The median contractor rate for a BizTalk Specialist was £505 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

BizTalk Specialist
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 606 652 637
Rank change year-on-year +46 -15  
Contract jobs requiring a BizTalk Specialist 4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.004% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.004% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Median daily rate £505 - £354
90% offered a daily rate of more than £481 - £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 - £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 - £354
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44656 51218 52310
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.87% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28833 33387 32903
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1389 1533 1989
Median hourly rate £18.10 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.42% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

BizTalk Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured BizTalk Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for BizTalk Specialist in the UK

BizTalk Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BizTalk Specialist in the UK

BizTalk Specialist
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BizTalk Specialist in the UK

BizTalk Specialist
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BizTalk Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +24 4 £505 -
London - 2 £535 -
Yorkshire - 1 £475 -
East of England - 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 £475 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £475 -
Essex - 1 - -

BizTalk Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, BizTalk Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring BizTalk Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Content Management
3 2 (40.00%) BPEL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Law
4 1 (20.00%) Advertising
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX

BizTalk Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) BPEL
1 2 (40.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Content Management
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
1 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft