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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 74 105 93
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -12
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 40 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.66% 0.65% 0.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.28% 3.56% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 8 9
Average daily rate
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£365 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.17% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £280 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £391 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £331
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +16.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 - £47.50
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
389 450 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.16% 18.28% 16.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 233 177
Average daily rate £375 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 34 19
Average hourly rate £17.30 £17.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.28% -13.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.26 £9.30 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.92 £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.38% -10.52%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +20 16 £354 +9.00%
Warwickshire - 6 £300 - 3
Birmingham -7 5 £375 +7.14% 4
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £350 -
BizTalk Server
England

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 35 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 31 (34.44%) .NET
3 30 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 22 (24.44%) SQL
5 21 (23.33%) XML
6 18 (20.00%) C#
7 15 (16.67%) Windows
7 15 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (15.56%) CRM
8 14 (15.56%) SharePoint
9 12 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
9 12 (13.33%) XML Messaging
10 11 (12.22%) Migration
10 11 (12.22%) Dynamics AX
11 10 (11.11%) WCF
11 10 (11.11%) ITIL
11 10 (11.11%) Oracle
11 10 (11.11%) ASP.NET
12 9 (10.00%) MS Excel
12 9 (10.00%) X++
13 8 (8.89%) Data Migration
13 8 (8.89%) EDI
13 8 (8.89%) SOA
13 8 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (7.78%) Change Control
14 7 (7.78%) Middleware
14 7 (7.78%) Finance
14 7 (7.78%) Visual Studio

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 14 (15.56%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.56%) JBoss
4 4 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (12.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.11%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) HTTP
1 1 (1.11%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (7.78%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (3.33%) MSI
3 1 (1.11%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.11%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (7.78%) Finance
2 3 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.22%) Advertising
3 2 (2.22%) Law
3 2 (2.22%) Back Office
4 1 (1.11%) Games
4 1 (1.11%) Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 32 (35.56%) Developer
2 16 (17.78%) Architect
3 11 (12.22%) BizTalk Developer
4 9 (10.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 9 (10.00%) Analyst
4 9 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 7 (7.78%) Test Analyst
6 6 (6.67%) CRM Architect
7 5 (5.56%) BizTalk Architect
7 5 (5.56%) EDI Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Tester
7 5 (5.56%) Consultant
7 5 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
7 5 (5.56%) Support Specialist
7 5 (5.56%) Applications Support Specialist
8 4 (4.44%) Environment Manager
8 4 (4.44%) Technical Developer
9 3 (3.33%) Integration Test Analyst
9 3 (3.33%) Designer
9 3 (3.33%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (34.44%) .NET
2 21 (23.33%) XML
3 12 (13.33%) XML Messaging
4 10 (11.11%) WCF
4 10 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 8 (8.89%) EDI
6 7 (7.78%) Middleware
7 6 (6.67%) Web Services
8 5 (5.56%) EDIFACT
9 4 (4.44%) jQuery
9 4 (4.44%) CSS
10 3 (3.33%) SOAP
10 3 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (2.22%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.22%) JMS
12 1 (1.11%) XSLT
12 1 (1.11%) J2EE
12 1 (1.11%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.44%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.33%) Clustering
3 3 (3.33%) CMDB
4 1 (1.11%) Social Media
4 1 (1.11%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.11%) SCADA
4 1 (1.11%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (4.44%) Solaris
2 4 (4.44%) Linux
2 4 (4.44%) UNIX
3 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (15.56%) CRM
3 11 (12.22%) Migration
4 10 (11.11%) ITIL
5 8 (8.89%) SOA
5 8 (8.89%) Data Migration
5 8 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (7.78%) Change Control
6 7 (7.78%) Integration Testing
6 7 (7.78%) Test Scripting
7 6 (6.67%) V-Model
7 6 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 6 (6.67%) Waterfall
8 5 (5.56%) Information Security
8 5 (5.56%) Risk Management
8 5 (5.56%) Validation
8 5 (5.56%) TOGAF
9 4 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.44%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 22 (24.44%) SQL
2 18 (20.00%) C#
3 9 (10.00%) X++
4 3 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.33%) Java
5 2 (2.22%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.11%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) ISEB
1 6 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.22%) Degree
4 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.11%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.11%) Oracle
3 5 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.44%) VMware
4 4 (4.44%) IBM
5 3 (3.33%) Amdocs
5 3 (3.33%) Capita
6 2 (2.22%) Northgate
6 2 (2.22%) Sage
7 1 (1.11%) FatWire
7 1 (1.11%) SAP
7 1 (1.11%) Adobe
7 1 (1.11%) Sun
7 1 (1.11%) HP
7 1 (1.11%) Pega
7 1 (1.11%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.11%) hybris
7 1 (1.11%) Guidewire
7 1 (1.11%) MuleSoft
Warwickshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago