The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire 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 28 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing Lotus 11 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.29% 5.11% 2.62%
As % of the Vendors category 6.83% 12.39% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Average daily rate
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£170 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £150 £269
% change year-on-year
+73.33% -44.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +7.40%
Lotus
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Vendors Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
161 113 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 48.20% 41.24% 49.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 59 63
Average daily rate £375 £310 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £208 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 16 25
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -46.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £18.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.60 £30.00 £30.85
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 Warwickshire

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Lotus
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lotus across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Lotus Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Warwick -1 3 £375 +25.00%
Rugby - - - -
Lotus
West Midlands

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (80.00%) IBM Notes
2 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (35.00%) MS Office
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (20.00%) IBM
5 4 (20.00%) Citrix
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.00%) Automotive
6 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (15.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 3 (15.00%) Logistics
6 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (15.00%) Change Control
6 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (10.00%) Google Apps
7 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
7 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (10.00%) RESTful
7 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
7 2 (10.00%) Google
7 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Server

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (80.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (10.00%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (10.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 2 (10.00%) Intranet
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
General
1 3 (15.00%) Automotive
1 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Programme Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Lotus Notes Support
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (5.00%) Release Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) RESTful
2 1 (5.00%) J2EE
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX
5 1 (5.00%) HPUX
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Logistics
2 3 (15.00%) Change Control
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) IBM
1 4 (20.00%) Citrix
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow