Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 166 198
Rank change year-on-year -16 +32 -10
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 7 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.14% 0.41% 0.081%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.85% 2.08% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 5
Scotland median daily rate £360 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £343 £365 £338
90th Percentile £466 £488 £415
UK median daily rate £436 £440 £425
% change year-on-year -0.85% +3.53% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -48.24%

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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 823 866 980
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.64% 19.95% 15.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 523 498
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.44% -4.33%
10th Percentile £220 £220 £180
90th Percentile £538 £475 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 27
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.00% +104.08%
10th Percentile £15.77 £13.35 £13.75
90th Percentile £26.88 £42.00 £40.38
UK median hourly rate £20.22 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.09% - +14.29%

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for BizTalk Server in Scotland

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BizTalk Server in Scotland

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BizTalk Server in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BizTalk Server in Scotland

BizTalk Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BizTalk Server in Scotland

BizTalk Server
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -19 5 £345 -13.75%
Glasgow -10 1 - -
BizTalk Server
UK

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 Scotland region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
3 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) PaaS
3 3 (42.86%) Complex Event Processing
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
3 3 (42.86%) REST
3 3 (42.86%) Redis
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) SignalR
3 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Core
4 2 (28.57%) IaaS
4 2 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) RabbitMQ

BizTalk Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (42.86%) PaaS
2 2 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) CTI
1 2 (28.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Redis
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Development Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Development Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Development Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Development Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Process Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior BizTalk Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 4 (57.14%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Core
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
3 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 3 (42.86%) REST
3 3 (42.86%) SignalR
4 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) WSDL
4 2 (28.57%) XML Schema
4 2 (28.57%) XSLT
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
2 2 (28.57%) Blog
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
3 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Complex Event Processing
4 2 (28.57%) B2B
4 2 (28.57%) B2C
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (28.57%) OOD
4 2 (28.57%) OOP
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) XPath
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) MCSD
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Avaya
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft