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 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
BizTalk Consultant
Rank 610 585 568
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -17
Contract jobs requiring a BizTalk Consultant 9 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.032% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.033% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 10
Average daily rate £413 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £416 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £510 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
48576 47854 45775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.46% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 31231 29881 27104
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1759 1870 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BizTalk Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

BizTalk Consultant Daily Rate Histogram 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 13 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 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
England -7 9 £413 -8.33%
West Midlands -11 4 £413 -2.94%
South East +4 3 £475 -5.00%
Coventry 0 3 £413 -2.94%
Berkshire - 2 £475 -
City of London +38 1 - -
South West +2 1 £300 -33.33%
Wiltshire -1 1 £300 -33.33%
London -9 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £450 -
Reading - 1 - -
Trowbridge - 1 £300 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -

BizTalk Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 23 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) C#
3 7 (30.43%) XML
4 6 (26.09%) WCF
4 6 (26.09%) .NET
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
5 5 (21.74%) Web Services
5 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
7 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
7 3 (13.04%) IIS
7 3 (13.04%) XSD
7 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
7 3 (13.04%) SOAP
7 3 (13.04%) XSLT
7 3 (13.04%) HTTP
7 3 (13.04%) MSMQ
7 3 (13.04%) MQSeries
7 3 (13.04%) SLA
7 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
8 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
8 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
8 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (8.70%) TRADACOMS
8 2 (8.70%) ActionScript 2.0
8 2 (8.70%) Wireshark

BizTalk Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 23 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (13.04%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) MQSeries
3 2 (8.70%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) HTTP
2 2 (8.70%) FTP
2 2 (8.70%) HTTPS
2 2 (8.70%) Wireshark
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Fiddler
2 1 (4.35%) NUnit
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.35%) Back Office
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) XML
2 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) WCF
3 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
3 5 (21.74%) Web Services
4 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
4 3 (13.04%) MSMQ
4 3 (13.04%) SOAP
4 3 (13.04%) XSD
4 3 (13.04%) XSLT
5 2 (8.70%) cXML
5 2 (8.70%) EDI
6 1 (4.35%) REST
6 1 (4.35%) SAML
6 1 (4.35%) WSE
6 1 (4.35%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (8.70%) TRADACOMS
2 1 (4.35%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
2 2 (8.70%) Migration
2 2 (8.70%) SOA
2 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Change Control
3 1 (4.35%) MSF
3 1 (4.35%) OO
3 1 (4.35%) OOP
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.35%) Release Management
3 1 (4.35%) Server Building
3 1 (4.35%) Software Optimisation
3 1 (4.35%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) C#
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.70%) ActionScript
4 2 (8.70%) ActionScript 2.0
4 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) XPath
5 1 (4.35%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) MCP
2 1 (4.35%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) HL7
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Northgate