The first table below looks at the demand for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Hertfordshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank - 59 68
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.32% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.96% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £438 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +32.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £354 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.60% -11.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £53.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-57.00% +114.00%
Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
167 102 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.52% 16.14% 15.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 49 70
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £223 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £473 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 19
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
BizTalk Server
East of England

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

BizTalk Server Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

BizTalk Server
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
BizTalk Server
East of England

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) NUnit
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) AOP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 2 (50.00%) Refactoring

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) NUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Agile C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) AOP
1 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft