The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Integration Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
Rank 141 134 146
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.10% 0.098% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.39% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £413 £435 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -19.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
739 778 800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.84% 25.34% 27.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 519 565
Median daily rate £350 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 32 16
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.46 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £55.00 £55.00
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 West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

IBM Integration Bus
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

IBM Integration Bus Daily Rate Trend in the South West

IBM Integration Bus
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

IBM Integration Bus Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

IBM Integration Bus
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Gloucestershire - 2 £413 -
Wiltshire -7 1 £375 -13.79%
IBM Integration Bus
England

IBM Integration Bus
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 West region with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus.

1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (66.67%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 4 (66.67%) DataPower
2 4 (66.67%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) DB2
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) VBScript
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Process Server
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) IBM SmartCloud
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Validation

IBM Integration Bus
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (66.67%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) DataPower
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) AIX
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) VBScript
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) IBM