Period
to 15 November 2019

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 15 November 2019 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
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 698 743 734
Rank change year-on-year +45 -9 -77
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 68 109 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.089% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.60% 0.68% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 57 64
England median daily rate £185 £200 £192
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +4.44% -4.25%
10th Percentile £104 £127 £130
90th Percentile £405 £475 £438
UK median daily rate £190 £235 £213
% change year-on-year -19.15% +10.59% -6.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 9
England median hourly rate £31.25 £16.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.31% +4.84% -13.89%
10th Percentile £12.33 £12.39 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.78 £26.75
UK median hourly rate £31.25 £16.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year +92.31% +12.07% -19.44%

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 11,361 16,086 15,841
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.82% 16.89% 16.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,415 10,585 10,454
England median daily rate £450 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £633 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 267 374 411
England median hourly rate £20.96 £22.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.75% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £10.72 £12.40 £11.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.38 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £22.25 £22.00 £20.44
% change year-on-year +1.14% +7.66% +2.18%

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 15 November 2019.

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 15 November 2019.

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 15 November 2019. 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
South East +49 19 £150 -40.00% 1
London +73 15 £208 +13.04% 3
East of England +39 13 £320 +33.33% 1
North West +20 11 £400 +150.00%
North of England +8 11 £400 +150.00% 2
Midlands +31 6 £120 -55.14% 1
South West -1 5 £105 - 1
East Midlands +20 4 £120 -70.91%
West Midlands +35 2 £180 +20.00% 1
IBM Notes
UK

For the 6 months to 15 November 2019, 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 65 (95.59%) Lotus
2 49 (72.06%) Windows
3 38 (55.88%) Microsoft Office
4 34 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 32 (47.06%) Microsoft
6 27 (39.71%) Windows 7
7 26 (38.24%) Windows 10
8 25 (36.76%) ITIL
9 21 (30.88%) Office 365
10 17 (25.00%) Incident Management
11 16 (23.53%) SLA
12 15 (22.06%) Service Management
13 13 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (19.12%) Problem Management
14 12 (17.65%) Java
14 12 (17.65%) Internet
15 11 (16.18%) Windows XP
15 11 (16.18%) SCCM
15 11 (16.18%) Self-Motivation
16 10 (14.71%) Windows Server
16 10 (14.71%) MS Exchange
16 10 (14.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 9 (13.24%) IBM
17 9 (13.24%) TCP/IP
17 9 (13.24%) SQL
17 9 (13.24%) MCP
17 9 (13.24%) Change Management
17 9 (13.24%) Migration
17 9 (13.24%) VMware
17 9 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure

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 10 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.29%) IBM Domino
3 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.94%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.47%) Quickr
Applications
1 38 (55.88%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (11.76%) Acrobat
2 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (11.76%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 21 (30.88%) Office 365
2 2 (2.94%) AWS
2 2 (2.94%) Azure
3 1 (1.47%) Google Docs
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.65%) Internet
2 9 (13.24%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (5.88%) VPN
3 4 (5.88%) WebEx
4 3 (4.41%) NAS
4 3 (4.41%) VoIP
5 2 (2.94%) DHCP
5 2 (2.94%) DNS
5 2 (2.94%) IP Telephony
5 2 (2.94%) Skype
5 2 (2.94%) Wireless
6 1 (1.47%) LAN
6 1 (1.47%) SMS
6 1 (1.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) MS Access
General
1 4 (5.88%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Banking
2 3 (4.41%) Investment Banking
2 3 (4.41%) Public Sector
2 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Automotive
4 1 (1.47%) Law
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (35.29%) Analyst
2 20 (29.41%) Desktop Support
3 17 (25.00%) Service Analyst
4 16 (23.53%) Service Desk Analyst
5 13 (19.12%) Support Engineer
6 9 (13.24%) Deskside Engineer
6 9 (13.24%) Deskside Support
6 9 (13.24%) Deskside Support Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Desktop Analyst
7 6 (8.82%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Developer
7 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) Administrator
9 4 (5.88%) Lotus Notes Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Migration Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Office 365 Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) CSS
1 2 (2.94%) HTML
1 2 (2.94%) Spring
1 2 (2.94%) Spring Boot
2 1 (1.47%) HTML5
2 1 (1.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (16.18%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (11.76%) Driving Licence
4 6 (8.82%) Blackberry
4 6 (8.82%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.88%) iPhone
6 3 (4.41%) PDA
7 2 (2.94%) iPad
8 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 49 (72.06%) Windows
2 27 (39.71%) Windows 7
3 26 (38.24%) Windows 10
4 11 (16.18%) Windows XP
5 10 (14.71%) Windows Server
6 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (7.35%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.88%) Windows 2000
8 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (5.88%) Windows Vista
9 3 (4.41%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) ITIL
2 17 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 15 (22.06%) Service Management
4 13 (19.12%) Problem Management
5 9 (13.24%) Change Management
5 9 (13.24%) Migration
6 8 (11.76%) Computer Science
6 8 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
6 8 (11.76%) Trend Analysis
7 7 (10.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (10.29%) Service Delivery
8 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 6 (8.82%) Proactive Maintenance
8 6 (8.82%) Proactive Monitoring
8 6 (8.82%) Software Deployment
9 5 (7.35%) Asset Management
9 5 (7.35%) ITSM
9 5 (7.35%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (4.41%) Decision-Making
10 3 (4.41%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.65%) Java
2 9 (13.24%) SQL
3 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.94%) Java 8
4 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.94%) LotusScript
4 2 (2.94%) VB
4 2 (2.94%) VBScript
5 1 (1.47%) Formula Language
5 1 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) MCP
2 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.88%) Degree
4 3 (4.41%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.47%) MCSE
5 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.76%) vSphere
4 7 (10.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (4.41%) NDS
5 3 (4.41%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 2 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.94%) XenApp
7 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (16.18%) SCCM
2 10 (14.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (10.29%) NetBackup
3 7 (10.29%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (4.41%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (1.47%) vRealize
Vendors
1 65 (95.59%) Lotus
2 32 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 9 (13.24%) IBM
3 9 (13.24%) VMware
4 8 (11.76%) Adobe
4 8 (11.76%) Apple
5 7 (10.29%) McAfee
5 7 (10.29%) Symantec
5 7 (10.29%) Veritas
6 6 (8.82%) Cisco
6 6 (8.82%) HP
6 6 (8.82%) NetApp
7 3 (4.41%) Bloomberg
7 3 (4.41%) Bomgar
7 3 (4.41%) Fidessa
7 3 (4.41%) Google
7 3 (4.41%) Novell
7 3 (4.41%) Peregrine
7 3 (4.41%) Remedy
8 2 (2.94%) Citrix