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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 120 101 108
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 19 12 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.63% 0.56% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.84% 3.72% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 16
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£313 £365 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.38% -10.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £333 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £400 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
- +146.75%
Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
495 323 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.33% 15.02% 16.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 207 315
Average daily rate £331 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% +0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 18
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £13.50 £18.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £23.75 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
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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 24 July 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 24 July 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
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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
Somerset -16 11 £300 -17.80%
Wiltshire - 4 £388 - 2
Bristol -22 1 - - 2
Devon - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
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England

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 19 (55.88%) .NET
2 14 (41.18%) C#
2 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
3 12 (35.29%) SQL
3 12 (35.29%) SOA
4 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (26.47%) WebSphere
5 9 (26.47%) MVC
5 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
5 9 (26.47%) SOAP
5 9 (26.47%) Web Services
6 8 (23.53%) XML
6 8 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (23.53%) RUP
6 8 (23.53%) JMS
6 8 (23.53%) IBM WebSphere Certification
6 8 (23.53%) WCF
7 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio
8 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
8 5 (14.71%) Windows
8 5 (14.71%) Finance
8 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (11.76%) Data Integration
9 4 (11.76%) HTML
9 4 (11.76%) VB
10 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
10 3 (8.82%) IIS
10 3 (8.82%) XSD

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 9 (26.47%) WebSphere
2 8 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (8.82%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Architect
2 11 (32.35%) Developer
3 10 (29.41%) BizTalk Developer
4 8 (23.53%) Enterprise Architect
4 8 (23.53%) Integration Architect
5 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior BizTalk Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (8.82%) BizTalk Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) BizTalk Integration Developer
8 2 (5.88%) BizTalk Architect
8 2 (5.88%) BizTalk Designer
8 2 (5.88%) Wintel Support
8 2 (5.88%) Data Integration Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Designer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Designer
8 2 (5.88%) Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (55.88%) .NET
2 9 (26.47%) SOAP
2 9 (26.47%) Web Services
3 8 (23.53%) XML
3 8 (23.53%) JMS
3 8 (23.53%) WCF
4 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
5 4 (11.76%) HTML
6 3 (8.82%) XSD
6 3 (8.82%) XSLT
6 3 (8.82%) XML Schema
6 3 (8.82%) HTML5
7 1 (2.94%) ADO.NET
7 1 (2.94%) XSL
7 1 (2.94%) Middleware
7 1 (2.94%) WPF
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.94%) DTV
2 1 (2.94%) APACS
2 1 (2.94%) SWIFT
2 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) SOA
2 9 (26.47%) MVC
3 8 (23.53%) RUP
4 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.82%) Database Tuning
5 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.94%) ETL
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.94%) EAI
5 1 (2.94%) Project Management
5 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.94%) TDD
5 1 (2.94%) Validation
5 1 (2.94%) Scrum
5 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) C#
2 12 (35.29%) SQL
3 4 (11.76%) VB
4 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) IBM WebSphere Certification
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) IBM
2 2 (5.88%) TIBCO
2 2 (5.88%) SAP
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) webMethods
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