The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Integration Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Integration Bus over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
Rank 117 115 118
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 1 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.044% 0.42% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 2.00% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 4
Median daily rate - £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
IBM Integration Bus
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
473 549 527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.82% 21.06% 21.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 365 257
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +89.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

IBM Integration Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing IBM Integration Bus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

IBM Integration Bus Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IBM Integration Bus
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus across the Berkshire region.

IBM Integration Bus Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

IBM Integration Bus
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Integration Bus within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 1 - -
IBM Integration Bus
South East

IBM Integration Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus.

1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) DataPower
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) SSH
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CA
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (33.33%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

IBM Integration Bus
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) JMS
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft