Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 19 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 110 126
Rank change year-on-year -19 +16 -7
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 5 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.17% 0.66% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.05% 3.15% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 5
Edinburgh median daily rate £345 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.75% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £343 £365 £338
90th Percentile £380 £488 £415
Scotland median daily rate £360 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -10.00% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 478 444 521
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 16.53% 20.82% 16.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 264 253
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £353 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% -6.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £251 £218 £226
90th Percentile £538 £475 £501
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £359
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.44% -4.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 8
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £13.50 £28.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% -52.98% +139.27%
10th Percentile £17.42 £11.35 £15.99
90th Percentile £29.40 £15.25 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - -16.00% +104.08%

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for BizTalk Server in Edinburgh

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BizTalk Server in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) Use Case
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) PaaS
2 2 (40.00%) Complex Event Processing
2 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) Redis
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) IaaS
2 2 (40.00%) SignalR
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (40.00%) Algorithms

BizTalk Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) IaaS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) CTI
1 2 (40.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Redis
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Development Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Development Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Development Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Core
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) SignalR
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) WSDL
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (20.00%) Blog
2 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) B2B
2 2 (40.00%) B2C
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) XPath
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) MCSD
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Avaya
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft