Period
to 10 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 10 December 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 171 195
Rank change year-on-year -12 +24 +15
Contract jobs citing Lotus 15 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.36% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% 0.92% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 4
Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £425 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% +47.83% -11.54%
10th Percentile £149 £339 £227
90th Percentile £460 £563 £421
England median daily rate £185 £190 £218
% change year-on-year -2.63% -12.64% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £33.50 - -
England median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year -25.00% +6.95% +55.83%

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 Yorkshire.

All Vendors
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,892 1,747 2,116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.10% 39.47% 39.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,190 1,072 1,322
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £255 £213 £250
90th Percentile £551 £563 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 88 106
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.70 £14.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.08% +1.52% +6.51%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.94 £9.69
90th Percentile £25.00 £40.00 £24.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%

Lotus
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Lotus in Yorkshire

Lotus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lotus in Yorkshire

Lotus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lotus in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Lotus in Yorkshire

Lotus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lotus in Yorkshire

Lotus
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lotus in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Lotus in Yorkshire

Lotus
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
West Yorkshire -18 9 £444 +4.41% 1
North Yorkshire - 4 £155 -
South Yorkshire -11 2 £140 -55.56% 1
Lotus
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 15 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 5 (33.33%) IBM Domino
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
5 3 (20.00%) CAD
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (20.00%) Tivoli
5 3 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) VoIP
5 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) Trend Micro
5 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (20.00%) Office 365
5 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (20.00%) Storage Management
6 2 (13.33%) Technical Debt
6 2 (13.33%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (13.33%) Digital Transformation Programme

Lotus
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 15 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 5 (33.33%) IBM Domino
2 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) VoIP
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security
2 2 (13.33%) SSL
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) VPN
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) IT Support
2 5 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Lotus Notes Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Network Support
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) AIX
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) CAD
2 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Storage Management
3 2 (13.33%) Commercial Awareness
3 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Debt
4 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) Xen
4 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (13.33%) SCSM
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Trend Micro
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Cognos
4 2 (13.33%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Adobe
5 1 (6.67%) McAfee
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec