The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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
England / North East
Rank - - 56
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £550
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 North East region.

Application Platforms Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
170 169 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.78% 19.14% 20.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 100 78
Median daily rate £325 £417 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.96% +38.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £298 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £533 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 7
Median hourly rate £13.75 £10.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -64.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £14.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.80 £10.00 £38.75
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 the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 North East

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in the North East

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

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 North East region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (90.00%) XML
3 17 (85.00%) VB
3 17 (85.00%) C
4 16 (80.00%) Integration Testing
5 15 (75.00%) HTML
5 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (75.00%) WebLogic
6 14 (70.00%) Windows
6 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
7 13 (65.00%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (20.00%) SQL
10 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
10 3 (15.00%) C++
10 3 (15.00%) OO
10 3 (15.00%) Web Services
10 3 (15.00%) Scrum
10 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
10 3 (15.00%) WCF
10 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (15.00%) Subversion
10 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
10 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (15.00%) CA Agile Central
11 1 (5.00%) .NET

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 15 (75.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
1 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
1 10 (50.00%) Development Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Applications Developer
3 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Lead C# Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Lead Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) WebLogic Developer
5 1 (5.00%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) XML
2 15 (75.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) WCF
3 3 (15.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) .NET
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) OO
2 3 (15.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (85.00%) C
2 17 (85.00%) VB
3 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) C++
5 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) CA Agile Central