The first table below looks at the demand for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 70 66 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 15 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.16% 1.18% 1.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.73% 8.22% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 7
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£357 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.69% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £305 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £345 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £345 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.31% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
- +146.75%
Application Platforms Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
223 146 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.18% 14.41% 16.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 64 67
Average daily rate £350 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +9.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £215 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 5
Average hourly rate £16.14 £18.25 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.56% +40.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
BizTalk Server
South East

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

BizTalk Server Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 10 (40.00%) Banking
3 9 (36.00%) Middleware
4 8 (32.00%) TIBCO
4 8 (32.00%) C#
4 8 (32.00%) .NET
5 6 (24.00%) XML
6 5 (20.00%) VB
7 4 (16.00%) BusinessWorks
7 4 (16.00%) Oracle
7 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (16.00%) Windows
7 4 (16.00%) UML
7 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (12.00%) DB2
8 3 (12.00%) HTML
8 3 (12.00%) Java
8 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (12.00%) SQL
8 3 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (8.00%) Degree
9 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
9 2 (8.00%) BladeLogic
9 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (8.00%) Retail
9 2 (8.00%) Exstream
9 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 2 (8.00%) IIS
1 2 (8.00%) Papyrus
1 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (8.00%) Staffware
2 2 (8.00%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) LDAP
1 2 (8.00%) SAN
1 2 (8.00%) NAS
2 1 (4.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) DB2
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 10 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) BizTalk Developer
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Deployment Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Implementation Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) Middleware
2 8 (32.00%) .NET
3 6 (24.00%) XML
4 3 (12.00%) HTML
5 2 (8.00%) Web Services
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.00%) WCF
6 1 (4.00%) XSLT
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (8.00%) Clustering
1 2 (8.00%) Credit Risk
1 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000
2 2 (8.00%) Windows NT
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (4.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) UML
2 3 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) SOA
3 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Change Management
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.00%) Logistics
4 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.00%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) C#
2 5 (20.00%) VB
3 3 (12.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) MCSE
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (8.00%) ISA Server
2 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) BladeLogic
1 2 (8.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) TIBCO
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) HP
3 2 (8.00%) Intel
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix
3 2 (8.00%) ILOG
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Business Objects