Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 778 732 640
Rank change year-on-year -46 -92 -36
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 120 154 254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.68% 0.90% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 81 147
UK median daily rate £235 £210 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.90% -6.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £123 £128 £120
90th Percentile £475 £438 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £240 £281 £235
% change year-on-year -14.67% +19.68% -29.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 12 23
UK median hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.07% -19.44% +50.00%
10th Percentile £12.39 £10.50 £11.55
90th Percentile £49.78 £24.70 £28.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -46.81% +95.83%

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 17,580 17,180 19,622
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.85% 16.68% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,444 11,261 12,730
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £625 £603 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 439 493
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £12.34 £11.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £47.88 £48.15 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £20.73
% change year-on-year +10.00% -3.52% +7.13%

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 14 November 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 14 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for IBM Notes in the UK

IBM Notes
Top 14 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 14 November 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 -4 110 £200 +5.26% 9
UK excluding London -27 86 £240 -14.67% 4
North of England -3 33 £160 -41.82% 2
London -33 31 £184 +11.18% 5
North West +3 18 £160 +60.00%
Midlands -6 17 £375 +141.94%
East of England +26 15 £240 - 1
Yorkshire -18 14 £290 -31.76% 2
South East -9 13 £250 +11.11%
West Midlands -30 10 £160 -7.41%
East Midlands +18 7 £413 +230.00%
Scotland -20 7 £425 +13.33%
North East -1 1 - -
South West -31 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 116 (96.67%) Lotus
2 56 (46.67%) Windows
3 44 (36.67%) Active Directory
4 41 (34.17%) Microsoft
5 29 (24.17%) ITIL
6 27 (22.50%) Microsoft Office
6 27 (22.50%) Office 365
7 24 (20.00%) IBM Domino
8 23 (19.17%) Windows 7
9 22 (18.33%) SharePoint
9 22 (18.33%) Migration
10 20 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (15.00%) Windows 10
11 18 (15.00%) Citrix
11 18 (15.00%) VMware
12 16 (13.33%) MS Exchange
13 15 (12.50%) WAN
13 15 (12.50%) Java
14 14 (11.67%) IBM
14 14 (11.67%) Windows Server
14 14 (11.67%) Problem-Solving
15 13 (10.83%) LAN
15 13 (10.83%) Finance
15 13 (10.83%) Change Management
16 12 (10.00%) Service Management
16 12 (10.00%) Cisco
16 12 (10.00%) SQL
16 12 (10.00%) Oracle
17 11 (9.17%) TCP/IP
17 11 (9.17%) Manufacturing

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 24 (20.00%) IBM Domino
2 22 (18.33%) SharePoint
3 16 (13.33%) MS Exchange
4 5 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (4.17%) Quickr
4 5 (4.17%) Skype for Business
5 4 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.50%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.83%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 27 (22.50%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 27 (22.50%) Office 365
2 2 (1.67%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.67%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.50%) WAN
2 13 (10.83%) LAN
3 11 (9.17%) TCP/IP
4 9 (7.50%) Skype
5 8 (6.67%) VPN
6 7 (5.83%) DNS
7 6 (5.00%) DHCP
7 6 (5.00%) Internet
8 5 (4.17%) Ethernet
8 5 (4.17%) IMAP
8 5 (4.17%) VoIP
9 4 (3.33%) Wireless
10 3 (2.50%) iSCSI
10 3 (2.50%) NAS
10 3 (2.50%) Network Security
10 3 (2.50%) SAN
10 3 (2.50%) SMTP
10 3 (2.50%) WLAN
11 2 (1.67%) Kerberos
11 2 (1.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.83%) MS Access
4 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (10.83%) Finance
2 11 (9.17%) Manufacturing
3 8 (6.67%) Retail
4 4 (3.33%) Cantonese Language
4 4 (3.33%) Mandarin Language
5 2 (1.67%) Automotive
5 2 (1.67%) Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Marketing
6 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 33 (27.50%) Analyst
2 17 (14.17%) Desktop Support
3 16 (13.33%) Service Analyst
3 16 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 13 (10.83%) Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (9.17%) Support Analyst
6 10 (8.33%) Administrator
7 9 (7.50%) Desktop Engineer
7 9 (7.50%) Developer
7 9 (7.50%) Lotus Notes Support
8 8 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (5.83%) Consultant
9 7 (5.83%) IT Engineer
9 7 (5.83%) Lotus Notes Engineer
10 6 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
10 6 (5.00%) Domino Administrator
10 6 (5.00%) IT Support
10 6 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
11 5 (4.17%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 5 (4.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.17%) Web Services
2 4 (3.33%) .NET
2 4 (3.33%) XPages
3 3 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.50%) HTML
3 3 (2.50%) jQuery
3 3 (2.50%) XML
4 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.67%) CSS
4 2 (1.67%) REST
4 2 (1.67%) SPNEGO
5 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.83%) Velocity
5 1 (0.83%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.50%) Blackberry
4 6 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.17%) Fat Client
5 5 (4.17%) Thin Client
6 4 (3.33%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.50%) CMDB
7 3 (2.50%) PMI
8 2 (1.67%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.67%) Clustering
8 2 (1.67%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.67%) iPhone
8 2 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.83%) iSeries
9 1 (0.83%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.83%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 56 (46.67%) Windows
2 23 (19.17%) Windows 7
3 18 (15.00%) Windows 10
4 14 (11.67%) Windows Server
5 9 (7.50%) Windows XP
6 7 (5.83%) Unix
7 6 (5.00%) Linux
7 6 (5.00%) Windows 8
8 5 (4.17%) Apple iOS
8 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.50%) Solaris
11 2 (1.67%) AIX
11 2 (1.67%) Android
11 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.83%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (24.17%) ITIL
2 22 (18.33%) Migration
3 14 (11.67%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (10.83%) Change Management
5 12 (10.00%) Service Management
6 9 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (7.50%) Problem Management
7 8 (6.67%) Identity Management
7 8 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
8 7 (5.83%) Incident Management
9 6 (5.00%) Project Management
9 6 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (5.00%) Validation
10 5 (4.17%) High Availability
10 5 (4.17%) Network Virtualisation
10 5 (4.17%) Proactive Monitoring
10 5 (4.17%) Time Management
10 5 (4.17%) Trend Analysis
11 4 (3.33%) Fault Analysis
12 3 (2.50%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.50%) Java
2 12 (10.00%) SQL
3 10 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.50%) PowerShell
5 7 (5.83%) LotusScript
6 5 (4.17%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.67%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.83%) C
8 1 (0.83%) C#
8 1 (0.83%) Perl
8 1 (0.83%) VB
8 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (9.17%) Degree
2 9 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (5.00%) MCP
5 5 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.33%) MCSE
6 4 (3.33%) MCSM
7 3 (2.50%) A+ Certification
7 3 (2.50%) CAPM
7 3 (2.50%) MCSA
7 3 (2.50%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (2.50%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.50%) PMP
8 2 (1.67%) CCNA
8 2 (1.67%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.83%) ACTC
9 1 (0.83%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.83%) SLA
2 3 (2.50%) QA
3 2 (1.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.83%) GDPR
System Software
1 44 (36.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.50%) vSphere
3 7 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (4.17%) VMware NSX
5 3 (2.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.50%) NFS
5 3 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.67%) Xen
7 1 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.83%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (9.17%) SCCM
2 6 (5.00%) NetBackup
2 6 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (4.17%) vMotion
3 5 (4.17%) vRealize
4 4 (3.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (2.50%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.67%) SCSM
6 2 (1.67%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 116 (96.67%) Lotus
2 41 (34.17%) Microsoft
3 18 (15.00%) Citrix
3 18 (15.00%) VMware
4 14 (11.67%) IBM
5 12 (10.00%) Cisco
5 12 (10.00%) Oracle
6 7 (5.83%) HP
7 5 (4.17%) Xerox
8 4 (3.33%) Cognos
9 3 (2.50%) Adobe
9 3 (2.50%) McAfee
9 3 (2.50%) Trend Micro
10 2 (1.67%) Apple
10 2 (1.67%) Avaya
10 2 (1.67%) iManage
10 2 (1.67%) Mitel
11 1 (0.83%) APTARE
11 1 (0.83%) IFS
11 1 (0.83%) PeopleSoft