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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 395 341 326
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -15
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 233 258 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.49% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.28% 2.80% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 156 142
Average daily rate
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£200 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £167 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £218 £250 £235
% change year-on-year
-13.00% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 38 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 £11.15 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.68 £24.15 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +18.51%

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
10235 9223 10237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.71% 17.50% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6174 5458 5741
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 402 369 508
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.47 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.70 £39.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -35 205 £200 -33.33% 31
London -46 81 £185 -43.07% 11
South East +6 50 £300 -7.69% 7
City of London -14 25 £208 -36.15% 6
Scotland -8 19 £200 +53.84% 2
East of England -11 19 £198 -4.18% 4
West Midlands -16 17 £220 -12.00% 3
Berkshire +11 15 £300 +55.84% 5
Edinburgh +10 14 £198 -
Bracknell +10 12 £275 -15.38% 3
North West +3 11 £110 -22.80% 2
East Midlands +12 10 £295 - 2
Surrey -2 9 £400 +14.28%
Hampshire -10 9 £375 -14.28% 1
Slough +1 7 £300 +48.14%
South West -22 6 £400 +82.85%
Hertfordshire - 6 £198 - 1
Hayes - 6 - - 1
Yorkshire -1 5 £320 +16.36% 2
Manchester -11 5 £143 +0.88% 2
Coventry - 5 £175 -
Warwickshire - 5 £358 - 2
Leicestershire - 5 £295 - 1
Bristol -12 4 £400 +23.07%
Derbyshire - 3 - - 1
South Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
Reading +9 2 £400 +92.77%
Milton Keynes -2 2 - - 1
Portsmouth -5 2 £375 -
Buckinghamshire -7 2 - - 1

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 513 (99.61%) Lotus
2 285 (55.34%) Windows
3 217 (42.14%) Microsoft
4 191 (37.09%) MS Office
5 156 (30.29%) Active Directory
6 136 (26.41%) ITIL
7 126 (24.47%) Windows 7
8 122 (23.69%) MS Excel
9 109 (21.17%) Citrix
10 108 (20.97%) Windows XP
11 106 (20.58%) Blackberry
12 88 (17.09%) Migration
13 80 (15.53%) Finance
14 66 (12.82%) Lotus Domino
15 64 (12.43%) SLA
16 60 (11.65%) SharePoint
16 60 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
17 51 (9.90%) HP
18 50 (9.71%) MS PowerPoint
19 48 (9.32%) WAN
19 48 (9.32%) MS Exchange
19 48 (9.32%) Banking
20 44 (8.54%) Service Management
21 42 (8.16%) LAN
21 42 (8.16%) Office 365
22 39 (7.57%) Project Management
22 39 (7.57%) Windows Server 2008
23 36 (6.99%) TCP/IP
24 34 (6.60%) DNS
25 32 (6.21%) HTML

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (12.82%) Lotus Domino
2 60 (11.65%) SharePoint
3 48 (9.32%) MS Exchange
4 18 (3.50%) IIS
5 17 (3.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 17 (3.30%) CMS
6 16 (3.11%) Lync
6 16 (3.11%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (1.94%) Apache
9 8 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (1.17%) GlassFish
11 6 (1.17%) Quickr
12 4 (0.78%) Magnolia
13 3 (0.58%) Zimbra
14 2 (0.39%) GroupWise
15 1 (0.19%) Documentum
15 1 (0.19%) SAS
Applications
1 191 (37.09%) MS Office
2 122 (23.69%) MS Excel
3 50 (9.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.36%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.97%) MS Project
6 2 (0.39%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.39%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.19%) InDesign
7 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 11 (2.14%) WebTrends
2 7 (1.36%) Eikon
3 1 (0.19%) Agresso
3 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.19%) assyst
3 1 (0.19%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 42 (8.16%) Office 365
2 14 (2.72%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.58%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (9.32%) WAN
2 42 (8.16%) LAN
3 36 (6.99%) TCP/IP
4 34 (6.60%) DNS
5 27 (5.24%) VPN
6 19 (3.69%) Intranet
7 18 (3.50%) SMTP
8 16 (3.11%) DHCP
9 15 (2.91%) Internet
9 15 (2.91%) Firewall
10 14 (2.72%) VoIP
11 9 (1.75%) ADSL
11 9 (1.75%) IMAP
12 8 (1.55%) Wireless
13 7 (1.36%) LDAP
14 6 (1.17%) Cisco IOS
14 6 (1.17%) SAN
15 5 (0.97%) Softphone
16 3 (0.58%) HTTP
16 3 (0.58%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.85%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.52%) MS Access
3 11 (2.14%) QlikView
4 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.58%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.19%) SSDT
6 1 (0.19%) CloverETL
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.19%) OLAP
6 1 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.19%) Ingres
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.19%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (0.78%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.58%) MSI
3 2 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.39%) Toad
4 1 (0.19%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.19%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.19%) Subversion
4 1 (0.19%) JIRA
General
1 80 (15.53%) Finance
2 48 (9.32%) Banking
3 26 (5.05%) Telecoms
4 23 (4.47%) Retail
5 20 (3.88%) Marketing
6 19 (3.69%) French Language
7 18 (3.50%) Investment Banking
8 16 (3.11%) German Language
9 15 (2.91%) Legal
10 11 (2.14%) Games
10 11 (2.14%) Danish Language
11 8 (1.55%) Manufacturing
11 8 (1.55%) Back Office
12 4 (0.78%) Front Office
13 2 (0.39%) Advertising
13 2 (0.39%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.39%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.19%) Portuguese Language
14 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 195 (37.86%) Analyst
2 73 (14.17%) Support Analyst
3 71 (13.79%) Service Desk Analyst
4 70 (13.59%) 2nd Line Support
5 69 (13.40%) Support Engineer
6 68 (13.20%) Service Analyst
7 57 (11.07%) 1st Line Support
8 49 (9.51%) Desktop Support
9 42 (8.16%) Developer
10 27 (5.24%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 26 (5.05%) Desktop Engineer
12 21 (4.08%) Desktop Analyst
12 21 (4.08%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 20 (3.88%) Help Desk Analyst
14 19 (3.69%) Business Analyst
14 19 (3.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 19 (3.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
15 18 (3.50%) IT Support
16 17 (3.30%) Architect
16 17 (3.30%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.21%) HTML
2 25 (4.85%) .NET
3 18 (3.50%) CSS
4 14 (2.72%) XML
5 13 (2.52%) Middleware
6 12 (2.33%) Web Services
7 11 (2.14%) ASP.NET
8 9 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (1.36%) Flash
10 6 (1.17%) HTML5
10 6 (1.17%) XMPP
11 5 (0.97%) FIX Protocol
12 4 (0.78%) jQuery
12 4 (0.78%) CAML
12 4 (0.78%) CSS3
12 4 (0.78%) XPages
12 4 (0.78%) XSLT
13 3 (0.58%) .NET Framework
13 3 (0.58%) Spring
13 3 (0.58%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 106 (20.58%) Blackberry
2 60 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (3.69%) iPad
4 17 (3.30%) iPhone
5 16 (3.11%) CMDB
6 14 (2.72%) Social Media
7 13 (2.52%) Blog
7 13 (2.52%) Client/Server
8 12 (2.33%) Computer Science
9 11 (2.14%) Management Information System
9 11 (2.14%) Online Games
9 11 (2.14%) New Media
10 10 (1.94%) Clustering
11 9 (1.75%) Handset
11 9 (1.75%) Thin Client
11 9 (1.75%) Mobile App
11 9 (1.75%) Fat Client
12 7 (1.36%) FMCG
12 7 (1.36%) NHS
12 7 (1.36%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 285 (55.34%) Windows
2 126 (24.47%) Windows 7
3 108 (20.97%) Windows XP
4 39 (7.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (5.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (4.85%) Linux
7 23 (4.47%) Apple iOS
8 18 (3.50%) UNIX
9 16 (3.11%) Mac OS
10 15 (2.91%) Windows 8
11 11 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (1.94%) Windows Vista
12 10 (1.94%) Mac OS X
13 9 (1.75%) Android
14 7 (1.36%) Windows Phone
15 5 (0.97%) HPUX
16 4 (0.78%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.78%) NetWare
16 4 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (26.41%) ITIL
2 88 (17.09%) Migration
3 44 (8.54%) Service Management
4 39 (7.57%) Project Management
5 28 (5.44%) Service Delivery
6 26 (5.05%) Configuration Management
7 25 (4.85%) CRM
8 23 (4.47%) Change Management
8 23 (4.47%) Incident Management
9 22 (4.27%) User Acceptance Testing
10 19 (3.69%) Problem Management
11 18 (3.50%) Time Management
11 18 (3.50%) Email Migration
12 16 (3.11%) E-Commerce
12 16 (3.11%) Workflow
13 13 (2.52%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (2.52%) Document Management
14 12 (2.33%) Asset Management
14 12 (2.33%) Knowledge Management
14 12 (2.33%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 28 (5.44%) SQL
2 20 (3.88%) Java
3 15 (2.91%) JavaScript
4 14 (2.72%) C#
5 13 (2.52%) C
6 12 (2.33%) PowerShell
7 10 (1.94%) Perl
8 6 (1.17%) LotusScript
8 6 (1.17%) VBA
9 3 (0.58%) Python
9 3 (0.58%) Google Apps Script
10 2 (0.39%) Formula Language
10 2 (0.39%) VBScript
10 2 (0.39%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.19%) C++
11 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (4.66%) MCP
2 23 (4.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (4.47%) Security Cleared
3 22 (4.27%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.75%) Degree
5 8 (1.55%) MCSE
6 7 (1.36%) A+ Certification
7 4 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.78%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.78%) CCNA
7 4 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.58%) MCPD
8 3 (0.58%) ISEB
8 3 (0.58%) MCSD
8 3 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.39%) MCTS
9 2 (0.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (0.19%) DCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (12.43%) SLA
2 20 (3.88%) QA
3 11 (2.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.19%) COREP
4 1 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 156 (30.29%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.94%) Terminal Services
4 9 (1.75%) XenApp
5 8 (1.55%) vSphere
6 7 (1.36%) Sendmail
7 6 (1.17%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.78%) DFS Replication
8 4 (0.78%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.39%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (5.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 21 (4.08%) OpenView
3 11 (2.14%) BMC PATROL
4 10 (1.94%) NetBackup
4 10 (1.94%) SCCM
5 6 (1.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (0.97%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (0.78%) HP SIM
7 4 (0.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (0.78%) DameWare
8 2 (0.39%) ServiceCenter
8 2 (0.39%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.19%) WSUS
9 1 (0.19%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.19%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.19%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 513 (99.61%) Lotus
2 217 (42.14%) Microsoft
3 109 (21.17%) Citrix
4 51 (9.90%) HP
5 32 (6.21%) VMware
6 26 (5.05%) Cisco
7 24 (4.66%) IBM
8 23 (4.47%) Symantec
9 21 (4.08%) Oracle
10 17 (3.30%) Google
11 16 (3.11%) ServiceNow
12 14 (2.72%) Adobe
13 13 (2.52%) SAP
13 13 (2.52%) Dell
14 12 (2.33%) Reuters
14 12 (2.33%) Bloomberg
15 10 (1.94%) Fidessa
16 8 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
16 8 (1.55%) Apple
17 7 (1.36%) MobileIron
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Berkshire
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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