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 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
Rank 125 128 118
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 1 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.045% 0.16% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.78% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 9
Median daily rate £340 £419 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.80% +16.31%
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
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
620 638 756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.82% 19.99% 27.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 339 428
Median daily rate £350 £350 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 5
Median hourly rate £47.25 £40.38 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% -4.98%
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 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
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Glasgow +10 1 £340 -26.48%
IBM Integration Bus
UK

IBM Integration Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 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 Scotland region with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus.

1 8 (88.89%) WebSphere
2 7 (77.78%) IBM
3 6 (66.67%) Unix
3 6 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (66.67%) Middleware
4 5 (55.56%) MQSeries
4 5 (55.56%) OS/390
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle
4 5 (55.56%) ITIL
4 5 (55.56%) Java
4 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) AIX
4 5 (55.56%) Solaris
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 4 (44.44%) BladeLogic
5 4 (44.44%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (44.44%) AquaLogic
5 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
5 4 (44.44%) Change Management
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (44.44%) Axway
5 4 (44.44%) Fujitsu
5 4 (44.44%) QMS
5 4 (44.44%) Build Forge
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (44.44%) Sun
5 4 (44.44%) JBoss
5 4 (44.44%) Apache
5 4 (44.44%) Tuxedo

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 8 (88.89%) WebSphere
2 6 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (55.56%) MQSeries
4 4 (44.44%) Apache
4 4 (44.44%) AquaLogic
4 4 (44.44%) JBoss
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (44.44%) Tuxedo
4 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
4 4 (44.44%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (11.11%) CICS
5 1 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Build Forge
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Server Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Middleware
2 4 (44.44%) J2EE
3 2 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Unix
2 5 (55.56%) AIX
2 5 (55.56%) OS/390
2 5 (55.56%) Solaris
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
2 4 (44.44%) QMS
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 3 (33.33%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) C
2 4 (44.44%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) IBM
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Axway
3 4 (44.44%) Fujitsu
3 4 (44.44%) Sun
4 1 (11.11%) HP