Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 24 February 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)
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 753 673 621
Rank change year-on-year -80 -52 -140
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 125 184 282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.76% 1.08% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 94 164
UK median daily rate £190 £155 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.58% -11.43% -6.04%
10th Percentile £125 £106 £108
90th Percentile £436 £442 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £138 £201
% change year-on-year +30.91% -31.68% -24.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 23
UK median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.70% -15.63% +19.07%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.45 £9.50
90th Percentile £22.00 £24.78 £25.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.75 £12.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% -10.71% +7.69%

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 16,344 17,082 18,465
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.24% 17.81% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,924 11,041 11,716
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £395
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 373 365 504
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.63 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -1.97% - +8.57%

IBM Notes
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing IBM Notes as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for IBM Notes in the UK

IBM Notes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Notes in the UK

IBM Notes
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM Notes over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM Notes in the UK

IBM Notes
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM Notes in the UK

IBM Notes
Top 15 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 24 February 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
England -93 97 £180 +20.00% 21
UK excluding London -7 86 £180 +30.91% 14
London -59 38 £150 -14.29% 8
North of England +19 23 £303 +146.94% 5
South East -25 17 £138 -9.51% 1
Wales +15 15 £175 -25.13% 1
Midlands +13 12 £155 +19.23% 5
Scotland -8 12 £375 +36.36%
North West 0 11 £130 +6.12% 3
Yorkshire +11 9 £363 - 2
West Midlands +6 7 £166 -54.32% 2
East of England -22 7 - - 2
East Midlands +3 5 £125 - 3
North East +60 3 £275 -
South West +11 1 £200 +53.85%

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 with a requirement for IBM Notes.

1 125 (100.00%) Lotus
2 66 (52.80%) Windows
3 52 (41.60%) Microsoft Office
4 47 (37.60%) Microsoft
5 33 (26.40%) Active Directory
6 30 (24.00%) VPN
6 30 (24.00%) Citrix
7 29 (23.20%) Windows 7
8 25 (20.00%) Migration
9 23 (18.40%) Blackberry
9 23 (18.40%) ITIL
10 22 (17.60%) SharePoint
10 22 (17.60%) Office 365
11 20 (16.00%) Apple iOS
11 20 (16.00%) Service Management
12 19 (15.20%) HP
12 19 (15.20%) Microsoft Excel
12 19 (15.20%) Android
13 18 (14.40%) Finance
14 17 (13.60%) Windows XP
15 16 (12.80%) IBM Domino
16 15 (12.00%) IBM
16 15 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (11.20%) MS Exchange
17 14 (11.20%) Incident Management
18 13 (10.40%) Java
19 12 (9.60%) Reuters
19 12 (9.60%) Bloomberg
19 12 (9.60%) Internet
19 12 (9.60%) SLA

IBM Notes
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 22 (17.60%) SharePoint
2 16 (12.80%) IBM Domino
3 14 (11.20%) MS Exchange
4 10 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (6.40%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (3.20%) Apache
6 4 (3.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (3.20%) IIS
6 4 (3.20%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.40%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.80%) FileNet
8 1 (0.80%) SAS
8 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.80%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 52 (41.60%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (15.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Eikon
2 1 (0.80%) Maximo
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 22 (17.60%) Office 365
2 4 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.80%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 30 (24.00%) VPN
2 12 (9.60%) Internet
3 9 (7.20%) Cisco IOS
3 9 (7.20%) DNS
4 7 (5.60%) LAN
4 7 (5.60%) TCP/IP
5 6 (4.80%) Wireless
6 5 (4.00%) DHCP
7 4 (3.20%) BIG-IP
7 4 (3.20%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (3.20%) SMTP
7 4 (3.20%) WAN
8 3 (2.40%) Firewall
8 3 (2.40%) Intranet
8 3 (2.40%) SAN
8 3 (2.40%) Skype
8 3 (2.40%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.60%) Telepresence
9 2 (1.60%) WLAN
10 1 (0.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.20%) MySQL
2 4 (3.20%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.80%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.80%) QlikView
3 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.20%) JIRA
General
1 18 (14.40%) Finance
2 10 (8.00%) Banking
3 5 (4.00%) Retail Banking
4 4 (3.20%) Front Office
5 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.60%) Advertising
6 2 (1.60%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.80%) Back Office
7 1 (0.80%) Law
7 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (23.20%) Analyst
2 27 (21.60%) Desktop Support
3 23 (18.40%) Support Engineer
4 13 (10.40%) Deskside Support
4 13 (10.40%) Developer
5 12 (9.60%) Desktop Engineer
6 11 (8.80%) 2nd Line Support
6 11 (8.80%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 10 (8.00%) IT Support
7 10 (8.00%) Service Analyst
8 8 (6.40%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (6.40%) Service Desk Support
9 7 (5.60%) Administrator
9 7 (5.60%) IT Engineer
9 7 (5.60%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (5.60%) Lotus Notes Developer
9 7 (5.60%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (5.60%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.80%) Deskside Engineer
10 6 (4.80%) Deskside Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.60%) HTML
2 5 (4.00%) CSS
3 2 (1.60%) .NET
3 2 (1.60%) jQuery
3 2 (1.60%) LDAP
3 2 (1.60%) Web Services
3 2 (1.60%) XML
4 1 (0.80%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.80%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.40%) Blackberry
2 15 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.80%) iPhone
4 8 (6.40%) iPad
5 7 (5.60%) BYOD
6 6 (4.80%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.20%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.20%) Fat Client
7 4 (3.20%) Thin Client
8 3 (2.40%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.60%) PDA
9 2 (1.60%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.60%) User Experience
10 1 (0.80%) Contract for Difference
10 1 (0.80%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (0.80%) Derivative
10 1 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.80%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 66 (52.80%) Windows
2 29 (23.20%) Windows 7
3 20 (16.00%) Apple iOS
4 19 (15.20%) Android
5 17 (13.60%) Windows XP
6 9 (7.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (7.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (6.40%) Windows 10
8 7 (5.60%) Windows 8
8 7 (5.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (4.80%) Windows Server
10 5 (4.00%) Mac OS
11 4 (3.20%) Mac OS X
12 3 (2.40%) Linux
13 2 (1.60%) AIX
14 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.00%) Migration
2 23 (18.40%) ITIL
3 20 (16.00%) Service Management
4 14 (11.20%) Incident Management
5 11 (8.80%) Document Management
6 10 (8.00%) Asset Management
6 10 (8.00%) Change Management
7 9 (7.20%) Problem Management
8 8 (6.40%) ITSM
9 4 (3.20%) Proactive Management
9 4 (3.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (2.40%) Coaching
10 3 (2.40%) Data Migration
10 3 (2.40%) Information Architecture
10 3 (2.40%) Infrastructure Management
10 3 (2.40%) Records Management
10 3 (2.40%) Service Delivery
10 3 (2.40%) Validation
10 3 (2.40%) Web Development
10 3 (2.40%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.40%) Java
2 8 (6.40%) JavaScript
2 8 (6.40%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.20%) VBScript
4 3 (2.40%) LotusScript
5 2 (1.60%) C
5 2 (1.60%) C#
6 1 (0.80%) Ruby
6 1 (0.80%) SQL
6 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.80%) SC Cleared
2 6 (4.80%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.40%) Degree
3 3 (2.40%) IBM Certification
4 1 (0.80%) MCDST
4 1 (0.80%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.60%) SLA
2 1 (0.80%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 33 (26.40%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.80%) Hyper-V
2 6 (4.80%) Virtual Desktop
3 5 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.20%) iptables
4 4 (3.20%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.20%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.40%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.60%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.80%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.80%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.60%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.60%) SCOM
3 1 (0.80%) MaaS360
3 1 (0.80%) Nessus
3 1 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.80%) SCCM
Vendors
1 125 (100.00%) Lotus
2 47 (37.60%) Microsoft
3 30 (24.00%) Citrix
4 19 (15.20%) HP
5 15 (12.00%) IBM
6 12 (9.60%) Bloomberg
6 12 (9.60%) Cisco
6 12 (9.60%) Reuters
7 9 (7.20%) VMware
8 6 (4.80%) Apple
8 6 (4.80%) Dell
9 5 (4.00%) NetApp
9 5 (4.00%) Oracle
10 4 (3.20%) Fidessa
11 3 (2.40%) Remedy
11 3 (2.40%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.60%) IronPort
12 2 (1.60%) Nintex
12 2 (1.60%) OpenText
12 2 (1.60%) Qualys