The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 3 months to 26 April 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)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 95 81
Rank change year-on-year +13 -14  
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 8 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.58% 0.33% 0.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.06% 2.30% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £338 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £140 £250 £300
% change year-on-year -44.00% -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.25 - £14.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 - £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 - £16.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -23.33% +7.14%  

IBM Notes is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 197 261 266
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 14.18% 14.36% 16.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 132 143
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £397 £375
% change year-on-year +0.75% +5.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 9
Median hourly rate £15.75 £115.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -86.30% +666.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £40.00 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £190.00 £18.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +13.04% -13.75%  

IBM Notes
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing IBM Notes as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for IBM Notes in Manchester

IBM Notes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IBM Notes in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Notes in Manchester

IBM Notes
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM Notes in Manchester over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM Notes in Manchester

IBM Notes
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Notes in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM Notes in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Manchester region with a requirement for IBM Notes.

1 12 (100.00%) Lotus
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) Office 365
5 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
6 4 (33.33%) Citrix
6 4 (33.33%) Migration
6 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (25.00%) VPN
8 2 (16.67%) ITIL
9 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
9 1 (8.33%) Data Entry
9 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
9 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
9 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
9 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (8.33%) Yammer
9 1 (8.33%) Skype
9 1 (8.33%) Service Management
9 1 (8.33%) Change Management
9 1 (8.33%) ITSM
9 1 (8.33%) Altiris
9 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
9 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
9 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared

IBM Notes
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (8.33%) IBM Domino
1 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (8.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) Skype
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Office 365 Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Support
3 1 (8.33%) Floorwalker
3 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Entry
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITSM
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Lotus
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Altiris