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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 97 89 85
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 27 18 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.07% 0.85% 1.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.77% 5.13% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 22
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£350 £350 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -26.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.49
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
468 351 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.52% 16.65% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 206 216
Average daily rate £350 £303 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.70% -13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £216 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £446 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 26 19
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £24.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.93% -5.10%

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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 +8 16 £350 - 1
Coventry - 7 £450 - 1
Solihull - - - -
BizTalk Server
England

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 22 (61.11%) .NET
2 20 (55.56%) C#
3 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
4 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 14 (38.89%) WCF
6 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
7 10 (27.78%) Web Services
7 10 (27.78%) XML
7 10 (27.78%) CRM
8 9 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
9 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
9 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (19.44%) SQL
10 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
10 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (16.67%) MVC
11 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 6 (16.67%) Windows
12 4 (11.11%) OO
12 4 (11.11%) Python
12 4 (11.11%) Java
12 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
12 4 (11.11%) WPF
12 4 (11.11%) Silverlight
12 4 (11.11%) Ruby
12 4 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) SMTP
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) WiX
2 1 (2.78%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.78%) MSI
Job Titles
1 30 (83.33%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) BizTalk Developer
3 8 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 6 (16.67%) CRM Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Graduate Software Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Lead Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Graduate
5 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 4 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Cognos Developer
7 2 (5.56%) BizTalk Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) BizTalk Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (61.11%) .NET
2 14 (38.89%) WCF
3 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
4 10 (27.78%) Web Services
4 10 (27.78%) XML
5 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 4 (11.11%) WPF
6 4 (11.11%) Silverlight
6 4 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (5.56%) HTML
7 2 (5.56%) jQuery
7 2 (5.56%) HTML5
8 1 (2.78%) SOAP
8 1 (2.78%) XSD
8 1 (2.78%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) CRM
2 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
4 6 (16.67%) MVC
5 4 (11.11%) OO
5 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.56%) OOD
6 2 (5.56%) OOP
6 2 (5.56%) Scrum
6 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.56%) Requirements Management
6 2 (5.56%) Web Development
6 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.56%) Kanban
7 1 (2.78%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) C#
2 7 (19.44%) SQL
3 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.11%) Python
4 4 (11.11%) Java
4 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 4 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (2.78%) VB6
5 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) MCTS
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.56%) webMethods
3 2 (5.56%) Cognos
3 2 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
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