The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Integration Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Integration Bus over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
Rank 509 520 472
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -48
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 113 122 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 0.80% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 72 87
Median daily rate £420 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £516 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
IBM Integration Bus
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15430 15199 14127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.08% 28.77% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10754 10591 9327
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 269 158
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.65 £17.50 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £45.00
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 England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

IBM Integration Bus
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

IBM Integration Bus Daily Rate Trend in England

IBM Integration Bus
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM Integration Bus across the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

IBM Integration Bus Daily Rate Histogram in England

IBM Integration Bus
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

IBM Integration Bus Hourly Rate Trend in England

IBM Integration Bus
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 28 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
London -5 54 £425 +1.49% 5
Yorkshire +10 20 £500 +17.64%
North East -9 14 £375 +19.04% 1
South East +7 12 £400 -4.76% 1
East Midlands -7 5 £350 -19.02%
West Midlands -22 4 £400 -3.61%
North West +10 3 £413 +3.12%
South West +7 1 £375 -1.31%
IBM Integration Bus
UK

IBM Integration Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus.

1 201 (89.33%) WebSphere
2 163 (72.44%) IBM
3 117 (52.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 116 (51.56%) Java
5 95 (42.22%) Middleware
6 92 (40.89%) Oracle
7 85 (37.78%) Unix
8 73 (32.44%) Finance
9 70 (31.11%) Linux
10 63 (28.00%) Web Services
11 54 (24.00%) Perl
12 53 (23.56%) Windows
13 51 (22.67%) XML
14 50 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
15 49 (21.78%) Microsoft
16 48 (21.33%) J2EE
17 47 (20.89%) SOA
18 45 (20.00%) SOAP
19 43 (19.11%) AIX
20 42 (18.67%) DataPower
21 40 (17.78%) REST
22 37 (16.44%) WebLogic
23 35 (15.56%) Security Cleared
24 34 (15.11%) SSL
24 34 (15.11%) XSLT
25 33 (14.67%) Release Management
26 32 (14.22%) HTTP
27 31 (13.78%) Solaris
28 30 (13.33%) DB2
29 29 (12.89%) Configuration Management

IBM Integration Bus
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 201 (89.33%) WebSphere
2 50 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
3 37 (16.44%) WebLogic
4 25 (11.11%) MQSeries
5 24 (10.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 21 (9.33%) Tuxedo
7 20 (8.89%) WebSphere Portal
8 16 (7.11%) Oracle Application Server
9 14 (6.22%) AquaLogic
10 13 (5.78%) FileNet
10 13 (5.78%) WebLogic Portal
11 8 (3.56%) SharePoint
12 7 (3.11%) JBoss
12 7 (3.11%) MQSI
13 6 (2.67%) CICS
14 5 (2.22%) Apache
14 5 (2.22%) IBM HTTP Server
14 5 (2.22%) IBM Transformation Extender
14 5 (2.22%) Tomcat
15 3 (1.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.78%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.33%) MS Project
4 2 (0.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (6.22%) OpenText MBPM
2 11 (4.89%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (2.22%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 4 (1.78%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (1.33%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.44%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.44%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.44%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.33%) GitHub
2 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (15.11%) SSL
2 32 (14.22%) HTTP
3 15 (6.67%) FTP
4 13 (5.78%) LDAP
5 11 (4.89%) Firewall
6 7 (3.11%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.22%) WinSCP
8 3 (1.33%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.89%) Internet
10 1 (0.44%) BIG-IP
10 1 (0.44%) DMZ
10 1 (0.44%) DNS
10 1 (0.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (0.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (0.44%) SMTP
10 1 (0.44%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.33%) DB2
2 24 (10.67%) SQL Server
3 21 (9.33%) Oracle Database
4 9 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (3.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.78%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.33%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.89%) Big Data
8 2 (0.89%) MS Access
8 2 (0.89%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (0.89%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.44%) DataStage
9 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.44%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.44%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.44%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.56%) Subversion
1 8 (3.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (2.67%) Ant
3 4 (1.78%) SoapUI
4 3 (1.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.33%) JIRA
4 3 (1.33%) JUnit
4 3 (1.33%) PowerBuilder
4 3 (1.33%) XMLSpy
5 2 (0.89%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.89%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.89%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.89%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.89%) Toad
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.44%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 73 (32.44%) Finance
2 29 (12.89%) Banking
3 16 (7.11%) Retail
4 15 (6.67%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.89%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Automotive
6 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (34.67%) Developer
2 35 (15.56%) Architect
2 35 (15.56%) WebSphere Developer
3 28 (12.44%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 27 (12.00%) WebSphere Specialist
5 26 (11.56%) Analyst
5 26 (11.56%) Middleware Developer
6 25 (11.11%) Integration Architect
7 16 (7.11%) Consultant
7 16 (7.11%) Solutions Architect
8 15 (6.67%) Administrator
8 15 (6.67%) Java Developer
9 14 (6.22%) Integration Developer
10 12 (5.33%) WebSphere Administrator
11 11 (4.89%) Analyst Developer
11 11 (4.89%) Java Middleware Developer
12 10 (4.44%) Integration Specialist
12 10 (4.44%) WebSphere Architect
13 9 (4.00%) Designer
13 9 (4.00%) Middleware Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (52.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 95 (42.22%) Middleware
3 63 (28.00%) Web Services
4 51 (22.67%) XML
5 48 (21.33%) J2EE
6 45 (20.00%) SOAP
7 40 (17.78%) REST
8 34 (15.11%) XSLT
9 18 (8.00%) JMS
10 16 (7.11%) JSON
11 15 (6.67%) XSD
12 14 (6.22%) WSDL
13 11 (4.89%) .NET
13 11 (4.89%) RESTful
14 7 (3.11%) FpML
15 6 (2.67%) XML Messaging
16 5 (2.22%) JSF
16 5 (2.22%) Oracle Fusion
17 4 (1.78%) Ajax
17 4 (1.78%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (18.67%) DataPower
2 20 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (7.11%) iSeries
4 10 (4.44%) Clustering
5 9 (4.00%) Mainframe
6 8 (3.56%) Equities
6 8 (3.56%) Fixed Income
7 7 (3.11%) Hedge funds
8 5 (2.22%) SWIFT
8 5 (2.22%) Tandem
9 4 (1.78%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.33%) User Experience
10 3 (1.33%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.89%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.44%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.44%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.44%) Minimum Viable Product
12 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.44%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 85 (37.78%) Unix
2 70 (31.11%) Linux
3 53 (23.56%) Windows
4 43 (19.11%) AIX
5 31 (13.78%) Solaris
6 23 (10.22%) Windows Server
7 21 (9.33%) OS/390
8 16 (7.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.33%) zOS
10 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (20.89%) SOA
2 33 (14.67%) Release Management
3 29 (12.89%) Configuration Management
4 25 (11.11%) Change Management
5 24 (10.67%) ITIL
6 23 (10.22%) Service Delivery
7 21 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (9.33%) Problem Management
8 18 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 16 (7.11%) Security Management
10 15 (6.67%) SDLC
11 14 (6.22%) QMS
12 12 (5.33%) Migration
12 12 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (4.89%) Data Modelling
14 10 (4.44%) UML
15 9 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
16 8 (3.56%) Asset Management
16 8 (3.56%) Performance Tuning
16 8 (3.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 116 (51.56%) Java
2 54 (24.00%) Perl
3 24 (10.67%) Shell Script
4 20 (8.89%) SQL
5 19 (8.44%) C
5 19 (8.44%) Jython
6 18 (8.00%) C++
7 14 (6.22%) XPath
8 6 (2.67%) C#
9 5 (2.22%) JavaScript
9 5 (2.22%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.33%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.33%) Korn
11 1 (0.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 35 (15.56%) Security Cleared
2 28 (12.44%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.44%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.33%) Degree
5 2 (0.89%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.44%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.33%) ISO15022
2 3 (1.33%) ISO20022
3 2 (0.89%) HL7
4 1 (0.44%) QA
4 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (6.22%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.67%) Docker
3 4 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.33%) PowerHA
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 7 (3.11%) Control-M
1 7 (3.11%) Puppet
2 3 (1.33%) Nagios
3 2 (0.89%) DameWare
3 2 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.89%) MOM
3 2 (0.89%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (0.89%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.44%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.44%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 163 (72.44%) IBM
2 92 (40.89%) Oracle
3 49 (21.78%) Microsoft
4 17 (7.56%) Red Hat
5 15 (6.67%) Sun
6 14 (6.22%) Axway
7 13 (5.78%) Fujitsu
8 11 (4.89%) SAP
8 11 (4.89%) webMethods
9 8 (3.56%) Serena
10 7 (3.11%) BMC
11 6 (2.67%) MuleSoft
12 5 (2.22%) Apigee
12 5 (2.22%) Software AG
13 4 (1.78%) VMware
14 3 (1.33%) Splunk
15 2 (0.89%) F5
15 2 (0.89%) HP
15 2 (0.89%) IFS
15 2 (0.89%) LexisNexis
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