The table below looks at the statistics for the BizTalk Consultant role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BizTalk Consultant
Rank 588 565 563
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -2
Contract jobs requiring a BizTalk Consultant 18 14 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.027% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.029% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 16
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£425 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52093 48868 53723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.10% 92.73% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31576 29013 30174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2015 2118 2639
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

BizTalk Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BizTalk Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

BizTalk Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BizTalk Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BizTalk Consultant within the UK.

BizTalk Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

BizTalk Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BizTalk Consultant within the UK.

BizTalk Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

BizTalk Consultant
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BizTalk Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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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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
England -14 18 £425 -5.55% 1
London +16 5 £450 +32.35%
Somerset - - - -
South West - - - -
Bath - - - -

BizTalk Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited BizTalk Consultant in their job title 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 with BizTalk Consultant in their job title.

1 29 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 18 (62.07%) .NET
3 15 (51.72%) C#
4 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
5 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
6 10 (34.48%) WCF
7 9 (31.03%) Windows
7 9 (31.03%) XML
8 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio
9 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (20.69%) IIS
11 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
11 5 (17.24%) XSLT
11 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
12 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
12 4 (13.79%) EAI
12 4 (13.79%) SOA
12 4 (13.79%) Finance
13 3 (10.34%) Clustering
13 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
13 3 (10.34%) SSL
13 3 (10.34%) SQL
13 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
14 2 (6.90%) XSD
14 2 (6.90%) SOAP
14 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
14 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008

BizTalk Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited BizTalk Consultant in their job title 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 with BizTalk Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (20.69%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) SSL
2 1 (3.45%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) .NET
2 10 (34.48%) WCF
3 9 (31.03%) XML
4 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
4 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
4 5 (17.24%) XSLT
5 2 (6.90%) SOAP
5 2 (6.90%) XSD
5 2 (6.90%) WF
5 2 (6.90%) AppFabric
5 2 (6.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (3.45%) REST
6 1 (3.45%) LINQ
6 1 (3.45%) HTML5
6 1 (3.45%) WPF
6 1 (3.45%) HTML
6 1 (3.45%) Web Services
6 1 (3.45%) EDI
6 1 (3.45%) WSDL
6 1 (3.45%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) EAI
1 4 (13.79%) SOA
2 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (6.90%) MVC
3 2 (6.90%) TDD
3 2 (6.90%) Pair Programming
3 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.45%) Database Tuning
4 1 (3.45%) BDD
4 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) User Stories
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) C#
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.45%) C
3 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.45%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) HL7
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
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