Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 18 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
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 571 508 499
Rank change year-on-year -63 -9 -78
Contract jobs citing Lotus 55 111 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.57% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 70 70
London median daily rate £158 £218 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.47% +3.36% +13.75%
10th Percentile £128 £130 £110
90th Percentile £318 £476 £393
England median daily rate £193 £235 £288
% change year-on-year -17.87% -18.26% +51.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 7
London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +12.50% -10.44%
10th Percentile £11.70 £14.33 £10.21
90th Percentile £30.25 £19.40 £63.75
England median hourly rate £17.75 £18.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year -1.39% +50.00% -27.27%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18836 19319 19793
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.47% 42.71% 41.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 12820 12876 13140
London median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 298 282 406
London median hourly rate £19.75 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.72% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £46.38
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%

Lotus
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Lotus in London

Lotus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lotus in London

Lotus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lotus in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Lotus in London

Lotus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lotus in London

Lotus
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lotus in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Lotus in London

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the London region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Central London -8 7 £258 -20.77%
South London -28 3 £100 -71.47%
East London -10 2 £190 +18.75%
West London -17 2 £135 -3.57%
Lotus
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 London region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 55 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 41 (74.55%) Windows
3 37 (67.27%) Microsoft Office
4 33 (60.00%) Windows 7
5 30 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 30 (54.55%) Blackberry
6 29 (52.73%) Citrix
7 23 (41.82%) Active Directory
7 23 (41.82%) Apple iOS
8 18 (32.73%) VPN
9 17 (30.91%) Finance
10 16 (29.09%) Android
11 15 (27.27%) Oracle
12 14 (25.45%) Java
12 14 (25.45%) Cisco
12 14 (25.45%) Reuters
12 14 (25.45%) Bloomberg
12 14 (25.45%) Internet
13 13 (23.64%) Change Management
13 13 (23.64%) Wireless
13 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
13 13 (23.64%) Apple
13 13 (23.64%) Client/Server
13 13 (23.64%) Time Management
13 13 (23.64%) Cisco IOS
14 12 (21.82%) MCSM
14 12 (21.82%) Virtual Servers
14 12 (21.82%) MCSE
14 12 (21.82%) MCP
14 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Certification

Lotus
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 55 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (3.64%) IBM Domino
2 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) Apache
3 1 (1.82%) FileNet
3 1 (1.82%) IIS
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 37 (67.27%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (3.64%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.82%) AutoCAD
5 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Eikon
2 2 (3.64%) Maximo
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.73%) VPN
2 14 (25.45%) Internet
3 13 (23.64%) Cisco IOS
3 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
3 13 (23.64%) Wireless
4 12 (21.82%) Ethernet
5 10 (18.18%) LAN
6 3 (5.45%) DNS
6 3 (5.45%) SecureCRT
6 3 (5.45%) WAN
7 2 (3.64%) DHCP
7 2 (3.64%) Firewall
7 2 (3.64%) VPLS
8 1 (1.82%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.82%) Network Security
8 1 (1.82%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.82%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.82%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) JIRA
General
1 17 (30.91%) Finance
2 12 (21.82%) Banking
3 6 (10.91%) Front Office
3 6 (10.91%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Advertising
5 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.82%) Retail
5 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (38.18%) Desktop Support
2 14 (25.45%) Analyst
3 10 (18.18%) Deskside Support
4 9 (16.36%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (16.36%) Support Engineer
5 8 (14.55%) Support Analyst
6 7 (12.73%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (12.73%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (10.91%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 6 (10.91%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 6 (10.91%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 5 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
8 5 (9.09%) Deskside Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Deskside Support Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Desktop Technician
8 5 (9.09%) IT Support
8 5 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
8 5 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) CSS
1 2 (3.64%) HTML
2 1 (1.82%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 30 (54.55%) Blackberry
2 13 (23.64%) Client/Server
3 10 (18.18%) BYOD
4 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (10.91%) Data Centre
5 6 (10.91%) iPhone
5 6 (10.91%) Management Information System
6 5 (9.09%) iPad
7 1 (1.82%) AS400
7 1 (1.82%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 41 (74.55%) Windows
2 33 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 23 (41.82%) Apple iOS
4 16 (29.09%) Android
5 10 (18.18%) Mac OS
6 4 (7.27%) Mac OS X
7 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.82%) OS/390
8 1 (1.82%) Unix
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Change Management
1 13 (23.64%) Time Management
2 12 (21.82%) Validation
3 10 (18.18%) ITIL
4 8 (14.55%) Asset Management
5 6 (10.91%) Coaching
6 5 (9.09%) Identity Management
6 5 (9.09%) ITSM
6 5 (9.09%) Service Management
7 3 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.45%) Network Design
8 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.64%) Data Management
8 2 (3.64%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.64%) ETL
8 2 (3.64%) Logical Data Model
8 2 (3.64%) Master Data Management
8 2 (3.64%) Migration
8 2 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.64%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.45%) Java
2 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.64%) SQL
2 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) MCP
1 12 (21.82%) MCSE
1 12 (21.82%) MCSM
1 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (20.00%) A+ Certification
2 11 (20.00%) ACDT
2 11 (20.00%) ACHDS
2 11 (20.00%) ACTC
2 11 (20.00%) MCDST
2 11 (20.00%) MCSA
2 11 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
3 5 (9.09%) Degree
4 2 (3.64%) IBM Certification
5 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (41.82%) Active Directory
2 12 (21.82%) Virtual Servers
3 7 (12.73%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (3.64%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.82%) iptables
5 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Nessus
2 1 (1.82%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.82%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.82%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 30 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 29 (52.73%) Citrix
3 15 (27.27%) Oracle
4 14 (25.45%) Bloomberg
4 14 (25.45%) Cisco
4 14 (25.45%) Reuters
5 13 (23.64%) Apple
6 6 (10.91%) HP
6 6 (10.91%) IBM
7 4 (7.27%) Fidessa
8 3 (5.45%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.64%) Palo Alto
9 2 (3.64%) TIBCO
9 2 (3.64%) VMware
10 1 (1.82%) Cognos
10 1 (1.82%) NetApp
10 1 (1.82%) Remedy