Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 177 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - +211
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 21 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.45% 0.23% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.48% 0.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 0
East of England median daily rate £425 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% - -
England median daily rate £493 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +19.39% -8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the East of England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1419 1283 1656
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 30.38% 24.88% 27.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 798 994
East of England median daily rate £422 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.50% +6.67% +6.01%
10th Percentile £265 £263 £246
90th Percentile £575 £545 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 34 55
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £33.05 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.03% -8.83% +1.26%
10th Percentile £28.95 £10.60 £19.79
90th Percentile £63.75 £42.81 £44.40
England median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year +9.33% +3.45% +3.57%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM Integration Bus in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 25 July 2017. 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 -7 13 £500 +33.33%
Bedfordshire - 8 £400 -
IBM Integration Bus
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus.

1 21 (100.00%) IBM
2 19 (90.48%) XML
2 19 (90.48%) WebSphere
3 16 (76.19%) Java
3 16 (76.19%) .NET
4 15 (71.43%) WebSphere MQ
5 9 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 9 (42.86%) Unix
6 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (38.10%) JSON
6 8 (38.10%) DataPower
6 8 (38.10%) Open Source
6 8 (38.10%) SQL
6 8 (38.10%) UML
6 8 (38.10%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 6 (28.57%) OO
8 6 (28.57%) Shell Script
8 6 (28.57%) Oracle
8 6 (28.57%) XSLT
8 6 (28.57%) RESTful
8 6 (28.57%) Release Management
8 6 (28.57%) Configuration Management
8 6 (28.57%) API Development
8 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (23.81%) SuccessFactors
9 5 (23.81%) DevOps
9 5 (23.81%) Boomi
9 5 (23.81%) Break/Fix

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 19 (90.48%) WebSphere
2 9 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (23.81%) IBM Transformation Extender
4 4 (19.05%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (23.81%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Boomi
1 5 (23.81%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (9.52%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
1 2 (9.52%) HTTPS
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) Integration Developer
3 9 (42.86%) WebSphere Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Systems Developer
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Integration Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Integration Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Integration Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Java WebSphere Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Architect
6 1 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) XML
2 16 (76.19%) .NET
3 15 (71.43%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (38.10%) JSON
5 6 (28.57%) RESTful
5 6 (28.57%) XSLT
6 5 (23.81%) Middleware
7 2 (9.52%) REST
7 2 (9.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) DataPower
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.52%) AS400
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Unix
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (38.10%) Open Source
1 8 (38.10%) UML
2 6 (28.57%) API Development
2 6 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (28.57%) OO
2 6 (28.57%) Release Management
3 5 (23.81%) Break/Fix
3 5 (23.81%) CRM
3 5 (23.81%) DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Data Management
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.52%) Process Management
4 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
4 2 (9.52%) SOA
4 2 (9.52%) Test Management
4 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 6 (28.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) IBM
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) Oracle
4 5 (23.81%) Dell
4 5 (23.81%) SAP
5 2 (9.52%) Atlassian
5 2 (9.52%) Google
5 2 (9.52%) MuleSoft
5 2 (9.52%) TIBCO
5 2 (9.52%) WSO2