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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 106 121 134
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +13
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 31 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.06% 0.52% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.46% 3.07% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 7
Average daily rate £450 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £316 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £428 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £32.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-40.62% +39.13%
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
480 521 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.38% 16.84% 20.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 313 413
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 16
Average hourly rate £33.75 £20.19 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.20% +0.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.53 £10.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +12.13%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 +11 14 £500 -
Somerset +8 10 £406 +16.07% 1
Bristol - 1 £413 -
Devon - 1 - -
BizTalk Server
England

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 46 (68.66%) Microsoft
2 40 (59.70%) .NET
3 25 (37.31%) SQL Server
4 24 (35.82%) WCF
5 22 (32.84%) C#
6 17 (25.37%) SQL
7 16 (23.88%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (14.93%) SharePoint
8 10 (14.93%) MorphX
8 10 (14.93%) Dynamics AX
8 10 (14.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (13.43%) Dynamics CRM
9 9 (13.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (13.43%) CRM
9 9 (13.43%) Web Services
9 9 (13.43%) Visual Studio
10 8 (11.94%) User Experience
10 8 (11.94%) Back Office
10 8 (11.94%) Windows
10 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
11 7 (10.45%) XML
11 7 (10.45%) Finance
11 7 (10.45%) Data Structures
11 7 (10.45%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (8.96%) Relational Database
12 6 (8.96%) RDBMS
12 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (7.46%) TDD
13 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (7.46%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 10 (14.93%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.97%) IIS
3 1 (1.49%) MQSeries
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (13.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (37.31%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (8.96%) RDBMS
3 6 (8.96%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.48%) QlikView
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) MorphX
2 9 (13.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (13.43%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.99%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.49%) NUnit
General
1 8 (11.94%) Back Office
2 7 (10.45%) Finance
3 2 (2.99%) Electronics
3 2 (2.99%) Local Government
3 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Billing
Job Titles
1 48 (71.64%) Developer
2 31 (46.27%) BizTalk Developer
3 10 (14.93%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Developer
4 9 (13.43%) BizTalk Programmer
4 9 (13.43%) Programmer
5 5 (7.46%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Architect
6 4 (5.97%) CRM Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (4.48%) .NET Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Technical Leader
8 2 (2.99%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (2.99%) C# Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Consultant
9 1 (1.49%) Software Configuration Manager
9 1 (1.49%) SQL Developer
9 1 (1.49%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (1.49%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (59.70%) .NET
2 24 (35.82%) WCF
3 9 (13.43%) Web Services
4 7 (10.45%) XML
5 5 (7.46%) .NET Framework
6 4 (5.97%) SOAP
6 4 (5.97%) XSLT
7 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.99%) Castle Windsor
8 2 (2.99%) CSS
8 2 (2.99%) HTML
8 2 (2.99%) HTML5
8 2 (2.99%) jQuery
8 2 (2.99%) LINQ
8 2 (2.99%) NHibernate
9 1 (1.49%) Middleware
9 1 (1.49%) MSMQ
9 1 (1.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.94%) User Experience
3 7 (10.45%) Data Structures
3 7 (10.45%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.99%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.99%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Windows
2 2 (2.99%) Android
2 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.43%) CRM
2 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (7.46%) TDD
4 4 (5.97%) Data Migration
4 4 (5.97%) Migration
4 4 (5.97%) MVC
5 3 (4.48%) Data Modelling
5 3 (4.48%) Project Management
5 3 (4.48%) Scrum
5 3 (4.48%) SDLC
6 2 (2.99%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (2.99%) ITIL
6 2 (2.99%) ITIL V3
6 2 (2.99%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (2.99%) OO
6 2 (2.99%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.99%) Programme Management
6 2 (2.99%) SOA
6 2 (2.99%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.84%) C#
2 17 (25.37%) SQL
3 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.48%) C++
4 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.99%) Delphi
5 2 (2.99%) Java
5 2 (2.99%) PHP
5 2 (2.99%) VB
6 1 (1.49%) XPath
6 1 (1.49%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.49%) SLA
Vendors
1 46 (68.66%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle
2 2 (2.99%) SAP
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