The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 24 June 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
England / North East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 124 -
Rank change year-on-year +66 -  
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.18% 0.25% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.92% 1.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year +8.69% -7.07%  

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 the North East with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 109 376 141
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 19.50% 23.35% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 245 99
Median daily rate £290 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £239 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £438 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 22 5
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +93.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £15.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.18 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BizTalk Server in the North East

BizTalk Server
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BizTalk Server within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham - 1 £400 -
BizTalk Server
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 North East region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project

BizTalk Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft