The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 64 75 83
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 15 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.45% 0.32% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.61% 1.40% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
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£363 £328 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.68% +3.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.49
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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 Leeds region.

Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
197 214 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 19.09% 23.04% 20.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 119 127
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £410 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 6
Average hourly rate £13.20 £36.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% +166.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

BizTalk Server Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BizTalk Server across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (96.00%) C#
3 20 (80.00%) ASP.NET
4 17 (68.00%) SharePoint
4 17 (68.00%) Visual Studio
5 16 (64.00%) WCF
6 14 (56.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 13 (52.00%) PowerShell
7 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
8 12 (48.00%) Workflow
9 10 (40.00%) WF
10 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
11 8 (32.00%) XML
12 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (24.00%) Kofax
13 6 (24.00%) CMS
13 6 (24.00%) Intranet
13 6 (24.00%) EDRMS
13 6 (24.00%) Oracle
14 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
14 4 (16.00%) SQL
14 4 (16.00%) FTP
14 4 (16.00%) InfoPath
15 3 (12.00%) Local Government
15 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
15 3 (12.00%) TDD
15 3 (12.00%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (12.00%) Web Services
15 3 (12.00%) Windows

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 17 (68.00%) SharePoint
2 14 (56.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (24.00%) CMS
4 3 (12.00%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (4.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) InfoPath
2 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Intranet
2 4 (16.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) EDRMS
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (68.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) Firebug
3 1 (4.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (12.00%) Local Government
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 6 (24.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Configuration Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Configuration Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (64.00%) WCF
4 10 (40.00%) WF
5 8 (32.00%) XML
6 3 (12.00%) HTML
6 3 (12.00%) Web Services
7 2 (8.00%) CSS
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (8.00%) HTML5
7 2 (8.00%) AppFabric
7 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.00%) CSS3
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (4.00%) jQuery
8 1 (4.00%) WPF
8 1 (4.00%) JSP
8 1 (4.00%) J2EE
8 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Workflow
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) TDD
4 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (8.00%) MVC
5 1 (4.00%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) SOA
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (16.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) Kofax
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.00%) TIBCO