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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
Rank 131 129 130
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 7 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.28% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.12% 1.09% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £340 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £37.80
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
625 640 778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.92% 19.99% 27.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 308 436
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.25 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -13.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM Integration Bus across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

IBM Integration Bus Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 July 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
Renfrewshire - 4 £330 -
Glasgow +4 2 £500 -
IBM Integration Bus
UK

IBM Integration Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 21 (91.30%) IBM
2 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) Windows Server
3 16 (69.57%) SSL
4 14 (60.87%) SOA
5 13 (56.52%) SOAP
5 13 (56.52%) XML
5 13 (56.52%) SQL
5 13 (56.52%) RESTful
5 13 (56.52%) REST
6 12 (52.17%) SoapUI
6 12 (52.17%) XSD
6 12 (52.17%) HTTP
6 12 (52.17%) WSDL
6 12 (52.17%) JSON
7 8 (34.78%) WebSphere
8 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
9 6 (26.09%) Disclosure Scotland
9 6 (26.09%) Middleware
9 6 (26.09%) MQSeries
9 6 (26.09%) Unix
9 6 (26.09%) AIX
9 6 (26.09%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (26.09%) Java
10 5 (21.74%) Perl
10 5 (21.74%) Solaris
10 5 (21.74%) ITIL
10 5 (21.74%) Oracle
10 5 (21.74%) JBoss
10 5 (21.74%) Microsoft

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 (34.78%) WebSphere
2 6 (26.09%) MQSeries
2 6 (26.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (21.74%) JBoss
4 4 (17.39%) Apache
4 4 (17.39%) AquaLogic
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (17.39%) Tuxedo
4 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
4 4 (17.39%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (4.35%) CICS
5 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (69.57%) SSL
2 12 (52.17%) HTTP
3 1 (4.35%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.35%) Neo4j
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) SoapUI
2 4 (17.39%) Build Forge
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Integration Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) AIX Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Integration Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Integration Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Middleware Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) SOA Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Support Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) REST
1 13 (56.52%) RESTful
1 13 (56.52%) SOAP
1 13 (56.52%) XML
2 12 (52.17%) JSON
2 12 (52.17%) WSDL
2 12 (52.17%) XSD
3 6 (26.09%) Middleware
4 4 (17.39%) J2EE
5 2 (8.70%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (4.35%) Dropwizard
6 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.35%) HTML
6 1 (4.35%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (4.35%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
1 18 (78.26%) Windows Server
2 6 (26.09%) AIX
2 6 (26.09%) Unix
3 5 (21.74%) OS/390
3 5 (21.74%) Solaris
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) SOA
2 5 (21.74%) Change Management
2 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
3 4 (17.39%) QMS
3 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) Release Management
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.35%) Security Management
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.35%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) Perl
4 4 (17.39%) C
4 4 (17.39%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) IBM
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) Axway
3 4 (17.39%) Fujitsu
3 4 (17.39%) Sun
4 1 (4.35%) Ab Initio
4 1 (4.35%) HP