The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
England / North East
Rank - 73 60
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.20% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £143 £250 £300
% change year-on-year -43.00% -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £12.42
% change year-on-year -31.57% +52.97%  

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 the North East with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 150 167 83
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 20.63% 19.15% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 104 49
Median daily rate £340 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.61% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £516 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Median hourly rate £13.75 - £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 - £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 - £14.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  

IBM Notes
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

IBM Notes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Notes in the North East

IBM Notes
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM Notes in the North East

IBM Notes
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 North East region with a requirement for IBM Notes.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware