The first table below looks at the demand for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Yorkshire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 90 117 111
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -6
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 25 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.07% 0.19% 0.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.46% 1.04% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 11
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £314 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £370 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £338 £388
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
- +146.75%
Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
387 386 479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.50% 18.39% 18.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 188 250
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 23 31
Average hourly rate £21.75 £23.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +16.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £41.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
BizTalk Server
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BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BizTalk Server across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

BizTalk Server Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BizTalk Server across the Yorkshire region.

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BizTalk Server across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BizTalk Server across the Yorkshire region.

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

BizTalk Server
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
West Yorkshire +16 18 £350 +6.87% 2
South Yorkshire +1 5 £300 -20.00%
North Yorkshire - - - - 3
East Yorkshire - - - -
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England

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 34 (79.07%) .NET
2 32 (74.42%) C#
3 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET
3 21 (48.84%) Microsoft
4 19 (44.19%) Visual Studio
5 17 (39.53%) SharePoint
6 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
7 15 (34.88%) WCF
8 11 (25.58%) Workflow
8 11 (25.58%) SQL
8 11 (25.58%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (23.26%) PowerShell
9 10 (23.26%) XML
10 9 (20.93%) Oracle
10 9 (20.93%) VB.NET
10 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (16.28%) FTP
11 7 (16.28%) WF
11 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
13 5 (11.63%) ITIL
13 5 (11.63%) CMS
13 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
13 5 (11.63%) Dynamics AX
14 4 (9.30%) X++
14 4 (9.30%) MorphX
14 4 (9.30%) Kofax
14 4 (9.30%) Windows
14 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
14 4 (9.30%) HTML

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 17 (39.53%) SharePoint
2 11 (25.58%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (11.63%) CMS
4 3 (6.98%) IIS
4 3 (6.98%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.33%) MQSeries
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) FTP
2 4 (9.30%) Intranet
3 2 (4.65%) Firewall
3 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) EDRMS
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (44.19%) Visual Studio
2 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (9.30%) MorphX
4 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.33%) JUnit
4 1 (2.33%) Selenium
4 1 (2.33%) Firebug
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
1 3 (6.98%) Local Government
2 2 (4.65%) Publishing
3 1 (2.33%) Electronics
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) SharePoint Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Tester
5 4 (9.30%) Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Test Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Configuration Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Technical Tester
6 3 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Tester
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Tester
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Test Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) BizTalk Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (79.07%) .NET
2 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET
3 15 (34.88%) WCF
4 10 (23.26%) XML
5 7 (16.28%) WF
6 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
7 4 (9.30%) HTML
7 4 (9.30%) Web Services
8 3 (6.98%) HTML5
8 3 (6.98%) CSS
8 3 (6.98%) NHibernate
8 3 (6.98%) JSF
9 2 (4.65%) Silverlight
9 2 (4.65%) JSP
9 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (4.65%) AppFabric
9 2 (4.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (2.33%) SAP PI
10 1 (2.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) EPoS
1 1 (2.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Workflow
2 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.63%) ITIL
4 3 (6.98%) Test Strategy
4 3 (6.98%) Project Management
4 3 (6.98%) TDD
4 3 (6.98%) Content Management
4 3 (6.98%) MVC
4 3 (6.98%) Volume Testing
4 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
5 2 (4.65%) SOA
5 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.33%) Black-Box Testing
6 1 (2.33%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (2.33%) Master Data Management
6 1 (2.33%) EAI
6 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.33%) B2B
6 1 (2.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 32 (74.42%) C#
2 11 (25.58%) SQL
3 10 (23.26%) PowerShell
4 9 (20.93%) VB.NET
5 4 (9.30%) X++
5 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.65%) Ruby
6 2 (4.65%) PHP
6 2 (4.65%) Java
7 1 (2.33%) C++
7 1 (2.33%) Perl
7 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.98%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) Kofax
4 3 (6.98%) SAP
4 3 (6.98%) VMware
5 2 (4.65%) JBoss
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco
6 1 (2.33%) TIBCO