Period
to 23 September 2018

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 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.

IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 - 92
Rank change year-on-year - +92 -8
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 4 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.28% - 0.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.06% - 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Birmingham median daily rate £160 - £200
10th Percentile £150 - £172
90th Percentile £170 - £415
West Midlands median daily rate £160 £173 £240
% change year-on-year -7.41% -28.00% -40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £11.75
% change year-on-year +14.81% +14.89% +23.68%

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 194 231 309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.47% 16.39% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 165 206
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £188 £271 £233
90th Percentile £525 £500 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £413 £397
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.90% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 6
Birmingham median hourly rate £18.50 £14.22 £11.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.14% +20.47% -22.62%
10th Percentile £11.48 £11.00 £10.43
90th Percentile £23.00 £23.60 £19.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £14.88
% change year-on-year -11.11% +21.01% -12.76%

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 September 2018, 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 4 (100.00%) Lotus
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Mandarin Language
3 2 (50.00%) Cantonese Language
3 2 (50.00%) Fault Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) ACTC
4 1 (25.00%) ACHDS
4 1 (25.00%) ACDT
4 1 (25.00%) MCDST
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE

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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Cantonese Language
2 2 (50.00%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Deskside Support
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Ticket Management
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (25.00%) ACDT
3 1 (25.00%) ACHDS
3 1 (25.00%) ACTC
3 1 (25.00%) MCDST
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MCSM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Lotus
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (25.00%) Bloomberg
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft