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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 33 31 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Contract jobs citing Lotus 9 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.45% 0.85% 5.64%
As % of the Vendors category 4.48% 2.00% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 10
Average daily rate
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£450 - £200
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 - £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 - £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £251 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.19% -8.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £14.75 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +10.71%
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
201 100 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 54.77% 42.55% 50.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 52 63
Average daily rate £375 £325 £271
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +19.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 41
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -51.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £30.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.37 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+3.45% -2.05%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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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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 -9 2 £450 -
Rugby - - - - 2
Lotus
West Midlands

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 11 (73.33%) IBM Notes
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) SLA
4 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) Blackberry
4 4 (26.67%) Android
4 4 (26.67%) iPhone
4 4 (26.67%) iPad
4 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Phone
5 3 (20.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 3 (20.00%) Logistics
5 3 (20.00%) Automotive
5 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (20.00%) IBM
5 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) MS Office
6 2 (13.33%) Handset
6 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
6 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
6 2 (13.33%) Google
6 2 (13.33%) Google Apps
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow
7 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 11 (73.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.67%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (13.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
General
1 3 (20.00%) Automotive
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Support
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (6.67%) Lotus Notes Support
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Support
4 1 (6.67%) Release Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) J2EE
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Blackberry
1 4 (26.67%) iPhone
1 4 (26.67%) iPad
2 2 (13.33%) Handset
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Android
2 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Phone
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Logistics
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft