Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 153 141
Rank change year-on-year +15 -12 -18
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 4 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.14% 0.085% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.27% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Manchester median daily rate £435 - £600
10th Percentile £420 - £431
90th Percentile £571 - £761
North West median daily rate £435 £413 £600
% change year-on-year +5.45% -31.25% +41.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Manchester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1083 1095 914
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 36.85% 30.87% 24.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 747 784 559
Manchester median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £282 £272
90th Percentile £538 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +3.23% -0.64% +14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 28
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.75% -54.29% +23.08%
10th Percentile £16.55 £14.80 £10.93
90th Percentile £47.40 £44.25 £42.15
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% -

IBM Integration Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM Integration Bus in Manchester

IBM Integration Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Integration Bus in Manchester

IBM Integration Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM Integration Bus in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM Integration Bus in Manchester

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

1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) DB2
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) SMTP
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) SNMP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science

IBM Integration Bus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) SMTP
1 1 (25.00%) SNMP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Architect
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Kanban
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Jython
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Salt
1 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) MuleSoft
3 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (25.00%) WSO2