Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 22 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 93 102
Rank change year-on-year +6 +9 -
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 15 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.95% 0.071% 0.063%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.96% 0.31% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £438 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
East of England median daily rate £450 £500 -
% change year-on-year -10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 379 325 390
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 23.99% 23.23% 24.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 194 205
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £225
90th Percentile £588 £538 £508
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 12
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 £34.81 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.91% +66.29% -49.55%
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%

IBM Integration Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM Integration Bus in Hertfordshire

IBM Integration Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Integration Bus in Hertfordshire

IBM Integration Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM Integration Bus in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM Integration Bus in Hertfordshire

IBM Integration Bus
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Watford +5 14 £425 -15.00%
IBM Integration Bus
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus.

1 15 (100.00%) IBM
2 13 (86.67%) WebSphere
2 13 (86.67%) DataPower
3 9 (60.00%) Java
4 8 (53.33%) XML
5 7 (46.67%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (40.00%) .NET
6 6 (40.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 5 (33.33%) API Development
7 5 (33.33%) DevOps
7 5 (33.33%) RESTful
7 5 (33.33%) JSON
7 5 (33.33%) Open Source
7 5 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (33.33%) XSLT
7 5 (33.33%) OO
7 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
7 5 (33.33%) SOA
7 5 (33.33%) Middleware
8 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (26.67%) Retail
9 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
9 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (20.00%) Release Management
9 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
10 2 (13.33%) Firewall
10 2 (13.33%) AS400
10 2 (13.33%) CRM
10 2 (13.33%) Dell

IBM Integration Bus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 13 (86.67%) WebSphere
2 5 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (13.33%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Boomi
1 2 (13.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
General
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Integration Developer
2 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Architect
3 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java WebSphere Developer
5 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) XML
2 7 (46.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (40.00%) .NET
4 5 (33.33%) JSON
4 5 (33.33%) Middleware
4 5 (33.33%) RESTful
4 5 (33.33%) XSLT
5 1 (6.67%) REST
5 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) DataPower
2 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (13.33%) AS400
5 1 (6.67%) Clustering
5 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) API Development
1 5 (33.33%) DevOps
1 5 (33.33%) OO
1 5 (33.33%) Open Source
1 5 (33.33%) SOA
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (20.00%) Release Management
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) High Availability
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Dell
2 2 (13.33%) SAP