The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Warwick region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Warwick region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 14 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Lotus 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 2.86% 8.51% -
As % of the Vendors category 6.90% 18.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £318 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £272 £300
% change year-on-year
-26.33% -9.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.43 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.83% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +0.84%
Vendors Category
Warwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
29 22 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 41.43% 46.81% 52.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 9
Average daily rate £400 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £310 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £375 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Lotus
Warwickshire

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Warwick

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Warwick

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwick

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Warwick

Lotus
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwick 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 5 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwick 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 5 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix