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 3 months to 25 June 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 / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 393 376 394
Rank change year-on-year -17 +18  
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 25 48 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.69% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 10
Median daily rate £498 £420 £474
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.45% -11.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £366 £397
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £575 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £385 £450
% change year-on-year -5.84% -14.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London 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 London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 7331 6935 7333
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.83% 32.44% 31.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5444 5322 5317
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 25 50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +77.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.00 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £190.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

IBM Integration Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 7 £498 +18.45% 1
Hayes - 1 - -
IBM Integration Bus
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 London region with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus.

1 62 (93.94%) IBM
1 62 (93.94%) WebSphere
2 41 (62.12%) Java
3 39 (59.09%) WebSphere MQ
4 30 (45.45%) Web Services
5 29 (43.94%) XML
6 27 (40.91%) SOAP
7 26 (39.39%) Banking
8 25 (37.88%) Finance
9 21 (31.82%) Linux
10 19 (28.79%) SOA
10 19 (28.79%) Middleware
11 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (27.27%) DataPower
12 16 (24.24%) REST
13 15 (22.73%) XPath
13 15 (22.73%) Unix
14 13 (19.70%) JMS
15 11 (16.67%) Retail
16 10 (15.15%) RESTful
16 10 (15.15%) Oracle
17 9 (13.64%) SQL
17 9 (13.64%) Windows
17 9 (13.64%) Solaris
17 9 (13.64%) TDD
17 9 (13.64%) JSON
18 8 (12.12%) Workflow
18 8 (12.12%) EAI
18 8 (12.12%) MQSeries
19 7 (10.61%) Apache

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 62 (93.94%) WebSphere
2 8 (12.12%) MQSeries
3 7 (10.61%) Apache
3 7 (10.61%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (6.06%) IIS
6 3 (4.55%) Mule
6 3 (4.55%) WebSphere Process Server
7 2 (3.03%) Apache Spark
7 2 (3.03%) GlassFish
7 2 (3.03%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (3.03%) iPlanet
7 2 (3.03%) JBoss
7 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
7 2 (3.03%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (1.52%) Confluence
8 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.52%) WebLogic Integration
8 1 (1.52%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Utilities
1 1 (1.52%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.52%) Firebase
3 1 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) FTP
2 5 (7.58%) HTTP
3 3 (4.55%) AMQP
3 3 (4.55%) Multicast
3 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) DB2
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.52%) Big Data
3 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.06%) JIRA
3 3 (4.55%) Ant
3 3 (4.55%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.03%) Maven
5 1 (1.52%) JUnit
5 1 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.52%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (1.52%) Subversion
5 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (39.39%) Banking
2 25 (37.88%) Finance
3 11 (16.67%) Retail
4 5 (7.58%) Telecoms
5 4 (6.06%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.03%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.52%) Legal
7 1 (1.52%) Prime Brokerage
7 1 (1.52%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (40.91%) Developer
2 13 (19.70%) WebSphere Developer
3 11 (16.67%) Integration Developer
3 11 (16.67%) Integration Specialist
4 10 (15.15%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Architect
5 6 (9.09%) Messaging Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) WebSphere Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Middleware Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Integration Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.55%) WebSphere Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (59.09%) WebSphere MQ
2 30 (45.45%) Web Services
3 29 (43.94%) XML
4 27 (40.91%) SOAP
5 19 (28.79%) Middleware
6 16 (24.24%) REST
7 13 (19.70%) JMS
8 10 (15.15%) RESTful
9 9 (13.64%) JSON
10 7 (10.61%) XSLT
11 5 (7.58%) .NET
11 5 (7.58%) J2EE
12 4 (6.06%) Spring
13 3 (4.55%) JDBC
13 3 (4.55%) Kafka
13 3 (4.55%) TIBCO EMS
13 3 (4.55%) Ultra Messaging
14 2 (3.03%) Spring Cloud
14 2 (3.03%) XSD
14 2 (3.03%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) DataPower
2 6 (9.09%) SWIFT
3 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.55%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.03%) Clustering
5 2 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.52%) Derivative
6 1 (1.52%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.52%) PKI
6 1 (1.52%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.82%) Linux
2 15 (22.73%) Unix
3 9 (13.64%) Solaris
3 9 (13.64%) Windows
4 2 (3.03%) AIX
4 2 (3.03%) Android
4 2 (3.03%) VMS
4 2 (3.03%) zOS
5 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) SOA
2 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.64%) TDD
4 8 (12.12%) EAI
4 8 (12.12%) Workflow
5 6 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 6 (9.09%) Data Integration
5 6 (9.09%) Pair Programming
6 5 (7.58%) B2B
6 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (7.58%) DevOps
6 5 (7.58%) E-Commerce
6 5 (7.58%) Logistics
6 5 (7.58%) Open Source
7 4 (6.06%) Low Latency
7 4 (6.06%) SDLC
8 3 (4.55%) API Development
8 3 (4.55%) High Availability
8 3 (4.55%) OO
8 3 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (62.12%) Java
2 15 (22.73%) XPath
3 9 (13.64%) SQL
4 6 (9.09%) C++
4 6 (9.09%) Python
5 5 (7.58%) C
5 5 (7.58%) Perl
5 5 (7.58%) PL/SQL
5 5 (7.58%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.03%) DCL
8 1 (1.52%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) IBM Certification
2 4 (6.06%) Degree
3 1 (1.52%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) ISO 20022
2 2 (3.03%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.52%) ISO 15022
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Mesos
2 1 (1.52%) Ansible
2 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.52%) Puppet
2 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 62 (93.94%) IBM
2 10 (15.15%) Oracle
3 5 (7.58%) TIBCO
4 3 (4.55%) Informatica
4 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.55%) Pega
4 3 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.55%) SAP
5 2 (3.03%) Google
6 1 (1.52%) Apigee
6 1 (1.52%) Kony
6 1 (1.52%) Sybase
6 1 (1.52%) Temenos
6 1 (1.52%) Yahoo!
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