Period
to 22 August 2017

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 22 August 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
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 695 606 569
Rank change year-on-year -89 -37 -133
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 121 274 299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.27% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.81% 1.48% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 156 149
England median daily rate £183 £260 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.81% -16.80% +64.47%
10th Percentile £103 £128 £110
90th Percentile £513 £453 £525
UK median daily rate £215 £273 £325
% change year-on-year -21.10% -16.15% +75.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 25 50
England median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +50.00% -27.27%
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.50 £10.90
90th Percentile £22.90 £28.00 £19.70
UK median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £13.87
% change year-on-year -25.00% +29.78% -11.52%

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 14900 18488 18593
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.86% 18.45% 17.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9674 12316 11711
England median daily rate £450 £425 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +7.05% +5.87%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £225
90th Percentile £601 £588 £565
UK median daily rate £438 £420 £390
% change year-on-year +4.17% +7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 383 442 634
England median hourly rate £19.97 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.15% +2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £45.00 £42.54
UK median hourly rate £19.30 £20.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.46% +0.98% +14.29%

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 22 August 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM Notes in England over the 6 months to 22 August 2017.

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 22 August 2017. 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 -34 53 £166 -42.43% 3
North of England +31 32 £300 -6.25% 2
Yorkshire +45 20 £400 +3.23% 1
South East +1 14 £325 +116.67%
Midlands +11 13 £125 -55.95%
North West +24 10 £150 -60.00% 1
East Midlands -13 8 £125 -75.00%
West Midlands +27 5 £420 +68.00%
South West -23 5 £419 +58.32%
East of England -23 4 £151 -48.77%
North East +33 2 £300 +15.38%
IBM Notes
UK

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 120 (99.17%) Lotus
2 84 (69.42%) Windows
3 74 (61.16%) Microsoft Office
4 69 (57.02%) Microsoft
5 56 (46.28%) Windows 7
6 55 (45.45%) Citrix
7 44 (36.36%) Blackberry
8 41 (33.88%) Active Directory
8 41 (33.88%) VPN
9 30 (24.79%) Office 365
10 29 (23.97%) Android
11 28 (23.14%) Cisco
12 27 (22.31%) Migration
12 27 (22.31%) Mac OS
12 27 (22.31%) Cisco IOS
13 26 (21.49%) Finance
14 23 (19.01%) BYOD
15 18 (14.88%) Microsoft Certification
15 18 (14.88%) Apple iOS
15 18 (14.88%) Banking
16 16 (13.22%) Bloomberg
17 15 (12.40%) Windows XP
17 15 (12.40%) Reuters
17 15 (12.40%) Coaching
18 14 (11.57%) Time Management
19 13 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
20 12 (9.92%) TCP/IP
20 12 (9.92%) PowerShell
21 11 (9.09%) Apple
21 11 (9.09%) IBM

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 11 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.44%) IBM Domino
3 8 (6.61%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.79%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (4.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (4.13%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 74 (61.16%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.48%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.83%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (7.44%) Eikon
2 1 (0.83%) Maximo
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 30 (24.79%) Office 365
2 7 (5.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.31%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.65%) G Suite
5 1 (0.83%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 41 (33.88%) VPN
2 27 (22.31%) Cisco IOS
3 12 (9.92%) TCP/IP
4 10 (8.26%) Internet
5 9 (7.44%) Wireless
6 8 (6.61%) Ethernet
7 7 (5.79%) DHCP
7 7 (5.79%) DNS
7 7 (5.79%) LAN
8 5 (4.13%) Skype
9 3 (2.48%) Network Security
10 2 (1.65%) SecureCRT
10 2 (1.65%) WAN
11 1 (0.83%) Firewall
11 1 (0.83%) SMS
11 1 (0.83%) SMTP
11 1 (0.83%) VoIP
11 1 (0.83%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.65%) GIS
1 2 (1.65%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 26 (21.49%) Finance
2 18 (14.88%) Banking
3 10 (8.26%) Retail
4 9 (7.44%) Retail Banking
5 6 (4.96%) Front Office
6 2 (1.65%) Billing
6 2 (1.65%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (33.06%) Analyst
2 25 (20.66%) 2nd Line Support
3 24 (19.83%) Desktop Support
4 20 (16.53%) Support Analyst
5 13 (10.74%) Support Engineer
6 12 (9.92%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 10 (8.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (8.26%) Service Desk Support
8 9 (7.44%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 9 (7.44%) Deskside Support
8 9 (7.44%) Service Analyst
8 9 (7.44%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (6.61%) 1st Line Support
9 8 (6.61%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
9 8 (6.61%) Consultant
10 7 (5.79%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 7 (5.79%) Help Desk Analyst
10 7 (5.79%) IT Analyst
11 6 (4.96%) Desktop Engineer
11 6 (4.96%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.83%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 44 (36.36%) Blackberry
2 23 (19.01%) BYOD
3 13 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (9.09%) Client/Server
5 5 (4.13%) Fat Client
5 5 (4.13%) Thin Client
6 4 (3.31%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.48%) AS400
7 3 (2.48%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (2.48%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.48%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.65%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.65%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.65%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.83%) CMDB
9 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.83%) iPad
9 1 (0.83%) iPhone
9 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 84 (69.42%) Windows
2 56 (46.28%) Windows 7
3 29 (23.97%) Android
4 27 (22.31%) Mac OS
5 18 (14.88%) Apple iOS
6 15 (12.40%) Windows XP
7 10 (8.26%) Windows 8
8 8 (6.61%) Windows 10
8 8 (6.61%) Windows Server
9 7 (5.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (2.48%) OS/390
11 3 (2.48%) Unix
12 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.31%) Migration
2 15 (12.40%) Coaching
3 14 (11.57%) Time Management
4 10 (8.26%) Change Management
4 10 (8.26%) ITIL
5 8 (6.61%) Asset Management
5 8 (6.61%) Validation
6 4 (3.31%) Identity Management
6 4 (3.31%) Service Management
6 4 (3.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (2.48%) Business Analysis
7 3 (2.48%) CRM
7 3 (2.48%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.48%) Project Management
7 3 (2.48%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 2 (1.65%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (1.65%) Incident Management
8 2 (1.65%) Network Design
8 2 (1.65%) Records Management
8 2 (1.65%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.92%) PowerShell
2 8 (6.61%) Java
3 6 (4.96%) VBScript
4 1 (0.83%) SQL
4 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (14.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (9.09%) MCSE
3 10 (8.26%) MCP
4 8 (6.61%) A+ Certification
4 8 (6.61%) ACDT
4 8 (6.61%) ACHDS
4 8 (6.61%) ACTC
4 8 (6.61%) MCDST
4 8 (6.61%) MCSA
4 8 (6.61%) MCSM
4 8 (6.61%) Network+ Certification
5 6 (4.96%) Degree
6 3 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.83%) PgMP
7 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 41 (33.88%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.26%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (4.96%) Virtual Desktop
3 6 (4.96%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.65%) vSphere
6 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) BMC PATROL
1 3 (2.48%) SCCM
1 3 (2.48%) Tivoli
1 3 (2.48%) Tivoli NetView
2 1 (0.83%) Nessus
2 1 (0.83%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 120 (99.17%) Lotus
2 69 (57.02%) Microsoft
3 55 (45.45%) Citrix
4 28 (23.14%) Cisco
5 16 (13.22%) Bloomberg
6 15 (12.40%) Reuters
7 11 (9.09%) Apple
7 11 (9.09%) IBM
8 9 (7.44%) Oracle
9 8 (6.61%) HP
10 6 (4.96%) VMware
11 5 (4.13%) Dell
11 5 (4.13%) Remedy
12 4 (3.31%) Pegasus
13 2 (1.65%) Google
13 2 (1.65%) SAP
13 2 (1.65%) SolarWinds
13 2 (1.65%) Wyse
14 1 (0.83%) Adobe
14 1 (0.83%) NetApp