The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft BizTalk Server
North West / Manchester
Rank 78 90 91
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 14 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.04% 0.73% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.19% 4.81% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 2
Median daily rate £363 £385 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.84% +21.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £355 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £404 £324
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.85% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 - -

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

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
226 270 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.80% 15.25% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 139 144
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 14
Median hourly rate £16.00 £40.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +119.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +5.55%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BizTalk Server across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

BizTalk Server
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BizTalk Server within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 4 £338 - 3
BizTalk Server
North West

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 15 (75.00%) .NET
2 14 (70.00%) CRM
3 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (65.00%) Migration
4 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (30.00%) C++
6 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (25.00%) Replication
7 5 (25.00%) Document Management
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (25.00%) Windows
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 4 (20.00%) DBS Check
8 4 (20.00%) Change Management
8 4 (20.00%) C#
8 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (15.00%) PaaS
9 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.00%) SOA
9 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
9 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.00%) PaaS
3 2 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (5.00%) IaaS
4 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Advertising
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) CRM Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 5 (25.00%) DBA
4 5 (25.00%) SQL DBA
5 4 (20.00%) Architect
5 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (15.00%) Azure Architect
6 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
7 2 (10.00%) SOA Architect
8 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Senior BizTalk Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
8 1 (5.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) EDI
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Replication
2 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
1 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) CRM
2 13 (65.00%) Migration
3 5 (25.00%) Document Management
4 4 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Business Process Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) SOA
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (10.00%) ERP
6 2 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (10.00%) Kanban
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) SOLID
6 2 (10.00%) System Testing
6 2 (10.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) C++
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) DBS Check
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) ForgeRock
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Sitecore