Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 6 months to 25 September 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.

IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
England > North of England
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 285 278 320
Rank change year-on-year -7 +42 -7
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 33 27 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.27% 0.24% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.77% 1.51% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 22
North of England median daily rate £163 £300 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.83% +15.38% -27.78%
10th Percentile £128 £170 £120
90th Percentile £452 £385 £525
England median daily rate £235 £192 £254
% change year-on-year +22.72% -24.61% -20.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 12
North of England median hourly rate £34.75 £11.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +215.91% -60.71% +93.10%
10th Percentile £12.19 £10.50 £13.50
90th Percentile £51.25 £18.85 £28.45
England median hourly rate £19.60 £14.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +35.17% -19.44% +50.00%

IBM Notes is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,869 1,785 2,851
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 15.38% 16.02% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,162 1,103 1,812
North of England median daily rate £410 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £241 £244
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 75 117
North of England median hourly rate £21.33 £17.50 £20.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.86% -15.58% +38.20%
10th Percentile £11.26 £10.05 £13.11
90th Percentile £53.35 £38.00 £36.00
England median hourly rate £21.33 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.02% +2.50% +3.94%

IBM Notes
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing IBM Notes as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for IBM Notes in the North of England

IBM Notes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Notes in the North of England

IBM Notes
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM Notes in the North of England over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM Notes in the North of England

IBM Notes
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM Notes in the North of England

IBM Notes
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM Notes in the North of England over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for IBM Notes in the North of England

IBM Notes
Contract Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Notes within the North of England region over the 6 months to 25 September 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
North West -5 22 £149 +14.42%
Yorkshire -31 10 £431 +7.81% 5
North East -8 1 - -
IBM Notes
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes 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 North of England region with a requirement for IBM Notes.

1 33 (100.00%) Lotus
2 16 (48.48%) Windows
3 11 (33.33%) Migration
4 10 (30.30%) IBM Domino
4 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
5 9 (27.27%) SQL
6 8 (24.24%) SharePoint
6 8 (24.24%) Citrix
6 8 (24.24%) VMware
6 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
7 7 (21.21%) Office 365
7 7 (21.21%) Windows 10
7 7 (21.21%) Windows Server
8 6 (18.18%) vSphere
8 6 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (18.18%) SCCM
8 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
8 6 (18.18%) LotusScript
8 6 (18.18%) IBM
8 6 (18.18%) Java
8 6 (18.18%) Web Services
8 6 (18.18%) ITIL
9 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
9 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
9 5 (15.15%) HP
9 5 (15.15%) Thin Client
9 5 (15.15%) NetBackup
9 5 (15.15%) Retail
9 5 (15.15%) Fat Client

IBM Notes
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 10 (30.30%) IBM Domino
2 8 (24.24%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Office 365
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.06%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) DHCP
1 2 (6.06%) DNS
1 2 (6.06%) Network Security
1 2 (6.06%) VoIP
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) Skype
2 1 (3.03%) SSL
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) VPN
2 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) MS Access
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (15.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Desktop Support
4 4 (12.12%) Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Domino Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Domino Developer
4 4 (12.12%) IT Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Lotus Notes Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Lotus Notes Support
5 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) IT Support
5 3 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) Web Services
2 4 (12.12%) XPages
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
3 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.06%) REST
3 2 (6.06%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (6.06%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (15.15%) Fat Client
2 5 (15.15%) Thin Client
3 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
3 7 (21.21%) Windows 10
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Server
4 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.06%) AIX
6 2 (6.06%) Unix
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (6.06%) Windows NT
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Migration
2 6 (18.18%) ITIL
3 5 (15.15%) Network Virtualisation
3 5 (15.15%) Proactive Monitoring
3 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.09%) Service Management
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.06%) Application Rationalisation
6 2 (6.06%) CAD
6 2 (6.06%) Change Management
6 2 (6.06%) Commercial Awareness
6 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.06%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.06%) Storage Management
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) Java
2 6 (18.18%) LotusScript
2 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.06%) C
4 2 (6.06%) C#
4 2 (6.06%) C++
4 2 (6.06%) Python
4 2 (6.06%) Ruby
4 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) VB
5 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) MCP
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (18.18%) vSphere
2 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) Virtual Desktop
2 5 (15.15%) VMware NSX
3 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.03%) Xen
4 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) SCCM
2 5 (15.15%) NetBackup
2 5 (15.15%) vMotion
2 5 (15.15%) vRealize
3 3 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (6.06%) Tivoli
4 2 (6.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (3.03%) SCOM
5 1 (3.03%) SCSM
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Lotus
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
3 8 (24.24%) Citrix
3 8 (24.24%) VMware
4 6 (18.18%) IBM
5 5 (15.15%) HP
5 5 (15.15%) Xerox
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco
7 2 (6.06%) Cognos
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle
7 2 (6.06%) Trend Micro
8 1 (3.03%) SAP