The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Integration Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Integration Bus over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
Rank 22 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 2 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.77% 9.79% 13.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.88% 41.18% 58.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 18
Median daily rate £450 £393 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% -7.64%
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
West Yorkshire

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 Halifax region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
34 34 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 30.09% 23.78% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 25 21
Median daily rate £325 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
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 Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax 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 Halifax

IBM Integration Bus
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

IBM Integration Bus Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

IBM Integration Bus
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 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 Halifax region with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus.

1 5 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) ClearCase
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) AIX
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) DB2
4 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) CICS
4 2 (40.00%) zOS
4 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (40.00%) ClearQuest
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking

IBM Integration Bus
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) CICS
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (40.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) zOS
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle