Period
to 14 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 751 703 612
Rank change year-on-year -48 -91 -55
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 137 142 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.15% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.80% 0.88% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 63 168
UK median daily rate £203 £215 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.81% -21.82% -14.06%
10th Percentile £126 £123 £125
90th Percentile £438 £505 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £301 £260
% change year-on-year -33.61% +15.87% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 23 26
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £12.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.00% -30.56% +39.16%
10th Percentile £12.50 £10.50 £12.38
90th Percentile £51.25 £18.68 £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.75 £11.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +36.96% -36.11% +50.00%

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 17,188 16,183 19,940
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.79% 16.93% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,239 10,472 13,108
UK median daily rate £450 £437 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.92% +4.11% +8.39%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £253
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 409 404 475
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £19.40 £20.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.68% -4.87% +1.95%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.25 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.30 £20.76
% change year-on-year +3.65% -7.03% +3.78%

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 August 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 August 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 14 August 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 -39 113 £230 +15.00% 10
UK excluding London -24 90 £200 -33.61% 9
London -23 46 £211 +14.54% 2
North of England -18 30 £163 -45.83% 3
North West +1 25 £155 +3.33% 1
South East -23 15 £250 -23.08%
Scotland -31 13 £350 +45.83% 1
East of England +7 11 £350 +99.71% 1
Wales -11 10 £180 -
Midlands -12 9 £375 +200.00% 4
East Midlands +7 8 £375 +200.00%
Yorkshire -33 4 £325 -18.75% 2
South West -7 2 £110 -73.73%
North East -6 1 - -
West Midlands -26 1 - - 4

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 127 (92.70%) Lotus
2 61 (44.53%) Windows
3 34 (24.82%) SharePoint
4 33 (24.09%) IBM Domino
5 32 (23.36%) Microsoft
6 27 (19.71%) IBM
7 26 (18.98%) Migration
7 26 (18.98%) Office 365
8 25 (18.25%) Windows Server
8 25 (18.25%) Microsoft Office
9 24 (17.52%) Active Directory
10 22 (16.06%) Security Cleared
11 21 (15.33%) SC Cleared
11 21 (15.33%) Oracle
11 21 (15.33%) Java
12 20 (14.60%) SQL
12 20 (14.60%) Problem-Solving
13 19 (13.87%) Linux
14 16 (11.68%) MS Exchange
14 16 (11.68%) LAN
14 16 (11.68%) Windows 7
14 16 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (10.95%) SCCM
15 15 (10.95%) Finance
15 15 (10.95%) VMware
15 15 (10.95%) Microsoft Excel
15 15 (10.95%) ITIL
16 14 (10.22%) JavaScript
16 14 (10.22%) WAN
16 14 (10.22%) Citrix

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 34 (24.82%) SharePoint
2 33 (24.09%) IBM Domino
3 16 (11.68%) MS Exchange
4 9 (6.57%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (4.38%) Quickr
5 6 (4.38%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.92%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.19%) IBM Connections
7 3 (2.19%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.46%) FileNet
8 2 (1.46%) IIS
8 2 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.73%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 25 (18.25%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (10.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.19%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Concordance
1 2 (1.46%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 26 (18.98%) Office 365
2 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.73%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.68%) LAN
2 14 (10.22%) WAN
3 9 (6.57%) DNS
3 9 (6.57%) TCP/IP
4 8 (5.84%) DHCP
4 8 (5.84%) Internet
4 8 (5.84%) Skype
4 8 (5.84%) VPN
5 5 (3.65%) Ethernet
5 5 (3.65%) Firewall
5 5 (3.65%) iSCSI
5 5 (3.65%) NAS
5 5 (3.65%) SAN
6 4 (2.92%) VoIP
7 3 (2.19%) Telepresence
7 3 (2.19%) Wireless
8 2 (1.46%) Intranet
8 2 (1.46%) Junos
8 2 (1.46%) Network Security
8 2 (1.46%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.49%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.11%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (2.92%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.19%) DB2
4 3 (2.19%) MS Access
5 2 (1.46%) GIS
5 2 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.73%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.92%) MSI
2 2 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.73%) JIRA
General
1 15 (10.95%) Finance
2 13 (9.49%) Manufacturing
3 8 (5.84%) Retail
4 3 (2.19%) Banking
4 3 (2.19%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.46%) Law
5 2 (1.46%) Legal
6 1 (0.73%) Military
6 1 (0.73%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (20.44%) Analyst
2 22 (16.06%) Desktop Support
3 19 (13.87%) Support Engineer
4 18 (13.14%) Developer
5 15 (10.95%) Desktop Engineer
6 13 (9.49%) Administrator
7 11 (8.03%) Service Analyst
7 11 (8.03%) Support Analyst
8 10 (7.30%) Lotus Notes Developer
9 9 (6.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 9 (6.57%) Floorwalker
10 8 (5.84%) IT Support
10 8 (5.84%) Project Manager
10 8 (5.84%) Service Desk Analyst
11 7 (5.11%) 2nd Line Support
11 7 (5.11%) Domino Administrator
11 7 (5.11%) IT Engineer
11 7 (5.11%) Lotus Notes Support
12 6 (4.38%) 1st Line Support
12 6 (4.38%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.30%) Web Services
2 9 (6.57%) .NET
3 7 (5.11%) HTML
4 6 (4.38%) jQuery
4 6 (4.38%) XML
5 5 (3.65%) CSS
6 4 (2.92%) XPages
7 3 (2.19%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.19%) Spring
8 2 (1.46%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.46%) REST
8 2 (1.46%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.73%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.73%) PostGIS
9 1 (0.73%) Spring Boot
9 1 (0.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.73%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.03%) Blackberry
3 8 (5.84%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.11%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.38%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (3.65%) Fat Client
6 5 (3.65%) Thin Client
7 4 (2.92%) iPhone
7 4 (2.92%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (2.19%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.46%) CMDB
9 2 (1.46%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.46%) PMI
9 2 (1.46%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.46%) Wiki
10 1 (0.73%) iSeries
10 1 (0.73%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.73%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 61 (44.53%) Windows
2 25 (18.25%) Windows Server
3 19 (13.87%) Linux
4 16 (11.68%) Windows 7
5 11 (8.03%) Unix
6 10 (7.30%) Windows 10
7 8 (5.84%) Windows 8
8 6 (4.38%) Apple iOS
9 5 (3.65%) Android
9 5 (3.65%) Solaris
9 5 (3.65%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.92%) AIX
10 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.19%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (2.19%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (18.98%) Migration
2 20 (14.60%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (10.95%) ITIL
4 12 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (8.03%) Change Management
5 11 (8.03%) Time Management
6 10 (7.30%) Project Management
7 9 (6.57%) Validation
8 8 (5.84%) Document Management
9 7 (5.11%) Creative Thinking
9 7 (5.11%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.38%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (4.38%) High Availability
10 6 (4.38%) Identity Management
10 6 (4.38%) Incident Management
10 6 (4.38%) Service Management
11 5 (3.65%) Break/Fix
11 5 (3.65%) Data Protection
12 4 (2.92%) Customer Requirements
12 4 (2.92%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.33%) Java
2 20 (14.60%) SQL
3 14 (10.22%) JavaScript
4 11 (8.03%) LotusScript
5 9 (6.57%) PowerShell
6 8 (5.84%) C
6 8 (5.84%) Shell Script
7 6 (4.38%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.65%) C#
9 4 (2.92%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.92%) C++
9 4 (2.92%) Perl
10 2 (1.46%) Python
10 2 (1.46%) Ruby
10 2 (1.46%) VBScript
11 1 (0.73%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (16.06%) Security Cleared
2 21 (15.33%) SC Cleared
3 11 (8.03%) Degree
4 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.65%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.19%) HNC
7 3 (2.19%) HND
7 3 (2.19%) MCSE
7 3 (2.19%) MCSM
8 2 (1.46%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.46%) CAPM
8 2 (1.46%) CCNA
8 2 (1.46%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.46%) MCP
8 2 (1.46%) MCSA
8 2 (1.46%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.46%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.46%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.38%) SLA
2 4 (2.92%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (1.46%) QA
System Software
1 24 (17.52%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.30%) vSphere
3 5 (3.65%) NFS
3 5 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.92%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (2.92%) VMware NSX
5 3 (2.19%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.46%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.73%) Xen
7 1 (0.73%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (10.95%) SCCM
2 11 (8.03%) NetBackup
3 6 (4.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (3.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (2.92%) vMotion
5 4 (2.92%) vRealize
6 2 (1.46%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.73%) SCOM
7 1 (0.73%) SCSM
Vendors
1 127 (92.70%) Lotus
2 32 (23.36%) Microsoft
3 27 (19.71%) IBM
4 21 (15.33%) Oracle
5 15 (10.95%) VMware
6 14 (10.22%) Citrix
7 13 (9.49%) Cisco
8 8 (5.84%) Apple
8 8 (5.84%) HP
9 6 (4.38%) Cognos
10 5 (3.65%) Altiris
10 5 (3.65%) Symantec
11 4 (2.92%) APTARE
11 4 (2.92%) CommVault
11 4 (2.92%) Sophos
11 4 (2.92%) Veritas
11 4 (2.92%) Xerox
12 3 (2.19%) Avaya
12 3 (2.19%) EMC
12 3 (2.19%) Red Hat