The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 36 39
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3  
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.30% 1.75% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.13% 6.98% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £270 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.00% +17.64%  
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 Swindon with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 47 86 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 13.99% 25.15% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 66 40
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £290 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £13.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BizTalk Server in Swindon

BizTalk Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BizTalk Server in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Swindon region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) Application Performance Management

BizTalk Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Application Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft