Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 22 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 172 78
Rank change year-on-year -5 -94 +48
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 11 43 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.69% 2.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.50% 4.03% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 98
West Midlands median daily rate £469 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +12.50% +14.12%
10th Percentile £425 £311 £300
90th Percentile £588 £600 £700
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% -
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 West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 732 1068 773
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.13% 17.24% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 621 424
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £209 £238 £237
90th Percentile £575 £525 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 28 42
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £15.46 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.35% -11.64% -
10th Percentile £13.04 £10.60 £11.04
90th Percentile £42.20 £24.00 £33.55
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.43
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.96% +7.92%

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for BizTalk Server in the West Midlands

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BizTalk Server in the West Midlands

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BizTalk Server in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BizTalk Server in the West Midlands

BizTalk Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BizTalk Server in the West Midlands

BizTalk Server
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 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
Birmingham -6 5 £450 -10.00% 1
Coventry +15 2 - - 2
BizTalk Server
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 3 (27.27%) Middleware
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 2 (18.18%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) REST
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (9.09%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) ArchiMate
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database

BizTalk Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) CRM Manager
4 1 (9.09%) CRM Programme Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior SQL Server Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) Middleware
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) REST
3 2 (18.18%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) WCF
4 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) CRM
1 3 (27.27%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) ArchiMate
3 1 (9.09%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Data Validation
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
3 1 (9.09%) XPath
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) SAP