Period
to 20 February 2018

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 20 February 2018 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 755 653 606
Rank change year-on-year -102 -47 -138
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 100 159 251
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.66% 1.01% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 83 151
England median daily rate £180 £155 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% -8.82% -8.11%
10th Percentile £129 £108 £108
90th Percentile £421 £469 £438
UK median daily rate £190 £155 £175
% change year-on-year +22.58% -11.43% -7.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 21
England median hourly rate £13.00 £13.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.45% -14.06% +20.41%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £22.00 £26.88 £26.50
UK median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -3.70% -15.63% +16.36%

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 15,250 15,793 16,739
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.36% 17.88% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,264 10,218 10,710
England median daily rate £450 £425 £402
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.66% +0.56%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 361 335 468
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £10.96
90th Percentile £47.83 £49.80 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.56% -2.50% +11.11%

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 20 February 2018.

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 6 months to 20 February 2018. 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 -48 42 £163 -13.33% 7
North of England +28 23 £303 +146.94% 4
South East -34 17 £138 -10.97% 2
Midlands +3 11 £155 +14.81% 6
North West -2 11 £130 +6.12% 1
Yorkshire +5 9 £363 - 3
West Midlands +7 7 £166 -17.20% 3
East of England -17 7 - - 2
East Midlands +3 4 £125 - 3
North East +50 3 £275 -
South West +9 1 £200 +53.85%
IBM Notes
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Lotus
2 57 (57.00%) Windows
3 52 (52.00%) Microsoft Office
4 40 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 33 (33.00%) Citrix
6 32 (32.00%) Windows 7
7 28 (28.00%) Active Directory
8 27 (27.00%) VPN
9 26 (26.00%) Blackberry
10 24 (24.00%) Apple iOS
11 19 (19.00%) ITIL
11 19 (19.00%) Android
12 18 (18.00%) Java
12 18 (18.00%) Service Management
13 17 (17.00%) Internet
13 17 (17.00%) HP
14 16 (16.00%) Windows XP
15 15 (15.00%) Finance
16 14 (14.00%) Migration
16 14 (14.00%) Office 365
17 13 (13.00%) IBM Domino
18 12 (12.00%) TCP/IP
18 12 (12.00%) Reuters
18 12 (12.00%) Bloomberg
19 11 (11.00%) Incident Management
19 11 (11.00%) iPhone
19 11 (11.00%) Wireless
19 11 (11.00%) Change Management
19 11 (11.00%) Microsoft Excel
20 10 (10.00%) Cisco

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 13 (13.00%) IBM Domino
2 9 (9.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (8.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (3.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.00%) Apache
7 2 (2.00%) IIS
7 2 (2.00%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.00%) FileNet
8 1 (1.00%) SAS
8 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.00%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 52 (52.00%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (11.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Eikon
2 1 (1.00%) Maximo
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 27 (27.00%) VPN
2 17 (17.00%) Internet
3 12 (12.00%) TCP/IP
4 11 (11.00%) Wireless
5 9 (9.00%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (8.00%) LAN
7 5 (5.00%) DNS
7 5 (5.00%) Ethernet
8 3 (3.00%) DHCP
8 3 (3.00%) Intranet
8 3 (3.00%) SAN
8 3 (3.00%) WAN
8 3 (3.00%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.00%) BIG-IP
9 2 (2.00%) Firewall
9 2 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (2.00%) Skype
9 2 (2.00%) SMTP
9 2 (2.00%) WLAN
10 1 (1.00%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.00%) MySQL
2 2 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.00%) QlikView
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 15 (15.00%) Finance
2 10 (10.00%) Banking
3 5 (5.00%) Retail Banking
4 4 (4.00%) Front Office
5 2 (2.00%) Advertising
5 2 (2.00%) Private Banking
5 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.00%) Back Office
6 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (27.00%) Desktop Support
2 26 (26.00%) Analyst
3 21 (21.00%) Support Engineer
4 13 (13.00%) Developer
5 12 (12.00%) Deskside Support
5 12 (12.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 11 (11.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (10.00%) IT Support
8 9 (9.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 9 (9.00%) Service Analyst
9 7 (7.00%) IT Engineer
9 7 (7.00%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (7.00%) Lotus Notes Developer
9 7 (7.00%) Service Desk Support
10 6 (6.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 6 (6.00%) Deskside Engineer
10 6 (6.00%) Deskside Support Engineer
10 6 (6.00%) Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (6.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.00%) HTML
2 5 (5.00%) CSS
3 2 (2.00%) .NET
3 2 (2.00%) jQuery
3 2 (2.00%) LDAP
3 2 (2.00%) Web Services
3 2 (2.00%) XML
4 1 (1.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.00%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.00%) Blackberry
2 11 (11.00%) iPhone
3 8 (8.00%) iPad
4 7 (7.00%) BYOD
5 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (6.00%) Management Information System
6 5 (5.00%) Client/Server
7 4 (4.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (3.00%) Fat Client
8 3 (3.00%) Thin Client
9 2 (2.00%) Smartphone
10 1 (1.00%) Contract for Difference
10 1 (1.00%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (1.00%) Derivative
10 1 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (1.00%) Swaptions
10 1 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 57 (57.00%) Windows
2 32 (32.00%) Windows 7
3 24 (24.00%) Apple iOS
4 19 (19.00%) Android
5 16 (16.00%) Windows XP
6 6 (6.00%) Windows 10
6 6 (6.00%) Windows 8
6 6 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.00%) Mac OS
7 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (4.00%) Mac OS X
8 4 (4.00%) Windows Server
9 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.00%) Linux
10 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.00%) ITIL
2 18 (18.00%) Service Management
3 14 (14.00%) Migration
4 11 (11.00%) Change Management
4 11 (11.00%) Incident Management
5 9 (9.00%) Asset Management
6 8 (8.00%) ITSM
6 8 (8.00%) Validation
7 6 (6.00%) Problem Management
7 6 (6.00%) Time Management
8 4 (4.00%) Identity Management
9 3 (3.00%) Coaching
9 3 (3.00%) Data Migration
9 3 (3.00%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (3.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.00%) Web Development
10 2 (2.00%) Email Filtering
10 2 (2.00%) Email Migration
10 2 (2.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.00%) Java
2 8 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.00%) LotusScript
4 3 (3.00%) VBScript
5 2 (2.00%) C#
6 1 (1.00%) Ruby
6 1 (1.00%) SQL
6 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (9.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.00%) MCP
2 5 (5.00%) MCSE
2 5 (5.00%) MCSM
3 4 (4.00%) A+ Certification
3 4 (4.00%) ACDT
3 4 (4.00%) ACHDS
3 4 (4.00%) ACTC
3 4 (4.00%) MCDST
3 4 (4.00%) MCSA
3 4 (4.00%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (3.00%) Degree
4 3 (3.00%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 28 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 4 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (3.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.00%) iptables
5 2 (2.00%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.00%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.00%) SCOM
3 1 (1.00%) Nessus
3 1 (1.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 100 (100.00%) Lotus
2 40 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 33 (33.00%) Citrix
4 17 (17.00%) HP
5 12 (12.00%) Bloomberg
5 12 (12.00%) Reuters
6 10 (10.00%) Apple
6 10 (10.00%) Cisco
7 9 (9.00%) IBM
8 8 (8.00%) Oracle
9 6 (6.00%) Dell
10 5 (5.00%) VMware
11 4 (4.00%) Fidessa
12 3 (3.00%) NetApp
12 3 (3.00%) Remedy
12 3 (3.00%) SolarWinds
13 2 (2.00%) Calypso
13 2 (2.00%) IronPort
13 2 (2.00%) OpenText
14 1 (1.00%) EMC