The table below looks at the statistics for the BizTalk Developer 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BizTalk Developer
Rank 565 545 529
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -16
Contract jobs requiring a BizTalk Developer 63 64 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 42 39
Average daily rate £456 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £326 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £384 £450
% change year-on-year
+18.89% -14.72%
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
48598 48731 45782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.48% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31271 30416 27107
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £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 1757 1902 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 £11.00 £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 Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

BizTalk Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BizTalk Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

BizTalk Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

BizTalk Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BizTalk Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

BizTalk Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

BizTalk Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

BizTalk Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

BizTalk Developer
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BizTalk Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 8 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 -13 61 £463 +15.62% 2
London +23 22 £456 +6.10% 2
South East +4 14 £413 +2.99%
South West +6 13 £475 +43.93%
West Midlands -8 12 £450 +28.38%
Buckinghamshire +20 10 £381 -
Trowbridge - 10 £475 -
Wiltshire - 10 £475 -
Birmingham 0 7 £450 +9.09%
Milton Keynes - 5 £413 -
Berkshire +4 3 - -
Somerset -5 3 £475 +43.93%
Bath - 3 £475 -
Edinburgh - 2 £400 -
Scotland - 2 £400 -
City of London +48 1 £475 +18.75%
Reading -8 1 - -
Herefordshire - 1 £450 -
Chiswick - 1 £445 -

BizTalk Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited BizTalk Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 184 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 100 (54.35%) C#
3 88 (47.83%) .NET
4 85 (46.20%) WCF
5 71 (38.59%) SQL Server
6 62 (33.70%) Microsoft
7 55 (29.89%) SQL
8 46 (25.00%) XML
9 43 (23.37%) Web Services
10 36 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (18.48%) SOAP
12 32 (17.39%) SOA
13 30 (16.30%) Team Foundation Server
14 28 (15.22%) SDLC
15 26 (14.13%) RESTful
16 25 (13.59%) TDD
17 24 (13.04%) MSMQ
18 23 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
19 22 (11.96%) IIS
20 20 (10.87%) Scrum
21 19 (10.33%) ASP.NET
21 19 (10.33%) OO
22 18 (9.78%) SOLID
23 17 (9.24%) Change Management
23 17 (9.24%) .NET Framework
24 16 (8.70%) MS Excel
25 13 (7.07%) Finance
25 13 (7.07%) Visual Studio
26 12 (6.52%) Windows

BizTalk Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited BizTalk Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 184 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 22 (11.96%) IIS
3 2 (1.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.54%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.26%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.72%) HTTP
2 2 (1.09%) FTP
2 2 (1.09%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (38.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (5.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (16.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (7.07%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.09%) MSBuild
3 2 (1.09%) WiX
4 1 (0.54%) MorphX
4 1 (0.54%) MSI
4 1 (0.54%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.54%) Subversion
General
1 13 (7.07%) Finance
2 4 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (0.54%) Advertising
3 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
3 1 (0.54%) Publishing
3 1 (0.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (47.83%) .NET
2 85 (46.20%) WCF
3 46 (25.00%) XML
4 43 (23.37%) Web Services
5 34 (18.48%) SOAP
6 26 (14.13%) RESTful
7 24 (13.04%) MSMQ
8 19 (10.33%) ASP.NET
9 17 (9.24%) .NET Framework
10 10 (5.43%) XSLT
11 7 (3.80%) Middleware
11 7 (3.80%) UDDI
11 7 (3.80%) XSL
12 6 (3.26%) HTML
13 5 (2.72%) LINQ
14 3 (1.63%) Entity Framework
14 3 (1.63%) XSD
15 2 (1.09%) CSS
15 2 (1.09%) DHTML
15 2 (1.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.89%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.09%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.09%) TRADACOMS
4 1 (0.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.52%) Windows
2 4 (2.17%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (17.39%) SOA
3 28 (15.22%) SDLC
4 25 (13.59%) TDD
5 23 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (10.87%) Scrum
7 19 (10.33%) OO
8 18 (9.78%) SOLID
9 17 (9.24%) Change Management
10 10 (5.43%) Translating Business Requirements
11 8 (4.35%) High Availability
11 8 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (3.80%) UML
12 7 (3.80%) Unit Testing
13 6 (3.26%) EAI
13 6 (3.26%) Integration Testing
13 6 (3.26%) Mentoring
14 5 (2.72%) ETL
14 5 (2.72%) MVC
14 5 (2.72%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 100 (54.35%) C#
2 55 (29.89%) SQL
3 8 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 6 (3.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.09%) ActionScript
5 2 (1.09%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (0.54%) Java
6 1 (0.54%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.54%) PHP
6 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.54%) VB
6 1 (0.54%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.63%) Degree
3 2 (1.09%) ISEB
3 2 (1.09%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.54%) MCAD
4 1 (0.54%) MCP
4 1 (0.54%) MCPD
4 1 (0.54%) MCSD
4 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.09%) HL7
2 1 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 62 (33.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.09%) Oracle