The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lotus
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank - 24 39
Contract jobs citing Lotus 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford - 0.68% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.49% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -18.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £143 £250 £300
% change year-on-year -43.00% -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £12.21
% change year-on-year -31.57% +55.61%  

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 Bradford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 44 67 105
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 41.90% 45.27% 44.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 47 52
Median daily rate £375 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.30% +19.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £589 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 14
Median hourly rate £12.50 £8.50 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.05% -49.16%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Lotus
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing Lotus as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Lotus in Bradford

Lotus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Lotus in Bradford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Lotus in Bradford

Lotus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lotus in Bradford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lotus in Bradford

Lotus
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 1 (100.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) XMPP
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (100.00%) Panasonic
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) WebEx
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 1 (100.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) WebEx
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Panasonic