The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 162 180 150
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -30
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 34 22 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 0.33% 0.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.58% 1.89% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 45
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£400 £475 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +13.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £388 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £384 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.30
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
949 1166 1059
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.98% 17.53% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 712 825 743
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £551 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 46
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.75 £16.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.72% -20.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £12.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £23.50 £56.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

BizTalk Server Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BizTalk Server across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 24 (42.86%) .NET
1 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
3 16 (28.57%) SQL
3 16 (28.57%) Windows
4 15 (26.79%) C#
5 14 (25.00%) Finance
6 12 (21.43%) Oracle
7 10 (17.86%) Banking
7 10 (17.86%) Dynamics CRM
7 10 (17.86%) XML
7 10 (17.86%) CRM
7 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (16.07%) TDD
9 8 (14.29%) IIS
9 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
10 7 (12.50%) Middleware
10 7 (12.50%) Web Services
10 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
10 7 (12.50%) WebSphere
10 7 (12.50%) WCF
11 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (10.71%) Telecoms
11 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
11 6 (10.71%) RDBMS
11 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
12 5 (8.93%) Linux

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 8 (14.29%) IIS
2 7 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.36%) CMS
4 3 (5.36%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.79%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) FTP
1 2 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (10.71%) RDBMS
6 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (7.14%) MS Access
6 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database
7 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (5.36%) MSI
1 3 (5.36%) NUnit
1 3 (5.36%) Subversion
1 3 (5.36%) WiX
1 3 (5.36%) MSBuild
1 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.79%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 10 (17.86%) Banking
3 6 (10.71%) Telecoms
4 5 (8.93%) Legal
5 4 (7.14%) Billing
6 3 (5.36%) Advertising
6 3 (5.36%) Financial Institution
7 2 (3.57%) Law
8 1 (1.79%) Electronics
8 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Developer
2 11 (19.64%) BizTalk Developer
3 8 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 8 (14.29%) Architect
4 7 (12.50%) Senior BizTalk Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.36%) Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) BizTalk Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Build Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Integration Specialist
8 3 (5.36%) BizTalk Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (3.57%) CRM Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Deployment Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Environment Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Software Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.86%) .NET
2 10 (17.86%) XML
3 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 7 (12.50%) Web Services
3 7 (12.50%) Middleware
3 7 (12.50%) WCF
4 5 (8.93%) .NET Framework
5 3 (5.36%) RESTful
5 3 (5.36%) SOAP
6 2 (3.57%) XSLT
6 2 (3.57%) EDI
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (1.79%) Silverlight
7 1 (1.79%) jQuery
7 1 (1.79%) XSD
7 1 (1.79%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Data Integration
1 3 (5.36%) SWIFT
2 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) IVR
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) NHS
3 1 (1.79%) DTV
3 1 (1.79%) Streaming Video
3 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (8.93%) Linux
4 4 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Vista
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.86%) CRM
2 9 (16.07%) TDD
3 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 4 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (7.14%) Project Management
3 4 (7.14%) Migration
4 3 (5.36%) MVC
4 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (5.36%) Data Modelling
4 3 (5.36%) Release Management
4 3 (5.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (5.36%) Integration Testing
4 3 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (5.36%) Cash Management
4 3 (5.36%) Data Mapping
4 3 (5.36%) V-Model
4 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.57%) Data Migration
5 2 (3.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) SQL
2 15 (26.79%) C#
3 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.57%) VBScript
5 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.43%) Oracle
3 5 (8.93%) SAP
4 2 (3.57%) Cognos
4 2 (3.57%) Siebel
4 2 (3.57%) IBM
5 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.79%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.79%) Sophos
5 1 (1.79%) VMware
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