The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 28 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
South West / Somerset
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 22 24
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 0 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 4.56% 5.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 27.50% 23.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 12
Median daily rate - £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
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 Somerset with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 56 40 82
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 26.67% 16.60% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 64 76
Median daily rate £388 £350 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -2.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £263 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £475 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 2 30
Median hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 £32.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.58% +19.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £38.75 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £38.75 £41.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for BizTalk Server in Somerset

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BizTalk Server in Somerset