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 3 months to 26 April 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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 507 512 435
Rank change year-on-year +5 -77  
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 73 119 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.23% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.99% 1.34% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 67 67
Median daily rate £143 £225 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.66% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £111 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £140 £250 £300
% change year-on-year -44.00% -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 25
Median hourly rate £13.75 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.40 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.95 £19.30 £18.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -23.33% +7.14%  

IBM Notes is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7337 8873 8973
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.11% 17.27% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4749 5851 5470
Median daily rate £438 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £397 £375
% change year-on-year +0.75% +5.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 194 346
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.42% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +13.04% -13.75%  

IBM Notes
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing IBM Notes as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 26 April 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
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 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +24 26 £223 -31.53% 1
North West +36 14 £145 -61.33%
South East +7 11 £105 -30.00% 1
East of England -8 8 £188 +10.29% 2
East Midlands -4 7 £125 +13.12%
Yorkshire +18 4 £400 +23.07%
South West -17 2 - -
IBM Notes
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 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.

1 133 (99.25%) Lotus
2 79 (58.96%) Windows
3 68 (50.75%) Microsoft Office
4 63 (47.01%) Microsoft
5 51 (38.06%) Windows 7
6 46 (34.33%) Active Directory
7 39 (29.10%) Citrix
8 35 (26.12%) Blackberry
9 32 (23.88%) VPN
9 32 (23.88%) Windows XP
10 20 (14.93%) Migration
11 19 (14.18%) Office 365
11 19 (14.18%) Windows Server
12 18 (13.43%) Android
13 17 (12.69%) Bloomberg
14 16 (11.94%) Finance
15 15 (11.19%) Windows 8
16 14 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (10.45%) Banking
16 14 (10.45%) Reuters
16 14 (10.45%) ITIL
16 14 (10.45%) Cisco
17 13 (9.70%) SharePoint
17 13 (9.70%) Mac OS
18 12 (8.96%) VMware
18 12 (8.96%) Change Management
18 12 (8.96%) Windows Server 2003
19 11 (8.21%) LAN
19 11 (8.21%) Apple iOS
19 11 (8.21%) Windows 10

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 (9.70%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.72%) IBM Domino
2 9 (6.72%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.72%) Skype for Business
3 8 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (4.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.75%) CMS
8 1 (0.75%) QuickPlace
8 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 68 (50.75%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (7.46%) Eikon
2 1 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.18%) Office 365
2 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.49%) G Suite
3 2 (1.49%) SaaS
4 1 (0.75%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.75%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 32 (23.88%) VPN
2 11 (8.21%) LAN
3 10 (7.46%) Cisco IOS
4 8 (5.97%) DHCP
4 8 (5.97%) DNS
5 7 (5.22%) WAN
6 6 (4.48%) Skype
6 6 (4.48%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.99%) Unified Communications
8 3 (2.24%) Internet
8 3 (2.24%) SMTP
8 3 (2.24%) VoIP
9 2 (1.49%) Firewall
9 2 (1.49%) SAN
10 1 (0.75%) FTP
10 1 (0.75%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.24%) DataStage
2 2 (1.49%) GIS
2 2 (1.49%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.49%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.75%) DB2
3 1 (0.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.75%) NetBeans
General
1 16 (11.94%) Finance
2 14 (10.45%) Banking
3 10 (7.46%) Retail
3 10 (7.46%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.24%) Legal
5 2 (1.49%) Billing
5 2 (1.49%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.49%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (35.82%) Analyst
2 26 (19.40%) Support Engineer
3 22 (16.42%) 2nd Line Support
4 21 (15.67%) Desktop Support
4 21 (15.67%) Service Analyst
4 21 (15.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 17 (12.69%) Support Analyst
6 13 (9.70%) Desktop Engineer
6 13 (9.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 13 (9.70%) Service Desk Support
7 10 (7.46%) 1st Line Support
7 10 (7.46%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 10 (7.46%) IT Support
8 9 (6.72%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (6.72%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 9 (6.72%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 9 (6.72%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (5.97%) Help Desk Support
9 8 (5.97%) IT Analyst
9 8 (5.97%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.24%) Java SE
2 2 (1.49%) .NET
2 2 (1.49%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (0.75%) ADO
3 1 (0.75%) HTML
3 1 (0.75%) jQuery
3 1 (0.75%) ODBC
3 1 (0.75%) XML
3 1 (0.75%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 35 (26.12%) Blackberry
2 14 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.97%) BYOD
4 6 (4.48%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.48%) iPad
4 6 (4.48%) iPhone
5 4 (2.99%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.24%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.49%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.49%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.49%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.49%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.49%) Replication
7 2 (1.49%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.49%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.75%) CMDB
8 1 (0.75%) Digital Signage
8 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 79 (58.96%) Windows
2 51 (38.06%) Windows 7
3 32 (23.88%) Windows XP
4 19 (14.18%) Windows Server
5 18 (13.43%) Android
6 15 (11.19%) Windows 8
7 13 (9.70%) Mac OS
8 12 (8.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (8.21%) Apple iOS
9 11 (8.21%) Windows 10
10 9 (6.72%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.49%) Linux
12 2 (1.49%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.49%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (14.93%) Migration
2 14 (10.45%) ITIL
3 12 (8.96%) Change Management
4 10 (7.46%) Problem Management
4 10 (7.46%) Service Management
5 8 (5.97%) Incident Management
6 6 (4.48%) Coaching
7 5 (3.73%) ERP
7 5 (3.73%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (2.99%) CRM
8 4 (2.99%) Software Deployment
9 3 (2.24%) Business Analysis
9 3 (2.24%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (2.24%) Proactive Monitoring
9 3 (2.24%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (2.24%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 3 (2.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (2.24%) Time Management
10 2 (1.49%) Email Migration
10 2 (1.49%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.72%) PowerShell
2 6 (4.48%) VBScript
3 2 (1.49%) C
3 2 (1.49%) Java
3 2 (1.49%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.49%) SQL
4 1 (0.75%) LotusScript
4 1 (0.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (5.97%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.99%) Degree
3 4 (2.99%) MCP
4 1 (0.75%) CCNA
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.75%) MCSA
4 1 (0.75%) MCSE
4 1 (0.75%) PgMP
4 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.24%) PMO
2 2 (1.49%) SLA
3 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (34.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.73%) XenDesktop
4 4 (2.99%) vSphere
5 3 (2.24%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (2.24%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.49%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (5.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (2.24%) SCCM
3 2 (1.49%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.75%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 133 (99.25%) Lotus
2 63 (47.01%) Microsoft
3 39 (29.10%) Citrix
4 17 (12.69%) Bloomberg
5 14 (10.45%) Cisco
5 14 (10.45%) Reuters
6 12 (8.96%) VMware
7 10 (7.46%) SAP
8 9 (6.72%) Dell
8 9 (6.72%) HP
9 8 (5.97%) Remedy
10 5 (3.73%) Apple
10 5 (3.73%) MuleSoft
11 3 (2.24%) Adobe
12 2 (1.49%) Acronis
12 2 (1.49%) Google
12 2 (1.49%) Nortel
12 2 (1.49%) Oracle
12 2 (1.49%) ServiceNow
12 2 (1.49%) Symantec