The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 3 months to 28 March 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.

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

Lotus
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 - 26
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Lotus 3 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 3.03% - 4.46%
As % of the Vendors category 6.82% - 7.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Median daily rate £140 - £120
UK excluding London median daily rate £143 £250 £300
% change year-on-year -43.00% -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £12.21
% change year-on-year -31.57% +55.61%  

Lotus is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 44 168 128
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 44.44% 47.73% 63.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 87 74
Median daily rate £388 £479 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.10% -8.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £320 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 £10.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -42.85%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Lotus
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington citing Lotus as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Lotus in Warrington

Lotus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lotus in Warrington

Lotus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lotus in Warrington

Lotus
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Lotus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Warrington region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 9 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 9 (100.00%) Service Management
1 9 (100.00%) Change Management
1 9 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 9 (100.00%) MS Office
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 9 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 9 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (55.56%) Trend Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) MCP
2 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Management

Lotus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 9 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (100.00%) MS Office
2 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Change Management
1 9 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 9 (100.00%) Service Management
2 5 (55.56%) Trend Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) MCP
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft