6 19 (3.75%) VPN
7 14 (2.77%) DNS
8 12 (2.37%) VoIP
9 11 (2.17%) SMTP
10 10 (1.98%) Firewall
11 9 (1.78%) ADSL
12 7 (1.38%) Wireless
12 7 (1.38%) IMAP
13 6 (1.19%) DHCP
14 5 (0.99%) Softphone
15 3 (0.59%) Cisco IOS
16 2 (0.40%) ISDN
16 2 (0.40%) SAN
16 2 (0.40%) HTTP
17 1 (0.20%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.95%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (2.17%) MS Access
3 11 (2.17%) QlikView
4 5 (0.99%) Ingres
5 4 (0.79%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.79%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.20%) OLAP
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.20%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.20%) SSDT
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (0.40%) MSI
1 2 (0.40%) Toad
2 1 (0.20%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.20%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.20%) JIRA
2 1 (0.20%) Subversion
General
1 73 (14.43%) Finance
2 58 (11.46%) Banking
3 25 (4.94%) Retail
4 21 (4.15%) Marketing
5 20 (3.95%) Telecoms
6 16 (3.16%) French Language
7 15 (2.96%) Investment Banking
7 15 (2.96%) German Language
8 14 (2.77%) Legal
9 11 (2.17%) Games
9 11 (2.17%) Danish Language
10 8 (1.58%) Back Office
11 7 (1.38%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.40%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.40%) Front Office
12 2 (0.40%) Advertising
13 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.20%) Automotive
13 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 177 (34.98%) Analyst
2 71 (14.03%) Support Engineer
3 67 (13.24%) 2nd Line Support
4 64 (12.65%) Support Analyst
5 62 (12.25%) Service Desk Analyst
6 61 (12.06%) Service Analyst
7 55 (10.87%) 1st Line Support
8 46 (9.09%) Desktop Support
9 40 (7.91%) Developer
10 24 (4.74%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 22 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
12 21 (4.15%) Project Manager
13 20 (3.95%) Business Analyst
13 20 (3.95%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 20 (3.95%) Desktop Analyst
13 20 (3.95%) 1st Line Support Analyst
14 19 (3.75%) Help Desk Analyst
15 18 (3.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
16 16 (3.16%) Configuration Analyst
17 15 (2.96%) Lotus Notes Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (6.52%) HTML
2 21 (4.15%) .NET
3 16 (3.16%) CSS
4 14 (2.77%) XML
5 9 (1.78%) Web Services
6 7 (1.38%) ASP.NET
6 7 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (1.19%) XMPP
8 5 (0.99%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (0.79%) HTML5
9 4 (0.79%) jQuery
9 4 (0.79%) CAML
9 4 (0.79%) XSLT
10 3 (0.59%) DHTML
10 3 (0.59%) Spring
11 2 (0.40%) XPages
11 2 (0.40%) CSS3
12 1 (0.20%) Middleware
12 1 (0.20%) Flash
12 1 (0.20%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 94 (18.58%) Blackberry
2 16 (3.16%) CMDB
3 14 (2.77%) Fat Client
3 14 (2.77%) Social Media
3 14 (2.77%) Thin Client
4 13 (2.57%) iPad
4 13 (2.57%) Blog
5 11 (2.17%) Client/Server
5 11 (2.17%) New Media
5 11 (2.17%) Online Games
5 11 (2.17%) iPhone
6 9 (1.78%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.58%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.58%) Handset
8 6 (1.19%) Kindle
8 6 (1.19%) NHS
9 5 (0.99%) PMI
9 5 (0.99%) Mainframe
9 5 (0.99%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.99%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 271 (53.56%) Windows
2 144 (28.46%) Windows 7
3 119 (23.52%) Windows XP
4 42 (8.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (6.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (4.55%) Linux
7 22 (4.35%) UNIX
8 15 (2.96%) Windows 8
9 12 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (2.17%) Apple iOS
10 11 (2.17%) Windows Vista
11 10 (1.98%) Mac OS X
12 8 (1.58%) Android
13 7 (1.38%) Windows Phone
14 6 (1.19%) Mac OS
14 6 (1.19%) Windows 2000
15 5 (0.99%) NetWare
15 5 (0.99%) HPUX
16 4 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 3 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (27.87%) ITIL
2 89 (17.59%) Migration
3 51 (10.08%) Project Management
4 46 (9.09%) Service Management
5 32 (6.32%) Configuration Management
6 28 (5.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 26 (5.14%) Incident Management
8 25 (4.94%) Service Delivery
9 18 (3.56%) Workflow
9 18 (3.56%) Change Management
9 18 (3.56%) CRM
10 17 (3.36%) Time Management
11 16 (3.16%) Problem Management
11 16 (3.16%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (2.77%) Email Migration
13 13 (2.57%) PRINCE2
14 12 (2.37%) Document Management
14 12 (2.37%) Online Marketing
14 12 (2.37%) Analytics
15 11 (2.17%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 35 (6.92%) SQL
2 24 (4.74%) PowerShell
3 14 (2.77%) C#
4 12 (2.37%) JavaScript
5 11 (2.17%) LotusScript
6 10 (1.98%) Perl
7 6 (1.19%) VBA
7 6 (1.19%) Java
7 6 (1.19%) VBScript
8 5 (0.99%) C
9 4 (0.79%) Google Apps Script
10 3 (0.59%) Python
10 3 (0.59%) Formula Language
11 2 (0.40%) VB
12 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.20%) C++
12 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (3.95%) MCP
1 20 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
1 20 (3.95%) SC Cleared
1 20 (3.95%) Security Cleared
2 10 (1.98%) ISEB
3 8 (1.58%) Degree
4 7 (1.38%) MCSE
4 7 (1.38%) ISEB Practitioner
5 5 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (0.99%) PMI Certification
5 5 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (0.59%) MCSD
6 3 (0.59%) MCPD
7 2 (0.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.40%) A+ Certification
7 2 (0.40%) CCNA
8 1 (0.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (9.09%) SLA
2 24 (4.74%) QA
3 18 (3.56%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.20%) COREP
System Software
1 139 (27.47%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.37%) Hyper-V
4 11 (2.17%) XenApp
5 7 (1.38%) Sendmail
6 6 (1.19%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.59%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.40%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.20%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.20%) XenServer
9 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (4.55%) SCCM
2 16 (3.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 11 (2.17%) BMC PATROL
4 10 (1.98%) SCOM
4 10 (1.98%) SCVMM
4 10 (1.98%) OpenView
4 10 (1.98%) SCDPM
5 7 (1.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (0.99%) ServiceCenter
7 4 (0.79%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.79%) DameWare
8 3 (0.59%) ARCserve
8 3 (0.59%) HP Data Protector
8 3 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.20%) MIMEsweeper
9 1 (0.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.20%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 505 (99.80%) Lotus
2 222 (43.87%) Microsoft
3 101 (19.96%) Citrix
4 43 (8.50%) HP
5 38 (7.51%) Cisco
6 28 (5.53%) VMware
7 21 (4.15%) ServiceNow
8 19 (3.75%) Oracle
8 19 (3.75%) Bloomberg
9 16 (3.16%) Google
9 16 (3.16%) IBM
10 15 (2.96%) Reuters
11 13 (2.57%) SAP
11 13 (2.57%) McAfee
11 13 (2.57%) Symantec
12 12 (2.37%) Fidessa
13 11 (2.17%) Dell
13 11 (2.17%) Adobe
14 8 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
15 7 (1.38%) Apple
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