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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 68 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 2 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% 1.09% 0.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.59% 7.69% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
Median daily rate £350 £525 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +40.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £408
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £27.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +17.39%
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
126 117 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.17% 14.18% 14.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 71 52
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £255 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.26% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 10
Median hourly rate £9.00 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%

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
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 May 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 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) Web Services
2 7 (41.18%) XML
2 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) SOA
3 6 (35.29%) SOAP
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) EAI
4 5 (29.41%) Project Management
4 5 (29.41%) XPath
4 5 (29.41%) REST
5 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (23.53%) DTS
5 4 (23.53%) EDI
5 4 (23.53%) ERP
5 4 (23.53%) CRM
5 4 (23.53%) HTML
5 4 (23.53%) Java
5 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 4 (23.53%) VB
6 3 (17.65%) C#
6 3 (17.65%) Service Management
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) Software Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) Analytics
6 3 (17.65%) Degree

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 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) DTS
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Billing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) BizTalk Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Applications Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Integration Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Integration Developer
6 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior BizTalk Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
1 7 (41.18%) Web Services
1 7 (41.18%) XML
2 6 (35.29%) SOAP
3 5 (29.41%) REST
4 4 (23.53%) EDI
4 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.76%) WCF
6 1 (5.88%) AppFabric
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.88%) JSON
6 1 (5.88%) Middleware
6 1 (5.88%) RESTful
6 1 (5.88%) XSL
6 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) SOA
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) EAI
2 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) CRM
3 4 (23.53%) ERP
4 3 (17.65%) Analytics
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 3 (17.65%) Software Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) Change Control
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Process Management
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) Workflow
6 1 (5.88%) BPR
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.88%) MVC
6 1 (5.88%) UML
6 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) XPath
2 4 (23.53%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) VB
3 3 (17.65%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) Terminal Server
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) VMware