Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 18 August 2018 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 > South West
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 204 180 203
Rank change year-on-year -24 +23 +6
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 6 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.20% 0.068%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.74% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
South West median daily rate £565 £425 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.94% +7.94% -18.81%
10th Percentile £452 £381 £354
90th Percentile £718 £505 £419
England median daily rate £500 £498 £413
% change year-on-year +0.50% +20.61% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West 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 the South West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,498 1,482 1,565
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.21% 27.04% 26.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 991 929 1,114
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £279 £263
90th Percentile £563 £525 £529
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 41 41
South West median hourly rate £44.75 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.56% +12.50% -5.33%
10th Percentile £35.25 £31.25 £20.39
90th Percentile £51.75 £53.75 £53.75
England median hourly rate £41.69 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +4.22% +9.59% -1.35%

IBM Integration Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM Integration Bus in the South West

IBM Integration Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Integration Bus in the South West

IBM Integration Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM Integration Bus in the South West over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM Integration Bus in the South West

IBM Integration Bus
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. 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
Wiltshire - 5 £565 - 2
IBM Integration Bus
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, 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 South West region with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus.

1 5 (83.33%) IBM
1 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) DataPower
4 2 (33.33%) AIX
4 2 (33.33%) DB2
4 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Middleware
4 2 (33.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (16.67%) IBM UrbanCode
5 1 (16.67%) Innovative Thinking
5 1 (16.67%) Rational Team Concert
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) JMS
5 1 (16.67%) B2B
5 1 (16.67%) RESTful
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) Artifactory
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring

IBM Integration Bus
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IBM SmartCloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Artifactory
1 1 (16.67%) IBM UrbanCode
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Monitoring Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Payments Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Payments Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) JMS
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) DataPower
2 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) B2B
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Innovative Thinking
2 1 (16.67%) Microservices
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) AppDynamics