The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Integration Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
Rank 54 65 63
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.32% 0.13% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.31% 0.45% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £463 £650 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £493 £456
% change year-on-year
-12.18% +7.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
IBM Integration Bus
Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
153 223 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.68% 29.07% 30.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 142 102
Average daily rate £300 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £463 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.15%
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 Glasgow

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

IBM Integration Bus Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

IBM Integration Bus
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

IBM Integration Bus Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

IBM Integration Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) DataPower
2 3 (60.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (20.00%) SWIFT
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (20.00%) WinSCP
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) API Design
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (20.00%) KYC
4 1 (20.00%) SEPA
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing

IBM Integration Bus
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 1 (20.00%) CICS
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) FTP
1 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (20.00%) WinSCP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (20.00%) XMLSpy
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) DataPower
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) API Design
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (20.00%) KYC
1 1 (20.00%) Line Management
1 1 (20.00%) SDLC
1 1 (20.00%) SOA
1 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) SEPA
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Pega
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy