The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Job Titles currently tracked.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BizTalk Consultant
Rank 576 554 558
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +4
Contract jobs requiring a BizTalk Consultant 17 14 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.027% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.030% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 16
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £400 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £543 £435
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
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50509 47198 53521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.39% 92.49% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30674 27610 29823
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 2137 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 25 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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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 -25 17 £425 -5.55% 1
London +3 7 £450 -16.66% 1
South West -27 1 - -
Bath - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 - -

BizTalk Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 28 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 16 (57.14%) .NET
3 13 (46.43%) C#
4 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
5 10 (35.71%) XML
5 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 9 (32.14%) WCF
7 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
8 6 (21.43%) Windows
9 5 (17.86%) XSLT
9 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
10 4 (14.29%) SOAP
10 4 (14.29%) SQL
10 4 (14.29%) EAI
10 4 (14.29%) SOA
10 4 (14.29%) MVC
10 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
10 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
11 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
12 2 (7.14%) WSDL
12 2 (7.14%) Project Management
12 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (7.14%) VB
12 2 (7.14%) Web Services
12 2 (7.14%) XSD
12 2 (7.14%) IIS

BizTalk Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 28 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) .NET
2 10 (35.71%) XML
3 9 (32.14%) WCF
4 5 (17.86%) XSLT
4 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
5 4 (14.29%) SOAP
5 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.14%) WSDL
6 2 (7.14%) Web Services
6 2 (7.14%) XSD
6 2 (7.14%) WF
6 2 (7.14%) AppFabric
6 2 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (7.14%) REST
7 1 (3.57%) LINQ
7 1 (3.57%) HTML5
7 1 (3.57%) HTML
7 1 (3.57%) EDI
7 1 (3.57%) XML Schema
7 1 (3.57%) cXML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) MVC
1 4 (14.29%) EAI
1 4 (14.29%) SOA
2 2 (7.14%) Project Management
2 2 (7.14%) TDD
2 2 (7.14%) Pair Programming
2 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (3.57%) Database Tuning
3 1 (3.57%) BDD
3 1 (3.57%) User Stories
3 1 (3.57%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
3 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) C#
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) VB
4 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) HL7
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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