The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 3 months to 28 June 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)
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 46 39
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry - 0.24% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.81% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £385 £450
% change year-on-year -5.84% -14.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year - -4.76%  

IBM Integration Bus is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 61 124 78
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 24.40% 30.02% 24.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 244 295
Median daily rate £351 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.37% +26.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £281 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £493 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 20
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

IBM Integration Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM Integration Bus in Coventry

IBM Integration Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Integration Bus in Coventry