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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft BizTalk Server
England / South West
Rank 122 104 112
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +8
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 10 39 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 1.30% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.49% 7.14% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 33 14
Median daily rate £475 £450 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +31.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £380 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
402 546 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 15.62% 18.24% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 394 302
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 30
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.25 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +68.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £15.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £104.00 £59.20 £33.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BizTalk Server within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 January 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 - 5 £465 - 3
Devon - 2 £418 -
Somerset -9 1 - -
Wiltshire -16 1 £475 +5.55%
Gloucestershire - 1 £500 -
BizTalk Server
England

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 22 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 19 (67.86%) .NET
3 17 (60.71%) SQL
4 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
5 14 (50.00%) C#
6 11 (39.29%) IIS
6 11 (39.29%) Windows
7 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
7 10 (35.71%) CRM
7 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (35.71%) Dynamics CRM
8 9 (32.14%) Visual Studio
8 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
9 8 (28.57%) WCF
9 8 (28.57%) SDLC
10 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 7 (25.00%) JSON
10 7 (25.00%) TDD
10 7 (25.00%) Web Services
11 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
11 6 (21.43%) SOAP
11 6 (21.43%) Ingres
11 6 (21.43%) MS Office
11 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
11 6 (21.43%) OpenROAD
11 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
11 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
11 6 (21.43%) Software Delivery
12 5 (17.86%) JavaScript

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 11 (39.29%) IIS
2 6 (21.43%) OpenROAD
3 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 3 (10.71%) MQSeries
4 3 (10.71%) NetWeaver
5 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) 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
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (78.57%) 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
5 1 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Visual Studio
2 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (10.71%) Advertising
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) .NET Developer
2 9 (32.14%) BizTalk Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) DBA
5 3 (10.71%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) BizTalk Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior BizTalk Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Lead Business Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) WCF
3 7 (25.00%) JSON
3 7 (25.00%) Web Services
4 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 6 (21.43%) SOAP
5 4 (14.29%) XML
6 3 (10.71%) Ajax
6 3 (10.71%) CSS
6 3 (10.71%) HTML
6 3 (10.71%) jQuery
6 3 (10.71%) LINQ
6 3 (10.71%) Middleware
6 3 (10.71%) WPF
7 2 (7.14%) Classic ASP
8 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.57%) Node.js
8 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (3.57%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (35.71%) CRM
2 8 (28.57%) SDLC
3 7 (25.00%) TDD
4 6 (21.43%) Software Delivery
4 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
5 4 (14.29%) Scrum
6 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
6 3 (10.71%) Database Security
6 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.71%) Migration
6 3 (10.71%) MVC
6 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.71%) Service Management
7 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.14%) High Availability
7 2 (7.14%) ITIL
7 2 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) SQL
2 14 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.71%) VB
5 3 (10.71%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.14%) C
6 2 (7.14%) Java
6 2 (7.14%) PHP
6 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.14%) VBA
7 1 (3.57%) Ruby
7 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) 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
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) Remedy
3 3 (10.71%) SAP
4 2 (7.14%) VMware