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 3 months to 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 114 113
Rank change year-on-year +15 -1  
Contract jobs citing Lotus 1 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.055% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.42% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Berkshire median daily rate £335 - £250
South East median daily rate £305 £150 £325
% change year-on-year +103.33% -53.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £14.50 £14.50

Lotus is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 885 1201 1258
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 48.41% 51.04% 51.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 749 1170 1083
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% +0.62%  
10th Percentile £269 £220 £245
90th Percentile £613 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 149 131
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.00% -41.99%  
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.50 £13.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £28.00 £39.50
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £19.61 £19.00
% change year-on-year -18.40% +3.21%  

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 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 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 1 £335 -
Lotus
South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) MuleSoft
1 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Domino
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) API Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) vRealize
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) SunGard
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Unicenter
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards

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 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Domino
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (33.33%) ERP Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Java Architect
3 1 (33.33%) MuleSoft Architect
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) SUSE
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) API Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) vCloud
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) CFEngine
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOrch
1 1 (33.33%) SCVMM
1 1 (33.33%) Unicenter
1 1 (33.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) MuleSoft
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Infoblox
2 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Nimsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) SunGard
2 1 (33.33%) VMware