Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 208 183 177
Rank change year-on-year -25 -6 -21
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 14 7 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.22% 0.13% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.56% 0.83% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 25
South West median daily rate £440 £406 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.31% -8.71% -1.11%
10th Percentile £350 £306 £325
90th Percentile £594 £531 £515
England median daily rate £440 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -7.37% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £30.95 - £22.00

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 899 843 911
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.10% 15.96% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 525 637
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -2.67%
10th Percentile £270 £239 £205
90th Percentile £576 £561 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 31 29
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £24.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -27.27% -21.19%
10th Percentile £17.30 £13.13 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.00 £42.60
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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
Wiltshire -32 11 £440 -20.00% 2
Somerset - 2 £588 -
Bristol -19 1 £485 +23.17%
BizTalk Server
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing BizTalk Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 8 (57.14%) IIS
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) Office 365
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) Dynatrace
6 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
8 2 (14.29%) C#
9 1 (7.14%) Linux
9 1 (7.14%) CRM
9 1 (7.14%) WSDL
9 1 (7.14%) SLA
9 1 (7.14%) Oracle
9 1 (7.14%) SAP
9 1 (7.14%) SOAP
9 1 (7.14%) XML
9 1 (7.14%) ITIL
9 1 (7.14%) Banking
9 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
9 1 (7.14%) Degree
9 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing

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 8 (57.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Server Support
1 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (28.57%) Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Server Support
1 4 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Server Support
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Support Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) AppFabric
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) SAP PI
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (7.14%) WSDL
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (7.14%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (7.14%) Cash Management
3 1 (7.14%) Coaching
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) V-Model
3 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SEPA
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
1 1 (7.14%) TARGET2
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Dynatrace
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) SAP