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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
Rank - 129 121
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 0 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.25% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.25% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £419 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £442 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.90% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
IBM Integration Bus
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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
633 641 747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 28.01% 19.74% 27.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 327 387
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £55.00 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +30.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.05 £40.38 £35.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £65.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

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 30 August 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%) IBM
2 7 (77.78%) WebSphere
3 6 (66.67%) Middleware
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) AIX
4 5 (55.56%) Solaris
4 5 (55.56%) ITIL
4 5 (55.56%) Unix
4 5 (55.56%) Java
4 5 (55.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) MQSeries
4 5 (55.56%) OS/390
4 5 (55.56%) SSL
5 4 (44.44%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (44.44%) Sun
5 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
5 4 (44.44%) Perl
5 4 (44.44%) C
5 4 (44.44%) C++
5 4 (44.44%) J2EE
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle
5 4 (44.44%) JBoss
5 4 (44.44%) Apache
5 4 (44.44%) Tuxedo
5 4 (44.44%) AquaLogic
5 4 (44.44%) Build Forge
5 4 (44.44%) QMS

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 7 (77.78%) WebSphere
2 5 (55.56%) MQSeries
2 5 (55.56%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (44.44%) Apache
3 4 (44.44%) AquaLogic
3 4 (44.44%) JBoss
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (44.44%) Tuxedo
3 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
3 4 (44.44%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (11.11%) CICS
4 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Build Forge
2 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware Specialist
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
4 1 (11.11%) JSON
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) RESTful
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) WSDL
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) XSD
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%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) AIX
2 5 (55.56%) OS/390
2 5 (55.56%) Solaris
2 5 (55.56%) Unix
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%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
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
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
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 8 (88.89%) IBM
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Axway
3 4 (44.44%) Fujitsu
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Sun
4 1 (11.11%) HP