The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.75 -
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -
BizTalk Server
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
71 58 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 26.10% 15.06% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 23 21
Median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £135 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £14.34 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.37% +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +26.76%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

BizTalk Server
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CakePHP

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CakePHP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) PHP