The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 28 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
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 54 55
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1  
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 1 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.15% 1.22% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.02% 5.88% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 3
Median daily rate £270 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.00% +5.26%  
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 Wiltshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 98 136 88
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 14.37% 20.70% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 95 63
Median daily rate £375 £363 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -1.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +1.26% +12.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BizTalk Server in Wiltshire

BizTalk Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BizTalk Server in Wiltshire

BizTalk Server
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Swindon -5 1 £270 -46.00%
BizTalk Server
South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire 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