Period
to 27 October 2021

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 27 October 2021 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
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 699 492 703
Rank change year-on-year -207 +211 +56
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 47 12 68
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.069% 0.043% 0.088%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.54% 0.30% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 6 36
10th Percentile £120 £115 £104
25th Percentile £128 £174 £142
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £200 £400 £178
Median % change year-on-year -50.00% +125.35% -24.47%
75th Percentile £478 £495 £330
90th Percentile £550 £531 £392
UK median daily rate £445 £375 £180
% change year-on-year +18.67% +108.33% -23.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 4
10th Percentile £14.50 " £12.33
25th Percentile £15.38 " £12.44
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £31.25
75th Percentile £33.38 " £50.00
90th Percentile £38.75 " "
UK median hourly rate £16.50 - £31.25

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 8,773 4,050 11,509
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.86% 14.60% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,125 2,759 7,678
10th Percentile £303 £288 £263
25th Percentile £408 £375 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £473 £460
Median % change year-on-year +5.82% +2.72% -0.54%
75th Percentile £600 £563 £556
90th Percentile £688 £663 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +5.82% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 119 242
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.63 £10.60
25th Percentile £16.14 £16.24 £13.56
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.82 £19.98
Median % change year-on-year -4.69% +14.20% -0.09%
75th Percentile £51.00 £41.75 £35.75
90th Percentile £65.50 £57.75 £52.05
UK median hourly rate £22.82 £23.00 £20.96
% change year-on-year -0.78% +9.76% +4.78%

IBM Notes
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM Notes in England

IBM Notes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing IBM Notes in England.

Daily rate trend for IBM Notes in England

IBM Notes
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing IBM Notes in England over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for IBM Notes in England

IBM Notes
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing IBM Notes in England.

Hourly rate trend for IBM Notes in England

IBM Notes
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing IBM Notes in England over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

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 27 October 2021. 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
Midlands -57 25 £138 - 1
West Midlands - 25 £138 -
South East -72 9 £454 -11.33%
London -203 8 £315 -10.00% 4
North West - 1 £165 -
North of England - 1 £165 -
IBM Notes
UK

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes 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 England region with a requirement for IBM Notes.

1 37 (78.72%) Lotus
2 24 (51.06%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (42.55%) Windows
4 18 (38.30%) Microsoft 365
5 16 (34.04%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (34.04%) IBM
5 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
6 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
6 14 (29.79%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (25.53%) Migration
8 11 (23.40%) Social Skills
9 10 (21.28%) Apple
9 10 (21.28%) ITIL
10 9 (19.15%) Android
10 9 (19.15%) VPN
10 9 (19.15%) Firewall
10 9 (19.15%) Windows Phone
11 8 (17.02%) Proactive Monitoring
11 8 (17.02%) SharePoint
12 7 (14.89%) LAN
12 7 (14.89%) WAN
12 7 (14.89%) Citrix
12 7 (14.89%) Cisco
12 7 (14.89%) Retail
13 6 (12.77%) SSL
13 6 (12.77%) Apple iOS
14 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
14 5 (10.64%) Windows 10
14 5 (10.64%) Power Platform
14 5 (10.64%) Requirements Gathering

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 8 (17.02%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.38%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (51.06%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 18 (38.30%) Microsoft 365
2 5 (10.64%) Power Platform
3 4 (8.51%) OneDrive
4 3 (6.38%) GCP
4 3 (6.38%) PowerApps
5 1 (2.13%) Azure
5 1 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.13%) Azure Key Vault
5 1 (2.13%) Power Automate
5 1 (2.13%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) Firewall
1 9 (19.15%) VPN
2 7 (14.89%) LAN
2 7 (14.89%) WAN
3 6 (12.77%) SSL
4 3 (6.38%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.13%) DHCP
5 1 (2.13%) DKIM
5 1 (2.13%) DMARC
5 1 (2.13%) DNS
5 1 (2.13%) NAS
5 1 (2.13%) S/MIME
5 1 (2.13%) Skype
5 1 (2.13%) SMTP
5 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) Power BI
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (34.04%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (23.40%) Social Skills
3 7 (14.89%) Retail
4 4 (8.51%) Banking
4 4 (8.51%) Organisational Skills
5 3 (6.38%) Finance
5 3 (6.38%) French Language
6 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.26%) Spanish Language
7 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.13%) Law
7 1 (2.13%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (2.13%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) IT Support
2 12 (25.53%) Support Engineer
3 11 (23.40%) Analyst
4 10 (21.28%) IT Engineer
4 10 (21.28%) IT Support Engineer
4 10 (21.28%) Service Analyst
4 10 (21.28%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Microsoft 365 Manager
5 6 (12.77%) Service Desk Support
5 6 (12.77%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Test Manager
6 5 (10.64%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (8.51%) Architect
7 4 (8.51%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 4 (8.51%) Help Desk Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) Middleware
1 3 (6.38%) REST
2 1 (2.13%) CSS
2 1 (2.13%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) OAuth
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) EPoS
2 3 (6.38%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (42.55%) Windows
2 9 (19.15%) Android
2 9 (19.15%) Windows Phone
3 6 (12.77%) Apple iOS
4 5 (10.64%) Windows 10
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.13%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (25.53%) Migration
3 10 (21.28%) ITIL
4 8 (17.02%) Proactive Monitoring
5 5 (10.64%) Requirements Gathering
6 4 (8.51%) Case Management
6 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.51%) Decision-Making
7 3 (6.38%) CRUD
7 3 (6.38%) Manual Testing
7 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (6.38%) Test Management
7 3 (6.38%) Workflow
8 2 (4.26%) Analytics
8 2 (4.26%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.26%) DevSecOps
8 2 (4.26%) ITSM
8 2 (4.26%) Preventative Maintenance
8 2 (4.26%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.26%) LotusScript
3 1 (2.13%) Python
3 1 (2.13%) SQL
3 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (6.38%) MCP
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.26%) A+ Certification
2 2 (4.26%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) MCSE
2 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) CISA
3 1 (2.13%) CISSP
3 1 (2.13%) GSEC
3 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) PCI DSS
1 4 (8.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) SCCM
1 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (78.72%) Lotus
2 16 (34.04%) IBM
2 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
3 10 (21.28%) Apple
4 7 (14.89%) Cisco
4 7 (14.89%) Citrix
5 4 (8.51%) VMware
6 2 (4.26%) Dell
6 2 (4.26%) Mitel
6 2 (4.26%) Proofpoint
7 1 (2.13%) Axway
7 1 (2.13%) Bloomberg
7 1 (2.13%) EMC
7 1 (2.13%) Fidessa
7 1 (2.13%) HP
7 1 (2.13%) Nintex
7 1 (2.13%) Trend Micro
7 1 (2.13%) Veeam