Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Lotus over the 6 months to 20 November 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within IBM Lotus Software.

Lotus
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 48 61
Contract jobs citing Lotus 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent - 0.20% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.48% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Kent median daily rate - £325 £92
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +253.26% -36.55%
South East median daily rate £250 £155 £200
% change year-on-year +61.29% -22.50% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £14.00 £14.00

Lotus is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Kent.

All Vendors
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 230 209 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 43.89% 42.05% 38.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 139 147
Kent median daily rate £350 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% - -3.57%
10th Percentile £263 £168 £200
90th Percentile £538 £475 £488
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +4.44% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Kent median hourly rate £25.69 £17.64 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.63% +12.00% -32.26%
10th Percentile £19.35 £10.98 £10.95
90th Percentile £88.22 £32.48 £24.40
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.13 £18.50
% change year-on-year +5.43% -12.84% +19.35%

Lotus
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Lotus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Lotus in Kent

Lotus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Lotus in Kent.

Contractor daily rate trend for Lotus in Kent

Lotus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus in Kent.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lotus in Kent