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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 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
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £165 £300 £190
% change year-on-year
-45.00% +57.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
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
24 57 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 58.54% 57.58% 58.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 25
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £225 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £483 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.69 £8.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.85% +183.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lotus across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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