Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 > North East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 148 117
Rank change year-on-year +50 -31 -27
Contract jobs citing Lotus 2 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.16% 0.69% 0.050%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 1.19% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
North East median daily rate £300 £260 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% - -
England median daily rate £193 £235 £288
% change year-on-year -17.87% -18.26% +51.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 1
North East median hourly rate - £28.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% -16.52%
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 the North East.

All Vendors
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 585 1597 820
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 47.72% 58.11% 40.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 1060 442
North East median daily rate £363 £330 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.85% -6.71% +1.07%
10th Percentile £256 £210 £226
90th Percentile £550 £488 £560
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 123 69
North East median hourly rate £17.10 £27.00 £20.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.67% +33.00% +9.73%
10th Percentile £9.00 £11.01 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.16 £36.00 £38.75
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 the North East

Job postings citing Lotus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Lotus in the North East

Lotus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lotus in the North East

Lotus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lotus in the North East

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the North East 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
Durham +4 2 £300 -
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 North East region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Wyse
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) SMS

Lotus
Co-occurring 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%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SMS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus Notes Administrator
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Wyse