The first table below looks at the demand for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Bristol region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 69 48 61
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.13% 0.37% 0.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.70% 2.44% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £338 £388
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
- +146.75%
Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
143 82 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 17.90% 14.99% 20.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 52 107
Average daily rate £365 £331 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.18% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £135 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 7
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
BizTalk Server
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BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

BizTalk Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

BizTalk Server
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Developer
1 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ETL
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO