The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Integration Bus skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Integration Bus over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
Rank 527 556 538
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -18
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 101 89 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 0.56% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 47 64
Median daily rate £450 £413 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -13.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £340 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%
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 across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15552 16010 15529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.00% 28.82% 26.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10727 11153 10582
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 264 169
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.48 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.73% +7.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £20.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.33 £51.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

IBM Integration Bus
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

IBM Integration Bus
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus within the UK.

IBM Integration Bus Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IBM Integration Bus
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM Integration Bus within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

IBM Integration Bus Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

IBM Integration Bus
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IBM Integration Bus within the UK.

IBM Integration Bus Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IBM Integration Bus
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 2 December 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
England +26 95 £450 +9.09% 9
London +32 61 £508 +6.84% 2
South East +26 17 £400 -3.03% 3
City of London +4 17 £650 +36.84% 1
Hampshire +26 15 £400 -3.03% 1
Winchester - 11 £400 -
Scotland +14 6 £425 -
North East -34 6 £350 +12.90%
Tyne and Wear -36 6 £350 +15.70%
Newcastle upon Tyne -42 6 £350 +18.64%
Yorkshire +21 5 £450 +13.56%
Glasgow +3 4 £383 -10.00%
West Yorkshire +16 2 - -
Edinburgh +16 2 £463 -
North West -5 2 - -
Manchester -5 2 - -
Southampton - 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 2 £450 -
Buckinghamshire +20 1 £425 -
Milton Keynes +14 1 £425 -
East of England +10 1 £500 -
Halifax +5 1 - -
South West +5 1 £450 +18.42% 3
Hertfordshire 0 1 £500 -
Watford -3 1 £500 -
West Midlands -22 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 - -
Devon - 1 £450 -
Sheffield - 1 £500 -
Plymouth - 1 £450 -

IBM Integration Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus.

1 176 (84.62%) WebSphere
2 157 (75.48%) IBM
3 105 (50.48%) Java
4 92 (44.23%) WebSphere MQ
5 90 (43.27%) Oracle
6 85 (40.87%) Unix
7 74 (35.58%) Finance
8 73 (35.10%) Middleware
9 71 (34.13%) Linux
10 70 (33.65%) Web Services
11 61 (29.33%) XML
12 55 (26.44%) Perl
13 51 (24.52%) SOA
14 49 (23.56%) WebSphere Application Server
14 49 (23.56%) Microsoft
15 40 (19.23%) Windows
15 40 (19.23%) REST
16 39 (18.75%) DataPower
16 39 (18.75%) J2EE
17 38 (18.27%) Banking
18 35 (16.83%) WebLogic
18 35 (16.83%) SOAP
19 32 (15.38%) SSL
20 31 (14.90%) Shell Script
20 31 (14.90%) AIX
20 31 (14.90%) Agile Software Development
21 29 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
22 28 (13.46%) XSLT
23 26 (12.50%) Security Cleared
24 25 (12.02%) Retail

IBM Integration Bus
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 176 (84.62%) WebSphere
2 49 (23.56%) WebSphere Application Server
3 35 (16.83%) WebLogic
4 22 (10.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 22 (10.58%) WebSphere Portal
5 20 (9.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 18 (8.65%) MQSeries
7 15 (7.21%) Tuxedo
8 13 (6.25%) FileNet
8 13 (6.25%) WebLogic Portal
9 11 (5.29%) AquaLogic
9 11 (5.29%) JBoss
9 11 (5.29%) Oracle Application Server
9 11 (5.29%) SharePoint
10 9 (4.33%) Tomcat
11 7 (3.37%) Apache
11 7 (3.37%) MQSI
12 6 (2.88%) Apache TomEE
12 6 (2.88%) IBM HTTP Server
13 5 (2.40%) CICS
Applications
1 16 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.44%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.96%) MS Office
3 2 (0.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (5.29%) OpenText MBPM
1 11 (5.29%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.92%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (1.44%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.96%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.96%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.48%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.48%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.44%) GitHub
1 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (15.38%) SSL
2 22 (10.58%) HTTP
3 13 (6.25%) LDAP
4 10 (4.81%) TCP/IP
5 9 (4.33%) Firewall
6 5 (2.40%) HTTPS
7 3 (1.44%) DNS
7 3 (1.44%) Internet
7 3 (1.44%) SMTP
7 3 (1.44%) SNMP
8 2 (0.96%) FTP
9 1 (0.48%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.48%) DMZ
9 1 (0.48%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (0.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.10%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.29%) DB2
2 11 (5.29%) Oracle Database
3 10 (4.81%) Big Data
3 10 (4.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (1.44%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.96%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.96%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (6.25%) Subversion
2 10 (4.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (2.88%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.88%) JIRA
4 5 (2.40%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.44%) ClearCase
5 3 (1.44%) JUnit
6 2 (0.96%) ClearQuest
6 2 (0.96%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.96%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.48%) Ant
7 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.48%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 74 (35.58%) Finance
2 38 (18.27%) Banking
3 25 (12.02%) Retail
4 16 (7.69%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.96%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Advertising
7 1 (0.48%) Automotive
7 1 (0.48%) Electronics
7 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (26.44%) Developer
2 43 (20.67%) Architect
3 32 (15.38%) Integration Architect
4 30 (14.42%) Analyst
5 27 (12.98%) WebSphere Developer
6 25 (12.02%) WebSphere Specialist
7 21 (10.10%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
8 17 (8.17%) Consultant
9 14 (6.73%) Administrator
9 14 (6.73%) Analyst Developer
9 14 (6.73%) Lead Architect
10 12 (5.77%) Middleware Developer
10 12 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (5.77%) WebSphere Administrator
11 11 (5.29%) Middleware Analyst
11 11 (5.29%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
12 10 (4.81%) Integration Developer
12 10 (4.81%) Integration Specialist
13 8 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
14 7 (3.37%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (44.23%) WebSphere MQ
2 73 (35.10%) Middleware
3 70 (33.65%) Web Services
4 61 (29.33%) XML
5 40 (19.23%) REST
6 39 (18.75%) J2EE
7 35 (16.83%) SOAP
8 28 (13.46%) XSLT
9 20 (9.62%) JSON
9 20 (9.62%) Oracle Fusion
10 15 (7.21%) .NET
11 11 (5.29%) JMS
11 11 (5.29%) WSDL
12 10 (4.81%) RESTful
12 10 (4.81%) XSD
13 5 (2.40%) HTML
13 5 (2.40%) JSF
14 4 (1.92%) Ajax
14 4 (1.92%) EJB
14 4 (1.92%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 39 (18.75%) DataPower
2 29 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (8.17%) iSeries
4 12 (5.77%) Data Integration
5 10 (4.81%) Equities
5 10 (4.81%) Fixed Income
6 7 (3.37%) Clustering
7 6 (2.88%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.92%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.92%) Tandem
9 3 (1.44%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.44%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.44%) User Experience
10 2 (0.96%) Biometrics
10 2 (0.96%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.96%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.48%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.48%) Minimum Viable Product
11 1 (0.48%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 85 (40.87%) Unix
2 71 (34.13%) Linux
3 40 (19.23%) Windows
4 31 (14.90%) AIX
5 23 (11.06%) Solaris
6 21 (10.10%) Windows Server
7 17 (8.17%) OS/390
7 17 (8.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.48%) MVS
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.48%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (24.52%) SOA
2 31 (14.90%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (11.06%) Configuration Management
3 23 (11.06%) Release Management
4 20 (9.62%) ITIL
4 20 (9.62%) Service Delivery
4 20 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (9.13%) Problem Management
6 17 (8.17%) Open Source
6 17 (8.17%) Service Design
7 15 (7.21%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 14 (6.73%) API Integration
8 14 (6.73%) B2B
8 14 (6.73%) Change Management
9 13 (6.25%) Data Modelling
9 13 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (6.25%) SDLC
10 11 (5.29%) B2C
10 11 (5.29%) DevOps
10 11 (5.29%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 105 (50.48%) Java
2 55 (26.44%) Perl
3 31 (14.90%) Shell Script
4 18 (8.65%) Jython
5 13 (6.25%) SQL
6 12 (5.77%) C
6 12 (5.77%) XPath
7 10 (4.81%) C++
8 6 (2.88%) Bash Shell
8 6 (2.88%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.44%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.96%) C#
11 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 21 (10.10%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.96%) Degree
5 1 (0.48%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (0.96%) HL7
1 2 (0.96%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) PA-DSS
2 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.48%) SEPA
2 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (6.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.44%) Docker
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (7.69%) MOM
2 6 (2.88%) Control-M
3 4 (1.92%) Puppet
4 1 (0.48%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.48%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 157 (75.48%) IBM
2 90 (43.27%) Oracle
3 49 (23.56%) Microsoft
4 21 (10.10%) MuleSoft
5 20 (9.62%) Red Hat
6 15 (7.21%) SAP
7 11 (5.29%) Axway
7 11 (5.29%) Sun
8 10 (4.81%) Serena
9 9 (4.33%) Fujitsu
10 6 (2.88%) BMC
11 4 (1.92%) VMware
11 4 (1.92%) webMethods
12 3 (1.44%) Apigee
12 3 (1.44%) Siebel
12 3 (1.44%) Splunk
13 2 (0.96%) F5
13 2 (0.96%) IFS
13 2 (0.96%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.96%) WorldPay
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