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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 335 313 336
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +23
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 267 281 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.55% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.82% 3.22% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 161 113
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 £134 £140 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £225 £250
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 50 38
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.13 £16.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% +4.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £11.45 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.53 £24.00 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.53%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9475 8738 9792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.60% 17.14% 16.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5598 4959 5534
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 442 452
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 £38.30
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 23 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 23 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 23 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 -30 239 £185 -37.28% 31
London -32 107 £193 -40.76% 8
South East +14 66 £183 -13.09% 5
Berkshire +27 40 £165 -9.58% 3
City of London +9 35 £306 -18.33% 3
West Midlands +2 29 £175 -37.50% 1
Scotland -3 24 £175 +25.00% 5
East of England -16 17 £180 -44.61% 7
Bracknell +17 13 £180 -
Birmingham +9 13 £150 -46.42%
Hampshire -16 11 £215 -44.15% 1
Coventry - 9 £238 -
North West -5 8 £100 -29.20% 1
Edinburgh - 8 £195 -
Surrey -2 7 £400 +77.77%
Portsmouth +7 5 £223 -39.86%
Hertfordshire +6 5 £160 - 3
East Midlands -6 5 - - 1
Yorkshire +2 4 £200 -27.27% 5
Bedfordshire -17 4 £290 +114.81% 3
Norfolk - 4 £260 -
Norwich - 4 £260 -
Stirling - 4 £175 - 1
Warwickshire -3 3 - -
Cambridgeshire -8 3 £278 -14.61% 1
Reading +9 2 £150 -16.66%
Derbyshire +2 2 - -
Northamptonshire 0 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -8 2 £350 +115.38%
Tyne and Wear -13 2 £130 -69.41%

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 513 (99.81%) Lotus
2 278 (54.09%) Windows
3 226 (43.97%) Microsoft
4 190 (36.96%) MS Office
5 146 (28.40%) Windows 7
6 142 (27.63%) Active Directory
7 141 (27.43%) ITIL
8 120 (23.35%) Windows XP
9 113 (21.98%) MS Excel
10 104 (20.23%) Citrix
11 96 (18.68%) Blackberry
12 89 (17.32%) Migration
13 74 (14.40%) Finance
14 65 (12.65%) SharePoint
15 63 (12.26%) Lotus Domino
16 57 (11.09%) MS Exchange
16 57 (11.09%) Banking
17 53 (10.31%) MS PowerPoint
18 51 (9.92%) Project Management
19 48 (9.34%) SLA
20 46 (8.95%) Service Management
21 44 (8.56%) HP
22 43 (8.37%) Windows Server 2008
23 40 (7.78%) WAN
24 38 (7.39%) Cisco
25 37 (7.20%) LAN
25 37 (7.20%) SQL
26 35 (6.81%) Office 365
27 34 (6.61%) TCP/IP
27 34 (6.61%) Windows Server 2003

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (12.65%) SharePoint
2 63 (12.26%) Lotus Domino
3 57 (11.09%) MS Exchange
4 24 (4.67%) CMS
5 16 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (2.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 11 (2.14%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (1.56%) Lync
9 5 (0.97%) Quickr
9 5 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.78%) Zimbra
10 4 (0.78%) Magnolia
11 1 (0.19%) Moodle
11 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.19%) IIS
11 1 (0.19%) Apache
11 1 (0.19%) Documentum
11 1 (0.19%) SAS
Applications
1 190 (36.96%) MS Office
2 113 (21.98%) MS Excel
3 53 (10.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.36%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.17%) 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 9 (1.75%) Eikon
3 2 (0.39%) assyst
4 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 35 (6.81%) Office 365
2 14 (2.72%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.58%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.78%) WAN
2 37 (7.20%) LAN
3 34 (6.61%) TCP/IP
4 22 (4.28%) VPN
4 22 (4.28%) Internet
5 21 (4.09%) Intranet
6 14 (2.72%) DNS
7 12 (2.33%) VoIP
8 11 (2.14%) SMTP
9 10 (1.95%) Firewall
10 9 (1.75%) ADSL
11 7 (1.36%) Wireless
11 7 (1.36%) IMAP
12 6 (1.17%) DHCP
13 5 (0.97%) Softphone
14 3 (0.58%) Cisco IOS
15 2 (0.39%) SAN
15 2 (0.39%) HTTP
15 2 (0.39%) Broadband
15 2 (0.39%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (4.28%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (2.14%) QlikView
3 11 (2.14%) MS Access
4 5 (0.97%) Ingres
4 5 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.78%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.78%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.19%) CloverETL
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.19%) SSDT
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.19%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (0.39%) Visual Studio
1 2 (0.39%) Toad
1 2 (0.39%) MSI
1 2 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.19%) Subversion
2 1 (0.19%) JIRA
2 1 (0.19%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.19%) TestDirector
General
1 74 (14.40%) Finance
2 57 (11.09%) Banking
3 25 (4.86%) Retail
4 21 (4.09%) Marketing
5 20 (3.89%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.92%) French Language
6 15 (2.92%) German Language
7 14 (2.72%) Investment Banking
8 13 (2.53%) Legal
9 11 (2.14%) Games
9 11 (2.14%) Danish Language
10 8 (1.56%) Back Office
11 7 (1.36%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.39%) Advertising
12 2 (0.39%) Front Office
12 2 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.39%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.19%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.19%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 177 (34.44%) Analyst
2 76 (14.79%) Support Engineer
3 69 (13.42%) 2nd Line Support
4 64 (12.45%) Support Analyst
5 62 (12.06%) Service Desk Analyst
6 61 (11.87%) Service Analyst
7 54 (10.51%) 1st Line Support
8 46 (8.95%) Desktop Support
9 42 (8.17%) Developer
10 26 (5.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 22 (4.28%) Desktop Engineer
12 21 (4.09%) Project Manager
13 20 (3.89%) Business Analyst
13 20 (3.89%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 20 (3.89%) Desktop Analyst
13 20 (3.89%) 1st Line Support Analyst
14 19 (3.70%) Help Desk Analyst
15 18 (3.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
16 16 (3.11%) Configuration Analyst
17 15 (2.92%) Lotus Notes Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (6.42%) HTML
2 23 (4.47%) .NET
3 16 (3.11%) CSS
3 16 (3.11%) XML
4 9 (1.75%) Web Services
4 9 (1.75%) ASP.NET
5 7 (1.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (1.17%) XMPP
7 5 (0.97%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (0.78%) jQuery
8 4 (0.78%) CAML
8 4 (0.78%) HTML5
8 4 (0.78%) XSLT
9 3 (0.58%) DHTML
9 3 (0.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (0.58%) WCF
9 3 (0.58%) Spring
9 3 (0.58%) Ajax
10 2 (0.39%) WinForms
10 2 (0.39%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 96 (18.68%) Blackberry
2 16 (3.11%) Thin Client
2 16 (3.11%) CMDB
2 16 (3.11%) Fat Client
3 14 (2.72%) Social Media
4 13 (2.53%) iPad
4 13 (2.53%) Blog
5 11 (2.14%) Online Games
5 11 (2.14%) Client/Server
5 11 (2.14%) New Media
5 11 (2.14%) iPhone
6 9 (1.75%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.56%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.56%) Handset
8 6 (1.17%) NHS
8 6 (1.17%) Kindle
9 5 (0.97%) FMCG
9 5 (0.97%) PMI
9 5 (0.97%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.97%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 278 (54.09%) Windows
2 146 (28.40%) Windows 7
3 120 (23.35%) Windows XP
4 43 (8.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (6.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (4.47%) Linux
7 22 (4.28%) UNIX
8 16 (3.11%) Windows 8
9 12 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (2.33%) Windows Vista
10 11 (2.14%) Apple iOS
11 10 (1.95%) Mac OS X
11 10 (1.95%) Windows 2000
12 8 (1.56%) NetWare
12 8 (1.56%) Android
13 7 (1.36%) Windows Phone
14 6 (1.17%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.97%) HPUX
16 4 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 3 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (27.43%) ITIL
2 89 (17.32%) Migration
3 51 (9.92%) Project Management
4 46 (8.95%) Service Management
5 32 (6.23%) Configuration Management
6 28 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 26 (5.06%) Incident Management
8 25 (4.86%) Service Delivery
9 20 (3.89%) Workflow
10 18 (3.50%) Change Management
10 18 (3.50%) CRM
11 17 (3.31%) Time Management
12 16 (3.11%) Problem Management
12 16 (3.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (2.53%) PRINCE2
13 13 (2.53%) Email Migration
14 12 (2.33%) Online Marketing
14 12 (2.33%) Analytics
14 12 (2.33%) Document Management
15 11 (2.14%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 37 (7.20%) SQL
2 25 (4.86%) PowerShell
3 16 (3.11%) C#
4 13 (2.53%) LotusScript
5 12 (2.33%) JavaScript
6 10 (1.95%) Perl
7 9 (1.75%) VBScript
8 8 (1.56%) VBA
9 6 (1.17%) Java
10 5 (0.97%) C
11 4 (0.78%) VB
11 4 (0.78%) Google Apps Script
12 3 (0.58%) Formula Language
12 3 (0.58%) Python
12 3 (0.58%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.19%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (4.09%) SC Cleared
1 21 (4.09%) Security Cleared
2 20 (3.89%) MCP
2 20 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.95%) ISEB
4 8 (1.56%) Degree
5 7 (1.36%) MCSE
5 7 (1.36%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (0.97%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (0.58%) MCPD
7 3 (0.58%) MCSD
8 2 (0.39%) CCNA
8 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.39%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (9.34%) SLA
2 24 (4.67%) QA
3 18 (3.50%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.19%) COREP
System Software
1 142 (27.63%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.95%) XenApp
5 7 (1.36%) Sendmail
6 6 (1.17%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.58%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.39%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.19%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.19%) vSphere
9 1 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (4.47%) SCCM
2 16 (3.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 11 (2.14%) BMC PATROL
4 10 (1.95%) OpenView
4 10 (1.95%) SCOM
4 10 (1.95%) SCVMM
4 10 (1.95%) SCDPM
5 7 (1.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (1.17%) ServiceCenter
7 5 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (0.78%) DameWare
8 4 (0.78%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.58%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.58%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.19%) MIMEsweeper
10 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.19%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 513 (99.81%) Lotus
2 226 (43.97%) Microsoft
3 104 (20.23%) Citrix
4 44 (8.56%) HP
5 38 (7.39%) Cisco
6 29 (5.64%) VMware
7 21 (4.09%) ServiceNow
8 20 (3.89%) Bloomberg
9 19 (3.70%) Oracle
10 17 (3.31%) IBM
11 16 (3.11%) Reuters
11 16 (3.11%) Google
12 15 (2.92%) Symantec
13 13 (2.53%) McAfee
13 13 (2.53%) SAP
13 13 (2.53%) Fidessa
14 11 (2.14%) Adobe
14 11 (2.14%) Dell
15 8 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
15 8 (1.56%) Novell
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Rate: £10 - £12 per hour
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Rate: £400 - £425 per day
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Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Rate: £200 - £210 per day
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City, London
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Rate: £170 - £200 per day
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Rate: £11 - £12 per hour
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Watford
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Rate: £375 - £425 per day
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South Yorkshire
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Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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South Yorkshire
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