Period
to 2 April 2020

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 2 April 2020 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
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 591 780 785
Rank change year-on-year +189 +5 -109
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 63 57 86
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.065% 0.092%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.79% 0.40% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 40 47
Median daily rate £344 £165 £217
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +108.33% -23.79% +44.33%
10th Percentile £147 £101 £123
90th Percentile £542 £475 £438
UK median daily rate £393 £175 £211
% change year-on-year +124.29% -16.96% +40.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 15
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £16.00 £11.33 £12.25
90th Percentile £19.85 £26.85 £23.25
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +16.67% +3.45% -

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 7,932 14,237 15,315
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.24% 16.16% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,097 9,275 10,205
Median daily rate £473 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.53% +4.40% +7.06%
10th Percentile £263 £290 £270
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £463 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 283 335
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.76 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.61% -1.26% -3.18%
10th Percentile £11.61 £12.00 £11.35
90th Percentile £53.00 £48.60 £47.50
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.76 £18.70
% change year-on-year +19.94% +0.32% -1.58%

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 2 April 2020.

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
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 2 April 2020. 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 +97 19 £305 +62.40% 3
North of England +89 16 £200 +25.00% 1
North West +40 15 £200 +25.00%
London +141 12 £259 +29.50%
East of England +25 7 £425 +271.28%
South West - 6 £148 - 1
Midlands +63 1 £180 +28.57%
West Midlands +54 1 £180 +28.57%
Yorkshire +47 1 - - 1
IBM Notes
UK

For the 6 months to 2 April 2020, 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 63 (100.00%) Lotus
2 35 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 25 (39.68%) Windows
5 22 (34.92%) ITIL
6 19 (30.16%) Active Directory
7 18 (28.57%) Incident Management
8 17 (26.98%) Service Management
9 14 (22.22%) Change Management
10 13 (20.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 13 (20.63%) Computer Science
10 13 (20.63%) Problem Management
11 12 (19.05%) Windows 7
11 12 (19.05%) Trend Analysis
11 12 (19.05%) Migration
12 10 (15.87%) SQL
12 10 (15.87%) Infrastructure Management
13 9 (14.29%) Office 365
13 9 (14.29%) SCCM
14 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
14 8 (12.70%) Symantec
15 7 (11.11%) MCP
15 7 (11.11%) SLA
15 7 (11.11%) VMware
15 7 (11.11%) Security Cleared
15 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (11.11%) Windows Server
15 7 (11.11%) Public Sector
16 6 (9.52%) Windows 10
16 6 (9.52%) Data Centre

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 6 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.76%) IBM Domino
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 35 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (9.52%) MS Visio
3 4 (6.35%) Acrobat
3 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) Office 365
2 6 (9.52%) Azure
3 4 (6.35%) G Suite
4 3 (4.76%) GCP
4 3 (4.76%) Google Drive
5 2 (3.17%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.59%) Google Docs
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) DKIM
2 4 (6.35%) Internet
2 4 (6.35%) Intranet
2 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.76%) NAS
3 3 (4.76%) VoIP
4 2 (3.17%) IPsec
4 2 (3.17%) LAN
4 2 (3.17%) SAN
4 2 (3.17%) WAN
5 1 (1.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (3.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) ClearCase
1 2 (3.17%) ClearQuest
General
1 7 (11.11%) Public Sector
2 5 (7.94%) Finance
3 3 (4.76%) Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.59%) Automotive
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Analyst
2 13 (20.63%) Service Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) IT Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Service Desk Support
5 6 (9.52%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Administrator
6 5 (7.94%) Deskside Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Deskside Support
6 5 (7.94%) Deskside Support Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Desktop Support
6 5 (7.94%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Lotus Notes Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Office 365 Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) SQL Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) VMWare Administrator
8 3 (4.76%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) HTML
1 1 (1.59%) HTML5
1 1 (1.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.94%) Data Structures
3 4 (6.35%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (6.35%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (4.76%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.76%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.76%) Robotics
5 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.17%) BYOD
5 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.17%) Clustering
5 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.17%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.59%) iPhone
6 1 (1.59%) PDA
6 1 (1.59%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (39.68%) Windows
2 12 (19.05%) Windows 7
3 7 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 6 (9.52%) Windows 10
5 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (6.35%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.76%) Mac OS
7 2 (3.17%) AIX
7 2 (3.17%) Linux
7 2 (3.17%) Unix
7 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) ITIL
2 18 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 17 (26.98%) Service Management
4 14 (22.22%) Change Management
5 13 (20.63%) Computer Science
5 13 (20.63%) Problem Management
6 12 (19.05%) Migration
6 12 (19.05%) Trend Analysis
7 10 (15.87%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (9.52%) Service Delivery
9 5 (7.94%) Asset Management
9 5 (7.94%) Information Management
10 4 (6.35%) Analytics
10 4 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (6.35%) ETL
10 4 (6.35%) Proactive Maintenance
10 4 (6.35%) Proactive Monitoring
10 4 (6.35%) Software Deployment
11 3 (4.76%) Application Packaging
11 3 (4.76%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.87%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) Java
3 2 (3.17%) VB
3 2 (3.17%) VBA
3 2 (3.17%) VBScript
4 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.59%) LotusScript
4 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) MCP
1 7 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.94%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.35%) Degree
5 3 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.17%) A+ Certification
6 2 (3.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) SLA
2 4 (6.35%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.59%) IFRS
System Software
1 19 (30.16%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (6.35%) vSphere
5 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.17%) Terminal Server
5 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (20.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (14.29%) SCCM
3 4 (6.35%) NetBackup
3 4 (6.35%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.17%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (3.17%) SCOM
4 2 (3.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (3.17%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (3.17%) WSUS
5 1 (1.59%) OpenView
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) Lotus
2 27 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.70%) Symantec
4 7 (11.11%) VMware
5 6 (9.52%) McAfee
5 6 (9.52%) TIBCO
6 5 (7.94%) Google
6 5 (7.94%) IBM
7 4 (6.35%) Adobe
7 4 (6.35%) Citrix
7 4 (6.35%) HP
7 4 (6.35%) NetApp
7 4 (6.35%) Veritas
8 3 (4.76%) Apple
8 3 (4.76%) Bloomberg
8 3 (4.76%) Cisco
8 3 (4.76%) Facebook
8 3 (4.76%) Fidessa
9 2 (3.17%) ServiceNow
9 2 (3.17%) Wyse