The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 28 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.

IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 87 90
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3  
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 5 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.33% 0.37% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.50% 2.76% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Median daily rate £125 £111 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.12% -63.16%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £143 £250 £300
% change year-on-year -43.00% -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £17.50
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 East Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 200 217 263
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 13.35% 13.30% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 131 138
Median daily rate £338 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.84% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £111 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 22
Median hourly rate £50.00 £14.30 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +249.71% -15.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £20.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

IBM Notes
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

IBM Notes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Notes in the East Midlands

IBM Notes
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM Notes in the East Midlands

IBM Notes
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Notes within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire -10 3 £125 +13.63%
Northamptonshire - 2 - -
IBM Notes
England

IBM Notes
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for IBM Notes.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Lotus
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 4 (66.67%) Blackberry
4 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (50.00%) VBScript
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
5 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
5 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
5 1 (16.67%) Ticket Management
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM

IBM Notes
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
1 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
1 1 (16.67%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Lotus
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow