Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Lotus over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Lotus
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 165 177
Rank change year-on-year +8 +12 -33
Contract jobs citing Lotus 9 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.22% 0.095% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
Berkshire median daily rate £300 £475 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.84% +90.00% +4.17%
South East median daily rate £250 £155 £200
% change year-on-year +61.29% -22.50% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £14.00 £14.00

Lotus is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2015 2160 2503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.27% 51.11% 50.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1033 1117 1278
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +4.44% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 123 135
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.75 £13.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.46% -39.68% +23.14%
10th Percentile £10.73 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £39.88 £44.66 £46.49
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.13 £18.50
% change year-on-year +5.43% -12.84% +19.35%

Lotus
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Lotus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Lotus in Berkshire

Lotus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Lotus in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Lotus in Berkshire

Lotus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lotus in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Lotus in Berkshire

Lotus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lotus in Berkshire

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +15 2 - -
Newbury - 2 £300 -
Lotus
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 7 (77.78%) IBM Notes
2 6 (66.67%) IBM
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) IBM Domino
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
3 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) Migration
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (33.33%) MCSE
5 3 (33.33%) Office 365
5 3 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
6 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
6 2 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (22.22%) API Integration
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 2 (22.22%) vRealize
6 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
6 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 2 (22.22%) Puppet
6 2 (22.22%) 3PAR
6 2 (22.22%) Network Management
6 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (22.22%) Nimsoft
6 2 (22.22%) CFEngine
6 2 (22.22%) vCloud

Lotus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 7 (77.78%) IBM Notes
2 5 (55.56%) IBM Domino
2 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
3 2 (22.22%) IIS
3 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
3 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (11.11%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (11.11%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) VLAN
1 1 (11.11%) VXLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Lotus Notes Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Portal Developer
4 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Developer
4 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Portal Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Architect
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Architect
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Portal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) CentOS
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Solaris
2 2 (22.22%) SUSE
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) API Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
2 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCSE
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Docker
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) vCloud
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (11.11%) VMware NSX
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) CFEngine
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
1 2 (22.22%) SCOrch
1 2 (22.22%) SCVMM
1 2 (22.22%) Unicenter
1 2 (22.22%) vRealize
2 1 (11.11%) vCenter Server
2 1 (11.11%) vMotion
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) IBM
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) 3PAR
3 2 (22.22%) CA
3 2 (22.22%) Dell
3 2 (22.22%) EMC
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Infoblox
3 2 (22.22%) NetApp
3 2 (22.22%) Nimsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) Sun
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) SunGard