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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
Rank 254 240 244
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 20 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.21% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.82% 0.90% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 7
Median daily rate £425 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.80 £37.80
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
2443 2222 2086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.25% 23.85% 23.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1591 1389 1199
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 27 45
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.40 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +21 13 £400 -17.94%
Hampshire -4 4 £463 +8.82% 4
Berkshire -18 2 - -
Kent - 1 - -
IBM Integration Bus
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 28 (96.55%) IBM
2 25 (86.21%) WebSphere
3 14 (48.28%) WebSphere MQ
4 12 (41.38%) DataPower
5 11 (37.93%) Middleware
5 11 (37.93%) Java
5 11 (37.93%) DB2
5 11 (37.93%) SOAP
6 10 (34.48%) SSL
7 9 (31.03%) Migration
7 9 (31.03%) Oracle
7 9 (31.03%) Linux
7 9 (31.03%) SOA
7 9 (31.03%) REST
8 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
8 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
8 8 (27.59%) XML
9 7 (24.14%) J2EE
9 7 (24.14%) HTTP
10 6 (20.69%) JSON
10 6 (20.69%) FTP
10 6 (20.69%) JMS
10 6 (20.69%) XSD
11 5 (17.24%) MQSeries
11 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
12 4 (13.79%) JBoss
12 4 (13.79%) EAI
12 4 (13.79%) Windows
12 4 (13.79%) SQL
12 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Application Server

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 25 (86.21%) WebSphere
2 5 (17.24%) MQSeries
3 4 (13.79%) JBoss
3 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) SSL
2 7 (24.14%) HTTP
3 6 (20.69%) FTP
4 3 (10.34%) HTTPS
4 3 (10.34%) SSH
4 3 (10.34%) WinSCP
5 2 (6.90%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) DB2
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) DataStage
3 1 (3.45%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (3.45%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) XMLSpy
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Designer
3 5 (17.24%) Middleware Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Java Middleware Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Integration Architect
6 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.45%) Data Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Data Integration Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Data Modeller
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Linux Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Server Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) WebSphere MQ
2 11 (37.93%) Middleware
2 11 (37.93%) SOAP
3 9 (31.03%) REST
4 8 (27.59%) XML
5 7 (24.14%) J2EE
6 6 (20.69%) JMS
6 6 (20.69%) JSON
6 6 (20.69%) XSD
7 3 (10.34%) Web Services
7 3 (10.34%) WSDL
7 3 (10.34%) XSL
7 3 (10.34%) XSLT
8 2 (6.90%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) DataPower
2 3 (10.34%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.90%) Clustering
3 2 (6.90%) Derivative
3 2 (6.90%) Equities
3 2 (6.90%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.45%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) AIX
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Unix
5 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Migration
1 9 (31.03%) SOA
2 4 (13.79%) EAI
3 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.90%) ETL
4 2 (6.90%) Fund Accounting
4 2 (6.90%) Investment Management
5 1 (3.45%) API Development
5 1 (3.45%) API Integration
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.45%) Data Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) Data Mapping
5 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.45%) Test Planning
5 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
1 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Nagios
1 3 (10.34%) Puppet
2 2 (6.90%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (6.90%) Control-M
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) IBM
2 9 (31.03%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) CA
3 3 (10.34%) Informatica
4 2 (6.90%) Charles River
4 2 (6.90%) Fiserv
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.90%) Sybase
5 1 (3.45%) SAP
5 1 (3.45%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.45%) webMethods