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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 95 67
Rank change year-on-year +10 -28  
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 2 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.14% 0.34% 1.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.99% 2.31% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Median daily rate - £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £254 £350
% change year-on-year +13.18% -27.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £16.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year -33.33% +37.50%  

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 202 260 258
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 14.43% 14.62% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 155 170
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £238 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +1.26% +12.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 4
Median hourly rate £31.00 £36.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.88% +89.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

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 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 28 June 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 11 (100.00%) Lotus
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) Office 365
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) Citrix
5 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
5 4 (36.36%) Migration
6 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (18.18%) IBM Domino
7 2 (18.18%) ITIL
7 2 (18.18%) DHCP
7 2 (18.18%) VPN
7 2 (18.18%) DNS
8 1 (9.09%) SLA
8 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
8 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (9.09%) Internet
8 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
8 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (9.09%) Altiris
8 1 (9.09%) SCCM
8 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (9.09%) Data Entry
8 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
8 1 (9.09%) Yammer

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 2 (18.18%) IBM Domino
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Office 365
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Skype
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Support
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365 Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Support
3 1 (9.09%) Floorwalker
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Data Entry
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Lotus
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Altiris