The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank - 51 41
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 0.75% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.82% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £450
% change year-on-year +1.19% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 161 142 90
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 34.92% 26.49% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 106 62
Median daily rate £380 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.59% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

IBM Integration Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

IBM Integration Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Integration Bus in South Yorkshire