Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IBM Integration Bus over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 100 112
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - 0.068% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.26% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median daily rate - - -
North West median daily rate £435 £394 £600
% change year-on-year +10.55% -34.42% +41.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

IBM Integration Bus is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 337 378 502
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 25.28% 25.58% 23.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 289 364
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £299
90th Percentile £525 £500 £540
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +17.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 19
Cheshire median hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +82.89% -47.74%
10th Percentile £30.50 £31.25 £16.16
90th Percentile £38.75 £38.35 £34.60
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% +0.98%

IBM Integration Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing IBM Integration Bus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for IBM Integration Bus in Cheshire

IBM Integration Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Integration Bus in Cheshire