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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 117 124 113
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 27 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.91% 0.78% 0.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.05% 4.54% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 13
Average daily rate £450 £355 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £617
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BizTalk Server
England

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
535 551 539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.96% 17.09% 20.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 352 319
Average daily rate £350 £385 £372
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 27
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.69 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.66% +16.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.90 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £36.40 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BizTalk Server across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BizTalk Server across the South West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BizTalk Server within the South West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Wiltshire +4 14 £475 +16.20% 5
Somerset -3 11 £400 +21.21% 1
Devon - 1 - - 2
BizTalk Server
England

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 34 (54.84%) .NET
2 33 (53.23%) Microsoft
3 31 (50.00%) WCF
4 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
5 14 (22.58%) C#
6 13 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (16.13%) MorphX
7 10 (16.13%) SQL
7 10 (16.13%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (12.90%) Windows
8 8 (12.90%) .NET Framework
9 7 (11.29%) Data Structures
9 7 (11.29%) User Experience
9 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (11.29%) TDD
10 6 (9.68%) Back Office
10 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
10 6 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET
11 5 (8.06%) Migration
12 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (6.45%) SOAP
12 4 (6.45%) Web Services
12 4 (6.45%) XML
12 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (4.84%) Data Modelling
13 3 (4.84%) Finance
13 3 (4.84%) Asset Management
13 3 (4.84%) Scrum

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) IIS
2 1 (1.61%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.84%) QlikView
3 3 (4.84%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) MorphX
2 1 (1.61%) NUnit
2 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (9.68%) Back Office
2 3 (4.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (75.81%) Developer
2 36 (58.06%) BizTalk Developer
3 16 (25.81%) BizTalk Programmer
3 16 (25.81%) Programmer
4 10 (16.13%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Developer
6 5 (8.06%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.06%) BizTalk Consultant
6 5 (8.06%) Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.84%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Senior BizTalk Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Technical Leader
8 2 (3.23%) Project Manager
9 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Architect
9 1 (1.61%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (54.84%) .NET
2 31 (50.00%) WCF
3 8 (12.90%) .NET Framework
4 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET
5 4 (6.45%) SOAP
5 4 (6.45%) Web Services
5 4 (6.45%) XML
6 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.23%) WPF
7 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.61%) HTML
7 1 (1.61%) HTML5
7 1 (1.61%) Middleware
7 1 (1.61%) MSMQ
7 1 (1.61%) REST
7 1 (1.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.29%) Data Structures
2 7 (11.29%) User Experience
3 6 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.61%) Android
3 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (11.29%) TDD
2 5 (8.06%) Migration
3 3 (4.84%) Asset Management
3 3 (4.84%) Data Migration
3 3 (4.84%) Data Modelling
3 3 (4.84%) MVC
3 3 (4.84%) Scrum
3 3 (4.84%) Unit Testing
4 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (1.61%) API Integration
5 1 (1.61%) Operations Management
5 1 (1.61%) Project Management
5 1 (1.61%) Release Management
5 1 (1.61%) Risk Management
5 1 (1.61%) SDLC
5 1 (1.61%) SOA
5 1 (1.61%) Test Scripting
5 1 (1.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.58%) C#
2 10 (16.13%) SQL
3 1 (1.61%) C++
3 1 (1.61%) Delphi
3 1 (1.61%) Java
3 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.61%) PHP
3 1 (1.61%) VB
3 1 (1.61%) XPath
3 1 (1.61%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.61%) MCP
2 1 (1.61%) MCPD
Vendors
1 33 (53.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle
2 1 (1.61%) SAP
2 1 (1.61%) webMethods
Somerset
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