The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry 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 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 25 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 15 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 4.36% 0.27% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.55% 1.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 0
Average daily rate
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£354 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 - £47.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Application Platforms Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
73 59 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 21.22% 16.03% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 41 8
Average daily rate £354 £400 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.43% +32.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £463 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 3
Average hourly rate £19.57 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.82% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

BizTalk Server Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BizTalk Server across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 13 (41.94%) SQL
2 12 (38.71%) XML
3 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (29.03%) XML Messaging
5 9 (29.03%) .NET
6 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
6 7 (22.58%) Integration Testing
7 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
7 6 (19.35%) ISTQB
7 6 (19.35%) Windows
7 6 (19.35%) ISEB
7 6 (19.35%) V-Model
7 6 (19.35%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
8 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (16.13%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (16.13%) EDI
8 5 (16.13%) ITIL
8 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
8 5 (16.13%) Oracle
8 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
9 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
9 4 (12.90%) C#
9 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
9 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
9 4 (12.90%) Change Control
10 3 (9.68%) Oracle Fusion

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
3 3 (9.68%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.68%) MSI
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Applications Support
2 6 (19.35%) BizTalk Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Test Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Architect
4 4 (12.90%) BizTalk Architect
5 3 (9.68%) EDI Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Developer
5 3 (9.68%) BizTalk Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Integration Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Integration Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Applications Specialist
5 3 (9.68%) Support Specialist
5 3 (9.68%) Integration Test Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) XML
2 9 (29.03%) .NET
2 9 (29.03%) XML Messaging
3 5 (16.13%) EDI
4 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
5 3 (9.68%) Web Services
5 3 (9.68%) Middleware
5 3 (9.68%) EDIFACT
5 3 (9.68%) WCF
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (6.45%) JMS
7 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) Integration Testing
3 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
3 6 (19.35%) V-Model
3 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
4 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (16.13%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (16.13%) ITIL
5 4 (12.90%) Change Control
6 3 (9.68%) UML
6 3 (9.68%) SSADM
6 3 (9.68%) RUP
6 3 (9.68%) DSDM
6 3 (9.68%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Migration
7 2 (6.45%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (6.45%) System Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) C#
3 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) ISEB
1 6 (19.35%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) IBM
3 3 (9.68%) Red Hat