The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lotus
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 17 - 19
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Lotus 1 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.06% - 6.43%
As % of the Vendors category 2.17% - 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £143 £250 £300
% change year-on-year -43.00% -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £12.21
% change year-on-year -31.57% +55.61%  

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 Peterborough.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 46 34 85
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 48.94% 41.98% 60.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 40
Median daily rate £388 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +60.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £254 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 22
Median hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +97.91%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Lotus
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

Lotus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lotus in Peterborough

Lotus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lotus in Peterborough

Lotus
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Lotus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Peterborough region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
2 2 (66.67%) Dutch Language
2 2 (66.67%) German Language
2 2 (66.67%) Spanish Language
2 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (66.67%) Skype
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 3 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Skype
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Dutch Language
1 2 (66.67%) German Language
1 2 (66.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec