The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 92 86 87
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 6 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.50% 0.57% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.19% 3.17% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 3
Average daily rate £450 £463 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -15.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BizTalk Server
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Application Platforms Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
274 252 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 22.63% 18.05% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 158 112
Average daily rate £413 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £522
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 10
Average hourly rate £50.00 £20.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% +15.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £17.50 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.76 £65.50 £23.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BizTalk Server across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

BizTalk Server Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BizTalk Server across the Surrey region.

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BizTalk Server across the Surrey region.

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

BizTalk Server
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 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
Weybridge - 1 £488 -
BizTalk Server
South East

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) TDD
2 10 (52.63%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) WCF
4 6 (31.58%) Scrum
4 6 (31.58%) XML
5 5 (26.32%) SOAP
5 5 (26.32%) Web Services
5 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
6 4 (21.05%) ISEB
6 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (21.05%) Data Integration
6 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
6 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
6 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 4 (21.05%) BDD
6 4 (21.05%) Re-Platforming
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (15.79%) .NET
8 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
8 2 (10.53%) XSLT
8 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
8 2 (10.53%) CRM
8 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
8 2 (10.53%) Degree
8 2 (10.53%) HL7

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (10.53%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) SMTP
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) DTS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) BizTalk Developer
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Test Automation Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Test Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Developer in Test
4 2 (10.53%) Programmer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Test Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior UI Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Test Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) UI Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) WCF
1 6 (31.58%) XML
2 5 (26.32%) SOAP
2 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 3 (15.79%) .NET
4 2 (10.53%) XSLT
5 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) TDD
3 6 (31.58%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) BDD
4 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (21.05%) Re-Platforming
4 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.53%) Change Control
5 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.53%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Server Building
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.26%) VB
2 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ISEB
1 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) HL7
2 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Cognos
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle