The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 30 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 East / Kent
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 32
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent - - 1.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -5.57% +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 Kent with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 9 82 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 2.98% 17.15% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 68 23
Median daily rate £375 £460 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.47% +35.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £188 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -18.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year - +3.91%  

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BizTalk Server in Kent