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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Integration Bus over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
Rank 238 262 230
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -32
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 8 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.093% 0.010% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.043% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 6
Average daily rate £425 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 - £470
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 - £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £429 £493 £450
% change year-on-year
-12.94% +9.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
2180 2321 2013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.46% 24.32% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1460 1326 1088
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 54 65
Average hourly rate £46.25 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £57.50 £42.50
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 the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM Integration Bus across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Integration Bus within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 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
Berkshire +12 5 £338 - 5
Surrey - 2 £425 -
Hampshire - 1 £425 - 1
IBM Integration Bus
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 32 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 31 (96.88%) IBM
3 26 (81.25%) HTTP
4 24 (75.00%) DataPower
5 19 (59.38%) Middleware
6 17 (53.13%) WebSphere MQ
6 17 (53.13%) WebSphere Application Server
7 15 (46.88%) SOAP
7 15 (46.88%) JMS
8 14 (43.75%) SSL
9 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (34.38%) DB2
11 10 (31.25%) AIX
12 9 (28.13%) Linux
12 9 (28.13%) FTP
12 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
12 9 (28.13%) CA
13 8 (25.00%) Migration
13 8 (25.00%) XML
13 8 (25.00%) SSH
13 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (21.88%) Client/Server
15 6 (18.75%) Solaris
15 6 (18.75%) LDAP
15 6 (18.75%) Unix
15 6 (18.75%) Windows
15 6 (18.75%) Web Services
15 6 (18.75%) J2EE
15 6 (18.75%) CA Single Sign-On
15 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement

IBM Integration Bus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 32 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 17 (53.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (12.50%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (6.25%) MQSeries
6 1 (3.13%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 26 (81.25%) HTTP
2 14 (43.75%) SSL
3 9 (28.13%) FTP
3 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
4 8 (25.00%) SSH
5 6 (18.75%) LDAP
6 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) DB2
2 4 (12.50%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.13%) Selenium
1 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.13%) TestComplete
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Back Office
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Consultant
1 9 (28.13%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Software Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) WebSphere Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Applications Support
3 3 (9.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Developer
3 3 (9.38%) WebSphere Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) AIX Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Designer
5 1 (3.13%) QA Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) UI Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) Middleware
2 17 (53.13%) WebSphere MQ
3 15 (46.88%) JMS
3 15 (46.88%) SOAP
4 8 (25.00%) XML
5 6 (18.75%) J2EE
5 6 (18.75%) Web Services
6 5 (15.63%) REST
6 5 (15.63%) WSDL
7 3 (9.38%) HTML
8 1 (3.13%) .NET
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.13%) XML Schema
8 1 (3.13%) XSD
8 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (75.00%) DataPower
2 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (21.88%) Client/Server
4 5 (15.63%) Clustering
4 5 (15.63%) Cryptography
5 3 (9.38%) Data Integration
6 2 (6.25%) Derivative
6 2 (6.25%) Equities
6 2 (6.25%) Fixed Income
7 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
7 1 (3.13%) AS400
7 1 (3.13%) HACMP
7 1 (3.13%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) AIX
2 9 (28.13%) Linux
3 6 (18.75%) Solaris
3 6 (18.75%) Unix
3 6 (18.75%) Windows
4 1 (3.13%) Android
4 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Migration
3 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
4 5 (15.63%) High Availability
5 4 (12.50%) Low Latency
5 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.25%) API Integration
7 2 (6.25%) Fund Accounting
7 2 (6.25%) Investment Management
8 1 (3.13%) Analytics
8 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Manual Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Regression Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Release Management
8 1 (3.13%) SOA
8 1 (3.13%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (3.13%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) Shell Script
2 4 (12.50%) Korn
3 3 (9.38%) AWK
3 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
3 3 (9.38%) Java
3 3 (9.38%) sed
4 1 (3.13%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) Jython
4 1 (3.13%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (6.25%) Control-M
3 1 (3.13%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 31 (96.88%) IBM
2 9 (28.13%) CA
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle
4 3 (9.38%) Ab Initio
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.25%) Charles River
5 2 (6.25%) Fiserv
5 2 (6.25%) Informatica
5 2 (6.25%) Sybase
6 1 (3.13%) Coremetrics
6 1 (3.13%) Endeca
6 1 (3.13%) Google
6 1 (3.13%) webMethods
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