The first table below looks at the demand for IBM Notes skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Notes over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the West Midlands 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 85 92 80
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 31 11 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.31% 0.59% 1.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.47% 3.81% 9.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 14
Average daily rate
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£250 £275 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £110 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £297 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £250 £243
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.88 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.52% +14.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.38 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.38 £14.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.53%
Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
415 289 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.58% 15.59% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 150 190
Average daily rate £325 £325 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £205 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 23 23
Average hourly rate £16.50 £23.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.26% +31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.20 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.80 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
IBM Notes
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IBM Notes
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

IBM Notes Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IBM Notes
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IBM Notes across the West Midlands region.

IBM Notes Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

IBM Notes
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM Notes across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

IBM Notes Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

IBM Notes
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes across the West Midlands region.

IBM Notes Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

IBM Notes
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Notes within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
Birmingham +2 12 £150 -25.92%
Coventry - 11 £238 -
Warwickshire -2 2 £250 -9.09% 1
Worcestershire - - - -
Shropshire - - - - 1
IBM Notes
England

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing IBM Notes 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 IBM Notes.

1 54 (100.00%) Lotus
2 33 (61.11%) Windows
3 30 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 24 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 21 (38.89%) ITIL
6 17 (31.48%) MS Office
7 15 (27.78%) SLA
8 14 (25.93%) MS Excel
9 10 (18.52%) Linux
10 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
10 8 (14.81%) Windows XP
10 8 (14.81%) ADSL
10 8 (14.81%) WAN
10 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
10 8 (14.81%) UNIX
10 8 (14.81%) Citrix
10 8 (14.81%) Blackberry
10 8 (14.81%) Service Delivery
11 7 (12.96%) SQL
12 6 (11.11%) iPad
13 5 (9.26%) Windows 7
13 5 (9.26%) Data Migration
13 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (9.26%) Migration
13 5 (9.26%) MS Access
13 5 (9.26%) HPUX
14 4 (7.41%) Mainframe
14 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
14 4 (7.41%) Workflow
14 4 (7.41%) Android

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing IBM Notes 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 IBM Notes. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.56%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 17 (31.48%) MS Office
2 14 (25.93%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) ADSL
1 8 (14.81%) WAN
1 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.56%) DNS
2 3 (5.56%) IMAP
2 3 (5.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) MS Access
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Legal
2 2 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Analyst
2 14 (25.93%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (14.81%) Support Analyst
3 8 (14.81%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 6 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Help Desk Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Support Technician
6 4 (7.41%) Developer
6 4 (7.41%) UNIX Support
7 3 (5.56%) Data Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Migration Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Coordinator
7 3 (5.56%) Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (3.70%) WCF
2 2 (3.70%) WF
2 2 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (3.70%) REST
2 2 (3.70%) .NET
2 2 (3.70%) ADO.NET
2 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.70%) XML
2 2 (3.70%) XSD
2 2 (3.70%) WinForms
2 2 (3.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Blackberry
2 6 (11.11%) iPad
3 4 (7.41%) iPhone
3 4 (7.41%) Mainframe
4 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.70%) Handset
5 2 (3.70%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (61.11%) Windows
2 10 (18.52%) Linux
3 8 (14.81%) Windows XP
3 8 (14.81%) UNIX
4 5 (9.26%) HPUX
4 5 (9.26%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.41%) Apple iOS
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Phone
5 4 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.41%) Android
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) ITIL
2 8 (14.81%) Service Delivery
3 5 (9.26%) Data Migration
3 5 (9.26%) Migration
4 4 (7.41%) Workflow
5 2 (3.70%) Time Management
5 2 (3.70%) Change Management
5 2 (3.70%) Data Analysis
5 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.70%) CAFM
5 2 (3.70%) OOP
5 2 (3.70%) OOD
5 2 (3.70%) SOA
5 2 (3.70%) PRINCE
5 2 (3.70%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.70%) Project Management
5 2 (3.70%) Service Management
6 1 (1.85%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.85%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.96%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) C#
2 3 (5.56%) Perl
2 3 (5.56%) VBScript
2 3 (5.56%) VB
3 2 (3.70%) VBA
3 2 (3.70%) LotusScript
3 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Tivoli
1 2 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) Lotus
2 30 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.81%) Citrix
4 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.56%) HP
6 2 (3.70%) Apple
6 2 (3.70%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle
7 1 (1.85%) PeopleSoft
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