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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 363 334 337
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +3
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 252 269 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.50% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.49% 2.95% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 153 127
Average daily rate
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£205 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.45% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £141 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £205 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 46 43
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 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.63 £23.75 £20.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +22.22%

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
10130 9133 10034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.97% 17.13% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5954 5320 5718
Average daily rate £375 £373 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.46% +5.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 378 473
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -37 226 £218 -27.50% 22
London -37 98 £210 -34.88% 6
South East +26 63 £228 -24.16% 4
City of London +1 32 £306 -15.51% 3
Berkshire +19 26 £200 +3.89% 3
West Midlands -14 22 £175 -37.50% 1
Scotland -4 20 £200 +48.14% 1
East of England -24 16 £205 -36.92% 1
Bracknell +13 13 £180 -44.61%
Edinburgh -4 13 £195 -
Hampshire -4 12 £230 -47.42%
East Midlands +4 11 £295 +136.00% 3
Surrey +5 9 £400 +23.07%
Coventry - 9 £238 -
Hertfordshire - 8 £183 -
North West -1 6 £100 -29.20% 2
Portsmouth +5 5 £230 -
Slough 0 5 £375 +85.18%
Hayes - 5 - - 1
Yorkshire +2 4 - - 2
Cambridgeshire -10 4 £278 -14.61%
South West -35 4 £400 +142.42% 3
Derbyshire - 4 - - 2
Leicestershire - 4 £295 - 1
Kent -2 3 £130 -
Warwickshire -8 3 - -
Reading +12 2 £400 +58.41% 1
Peterborough +8 2 - -
Wiltshire -13 2 - - 1
Bristol -18 2 £400 +23.07%

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 502 (99.60%) Lotus
2 269 (53.37%) Windows
3 218 (43.25%) Microsoft
4 188 (37.30%) MS Office
5 153 (30.36%) Active Directory
6 135 (26.79%) ITIL
7 130 (25.79%) Windows 7
8 116 (23.02%) MS Excel
9 115 (22.82%) Windows XP
10 97 (19.25%) Blackberry
11 93 (18.45%) Citrix
12 90 (17.86%) Migration
13 78 (15.48%) Finance
14 64 (12.70%) SharePoint
15 60 (11.90%) Lotus Domino
16 56 (11.11%) MS Exchange
16 56 (11.11%) Banking
16 56 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
17 51 (10.12%) SLA
18 45 (8.93%) WAN
18 45 (8.93%) Project Management
18 45 (8.93%) Office 365
19 41 (8.13%) Service Management
20 40 (7.94%) HP
21 39 (7.74%) LAN
22 38 (7.54%) Windows Server 2008
23 35 (6.94%) TCP/IP
24 32 (6.35%) Cisco
25 30 (5.95%) Windows Server 2003
25 30 (5.95%) HTML

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 64 (12.70%) SharePoint
2 60 (11.90%) Lotus Domino
3 56 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 24 (4.76%) CMS
5 18 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (2.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 15 (2.98%) SharePoint 2013
7 14 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (2.58%) Lync
9 8 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (1.19%) Quickr
12 4 (0.79%) Magnolia
12 4 (0.79%) Zimbra
13 3 (0.60%) IIS
14 2 (0.40%) GroupWise
15 1 (0.20%) Documentum
15 1 (0.20%) SAS
15 1 (0.20%) Apache
15 1 (0.20%) Moodle
Applications
1 188 (37.30%) MS Office
2 116 (23.02%) MS Excel
3 56 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.99%) MS Project
6 2 (0.40%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 2 (0.40%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.20%) InDesign
7 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (2.18%) WebTrends
2 9 (1.79%) 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 45 (8.93%) Office 365
2 14 (2.78%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.60%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 45 (8.93%) WAN
2 39 (7.74%) LAN
3 35 (6.94%) TCP/IP
4 21 (4.17%) DNS
5 18 (3.57%) VPN
5 18 (3.57%) Intranet
5 18 (3.57%) Internet
6 17 (3.37%) SMTP
7 14 (2.78%) VoIP
8 10 (1.98%) ADSL
9 9 (1.79%) Firewall
9 9 (1.79%) Wireless
9 9 (1.79%) DHCP
9 9 (1.79%) IMAP
10 6 (1.19%) SAN
11 5 (0.99%) Softphone
11 5 (0.99%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (0.60%) HTTP
12 3 (0.60%) NAS
13 2 (0.40%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.17%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.18%) MS Access
2 11 (2.18%) QlikView
3 7 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.60%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.20%) OLAP
6 1 (0.20%) Ingres
6 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.20%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.20%) SSDT
6 1 (0.20%) CloverETL
Development Applications
1 3 (0.60%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.40%) Toad
2 2 (0.40%) MSI
3 1 (0.20%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.20%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.20%) JIRA
3 1 (0.20%) Subversion
General
1 78 (15.48%) Finance
2 56 (11.11%) Banking
3 23 (4.56%) Telecoms
3 23 (4.56%) Retail
4 20 (3.97%) Marketing
5 18 (3.57%) Investment Banking
6 17 (3.37%) French Language
7 16 (3.17%) German Language
7 16 (3.17%) Legal
8 11 (2.18%) Games
8 11 (2.18%) Danish Language
9 8 (1.59%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.99%) Back Office
11 4 (0.79%) Front Office
12 2 (0.40%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.20%) Advertising
13 1 (0.20%) Automotive
13 1 (0.20%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 182 (36.11%) Analyst
2 69 (13.69%) Support Engineer
3 65 (12.90%) Support Analyst
3 65 (12.90%) Service Desk Analyst
4 63 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 62 (12.30%) Service Analyst
6 60 (11.90%) 1st Line Support
7 43 (8.53%) Desktop Support
8 41 (8.13%) Developer
9 25 (4.96%) Desktop Engineer
10 22 (4.37%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 21 (4.17%) 1st Line Support Analyst
12 19 (3.77%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 18 (3.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 18 (3.57%) Desktop Analyst
13 18 (3.57%) Business Analyst
13 18 (3.57%) Help Desk Analyst
14 16 (3.17%) Configuration Analyst
14 16 (3.17%) Architect
14 16 (3.17%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (5.95%) HTML
2 25 (4.96%) .NET
3 18 (3.57%) CSS
4 14 (2.78%) XML
5 12 (2.38%) Web Services
6 10 (1.98%) ASP.NET
7 9 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (1.19%) XMPP
9 5 (0.99%) HTML5
9 5 (0.99%) FIX Protocol
10 4 (0.79%) XPages
10 4 (0.79%) CAML
10 4 (0.79%) jQuery
10 4 (0.79%) XSLT
11 3 (0.60%) DHTML
11 3 (0.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (0.60%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.60%) WCF
11 3 (0.60%) Spring
11 3 (0.60%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 97 (19.25%) Blackberry
2 17 (3.37%) CMDB
3 16 (3.17%) iPad
4 14 (2.78%) Social Media
4 14 (2.78%) iPhone
5 13 (2.58%) Blog
6 11 (2.18%) New Media
6 11 (2.18%) Thin Client
6 11 (2.18%) Client/Server
6 11 (2.18%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.18%) Online Games
6 11 (2.18%) Fat Client
7 9 (1.79%) Mobile App
7 9 (1.79%) Handset
8 7 (1.39%) NHS
8 7 (1.39%) FMCG
9 6 (1.19%) Kindle
9 6 (1.19%) Replication
10 5 (0.99%) Mainframe
10 5 (0.99%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 269 (53.37%) Windows
2 130 (25.79%) Windows 7
3 115 (22.82%) Windows XP
4 38 (7.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (5.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (4.56%) Linux
7 18 (3.57%) UNIX
8 14 (2.78%) Windows 8
9 13 (2.58%) Apple iOS
10 10 (1.98%) Mac OS
10 10 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (1.79%) Android
12 8 (1.59%) Windows Vista
12 8 (1.59%) Mac OS X
13 7 (1.39%) Windows Phone
14 5 (0.99%) HPUX
15 4 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.20%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (26.79%) ITIL
2 90 (17.86%) Migration
3 45 (8.93%) Project Management
4 41 (8.13%) Service Management
5 29 (5.75%) Configuration Management
6 26 (5.16%) Service Delivery
7 25 (4.96%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (3.97%) Incident Management
9 19 (3.77%) CRM
10 17 (3.37%) Email Migration
11 16 (3.17%) Time Management
12 15 (2.98%) Workflow
13 14 (2.78%) Problem Management
13 14 (2.78%) Change Management
14 12 (2.38%) Document Management
14 12 (2.38%) Online Marketing
14 12 (2.38%) Analytics
15 11 (2.18%) Marketing Strategy
15 11 (2.18%) Asset Management
16 10 (1.98%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (4.96%) SQL
2 17 (3.37%) PowerShell
3 15 (2.98%) C#
4 13 (2.58%) JavaScript
5 10 (1.98%) Perl
6 7 (1.39%) LotusScript
6 7 (1.39%) Java
7 6 (1.19%) C
7 6 (1.19%) VBA
8 4 (0.79%) Google Apps Script
9 3 (0.60%) Python
10 2 (0.40%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.20%) Formula Language
11 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.20%) VBScript
11 1 (0.20%) C++
11 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (4.17%) MCP
2 20 (3.97%) SC Cleared
2 20 (3.97%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.59%) Degree
4 8 (1.59%) MCSE
5 6 (1.19%) A+ Certification
5 6 (1.19%) ISEB
6 5 (0.99%) ISEB Practitioner
7 4 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (0.79%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.79%) CCNA
8 3 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.60%) MCSD
8 3 (0.60%) MCPD
9 2 (0.40%) MCTS
9 2 (0.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (0.20%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (10.12%) SLA
2 20 (3.97%) QA
3 18 (3.57%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.20%) COREP
System Software
1 153 (30.36%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.98%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.79%) XenApp
5 7 (1.39%) Sendmail
6 3 (0.60%) Terminal Server
6 3 (0.60%) DFS Replication
7 2 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.40%) vSphere
7 2 (0.40%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.40%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.20%) XenServer
8 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 22 (4.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 21 (4.17%) SCCM
3 12 (2.38%) OpenView
4 11 (2.18%) BMC PATROL
5 6 (1.19%) SCDPM
5 6 (1.19%) SCOM
5 6 (1.19%) SCVMM
5 6 (1.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (0.99%) NetBackup
6 5 (0.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (0.79%) DameWare
8 2 (0.40%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.40%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.40%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.20%) MIMEsweeper
9 1 (0.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.20%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 502 (99.60%) Lotus
2 218 (43.25%) Microsoft
3 93 (18.45%) Citrix
4 40 (7.94%) HP
5 32 (6.35%) Cisco
6 24 (4.76%) VMware
7 22 (4.37%) ServiceNow
8 20 (3.97%) IBM
9 18 (3.57%) Bloomberg
10 16 (3.17%) Google
10 16 (3.17%) Reuters
11 14 (2.78%) Dell
11 14 (2.78%) Fidessa
12 12 (2.38%) Oracle
12 12 (2.38%) SAP
12 12 (2.38%) Symantec
13 10 (1.98%) Adobe
14 8 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (1.59%) McAfee
15 7 (1.39%) Apple
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