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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BizTalk Specialist
Rank 596 569 539
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -30
Contract jobs requiring a BizTalk Specialist 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.002% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£490 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+22.50% -
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
49598 47956 42731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.38% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30070 28704 24525
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1954 2000 2187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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
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 23 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (50.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) SOAP
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) WCF
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) XSLT
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) CRM
6 1 (10.00%) SSL
6 1 (10.00%) IIS
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (10.00%) Clustering

BizTalk Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 2 (20.00%) XSLT
3 2 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft