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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 71 100 81
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -19
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 37 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.74% 0.43% 0.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.88% 3.19% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 6
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£438 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £358 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £485 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £31.90
BizTalk Server
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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
340 282 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.96% 13.33% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 169 129
Average daily rate £375 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £226 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £449 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 21 28
Average hourly rate £15.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.19% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £11.64 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.90 £22.69 £27.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.86%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Birmingham -1 10 £413 -13.15% 1
Coventry - 9 £388 - 2
Shropshire - 4 £350 -
Staffordshire - - - -
Solihull - - - - 1
BizTalk Server
England

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 40 (56.34%) .NET
2 35 (49.30%) Microsoft
3 30 (42.25%) SQL Server
4 22 (30.99%) C#
5 21 (29.58%) CRM
5 21 (29.58%) WCF
6 20 (28.17%) Dynamics CRM
6 20 (28.17%) Microsoft Azure
7 19 (26.76%) Windows
8 17 (23.94%) XML
9 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (21.13%) SharePoint
11 13 (18.31%) Scrum
11 13 (18.31%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (16.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (16.90%) .NET Framework
12 12 (16.90%) Ruby
12 12 (16.90%) Ruby on Rails
12 12 (16.90%) Active Directory
12 12 (16.90%) Python
12 12 (16.90%) Java
13 11 (15.49%) Web Services
13 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
14 9 (12.68%) ITIL
14 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET
14 9 (12.68%) Business Transformation
15 7 (9.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (9.86%) Dynamics AX
15 7 (9.86%) Kanban
15 7 (9.86%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 15 (21.13%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.04%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (4.23%) IIS
4 2 (2.82%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.41%) Apache
5 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (28.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (9.86%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (4.23%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 20 (28.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) SMTP
2 1 (1.41%) DHCP
2 1 (1.41%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.41%) VPN
2 1 (1.41%) DNS
2 1 (1.41%) SAN
2 1 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (42.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (18.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.41%) MSI
2 1 (1.41%) WiX
2 1 (1.41%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.41%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (8.45%) Local Government
2 2 (2.82%) Advertising
3 1 (1.41%) Legal
3 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (49.30%) Developer
2 18 (25.35%) BizTalk Developer
3 14 (19.72%) Architect
4 8 (11.27%) .NET Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Lead Developer
6 6 (8.45%) Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Technical Architect
7 5 (7.04%) BizTalk Specialist
8 4 (5.63%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.23%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Senior Programme Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Desktop Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Senior Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Programme Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Desktop Support
9 3 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (56.34%) .NET
2 21 (29.58%) WCF
3 17 (23.94%) XML
4 12 (16.90%) .NET Framework
4 12 (16.90%) Ruby on Rails
5 11 (15.49%) Web Services
6 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.23%) SOAP
7 3 (4.23%) HTML
7 3 (4.23%) XML Schema
7 3 (4.23%) HTML5
8 2 (2.82%) XSLT
9 1 (1.41%) NHibernate
9 1 (1.41%) XSD
9 1 (1.41%) EDI
9 1 (1.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (1.41%) REST
9 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) NHS
2 4 (5.63%) Replication
3 3 (4.23%) User Experience
3 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.76%) Windows
2 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.82%) Android
5 1 (1.41%) Fedora
5 1 (1.41%) Linux
5 1 (1.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.58%) CRM
2 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (18.31%) Scrum
4 12 (16.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (12.68%) ITIL
5 9 (12.68%) Business Transformation
6 7 (9.86%) Kanban
7 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2
7 6 (8.45%) Programme Management
8 5 (7.04%) Web Development
8 5 (7.04%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.04%) Test Scripting
8 5 (7.04%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.63%) SOA
9 4 (5.63%) OO
10 3 (4.23%) Incident Management
10 3 (4.23%) OOP
10 3 (4.23%) Data Modelling
10 3 (4.23%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.99%) C#
2 12 (16.90%) Ruby
2 12 (16.90%) Python
2 12 (16.90%) Java
3 7 (9.86%) SQL
4 4 (5.63%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.82%) X++
7 1 (1.41%) VB6
7 1 (1.41%) C
7 1 (1.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.23%) MCSE
3 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (16.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.41%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.41%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (49.30%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.23%) webMethods
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle
3 2 (2.82%) IBM
4 1 (1.41%) VMware
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco
4 1 (1.41%) CommVault
4 1 (1.41%) HP
4 1 (1.41%) EMC
4 1 (1.41%) Nintex
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