Period
to 18 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 18 October 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 141 144
Rank change year-on-year +10 +3 -11
Contract jobs citing Lotus 8 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.29% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 0.30% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
East Midlands median daily rate £413 £125 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +230.00% -76.19% +78.72%
10th Percentile £369 £123 £220
90th Percentile £466 £128 £580
England median daily rate £200 £193 £265
% change year-on-year +3.63% -27.17% -11.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 - £15.75
England median hourly rate £19.60 £15.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +30.67% -16.67% +50.00%

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 East Midlands.

All Vendors
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,204 1,332 1,394
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 44.01% 43.18% 42.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 721 845 888
East Midlands median daily rate £385 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £210 £220 £252
90th Percentile £550 £542 £575
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 83 60
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.20 £12.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +14.63% -8.24%
10th Percentile £9.31 £9.39 £8.69
90th Percentile £33.00 £45.00 £22.28
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%

Lotus
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Lotus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Lotus in the East Midlands

Lotus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lotus in the East Midlands

Lotus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lotus in the East Midlands

Lotus
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 Lotus within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +14 7 £450 +260.00%
Nottinghamshire - 1 £375 -
Lotus
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 8 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (75.00%) Identity Management
2 6 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (75.00%) Quickr
2 6 (75.00%) High Availability
3 2 (25.00%) Office 365
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) IronPort
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Email Filtering
4 1 (12.50%) Web Filtering
4 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Windows

Lotus
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 8 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 6 (75.00%) Quickr
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
General
1 6 (75.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Service Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IronPort Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (75.00%) High Availability
1 6 (75.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Email Filtering
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Web Filtering
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) IronPort