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 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 370 344 324
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -20
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 253 266 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.50% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.49% 2.88% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 154 138
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 £135 £156 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £465 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £225 £288
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -21.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 44 41
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +19.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.93 £24.00 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +28.84%

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
10151 9248 10117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.98% 17.30% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6012 5366 5745
Average daily rate £375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 387 462
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 £36.05 £38.50 £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 2 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 2 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 2 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 -28 227 £200 -33.33% 23
London -44 95 £185 -42.18% 5
South East +21 61 £228 -27.20% 6
City of London 0 28 £306 -12.50% 1
Berkshire +16 25 £200 +3.89% 6
West Midlands -11 21 £265 -5.35% 2
Scotland -3 20 £205 +51.85%
East of England -10 18 £205 -7.86%
Bracknell +13 14 £180 -44.61% 3
Edinburgh -2 14 £198 -
Hampshire -6 12 £230 -47.42%
East Midlands +9 11 £295 +136.00% 4
Surrey -1 9 £400 +23.07%
North West -6 8 £118 -16.81% 3
Coventry - 8 £238 -
Portsmouth +5 5 £230 -
Slough +1 5 £375 +85.18%
South West -34 5 £400 +142.42% 1
Hayes - 5 - -
Yorkshire 0 4 - - 1
Kent -3 4 £138 -
Warwickshire -8 4 £265 -5.35%
Cambridgeshire -8 4 £278 -14.61%
Derbyshire - 4 - - 3
Leicestershire - 4 £295 - 1
Reading +7 3 £400 +58.41% 1
Norwich - 3 £270 -
Norfolk - 3 £270 -
Peterborough +11 2 - -
Manchester -6 2 £143 +0.88% 3

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 504 (99.60%) Lotus
2 273 (53.95%) Windows
3 216 (42.69%) Microsoft
4 191 (37.75%) MS Office
5 150 (29.64%) Active Directory
6 132 (26.09%) ITIL
7 128 (25.30%) Windows 7
8 118 (23.32%) MS Excel
9 116 (22.92%) Windows XP
10 99 (19.57%) Blackberry
11 97 (19.17%) Citrix
12 92 (18.18%) Migration
13 79 (15.61%) Finance
14 63 (12.45%) Lotus Domino
15 62 (12.25%) SharePoint
16 55 (10.87%) MS Exchange
17 53 (10.47%) SLA
17 53 (10.47%) Banking
18 52 (10.28%) MS PowerPoint
19 48 (9.49%) Office 365
20 45 (8.89%) HP
21 44 (8.70%) WAN
22 42 (8.30%) Project Management
23 41 (8.10%) Service Management
24 37 (7.31%) LAN
25 36 (7.11%) Windows Server 2008
26 35 (6.92%) TCP/IP
27 32 (6.32%) Cisco
27 32 (6.32%) HTML
28 28 (5.53%) Windows Server 2003

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 63 (12.45%) Lotus Domino
2 62 (12.25%) SharePoint
3 55 (10.87%) MS Exchange
4 21 (4.15%) CMS
5 17 (3.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 16 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (3.16%) SharePoint 2013
7 14 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (2.57%) Lync
9 8 (1.58%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (1.19%) Quickr
11 6 (1.19%) IIS
12 4 (0.79%) Zimbra
12 4 (0.79%) Magnolia
13 3 (0.59%) Apache
14 2 (0.40%) GroupWise
15 1 (0.20%) Documentum
15 1 (0.20%) SAS
15 1 (0.20%) Moodle
Applications
1 191 (37.75%) MS Office
2 118 (23.32%) MS Excel
3 52 (10.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.38%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.99%) 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%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 11 (2.17%) WebTrends
2 8 (1.58%) 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 48 (9.49%) Office 365
2 14 (2.77%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.59%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 44 (8.70%) WAN
2 37 (7.31%) LAN
3 35 (6.92%) TCP/IP
4 23 (4.55%) DNS
5 20 (3.95%) VPN
6 19 (3.75%) Intranet
7 18 (3.56%) SMTP
8 16 (3.16%) Internet
9 14 (2.77%) VoIP
10 11 (2.17%) Firewall
11 10 (1.98%) ADSL
11 10 (1.98%) DHCP
12 9 (1.78%) IMAP
13 8 (1.58%) Wireless
14 6 (1.19%) Cisco IOS
14 6 (1.19%) SAN
15 5 (0.99%) Softphone
16 3 (0.59%) NAS
16 3 (0.59%) HTTP
17 2 (0.40%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.36%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.17%) MS Access
2 11 (2.17%) QlikView
3 5 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.59%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.20%) SSDT
6 1 (0.20%) CloverETL
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.20%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.20%) OLAP
6 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.20%) Ingres
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (0.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.40%) Toad
2 2 (0.40%) MSI
2 2 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.20%) Subversion
3 1 (0.20%) JIRA
3 1 (0.20%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.20%) TestDirector
General
1 79 (15.61%) Finance
2 53 (10.47%) Banking
3 23 (4.55%) Retail
3 23 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 20 (3.95%) Marketing
5 18 (3.56%) Investment Banking
6 17 (3.36%) French Language
7 16 (3.16%) Legal
8 15 (2.96%) German Language
9 11 (2.17%) Danish Language
9 11 (2.17%) Games
10 8 (1.58%) Manufacturing
11 7 (1.38%) Back Office
12 4 (0.79%) Front Office
13 2 (0.40%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.20%) Portuguese Language
14 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.20%) International Banking
14 1 (0.20%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 184 (36.36%) Analyst
2 69 (13.64%) Support Analyst
2 69 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 66 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
4 65 (12.85%) Service Desk Analyst
5 62 (12.25%) Service Analyst
6 58 (11.46%) 1st Line Support
7 46 (9.09%) Desktop Support
8 42 (8.30%) Developer
9 24 (4.74%) Desktop Engineer
9 24 (4.74%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 21 (4.15%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 20 (3.95%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 20 (3.95%) Desktop Analyst
12 18 (3.56%) Business Analyst
12 18 (3.56%) Help Desk Analyst
13 17 (3.36%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 16 (3.16%) Architect
14 16 (3.16%) Project Manager
14 16 (3.16%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.32%) HTML
2 25 (4.94%) .NET
3 19 (3.75%) CSS
4 14 (2.77%) XML
5 12 (2.37%) Web Services
6 11 (2.17%) ASP.NET
7 9 (1.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (1.19%) HTML5
8 6 (1.19%) XMPP
9 5 (0.99%) FIX Protocol
10 4 (0.79%) jQuery
10 4 (0.79%) CAML
10 4 (0.79%) CSS3
10 4 (0.79%) XPages
10 4 (0.79%) XSLT
10 4 (0.79%) Middleware
11 3 (0.59%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.59%) DHTML
11 3 (0.59%) WCF
11 3 (0.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 99 (19.57%) Blackberry
2 17 (3.36%) iPad
3 15 (2.96%) iPhone
4 14 (2.77%) Social Media
4 14 (2.77%) CMDB
5 13 (2.57%) Blog
6 12 (2.37%) Fat Client
6 12 (2.37%) Thin Client
7 11 (2.17%) Client/Server
7 11 (2.17%) Online Games
7 11 (2.17%) New Media
7 11 (2.17%) Computer Science
8 9 (1.78%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.78%) Handset
9 7 (1.38%) Replication
9 7 (1.38%) NHS
9 7 (1.38%) FMCG
10 6 (1.19%) Kindle
10 6 (1.19%) Clustering
11 5 (0.99%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 273 (53.95%) Windows
2 128 (25.30%) Windows 7
3 116 (22.92%) Windows XP
4 36 (7.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (5.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (4.55%) Linux
7 18 (3.56%) UNIX
8 15 (2.96%) Apple iOS
9 13 (2.57%) Windows 8
10 11 (2.17%) Mac OS
11 10 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (1.98%) Windows Vista
12 9 (1.78%) Android
13 8 (1.58%) Mac OS X
14 7 (1.38%) Windows Phone
15 5 (0.99%) HPUX
16 4 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 3 (0.59%) Windows 2000
18 2 (0.40%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (26.09%) ITIL
2 92 (18.18%) Migration
3 42 (8.30%) Project Management
4 41 (8.10%) Service Management
5 26 (5.14%) Service Delivery
5 26 (5.14%) Configuration Management
6 25 (4.94%) User Acceptance Testing
7 20 (3.95%) Incident Management
8 19 (3.75%) CRM
9 18 (3.56%) Email Migration
10 15 (2.96%) Workflow
10 15 (2.96%) Time Management
11 14 (2.77%) Problem Management
11 14 (2.77%) Change Management
12 12 (2.37%) Document Management
12 12 (2.37%) Online Marketing
12 12 (2.37%) Analytics
13 11 (2.17%) Marketing Strategy
13 11 (2.17%) Coaching
13 11 (2.17%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (4.94%) SQL
2 17 (3.36%) PowerShell
3 15 (2.96%) JavaScript
4 14 (2.77%) C#
5 11 (2.17%) Java
6 10 (1.98%) Perl
7 8 (1.58%) C
7 8 (1.58%) LotusScript
8 6 (1.19%) VBA
9 4 (0.79%) Google Apps Script
10 3 (0.59%) Python
11 2 (0.40%) VBScript
11 2 (0.40%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.40%) Formula Language
12 1 (0.20%) C++
12 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (4.35%) MCP
2 21 (4.15%) Security Cleared
3 20 (3.95%) SC Cleared
4 19 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (1.78%) Degree
6 8 (1.58%) MCSE
7 6 (1.19%) ISEB
7 6 (1.19%) A+ Certification
8 5 (0.99%) ISEB Practitioner
9 4 (0.79%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.79%) CCNA
9 4 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.59%) MCPD
10 3 (0.59%) MCSD
10 3 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.40%) MCTS
11 2 (0.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 1 (0.20%) DCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (10.47%) SLA
2 20 (3.95%) QA
3 15 (2.96%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.20%) COREP
System Software
1 150 (29.64%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.78%) XenApp
4 8 (1.58%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.38%) Sendmail
6 4 (0.79%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.59%) Terminal Server
7 3 (0.59%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.59%) DFS Replication
7 3 (0.59%) vSphere
8 2 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.20%) XenServer
9 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 23 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 18 (3.56%) SCCM
3 14 (2.77%) OpenView
4 11 (2.17%) BMC PATROL
5 6 (1.19%) NetBackup
5 6 (1.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (0.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (0.79%) SCDPM
7 4 (0.79%) DameWare
7 4 (0.79%) SCOM
7 4 (0.79%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.40%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.40%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.40%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.40%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (0.40%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.20%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 504 (99.60%) Lotus
2 216 (42.69%) Microsoft
3 97 (19.17%) Citrix
4 45 (8.89%) HP
5 32 (6.32%) Cisco
6 25 (4.94%) VMware
7 20 (3.95%) IBM
8 18 (3.56%) ServiceNow
9 16 (3.16%) Google
9 16 (3.16%) Bloomberg
9 16 (3.16%) Symantec
10 15 (2.96%) Reuters
11 14 (2.77%) Oracle
12 13 (2.57%) Dell
12 13 (2.57%) Fidessa
13 12 (2.37%) SAP
14 11 (2.17%) Adobe
15 8 (1.58%) McAfee
15 8 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
16 7 (1.38%) Apple
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £170 - £200 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £13 to £16 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell
Volt
Rate: £10.00 - £12.00 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £13 to £16 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Rate: From £250 to £280 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £14 - £18 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £12.00 - £17.00 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Derbyshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: 18 days ago
Derbyshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: 25 days ago