The median contractor rate for a BizTalk Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BizTalk Developer
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 53 51 59
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8  
Contract jobs requiring a BizTalk Developer 3 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.48% 1.08% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 1.14% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Median daily rate £325 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.77% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 606 613 711
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.50% 94.89% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 383 453
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £227 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 25
Median hourly rate £14.25 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.93% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £35.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

BizTalk Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured BizTalk Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for BizTalk Developer in Birmingham

BizTalk Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BizTalk Developer in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for BizTalk Developer in Birmingham

BizTalk Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BizTalk Developer in Birmingham over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BizTalk Developer in Birmingham

BizTalk Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, BizTalk Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region featuring BizTalk Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) SOLID
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) EDIFACT
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) XSLT
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) EDI
4 1 (25.00%) ERP

BizTalk Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) EDI
3 1 (25.00%) EDIFACT
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) XML Schema
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Management
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Kanban
1 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) OOP
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (25.00%) Release Management
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Sybase