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 June 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.

Lotus
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 - 34
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Lotus 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 2.15% - 1.37%
As % of the Vendors category 4.65% - 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £260 £325
% change year-on-year +21.15% -20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £12.94
% change year-on-year -26.66% +15.96%  

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 43 57 93
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 46.24% 38.26% 42.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 32 50
Median daily rate £313 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.47% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £309 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £505 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £23.00 £14.88 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.62% +19.04%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus in Bradford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lotus in Bradford

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) GIS
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (50.00%) Altiris
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) NetMotion Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence

Lotus
Co-occurring 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 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) GIS
1 1 (50.00%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Change Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Change Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Altiris
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) NetMotion Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) SAP