Period
to 24 July 2017

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 July 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)
UK
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 683 605 534
Rank change year-on-year -78 -71 -100
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 158 298 373
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.27% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.98% 1.52% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 164 180
UK median daily rate £230 £275 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.36% -10.20% +65.54%
10th Percentile £114 £113 £112
90th Percentile £475 £446 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £260 £325
% change year-on-year +5.77% -20.00% +71.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 55
UK median hourly rate £12.50 £17.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.54% +43.75% -17.24%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.88 £10.85
90th Percentile £18.58 £28.00 £22.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 £17.25 £12.00
% change year-on-year -33.33% +43.75% -14.29%

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 16063 19657 20172
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.89% 17.87% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 10386 12841 12401
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +8.39% +3.33%
10th Percentile £260 £250 £225
90th Percentile £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 469 696
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £20.39 £19.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.82% +4.68% +11.30%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £45.80 £42.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -7.32% +7.89% +11.76%

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 July 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM Notes over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for IBM Notes in the UK

IBM Notes
Top 16 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 July 2017. 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 -59 135 £200 -23.08% 7
UK excluding London -38 104 £275 +5.77% 5
London -14 49 £215 -29.80% 2
North of England +52 38 £275 -15.38%
Yorkshire +38 21 £400 -5.88%
South East +9 18 £204 +35.83% 1
North West +26 15 £145 -58.57%
Midlands +6 13 £125 -47.92% 3
East Midlands -13 9 £125 +13.12% 1
East of England -21 8 £188 +10.29% 1
Scotland +31 7 £240 -17.24%
Wales -11 7 - -
South West -24 7 £413 +46.02%
Northern Ireland - 6 £325 -
West Midlands +18 4 £420 +68.00% 2
North East +37 2 £300 +15.38%

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

1 157 (99.37%) Lotus
2 97 (61.39%) Windows
3 92 (58.23%) Microsoft
4 86 (54.43%) Microsoft Office
5 64 (40.51%) Citrix
6 57 (36.08%) Windows 7
7 51 (32.28%) Active Directory
8 47 (29.75%) VPN
9 37 (23.42%) Blackberry
10 33 (20.89%) Office 365
11 32 (20.25%) Migration
12 29 (18.35%) Finance
13 28 (17.72%) Android
14 26 (16.46%) Windows XP
15 24 (15.19%) Cisco
15 24 (15.19%) Mac OS
16 23 (14.56%) Cisco IOS
17 20 (12.66%) BYOD
18 18 (11.39%) SharePoint
19 17 (10.76%) IBM Domino
20 15 (9.49%) Banking
20 15 (9.49%) Windows 8
20 15 (9.49%) Windows Server
21 14 (8.86%) Skype for Business
21 14 (8.86%) HP
22 13 (8.23%) Microsoft Certification
22 13 (8.23%) ITIL
22 13 (8.23%) MS Exchange
22 13 (8.23%) Bloomberg
22 13 (8.23%) Apple iOS

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 18 (11.39%) SharePoint
2 17 (10.76%) IBM Domino
3 14 (8.86%) Skype for Business
4 13 (8.23%) MS Exchange
5 10 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (5.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (5.06%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.63%) CMS
9 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 86 (54.43%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (5.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.90%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.63%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (5.06%) Eikon
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 33 (20.89%) Office 365
2 6 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.90%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.27%) G Suite
5 1 (0.63%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 47 (29.75%) VPN
2 23 (14.56%) Cisco IOS
3 11 (6.96%) TCP/IP
4 8 (5.06%) LAN
5 7 (4.43%) SAN
6 6 (3.80%) DHCP
6 6 (3.80%) DNS
6 6 (3.80%) Skype
7 5 (3.16%) Avaya Modular Messaging
7 5 (3.16%) NAS
7 5 (3.16%) WAN
8 4 (2.53%) Internet
9 3 (1.90%) Network Security
9 3 (1.90%) Unified Communications
9 3 (1.90%) Wireless
10 2 (1.27%) Ethernet
10 2 (1.27%) VoIP
11 1 (0.63%) SMS
11 1 (0.63%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.90%) DataStage
1 3 (1.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.27%) GIS
2 2 (1.27%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 29 (18.35%) Finance
2 15 (9.49%) Banking
3 9 (5.70%) Retail
4 8 (5.06%) Retail Banking
5 6 (3.80%) Front Office
5 6 (3.80%) Legal
6 4 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.27%) Billing
7 2 (1.27%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 55 (34.81%) Analyst
2 24 (15.19%) Support Analyst
3 22 (13.92%) 2nd Line Support
4 21 (13.29%) Desktop Support
5 20 (12.66%) Support Engineer
6 16 (10.13%) 1st Line Support
7 13 (8.23%) Service Analyst
7 13 (8.23%) Service Desk Analyst
8 11 (6.96%) Help Desk Analyst
8 11 (6.96%) Service Desk Support
9 10 (6.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 10 (6.33%) Administrator
10 9 (5.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 9 (5.70%) IT Analyst
11 8 (5.06%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (5.06%) Consultant
11 8 (5.06%) IT Support
12 7 (4.43%) 1st Line Support Analyst
12 7 (4.43%) Deskside Support
12 7 (4.43%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.90%) Java SE
2 2 (1.27%) .NET
3 1 (0.63%) ADO
3 1 (0.63%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 37 (23.42%) Blackberry
2 20 (12.66%) BYOD
3 13 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.43%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.16%) PKI
6 4 (2.53%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.53%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.53%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.90%) AS400
7 3 (1.90%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.90%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (1.90%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.27%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.27%) Replication
8 2 (1.27%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.27%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.63%) CMDB
9 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 97 (61.39%) Windows
2 57 (36.08%) Windows 7
3 28 (17.72%) Android
4 26 (16.46%) Windows XP
5 24 (15.19%) Mac OS
6 15 (9.49%) Windows 8
6 15 (9.49%) Windows Server
7 13 (8.23%) Apple iOS
8 10 (6.33%) Windows 10
9 8 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (4.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.90%) OS/390
11 3 (1.90%) Unix
11 3 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.25%) Migration
2 13 (8.23%) Coaching
2 13 (8.23%) ITIL
3 10 (6.33%) Change Management
4 8 (5.06%) Mentoring
4 8 (5.06%) Time Management
5 7 (4.43%) Asset Management
5 7 (4.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (4.43%) Problem Management
5 7 (4.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (3.80%) Service Management
7 5 (3.16%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (3.16%) ERP
8 4 (2.53%) Business Analysis
8 4 (2.53%) CRM
8 4 (2.53%) Incident Management
8 4 (2.53%) Project Management
9 3 (1.90%) Project Planning
9 3 (1.90%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (1.90%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.23%) PowerShell
2 7 (4.43%) SQL
2 7 (4.43%) VBScript
3 3 (1.90%) Java
4 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (8.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (3.16%) MCSE
3 4 (2.53%) Degree
3 4 (2.53%) MCP
3 4 (2.53%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.27%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.27%) ACDT
5 2 (1.27%) ACHDS
5 2 (1.27%) ACTC
5 2 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.27%) MCDST
5 2 (1.27%) MCSA
5 2 (1.27%) MCSM
5 2 (1.27%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (1.27%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.63%) PgMP
6 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.90%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 51 (32.28%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 7 (4.43%) Virtual Servers
3 7 (4.43%) XenDesktop
4 6 (3.80%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (3.16%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.27%) vSphere
7 2 (1.27%) XenApp
8 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (3.80%) SCOM
2 5 (3.16%) NetBackup
3 4 (2.53%) SCCM
4 3 (1.90%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (1.90%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.90%) Tivoli NetView
5 2 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.63%) DameWare
Vendors
1 157 (99.37%) Lotus
2 92 (58.23%) Microsoft
3 64 (40.51%) Citrix
4 24 (15.19%) Cisco
5 14 (8.86%) HP
6 13 (8.23%) Bloomberg
7 12 (7.59%) Reuters
7 12 (7.59%) VMware
8 11 (6.96%) IBM
9 8 (5.06%) Apple
10 7 (4.43%) SAP
11 6 (3.80%) Dell
11 6 (3.80%) ServiceNow
12 5 (3.16%) Avaya
12 5 (3.16%) CyberTech
12 5 (3.16%) MuleSoft
12 5 (3.16%) NICE Systems
12 5 (3.16%) Oracle
12 5 (3.16%) Pegasus
13 4 (2.53%) Remedy
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