The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank - - 76
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - - 0.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £140 £250 £300
% change year-on-year -44.00% -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 117 327 216
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 13.28% 21.50% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 184 116
Median daily rate £375 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

IBM Notes
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

IBM Notes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Notes in Edinburgh

IBM Notes
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM Notes in Edinburgh