Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 153 172
Rank change year-on-year -10 +19 +1
Contract jobs citing Lotus 6 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.16% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.40% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 1
Berkshire median daily rate £363 £424 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.45% -10.79% +90.00%
10th Percentile £179 £213 £463
90th Percentile £425 £519 £488
South East median daily rate £250 £250 £150
% change year-on-year - +66.67% -40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 - £14.25

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 1,830 1,984 2,331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 47.68% 49.48% 50.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 976 1,220
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +0.63%
10th Percentile £224 £263 £226
90th Percentile £575 £588 £569
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 108 127
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +20.00% -42.00%
10th Percentile £11.23 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.65 £39.83 £27.70
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year -4.35% +1.47% -2.86%

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 22 September 2018.

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 22 September 2018. 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 -2 3 £400 -
Maidenhead - 2 £281 -
Slough - 1 £185 -
Lotus
South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Lotus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 6 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) FileNet
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) API Development
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) Cognos
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) IBM Domino
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (16.67%) MS Visio

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 6 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) FileNet
3 2 (33.33%) IBM Domino
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Lotus Notes Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Domino Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) API Development
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Creative Thinking
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Cognos
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com