Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 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)
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 550 508 538
Rank change year-on-year -42 +30 +38
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 79 112 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.72% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 58 29
London median daily rate £513 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.13% +2.63% -1.04%
10th Percentile £411 £263 £385
90th Percentile £630 £675 £525
England median daily rate £498 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +17.06% - -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £36.00 -

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 17407 15497 15146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 36.96% 34.36% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13288 11591 11283
London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £319 £308
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 72 92
London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £19.50 £19.23 £14.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £57.44 £55.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 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
Central London -8 19 £498 -18.78%
South London -28 1 - -
IBM Integration Bus
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus.

1 65 (82.28%) IBM
2 49 (62.03%) WebSphere
3 41 (51.90%) Java
4 31 (39.24%) Web Services
5 29 (36.71%) WebSphere MQ
6 28 (35.44%) Finance
7 26 (32.91%) XML
8 24 (30.38%) Banking
9 21 (26.58%) Unix
10 19 (24.05%) Oracle
11 18 (22.78%) Windows
12 17 (21.52%) DataPower
13 16 (20.25%) Linux
13 16 (20.25%) SQL Server
13 16 (20.25%) SQL
14 15 (18.99%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (17.72%) SOAP
16 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
17 12 (15.19%) SOA
17 12 (15.19%) Shell Script
18 11 (13.92%) .NET
19 10 (12.66%) Red Hat
19 10 (12.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 10 (12.66%) Windows Server
20 9 (11.39%) REST
20 9 (11.39%) J2EE
20 9 (11.39%) XSLT
20 9 (11.39%) JBoss
20 9 (11.39%) XPath
20 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development

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 49 (62.03%) WebSphere
2 9 (11.39%) JBoss
3 7 (8.86%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (8.86%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.33%) MQSeries
5 4 (5.06%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.80%) Apache
6 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.53%) IIS
8 1 (1.27%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Temenos T24
2 5 (6.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.53%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle Service Cloud
3 1 (1.27%) IaaS
3 1 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) Firewall
2 4 (5.06%) VLAN
3 2 (2.53%) NAS
3 2 (2.53%) SAN
3 2 (2.53%) WAN
4 1 (1.27%) HTTP
4 1 (1.27%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.86%) RDBMS
2 7 (8.86%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.59%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.06%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.80%) DB2
5 3 (3.80%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.27%) Big Data
6 1 (1.27%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) JIRA
2 2 (2.53%) Maven
2 2 (2.53%) SoapUI
2 2 (2.53%) Subversion
3 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.27%) ProC
General
1 28 (35.44%) Finance
2 24 (30.38%) Banking
3 3 (3.80%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Back Office
4 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (37.97%) Developer
2 14 (17.72%) Architect
3 10 (12.66%) Integration Specialist
4 9 (11.39%) WebSphere Developer
5 8 (10.13%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Integration Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.33%) Consultant
7 5 (6.33%) Integration Architect
8 4 (5.06%) Administrator
8 4 (5.06%) Integration Consultant
8 4 (5.06%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (5.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.06%) Support Specialist
8 4 (5.06%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.06%) WebSphere Specialist
9 3 (3.80%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Release Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Software Manager
9 3 (3.80%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (39.24%) Web Services
2 29 (36.71%) WebSphere MQ
3 26 (32.91%) XML
4 14 (17.72%) SOAP
5 11 (13.92%) .NET
6 9 (11.39%) J2EE
6 9 (11.39%) REST
6 9 (11.39%) XSLT
7 8 (10.13%) JMS
8 6 (7.59%) Middleware
9 5 (6.33%) JDBC
10 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET
10 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (5.06%) COM
10 4 (5.06%) JSON
10 4 (5.06%) Visualforce
11 3 (3.80%) AngularJS
11 3 (3.80%) JNDI
11 3 (3.80%) Node.js
11 3 (3.80%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.52%) DataPower
2 15 (18.99%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.27%) Clustering
4 1 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.27%) PDA
4 1 (1.27%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.27%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.27%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.58%) Unix
2 18 (22.78%) Windows
3 16 (20.25%) Linux
4 10 (12.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (12.66%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.80%) AIX
5 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.19%) SOA
2 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (8.86%) CRM
3 7 (8.86%) Migration
3 7 (8.86%) SDLC
4 6 (7.59%) ITIL
4 6 (7.59%) TOGAF
5 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (6.33%) Data Integration
5 5 (6.33%) Data Management
5 5 (6.33%) Data Migration
5 5 (6.33%) Data Modelling
6 4 (5.06%) BPMN
6 4 (5.06%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (5.06%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (5.06%) Integration Testing
6 4 (5.06%) Unit Testing
6 4 (5.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (5.06%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.90%) Java
2 16 (20.25%) SQL
3 12 (15.19%) Shell Script
4 9 (11.39%) XPath
5 7 (8.86%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.33%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.06%) Apex Code
7 4 (5.06%) Perl
8 3 (3.80%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.53%) C++
10 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.27%) IBM Certification
2 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.27%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) Ansible
Vendors
1 65 (82.28%) IBM
2 19 (24.05%) Oracle
3 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
4 10 (12.66%) Red Hat
5 8 (10.13%) SAP
6 7 (8.86%) Temenos
7 5 (6.33%) Informatica
7 5 (6.33%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (5.06%) Atlassian
9 3 (3.80%) Cadence
9 3 (3.80%) Siebel
9 3 (3.80%) VMware
10 2 (2.53%) Cisco
10 2 (2.53%) Teradata
10 2 (2.53%) TIBCO
11 1 (1.27%) Capita