Period
to 21 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 6 months to 21 May 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within IBM Lotus Software.

Lotus
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 219 209
Rank change year-on-year -32 -10 +46
Contract jobs citing Lotus 4 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.058% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.37% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 11
City of London median daily rate £241 £215 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.98% -33.85% +18.18%
10th Percentile £213 £100 £169
90th Percentile £268 £325 £520
Central London median daily rate £220 £183 £325
% change year-on-year +20.55% -43.85% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £22.50 - -
Central London median hourly rate £22.50 - -

Lotus is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,667 2,452 2,602
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.54% 40.11% 40.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,995 1,805 1,985
City of London median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £275 £281 £275
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 30 32
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £15.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.19% -23.78% +11.95%
10th Percentile £11.81 £12.47 £11.03
90th Percentile £33.75 £30.75 £42.21
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £15.18 £20.50
% change year-on-year +31.80% -25.98% +14.75%

Lotus
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Lotus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Lotus in the City of London

Lotus
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 Lotus in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Lotus in the City of London

Lotus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lotus in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Lotus 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 City of London region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 4 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Qualys
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Telepresence
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Break/Fix
3 1 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris

Lotus
Co-occurring 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 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Report Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Break/Fix
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
1 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) Calypso
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Qualys
1 1 (25.00%) VMware