Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 145 122
Rank change year-on-year +5 -23 +9
Contract jobs citing Lotus 7 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.23% 0.22% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.46% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 17
East Midlands median daily rate £125 £125 £114
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.65% -62.00%
10th Percentile £123 £123 £107
90th Percentile £128 £134 £373
England median daily rate £275 £150 £177
% change year-on-year +83.33% -15.25% -35.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% - -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +37.93% -19.44% +41.62%

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 1,283 1,536 1,365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 43.02% 49.18% 43.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 749 913 752
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £215 £219
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 85 82
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.00 £9.73
90th Percentile £46.26 £49.30 £40.90
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +10.29%

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 20 April 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 +7 4 £125 -
Leicestershire - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Lotus
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (71.43%) IBM Notes
3 4 (57.14%) VBScript
3 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Thin Client
3 4 (57.14%) Blackberry
3 4 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Fat Client
3 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 4 (57.14%) XenDesktop
3 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
3 4 (57.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 10
4 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Android
5 1 (14.29%) iPhone
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

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 5 (71.43%) IBM Notes
2 4 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) IBM Domino
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (42.86%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Blackberry
1 4 (57.14%) Fat Client
1 4 (57.14%) Thin Client
2 1 (14.29%) iPhone
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 10
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Process Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
1 4 (57.14%) VBScript
2 1 (14.29%) ABAP
2 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) XenDesktop
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Pegasus
3 1 (14.29%) VMware