Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 27 May 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)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 166 172
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 0 3 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.069% 0.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.48% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 20
West Midlands median daily rate - - £284
England median daily rate £265 £150 £250
% change year-on-year +76.67% -40.00% -15.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
West Midlands median hourly rate - £12.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.63% -0.63%
England median hourly rate £18.00 £13.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00% +38.46%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 715 620 984
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.61% 14.32% 18.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 361 554
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £263 £216 £247
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
England median daily rate £458 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +6.40% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 31 18
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.25 £18.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.28% +16.13% -2.21%
10th Percentile £11.23 £10.50 £10.82
90th Percentile £28.83 £31.50 £25.03
England median hourly rate £19.28 £19.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.95% -1.70% +5.26%

IBM Notes
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing IBM Notes as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for IBM Notes in the West Midlands

IBM Notes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IBM Notes in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Notes in the West Midlands

IBM Notes
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Notes in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM Notes in the West Midlands