Period
to 21 October 2017

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 6 months to 21 October 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
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 718 623 617
Rank change year-on-year -95 -6 -166
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 120 255 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.26% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.78% 1.39% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 143 141
England median daily rate £190 £240 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.83% -20.00% +62.16%
10th Percentile £123 £120 £110
90th Percentile £429 £515 £494
UK median daily rate £205 £260 £325
% change year-on-year -21.15% -20.00% +75.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 44
England median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +50.00% -27.27%
10th Percentile £11.13 £11.25 £9.48
90th Percentile £25.88 £28.30 £20.90
UK median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year -25.00% +50.00% -26.15%

IBM Notes is in the Application Platforms category. The following 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.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15301 18338 18750
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.75% 18.64% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10083 12082 12008
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £228
90th Percentile £606 £588 £573
UK median daily rate £440 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 477 568
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.95%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £11.34
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £42.83
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

IBM Notes
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing IBM Notes as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 21 October 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM Notes in England over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 21 October 2017. 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
London -59 57 £175 -36.36% 3
North of England +55 27 £130 -50.00% 2
Yorkshire +44 19 £315 -33.68%
Midlands +31 16 £148 -52.03% 2
South East 0 15 £225 +47.54%
West Midlands +27 12 £173 -28.00% 2
North West +5 6 £100 -16.67% 1
South West +1 5 £363 +25.00%
East Midlands -2 4 £125 -76.19%
North East +50 2 £300 +15.38% 1
East of England -26 2 - -
IBM Notes
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 120 (100.00%) Lotus
2 79 (65.83%) Windows
3 70 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 67 (55.83%) Microsoft Office
5 53 (44.17%) Windows 7
6 50 (41.67%) Citrix
6 50 (41.67%) Blackberry
7 42 (35.00%) Active Directory
8 34 (28.33%) VPN
9 31 (25.83%) Android
10 28 (23.33%) Finance
10 28 (23.33%) Apple iOS
11 27 (22.50%) Cisco
12 26 (21.67%) Office 365
12 26 (21.67%) Mac OS
12 26 (21.67%) Cisco IOS
13 23 (19.17%) BYOD
14 20 (16.67%) Migration
14 20 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
14 20 (16.67%) Java
15 19 (15.83%) Internet
15 19 (15.83%) Reuters
15 19 (15.83%) Bloomberg
16 18 (15.00%) Wireless
16 18 (15.00%) IBM
16 18 (15.00%) TCP/IP
16 18 (15.00%) Banking
17 16 (13.33%) Apple
17 16 (13.33%) IBM Domino
18 15 (12.50%) Change Management

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 16 (13.33%) IBM Domino
2 13 (10.83%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (5.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (3.33%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.67%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.67%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (0.83%) Apache
8 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.83%) FileNet
8 1 (0.83%) IIS
8 1 (0.83%) SAS
8 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 67 (55.83%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (3.33%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.83%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (7.50%) Eikon
2 2 (1.67%) Maximo
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 26 (21.67%) Office 365
2 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.83%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 34 (28.33%) VPN
2 26 (21.67%) Cisco IOS
3 19 (15.83%) Internet
4 18 (15.00%) TCP/IP
4 18 (15.00%) Wireless
5 12 (10.00%) Ethernet
6 11 (9.17%) LAN
7 6 (5.00%) DNS
8 5 (4.17%) DHCP
9 4 (3.33%) Skype
10 3 (2.50%) Network Security
10 3 (2.50%) SecureCRT
10 3 (2.50%) SMTP
10 3 (2.50%) WAN
11 2 (1.67%) Firewall
11 2 (1.67%) LDAP
11 2 (1.67%) VPLS
12 1 (0.83%) BIG-IP
12 1 (0.83%) SMS
12 1 (0.83%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.83%) MySQL
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.83%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 28 (23.33%) Finance
2 18 (15.00%) Banking
3 11 (9.17%) Retail Banking
4 10 (8.33%) Front Office
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Private Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 28 (23.33%) Analyst
3 21 (17.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 16 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 15 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 14 (11.67%) Support Analyst
7 13 (10.83%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 13 (10.83%) Developer
8 12 (10.00%) Deskside Support
9 11 (9.17%) Desktop Engineer
10 10 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
11 9 (7.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 9 (7.50%) Service Desk Support
12 8 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
13 6 (5.00%) Asset Management Analyst
13 6 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 6 (5.00%) IT Engineer
13 6 (5.00%) IT Support
13 6 (5.00%) Lotus Notes Developer
13 6 (5.00%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.33%) HTML
2 2 (1.67%) .NET
2 2 (1.67%) CSS
3 1 (0.83%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.83%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 50 (41.67%) Blackberry
2 23 (19.17%) BYOD
3 15 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (12.50%) Client/Server
4 9 (7.50%) Data Centre
5 7 (5.83%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.17%) iPhone
7 4 (3.33%) Fat Client
7 4 (3.33%) iPad
7 4 (3.33%) Thin Client
8 3 (2.50%) AS400
8 3 (2.50%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (2.50%) Mainframe
8 3 (2.50%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.67%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 79 (65.83%) Windows
2 53 (44.17%) Windows 7
3 31 (25.83%) Android
4 28 (23.33%) Apple iOS
5 26 (21.67%) Mac OS
6 11 (9.17%) Windows XP
7 9 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (5.83%) Windows 8
9 5 (4.17%) Windows 10
10 4 (3.33%) Mac OS X
10 4 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (2.50%) OS/390
11 3 (2.50%) Unix
12 2 (1.67%) Windows Server
12 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.67%) Migration
2 15 (12.50%) Change Management
2 15 (12.50%) Time Management
3 14 (11.67%) ITIL
4 13 (10.83%) Coaching
5 12 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 12 (10.00%) Validation
6 8 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 7 (5.83%) Identity Management
8 6 (5.00%) Service Management
9 4 (3.33%) ITSM
9 4 (3.33%) Problem Management
9 4 (3.33%) Project Management
10 3 (2.50%) Data Migration
10 3 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (2.50%) Network Design
10 3 (2.50%) Trend Analysis
11 2 (1.67%) Service Delivery
11 2 (1.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (1.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.67%) Java
2 9 (7.50%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.33%) VBScript
5 2 (1.67%) C#
5 2 (1.67%) SQL
5 2 (1.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.83%) Ruby
6 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (12.50%) MCSE
3 13 (10.83%) MCP
4 12 (10.00%) MCSM
5 11 (9.17%) A+ Certification
5 11 (9.17%) ACDT
5 11 (9.17%) ACHDS
5 11 (9.17%) ACTC
5 11 (9.17%) MCDST
5 11 (9.17%) MCSA
5 11 (9.17%) Network+ Certification
6 6 (5.00%) Degree
7 3 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.67%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.67%) SLA
2 2 (1.67%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 42 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.83%) Virtual Servers
3 11 (9.17%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (3.33%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.67%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.83%) iptables
6 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.33%) SCCM
2 3 (2.50%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (2.50%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.50%) Tivoli NetView
3 2 (1.67%) Nessus
4 1 (0.83%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 120 (100.00%) Lotus
2 70 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 50 (41.67%) Citrix
4 27 (22.50%) Cisco
5 19 (15.83%) Bloomberg
5 19 (15.83%) Reuters
6 18 (15.00%) IBM
7 16 (13.33%) Apple
8 15 (12.50%) Oracle
9 14 (11.67%) HP
10 7 (5.83%) Dell
11 4 (3.33%) Fidessa
11 4 (3.33%) Pegasus
12 3 (2.50%) NetApp
12 3 (2.50%) SolarWinds
13 2 (1.67%) IronPort
13 2 (1.67%) OpenText
13 2 (1.67%) TIBCO
13 2 (1.67%) VMware
13 2 (1.67%) Wyse