Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 10 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.

IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
England > North West
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 204 204 203
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +21
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 18 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.30% 0.11% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.04% 0.69% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 13
North West median daily rate £160 £100 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -16.67% -56.36%
10th Percentile £128 £100 £102
90th Percentile £354 £121 £305
England median daily rate £200 £180 £190
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -15.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
North West median hourly rate £11.75 £20.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.25% +60.00% -21.88%
10th Percentile £10.88 £18.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £12.63 £22.00 £13.75
England median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year -25.00% +6.95% +55.83%

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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 882 865 1,064
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.70% 15.34% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 545 550 681
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% -5.49%
10th Percentile £171 £237 £263
90th Percentile £648 £600 £556
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 30 33
North West median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.89% +50.00% -14.29%
10th Percentile £12.83 £11.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £55.00 £50.75 £20.73
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +6.16%

IBM Notes
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM Notes in the North West

IBM Notes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Notes in the North West

IBM Notes
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM Notes in the North West over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM Notes in the North West

IBM Notes
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM Notes in the North West

IBM Notes
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 6 months to 10 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
Manchester -11 13 £165 -
Cheshire -1 3 £160 +23.08%
Merseyside - 2 £135 -
IBM Notes
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 West region with a requirement for IBM Notes.

1 18 (100.00%) Lotus
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) Windows 10
4 7 (38.89%) Office 365
5 6 (33.33%) vSphere
5 6 (33.33%) Citrix
5 6 (33.33%) VMware
6 5 (27.78%) Service Management
6 5 (27.78%) Change Management
6 5 (27.78%) HP
6 5 (27.78%) Thin Client
6 5 (27.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL
6 5 (27.78%) MCP
6 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
6 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
6 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (27.78%) vMotion
6 5 (27.78%) NetBackup
6 5 (27.78%) Retail
6 5 (27.78%) Problem Management
6 5 (27.78%) Fat Client
6 5 (27.78%) SCCM
6 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (27.78%) vRealize
6 5 (27.78%) Xerox

IBM Notes
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (22.22%) IBM Domino
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) Skype
General
1 5 (27.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Service Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Domino Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Domino Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Lotus Notes Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Lotus Notes Support
4 2 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Lotus Notes Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Lotus Notes Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Office 365 Trainer
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
1 3 (16.67%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (27.78%) Fat Client
1 5 (27.78%) Thin Client
2 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows 10
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
3 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Change Management
1 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
1 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Management
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
1 5 (27.78%) Network Virtualisation
1 5 (27.78%) Proactive Monitoring
1 5 (27.78%) Problem Management
1 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (27.78%) Service Management
1 5 (27.78%) Trend Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Email Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Java
1 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 3 (16.67%) LotusScript
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) VB
3 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) vSphere
2 5 (27.78%) Virtual Desktop
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (27.78%) VMware NSX
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) NetBackup
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
1 5 (27.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (27.78%) vMotion
1 5 (27.78%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Lotus
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) Citrix
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 5 (27.78%) HP
4 5 (27.78%) Xerox
5 3 (16.67%) IBM