The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 90 70 73
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 3 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.21% 0.66% 0.084%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.83% 3.85% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Average daily rate £400 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BizTalk Server
Scotland

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

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
362 234 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.51% 17.22% 17.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 123 105
Average daily rate £386 £380 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.64% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £19.02 £34.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.05% +240.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

BizTalk Server Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

BizTalk Server
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (87.50%) ETL
1 7 (87.50%) Unit4 Business World
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) ERP
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) Middleware
3 5 (62.50%) Integration Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
6 2 (25.00%) Data Management
6 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) Workflow
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) Migration

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) BizTalk Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) ETL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) Middleware
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ETL
2 5 (62.50%) ERP
2 5 (62.50%) Integration Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle