The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft BizTalk Server
England / Midlands
Rank 17 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.91% 0.57% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.81% 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £420 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.85% +9.30%
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 Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
21 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 16.41% 15.43% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 13
Median daily rate £450 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Midlands region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Presales
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) MSBuild
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) MQSeries
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) DB2
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MSBuild
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) BizTalk Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) CRM Technical Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) MSMQ
1 2 (33.33%) SAML
1 2 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
1 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Document Management
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Infor