The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 15 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 12 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.78% - 1.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 52.17% - 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
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£413 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 - £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 - £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £31.90
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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 Liverpool region.

Application Platforms Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
23 14 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 12.99% 10.94% 21.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 12
Average daily rate £400 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £750 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £14.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.86%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

BizTalk Server Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) C#
3 10 (62.50%) Web Services
3 10 (62.50%) XML
3 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) WCF
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (56.25%) REST
4 9 (56.25%) Web Application Development
4 9 (56.25%) XPath
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
4 9 (56.25%) IIS
4 9 (56.25%) HTTP
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) XQuery
5 8 (50.00%) MSMQ
5 8 (50.00%) MQSeries
5 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (50.00%) Release Management
6 7 (43.75%) OOP
6 7 (43.75%) OO
6 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
6 7 (43.75%) SOA
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (25.00%) Siebel
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 9 (56.25%) IIS
2 8 (50.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) HTTP
2 2 (12.50%) CTI
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) BizTalk Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Applications Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Siebel Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) BizTalk Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Siebel Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) Web Services
2 10 (62.50%) XML
2 10 (62.50%) WCF
3 9 (56.25%) REST
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
4 8 (50.00%) MSMQ
5 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
6 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
1 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Web Application Development
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Release Management
3 7 (43.75%) OOP
3 7 (43.75%) OO
3 7 (43.75%) SOA
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Use Case
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) XPath
2 9 (56.25%) XQuery
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) VBScript
3 3 (18.75%) VB
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Siebel
3 2 (12.50%) CosmoCom
3 2 (12.50%) Actuate
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) EMC
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix