The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank - 88 -
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.066% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £450
% change year-on-year +1.19% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 256 322 240
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 28.80% 21.25% 17.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 184 158
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £290 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 4
Median hourly rate £52.17 £15.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +247.80% -64.70%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

IBM Integration Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing IBM Integration Bus as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for IBM Integration Bus in Edinburgh

IBM Integration Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Integration Bus in Edinburgh

IBM Integration Bus
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware

IBM Integration Bus
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat