Period
to 26 April 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 6 months to 26 April 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within IBM Lotus Software.

Lotus
UK > Scotland
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 151 189
Rank change year-on-year -21 +38 -18
Contract jobs citing Lotus 17 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.34% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 0.44% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 4
Scotland median daily rate £250 £390 £226
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.90% +72.38% -46.45%
10th Percentile £144 £141 £171
90th Percentile £390 £400 £289
UK median daily rate £230 £150 £190
% change year-on-year +53.33% -21.05% -30.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% -22.22% +38.46%

Lotus is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,860 1,600 2,414
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.25% 44.43% 43.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,120 870 1,287
Scotland median daily rate £388 £375 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -0.66% +0.67%
10th Percentile £212 £200 £222
90th Percentile £530 £500 £516
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 46 58
Scotland median hourly rate £16.76 £19.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.94% -48.67% +117.39%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.91 £13.84
90th Percentile £45.50 £52.17 £46.45
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -7.89% +11.76%

Lotus
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Lotus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Lotus in Scotland

Lotus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lotus in Scotland

Lotus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lotus in Scotland over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Lotus in Scotland

Lotus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lotus in Scotland

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 26 April 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
Glasgow -14 12 £250 -37.50%
Edinburgh -32 2 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £390 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £100 -
Lotus
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Lotus 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 12 (70.59%) Windows
1 12 (70.59%) IBM Notes
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
3 7 (41.18%) IBM Domino
4 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
4 6 (35.29%) Symantec
5 5 (29.41%) MSI
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (29.41%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) Altiris
5 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
5 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
5 5 (29.41%) SCCM
6 4 (23.53%) Office 365
6 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
6 4 (23.53%) Sophos
6 4 (23.53%) IBM
7 3 (17.65%) Apple
7 3 (17.65%) DNS
7 3 (17.65%) AIX
7 3 (17.65%) Linux
7 3 (17.65%) HNC
7 3 (17.65%) HND
7 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Migration
7 3 (17.65%) Time Management
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
8 2 (11.76%) Skype
8 2 (11.76%) VMware

Lotus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 12 (70.59%) IBM Notes
2 7 (41.18%) IBM Domino
3 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) Skype
2 2 (11.76%) SMTP
3 1 (5.88%) DKIM
3 1 (5.88%) DMARC
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MSI
2 1 (5.88%) ClearCase
2 1 (5.88%) ClearQuest
2 1 (5.88%) InstallShield
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Desktop Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support
2 3 (17.65%) Lotus Notes Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Domino Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) EMC VNX
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
3 3 (17.65%) AIX
3 3 (17.65%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Migration
1 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
1 3 (17.65%) Time Management
2 1 (5.88%) Analytics
2 1 (5.88%) Change Management
2 1 (5.88%) Decision-Making
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
2 1 (5.88%) Line Management
2 1 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
2 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) VBScript
2 1 (5.88%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) HNC
2 3 (17.65%) HND
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) PowerCLI
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Symantec
2 5 (29.41%) Altiris
3 4 (23.53%) IBM
3 4 (23.53%) Sophos
4 3 (17.65%) Apple
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) VMware
6 1 (5.88%) EMC
6 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow