The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire 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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 62 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.06% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.62% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £23.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+7.60% -51.57%
BizTalk Server
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
116 143 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.34% 18.55% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 62 57
Average daily rate £340 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £230 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £454 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 13
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.75 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.63% -24.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £40.50 £33.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

BizTalk Server Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BizTalk Server across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

BizTalk Server
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BizTalk Server within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 5 £375 - 1
Chester - 4 £400 -
BizTalk Server
North West

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (50.00%) EDI
1 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (28.57%) OAuth
2 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (28.57%) Open Source
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Local Government
2 4 (28.57%) CSS3
2 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 4 (28.57%) SOA
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (28.57%) SAML
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 4 (28.57%) XML
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) ActionScript
3 3 (21.43%) SMTP
3 3 (21.43%) HTTP
3 3 (21.43%) JMS
3 3 (21.43%) Clustering

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SMTP
1 3 (21.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Local Government
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) BizTalk Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Applications Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (7.14%) CRM Developer
5 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) EDI
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 4 (28.57%) XML
2 4 (28.57%) SAML
2 4 (28.57%) OAuth
2 4 (28.57%) CSS3
3 3 (21.43%) EDIFACT
3 3 (21.43%) WCF
3 3 (21.43%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 3 (21.43%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (28.57%) Open Source
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) SOA
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) ActionScript
1 3 (21.43%) ActionScript 2.0
2 2 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix