Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 25 July 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 107 95
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 0 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.49% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.16% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 11
Reading median daily rate - £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% -5.26%
Berkshire median daily rate - £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Reading with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 277 417 477
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 21.83% 22.82% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 262 330
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £294 £313 £270
90th Percentile £538 £500 £519
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 1
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £19.61 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.51% +3.21% -
10th Percentile £10.75 £8.80 £18.50
90th Percentile £53.70 £22.25 £19.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -62.69% +69.62%

IBM Integration Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM Integration Bus in Reading

IBM Integration Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Integration Bus in Reading