Period
to 20 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 20 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
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 688 614 540
Rank change year-on-year -74 -74 -105
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 154 299 370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.27% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.95% 1.52% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 163 176
UK median daily rate £230 £260 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.54% -15.10% +65.54%
10th Percentile £112 £113 £116
90th Percentile £475 £438 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £257 £325
% change year-on-year +7.00% -20.92% +71.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 27 53
UK median hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.56% +50.00% -17.24%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.00 £10.80
90th Percentile £18.54 £28.00 £23.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 £18.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year -36.11% +50.00% -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 16128 19629 19940
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.94% 17.83% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10410 12832 12235
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £262 £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 393 472 688
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £45.23 £41.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.20 £18.50
% change year-on-year -5.92% +9.16% +8.82%

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 20 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 20 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 20 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 -73 132 £208 -20.19% 6
UK excluding London -42 105 £275 +7.00% 3
London -3 45 £215 -28.33% 3
North of England +43 38 £275 -15.38%
Yorkshire +43 21 £400 -5.88%
South East +15 19 £204 +35.83%
North West +22 15 £145 -58.57%
Midlands +5 13 £125 -47.92% 2
East Midlands -4 9 £125 +13.12%
East of England -19 8 £188 -7.98% 1
Scotland +46 7 £240 -17.24%
Wales -7 7 - -
South West -20 7 £413 +55.95%
Northern Ireland - 6 £325 -
West Midlands +16 4 £420 +68.00% 2
North East +28 2 £300 +15.38%

For the 6 months to 20 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.

1 153 (99.35%) Lotus
2 93 (60.39%) Windows
3 89 (57.79%) Microsoft
4 83 (53.90%) Microsoft Office
5 60 (38.96%) Citrix
6 54 (35.06%) Windows 7
7 51 (33.12%) Active Directory
8 45 (29.22%) VPN
9 34 (22.08%) Blackberry
10 32 (20.78%) Migration
10 32 (20.78%) Office 365
11 29 (18.83%) Finance
12 26 (16.88%) Windows XP
12 26 (16.88%) Android
13 21 (13.64%) Cisco
13 21 (13.64%) Mac OS
14 20 (12.99%) Cisco IOS
15 18 (11.69%) SharePoint
16 17 (11.04%) BYOD
17 16 (10.39%) IBM Domino
18 15 (9.74%) Skype for Business
18 15 (9.74%) Windows 8
19 14 (9.09%) Windows Server
20 13 (8.44%) Apple iOS
20 13 (8.44%) PowerShell
20 13 (8.44%) Banking
20 13 (8.44%) ITIL
20 13 (8.44%) HP
20 13 (8.44%) Microsoft Certification
21 12 (7.79%) MS Exchange

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 (11.69%) SharePoint
2 16 (10.39%) IBM Domino
3 15 (9.74%) Skype for Business
4 12 (7.79%) MS Exchange
5 9 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (5.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (5.19%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.65%) CMS
8 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 83 (53.90%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.95%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.65%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (4.55%) Eikon
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 32 (20.78%) Office 365
2 6 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.95%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.30%) G Suite
5 1 (0.65%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 45 (29.22%) VPN
2 20 (12.99%) Cisco IOS
3 11 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 9 (5.84%) LAN
5 7 (4.55%) SAN
6 6 (3.90%) DHCP
6 6 (3.90%) DNS
6 6 (3.90%) Skype
6 6 (3.90%) WAN
7 5 (3.25%) Avaya Modular Messaging
7 5 (3.25%) NAS
8 4 (2.60%) Internet
9 3 (1.95%) Network Security
9 3 (1.95%) Unified Communications
9 3 (1.95%) Wireless
10 2 (1.30%) Ethernet
10 2 (1.30%) VoIP
11 1 (0.65%) SMS
11 1 (0.65%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.95%) DataStage
1 3 (1.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.30%) GIS
2 2 (1.30%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 29 (18.83%) Finance
2 13 (8.44%) Banking
3 7 (4.55%) Retail
3 7 (4.55%) Retail Banking
4 6 (3.90%) Front Office
4 6 (3.90%) Legal
5 4 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.30%) Billing
6 2 (1.30%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (35.06%) Analyst
2 23 (14.94%) Support Analyst
3 21 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
4 19 (12.34%) Desktop Support
5 18 (11.69%) Support Engineer
6 16 (10.39%) 1st Line Support
7 13 (8.44%) Service Analyst
7 13 (8.44%) Service Desk Analyst
8 11 (7.14%) Administrator
8 11 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
9 10 (6.49%) Service Desk Support
10 9 (5.84%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 9 (5.84%) IT Analyst
11 8 (5.19%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 8 (5.19%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (5.19%) Consultant
11 8 (5.19%) IT Support
12 7 (4.55%) 1st Line Support Analyst
12 7 (4.55%) Help Desk Support
12 7 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.95%) Java SE
2 2 (1.30%) .NET
2 2 (1.30%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (0.65%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 34 (22.08%) Blackberry
2 17 (11.04%) BYOD
3 11 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.55%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.25%) PKI
6 4 (2.60%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.60%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.60%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.95%) AS400
7 3 (1.95%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.95%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (1.95%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.95%) Replication
8 2 (1.30%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.30%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.30%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.30%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.30%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.65%) CMDB
9 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 93 (60.39%) Windows
2 54 (35.06%) Windows 7
3 26 (16.88%) Android
3 26 (16.88%) Windows XP
4 21 (13.64%) Mac OS
5 15 (9.74%) Windows 8
6 14 (9.09%) Windows Server
7 13 (8.44%) Apple iOS
8 10 (6.49%) Windows 10
9 7 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.95%) OS/390
11 3 (1.95%) Unix
12 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.78%) Migration
2 13 (8.44%) ITIL
3 11 (7.14%) Coaching
4 10 (6.49%) Change Management
5 8 (5.19%) Time Management
6 7 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 7 (4.55%) Problem Management
6 7 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (3.90%) Asset Management
7 6 (3.90%) Service Management
8 5 (3.25%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (3.25%) CRM
8 5 (3.25%) ERP
9 4 (2.60%) Business Analysis
9 4 (2.60%) Incident Management
9 4 (2.60%) Project Management
10 3 (1.95%) Software Deployment
10 3 (1.95%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (1.95%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.44%) PowerShell
2 7 (4.55%) SQL
2 7 (4.55%) VBScript
3 3 (1.95%) Java
4 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (8.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (3.25%) MCSE
3 4 (2.60%) Degree
3 4 (2.60%) MCP
3 4 (2.60%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.30%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.30%) ACDT
5 2 (1.30%) ACHDS
5 2 (1.30%) ACTC
5 2 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.30%) MCDST
5 2 (1.30%) MCSA
5 2 (1.30%) MCSM
5 2 (1.30%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (1.30%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.65%) PgMP
6 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.95%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 51 (33.12%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 7 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
2 7 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.55%) XenDesktop
3 6 (3.90%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.95%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.30%) vSphere
7 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (3.90%) SCOM
2 5 (3.25%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.95%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (1.95%) SCCM
3 3 (1.95%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.95%) Tivoli NetView
4 2 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.65%) DameWare
5 1 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 153 (99.35%) Lotus
2 89 (57.79%) Microsoft
3 60 (38.96%) Citrix
4 21 (13.64%) Cisco
5 13 (8.44%) HP
6 11 (7.14%) Bloomberg
6 11 (7.14%) IBM
6 11 (7.14%) VMware
7 10 (6.49%) Reuters
8 8 (5.19%) Apple
8 8 (5.19%) SAP
9 6 (3.90%) Dell
9 6 (3.90%) ServiceNow
10 5 (3.25%) Avaya
10 5 (3.25%) CyberTech
10 5 (3.25%) MuleSoft
10 5 (3.25%) NICE Systems
10 5 (3.25%) Oracle
10 5 (3.25%) Pegasus
11 4 (2.60%) Remedy
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