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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 28 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing Lotus 9 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.47% 2.15% 2.28%
As % of the Vendors category 5.00% 4.05% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £250 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £216 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £292 £322
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £201 £275
% change year-on-year
+49.06% -26.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £15.85 £15.43 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.75% +2.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
180 173 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 49.45% 53.23% 47.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 71 43
Average daily rate £338 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £203 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £498 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 22 17
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.44 £31.55 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015. 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
Warwick -6 1 - -
Lotus
West Midlands

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 11 (78.57%) Windows
1 11 (78.57%) IBM Notes
2 8 (57.14%) Windows XP
3 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (50.00%) MS Office
3 7 (50.00%) Citrix
3 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (50.00%) ITIL
4 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (28.57%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
8 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000
8 2 (14.29%) Windows NT
8 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
8 2 (14.29%) SLA
9 1 (7.14%) IBM
9 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
9 1 (7.14%) Intel
9 1 (7.14%) CSS
9 1 (7.14%) HTML
9 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
9 1 (7.14%) Wireless
9 1 (7.14%) DameWare

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 11 (78.57%) IBM Notes
2 4 (28.57%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Office
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Domino Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows XP
3 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000
5 2 (14.29%) Windows NT
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
1 1 (7.14%) MCDST
1 1 (7.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) DameWare
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) CA
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Intel