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 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 129 122 108
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 2 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.078% 0.038% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.16% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Average daily rate £500 £650 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +78.08%
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
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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
630 621 605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.66% 23.41% 25.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 361 315
Average daily rate £363 £375 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £295 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 11
Average hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +38.46%
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 Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM Integration Bus across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Integration Bus within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +11 2 £463 -28.84%
Edinburgh - 1 £500 -
IBM Integration Bus
UK

IBM Integration Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (60.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) DataPower
4 3 (30.00%) QA
4 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) IIS
4 3 (30.00%) FTP
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) DHCP
5 2 (20.00%) Middleware
5 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (20.00%) Xen
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) IPsec
5 2 (20.00%) Ab Initio
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) HTTP
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (20.00%) HP

IBM Integration Bus
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (30.00%) IIS
3 2 (20.00%) CICS
3 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 1 (10.00%) Apache
4 1 (10.00%) CMS
4 1 (10.00%) Confluence
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Eikon
1 1 (10.00%) Markit EDM
1 1 (10.00%) thinkFolio
1 1 (10.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) FTP
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) HTTP
2 2 (20.00%) IPsec
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (10.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) XMLSpy
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Designer
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Development Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Architect
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (30.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) Middleware
3 2 (20.00%) Servlets
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) DataPower
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) MVS
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) API Design
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) MiFID
2 1 (10.00%) SEPA
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Ab Initio
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (10.00%) Bloomberg
4 1 (10.00%) FactSet
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Pega
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) Remedy