The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 South West 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 128 118 126
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 16 5 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.48% 0.21% 0.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.34% 1.29% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 16
Average daily rate £330 £440 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +9.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £440 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £440 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £354 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.60% -11.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £24.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £53.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-57.00% +114.00%
Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
683 388 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.62% 16.68% 15.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 238 329
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 42
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.50 £23.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% +2.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £13.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
BizTalk Server
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Somerset - 11 £330 - 3
Bristol - 3 £450 - 1
Wiltshire - 2 £389 -
BizTalk Server
England

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (85.00%) .NET
2 27 (67.50%) SQL Server
3 24 (60.00%) C#
4 23 (57.50%) SQL
5 20 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (47.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (42.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (42.50%) WCF
7 17 (42.50%) MVC
7 17 (42.50%) ASP.NET
8 15 (37.50%) XML
9 13 (32.50%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
11 8 (20.00%) VB.NET
12 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio
13 5 (12.50%) VB
13 5 (12.50%) SOA
13 5 (12.50%) Data Integration
14 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
14 4 (10.00%) Software Deployment
14 4 (10.00%) Finance
14 4 (10.00%) Banking
14 4 (10.00%) Web Services
14 4 (10.00%) HTML
15 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
15 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
16 2 (5.00%) Database Tuning
16 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 2 (5.00%) HTML5
16 2 (5.00%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (67.50%) SQL Server
2 20 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (42.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (32.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (47.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio
3 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
1 4 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Developer
1 25 (62.50%) BizTalk Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Senior Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Senior BizTalk Developer
3 9 (22.50%) .NET Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Architect
6 4 (10.00%) BizTalk Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) BizTalk Designer
7 3 (7.50%) BizTalk Integration Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Designer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Designer
7 3 (7.50%) Data Integration Developer
7 3 (7.50%) BizTalk Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) Build and Release Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Build Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Release Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (85.00%) .NET
2 17 (42.50%) WCF
2 17 (42.50%) ASP.NET
3 15 (37.50%) XML
4 4 (10.00%) Web Services
4 4 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.00%) HTML5
5 2 (5.00%) XSD
5 2 (5.00%) XSLT
5 2 (5.00%) XML Schema
6 1 (2.50%) ADO.NET
6 1 (2.50%) CSS
6 1 (2.50%) SOAP
6 1 (2.50%) Middleware
6 1 (2.50%) XSL
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.50%) APACS
2 1 (2.50%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) MVC
2 5 (12.50%) SOA
3 4 (10.00%) Software Deployment
4 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.00%) Database Tuning
5 2 (5.00%) Web Design
6 1 (2.50%) Project Management
6 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.50%) ERP
6 1 (2.50%) EAI
6 1 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) C#
2 23 (57.50%) SQL
3 8 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (12.50%) VB
5 2 (5.00%) Java
5 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) SAP
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) HP
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