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 24 December 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.

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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 24 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing Lotus 16 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 6.25% 0.68% 4.51%
As % of the Vendors category 10.60% 2.22% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 1
Average daily rate
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£110 - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £150 £269
% change year-on-year
+73.33% -44.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +7.40%
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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
151 45 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 58.98% 30.82% 49.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 27 30
Average daily rate £400 £305 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% +25.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £548 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Average hourly rate £10.00 £14.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.82% -10.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.85 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.24 £15.65 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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
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 18 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) MS Office
1 22 (100.00%) ITIL
1 22 (100.00%) MCP
1 22 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 22 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 22 (100.00%) SLA
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 22 (100.00%) OpenView
1 22 (100.00%) HP
1 22 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 22 (100.00%) Service Management
2 16 (72.73%) Security Cleared
3 14 (63.64%) SC Cleared
4 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) Coaching
5 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.55%) Finance

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (100.00%) MS Office
1 22 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Analyst
2 20 (90.91%) Service Analyst
2 20 (90.91%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) ITIL
1 22 (100.00%) Service Management
2 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
2 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 2 (9.09%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) MCP
2 16 (72.73%) Security Cleared
3 14 (63.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 22 (100.00%) OpenView
1 22 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 22 (100.00%) HP