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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Integration Bus over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
Rank 157 207 195
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -12
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 9 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.33% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Median daily rate £420 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £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
1220 1792 1690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.66% 30.23% 29.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1043 1461 1267
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 10
Median hourly rate £20.00 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.45% -46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

IBM Integration Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 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
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 24 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus.

1 18 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 16 (88.89%) WebSphere MQ
3 13 (72.22%) Finance
4 11 (61.11%) Java
5 10 (55.56%) IBM
6 9 (50.00%) XML
7 8 (44.44%) Web Services
8 7 (38.89%) Middleware
8 7 (38.89%) Oracle
8 7 (38.89%) Unix
9 6 (33.33%) Financial Institution
10 5 (27.78%) XML Messaging
10 5 (27.78%) Linux
10 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
10 5 (27.78%) XPath
11 4 (22.22%) REST
11 4 (22.22%) Banking
11 4 (22.22%) XSLT
11 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
11 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
12 3 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
12 3 (16.67%) VMware
12 3 (16.67%) Fixed Income
12 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
12 3 (16.67%) SOA
12 3 (16.67%) Windows
12 3 (16.67%) AIX
12 3 (16.67%) Python

IBM Integration Bus
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 18 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 2 (11.11%) Apache
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.56%) IBM Transformation Extender
4 1 (5.56%) IIS
4 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Documaker
1 1 (5.56%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) FTP
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.11%) DB2
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Ant
1 3 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
1 3 (16.67%) Subversion
1 3 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (11.11%) Gerrit
2 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) Maven
2 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 4 (22.22%) Banking
4 3 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
1 5 (27.78%) Integration Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) WebSphere Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) XML Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Middleware Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Middleware Developer
3 3 (16.67%) WebSphere Architect
3 3 (16.67%) WebSphere Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) WebSphere Developer
3 3 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Deployment Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (50.00%) XML
3 8 (44.44%) Web Services
4 7 (38.89%) Middleware
5 5 (27.78%) XML Messaging
6 4 (22.22%) REST
6 4 (22.22%) XSLT
7 3 (16.67%) .NET
8 2 (11.11%) LAMP
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (11.11%) WebCenter
9 1 (5.56%) J2EE
9 1 (5.56%) JRules
9 1 (5.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Equities
1 3 (16.67%) Fixed Income
2 2 (11.11%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Unix
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) AIX
3 3 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
1 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
1 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (16.67%) SOA
2 2 (11.11%) AOP
2 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (11.11%) DevOps
2 2 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.56%) Information Security
3 1 (5.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
3 1 (5.56%) Release Management
3 1 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) XPath
3 3 (16.67%) Perl
3 3 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) vCloud
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.56%) PowerHA
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Control-M
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) IBM
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) Serena
4 3 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (11.11%) WorldPay
6 1 (5.56%) F5
6 1 (5.56%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (5.56%) Informatica
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.56%) Siebel