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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 80 111 86
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -25
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 39 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.66% 0.30% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.29% 1.67% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 2 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £281 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £196 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £366 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £23.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+7.60% -51.57%
BizTalk Server
England

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
420 419 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.83% 17.88% 15.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 218 144
Average daily rate £354 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.00% -4.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £466 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 47 20
Average hourly rate £18.14 £16.00 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.37% -36.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.64 £27.50 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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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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
Coventry - 15 £413 - 1
Warwickshire +2 5 £218 - 2
Birmingham -1 4 £363 +28.88%
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Worcestershire - 2 £350 - 1
BizTalk Server
England

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 39 (45.35%) SQL Server
2 34 (39.53%) .NET
3 29 (33.72%) Microsoft
4 21 (24.42%) C#
5 18 (20.93%) Windows
6 17 (19.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (18.60%) SharePoint
8 15 (17.44%) CRM
9 14 (16.28%) Dynamics CRM
10 13 (15.12%) Dynamics AX
10 13 (15.12%) SQL
11 12 (13.95%) ITIL
12 11 (12.79%) MS Excel
12 11 (12.79%) X++
13 10 (11.63%) WCF
13 10 (11.63%) ASP.NET
14 9 (10.47%) Oracle
14 9 (10.47%) XML
14 9 (10.47%) Migration
14 9 (10.47%) Mentoring
15 8 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
15 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (8.14%) Change Control
16 7 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
16 7 (8.14%) Visual Studio
17 6 (6.98%) Web Services
17 6 (6.98%) Tomcat
17 6 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
17 6 (6.98%) Performance Monitoring
17 6 (6.98%) Data Migration

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 16 (18.60%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.98%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (3.49%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.16%) JBoss
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (12.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (16.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (15.12%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.33%) Maximo
4 1 (1.16%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) HTTP
1 1 (1.16%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (45.35%) SQL Server
2 17 (19.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (3.49%) MSI
3 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.16%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (4.65%) Finance
2 3 (3.49%) Local Government
3 2 (2.33%) Back Office
3 2 (2.33%) Law
3 2 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.16%) Games
4 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (38.37%) Developer
2 17 (19.77%) Architect
3 14 (16.28%) BizTalk Developer
4 11 (12.79%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 9 (10.47%) Applications Support
6 6 (6.98%) CRM Architect
7 5 (5.81%) BizTalk Architect
7 5 (5.81%) Consultant
7 5 (5.81%) Applications Specialist
7 5 (5.81%) Support Specialist
7 5 (5.81%) Applications Support Specialist
8 4 (4.65%) Environment Manager
8 4 (4.65%) Applications Architect
8 4 (4.65%) Integration Architect
8 4 (4.65%) Tester
9 3 (3.49%) Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) BizTalk Consultant
9 3 (3.49%) Designer
9 3 (3.49%) BizTalk Specialist
9 3 (3.49%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (39.53%) .NET
2 10 (11.63%) ASP.NET
2 10 (11.63%) WCF
3 9 (10.47%) XML
4 6 (6.98%) Web Services
5 5 (5.81%) Middleware
6 4 (4.65%) jQuery
6 4 (4.65%) EDI
6 4 (4.65%) CSS
7 3 (3.49%) SOAP
7 3 (3.49%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (2.33%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.33%) JMS
9 1 (1.16%) XSLT
9 1 (1.16%) J2EE
9 1 (1.16%) EDIFACT
9 1 (1.16%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.81%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.49%) Clustering
3 3 (3.49%) CMDB
4 2 (2.33%) User Experience
4 2 (2.33%) NHS
4 2 (2.33%) Replication
5 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.93%) Windows
2 4 (4.65%) UNIX
2 4 (4.65%) Solaris
2 4 (4.65%) Linux
3 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.16%) AIX
4 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.16%) Android
4 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.44%) CRM
2 12 (13.95%) ITIL
3 9 (10.47%) Migration
3 9 (10.47%) Mentoring
4 8 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (8.14%) Change Control
5 7 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (6.98%) Data Migration
6 6 (6.98%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (5.81%) Scrum
7 5 (5.81%) Risk Management
7 5 (5.81%) Validation
7 5 (5.81%) SOA
7 5 (5.81%) Information Security
8 4 (4.65%) Release Management
8 4 (4.65%) TOGAF
9 3 (3.49%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (3.49%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.49%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 21 (24.42%) C#
2 13 (15.12%) SQL
3 11 (12.79%) X++
4 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.49%) Java
5 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.16%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (2.33%) Degree
4 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.65%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (33.72%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.47%) Oracle
3 4 (4.65%) VMware
3 4 (4.65%) IBM
4 3 (3.49%) Capita
4 3 (3.49%) Amdocs
5 2 (2.33%) Northgate
6 1 (1.16%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.16%) Sun
6 1 (1.16%) HP
6 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.16%) Sage
Coventry
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £408.50 - £420.50 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
West Midlands
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Worcestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £425 - £430 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Kenilworth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago