The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 3 months to 29 March 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
South West / Bristol
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 70 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.25% 0.11% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.63% 0.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £463 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.12% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -5.51% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 - -

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

Contract Application Platform Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 123 120 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 15.15% 13.20% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 90 104
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £440 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +23.80%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing BizTalk Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for BizTalk Server in Bristol

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BizTalk Server in Bristol

BizTalk Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BizTalk Server in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) WCF
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) SAP
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) MQSeries
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) NetWeaver
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Remedy
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
5 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) IIS
5 1 (12.50%) Classic ASP
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL

BizTalk Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (37.50%) MQSeries
1 3 (37.50%) NetWeaver
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MS Access
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) NetWeaver Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) WCF
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) Classic ASP
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Remedy