Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 189 235
Rank change year-on-year -3 +46 -78
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 6 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.11% 0.35% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.71% 2.09% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 7
North West median daily rate £100 £123 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.37% -12.50% +27.27%
England median daily rate £180 £155 £190
% change year-on-year +16.13% -18.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -21.88% +10.34%
10th Percentile £18.00 £10.65 £14.45
90th Percentile £22.00 £13.75 £18.35
England median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% +50.00% -17.24%

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 845 1,007 1,351
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.54% 16.58% 16.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 648 782
North West median daily rate £400 £376 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.52% -6.13% +16.36%
10th Percentile £250 £258 £225
90th Percentile £600 £556 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 30 80
North West median hourly rate £14.46 £15.25 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.18% -16.44% +8.37%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £49.00 £19.01 £40.00
England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +11.11%

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 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 23 January 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 -7 4 - - 1
Cheshire -5 1 £130 +8.33% 1
Lancashire - 1 £100 - 1
IBM Notes
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 6 (100.00%) Lotus
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (33.33%) IronPort
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) OpenText
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) IBM Domino
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) IIS
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) Tomcat

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 2 (33.33%) IBM Domino
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Messaging Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Support
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Server Support
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Dependency Management
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (16.67%) Proactive Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) iptables
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Lotus
2 2 (33.33%) IronPort
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) OpenText
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) VMware