Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 17 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
England > South West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 165 157
Rank change year-on-year -31 -8 +19
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 6 40 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.69% 1.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.69% 3.77% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 34 53
South West median daily rate £435 £443 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.69% +4.12% +6.25%
10th Percentile £306 £325 £363
90th Percentile £488 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the South West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 867 1061 1148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.32% 18.25% 17.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 738 791
South West median daily rate £388 £360 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.64% -2.70% -1.33%
10th Percentile £220 £213 £200
90th Percentile £538 £521 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 30 53
South West median hourly rate £39.50 £30.50 £38.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.51% -21.33% +104.05%
10th Percentile £14.68 £12.00 £12.58
90th Percentile £54.35 £43.13 £46.20
England median hourly rate £21.08 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +5.40% +5.26% +6.35%

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing BizTalk Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for BizTalk Server in the South West

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BizTalk Server in the South West

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BizTalk Server in the South West over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BizTalk Server in the South West

BizTalk Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BizTalk Server in the South West

BizTalk Server
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 6 months to 17 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
Bristol -13 6 £435 +2.96%
BizTalk Server
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 South West region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
1 3 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) Skype
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
2 2 (33.33%) SCOM
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) OpenView

BizTalk Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) iPlanet
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (16.67%) MQSeries
3 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) NAS
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (16.67%) FCoE
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Grid Computing
3 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) HPUX
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) SUSE
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) C-shell
2 1 (16.67%) Korn
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) KVM
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (16.67%) Samba
2 1 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Opsware
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) PlateSpin
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Sun
2 1 (16.67%) Veritas