Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 21 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 143 156
Rank change year-on-year +13 +13 -41
Contract jobs citing Lotus 7 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.31% 0.077% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 0.21% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Leeds median daily rate - £325 £325
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +30.77% - +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £42.50

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 Leeds.

All Vendors
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 873 960 1281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 38.58% 36.94% 39.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 628 801
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.68% +9.23%
10th Percentile £264 £263 £250
90th Percentile £550 £575 £513
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 46
Leeds median hourly rate £22.61 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.92% -13.33% +10.33%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.20 £8.91
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.83 £37.04
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year +1.43% -5.08% +29.10%

Lotus
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Lotus in Leeds

Lotus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lotus in Leeds

Lotus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lotus in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Lotus 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Blackberry
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (85.71%) VPN
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Android
2 6 (85.71%) Mac OS
3 5 (71.43%) BYOD
4 4 (57.14%) Coaching
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Banking
6 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
6 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 1 (14.29%) Time Management
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Reuters
6 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
6 1 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Office 365
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) Eikon
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

Lotus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 7 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (85.71%) VPN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Support
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Deskside Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Mac Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Blackberry
2 5 (71.43%) BYOD
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Android
2 6 (85.71%) Mac OS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
3 1 (14.29%) Reuters