The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Integration Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Integration Bus over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
UK / Scotland
Rank - 130 123
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.077% 0.074%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.31% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £500 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -
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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
539 641 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 30.78% 24.75% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 353 361
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 8
Median hourly rate £52.00 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.11% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

IBM Integration Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

IBM Integration Bus
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

IBM Integration Bus Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

IBM Integration Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Scotland region with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus.

1 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (50.00%) DataPower
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (16.67%) IBM Transformation Extender
4 1 (16.67%) ClearCase
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) CICS
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) MVS
4 1 (16.67%) Internet

IBM Integration Bus
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (16.67%) CICS
3 1 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (16.67%) IBM Transformation Extender
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Server Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Developer
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) High Availability
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle