The median contractor rate for a BizTalk Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

BizTalk Developer
England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 158 144
Rank change year-on-year +29 -14  
Contract jobs requiring a BizTalk Developer 3 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.12% 0.052% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.055% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Median daily rate £475 - £415
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 - £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
North West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2453 3629 3440
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 94.93% 94.33% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1533 2172 1806
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 171 206
Median hourly rate £16.50 £24.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.25% +26.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.23 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

BizTalk Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured BizTalk Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for BizTalk Developer in the North West

BizTalk Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BizTalk Developer in the North West

BizTalk Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BizTalk Developer in the North West

BizTalk Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BizTalk Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Cheshire +24 1 £500 -
Manchester - 1 £450 -
BizTalk Developer
England

BizTalk Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, BizTalk Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring BizTalk Developer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (62.50%) SOAP
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) REST
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) System Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Kanban
5 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) High Availability
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (25.00%) SOLID
5 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (12.50%) gulp
6 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket

BizTalk Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) CMS
3 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) gulp
2 1 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) SOAP
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) REST
2 4 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) High Availability
3 2 (25.00%) Kanban
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
3 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) SOLID
3 2 (25.00%) System Testing
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle