Period
to 18 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Lotus over the 6 months to 18 September 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within IBM Lotus Software.

Lotus
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 81 82
Rank change year-on-year -22 +1 +30
Contract jobs citing Lotus 6 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.39% 0.78% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 1.88% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Wales median daily rate £188 - £450
10th Percentile £164 - £355
90th Percentile £195 - £470
UK median daily rate £205 £218 £265
% change year-on-year -5.75% -17.92% -18.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Wales median hourly rate - £11.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £12.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year +70.83% -30.43% +43.75%

Lotus is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Wales.

All Vendors
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 751 480 446
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 48.55% 41.52% 39.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 546 322 272
Wales median daily rate £405 £358 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.29% -4.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £283 £175 £200
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 34 34
Wales median hourly rate £11.78 £14.75 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.14% +18.00% -13.79%
10th Percentile £10.16 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £21.18 £25.00 £20.67
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Lotus
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Lotus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Lotus in Wales

Lotus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Lotus in Wales.

Contractor daily rate trend for Lotus in Wales

Lotus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus in Wales.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lotus in Wales

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the Wales region over the 6 months to 18 September 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
South Wales -23 6 £188 -
Lotus
UK

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Lotus 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 6 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (66.67%) Document Management
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (50.00%) Information Architecture
5 2 (33.33%) C
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (16.67%) Workflow
6 1 (16.67%) Migration
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (16.67%) Nintex
6 1 (16.67%) Records Management
6 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving

Lotus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 6 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Floorwalker
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Document Management
2 3 (50.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Records Management
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Nintex