The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft BizTalk Server
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 56 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 5 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.78% 2.34% 2.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.88% 13.76% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 6
Median daily rate £325 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.85% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
85 109 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.34% 17.00% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 63 62
Median daily rate £414 £369 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.20% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £230 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £538 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +16.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +5.55%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing BizTalk Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

BizTalk Server Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BizTalk Server across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BizTalk Server 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (70.00%) CRM
3 14 (70.00%) SharePoint
3 14 (70.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (70.00%) Business Development
4 13 (65.00%) Public Cloud
4 13 (65.00%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (65.00%) Manufacturing
5 6 (30.00%) .NET
6 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.00%) C#
7 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (10.00%) XML
9 1 (5.00%) XSLT
9 1 (5.00%) ITIL
9 1 (5.00%) Windows
9 1 (5.00%) OOP
9 1 (5.00%) OO
9 1 (5.00%) LDAP
9 1 (5.00%) Java
9 1 (5.00%) SQL
9 1 (5.00%) Sybase
9 1 (5.00%) EDI
9 1 (5.00%) ERP
9 1 (5.00%) XML Schema

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 14 (70.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (65.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
1 1 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 13 (65.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Architect
2 13 (65.00%) Dynamics AX Architect
3 8 (40.00%) Developer
4 5 (25.00%) BizTalk Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) CRM Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.00%) EDI
3 1 (5.00%) EDIFACT
3 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.00%) Middleware
3 1 (5.00%) REST
3 1 (5.00%) XML Schema
3 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) Business Development
2 14 (70.00%) CRM
3 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.00%) Data Management
3 1 (5.00%) ERP
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Kanban
3 1 (5.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (5.00%) MVC
3 1 (5.00%) OO
3 1 (5.00%) OOP
3 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.00%) Release Management
3 1 (5.00%) Scrum
3 1 (5.00%) Service Management
3 1 (5.00%) SOLID
3 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (5.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Sybase