The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staines 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Surrey / Staines
Rank 22 - 19
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 0.79% - 3.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.70% - 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £375 - £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -9.09% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 - -

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 Staines with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Staines
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 37 8 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staines 29.37% 10.13% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 3
Median daily rate £525 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.54% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £428 £490
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staines citing BizTalk Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for BizTalk Server in Staines

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BizTalk Server in Staines

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Staines region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) XMLSpy
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Staines 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 (75.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (25.00%) XMLSpy
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) BizTalk Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft