The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 3 months to 24 June 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 63 69
Contract jobs citing Lotus 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire - 0.34% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.79% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £150 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -70.29%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £260 £333
% change year-on-year +23.07% -21.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £13.94
% change year-on-year -26.66% +7.64%  

Lotus is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 229 253 298
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 36.52% 42.74% 39.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 190 194
Median daily rate £425 £363 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -14.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 29
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -58.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.80 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £36.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Lotus
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing Lotus as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Lotus in Oxfordshire

Lotus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lotus in Oxfordshire

Lotus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lotus in Oxfordshire