The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within IBM Lotus Software.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 37 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs citing Lotus 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.98% 0.64% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 3.31% 1.56% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£120 - £135
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £193 £275
% change year-on-year
+51.94% -30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -8.19%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Vendors Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
121 64 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 59.90% 40.76% 55.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 24 31
Average daily rate £600 £370 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% -17.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £160 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £465 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.89%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lotus across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lotus across the Warrington region.

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Lotus
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lotus across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Lotus Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lotus across the Warrington region.

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Lotus
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing Lotus 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 Lotus.

1 16 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) OpenView
2 15 (93.75%) HP
2 15 (93.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 15 (93.75%) MS Excel
2 15 (93.75%) MS Office
2 15 (93.75%) ITIL
2 15 (93.75%) MCP
2 15 (93.75%) SLA
2 15 (93.75%) Service Management
3 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.25%) MPLS
4 1 (6.25%) EMC
4 1 (6.25%) NetApp
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (6.25%) WAN

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing Lotus 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 Lotus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (93.75%) MS Office
1 15 (93.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
1 1 (6.25%) MPLS
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Analyst
2 12 (75.00%) Service Analyst
2 12 (75.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) ITIL
1 15 (93.75%) Service Management
2 1 (6.25%) Migration
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) MCP
2 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (93.75%) SLA
Systems Management
1 15 (93.75%) OpenView
1 15 (93.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) EMC
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp