The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Somerset region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 45 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 11 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.58% - 3.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.25% - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 5
Average daily rate £330 - £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £351 £400
% change year-on-year
+19.21% -12.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £53.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-57.00% +114.00%
Application Platforms Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
83 50 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 19.44% 24.39% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 26 29
Average daily rate £375 £310 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
BizTalk Server
South West

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
2 19 (73.08%) C#
3 18 (69.23%) SQL
4 17 (65.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (65.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (61.54%) WCF
5 16 (61.54%) MVC
6 14 (53.85%) XML
6 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
7 13 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (34.62%) VB.NET
10 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
11 4 (15.38%) VB
11 4 (15.38%) Data Integration
12 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
12 3 (11.54%) Software Deployment
12 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
12 3 (11.54%) SOA
12 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
13 2 (7.69%) XML Schema
13 2 (7.69%) XSD
13 2 (7.69%) XSLT
13 2 (7.69%) Windows
13 2 (7.69%) HTML
13 2 (7.69%) HTML5
13 2 (7.69%) Database Tuning
14 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
14 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
2 17 (65.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (65.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 19 (73.08%) BizTalk Developer
3 12 (46.15%) Senior Developer
4 11 (42.31%) Senior BizTalk Developer
5 9 (34.62%) .NET Developer
5 9 (34.62%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) BizTalk Designer
6 3 (11.54%) Data Integration Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Designer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Designer
6 3 (11.54%) BizTalk Integration Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Build and Release Manager
7 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Build Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Release Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Systems Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Architect
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (61.54%) WCF
3 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 14 (53.85%) XML
4 2 (7.69%) XSD
4 2 (7.69%) XSLT
4 2 (7.69%) XML Schema
4 2 (7.69%) HTML5
4 2 (7.69%) HTML
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.85%) SOAP
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) MVC
2 3 (11.54%) Software Deployment
2 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
2 3 (11.54%) SOA
3 2 (7.69%) Database Tuning
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) C#
2 18 (69.23%) SQL
3 9 (34.62%) VB.NET
4 4 (15.38%) VB
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle