The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 95 91 86
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 3 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.38% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.11% 2.94% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Median daily rate £525 £438 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +20.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -
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
England

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

Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
270 204 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.07% 12.94% 16.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 123 97
Median daily rate £425 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £235 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £523 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 25
Median hourly rate £18.25 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.86% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £13.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.35 £16.83 £24.00
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 the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) WinForms
4 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) ERP
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) LINQ
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
5 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) MSBuild
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Sybase
5 1 (16.67%) DB2
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) Unisys
5 1 (16.67%) Calypso
5 1 (16.67%) CICS
5 1 (16.67%) Easytrieve

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (16.67%) CICS
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) Easytrieve
2 1 (16.67%) Essbase
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) IMS/DB
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) BizTalk Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Messaging Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 2 (33.33%) LINQ
3 2 (33.33%) WinForms
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) XSD
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) VSAM
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Calypso
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Sybase
1 1 (16.67%) Unisys