The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 3 months to 29 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.

IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
England / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 234 234 229
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5  
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 14 32 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.18% 0.34% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.09% 1.94% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 21 9
Median daily rate £125 £150 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -50.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £78 £116 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £143 £250 £300
% change year-on-year -43.00% -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 8
Median hourly rate £13.75 £18.00 £12.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.61% +47.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £14.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £18.00 £24.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £18.50 £12.42
% change year-on-year -32.43% +48.95%  

IBM Notes is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1289 1650 1656
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 16.38% 17.66% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 1076 916
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 49 74
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.71% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.69 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.30 £49.85 £43.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

IBM Notes
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing IBM Notes as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for IBM Notes in the South East

IBM Notes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IBM Notes in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Notes in the South East

IBM Notes
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM Notes in the South East over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM Notes in the South East

IBM Notes
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Notes in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM Notes in the South East

IBM Notes
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +18 9 £105 +44.82%
Berkshire +20 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -5 2 - -
Surrey - 1 £125 -
IBM Notes
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes 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 South East region with a requirement for IBM Notes.

1 31 (100.00%) Lotus
2 17 (54.84%) Windows
3 14 (45.16%) MS Office
3 14 (45.16%) Windows 7
4 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
5 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
6 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
7 6 (19.35%) Windows XP
8 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
8 5 (16.13%) IBM Domino
8 5 (16.13%) SAP
8 5 (16.13%) Java
8 5 (16.13%) Skype for Business
9 4 (12.90%) Office 365
9 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
9 4 (12.90%) Android
9 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
9 4 (12.90%) Wireless
9 4 (12.90%) Migration
9 4 (12.90%) VPN
9 4 (12.90%) SLA
9 4 (12.90%) LAN
9 4 (12.90%) Dell
10 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
10 3 (9.68%) Internet
10 3 (9.68%) Blackberry
10 3 (9.68%) Korean Language
10 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
10 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
10 3 (9.68%) Skype

IBM Notes
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (16.13%) IBM Domino
1 5 (16.13%) Skype for Business
2 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.23%) QuickPlace
Applications
1 14 (45.16%) MS Office
2 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.90%) LAN
2 4 (12.90%) VPN
2 4 (12.90%) Wireless
3 3 (9.68%) Internet
3 3 (9.68%) Skype
4 2 (6.45%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) FTP
5 1 (3.23%) SMTP
5 1 (3.23%) Telnet
5 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) DB2
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.23%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (9.68%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Desktop Support
2 9 (29.03%) Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Desktop Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Support Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Administrator
5 4 (12.90%) IT Support
6 3 (9.68%) Active Directory Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (9.68%) Service Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Project Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (3.23%) ADO
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) ODBC
2 1 (3.23%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.45%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Windows 7
3 6 (19.35%) Windows XP
4 4 (12.90%) Android
5 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.90%) Migration
2 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
2 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (6.45%) CRM
3 2 (6.45%) ERP
3 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
3 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.23%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.23%) Service Management
4 1 (3.23%) Software Distribution
4 1 (3.23%) Ticket Management
4 1 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) Java
2 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) C
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) LotusScript
3 1 (3.23%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
2 3 (9.68%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Lotus
2 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.13%) SAP
4 4 (12.90%) Dell
5 2 (6.45%) Adobe
5 2 (6.45%) Apple
5 2 (6.45%) HP
5 2 (6.45%) MuleSoft
5 2 (6.45%) Nortel
5 2 (6.45%) Remedy
5 2 (6.45%) VMware
6 1 (3.23%) BT
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.23%) Sophos