Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 24 November 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 Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 80 61
Rank change year-on-year +14 -19 -11
Contract jobs citing Lotus 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.13% 0.094% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.23% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Coventry median daily rate £420 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £173 £275 £368
% change year-on-year -37.16% -25.17% +93.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Coventry median hourly rate - £12.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +31.58% -45.71%
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £9.50
% change year-on-year +24.00% +31.58% -45.71%

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 Coventry.

All Vendors
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 244 435 239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 32.45% 40.92% 33.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 266 151
Coventry median daily rate £400 £403 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.62% +11.03% -1.36%
10th Percentile £161 £300 £215
90th Percentile £573 £538 £600
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year - +5.96% +7.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 17
Coventry median hourly rate £20.00 £14.34 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.47% +2.43% -20.79%
10th Percentile £12.30 £10.23 £9.25
90th Percentile £30.75 £18.93 £23.45
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £14.35 £15.83
% change year-on-year +11.50% -9.32% -0.16%

Lotus
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Lotus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Lotus in Coventry

Lotus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lotus in Coventry

Lotus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lotus in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management

Lotus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 Notes
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management