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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
England / South West
Rank 129 148 120
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -28
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 3 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.068% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.23% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 16
Median daily rate £460 £590 £509
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.03% +15.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £590 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £590 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £463
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
654 856 765
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.33% 29.10% 24.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 637 515
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £31.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%

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 16 January 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire +2 1 £525 -
Bristol - 1 £460 - 1
Devon - 1 £450 -
IBM Integration Bus
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development

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 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) AIX Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) AIX Support
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Scripter
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Support
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior WebSphere Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Developer
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (33.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
1 1 (33.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM