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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 127 108 94
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -14
Contract jobs citing Lotus 12 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.82% 0.93%
As % of the Vendors category 0.86% 1.63% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 9
Median daily rate £240 £289 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.88% +15.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £170 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £395 £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £300 £193
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +55.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 10
Median hourly rate £15.75 £15.43 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.10% +6.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £10.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.55 £15.85 £15.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.25 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-3.27% +12.96%
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
1396 1352 1183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.74% 50.32% 50.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 743 764 565
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £229 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 89 79
Median hourly rate £12.50 £24.50 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.97% +54.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.56 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lotus across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Lotus Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 May 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 +3 5 £179 -67.54%
Warwickshire -6 4 £325 +8.33%
Coventry -3 2 - -
Halesowen -1 1 £240 - 1
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 26 (96.30%) IBM Notes
2 17 (62.96%) MS Office
3 15 (55.56%) IBM Domino
4 14 (51.85%) Windows
5 12 (44.44%) IBM
6 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
6 11 (40.74%) Blackberry
7 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
8 9 (33.33%) Citrix
8 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 9 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (33.33%) Migration
8 9 (33.33%) Windows 7
9 8 (29.63%) Skype
9 8 (29.63%) Skype for Business
9 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
10 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (25.93%) Office 365
11 6 (22.22%) Windows 8
11 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
12 5 (18.52%) Sophos
12 5 (18.52%) VPN
12 5 (18.52%) Windows XP
12 5 (18.52%) ITIL
12 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
12 5 (18.52%) Desktop Virtualisation

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 26 (96.30%) IBM Notes
2 15 (55.56%) IBM Domino
3 9 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (29.63%) Skype for Business
5 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (7.41%) SAS
7 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 17 (62.96%) MS Office
2 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.70%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) Skype
1 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
2 5 (18.52%) VPN
3 3 (11.11%) Internet
4 2 (7.41%) Wireless
5 1 (3.70%) SAN
5 1 (3.70%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (14.81%) Billing
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Front Office
2 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Architect
2 6 (22.22%) Messaging Architect
2 6 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (14.81%) Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (14.81%) Lotus Notes Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Deskside Support
4 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Computer Operator
5 2 (7.41%) Deskside Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Deskside Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Exchange Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Mainframe Operator
5 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Collaboration Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) ISPF
1 2 (7.41%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Blackberry
2 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.41%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.70%) Clustering
4 1 (3.70%) Health Informatics
4 1 (3.70%) Informatics
4 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 6 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (18.52%) Windows XP
5 2 (7.41%) Unix
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Migration
2 5 (18.52%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 5 (18.52%) ITIL
3 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
4 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.41%) Release Management
4 2 (7.41%) Security Patching
5 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
5 1 (3.70%) Service Management
5 1 (3.70%) Time Management
5 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) JCL
2 2 (7.41%) LotusScript
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) VB
2 2 (7.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (7.41%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) OpenView
1 2 (7.41%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (7.41%) WSUS
2 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) IBM
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) Citrix
4 5 (18.52%) Sophos
5 3 (11.11%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) VMware
6 2 (7.41%) Dell
6 2 (7.41%) Intel
6 2 (7.41%) Intel Security
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle
7 1 (3.70%) Adobe
7 1 (3.70%) Apple
7 1 (3.70%) Kaseya
7 1 (3.70%) Sage
7 1 (3.70%) Symantec
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