The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 43 34 25
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.26% 1.17% 1.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.32% 9.52% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
76 42 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.39% 12.32% 15.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 25 16
Average daily rate £450 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £300 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £430 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BizTalk Server across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

BizTalk Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BizTalk Server across the Bedfordshire region.

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BizTalk Server across the Bedfordshire region.

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

BizTalk Server
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing BizTalk Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BizTalk Server.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) WCF
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing BizTalk Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BizTalk Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) BizTalk Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
1 4 (80.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management