The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 29 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.27% 0.48% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.77% 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £408 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +16.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £23.00 £53.50
% change year-on-year
+39.13% -57.00%
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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 Sheffield region.

Application Platforms Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
65 21 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 21.04% 10.05% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 14 23
Average daily rate £315 £280 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £232 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £475 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 1
Average hourly rate £10.50 £30.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.00% +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

BizTalk Server Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) IIS
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 8 (88.89%) SharePoint
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) Firewall
3 7 (77.78%) JBoss
3 7 (77.78%) Migration
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) Linux
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) Web Services
4 6 (66.67%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000
5 3 (33.33%) VB
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) EMC
5 3 (33.33%) NetApp
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) Foglight
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 8 (88.89%) IIS
1 8 (88.89%) SharePoint
2 7 (77.78%) JBoss
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Web Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 6 (66.67%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) WCF
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) MSMQ
4 1 (11.11%) WSDL
4 1 (11.11%) Apache Axis
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) VB
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) XQuery
3 1 (11.11%) XPath
3 1 (11.11%) C#
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Foglight
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) EMC
3 3 (33.33%) NetApp
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) New Relic