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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 113 77 80
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +3
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 25 44 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.90% 1.74% 1.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.66% 11.86% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 35 22
Median daily rate £550 £415 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.53% +8.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £300 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
442 371 469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.93% 14.64% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 210 275
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 39
Median hourly rate £15.43 £23.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.93% +31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £11.09 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.47 £34.86 £32.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.44
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.97%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing BizTalk Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BizTalk Server within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -3 16 £600 +20.00% 1
Warwickshire 0 1 £450 -
BizTalk Server
England

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BizTalk Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
1 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (51.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (48.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (48.84%) CRM
3 21 (48.84%) SharePoint
4 20 (46.51%) Business Development
4 20 (46.51%) Finance
5 19 (44.19%) Manufacturing
5 19 (44.19%) Dynamics AX
5 19 (44.19%) Public Cloud
6 16 (37.21%) C#
7 13 (30.23%) .NET
7 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
8 9 (20.93%) XML
8 9 (20.93%) Visual Studio
8 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
9 8 (18.60%) MVC
10 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (13.95%) SQL
10 6 (13.95%) Middleware
11 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
11 5 (11.63%) Entity Framework
11 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (9.30%) jQuery
12 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (9.30%) CSS
13 3 (6.98%) Windows
14 2 (4.65%) Translating Business Requirements
14 2 (4.65%) Multithreaded Programming

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (48.84%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 21 (48.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (44.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (51.16%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (46.51%) Finance
2 19 (44.19%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (58.14%) Architect
2 19 (44.19%) Developer
2 19 (44.19%) Dynamics AX Architect
3 10 (23.26%) BizTalk Developer
4 7 (16.28%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Integration Architect
6 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Business Change Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Business Change Project Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) .NET
2 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
2 9 (20.93%) XML
3 6 (13.95%) Middleware
4 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
4 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (11.63%) Entity Framework
5 4 (9.30%) CSS
5 4 (9.30%) jQuery
6 2 (4.65%) WCF
6 2 (4.65%) Web Services
7 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.33%) EDI
7 1 (2.33%) RESTful
7 1 (2.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 19 (44.19%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (48.84%) CRM
3 20 (46.51%) Business Development
4 8 (18.60%) MVC
5 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (4.65%) Multithreaded Programming
6 2 (4.65%) Multithreading
6 2 (4.65%) OO
6 2 (4.65%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.65%) Supplier Management
6 2 (4.65%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.65%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (2.33%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.33%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.33%) ITIL
7 1 (2.33%) Master Data Management
7 1 (2.33%) OOD
7 1 (2.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) C#
2 6 (13.95%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 1 (2.33%) Java
3 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) hybris