Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 83 99 85
Rank change year-on-year +16 -14 -11
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 6 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.45% 0.13% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.59% 0.86% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Birmingham median daily rate £150 £180 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -10.00% -44.44%
West Midlands median daily rate £150 £166 £200
% change year-on-year -9.42% -17.20% -46.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 -
% change year-on-year -3.23% - -

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 167 232 244
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 12.43% 14.64% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 158 124
Birmingham median daily rate £403 £421 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.45% -0.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £184 £178 £247
90th Percentile £525 £596 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 7
Birmingham median hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.21% +26.92% -18.75%
10th Percentile £10.25 £12.58 £10.60
90th Percentile £23.00 £30.73 £57.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year -25.00% +23.08% -7.14%

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 23 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for IBM Notes.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Lotus
1 6 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (66.67%) Mandarin Language
3 4 (66.67%) Cantonese Language
3 4 (66.67%) Fault Analysis
3 4 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (16.67%) MCSM
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (16.67%) Bloomberg
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) ACTC
5 1 (16.67%) ACHDS
5 1 (16.67%) ACDT

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:

Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Cantonese Language
2 4 (66.67%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Deskside Support
1 5 (83.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Deskside Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Deskside Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (66.67%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
3 1 (16.67%) ACDT
3 1 (16.67%) ACHDS
3 1 (16.67%) ACTC
3 1 (16.67%) MCDST
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) MCSM
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Lotus
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) Bloomberg
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle