Period
to 16 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 16 December 2018 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
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Lotus 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.20% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Merseyside median daily rate £135 - -
North West median daily rate £160 £100 £120
% change year-on-year +60.00% -16.67% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £11.75 £20.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -41.25% +60.00% -21.88%

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 Merseyside.

All Vendors
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 239 176 298
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 47.33% 37.77% 52.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 112 171
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.92% +1.67% -1.96%
10th Percentile £248 £169 £275
90th Percentile £600 £588 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 11
Merseyside median hourly rate £15.75 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.15% -18.75% -8.57%
10th Percentile £11.20 £11.04 £10.00
90th Percentile £19.98 £23.60 £19.85
North West median hourly rate £18.50 £16.19 £19.64
% change year-on-year +14.27% -17.58% +15.54%

Lotus
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Lotus in Merseyside

Lotus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lotus in Merseyside

Lotus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lotus in Merseyside

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. 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
Liverpool - 1 £135 -
Lotus
North West

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Lotus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Lotus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus Notes Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus Notes Support
1 1 (100.00%) Migration Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration