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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 168 186 171
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 7 16 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.30% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.08% 1.78% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 31
Median daily rate £380 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £400 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £614 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.75 -
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -
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
648 901 969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.49% 17.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 681 663
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 29
Median hourly rate £13.75 £15.75 £18.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% -14.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £47.20 £124.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing BizTalk Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 August 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 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BizTalk Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) CRM
4 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
4 5 (31.25%) EDI
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) Web Services
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) Java
6 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
6 3 (18.75%) WCF
6 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (18.75%) Pega
6 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (12.50%) Web Development
7 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (12.50%) Network Security
7 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 2 (12.50%) TeamCity

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
2 2 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.25%) MSTest
3 1 (6.25%) ReSharper
3 1 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) BizTalk Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Architect
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
2 5 (31.25%) EDI
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) WCF
5 2 (12.50%) SOAP
6 1 (6.25%) Ajax
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (6.25%) MSMQ
6 1 (6.25%) NHibernate
6 1 (6.25%) RAML
6 1 (6.25%) REST
6 1 (6.25%) RESTful
6 1 (6.25%) Swagger
6 1 (6.25%) WF
6 1 (6.25%) WPF
6 1 (6.25%) WSDL
6 1 (6.25%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) CRM
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) BDD
4 1 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (6.25%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
4 1 (6.25%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) UML
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) Tcl
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Pega
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Dell
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) NetSuite
3 1 (6.25%) Sitecore
3 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds