The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 City of London 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 150 197 191
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -6
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 42 23 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.73% 0.32% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.39% 1.95% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 18 24
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£388 £430 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.88% -9.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £330 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £515 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £331 £388
% change year-on-year
+16.98% -14.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.58 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
- +146.75%
Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
957 1180 1340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.61% 16.65% 17.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 795 934
Average daily rate £400 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £576 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 54 40
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.15 £59.00 £53.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
BizTalk Server
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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 1 August 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 1 August 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 34 (49.28%) SQL Server
2 32 (46.38%) Microsoft
3 31 (44.93%) Windows
4 26 (37.68%) Oracle
5 24 (34.78%) Banking
6 22 (31.88%) SQL
6 22 (31.88%) Linux
6 22 (31.88%) WebSphere
7 20 (28.99%) .NET
7 20 (28.99%) Finance
8 19 (27.54%) CRM
9 15 (21.74%) Middleware
10 14 (20.29%) Dynamics CRM
10 14 (20.29%) C#
10 14 (20.29%) XML
11 13 (18.84%) Web Services
11 13 (18.84%) VBScript
11 13 (18.84%) ISO 9001
11 13 (18.84%) TDD
12 12 (17.39%) Cognos
12 12 (17.39%) Release Management
12 12 (17.39%) PowerShell
13 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET
13 11 (15.94%) IIS
14 10 (14.49%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
15 9 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (13.04%) Red Hat
15 9 (13.04%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 22 (31.88%) WebSphere
2 11 (15.94%) IIS
3 9 (13.04%) SharePoint
4 6 (8.70%) MQSeries
5 4 (5.80%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (2.90%) CMS
7 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.45%) Lync
7 1 (1.45%) Node.js
7 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.45%) MS Project
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (20.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (8.70%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.45%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.70%) SaaS
3 5 (7.25%) PaaS
3 5 (7.25%) IaaS
4 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (49.28%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database
3 7 (10.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.90%) MySQL
5 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.45%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.45%) Triplestore
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.70%) NUnit
3 5 (7.25%) JIRA
3 5 (7.25%) Bugzilla
3 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.35%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.90%) Subversion
6 1 (1.45%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.45%) TestDirector
General
1 24 (34.78%) Banking
2 20 (28.99%) Finance
3 3 (4.35%) French Language
3 3 (4.35%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.45%) Back Office
4 1 (1.45%) Legal
4 1 (1.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (31.88%) Developer
2 17 (24.64%) BizTalk Developer
3 12 (17.39%) Deployment Engineer
4 11 (15.94%) Senior BizTalk Developer
4 11 (15.94%) Senior Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Architect
6 6 (8.70%) Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Deployment Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.25%) Release Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Operations Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Consultant
8 4 (5.80%) Applications Support
8 4 (5.80%) Middleware Specialist
9 3 (4.35%) Support Specialist
9 3 (4.35%) DBA
9 3 (4.35%) Oracle DBA
10 2 (2.90%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.99%) .NET
2 15 (21.74%) Middleware
3 14 (20.29%) XML
4 13 (18.84%) Web Services
5 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET
6 9 (13.04%) WebSphere MQ
7 8 (11.59%) .NET Framework
7 8 (11.59%) WCF
8 6 (8.70%) XSD
9 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 5 (7.25%) JSON
9 5 (7.25%) LAMP
9 5 (7.25%) XSL
9 5 (7.25%) SOAP
10 4 (5.80%) CSS
10 4 (5.80%) HTML
10 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (4.35%) XSLT
12 2 (2.90%) WinForms
12 2 (2.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.35%) SWIFT
1 3 (4.35%) Kindle
1 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.90%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.90%) Digital Media
2 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.45%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.45%) Ontologies
3 1 (1.45%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 31 (44.93%) Windows
2 22 (31.88%) Linux
3 9 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.35%) UNIX
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) CRM
2 13 (18.84%) TDD
3 12 (17.39%) Release Management
4 10 (14.49%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (13.04%) SOA
6 8 (11.59%) OO
6 8 (11.59%) MVC
7 7 (10.14%) ITIL
8 6 (8.70%) OOP
8 6 (8.70%) EAI
8 6 (8.70%) OOD
8 6 (8.70%) Migration
8 6 (8.70%) Project Management
8 6 (8.70%) Unit Testing
9 5 (7.25%) Refactoring
9 5 (7.25%) Data Modelling
9 5 (7.25%) UML
10 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2
10 4 (5.80%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.88%) SQL
2 14 (20.29%) C#
3 13 (18.84%) VBScript
4 12 (17.39%) PowerShell
5 7 (10.14%) C
6 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.90%) Java
7 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.45%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.45%) PHP5
8 1 (1.45%) VB
8 1 (1.45%) VBA
8 1 (1.45%) PHP
8 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Security Cleared
1 6 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (1.45%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.45%) MCSE
3 1 (1.45%) ISEB
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.45%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.84%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.45%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 9 (13.04%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (2.90%) Puppet
4 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.45%) WMI
Vendors
1 32 (46.38%) Microsoft
2 26 (37.68%) Oracle
3 12 (17.39%) Cognos
4 9 (13.04%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.80%) SAP
6 3 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.90%) Siebel
8 1 (1.45%) Vermilion
8 1 (1.45%) VMware
8 1 (1.45%) Charles River
8 1 (1.45%) SimCorp
8 1 (1.45%) Citrix
8 1 (1.45%) Business Objects
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