The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft BizTalk Server
England / South West
Rank 130 120 128
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 6 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.84% 0.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.23% 5.11% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 13
Median daily rate £475 £475 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +43.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £333 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.85% +9.30%
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 South West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
489 489 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.10% 16.33% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 339 322
Median daily rate £400 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 21
Median hourly rate £43.00 £18.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.88% -20.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £9.30 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.00 £40.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 South West

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in the South West

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BizTalk Server across the South West region.

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

BizTalk Server
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BizTalk Server within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 2 £463 -
Wiltshire -15 1 £475 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £425 -
BizTalk Server
England

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 South West region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (64.29%) .NET
3 15 (53.57%) C#
4 14 (50.00%) IIS
5 13 (46.43%) SQL
5 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
6 11 (39.29%) Windows
6 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
6 11 (39.29%) WCF
6 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
7 10 (35.71%) Dynamics CRM
7 10 (35.71%) CRM
7 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (28.57%) SOAP
8 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
8 8 (28.57%) SDLC
9 7 (25.00%) JSON
9 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
9 7 (25.00%) Web Services
10 6 (21.43%) TDD
10 6 (21.43%) OpenROAD
10 6 (21.43%) Ingres
10 6 (21.43%) MS Office
10 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
10 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
10 6 (21.43%) Software Delivery
11 4 (14.29%) Oracle
12 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (10.71%) Data Migration

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 14 (50.00%) IIS
2 6 (21.43%) OpenROAD
3 3 (10.71%) MQSeries
3 3 (10.71%) NetWeaver
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (21.43%) MS Office
3 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) Ingres
3 3 (10.71%) MySQL
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.14%) MS Access
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) BizTalk Developer
3 7 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Consultant
5 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) BizTalk Consultant
6 4 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Administrator
7 3 (10.71%) DBA
7 3 (10.71%) SAP Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
8 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior BizTalk Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Software Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
8 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (7.14%) WCF Developer
9 1 (3.57%) C# WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (64.29%) .NET
2 11 (39.29%) WCF
3 8 (28.57%) SOAP
4 7 (25.00%) JSON
4 7 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
5 3 (10.71%) XML
6 2 (7.14%) Classic ASP
7 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.14%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
1 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (35.71%) CRM
2 8 (28.57%) SDLC
3 6 (21.43%) Software Delivery
3 6 (21.43%) TDD
3 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
4 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
4 3 (10.71%) Database Security
4 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.71%) Migration
4 3 (10.71%) Service Management
5 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.14%) High Availability
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL
5 2 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (7.14%) Scrum
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.57%) OOP
6 1 (3.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) C#
2 13 (46.43%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.71%) VB
4 2 (7.14%) C
4 2 (7.14%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) PHP
4 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) Remedy
3 3 (10.71%) SAP
4 2 (7.14%) VMware