The table below looks at the statistics for the BizTalk Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BizTalk Specialist
Rank 604 573 591
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +18
Contract jobs requiring a BizTalk Specialist 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.002% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate
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£388 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £425 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £425 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -2.85%
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
52499 48968 54351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.83% 92.75% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 32042 29332 30408
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 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2057 2099 2690
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

BizTalk Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

BizTalk Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BizTalk Specialist
Daily Rate Trend

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

BizTalk Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the UK

BizTalk Specialist
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BizTalk Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

BizTalk Specialist Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

BizTalk Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend

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

BizTalk Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

BizTalk Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited BizTalk Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) XSLT
3 4 (57.14%) EAI
4 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
4 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) UNIX
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) UML
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) IIS
4 3 (42.86%) XSD
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) WCF
4 3 (42.86%) Time Management
4 3 (42.86%) Data Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 1 (14.29%) cXML
6 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 1 (14.29%) Subversion
6 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas

BizTalk Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited BizTalk Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) XSLT
3 3 (42.86%) XSD
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) EDI
4 1 (14.29%) WSDL
4 1 (14.29%) cXML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) DTV
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) EAI
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Time Management
2 3 (42.86%) Data Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) HL7
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) SAP