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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Integration Bus over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
Rank 103 88 96
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 5 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.30% 0.62% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 2.38% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 1
Median daily rate £350 £430 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% -8.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
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
500 421 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 30.27% 25.99% 23.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 258 217
Median daily rate £388 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 16
Median hourly rate £47.50 £8.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+493.75% -78.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

IBM Integration Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Integration Bus within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Derbyshire - 3 £350 -
Nottinghamshire -7 2 - -
IBM Integration Bus
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus.

1 11 (78.57%) WebSphere
2 10 (71.43%) SOA
3 8 (57.14%) Web Services
4 7 (50.00%) webMethods
4 7 (50.00%) RESTful
4 7 (50.00%) SOAP
5 6 (42.86%) DataPower
5 6 (42.86%) IBM
5 6 (42.86%) XML
6 5 (35.71%) Software AG
7 4 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (28.57%) Java
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 4 (28.57%) SAP
7 4 (28.57%) HTTP
7 4 (28.57%) Unix
7 4 (28.57%) Windows
7 4 (28.57%) Linux
7 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (28.57%) Network Architecture
7 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
7 4 (28.57%) Release Management
8 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
8 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
8 3 (21.43%) REST
8 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (21.43%) WSDL
8 3 (21.43%) XSD

IBM Integration Bus
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 11 (78.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Architect
2 7 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (42.86%) Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Integration Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Designer
4 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Developer
4 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Middleware Architect
5 2 (14.29%) webMethods Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Migration Architect
6 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Web Services
2 7 (50.00%) RESTful
2 7 (50.00%) SOAP
3 6 (42.86%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (21.43%) BAPI
5 3 (21.43%) REST
5 3 (21.43%) WSDL
5 3 (21.43%) XSD
5 3 (21.43%) XSLT
6 2 (14.29%) Middleware
7 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) DataPower
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Unix
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) SOA
2 4 (28.57%) Network Architecture
2 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 4 (28.57%) Release Management
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
4 2 (14.29%) Unified Process
5 1 (7.14%) ArchiMate
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Security
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) Service Design
5 1 (7.14%) UML
5 1 (7.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) webMethods
2 6 (42.86%) IBM
3 5 (35.71%) Software AG
4 4 (28.57%) SAP
5 2 (14.29%) Apigee
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.14%) VMware