The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 117 97 116
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +19
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 26 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.84% 1.20% 0.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.62% 7.00% 5.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 9
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£425 £400 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £332 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £515 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.67
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
563 414 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.11% 17.10% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 173 246
Average daily rate £391 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 41 41
Average hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.95 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £38.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

BizTalk Server Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BizTalk Server across the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

BizTalk Server
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BizTalk Server within the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -4 12 £425 -17.47%
Bedfordshire -12 8 £400 - 3
Essex -9 5 £450 +25.00%
Suffolk -19 1 £350 -17.64% 2
Hertfordshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
BizTalk Server
England

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 23 (52.27%) .NET
3 14 (31.82%) SQL
3 14 (31.82%) Oracle
3 14 (31.82%) XML
4 13 (29.55%) Web Services
4 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
4 13 (29.55%) C#
5 11 (25.00%) WebSphere
5 11 (25.00%) WCF
6 10 (22.73%) Java
6 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET
7 9 (20.45%) IBM
7 9 (20.45%) CRM
8 8 (18.18%) Windows
8 8 (18.18%) UML
8 8 (18.18%) Middleware
8 8 (18.18%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 7 (15.91%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 6 (13.64%) Finance
10 6 (13.64%) Logistics
10 6 (13.64%) Process Management
10 6 (13.64%) ITIL
11 5 (11.36%) WebLogic
11 5 (11.36%) NHS
11 5 (11.36%) Oracle EBS
11 5 (11.36%) Project Planning
11 5 (11.36%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (11.36%) Local Government

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 11 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (15.91%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 5 (11.36%) WebLogic
4 4 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (6.82%) IIS
6 2 (4.55%) MQSeries
6 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
6 2 (4.55%) Documentum
6 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.27%) Content Management Server
7 1 (2.27%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (6.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (4.55%) assyst
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.55%) MySQL
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.27%) Toad
2 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Local Government
3 3 (6.82%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) German Language
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) BizTalk Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Architect
4 9 (20.45%) Consultant
5 6 (13.64%) BizTalk Consultant
5 6 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.82%) DBA
7 3 (6.82%) SQL DBA
7 3 (6.82%) Middleware Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Design Architect
8 2 (4.55%) SAP Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Release Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Integration Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.27%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.27%) SQL Server DBA
9 1 (2.27%) SQL Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Technical Design Authority
9 1 (2.27%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (52.27%) .NET
2 14 (31.82%) XML
3 13 (29.55%) Web Services
4 11 (25.00%) WCF
5 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET
6 8 (18.18%) Middleware
6 8 (18.18%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 5 (11.36%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (9.09%) Ajax
8 4 (9.09%) J2EE
9 3 (6.82%) XSD
9 3 (6.82%) XSLT
9 3 (6.82%) UDDI
9 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
10 2 (4.55%) SAP PI
11 1 (2.27%) jQuery
11 1 (2.27%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 1 (2.27%) Silverlight
11 1 (2.27%) LINQ
11 1 (2.27%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) NHS
2 4 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.82%) Clustering
4 2 (4.55%) Replication
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.27%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) CRM
2 8 (18.18%) UML
3 6 (13.64%) ITIL
3 6 (13.64%) Process Management
3 6 (13.64%) Logistics
4 5 (11.36%) Project Planning
4 5 (11.36%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (11.36%) High Availability
5 4 (9.09%) MVC
6 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.82%) Waterfall
6 3 (6.82%) RAD
7 2 (4.55%) Service Management
7 2 (4.55%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.55%) Release Management
7 2 (4.55%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) SQL
2 13 (29.55%) C#
3 10 (22.73%) Java
4 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.55%) VB
5 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.55%) ABAP
5 2 (4.55%) VBA
5 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.55%) C
5 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) XenApp
Vendors
1 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 14 (31.82%) Oracle
3 9 (20.45%) IBM
4 5 (11.36%) Lagan
5 4 (9.09%) webMethods
5 4 (9.09%) SAP
6 2 (4.55%) EMC
6 2 (4.55%) Citrix
6 2 (4.55%) NetApp
6 2 (4.55%) Netezza