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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 94 108 114
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 36 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.29% 0.63% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.25% 3.70% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 3
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£425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £412 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £23.00 £53.50
% change year-on-year
+39.13% -57.00%
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
389 460 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.94% 17.08% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 240 174
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £195 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 28
Average hourly rate £33.50 £16.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.15% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £9.22 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £21.90 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +12 24 £428 +0.58% 1
BizTalk Server
South East

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 29 (52.73%) .NET
1 29 (52.73%) SQL Server
2 26 (47.27%) C#
3 21 (38.18%) CRM
3 21 (38.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
5 16 (29.09%) Security Cleared
6 15 (27.27%) SQL
7 14 (25.45%) XML
7 14 (25.45%) Windows
8 13 (23.64%) Web Services
8 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
8 13 (23.64%) .NET Framework
8 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 10 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
10 10 (18.18%) WCF
11 9 (16.36%) Entity Framework
11 9 (16.36%) MVC
11 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET
11 9 (16.36%) SOAP
12 8 (14.55%) Oracle
12 8 (14.55%) Workflow
12 8 (14.55%) TDD
13 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
13 7 (12.73%) HTML
13 7 (12.73%) SharePoint
14 6 (10.91%) WF
14 6 (10.91%) Mentoring

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 7 (12.73%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.09%) CMS
3 3 (5.45%) IIS
4 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.64%) Lync
4 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (38.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (52.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.82%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Fiddler
1 5 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (9.09%) SoapUI
2 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
1 2 (3.64%) Military
2 1 (1.82%) Retail
2 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Developer
2 16 (29.09%) Analyst
3 10 (18.18%) BizTalk Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Architect
4 7 (12.73%) Test Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.27%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (5.45%) CRM Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (5.45%) AWS Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Test Leader
8 2 (3.64%) Field Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Lead Test Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) QA Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Applications Architect
8 2 (3.64%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (52.73%) .NET
2 14 (25.45%) XML
3 13 (23.64%) Web Services
3 13 (23.64%) .NET Framework
4 10 (18.18%) WCF
5 9 (16.36%) SOAP
5 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET
5 9 (16.36%) Entity Framework
6 7 (12.73%) HTML
6 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (10.91%) WF
8 5 (9.09%) jQuery
8 5 (9.09%) XSD
8 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
9 4 (7.27%) CSS
10 3 (5.45%) XHTML
10 3 (5.45%) Ajax
11 2 (3.64%) Application Packaging
11 2 (3.64%) WSDL
12 1 (1.82%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.64%) Clustering
2 2 (3.64%) Cryptography
2 2 (3.64%) User Experience
3 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.45%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) CRM
2 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.36%) MVC
4 8 (14.55%) Workflow
4 8 (14.55%) TDD
5 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
6 5 (9.09%) Software Architecture
6 5 (9.09%) Scrum
6 5 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 5 (9.09%) System Testing
6 5 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (9.09%) Migration
6 5 (9.09%) OO
7 4 (7.27%) UML
7 4 (7.27%) SOA
7 4 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.27%) Build Automation
8 2 (3.64%) ArchiMate
8 2 (3.64%) Use Case
8 2 (3.64%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 26 (47.27%) C#
2 15 (27.27%) SQL
3 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.64%) MCTS
3 2 (3.64%) MCITP
3 2 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.64%) MOM
Vendors
1 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.55%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.64%) Capita
5 1 (1.82%) SAP
5 1 (1.82%) Siebel
5 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com