The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Integration Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Integration Bus over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
England / London
Rank 354 405 402
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -3
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 55 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.071% 0.071%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.82% 0.22% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 6 9
Median daily rate £575 £450 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -1.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £295 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6705 6748 6428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.49% 32.13% 30.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5039 5023 4835
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 45 30
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

IBM Integration Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

IBM Integration Bus
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

IBM Integration Bus Daily Rate Trend in London

IBM Integration Bus
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM Integration Bus across the London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

IBM Integration Bus Daily Rate Histogram in London

IBM Integration Bus
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

IBM Integration Bus Hourly Rate Trend in London

IBM Integration Bus
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
City of London +12 22 £650 +36.84%
Westminster - 1 £425 -
IBM Integration Bus
England

IBM Integration Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus.

1 78 (79.59%) IBM
1 78 (79.59%) WebSphere
2 46 (46.94%) Java
2 46 (46.94%) Finance
3 44 (44.90%) Linux
4 43 (43.88%) WebSphere MQ
5 42 (42.86%) Web Services
6 39 (39.80%) XML
7 36 (36.73%) Oracle
8 33 (33.67%) Banking
8 33 (33.67%) REST
9 27 (27.55%) Middleware
9 27 (27.55%) SOA
10 25 (25.51%) SOAP
11 24 (24.49%) Unix
12 23 (23.47%) MuleSoft
13 22 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (21.43%) Oracle Fusion
14 21 (21.43%) JSON
15 19 (19.39%) Analytical Skills
15 19 (19.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 19 (19.39%) MOM
16 18 (18.37%) SSL
16 18 (18.37%) Service Design
17 17 (17.35%) Stakeholder Management
17 17 (17.35%) Event-Driven Architecture
18 16 (16.33%) Perl
18 16 (16.33%) API Integration
19 15 (15.31%) B2B
20 14 (14.29%) Shell Script

IBM Integration Bus
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 78 (79.59%) WebSphere
2 19 (19.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (7.14%) MQSI
3 7 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 7 (7.14%) WebSphere Portal
4 6 (6.12%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (5.10%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (4.08%) Apache
6 4 (4.08%) FileNet
6 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.06%) Confluence
8 2 (2.04%) IBM Transformation Extender
8 2 (2.04%) IIS
8 2 (2.04%) JBoss
8 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.02%) CICS
9 1 (1.02%) Mule
9 1 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (1.02%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 7 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (3.06%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (1.02%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.02%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (1.02%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.06%) GitHub
2 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.37%) SSL
2 10 (10.20%) TCP/IP
3 9 (9.18%) HTTPS
4 8 (8.16%) Firewall
4 8 (8.16%) HTTP
5 4 (4.08%) LDAP
6 3 (3.06%) AMQP
6 3 (3.06%) Multicast
7 1 (1.02%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.22%) Big Data
2 5 (5.10%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.10%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.08%) DB2
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.02%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.02%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.02%) solidDB
Development Applications
1 7 (7.14%) JIRA
2 4 (4.08%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.06%) Subversion
3 3 (3.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.02%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (1.02%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.02%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 46 (46.94%) Finance
2 33 (33.67%) Banking
3 10 (10.20%) Retail
4 5 (5.10%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.04%) Advertising
6 2 (2.04%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.02%) Billing
7 1 (1.02%) Electronics
7 1 (1.02%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.02%) Marketing
7 1 (1.02%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 29 (29.59%) Architect
2 26 (26.53%) Integration Architect
3 22 (22.45%) Developer
4 17 (17.35%) Lead Architect
5 15 (15.31%) Analyst
6 13 (13.27%) WebSphere Specialist
7 9 (9.18%) WebSphere Developer
8 8 (8.16%) Integration Specialist
9 7 (7.14%) Solutions Analyst
9 7 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
10 6 (6.12%) Consultant
10 6 (6.12%) WebSphere Engineer
11 5 (5.10%) Analyst Developer
11 5 (5.10%) Integration Developer
11 5 (5.10%) Messaging Engineer
11 5 (5.10%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
12 4 (4.08%) IT Analyst
13 3 (3.06%) E-Commerce Developer
13 3 (3.06%) Middleware Analyst
13 3 (3.06%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (43.88%) WebSphere MQ
2 42 (42.86%) Web Services
3 39 (39.80%) XML
4 33 (33.67%) REST
5 27 (27.55%) Middleware
6 25 (25.51%) SOAP
7 21 (21.43%) JSON
7 21 (21.43%) Oracle Fusion
8 12 (12.24%) J2EE
8 12 (12.24%) XSLT
9 7 (7.14%) .NET
9 7 (7.14%) WSDL
9 7 (7.14%) XSD
10 6 (6.12%) JMS
11 3 (3.06%) RESTful
11 3 (3.06%) TIBCO EMS
11 3 (3.06%) Ultra Messaging
12 2 (2.04%) Java EE
13 1 (1.02%) jQuery
13 1 (1.02%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.39%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 14 (14.29%) DataPower
3 7 (7.14%) iSeries
4 5 (5.10%) Clustering
5 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.06%) Equities
5 3 (3.06%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.04%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.02%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.02%) Derivative
7 1 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.02%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.02%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.02%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 44 (44.90%) Linux
2 24 (24.49%) Unix
3 13 (13.27%) Windows
4 7 (7.14%) AIX
5 6 (6.12%) Solaris
6 3 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.55%) SOA
2 22 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (18.37%) Service Design
4 17 (17.35%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 17 (17.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (16.33%) API Integration
6 15 (15.31%) B2B
7 13 (13.27%) DevOps
8 12 (12.24%) B2C
8 12 (12.24%) SDLC
9 11 (11.22%) Open Source
10 9 (9.18%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (9.18%) Unit Testing
11 7 (7.14%) Configuration Management
11 7 (7.14%) Logistics
12 6 (6.12%) Data Modelling
12 6 (6.12%) High Availability
12 6 (6.12%) Problem Management
12 6 (6.12%) TDD
13 5 (5.10%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 46 (46.94%) Java
2 16 (16.33%) Perl
3 14 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 10 (10.20%) XPath
5 5 (5.10%) Jython
6 4 (4.08%) C
6 4 (4.08%) C++
7 3 (3.06%) Python
8 2 (2.04%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.04%) SQL
9 1 (1.02%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.02%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (1.02%) Degree
1 1 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) HL7
2 1 (1.02%) ISO15022
2 1 (1.02%) ISO20022
2 1 (1.02%) PA-DSS
2 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.02%) SEPA
2 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (19.39%) MOM
2 2 (2.04%) Control-M
Vendors
1 78 (79.59%) IBM
2 36 (36.73%) Oracle
3 23 (23.47%) MuleSoft
4 11 (11.22%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.12%) Red Hat
5 6 (6.12%) TIBCO
6 3 (3.06%) Informatica
6 3 (3.06%) Serena
6 3 (3.06%) Splunk
7 2 (2.04%) BMC
7 2 (2.04%) SAP
7 2 (2.04%) VMware
7 2 (2.04%) WorldPay
8 1 (1.02%) Kony
8 1 (1.02%) Siebel
8 1 (1.02%) Sybase
8 1 (1.02%) Talend
8 1 (1.02%) Teradata
8 1 (1.02%) WSO2
8 1 (1.02%) Yahoo!