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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 106 98 114
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 23 37 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.92% 1.31% 0.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.04% 9.20% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 10
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £500 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £32.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-40.62% +39.13%
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
456 402 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 18.27% 14.25% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 239 230
Average daily rate £413 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 22
Average hourly rate £12.50 £33.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.68% +97.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £17.80 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.03 £37.50 £21.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -33 7 £500 +16.27% 3
Slough - 5 £350 - 2
BizTalk Server
South East

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 27 (77.14%) .NET
2 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
3 16 (45.71%) Web Services
4 15 (42.86%) SQL
5 13 (37.14%) Workflow
6 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
7 11 (31.43%) C#
8 9 (25.71%) XML
8 9 (25.71%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (25.71%) SOA
9 8 (22.86%) CRM
10 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
10 7 (20.00%) ERP
10 7 (20.00%) Oracle
10 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
10 7 (20.00%) Finance
10 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 7 (20.00%) Visualforce
10 7 (20.00%) Apex Code
10 7 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (17.14%) Dynamics CRM
11 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (17.14%) SOAP
12 5 (14.29%) MS Excel

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.71%) FinancialForce.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.71%) MSTest
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Retail
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Architect
3 9 (25.71%) .NET Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (17.14%) BizTalk Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) SQL Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.71%) CRM Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) CRM Implementation Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Implementation Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Lead Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Messaging Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (77.14%) .NET
2 16 (45.71%) Web Services
3 9 (25.71%) XML
4 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 7 (20.00%) Visualforce
5 6 (17.14%) SOAP
6 5 (14.29%) Apache Flex
6 5 (14.29%) HTML
6 5 (14.29%) J2EE
7 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
7 4 (11.43%) REST
7 4 (11.43%) WCF
7 4 (11.43%) XSD
7 4 (11.43%) XSL
8 3 (8.57%) ADO.NET
8 3 (8.57%) LINQ
8 3 (8.57%) WinForms
9 2 (5.71%) Entity Framework
9 2 (5.71%) JSON
9 2 (5.71%) WSE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Workflow
2 9 (25.71%) SOA
3 8 (22.86%) CRM
4 7 (20.00%) ERP
5 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.29%) MVC
7 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
8 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Case Management
8 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
8 3 (8.57%) Integration Testing
8 3 (8.57%) Migration
8 3 (8.57%) Presales
8 3 (8.57%) Scrum
8 3 (8.57%) SDLC
8 3 (8.57%) Software Deployment
8 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.57%) Workflow Management
9 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) SQL
2 11 (31.43%) C#
3 7 (20.00%) Apex Code
3 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.71%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle
4 4 (11.43%) Capita
5 2 (5.71%) Nimsoft
5 2 (5.71%) SAP
5 2 (5.71%) Siebel