Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for BizTalk Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BizTalk Server over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Microsoft BizTalk Server
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 87 71
Rank change year-on-year -6 -16 -5
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 5 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.31% 1.31% 1.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.98% 6.12% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 9
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% +21.43%
10th Percentile £420 £391 £355
90th Percentile £498 £630 £592
West Midlands median daily rate £469 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +12.50% +14.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% -

BizTalk Server is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 253 327 216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.89% 21.48% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 193 131
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £413 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +19.57% -1.43%
10th Percentile £230 £225 £213
90th Percentile £500 £561 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 9
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £13.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.35% -16.13% +12.73%
10th Percentile £11.93 £10.53 £10.96
90th Percentile £25.03 £40.00 £19.55
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £15.46 £17.50
% change year-on-year +29.35% -11.64% -

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing BizTalk Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for BizTalk Server in Birmingham

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BizTalk Server in Birmingham

BizTalk Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BizTalk Server in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) XPath
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) ArchiMate
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning

BizTalk Server
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) ArchiMate
2 1 (20.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle