Period
to 25 November 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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 744 651 602
Rank change year-on-year -93 -49 -143
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 114 216 272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.73% 1.20% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 125 153
England median daily rate £185 £200 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% -20.00% +35.14%
10th Percentile £130 £120 £110
90th Percentile £445 £468 £440
UK median daily rate £200 £225 £288
% change year-on-year -11.11% -21.74% +55.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 24 38
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.35 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.99% +52.92% -26.15%
10th Percentile £12.55 £11.70 £9.25
90th Percentile £28.50 £28.00 £22.25
UK median hourly rate £15.00 £18.35 £12.00
% change year-on-year -18.26% +52.92% -25.00%

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 15638 18059 18562
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.61% 18.57% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10364 11777 11812
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £235
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 393 445 549
England median hourly rate £20.44 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.18% +2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.07 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £48.75 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year - -2.44% +13.89%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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 25 November 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 -60 54 £150 -25.00% 4
North of England +31 26 £275 +41.03% 1
Yorkshire +36 17 £425 +47.83%
South East -14 17 £223 +48.33%
Midlands +17 11 £160 -57.25%
West Midlands +24 9 £173 -39.90%
North West +11 7 £100 -16.67%
South West -9 5 £363 +8.21%
North East +44 2 £300 +15.38% 1
East Midlands -5 2 £125 -75.00%
East of England -13 2 - -
IBM Notes
UK

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

1 114 (100.00%) Lotus
2 76 (66.67%) Windows
3 62 (54.39%) Microsoft
4 61 (53.51%) Microsoft Office
5 55 (48.25%) Windows 7
6 48 (42.11%) Blackberry
7 47 (41.23%) Citrix
8 41 (35.96%) Active Directory
9 35 (30.70%) VPN
10 33 (28.95%) Android
11 27 (23.68%) Cisco
11 27 (23.68%) Apple iOS
12 26 (22.81%) Office 365
12 26 (22.81%) Cisco IOS
13 23 (20.18%) Mac OS
13 23 (20.18%) Finance
14 22 (19.30%) BYOD
15 21 (18.42%) Migration
15 21 (18.42%) Java
16 19 (16.67%) Internet
16 19 (16.67%) Reuters
16 19 (16.67%) Bloomberg
17 18 (15.79%) Wireless
17 18 (15.79%) TCP/IP
17 18 (15.79%) ITIL
17 18 (15.79%) Banking
18 17 (14.91%) Microsoft Certification
19 16 (14.04%) IBM
19 16 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
20 15 (13.16%) Oracle

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 15 (13.16%) IBM Domino
2 11 (9.65%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.39%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (3.51%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.75%) Apache
5 2 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.75%) IIS
5 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.75%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.75%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.88%) FileNet
6 1 (0.88%) SAS
6 1 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 61 (53.51%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (11.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (4.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.88%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (7.02%) Eikon
2 2 (1.75%) Maximo
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 26 (22.81%) Office 365
2 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.51%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.88%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 35 (30.70%) VPN
2 26 (22.81%) Cisco IOS
3 19 (16.67%) Internet
4 18 (15.79%) TCP/IP
4 18 (15.79%) Wireless
5 11 (9.65%) Ethernet
5 11 (9.65%) LAN
6 8 (7.02%) DNS
7 6 (5.26%) DHCP
8 4 (3.51%) Skype
8 4 (3.51%) WAN
9 3 (2.63%) SecureCRT
10 2 (1.75%) BIG-IP
10 2 (1.75%) Firewall
10 2 (1.75%) LDAP
10 2 (1.75%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (1.75%) SMTP
10 2 (1.75%) VPLS
10 2 (1.75%) WLAN
11 1 (0.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.75%) MySQL
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.88%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (3.51%) JIRA
General
1 23 (20.18%) Finance
2 18 (15.79%) Banking
3 10 (8.77%) Retail Banking
4 4 (3.51%) Front Office
5 2 (1.75%) Advertising
5 2 (1.75%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.88%) Retail
6 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (28.07%) Desktop Support
2 22 (19.30%) Analyst
3 21 (18.42%) 2nd Line Support
4 19 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 14 (12.28%) Deskside Support
6 13 (11.40%) 3rd Line Support
6 13 (11.40%) Desktop Engineer
7 12 (10.53%) Developer
8 10 (8.77%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 10 (8.77%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 9 (7.89%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 9 (7.89%) Service Desk Support
10 8 (7.02%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
10 8 (7.02%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 8 (7.02%) IT Engineer
10 8 (7.02%) IT Support
11 7 (6.14%) IT Support Engineer
11 7 (6.14%) Support Analyst
12 6 (5.26%) Consultant
13 5 (4.39%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.39%) HTML
2 3 (2.63%) CSS
3 2 (1.75%) .NET
4 1 (0.88%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.88%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 48 (42.11%) Blackberry
2 22 (19.30%) BYOD
3 16 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (9.65%) Client/Server
5 9 (7.89%) Data Centre
6 8 (7.02%) Management Information System
7 7 (6.14%) iPhone
8 5 (4.39%) iPad
9 4 (3.51%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.75%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.75%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 76 (66.67%) Windows
2 55 (48.25%) Windows 7
3 33 (28.95%) Android
4 27 (23.68%) Apple iOS
5 23 (20.18%) Mac OS
6 10 (8.77%) Windows XP
7 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (5.26%) Windows 8
9 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (3.51%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.63%) Windows 10
11 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.42%) Migration
2 18 (15.79%) ITIL
3 15 (13.16%) Change Management
4 14 (12.28%) Coaching
4 14 (12.28%) Time Management
5 11 (9.65%) Validation
6 10 (8.77%) Incident Management
7 8 (7.02%) Service Management
8 7 (6.14%) Asset Management
8 7 (6.14%) Identity Management
9 5 (4.39%) ITSM
9 5 (4.39%) Problem Management
10 4 (3.51%) Project Management
11 3 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (2.63%) Network Design
11 3 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (2.63%) Trend Analysis
12 2 (1.75%) Data Cleansing
12 2 (1.75%) Data Migration
12 2 (1.75%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.42%) Java
2 7 (6.14%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.75%) C#
4 2 (1.75%) SQL
4 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.75%) VBScript
5 1 (0.88%) Ruby
5 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (14.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (12.28%) MCSE
3 12 (10.53%) MCP
4 11 (9.65%) MCSM
5 10 (8.77%) A+ Certification
5 10 (8.77%) ACDT
5 10 (8.77%) ACHDS
5 10 (8.77%) ACTC
5 10 (8.77%) MCDST
5 10 (8.77%) MCSA
5 10 (8.77%) Network+ Certification
6 6 (5.26%) Degree
7 3 (2.63%) IBM Certification
7 3 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.89%) SLA
2 2 (1.75%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 41 (35.96%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.65%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (4.39%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (2.63%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.75%) iptables
5 2 (1.75%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.75%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) SCCM
2 2 (1.75%) Nessus
3 1 (0.88%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 114 (100.00%) Lotus
2 62 (54.39%) Microsoft
3 47 (41.23%) Citrix
4 27 (23.68%) Cisco
5 19 (16.67%) Bloomberg
5 19 (16.67%) Reuters
6 16 (14.04%) IBM
7 15 (13.16%) Oracle
8 14 (12.28%) Apple
8 14 (12.28%) HP
9 7 (6.14%) Dell
10 4 (3.51%) Fidessa
10 4 (3.51%) NetApp
10 4 (3.51%) Pegasus
10 4 (3.51%) VMware
11 3 (2.63%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.75%) IronPort
12 2 (1.75%) OpenText
12 2 (1.75%) TIBCO
12 2 (1.75%) Wyse