Period
to 17 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 17 October 2019 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 > London
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 544 525 559
Rank change year-on-year -19 +34 -36
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 21 112 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.057% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.62% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 51 43
London median daily rate £613 £500 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.50% +0.50% +17.06%
10th Percentile £400 £413 £414
90th Percentile £900 £588 £628
England median daily rate £500 £490 £498
% change year-on-year +2.04% -1.51% +18.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £100.50 -
England median hourly rate - £100.50 -

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 London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 13,420 18,189 16,636
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 36.35% 39.38% 36.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,031 13,664 12,625
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £375 £375 £350
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 83 90
London median hourly rate £47.83 £43.50 £30.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.95% +43.21% -28.53%
10th Percentile £21.40 £19.42 £18.45
90th Percentile £63.75 £72.41 £50.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.53 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.36% +3.83% +6.67%

IBM Integration Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM Integration Bus in London

IBM Integration Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Integration Bus in London

IBM Integration Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM Integration Bus in London over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM Integration Bus in London

IBM Integration Bus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Integration Bus in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM Integration Bus in London

IBM Integration Bus
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 17 October 2019. 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
Central London +37 8 £825 +51.72% 1
IBM Integration Bus
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing IBM Integration Bus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus.

1 17 (80.95%) IBM
2 14 (66.67%) Banking
3 12 (57.14%) WebSphere
4 9 (42.86%) Finance
5 7 (33.33%) Oracle
6 6 (28.57%) Windows
6 6 (28.57%) Retail Banking
7 5 (23.81%) Java
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
8 4 (19.05%) JSON
8 4 (19.05%) SCCM
8 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
8 4 (19.05%) SOA
8 4 (19.05%) DNS
8 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
8 4 (19.05%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (19.05%) SOAP
8 4 (19.05%) Web Services
8 4 (19.05%) Server Management
8 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
8 4 (19.05%) Office 365
8 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
9 3 (14.29%) REST
9 3 (14.29%) XPath
9 3 (14.29%) Project Delivery
9 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (14.29%) XML

IBM Integration Bus
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 12 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.76%) IBM Transformation Extender
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Apigee
2 1 (4.76%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) SSL
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
1 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
General
1 14 (66.67%) Banking
2 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) Retail Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory Engineer
1 4 (19.05%) Architect
1 4 (19.05%) Developer
1 4 (19.05%) IT Engineer
1 4 (19.05%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Integration Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Integration Specialist
2 3 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 3 (14.29%) WebSphere Specialist
2 3 (14.29%) XML Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Integration Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Developer
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) JSON
1 4 (19.05%) SOAP
1 4 (19.05%) Web Services
1 4 (19.05%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (14.29%) J2EE
2 3 (14.29%) Middleware
2 3 (14.29%) REST
2 3 (14.29%) XML
3 2 (9.52%) .NET
4 1 (4.76%) Apache Camel
4 1 (4.76%) COM
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (4.76%) RESTful
4 1 (4.76%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) AIX
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Server Management
2 4 (19.05%) SOA
3 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 3 (14.29%) Project Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) High Availability
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Data Stewardship
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) Logistics
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Open Source
5 1 (4.76%) Open Source Development
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) SDLC
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
3 3 (14.29%) XPath
4 1 (4.76%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) IBM
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Axway
4 1 (4.76%) Dell
4 1 (4.76%) Fiorano
4 1 (4.76%) Informatica
4 1 (4.76%) Jitterbit
4 1 (4.76%) MuleSoft
4 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.76%) Splunk
4 1 (4.76%) Talend
4 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.76%) webMethods