The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 107 102 89
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Contract jobs citing Lotus 3 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.15% 0.23% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.62% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Average daily rate £400 £180 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -48.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £316 £180
% change year-on-year
-52.56% +75.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £12.21 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+47.42% -15.79%
Lotus
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
742 645 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.81% 37.33% 40.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 426 341
Average daily rate £400 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £492
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 17 25
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £11.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% +10.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £10.30 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £16.72 £23.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lotus across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Leeds -17 3 £400 +44.14% 1
Lotus
Yorkshire

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (55.56%) MS Office
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) IBM Notes
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) Retail
3 3 (33.33%) UML
3 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (33.33%) IBM Domino
3 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 3 (33.33%) OOD
4 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) MCSE
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
4 2 (22.22%) C
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 2 (22.22%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) SSL
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Finance

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (55.56%) IBM Notes
2 3 (33.33%) IBM Domino
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (22.22%) Google Apps
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Law
3 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Lotus Notes Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Lotus Notes Support
3 1 (11.11%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Support Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (33.33%) OOD
1 3 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
1 2 (22.22%) C++
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix
1 2 (22.22%) Google
1 2 (22.22%) PeopleSoft
1 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
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