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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 148 168 195
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +27
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 5 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.39% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.03% 2.22% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 7
Average daily rate £495 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.75% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £350 £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £473 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BizTalk Server
London

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
487 899 1032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.48% 17.49% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 661 722
Average daily rate £425 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £589
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 19
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.45 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.62% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.40 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £31.00 £49.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) C#
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) Web Services
5 4 (25.00%) XML
5 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (25.00%) Banking
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (18.75%) Online Banking
6 3 (18.75%) WCF
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) XSLT
6 3 (18.75%) HTTP
6 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (12.50%) MSMQ
7 2 (12.50%) CRM
7 2 (12.50%) .NET
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle
7 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 2 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (12.50%) SOAP
7 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) BizTalk Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Azure Developer
5 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Architect
5 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
2 4 (25.00%) XML
3 3 (18.75%) WCF
3 3 (18.75%) XSLT
4 2 (12.50%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) MSMQ
4 2 (12.50%) SOAP
4 2 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (6.25%) Ajax
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (6.25%) NHibernate
5 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Online Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
2 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) Tcl
4 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft