The first table below looks at the demand for XPages skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XPages over the 3 months to 28 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM XPages
Rank 603 561 578
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +17
Contract jobs citing XPages 1 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.008% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.007% 0.028% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £373 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £373 £300
% change year-on-year
- +24.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15100 14239 14923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.62% 27.86% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 9730 9049 9104
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 291 365
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%

XPages
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XPages within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XPages Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XPages
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XPages within the UK.

XPages Daily Rate Trend in the UK

XPages
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XPages within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
Kent - - - - 1
South East - - - - 1
England - - - - 1

XPages
Top 12 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing XPages 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 XPages.

1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) LotusScript
2 1 (50.00%) Formula Language
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) German Language
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development

XPages
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing XPages 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 XPages. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus Domino
General
1 1 (50.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus Notes Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) LotusScript
1 1 (50.00%) Formula Language
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus