The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 139 106 96
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -10
Contract jobs citing Lotus 5 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.64% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 1.47% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 10
Median daily rate £200 £368 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.57% +22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £281 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £454 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £255 £338 £265
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +27.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £9.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -17.24%
Lotus
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1512 1090 1267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.65% 43.70% 49.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 817 523 604
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £593 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 79 91
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £11.00 £9.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £31.76 £29.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Lotus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -14 3 £200 -50.92% 1
Warwickshire - 2 £225 - 1
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Lotus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 15 (93.75%) IBM Notes
2 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (37.50%) IBM Domino
3 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) MS Office
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (18.75%) Citrix
6 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
7 2 (12.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (12.50%) Kaseya
7 2 (12.50%) VBScript
7 2 (12.50%) VB
7 2 (12.50%) ODBC
7 2 (12.50%) Sage

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (93.75%) IBM Notes
2 6 (37.50%) IBM Domino
3 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
5 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (6.25%) IBM Connections
6 1 (6.25%) Quickr
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Skype
2 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
2 1 (6.25%) VoIP
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Support
1 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Lotus Notes Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Project Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (6.25%) IBM Technical Architect
3 1 (6.25%) IT Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Lotus Notes Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Project Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) AS400
1 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) FMCG
2 1 (6.25%) Health Informatics
2 1 (6.25%) Informatics
2 1 (6.25%) iSeries
2 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Prototyping
3 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
3 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) LotusScript
2 2 (12.50%) VB
2 2 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) WSUS
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (12.50%) Intel Security
4 2 (12.50%) Kaseya
4 2 (12.50%) Sage
4 2 (12.50%) Sophos
5 1 (6.25%) Cognos
5 1 (6.25%) Dell
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