The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 June 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)
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 534 488 469
Rank change year-on-year -46 -19  
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 56 149 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.30% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.78% 1.68% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 79 68
Median daily rate £215 £254 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.35% -21.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £130 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £440 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £254 £350
% change year-on-year +13.18% -27.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 25
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +8.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.48 £28.30 £21.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £12.94
% change year-on-year -26.66% +15.96%  

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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7176 8847 9088
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.67% 17.86% 17.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4623 6014 5789
Median daily rate £438 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 200 304
Median hourly rate £24.75 £20.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.75% -2.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.05 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14%  

IBM Notes
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

IBM Notes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Notes in England

IBM Notes
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM Notes in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM Notes in England

IBM Notes
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM Notes in England

IBM Notes
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
London -15 24 £215 -38.57% 1
Yorkshire +32 12 £400 -20.00% 1
North West +15 4 - - 1
South East +12 4 £275 +83.33%
West Midlands +15 3 - - 3
East Midlands -9 3 £125 -
North East +55 2 £300 +15.38% 1
South West -4 2 £325 +30.00% 1
East of England -15 2 £151 -48.76% 1
IBM Notes
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 England region with a requirement for IBM Notes.

1 131 (99.24%) Lotus
2 77 (58.33%) Windows
3 72 (54.55%) Microsoft Office
3 72 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 48 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 46 (34.85%) Citrix
6 42 (31.82%) Active Directory
7 41 (31.06%) VPN
8 34 (25.76%) Blackberry
9 26 (19.70%) Office 365
10 25 (18.94%) Migration
11 24 (18.18%) Android
12 23 (17.42%) Windows XP
13 20 (15.15%) Finance
13 20 (15.15%) Cisco
14 19 (14.39%) Mac OS
15 18 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
16 16 (12.12%) BYOD
17 15 (11.36%) Banking
18 14 (10.61%) Windows 8
19 13 (9.85%) Bloomberg
20 12 (9.09%) SharePoint
20 12 (9.09%) ITIL
20 12 (9.09%) Reuters
20 12 (9.09%) Apple iOS
21 11 (8.33%) VMware
22 10 (7.58%) SAP
22 10 (7.58%) LAN
22 10 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
22 10 (7.58%) Windows 10

IBM Notes
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 12 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.82%) IBM Domino
2 9 (6.82%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.82%) Skype for Business
3 8 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.30%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.76%) CMS
6 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 72 (54.55%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (6.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.76%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (6.06%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 26 (19.70%) Office 365
2 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.52%) G Suite
3 2 (1.52%) SaaS
4 1 (0.76%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.76%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 41 (31.06%) VPN
2 18 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
3 10 (7.58%) LAN
4 7 (5.30%) WAN
5 6 (4.55%) DHCP
5 6 (4.55%) DNS
5 6 (4.55%) Skype
6 5 (3.79%) TCP/IP
7 4 (3.03%) Internet
7 4 (3.03%) Unified Communications
8 3 (2.27%) Network Security
8 3 (2.27%) VoIP
8 3 (2.27%) Wireless
9 2 (1.52%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.52%) SAN
9 2 (1.52%) SMTP
10 1 (0.76%) Firewall
10 1 (0.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.27%) DataStage
2 2 (1.52%) GIS
2 2 (1.52%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.52%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (15.15%) Finance
2 15 (11.36%) Banking
3 8 (6.06%) Retail
3 8 (6.06%) Retail Banking
4 6 (4.55%) Front Office
5 2 (1.52%) Billing
5 2 (1.52%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.52%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (37.88%) Analyst
2 24 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 22 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 19 (14.39%) 2nd Line Support
5 16 (12.12%) Support Engineer
6 14 (10.61%) 1st Line Support
6 14 (10.61%) Service Analyst
6 14 (10.61%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (7.58%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (7.58%) Service Desk Support
8 9 (6.82%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 8 (6.06%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 8 (6.06%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 8 (6.06%) Desktop Engineer
9 8 (6.06%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 8 (6.06%) Help Desk Analyst
9 8 (6.06%) IT Analyst
10 7 (5.30%) IT Support
11 6 (4.55%) Deskside Support
11 6 (4.55%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.27%) Java SE
2 2 (1.52%) .NET
2 2 (1.52%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (0.76%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 34 (25.76%) Blackberry
2 16 (12.12%) BYOD
3 8 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.30%) Client/Server
5 6 (4.55%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.79%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.27%) AS400
7 3 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (2.27%) Fat Client
7 3 (2.27%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (2.27%) Replication
7 3 (2.27%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.52%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.52%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.52%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.52%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.76%) CMDB
9 1 (0.76%) Digital Signage
9 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 77 (58.33%) Windows
2 48 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 24 (18.18%) Android
4 23 (17.42%) Windows XP
5 19 (14.39%) Mac OS
6 14 (10.61%) Windows 8
7 12 (9.09%) Apple iOS
8 10 (7.58%) Windows 10
8 10 (7.58%) Windows Server
9 8 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (2.27%) OS/390
11 3 (2.27%) Unix
11 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.52%) Linux
12 2 (1.52%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (18.94%) Migration
2 12 (9.09%) ITIL
3 9 (6.82%) Coaching
4 7 (5.30%) Change Management
4 7 (5.30%) Time Management
5 6 (4.55%) Asset Management
6 5 (3.79%) CRM
6 5 (3.79%) ERP
6 5 (3.79%) Service Management
7 4 (3.03%) Business Analysis
7 4 (3.03%) Problem Management
7 4 (3.03%) Software Deployment
7 4 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.27%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.27%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (2.27%) Proactive Monitoring
8 3 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (2.27%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 3 (2.27%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.82%) PowerShell
2 6 (4.55%) VBScript
3 3 (2.27%) Java
4 1 (0.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (3.79%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.03%) Degree
3 4 (3.03%) MCP
3 4 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.27%) MCSE
5 2 (1.52%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.52%) ACDT
5 2 (1.52%) ACHDS
5 2 (1.52%) ACTC
5 2 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.52%) MCDST
5 2 (1.52%) MCSA
5 2 (1.52%) MCSM
5 2 (1.52%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.76%) CCNA
6 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.76%) PgMP
6 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 42 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.55%) Virtual Desktop
3 6 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (4.55%) XenDesktop
4 4 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.03%) vSphere
5 3 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (3.03%) SCCM
2 3 (2.27%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (2.27%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.27%) Tivoli NetView
3 2 (1.52%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 131 (99.24%) Lotus
2 72 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 46 (34.85%) Citrix
4 20 (15.15%) Cisco
5 13 (9.85%) Bloomberg
6 12 (9.09%) Reuters
7 11 (8.33%) VMware
8 10 (7.58%) SAP
9 9 (6.82%) Dell
9 9 (6.82%) HP
10 8 (6.06%) Apple
11 6 (4.55%) IBM
11 6 (4.55%) Remedy
12 5 (3.79%) MuleSoft
13 4 (3.03%) Oracle
14 3 (2.27%) Adobe
15 2 (1.52%) Google
15 2 (1.52%) Nortel
15 2 (1.52%) Pegasus
15 2 (1.52%) Wyse