The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Integration Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Integration Bus over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
Rank 149 193 217
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +24
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 8 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.13% 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.71% 0.43% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Average daily rate £475 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.80 £37.80
IBM Integration Bus
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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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1132 1644 1862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 32.43% 30.07% 29.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 960 1303 1403
Average daily rate £475 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 3
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.72 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.59% -51.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.52 £16.31 £37.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.94 £60.00 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

IBM Integration Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM Integration Bus across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

IBM Integration Bus Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IBM Integration Bus
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

IBM Integration Bus Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

IBM Integration Bus
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM Integration Bus across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

IBM Integration Bus Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

IBM Integration Bus
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IBM Integration Bus across the City of London region.

IBM Integration Bus Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

IBM Integration Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing IBM Integration Bus also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IBM Integration Bus.

1 16 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (81.25%) WebSphere MQ
3 11 (68.75%) Finance
3 11 (68.75%) Unix
4 10 (62.50%) Java
5 9 (56.25%) IBM
6 6 (37.50%) SOA
6 6 (37.50%) Middleware
6 6 (37.50%) SQL
6 6 (37.50%) Ant
6 6 (37.50%) Linux
7 5 (31.25%) XML
7 5 (31.25%) XSLT
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle
7 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (25.00%) Financial Institution
8 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
8 4 (25.00%) AIX
8 4 (25.00%) Python
9 3 (18.75%) Apache
9 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
9 3 (18.75%) Solaris
9 3 (18.75%) XSD
9 3 (18.75%) MySQL
9 3 (18.75%) Web Services
9 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 3 (18.75%) Sybase
9 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
9 3 (18.75%) LAMP

IBM Integration Bus
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing IBM Integration Bus also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IBM Integration Bus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (18.75%) Apache
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
4 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (12.50%) WMQI
5 1 (6.25%) IIS
5 1 (6.25%) MQSeries
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) FTP
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) DB2
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Ant
2 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (18.75%) Gerrit
3 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 3 (18.75%) JIRA
3 3 (18.75%) Maven
3 3 (18.75%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
4 2 (12.50%) ClearCase
4 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Applications Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Deployment Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Integration Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java WebSphere Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Middleware Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Middleware Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior WebSphere Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Developer
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) XML Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (37.50%) Middleware
3 5 (31.25%) XML
3 5 (31.25%) XSLT
4 3 (18.75%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (18.75%) FpML
4 3 (18.75%) LAMP
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) XSD
5 2 (12.50%) FIXML
5 2 (12.50%) J2EE
5 2 (12.50%) XML Schema
6 1 (6.25%) HTML
6 1 (6.25%) JRules
6 1 (6.25%) JSON
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (6.25%) WebCenter
6 1 (6.25%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Hedge funds
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Derivative
2 1 (6.25%) Equities
2 1 (6.25%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Unix
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) AIX
4 3 (18.75%) Solaris
5 2 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) SOA
2 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (18.75%) AOP
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) BCP
5 1 (6.25%) BPMN
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) EAI
5 1 (6.25%) Fund Accounting
5 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security
5 1 (6.25%) Investment Management
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Release Management
5 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
4 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Perl
6 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.25%) XPath
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) vCloud
2 1 (6.25%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Control-M
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) IBM
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) Sybase
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Informatica
5 1 (6.25%) Charles River
5 1 (6.25%) Fiserv
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) WorldPay