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 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank - 81 86
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 0 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.53% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.52% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 2
Median daily rate - £413 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -9.09% +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 Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 120 318 232
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 13.38% 20.96% 16.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 182 127
Median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 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

BizTalk Server
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Unit4 Business World
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript

BizTalk Server
Top Related 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft