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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 166 167 183
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 25 38 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.64% 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.64% 3.80% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 29 18
Average daily rate
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£413 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £275 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £465 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £403 £338
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +19.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £39.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £23.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+17.39% -51.57%
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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
947 1001 1055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.53% 16.81% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 719 739
Average daily rate £400 £399 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.18% -0.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 14 52
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.00 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% -32.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -10.52%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015, 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 32 (71.11%) .NET
2 21 (46.67%) C#
3 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 17 (37.78%) WCF
6 15 (33.33%) Web Services
7 13 (28.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (24.44%) CRM
8 11 (24.44%) Dynamics CRM
9 10 (22.22%) TDD
9 10 (22.22%) Finance
9 10 (22.22%) SOA
9 10 (22.22%) XML
9 10 (22.22%) Oracle
10 9 (20.00%) WinForms
10 9 (20.00%) Unit Testing
11 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (17.78%) SQL
11 8 (17.78%) SharePoint
12 7 (15.56%) VB.NET
12 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET
12 7 (15.56%) WPF
13 6 (13.33%) VB
13 6 (13.33%) SOAP
13 6 (13.33%) Banking
14 5 (11.11%) VB6
14 5 (11.11%) Windows
14 5 (11.11%) DSDM
14 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 (17.78%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.67%) IIS
3 2 (4.44%) Lync
4 1 (2.22%) CMS
4 1 (2.22%) JBoss
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (2.22%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Firewall
1 1 (2.22%) SAN
1 1 (2.22%) SMTP
1 1 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.22%) Ingres
6 1 (2.22%) MS Access
6 1 (2.22%) DTS
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 5 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (4.44%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.22%) JIRA
4 1 (2.22%) NUnit
4 1 (2.22%) ERwin
4 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.22%) Fiddler
4 1 (2.22%) NCrunch
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.44%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.22%) Law
5 1 (2.22%) Advertising
5 1 (2.22%) Publishing
5 1 (2.22%) Billing
5 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Developer
2 8 (17.78%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) BizTalk Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.67%) AWS Developer
6 3 (6.67%) BizTalk Architect
7 2 (4.44%) CRM Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior BizTalk Developer
7 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Development Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Programmer
7 2 (4.44%) Integration Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (71.11%) .NET
2 17 (37.78%) WCF
3 15 (33.33%) Web Services
4 10 (22.22%) XML
5 9 (20.00%) WinForms
6 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET
6 7 (15.56%) WPF
7 6 (13.33%) SOAP
8 4 (8.89%) WF
8 4 (8.89%) .NET Framework
8 4 (8.89%) RESTful
8 4 (8.89%) Middleware
9 3 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (4.44%) Entity Framework
10 2 (4.44%) Xamarin.iOS
10 2 (4.44%) MSMQ
10 2 (4.44%) XSLT
11 1 (2.22%) JSON
11 1 (2.22%) Ajax
11 1 (2.22%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) SWIFT
1 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
1 2 (4.44%) NHS
1 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) Replication
2 1 (2.22%) CLARiiON
2 1 (2.22%) Symmetrix
2 1 (2.22%) Clustering
2 1 (2.22%) IVR
2 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.22%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) UNIX
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (24.44%) CRM
3 10 (22.22%) TDD
3 10 (22.22%) SOA
4 9 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (11.11%) DSDM
6 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (6.67%) RUP
7 3 (6.67%) SSADM
7 3 (6.67%) UML
7 3 (6.67%) Integration Testing
8 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.44%) Software Delivery
8 2 (4.44%) Line Management
8 2 (4.44%) SDLC
8 2 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.44%) Data Mapping
8 2 (4.44%) V-Model
8 2 (4.44%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) C#
2 8 (17.78%) SQL
3 7 (15.56%) VB.NET
4 6 (13.33%) VB
5 5 (11.11%) VB6
6 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.67%) Java
6 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.22%) MCAD
2 1 (2.22%) MCSD
2 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) Oracle
3 3 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (2.22%) Remedy
4 1 (2.22%) EMC
4 1 (2.22%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.22%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) MuleSoft
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 27 days ago