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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 314 324 256
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -68
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 308 248 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.59% 0.51% 0.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.31% 2.92% 4.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 166 232
Average daily rate
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£406 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £289 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £26.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.49
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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
9309 8492 9553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.75% 17.60% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5706 5151 5427
Average daily rate £379 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 377 352 471
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.07 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 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
London +17 103 £413 -7.30% 38
South East +4 90 £450 +38.99% 16
East of England -27 34 £425 - 10
West Midlands -1 28 £369 +5.35% 6
Yorkshire +22 26 £375 +14.50% 9
North West +4 10 £310 -24.84% 4
South West -39 10 £350 -12.50% 1
East Midlands +3 6 £325 +8.33% 3
Midlands -6 2 £475 +8.69%
North East - - - - 3
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BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 359 (56.18%) .NET
2 299 (46.79%) Microsoft
3 284 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 277 (43.35%) C#
5 180 (28.17%) Windows
6 159 (24.88%) ASP.NET
7 158 (24.73%) SQL
8 156 (24.41%) WCF
9 143 (22.38%) CRM
10 142 (22.22%) XML
11 136 (21.28%) SharePoint
12 124 (19.41%) Agile Software Development
13 115 (18.00%) Oracle
14 114 (17.84%) Dynamics CRM
15 109 (17.06%) Web Services
16 107 (16.74%) Finance
17 106 (16.59%) SOA
18 91 (14.24%) SQL Server 2008
19 90 (14.08%) Visual Studio
20 84 (13.15%) MS Excel
21 79 (12.36%) .NET Framework
22 74 (11.58%) IIS
23 72 (11.27%) WebSphere
24 71 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
25 67 (10.49%) Middleware
26 62 (9.70%) MVC
27 56 (8.76%) Security Cleared
28 51 (7.98%) Banking
28 51 (7.98%) SharePoint 2010
29 50 (7.82%) PowerShell

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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
1 136 (21.28%) SharePoint
2 74 (11.58%) IIS
3 72 (11.27%) WebSphere
4 51 (7.98%) SharePoint 2010
5 26 (4.07%) SharePoint 2013
6 24 (3.76%) SharePoint Server
7 21 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (2.66%) CMS
9 15 (2.35%) Lync
10 10 (1.56%) WebLogic
10 10 (1.56%) MS Exchange
11 9 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
11 9 (1.41%) MQSeries
12 8 (1.25%) WebSphere Process Server
12 8 (1.25%) Apache Solr
13 7 (1.10%) NetWeaver
13 7 (1.10%) NServiceBus
13 7 (1.10%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
13 7 (1.10%) JCAPS
14 5 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 84 (13.15%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.88%) MS Office
3 10 (1.56%) InfoPath
4 6 (0.94%) MS Project
5 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.16%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 114 (17.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 36 (5.63%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (1.25%) BusinessWorks
5 7 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.47%) Staffware
6 3 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.47%) Temenos T24
6 3 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.31%) Aligne
7 2 (0.31%) assyst
7 2 (0.31%) Exstream
7 2 (0.31%) ZaiNet
7 2 (0.31%) Endur
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.16%) Tridion
8 1 (0.16%) Agresso
8 1 (0.16%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 39 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (2.35%) SaaS
2 15 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (1.88%) MailChimp
4 5 (0.78%) PaaS
4 5 (0.78%) IaaS
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.19%) SAN
2 9 (1.41%) FTP
2 9 (1.41%) SSL
3 8 (1.25%) NAS
4 7 (1.10%) HTTP
5 6 (0.94%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.94%) LDAP
5 6 (0.94%) Firewall
6 5 (0.78%) Intranet
7 2 (0.31%) Broadband
7 2 (0.31%) SMTP
7 2 (0.31%) CTI
8 1 (0.16%) DNS
8 1 (0.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 284 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 91 (14.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 71 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 36 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 35 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (4.85%) Oracle Database
7 25 (3.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (3.44%) Relational Database
9 14 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (1.88%) RavenDB
10 12 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (1.72%) RDBMS
12 10 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (1.25%) MySQL
14 7 (1.10%) EDRMS
14 7 (1.10%) DataStage
14 7 (1.10%) Spotfire
15 6 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
16 5 (0.78%) DB2
17 4 (0.63%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 90 (14.08%) Visual Studio
2 49 (7.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (2.03%) TeamCity
4 12 (1.88%) NUnit
5 11 (1.72%) SpecFlow
6 10 (1.56%) Git (software)
7 8 (1.25%) JIRA
8 7 (1.10%) Maven
9 6 (0.94%) Subversion
10 5 (0.78%) MSBuild
10 5 (0.78%) SoapUI
10 5 (0.78%) Mercurial
10 5 (0.78%) Selenium
10 5 (0.78%) Rational Rose
11 4 (0.63%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.47%) WiX
12 3 (0.47%) Bugzilla
13 2 (0.31%) PVCS
13 2 (0.31%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (0.31%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 107 (16.74%) Finance
2 51 (7.98%) Banking
3 14 (2.19%) Retail
4 11 (1.72%) Local Government
5 10 (1.56%) Marketing
6 9 (1.41%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.41%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (0.94%) Advertising
9 4 (0.63%) Legal
9 4 (0.63%) Japanese Language
9 4 (0.63%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.47%) French Language
10 3 (0.47%) Front Office
10 3 (0.47%) Back Office
10 3 (0.47%) Electronics
10 3 (0.47%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.47%) Billing
11 2 (0.31%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 285 (44.60%) Developer
2 119 (18.62%) BizTalk Developer
3 106 (16.59%) Architect
4 68 (10.64%) .NET Developer
5 63 (9.86%) Consultant
6 51 (7.98%) Analyst
7 38 (5.95%) Solutions Architect
8 36 (5.63%) Technical Architect
9 28 (4.38%) BizTalk Consultant
10 26 (4.07%) C# Developer
11 22 (3.44%) SharePoint Developer
11 22 (3.44%) CRM Developer
12 20 (3.13%) Microsoft Developer
12 20 (3.13%) Senior Developer
13 17 (2.66%) Software Developer
13 17 (2.66%) Administrator
14 16 (2.50%) Project Manager
14 16 (2.50%) Microsoft Consultant
14 16 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
15 15 (2.35%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 359 (56.18%) .NET
2 159 (24.88%) ASP.NET
3 156 (24.41%) WCF
4 142 (22.22%) XML
5 109 (17.06%) Web Services
6 79 (12.36%) .NET Framework
7 67 (10.49%) Middleware
8 43 (6.73%) HTML
9 33 (5.16%) XSLT
10 30 (4.69%) SOAP
11 25 (3.91%) CSS
11 25 (3.91%) AppFabric
12 24 (3.76%) XSD
13 18 (2.82%) REST
14 17 (2.66%) WF
14 17 (2.66%) WebSphere MQ
15 16 (2.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 15 (2.35%) jQuery
16 15 (2.35%) JMS
17 14 (2.19%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 34 (5.32%) Clustering
2 28 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (2.03%) Computer Science
5 12 (1.88%) Client/Server
5 12 (1.88%) NHS
6 10 (1.56%) Digital Media
7 9 (1.41%) SWIFT
7 9 (1.41%) Mainframe
8 5 (0.78%) Mobile App
8 5 (0.78%) Replication
9 4 (0.63%) Blog
9 4 (0.63%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.63%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.47%) DTV
10 3 (0.47%) IVR
10 3 (0.47%) Kindle
10 3 (0.47%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.47%) Open Source
11 2 (0.31%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 180 (28.17%) Windows
2 39 (6.10%) Linux
3 32 (5.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (3.60%) UNIX
5 21 (3.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.41%) Windows 2000
9 8 (1.25%) Windows NT
10 7 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
11 6 (0.94%) Android
12 5 (0.78%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.78%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.63%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.31%) zOS
15 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.16%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (22.38%) CRM
2 124 (19.41%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (16.59%) SOA
4 62 (9.70%) MVC
5 48 (7.51%) TDD
6 42 (6.57%) UML
7 40 (6.26%) Scrum
8 39 (6.10%) ITIL
8 39 (6.10%) OO
9 35 (5.48%) Workflow
10 31 (4.85%) Migration
10 31 (4.85%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (4.54%) Waterfall
12 28 (4.38%) PRINCE2
12 28 (4.38%) Enterprise Architecture
13 27 (4.23%) Unit Testing
14 26 (4.07%) Release Management
14 26 (4.07%) Technical Architecture
14 26 (4.07%) EAI
15 25 (3.91%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 277 (43.35%) C#
2 158 (24.73%) SQL
3 50 (7.82%) PowerShell
4 46 (7.20%) JavaScript
5 34 (5.32%) Java
5 34 (5.32%) T-SQL
6 33 (5.16%) VB.NET
7 27 (4.23%) VBScript
8 26 (4.07%) VB
9 14 (2.19%) C
10 8 (1.25%) C++
10 8 (1.25%) Ruby
11 7 (1.10%) PL/SQL
12 6 (0.94%) VB6
13 5 (0.78%) VBA
13 5 (0.78%) Python
14 3 (0.47%) X++
14 3 (0.47%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.31%) ABAP
16 1 (0.16%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 56 (8.76%) Security Cleared
2 47 (7.36%) SC Cleared
3 43 (6.73%) Degree
4 28 (4.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (1.72%) MCSE
6 8 (1.25%) IBM WebSphere Certification
7 5 (0.78%) MCTS
8 4 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.63%) MCT
9 3 (0.47%) ISEB
10 2 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.31%) PMP
10 2 (0.31%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.31%) MCITP
10 2 (0.31%) MCSD
10 2 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.16%) APMP
11 1 (0.16%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.35%) ISO 9001
1 15 (2.35%) QA
2 13 (2.03%) SLA
3 3 (0.47%) HL7
4 1 (0.16%) GxP
System Software
1 36 (5.63%) Active Directory
2 19 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.66%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.56%) Terminal Services
4 10 (1.56%) ISA Server
4 10 (1.56%) VMware ESX
4 10 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (0.47%) vSphere
5 3 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.31%) XenApp
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 13 (2.03%) Tivoli
2 10 (1.56%) BladeLogic
3 8 (1.25%) SCOM
4 7 (1.10%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 7 (1.10%) WMI
5 6 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.63%) Puppet
8 3 (0.47%) Control-M
9 2 (0.31%) SCCM
Vendors
1 299 (46.79%) Microsoft
2 115 (18.00%) Oracle
3 29 (4.54%) IBM
3 29 (4.54%) TIBCO
4 25 (3.91%) SAP
5 24 (3.76%) VMware
6 20 (3.13%) Cognos
6 20 (3.13%) webMethods
7 17 (2.66%) Citrix
8 16 (2.50%) Siebel
9 14 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (1.56%) Red Hat
11 8 (1.25%) Intel
12 7 (1.10%) Business Objects
12 7 (1.10%) Lagan
12 7 (1.10%) Axway
13 6 (0.94%) Sitecore
13 6 (0.94%) EMC
14 5 (0.78%) Kofax
15 4 (0.63%) HP
Guildford, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £550 to £575 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Network IT Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Rate: Negotiable dependant on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Suffolk
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £410 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £590.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Swan It Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £550 - £575 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
South East England
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago