Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 748 683 604
Rank change year-on-year -65 -79 -93
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 122 151 294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.74% 0.97% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 68 158
UK median daily rate £248 £200 £252
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.75% -20.63% -16.00%
10th Percentile £128 £105 £111
90th Percentile £434 £417 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £160 £252
% change year-on-year +40.41% -36.41% -22.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 25
UK median hourly rate £17.85 £12.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.80% -30.56% +41.62%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.50 £11.75
90th Percentile £43.88 £18.40 £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.85 £11.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +20.43% -36.11% +44.93%

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 16,446 15,516 18,857
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.41% 16.99% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,889 10,027 12,294
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +4.43%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 377 363 465
UK median hourly rate £19.31 £19.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.00% -4.88% +7.89%
10th Percentile £11.40 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £52.50 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.76 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -6.55% -7.32% +20.59%

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 22 June 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM Notes over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 June 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 -83 95 £281 +67.91% 11
UK excluding London -42 83 £225 +40.41% 9
London -56 38 £248 +15.12% 2
North of England -31 25 £305 +90.63% 6
North West -20 17 £150 +7.14% 2
East of England +5 14 £325 +73.33% 1
Scotland -34 14 £325 +25.00%
Wales -3 12 £188 -
South East -41 9 £225 +74.76%
Midlands -6 8 £250 +100.00% 2
East Midlands -2 7 £250 +100.00% 2
Yorkshire -26 6 £325 -18.75% 3
North East +1 2 £300 - 1
South West +2 1 £110 -70.17%
West Midlands -27 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 115 (94.26%) Lotus
2 63 (51.64%) Windows
3 36 (29.51%) Microsoft Office
4 32 (26.23%) SharePoint
5 25 (20.49%) IBM Domino
6 24 (19.67%) Microsoft
6 24 (19.67%) Migration
7 23 (18.85%) Security Cleared
8 22 (18.03%) SC Cleared
8 22 (18.03%) Windows Server
9 21 (17.21%) IBM
10 19 (15.57%) Office 365
11 18 (14.75%) Active Directory
11 18 (14.75%) Linux
12 15 (12.30%) Oracle
12 15 (12.30%) SQL
13 14 (11.48%) Microsoft Excel
13 14 (11.48%) Citrix
13 14 (11.48%) Finance
13 14 (11.48%) Windows 7
14 13 (10.66%) VPN
14 13 (10.66%) MS Exchange
15 12 (9.84%) Java
16 11 (9.02%) SQL Server
16 11 (9.02%) Document Management
16 11 (9.02%) SharePoint 2013
16 11 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (9.02%) Windows 10
17 10 (8.20%) VMware
17 10 (8.20%) SCCM

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 32 (26.23%) SharePoint
2 25 (20.49%) IBM Domino
3 13 (10.66%) MS Exchange
4 11 (9.02%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (3.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.28%) Skype for Business
5 4 (3.28%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.46%) IBM Connections
6 3 (2.46%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.64%) FileNet
7 2 (1.64%) IIS
7 2 (1.64%) Quickr
8 1 (0.82%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 36 (29.51%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (11.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Concordance
1 2 (1.64%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.57%) Office 365
2 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.82%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.66%) VPN
2 10 (8.20%) LAN
3 7 (5.74%) WAN
4 6 (4.92%) Internet
5 5 (4.10%) DNS
5 5 (4.10%) Skype
6 4 (3.28%) DHCP
6 4 (3.28%) Firewall
6 4 (3.28%) iSCSI
6 4 (3.28%) NAS
6 4 (3.28%) SAN
7 3 (2.46%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.46%) Telepresence
8 2 (1.64%) Network Security
8 2 (1.64%) SMS
8 2 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.64%) WLAN
9 1 (0.82%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.82%) Intranet
9 1 (0.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.02%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.10%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.46%) DB2
3 3 (2.46%) MS Access
3 3 (2.46%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.64%) GIS
4 2 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.28%) MSI
2 2 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.82%) JIRA
General
1 14 (11.48%) Finance
2 6 (4.92%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.46%) Banking
3 3 (2.46%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.64%) Law
4 2 (1.64%) Legal
5 1 (0.82%) Back Office
5 1 (0.82%) Military
5 1 (0.82%) Retail
5 1 (0.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (18.03%) Analyst
2 21 (17.21%) Support Engineer
3 19 (15.57%) Developer
4 17 (13.93%) Desktop Support
5 12 (9.84%) Support Analyst
6 11 (9.02%) Desktop Engineer
6 11 (9.02%) Lotus Notes Developer
7 10 (8.20%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (8.20%) Administrator
7 10 (8.20%) IT Support
8 9 (7.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 9 (7.38%) Floorwalker
9 7 (5.74%) Lotus Notes Support
9 7 (5.74%) Service Analyst
10 6 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 6 (4.92%) IT Engineer
10 6 (4.92%) Project Manager
11 5 (4.10%) Domino Administrator
11 5 (4.10%) Lotus Notes Engineer
11 5 (4.10%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.74%) .NET
1 7 (5.74%) HTML
1 7 (5.74%) Web Services
1 7 (5.74%) XML
2 6 (4.92%) CSS
2 6 (4.92%) jQuery
3 3 (2.46%) Spring
4 2 (1.64%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.64%) REST
4 2 (1.64%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.82%) PostGIS
5 1 (0.82%) Spring Boot
5 1 (0.82%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.82%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.38%) Blackberry
3 6 (4.92%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.10%) iPhone
5 4 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.28%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.46%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.46%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.64%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.64%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.82%) iPad
8 1 (0.82%) iSeries
8 1 (0.82%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.82%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.82%) User Experience
8 1 (0.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 63 (51.64%) Windows
2 22 (18.03%) Windows Server
3 18 (14.75%) Linux
4 14 (11.48%) Windows 7
5 11 (9.02%) Windows 10
6 9 (7.38%) Windows XP
7 8 (6.56%) Unix
8 7 (5.74%) Android
8 7 (5.74%) Windows 8
9 6 (4.92%) Apple iOS
10 5 (4.10%) AIX
10 5 (4.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (3.28%) Solaris
11 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (2.46%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (2.46%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.67%) Migration
2 11 (9.02%) Document Management
3 10 (8.20%) ITIL
4 9 (7.38%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (7.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (6.56%) Service Management
5 8 (6.56%) Time Management
6 6 (4.92%) Change Management
6 6 (4.92%) Project Management
7 5 (4.10%) Break/Fix
7 5 (4.10%) Data Migration
7 5 (4.10%) Incident Management
7 5 (4.10%) Workflow
8 4 (3.28%) Creative Thinking
8 4 (3.28%) Data Protection
8 4 (3.28%) Information Architecture
8 4 (3.28%) Open Source
8 4 (3.28%) Problem Management
8 4 (3.28%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (3.28%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.30%) SQL
2 12 (9.84%) Java
3 8 (6.56%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.74%) C
4 7 (5.74%) LotusScript
5 6 (4.92%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.10%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.28%) C#
7 4 (3.28%) C++
7 4 (3.28%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.46%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.46%) Perl
8 3 (2.46%) VBScript
9 2 (1.64%) Python
9 2 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (18.85%) Security Cleared
2 22 (18.03%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.56%) Degree
4 3 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.46%) HNC
4 3 (2.46%) HND
4 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.82%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.46%) SLA
2 2 (1.64%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 18 (14.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.28%) NFS
2 4 (3.28%) vSphere
2 4 (3.28%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.64%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.82%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.82%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.82%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.82%) Xen
4 1 (0.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (8.20%) SCCM
2 6 (4.92%) NetBackup
3 5 (4.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (3.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.64%) SCOM
6 1 (0.82%) SCSM
6 1 (0.82%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 115 (94.26%) Lotus
2 24 (19.67%) Microsoft
3 21 (17.21%) IBM
4 15 (12.30%) Oracle
5 14 (11.48%) Citrix
6 10 (8.20%) Apple
6 10 (8.20%) VMware
7 9 (7.38%) Cisco
8 6 (4.92%) HP
9 5 (4.10%) Altiris
9 5 (4.10%) Symantec
10 4 (3.28%) Cognos
10 4 (3.28%) Sophos
11 3 (2.46%) CommVault
11 3 (2.46%) EMC
11 3 (2.46%) Nintex
11 3 (2.46%) Qualys
11 3 (2.46%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.46%) Veritas
12 2 (1.64%) Nuix