The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Integration Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
Rank 92 73 98
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +25
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 7 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.45% 0.83% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.62% 3.97% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £410 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £429 £493 £450
% change year-on-year
-12.94% +9.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
IBM Integration Bus
England

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
433 302 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.63% 20.91% 23.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 159 188
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 21
Average hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -52.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £16.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

IBM Integration Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

IBM Integration Bus Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

IBM Integration Bus
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

IBM Integration Bus Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

IBM Integration Bus
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Integration Bus within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -12 3 - -
Derbyshire - 1 £370 -
IBM Integration Bus
England

IBM Integration Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (53.33%) IBM
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) HTTP
4 6 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL
5 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) Puppet
6 4 (26.67%) Open Source
6 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) DataPower
6 4 (26.67%) Unix
6 4 (26.67%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) DB2
6 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (26.67%) SOA
6 4 (26.67%) ETL
7 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (20.00%) Middleware
7 3 (20.00%) SAP
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle
7 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (20.00%) DataStage
7 3 (20.00%) Talend
8 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (13.33%) Apigee

IBM Integration Bus
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) AquaLogic
2 1 (6.67%) MQSeries
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (6.67%) Tuxedo
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) HTTP
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) DB2
2 3 (20.00%) DataStage
3 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
1 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Middleware Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Middleware Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Architect
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) AIX Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Unix Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Unix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (20.00%) Middleware
3 2 (13.33%) BAPI
3 2 (13.33%) REST
3 2 (13.33%) SOAP
3 2 (13.33%) WSDL
3 2 (13.33%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) XSD
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) DataPower
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Unix
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (13.33%) AIX
5 1 (6.67%) OS/390
5 1 (6.67%) Solaris
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (26.67%) ETL
3 4 (26.67%) Open Source
3 4 (26.67%) SOA
4 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) QMS
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Security Management
5 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) C
2 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Puppet
2 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) IBM
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) SAP
2 3 (20.00%) Talend
3 2 (13.33%) Apigee
4 1 (6.67%) Axway
4 1 (6.67%) Fujitsu
4 1 (6.67%) Intel
4 1 (6.67%) Metastorm
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) Software AG
4 1 (6.67%) Sun
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) webMethods