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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 47 30 36
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 3 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.86% 3.24% 2.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.00% 9.21% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 4
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£340 £365 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% -5.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.49
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
60 76 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 17.14% 35.19% 36.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 53 40
Average daily rate £325 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.64% -0.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £223 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £377 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.30 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 19 September 2014. 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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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 - 1 £380 -
Street - - - -
BizTalk Server
South West

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (61.90%) .NET
2 12 (57.14%) SOA
3 9 (42.86%) SOAP
3 9 (42.86%) WebSphere
4 8 (38.10%) WCF
4 8 (38.10%) Web Services
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
4 8 (38.10%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (38.10%) IBM WebSphere Certification
4 8 (38.10%) RUP
4 8 (38.10%) JMS
5 7 (33.33%) C#
6 6 (28.57%) XML
7 5 (23.81%) MVC
7 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
8 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
8 4 (19.05%) Windows
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (14.29%) HTML5
9 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (14.29%) XSD
9 3 (14.29%) XSLT
9 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
9 3 (14.29%) HTML
9 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 3 (14.29%) XML Schema
9 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 8 (38.10%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
1 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
1 1 (4.76%) Electronics
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Architect
2 8 (38.10%) Enterprise Architect
2 8 (38.10%) Integration Architect
3 7 (33.33%) Developer
4 6 (28.57%) BizTalk Developer
5 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Senior BizTalk Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Consultant
6 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Architect
7 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Specialist
7 1 (4.76%) Software Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Release Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) SOAP
3 8 (38.10%) WCF
3 8 (38.10%) Web Services
3 8 (38.10%) JMS
4 6 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
6 3 (14.29%) HTML5
6 3 (14.29%) XSD
6 3 (14.29%) XSLT
6 3 (14.29%) HTML
6 3 (14.29%) XML Schema
7 1 (4.76%) WPF
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) SOA
2 8 (38.10%) RUP
3 5 (23.81%) MVC
4 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 3 (14.29%) Database Tuning
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) Release Management
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) TDD
6 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.76%) EAI
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) IBM WebSphere Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle