Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 19 January 2018 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 185 192
Rank change year-on-year +9 +7 +13
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 17 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.36% 0.022% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.25% 0.078% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
East of England median daily rate £438 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
England median daily rate £466 £450 £420
% change year-on-year +3.61% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £36.00 -

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 the East of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,358 1,279 1,447
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.49% 28.33% 27.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 826 755 883
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £584 £538 £575
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 40 76
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 £37.50 £39.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.66% -0.63%
10th Percentile £25.95 £15.70 £30.00
90th Percentile £79.38 £44.55 £57.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

IBM Integration Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM Integration Bus in the East of England

IBM Integration Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Integration Bus in the East of England

IBM Integration Bus
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +8 16 £425 -15.00%
Bedfordshire - 1 £475 -
IBM Integration Bus
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 East of England region with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus.

1 16 (94.12%) IBM
2 15 (88.24%) DataPower
2 15 (88.24%) WebSphere
3 10 (58.82%) Java
4 9 (52.94%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (52.94%) WebSphere MQ
5 8 (47.06%) SOA
6 7 (41.18%) Middleware
6 7 (41.18%) Client/Server
7 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 6 (35.29%) .NET
7 6 (35.29%) XML
7 6 (35.29%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 5 (29.41%) API Development
8 5 (29.41%) JSON
8 5 (29.41%) DevOps
8 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (29.41%) Retail
8 5 (29.41%) RESTful
8 5 (29.41%) Open Source
8 5 (29.41%) XSLT
8 5 (29.41%) OO
9 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
9 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (17.65%) Release Management
9 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
10 2 (11.76%) Dell
10 2 (11.76%) Firewall
10 2 (11.76%) SAP
10 2 (11.76%) CRM

IBM Integration Bus
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 15 (88.24%) WebSphere
2 9 (52.94%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (11.76%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Boomi
1 2 (11.76%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (29.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Architect
3 5 (29.41%) WebSphere Architect
4 4 (23.53%) Integration Architect
4 4 (23.53%) Integration Developer
4 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Java WebSphere Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior WebSphere Developer
6 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (41.18%) Middleware
3 6 (35.29%) .NET
3 6 (35.29%) XML
4 5 (29.41%) JSON
4 5 (29.41%) RESTful
4 5 (29.41%) XSLT
5 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE
5 1 (5.88%) JMS
5 1 (5.88%) REST
5 1 (5.88%) SOAP
5 1 (5.88%) Spring
5 1 (5.88%) Spring Integration
5 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) DataPower
2 7 (41.18%) Client/Server
3 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) SOA
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) API Development
2 5 (29.41%) DevOps
2 5 (29.41%) OO
2 5 (29.41%) Open Source
3 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (17.65%) Release Management
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) IBM
2 2 (11.76%) Dell
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Capita