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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 133 118 114
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Contract jobs citing Lotus 5 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% 0.31% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.76% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 5
Average daily rate £375 £180 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% -48.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £180 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £428 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £300 £180
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £12.71 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+41.62% -13.83%
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
1153 1048 978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 39.53% 41.02% 43.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 723 658 517
Average daily rate £395 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 48 46
Average hourly rate £14.75 £13.00 £12.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% +7.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £17.50 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

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
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 9 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
West Yorkshire -9 3 £400 +122.22% 3
South Yorkshire -12 1 £375 -13.04%
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 8 (66.67%) IBM Notes
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) MS Office
3 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) OOD
4 3 (25.00%) UML
4 3 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (25.00%) IBM Domino
5 2 (16.67%) MCSE
5 2 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 2 (16.67%) C
5 2 (16.67%) C++
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) SSL
5 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (16.67%) Internet
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
5 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Multithreading

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 8 (66.67%) IBM Notes
2 3 (25.00%) IBM Domino
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (8.33%) Google Apps
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (8.33%) QlikView
1 1 (8.33%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Lotus Notes Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Lotus Notes Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Lotus Notes Support
3 1 (8.33%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Support Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (25.00%) OOD
2 3 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
1 2 (16.67%) C++
1 2 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Apex Code
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Citrix
1 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Teradata
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago