Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 August 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 141 182
Rank change year-on-year -21 +41 -10
Contract jobs citing Lotus 3 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.089% 0.46% 0.074%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 1.22% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
West Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% -3.03% +26.92%
10th Percentile £313 £395 £329
90th Percentile £338 £405 £506
Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £400 £440
% change year-on-year -18.75% -9.09% +35.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £34.75 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £34.75 £11.50 -
% change year-on-year +202.17% - -

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 1,091 1,066 1,417
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 32.38% 37.71% 35.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 680 639 930
West Yorkshire median daily rate £414 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £281 £269 £270
90th Percentile £575 £545 £551
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 39 46
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.98 £14.20 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +9.23% -15.34%
10th Percentile £10.75 £9.25 £9.13
90th Percentile £33.53 £26.80 £20.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £13.81
% change year-on-year +25.00% +1.38% +1.58%

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 20 August 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
Todmorden - 2 - - 1
Bradford -8 1 £325 -18.75%
Lotus
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 3 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Tivoli
2 2 (66.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) CAD
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Trend Micro
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Storage Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) SCSM
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM

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 3 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Domino
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CAD
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Storage Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Xen
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Tivoli
1 2 (66.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Trend Micro
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) IBM