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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 96 106 118
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 27 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.06% 0.43% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.13% 2.55% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 4
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£376 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £380 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £572 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £408 £340
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £23.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+17.39% -51.57%
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
332 431 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.09% 17.03% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 230 166
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £190 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 28
Average hourly rate £33.50 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £9.70 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £21.70 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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 22 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 22 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 +20 21 £363 -14.70% 1
BizTalk Server
South East

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 27 (54.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (50.00%) C#
3 22 (44.00%) .NET
4 19 (38.00%) Security Cleared
5 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
6 17 (34.00%) CRM
6 17 (34.00%) XML
6 17 (34.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 13 (26.00%) WCF
7 13 (26.00%) Web Services
7 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
8 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (24.00%) SOAP
8 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
8 12 (24.00%) SQL
9 11 (22.00%) Windows
10 10 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
11 9 (18.00%) Entity Framework
11 9 (18.00%) MVC
11 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
12 8 (16.00%) XSD
12 8 (16.00%) Workflow
12 8 (16.00%) TDD
12 8 (16.00%) SoapUI
12 8 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (16.00%) Test Scripting
12 8 (16.00%) Dynamics AX
13 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (14.00%) Oracle

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 5 (10.00%) CMS
2 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (34.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (16.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (54.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.00%) Star Schema
3 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) SoapUI
1 8 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (10.00%) Fiddler
3 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (4.00%) Military
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Developer
2 19 (38.00%) Analyst
3 10 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 10 (20.00%) BizTalk Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Architect
6 4 (8.00%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.00%) AWS Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) QA Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Applications Architect
8 2 (4.00%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Test Leader
8 2 (4.00%) Lead Test Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (4.00%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.00%) .NET
2 17 (34.00%) XML
3 13 (26.00%) WCF
3 13 (26.00%) Web Services
4 12 (24.00%) SOAP
5 10 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 9 (18.00%) Entity Framework
6 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (16.00%) XSD
8 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (14.00%) HTML
9 6 (12.00%) WF
10 5 (10.00%) AngularJS
10 5 (10.00%) jQuery
11 4 (8.00%) CSS
12 3 (6.00%) Ajax
12 3 (6.00%) XHTML
13 2 (4.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (4.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) CRM
2 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (18.00%) MVC
4 8 (16.00%) Workflow
4 8 (16.00%) TDD
4 8 (16.00%) Test Scripting
5 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 5 (10.00%) Software Architecture
6 5 (10.00%) System Testing
6 5 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (10.00%) Scrum
6 5 (10.00%) OO
7 4 (8.00%) UML
7 4 (8.00%) Migration
7 4 (8.00%) Build Automation
8 3 (6.00%) Integration Testing
8 3 (6.00%) SOA
9 2 (4.00%) EAI
9 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 25 (50.00%) C#
2 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (24.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (38.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) Sitecore
3 3 (6.00%) Citrix
4 2 (4.00%) Capita