The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 92 110 100
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 45 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.53% 0.64% 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.83% 4.03% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 14 7
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £354 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £623 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £369
% change year-on-year
- +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.25 -
BizTalk Server
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
458 447 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.59% 15.92% 13.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 224 147
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £199 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 28
Average hourly rate £33.50 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.79% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.78 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £24.50 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BizTalk Server across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

BizTalk Server Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BizTalk Server across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

BizTalk Server
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BizTalk Server within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +22 32 £430 -4.44% 1
BizTalk Server
South East

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing BizTalk Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BizTalk Server.

1 48 (57.83%) CRM
2 47 (56.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 44 (53.01%) SQL Server
3 44 (53.01%) Microsoft
4 41 (49.40%) .NET
5 33 (39.76%) SQL
6 31 (37.35%) SharePoint
7 30 (36.14%) C#
8 26 (31.33%) JavaScript
9 21 (25.30%) HTML
10 18 (21.69%) CSS
10 18 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (20.48%) Dynamics AX
11 17 (20.48%) Security Cleared
12 16 (19.28%) .NET Framework
12 16 (19.28%) Windows
13 14 (16.87%) XML
13 14 (16.87%) MS Excel
13 14 (16.87%) SharePoint 2013
14 13 (15.66%) ASP.NET
14 13 (15.66%) System Testing
15 12 (14.46%) Web Services
15 12 (14.46%) Active Directory
16 11 (13.25%) Disaster Recovery
16 11 (13.25%) Oracle
16 11 (13.25%) TDD
16 11 (13.25%) SharePoint 2010
17 10 (12.05%) WCF
17 10 (12.05%) VBA
18 9 (10.84%) MVC

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing BizTalk Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BizTalk Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (37.35%) SharePoint
2 14 (16.87%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (13.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (10.84%) Lync
4 9 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (6.02%) CMS
5 5 (6.02%) IIS
6 3 (3.61%) LiveCycle
7 1 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (16.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 47 (56.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (20.48%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (53.01%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.20%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.02%) SoapUI
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (6.02%) Fiddler
3 4 (4.82%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.61%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (4.82%) Finance
2 2 (2.41%) Military
3 1 (1.20%) Retail
3 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (48.19%) Developer
2 22 (26.51%) Analyst
3 14 (16.87%) Architect
4 10 (12.05%) Technical Architect
4 10 (12.05%) BizTalk Developer
4 10 (12.05%) CRM Developer
5 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Developer
5 9 (10.84%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 8 (9.64%) Systems Analyst
7 7 (8.43%) Test Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) .NET Developer
8 6 (7.23%) AWS Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Designer
10 4 (4.82%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (4.82%) C# Developer
11 3 (3.61%) Business Analyst
11 3 (3.61%) Consultant
11 3 (3.61%) Systems Designer
11 3 (3.61%) CRM Analyst
12 2 (2.41%) BizTalk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (49.40%) .NET
2 21 (25.30%) HTML
3 18 (21.69%) CSS
4 16 (19.28%) .NET Framework
5 14 (16.87%) XML
6 13 (15.66%) ASP.NET
7 12 (14.46%) Web Services
8 10 (12.05%) WCF
9 9 (10.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (9.64%) SOAP
11 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (8.43%) Application Packaging
12 6 (7.23%) WF
13 5 (6.02%) jQuery
13 5 (6.02%) XSD
13 5 (6.02%) AngularJS
14 4 (4.82%) Ajax
15 3 (3.61%) XHTML
16 2 (2.41%) WSDL
17 1 (1.20%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) Clustering
2 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.61%) Open Source
4 2 (2.41%) User Experience
4 2 (2.41%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.41%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.20%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.28%) Windows
2 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (57.83%) CRM
2 18 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.66%) System Testing
4 11 (13.25%) TDD
4 11 (13.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (10.84%) MVC
5 9 (10.84%) Unit Testing
6 8 (9.64%) Scrum
6 8 (9.64%) Data Modelling
6 8 (9.64%) SOA
6 8 (9.64%) Workflow
7 6 (7.23%) Validation
8 5 (6.02%) Migration
8 5 (6.02%) OO
8 5 (6.02%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (6.02%) Test Scripting
8 5 (6.02%) Software Architecture
8 5 (6.02%) Waterfall
8 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.82%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (39.76%) SQL
2 30 (36.14%) C#
3 26 (31.33%) JavaScript
4 10 (12.05%) VBA
5 3 (3.61%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.61%) Java
6 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (20.48%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.61%) MCTS
3 3 (3.61%) MCITP
3 3 (3.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
System Software
1 12 (14.46%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.84%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.41%) MOM
Vendors
1 44 (53.01%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.25%) Oracle
3 3 (3.61%) Sitecore
3 3 (3.61%) Adobe
4 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.20%) Capita
4 1 (1.20%) SAP
4 1 (1.20%) Siebel