Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for IBM Notes skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IBM Notes over the 6 months to 18 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.

IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 91 73
Rank change year-on-year +1 -18 +1
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 2 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.13% 0.65% 0.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.82% 3.03% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 9
Birmingham median daily rate £180 £288 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.39% -23.33% +188.46%
West Midlands median daily rate £173 £288 £375
% change year-on-year -39.90% -23.33% +130.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £9.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +31.58% -45.71%

IBM Notes is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 245 330 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.67% 21.54% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 196 132
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £407 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.60% +16.14% -
10th Percentile £222 £225 £213
90th Percentile £500 £559 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 8
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £13.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.35% -14.75% +10.91%
10th Percentile £11.93 £10.53 £10.96
90th Percentile £25.03 £40.00 £18.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £15.46 £17.50
% change year-on-year +29.35% -11.64% -

IBM Notes
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing IBM Notes as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for IBM Notes in Birmingham

IBM Notes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IBM Notes in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Notes in Birmingham

IBM Notes
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Notes in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM Notes in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for IBM Notes.

1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) Email Filtering
1 2 (100.00%) Escalation Management

IBM Notes
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Technical Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Coordinator
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 2 (100.00%) Email Filtering
1 2 (100.00%) Escalation Management
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft