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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
Rank - 95 94
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.32% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.31% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £409 £523
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
498 382 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.59% 24.81% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 259 222
Median daily rate £370 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +62.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
1 4 (57.14%) XML
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
1 4 (57.14%) SOA
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
1 4 (57.14%) Release Management
1 4 (57.14%) DataPower
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
2 3 (42.86%) webMethods
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 3 (42.86%) XSLT
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Unified Process
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Apigee
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) Service Design
4 1 (14.29%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) ArchiMate
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database

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