The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 134 117 106
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -11
Contract jobs citing Lotus 6 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.36% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.85% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £150 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% -40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £190 £310
% change year-on-year
+57.89% -38.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £22.25 £12.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.63% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +1.75%
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 Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1205 1061 866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 42.79% 42.14% 45.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 753 661 421
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 72 65
Average hourly rate £13.87 £15.00 £13.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.53% +9.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £9.34 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £35.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Lotus
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lotus across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Lotus Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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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
West Yorkshire -7 6 £400 +166.66% 1
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 12 (85.71%) IBM Notes
2 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Lotus Domino
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) Internet
4 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) LotusScript
5 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (14.29%) Citrix
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) CSS
6 2 (14.29%) Web Development
6 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (14.29%) Open Source
6 2 (14.29%) XPages
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (14.29%) jQuery
7 1 (7.14%) Office 365

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 12 (85.71%) IBM Notes
2 5 (35.71%) Lotus Domino
3 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (7.14%) Quickr
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
2 1 (7.14%) Intranet
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) VoIP
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) SNMP
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (7.14%) Back Office
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Domino Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) PC Support
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Domino Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Project Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Lotus Notes Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) XPages
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (7.14%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Web Development
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
3 1 (7.14%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) Logistics
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) UML
3 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (7.14%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) LotusScript
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) IBM