The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Lotus 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £325 £200
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +62.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £12.94 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+15.96% -10.79%
Lotus
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
59 41 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 62.77% 48.24% 60.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 29 34
Median daily rate £380 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 8
Median hourly rate £13.25 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.38% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £21.00 £17.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire