The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills 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 Server over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 75 102 86
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -16
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 37 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.62% 0.36% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.11% 2.58% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £381 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.47% -3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £356 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
406 310 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.74% 13.80% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 178 146
Average daily rate £385 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.59% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 22
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.48 £21.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -0.96%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BizTalk Server across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

BizTalk Server Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

BizTalk Server
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 Server across the West Midlands region.

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BizTalk Server across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

BizTalk Server
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 Server across the West Midlands region.

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

BizTalk Server
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 Server within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
Birmingham +5 14 £413 -2.94% 1
Coventry - 5 £438 - 2
Shropshire - 1 £350 -
Staffordshire - - - -
Solihull - - - -
BizTalk Server
England

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing BizTalk Server also 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 that cited BizTalk Server.

1 45 (59.21%) .NET
2 34 (44.74%) SQL Server
2 34 (44.74%) Microsoft
3 23 (30.26%) C#
4 20 (26.32%) Windows
4 20 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (23.68%) CRM
6 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (22.37%) Dynamics CRM
6 17 (22.37%) WCF
7 14 (18.42%) Scrum
8 13 (17.11%) .NET Framework
8 13 (17.11%) SharePoint
8 13 (17.11%) XML
8 13 (17.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (15.79%) Python
9 12 (15.79%) Java
9 12 (15.79%) Active Directory
9 12 (15.79%) Dynamics AX
9 12 (15.79%) Ruby
9 12 (15.79%) Ruby on Rails
9 12 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (14.47%) MS Excel
11 10 (13.16%) ITIL
12 9 (11.84%) Web Services
12 9 (11.84%) X++
12 9 (11.84%) Business Transformation
13 7 (9.21%) Kanban
13 7 (9.21%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (9.21%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing BizTalk Server also 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 that cited BizTalk Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (17.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.63%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.32%) IIS
5 1 (1.32%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (14.47%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (22.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (15.79%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (3.95%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 20 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) SMTP
1 1 (1.32%) DHCP
1 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.32%) VPN
1 1 (1.32%) DNS
1 1 (1.32%) SAN
1 1 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (44.74%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (17.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.32%) WiX
2 1 (1.32%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.32%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.32%) MSI
General
1 6 (7.89%) Local Government
2 2 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (1.32%) Retail
3 1 (1.32%) Finance
3 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (48.68%) Developer
2 18 (23.68%) Architect
3 13 (17.11%) BizTalk Developer
4 9 (11.84%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 9 (11.84%) .NET Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Lead Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Technical Architect
7 5 (6.58%) Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) BizTalk Specialist
8 4 (5.26%) Consultant
8 4 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.26%) BizTalk Architect
9 3 (3.95%) Transformation Programme Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Lead .NET Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Programme Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Desktop Support
9 3 (3.95%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Programme Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (59.21%) .NET
2 17 (22.37%) WCF
3 13 (17.11%) XML
3 13 (17.11%) .NET Framework
4 12 (15.79%) Ruby on Rails
5 9 (11.84%) Web Services
6 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.95%) XML Schema
8 2 (2.63%) HTML5
8 2 (2.63%) SOAP
8 2 (2.63%) HTML
9 1 (1.32%) XSD
9 1 (1.32%) XSLT
9 1 (1.32%) EDI
9 1 (1.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (1.32%) REST
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.32%) Middleware
9 1 (1.32%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) NHS
2 4 (5.26%) Replication
2 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.95%) User Experience
4 2 (2.63%) Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.32%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.32%) Windows
2 7 (9.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.63%) Android
4 2 (2.63%) Linux
4 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.32%) CentOS
5 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.32%) Solaris
5 1 (1.32%) UNIX
5 1 (1.32%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.68%) CRM
2 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (18.42%) Scrum
4 12 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (13.16%) ITIL
6 9 (11.84%) Business Transformation
7 7 (9.21%) Kanban
8 6 (7.89%) Programme Management
8 6 (7.89%) PRINCE2
8 6 (7.89%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.58%) Test Scripting
9 5 (6.58%) Web Development
9 5 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (5.26%) SOA
11 3 (3.95%) Migration
11 3 (3.95%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.95%) Incident Management
12 2 (2.63%) CAFM
12 2 (2.63%) Load Balancing
12 2 (2.63%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.26%) C#
2 12 (15.79%) Java
2 12 (15.79%) Python
2 12 (15.79%) Ruby
3 9 (11.84%) X++
4 7 (9.21%) SQL
5 3 (3.95%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.32%) C
7 1 (1.32%) VB6
7 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.95%) MCSE
2 3 (3.95%) VCP4
3 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.32%) MCTS
4 1 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.32%) Postfix
3 1 (1.32%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle
3 2 (2.63%) IBM
3 2 (2.63%) webMethods
3 2 (2.63%) VMware
3 2 (2.63%) Amdocs
3 2 (2.63%) Capita
4 1 (1.32%) Nintex
4 1 (1.32%) HP
4 1 (1.32%) EMC
4 1 (1.32%) CommVault
4 1 (1.32%) Cisco
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