Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 24 November 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 175 175
Rank change year-on-year +25 0 -32
Contract jobs citing Lotus 10 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.33% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% 0.30% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 8
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% - +30.00%
10th Percentile £413 £247 £252
90th Percentile £438 £433 £366
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £288 £325
% change year-on-year +47.83% -11.54% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £42.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 West Yorkshire.

All Vendors
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1188 1353 1782
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 39.16% 37.81% 39.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 845 1061
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +6.06%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £240
90th Percentile £550 £558 £506
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 47 101
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.43% -3.45% +30.34%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.50 £8.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £21.00 £37.04
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year -2.07% +6.66% +4.58%

Lotus
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Lotus in West Yorkshire

Lotus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lotus in West Yorkshire

Lotus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lotus in West Yorkshire

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Leeds +18 7 - -
Bradford +14 2 £425 +27.34%
Halifax - 1 £425 -
Lotus
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 10 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) VPN
3 7 (70.00%) Citrix
3 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (60.00%) Blackberry
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (60.00%) Android
4 6 (60.00%) Mac OS
5 5 (50.00%) BYOD
6 4 (40.00%) Coaching
7 3 (30.00%) Office 365
8 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (20.00%) Time Management
8 2 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
8 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
8 2 (20.00%) Email Migration
8 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 2 (20.00%) ITIL
8 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (20.00%) Finance
8 2 (20.00%) Migration
8 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (20.00%) Smartphone
9 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
9 1 (10.00%) SCCM
9 1 (10.00%) Banking

Lotus
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 10 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Support
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Deskside Support
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Mac Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (50.00%) BYOD
3 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (20.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (60.00%) Android
3 6 (60.00%) Mac OS
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (20.00%) Email Migration
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Time Management
2 2 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Altiris
4 1 (10.00%) Bloomberg
4 1 (10.00%) NetMotion Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) Reuters