Period
to 24 September 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 24 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 West
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 204 205 210
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 -1
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 22 5 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.37% 0.087% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.37% 0.58% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 9
North West median daily rate £149 £130 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.42% +8.33% -73.03%
10th Percentile £128 £130 £97
90th Percentile £398 £130 £465
England median daily rate £235 £193 £254
% change year-on-year +21.76% -24.02% -20.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
North West median hourly rate £47.50 £11.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +331.82% -21.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £17.45 £10.50 £11.70
90th Percentile £51.25 £11.50 £14.50
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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 928 865 1,192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.76% 15.05% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 535 743
North West median daily rate £400 £383 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.58% -4.38% -2.44%
10th Percentile £200 £248 £251
90th Percentile £600 £575 £540
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 36 46
North West median hourly rate £23.65 £19.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.47% +20.63% -7.35%
10th Percentile £12.63 £10.50 £11.90
90th Percentile £66.00 £41.00 £33.34
England median hourly rate £21.29 £20.96 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.59% +4.78% +3.94%

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 24 September 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM Notes in the North West over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 24 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
Manchester -8 15 £165 -
Merseyside - 3 £135 -
Cheshire -8 2 - -
Cumbria - 2 - -
IBM Notes
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 West region with a requirement for IBM Notes.

1 22 (100.00%) Lotus
2 11 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (40.91%) Migration
4 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 8 (36.36%) SQL
5 6 (27.27%) IBM Domino
5 6 (27.27%) Web Services
5 6 (27.27%) Java
5 6 (27.27%) VMware
5 6 (27.27%) LotusScript
5 6 (27.27%) Citrix
5 6 (27.27%) vSphere
5 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 5 (22.73%) vMotion
6 5 (22.73%) Windows 10
6 5 (22.73%) vRealize
6 5 (22.73%) Xerox
6 5 (22.73%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (22.73%) Proactive Monitoring
6 5 (22.73%) VMware NSX
6 5 (22.73%) Network Virtualisation
6 5 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (22.73%) Office 365
6 5 (22.73%) Fat Client
6 5 (22.73%) SCCM
6 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
6 5 (22.73%) HP
6 5 (22.73%) NetBackup

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 6 (27.27%) IBM Domino
2 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 4 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DHCP
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MS Access
1 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (22.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Desktop Support
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Domino Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Domino Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Lotus Notes Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Lotus Notes Support
4 3 (13.64%) Migration Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 2 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Transformation Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) Web Services
2 4 (18.18%) XPages
3 2 (9.09%) .NET
3 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.09%) REST
3 2 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (22.73%) Fat Client
2 5 (22.73%) Thin Client
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 5 (22.73%) Windows 10
3 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
3 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (9.09%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Migration
2 5 (22.73%) Network Virtualisation
2 5 (22.73%) Proactive Monitoring
2 5 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Application Rationalisation
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management
4 2 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 2 (9.09%) Web Development
5 1 (4.55%) Email Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) LotusScript
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.09%) C
4 2 (9.09%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) C++
4 2 (9.09%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) MCP
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) vSphere
2 5 (22.73%) Virtual Desktop
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) VMware NSX
3 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) NetBackup
1 5 (22.73%) SCCM
1 5 (22.73%) vMotion
1 5 (22.73%) vRealize
2 2 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Lotus
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) Citrix
3 6 (27.27%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) HP
4 5 (22.73%) Xerox
5 4 (18.18%) IBM
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle