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 29 July 2016 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 65 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 5 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.65% 0.67% 1.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.81% 4.39% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Median daily rate £450 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
BizTalk Server
West Midlands

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
178 114 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.06% 15.20% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 54 61
Median daily rate £413 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 14
Median hourly rate £11.75 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.66% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.93 £6.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £15.25 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 2016, 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 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
4 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) AppFabric
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (12.50%) SOLID

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) BizTalk Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Integration Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior BizTalk Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) Middleware
3 2 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) AppFabric
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (12.50%) XSL
4 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) EAI
4 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Process Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) SOLID
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle