The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Integration Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
Rank 236 260 237
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -23
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 21 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.89% 0.48% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 7
Median daily rate £413 £400 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £365 £472
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £470 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
IBM Integration Bus
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2348 2492 2209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.61% 26.10% 23.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1499 1603 1233
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £458 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 34 47
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 £13.50 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

IBM Integration Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

IBM Integration Bus
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

IBM Integration Bus Daily Rate Trend in the South East

IBM Integration Bus
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM Integration Bus across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

IBM Integration Bus Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

IBM Integration Bus
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IBM Integration Bus across the South East region.

IBM Integration Bus Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

IBM Integration Bus
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Buckinghamshire +23 14 £400 +6.66%
Hampshire -2 4 £405 +1.25%
Berkshire -7 1 £438 -2.77%
Kent - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - - 1
IBM Integration Bus
England

IBM Integration Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 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 South East region with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus.

1 35 (94.59%) IBM
2 28 (75.68%) WebSphere
3 17 (45.95%) Middleware
4 16 (43.24%) Java
5 15 (40.54%) SOA
5 15 (40.54%) SC Cleared
5 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
6 14 (37.84%) DataPower
7 13 (35.14%) SOAP
7 13 (35.14%) WebSphere MQ
8 12 (32.43%) J2EE
8 12 (32.43%) Oracle
8 12 (32.43%) DB2
9 10 (27.03%) SSL
10 9 (24.32%) JMS
10 9 (24.32%) XML
10 9 (24.32%) Migration
10 9 (24.32%) REST
11 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database
11 8 (21.62%) Linux
12 7 (18.92%) HTTP
12 7 (18.92%) Web Services
13 6 (16.22%) JSON
13 6 (16.22%) XSD
13 6 (16.22%) SQL
13 6 (16.22%) FTP
14 5 (13.51%) EAI
15 4 (10.81%) Docker
15 4 (10.81%) Puppet
15 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development

IBM Integration Bus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 28 (75.68%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.11%) JBoss
2 3 (8.11%) MQSeries
2 3 (8.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) SSL
2 7 (18.92%) HTTP
3 6 (16.22%) FTP
4 3 (8.11%) HTTPS
4 3 (8.11%) SSH
4 3 (8.11%) WinSCP
5 2 (5.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) DB2
2 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) DataStage
3 1 (2.70%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.70%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) JUnit
1 3 (8.11%) XMLSpy
General
1 2 (5.41%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) Middleware Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Designer
3 7 (18.92%) Java Developer
3 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Integration Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Java Middleware Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Middleware Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Data Integration Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Architect
7 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Specialist
8 1 (2.70%) .NET Architect
8 1 (2.70%) .NET Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.70%) EAI Architect
8 1 (2.70%) J2EE Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) Middleware
2 13 (35.14%) SOAP
2 13 (35.14%) WebSphere MQ
3 12 (32.43%) J2EE
4 9 (24.32%) JMS
4 9 (24.32%) REST
4 9 (24.32%) XML
5 7 (18.92%) Web Services
6 6 (16.22%) JSON
6 6 (16.22%) XSD
7 3 (8.11%) EJB
7 3 (8.11%) JSP
7 3 (8.11%) Servlets
7 3 (8.11%) WSDL
7 3 (8.11%) XSL
7 3 (8.11%) XSLT
8 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) DataPower
2 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.41%) Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Windows
3 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.70%) AIX
4 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) SOA
2 9 (24.32%) Migration
3 5 (13.51%) EAI
4 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.81%) UML
5 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.11%) ETL
5 3 (8.11%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.41%) Data Architecture
6 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.70%) Analytics
7 1 (2.70%) API Development
7 1 (2.70%) API Integration
7 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.70%) Data Mapping
7 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.70%) Service Design
7 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.70%) Test Planning
7 1 (2.70%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) Java
2 6 (16.22%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) SC Cleared
1 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Puppet
2 3 (8.11%) Nagios
3 2 (5.41%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 35 (94.59%) IBM
2 12 (32.43%) Oracle
3 3 (8.11%) CA
3 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.41%) webMethods
5 1 (2.70%) Apigee
5 1 (2.70%) Informatica
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) TIBCO