The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 313 306 332
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +26
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 338 320 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.64% 0.63% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.30% 3.41% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 195 178
Average daily rate
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£416 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.06% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
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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 England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10229 9374 8484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.30% 18.32% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6642 5681 5033
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 297 401 369
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -11.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £35.15 £40.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

BizTalk Server Jobs Demand Trend in England

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in England

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BizTalk Server across the England region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Histogram in England

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in England

BizTalk Server
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
South East -1 86 £450 +1.69% 9
London -63 78 £438 +9.37% 19
West Midlands +40 55 £350 - 11
East of England +20 51 £413 -2.94% 3
South West +10 29 £375 +7.14% 2
North West -14 25 £475 +46.15% 3
Yorkshire -43 11 £300 -20.00% 2
East Midlands -11 7 £350 +7.69% 3
Midlands +6 2 £550 +15.78%
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BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 312 (41.82%) Microsoft
2 300 (40.21%) SQL Server
3 291 (39.01%) .NET
4 257 (34.45%) C#
5 256 (34.32%) SQL
6 188 (25.20%) WCF
7 176 (23.59%) XML
8 157 (21.05%) Web Services
9 153 (20.51%) CRM
10 149 (19.97%) SharePoint
11 146 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
12 140 (18.77%) Windows
13 125 (16.76%) Dynamics CRM
14 99 (13.27%) Oracle
15 85 (11.39%) Finance
16 84 (11.26%) Team Foundation Server
17 83 (11.13%) IIS
18 80 (10.72%) MS Excel
19 79 (10.59%) SOA
20 73 (9.79%) SOAP
21 69 (9.25%) ITIL
22 66 (8.85%) TDD
23 64 (8.58%) .NET Framework
24 63 (8.45%) ASP.NET
25 61 (8.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 60 (8.04%) Security Cleared
27 59 (7.91%) Migration
28 58 (7.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
29 51 (6.84%) Scrum
30 50 (6.70%) Analytical Skills

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 149 (19.97%) SharePoint
2 83 (11.13%) IIS
3 33 (4.42%) JBoss
4 13 (1.74%) Apache
5 12 (1.61%) WebSphere
5 12 (1.61%) MQSeries
6 11 (1.47%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (1.21%) MS Exchange
9 8 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (0.80%) NetWeaver
11 4 (0.54%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.54%) iPlanet
11 4 (0.54%) Lync
12 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.40%) CMS
13 2 (0.27%) Oracle Application Server
13 2 (0.27%) WebLogic Portal
13 2 (0.27%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.13%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 80 (10.72%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.67%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.67%) MS Office
3 3 (0.40%) MS Project
3 3 (0.40%) PowerPivot
3 3 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 125 (16.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 36 (4.83%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (1.21%) SAP CRM
4 8 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.94%) Tridion
6 4 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.27%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.27%) BusinessWare
7 2 (0.27%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle SCM
8 1 (0.13%) Agresso
8 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 1 (0.13%) Line 500
8 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.07%) Boomi
3 6 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.80%) SaaS
4 5 (0.67%) Office 365
5 3 (0.40%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.40%) PaaS
6 2 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.89%) Firewall
2 22 (2.95%) SAN
3 17 (2.28%) DNS
4 16 (2.14%) HTTP
5 13 (1.74%) LDAP
6 10 (1.34%) DHCP
6 10 (1.34%) FTP
7 7 (0.94%) Wireshark
8 5 (0.67%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.54%) SSL
9 4 (0.54%) Internet
9 4 (0.54%) Kerberos
9 4 (0.54%) SMTP
10 3 (0.40%) WAN
10 3 (0.40%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.40%) NAS
10 3 (0.40%) FCoE
11 2 (0.27%) VLAN
11 2 (0.27%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.13%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 300 (40.21%) SQL Server
2 61 (8.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 58 (7.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (2.41%) Relational Database
7 17 (2.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (2.28%) BusinessObjects
8 14 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (1.34%) MySQL
10 9 (1.21%) Oracle Database
11 6 (0.80%) Ingres
11 6 (0.80%) Data Mining
11 6 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (0.67%) QlikView
13 4 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 84 (11.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (5.09%) Visual Studio
3 13 (1.74%) Fiddler
4 12 (1.61%) SoapUI
5 8 (1.07%) MSBuild
6 6 (0.80%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (0.80%) WiX
6 6 (0.80%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.54%) NUnit
7 4 (0.54%) Rational Rose
8 3 (0.40%) MSI
8 3 (0.40%) Subversion
8 3 (0.40%) Selenium
8 3 (0.40%) MSTest
9 2 (0.27%) Moq
9 2 (0.27%) SilkPerformer
9 2 (0.27%) MorphX
9 2 (0.27%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.27%) XMLSpy
9 2 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 85 (11.39%) Finance
2 18 (2.41%) Telecoms
2 18 (2.41%) Banking
3 15 (2.01%) Retail
4 7 (0.94%) Publishing
4 7 (0.94%) Back Office
5 6 (0.80%) Local Government
6 5 (0.67%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.54%) Advertising
7 4 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.54%) Marketing
8 3 (0.40%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.40%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.27%) Law
9 2 (0.27%) Legal
10 1 (0.13%) Electronics
10 1 (0.13%) Games
10 1 (0.13%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.13%) French Language
10 1 (0.13%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 344 (46.11%) Developer
2 219 (29.36%) BizTalk Developer
3 110 (14.75%) Architect
4 102 (13.67%) Analyst
5 53 (7.10%) .NET Developer
6 49 (6.57%) Consultant
7 36 (4.83%) Test Analyst
8 34 (4.56%) Administrator
9 33 (4.42%) BizTalk Consultant
10 30 (4.02%) Solutions Architect
11 26 (3.49%) BizTalk Administrator
12 24 (3.22%) Technical Architect
12 24 (3.22%) Applications Support
13 20 (2.68%) BizTalk Architect
13 20 (2.68%) Integration Analyst
14 18 (2.41%) Business Analyst
15 17 (2.28%) Operations Engineer
16 16 (2.14%) CRM Developer
16 16 (2.14%) Applications Developer
17 15 (2.01%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (39.01%) .NET
2 188 (25.20%) WCF
3 176 (23.59%) XML
4 157 (21.05%) Web Services
5 73 (9.79%) SOAP
6 64 (8.58%) .NET Framework
7 63 (8.45%) ASP.NET
8 38 (5.09%) Middleware
9 37 (4.96%) EDI
10 27 (3.62%) XML Messaging
10 27 (3.62%) MSMQ
11 22 (2.95%) XSLT
12 20 (2.68%) XSD
12 20 (2.68%) CSS
13 19 (2.55%) RESTful
14 18 (2.41%) WinForms
15 16 (2.14%) HTML
16 14 (1.88%) LINQ
17 13 (1.74%) WPF
18 12 (1.61%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 50 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (2.28%) Data Centre
4 13 (1.74%) Clustering
5 9 (1.21%) Client/Server
5 9 (1.21%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.07%) Data Integration
7 5 (0.67%) TRADACOMS
7 5 (0.67%) Mobile App
7 5 (0.67%) PKI
8 4 (0.54%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.54%) NHS
8 4 (0.54%) iPad
9 3 (0.40%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.40%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.40%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (0.40%) Social Media
9 3 (0.40%) FMCG
9 3 (0.40%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 140 (18.77%) Windows
2 49 (6.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 46 (6.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (5.90%) Linux
5 35 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (2.82%) Windows 7
7 17 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (2.14%) UNIX
9 12 (1.61%) Windows 2000
10 10 (1.34%) Solaris
10 10 (1.34%) Windows 2000 Server
11 8 (1.07%) Android
12 6 (0.80%) Debian
13 5 (0.67%) AIX
14 4 (0.54%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.40%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.27%) HPUX
16 2 (0.27%) zOS
16 2 (0.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (20.51%) CRM
2 146 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (10.59%) SOA
4 69 (9.25%) ITIL
5 66 (8.85%) TDD
6 59 (7.91%) Migration
7 51 (6.84%) Scrum
8 46 (6.17%) Test Scripting
9 42 (5.63%) SDLC
10 41 (5.50%) Integration Testing
11 38 (5.09%) Business Intelligence
12 35 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (4.29%) Unit Testing
14 31 (4.16%) MVC
15 30 (4.02%) Stakeholder Management
15 30 (4.02%) Waterfall
16 28 (3.75%) Performance Tuning
16 28 (3.75%) TOGAF
16 28 (3.75%) Project Management
17 26 (3.49%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 257 (34.45%) C#
2 256 (34.32%) SQL
3 38 (5.09%) JavaScript
4 33 (4.42%) T-SQL
5 31 (4.16%) PowerShell
6 22 (2.95%) VB.NET
7 21 (2.82%) PL/SQL
8 20 (2.68%) VB
9 14 (1.88%) Java
10 10 (1.34%) VBScript
11 7 (0.94%) ActionScript
11 7 (0.94%) ActionScript 2.0
12 6 (0.80%) X++
12 6 (0.80%) Groovy
12 6 (0.80%) PHP
13 5 (0.67%) C
13 5 (0.67%) XAML
14 3 (0.40%) VB6
14 3 (0.40%) Perl
14 3 (0.40%) Python
Qualifications
1 60 (8.04%) Security Cleared
2 48 (6.43%) SC Cleared
3 33 (4.42%) Degree
4 22 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (2.68%) ISEB
6 19 (2.55%) ISTQB
7 11 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.27%) CISM
9 2 (0.27%) MCTS
9 2 (0.27%) MCITP
9 2 (0.27%) CISSP
9 2 (0.27%) CCSP
9 2 (0.27%) MCP
9 2 (0.27%) MCAD
9 2 (0.27%) MCSD
10 1 (0.13%) MCSE
10 1 (0.13%) CCNP
10 1 (0.13%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.88%) SLA
2 7 (0.94%) QA
3 4 (0.54%) HL7
4 3 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.40%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.40%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.27%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.13%) HIPAA
System Software
1 46 (6.17%) Active Directory
2 19 (2.55%) Xen
3 11 (1.47%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (1.21%) Terminal Server
5 9 (1.21%) ISA Server
6 5 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.27%) Samba
7 2 (0.27%) ClearTrust
7 2 (0.27%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.27%) SRDF
7 2 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.27%) KVM
8 1 (0.13%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 32 (4.29%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (2.28%) Backup Exec
3 14 (1.88%) SCOM
4 9 (1.21%) Foglight
5 4 (0.54%) SCCM
6 3 (0.40%) Puppet
7 2 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.27%) CA Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.27%) OpenView
8 1 (0.13%) Nagios
8 1 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 312 (41.82%) Microsoft
2 99 (13.27%) Oracle
3 37 (4.96%) SAP
4 27 (3.62%) Red Hat
5 26 (3.49%) Citrix
6 24 (3.22%) HP
7 23 (3.08%) VMware
8 17 (2.28%) Hitachi
8 17 (2.28%) Symantec
9 13 (1.74%) Cisco
10 12 (1.61%) IBM
10 12 (1.61%) Remedy
11 11 (1.47%) EMC
12 10 (1.34%) NetApp
12 10 (1.34%) TIBCO
12 10 (1.34%) MuleSoft
13 9 (1.21%) New Relic
14 8 (1.07%) webMethods
14 8 (1.07%) CheckPoint
14 8 (1.07%) Dell
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