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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lotus
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - 107 104
Contract jobs citing Lotus 0 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.82% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £413 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +129.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £170 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -43.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 £12.21
% change year-on-year
-30.55% +47.42%

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
554 728 657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 38.80% 36.40% 36.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 471 429
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £295 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 27 24
Median hourly rate £10.31 £13.75 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.05% -0.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.96 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Lotus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 2 (66.67%) IBM Domino
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (33.33%) Panasonic
2 1 (33.33%) LANDesk
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) WebEx
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) XMPP
2 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) SAN

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (66.67%) IBM Domino
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Skype
1 1 (33.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Messaging Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) LANDesk
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Panasonic
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas