The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 30 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 14 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.44% 6.01% 1.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.73% 16.87% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 1
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£330 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +45.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £31.90
BizTalk Server
South 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 Somerset region.

Application Platforms Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
59 83 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 18.73% 35.62% 26.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 47 35
Average daily rate £319 £388 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.74% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £488 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 0
Average hourly rate £36.40 £19.30 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.60% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

BizTalk Server Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

BizTalk Server
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BizTalk Server within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +6 2 - -
BizTalk Server
South West

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
3 13 (76.47%) SQL
4 12 (70.59%) C#
5 10 (58.82%) WCF
6 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
8 6 (35.29%) XML
8 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (35.29%) MVC
8 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
9 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
9 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
9 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
10 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (17.65%) Web Services
11 3 (17.65%) SAP
11 3 (17.65%) Windows
12 2 (11.76%) OOP
12 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
12 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
12 2 (11.76%) Oracle
12 2 (11.76%) Back Office
12 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
12 2 (11.76%) Project Management
12 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 2 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
12 2 (11.76%) Project Planning

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.76%) Back Office
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) BizTalk Developer
3 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Senior BizTalk Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Applications Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (11.76%) Architect
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Release Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Software Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Environment Manager
7 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 1 (5.88%) C# Application Developer
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Specialist
7 1 (5.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) WCF
3 6 (35.29%) XML
4 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
5 3 (17.65%) Web Services
6 2 (11.76%) WinForms
7 1 (5.88%) XSL
7 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Data Structures
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) MVC
2 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.76%) OOP
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) Release Management
3 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
3 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.76%) Information Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 12 (70.59%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
4 2 (11.76%) X++
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) SAP
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle