The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 3 months to 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
London / City of London
Rank 152 153 189
Rank change year-on-year +1 +36  
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 3 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.100% 0.15% 0.097%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.52% 0.91% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £100 £220 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.54% +22.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £143 £250 £300
% change year-on-year -43.00% -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £9.52
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £12.42
% change year-on-year -31.57% +52.97%  

IBM Notes is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 573 550 856
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 19.00% 16.54% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 409 630
Median daily rate £475 £438 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +3.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £313 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 25
Median hourly rate £28.67 £26.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.25% +27.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.34 £17.80 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £55.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  

IBM Notes
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing IBM Notes as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for IBM Notes in the City of London

IBM Notes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Notes in the City of London

IBM Notes
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM Notes in the City of London

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for IBM Notes.

1 9 (100.00%) Lotus
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 4 (44.44%) Cognos
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) Back Office
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) FileNet
4 4 (44.44%) Extreme Programming
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) Banking
4 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
5 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (33.33%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) Remedy
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) MS Office

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (44.44%) FileNet
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Back Office
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Service Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Microsoft Developer
4 2 (22.22%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior
5 1 (11.11%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (44.44%) Extreme Programming
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
1 4 (44.44%) TDD
1 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Decision Table
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Lotus
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Cognos
4 2 (22.22%) Remedy