The table below looks at the statistics for the BizTalk Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 112 104 101
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs requiring a BizTalk Developer 12 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.48% 0.41% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.44% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 4
Average daily rate £450 £351 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.38% -26.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £293 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £420 £493
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 - - -
BizTalk Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2368 2041 1940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.08% 92.39% 92.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1326 1140 1018
Average daily rate £385 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 176 141
Average hourly rate £13.85 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.07% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £11.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

BizTalk Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

BizTalk Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

BizTalk Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BizTalk Developer across the West Midlands region.

BizTalk Developer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

BizTalk Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BizTalk Developer across the West Midlands region.

BizTalk Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

BizTalk Developer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region 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
Birmingham 0 7 £450 +9.09%
Herefordshire - 1 £450 -
BizTalk Developer
England

BizTalk Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 27 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (44.44%) C#
3 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
4 9 (33.33%) .NET
5 8 (29.63%) Web Services
6 6 (22.22%) XML
6 6 (22.22%) SQL
7 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
7 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
9 3 (11.11%) Scrum
9 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (11.11%) TDD
9 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (11.11%) SOAP
9 3 (11.11%) Change Control
9 3 (11.11%) WCF
10 2 (7.41%) XSL
10 2 (7.41%) SOA
10 2 (7.41%) EAI
10 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (3.70%) NHS
11 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
11 1 (3.70%) Process Management
11 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
11 1 (3.70%) X++
11 1 (3.70%) MorphX
11 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling

BizTalk Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 27 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MorphX
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) .NET
2 8 (29.63%) Web Services
3 6 (22.22%) XML
4 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
5 3 (11.11%) SOAP
5 3 (11.11%) WCF
6 2 (7.41%) XSL
7 1 (3.70%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (11.11%) Change Control
1 3 (11.11%) Scrum
1 3 (11.11%) TDD
2 2 (7.41%) EAI
2 2 (7.41%) SOA
3 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
3 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
3 1 (3.70%) Process Management
3 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (3.70%) UML
3 1 (3.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) C#
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
3 1 (3.70%) VB
3 1 (3.70%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft