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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 326 363 254
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -109
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 264 182 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.55% 0.39% 0.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.05% 2.21% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 120 181
Average daily rate
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£420 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £279 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £521 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.50
BizTalk Server
UK

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
8650 8223 7365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.13% 17.67% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5371 4916 4221
Average daily rate £400 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 293 300 374
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £12.46 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.05 £40.57 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -0.96%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +16 83 £450 - 12
London +24 67 £425 -5.55% 25
West Midlands +27 37 £425 +11.47% 5
East of England +23 25 £400 +20.30% 7
South West -12 20 £343 -12.51% 2
North West -2 17 £400 +10.34% 3
Yorkshire -13 9 £275 -15.38% 7
East Midlands -8 4 £400 +25.00% 2
North East -5 1 £550 +129.16% 1
BizTalk Server
UK

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 326 (54.06%) .NET
2 275 (45.61%) Microsoft
3 242 (40.13%) SQL Server
4 219 (36.32%) C#
5 180 (29.85%) CRM
6 178 (29.52%) SQL
7 158 (26.20%) SharePoint
8 154 (25.54%) Dynamics CRM
9 140 (23.22%) Windows
10 129 (21.39%) WCF
11 125 (20.73%) Web Services
12 122 (20.23%) XML
12 122 (20.23%) Agile Software Development
13 85 (14.10%) Active Directory
14 82 (13.60%) Finance
15 73 (12.11%) MS Excel
15 73 (12.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 71 (11.77%) .NET Framework
17 68 (11.28%) Team Foundation Server
18 67 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
19 66 (10.95%) Oracle
20 63 (10.45%) ASP.NET
20 63 (10.45%) Dynamics AX
21 60 (9.95%) IIS
22 59 (9.78%) SharePoint 2013
23 56 (9.29%) SOA
23 56 (9.29%) SharePoint 2010
24 55 (9.12%) Clustering
25 53 (8.79%) Hyper-V
26 52 (8.62%) Security Cleared

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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
1 158 (26.20%) SharePoint
2 60 (9.95%) IIS
3 59 (9.78%) SharePoint 2013
4 56 (9.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 48 (7.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 39 (6.47%) Lync
7 31 (5.14%) WebSphere
8 15 (2.49%) MQSeries
8 15 (2.49%) MS Exchange
9 10 (1.66%) CMS
10 9 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
10 9 (1.49%) Documentum
10 9 (1.49%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.50%) JBoss
11 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.50%) Mule
11 3 (0.50%) LiveCycle
12 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.33%) Apache
12 2 (0.33%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 73 (12.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.83%) MS Office
3 3 (0.50%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.17%) MS Project
5 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 154 (25.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 63 (10.45%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.66%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (0.50%) Maximo
6 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.17%) Tridion
6 1 (0.17%) Agresso
6 1 (0.17%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 38 (6.30%) Microsoft Azure
1 38 (6.30%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (1.66%) MailChimp
3 8 (1.33%) SaaS
4 4 (0.66%) PaaS
4 4 (0.66%) IaaS
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.15%) HTTP
2 9 (1.49%) SAN
3 8 (1.33%) FTP
3 8 (1.33%) LDAP
4 7 (1.16%) SSL
5 6 (1.00%) NAS
6 4 (0.66%) Broadband
7 3 (0.50%) DNS
7 3 (0.50%) Firewall
7 3 (0.50%) SSH
8 2 (0.33%) CTI
8 2 (0.33%) Intranet
8 2 (0.33%) DHCP
8 2 (0.33%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.17%) VPN
9 1 (0.17%) SMS
9 1 (0.17%) SMTP
9 1 (0.17%) Internet
9 1 (0.17%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (40.13%) SQL Server
2 73 (12.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 67 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 51 (8.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 50 (8.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (3.32%) SQL Server 2000
6 20 (3.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (2.82%) Relational Database
7 17 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (2.49%) MS Access
9 12 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (1.99%) Oracle Database
10 11 (1.82%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.83%) DB2
12 3 (0.50%) MySQL
12 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (0.50%) EDRMS
13 2 (0.33%) SAP BW
13 2 (0.33%) Oracle9i Database
14 1 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 68 (11.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (7.13%) Visual Studio
3 11 (1.82%) MSBuild
4 7 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (1.16%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (1.16%) WiX
5 5 (0.83%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (0.83%) Git (software)
5 5 (0.83%) NUnit
5 5 (0.83%) MorphX
5 5 (0.83%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.66%) Subversion
6 4 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (0.66%) MSI
7 3 (0.50%) JIRA
7 3 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.17%) Selenium
8 1 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.17%) Rational Rose
8 1 (0.17%) SoapUI
General
1 82 (13.60%) Finance
2 23 (3.81%) Banking
3 16 (2.65%) Advertising
4 15 (2.49%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.32%) Billing
6 9 (1.49%) Local Government
6 9 (1.49%) Retail
7 6 (1.00%) Marketing
7 6 (1.00%) Legal
8 5 (0.83%) Law
8 5 (0.83%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.66%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.66%) Spanish Language
9 4 (0.66%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.50%) Back Office
11 2 (0.33%) Electronics
11 2 (0.33%) Military
12 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 226 (37.48%) Developer
2 154 (25.54%) Architect
3 106 (17.58%) BizTalk Developer
4 60 (9.95%) Technical Architect
5 57 (9.45%) Consultant
6 46 (7.63%) Analyst
7 40 (6.63%) Solutions Architect
8 37 (6.14%) .NET Developer
9 32 (5.31%) BizTalk Consultant
10 22 (3.65%) Administrator
10 22 (3.65%) CRM Developer
11 19 (3.15%) BizTalk Architect
12 18 (2.99%) Applications Support
13 16 (2.65%) BizTalk Administrator
14 15 (2.49%) Project Manager
14 15 (2.49%) Infrastructure Architect
15 14 (2.32%) Systems Analyst
15 14 (2.32%) Senior Developer
15 14 (2.32%) Applications Developer
15 14 (2.32%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 326 (54.06%) .NET
2 129 (21.39%) WCF
3 125 (20.73%) Web Services
4 122 (20.23%) XML
5 71 (11.77%) .NET Framework
6 63 (10.45%) ASP.NET
7 39 (6.47%) SOAP
8 34 (5.64%) HTML
8 34 (5.64%) Middleware
9 32 (5.31%) Application Packaging
10 27 (4.48%) CSS
11 22 (3.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 19 (3.15%) REST
13 16 (2.65%) WF
14 13 (2.16%) jQuery
14 13 (2.16%) MSMQ
15 12 (1.99%) Ruby on Rails
15 12 (1.99%) SAP PI
16 11 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (1.82%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 55 (9.12%) Clustering
2 25 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (2.32%) Data Integration
4 12 (1.99%) NHS
5 8 (1.33%) Mainframe
5 8 (1.33%) IVR
5 8 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.16%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
7 6 (1.00%) Reference Data
7 6 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.00%) N-Tier
8 5 (0.83%) Client/Server
8 5 (0.83%) Replication
8 5 (0.83%) PKI
8 5 (0.83%) SWIFT
8 5 (0.83%) User Experience
9 4 (0.66%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.50%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 140 (23.22%) Windows
2 40 (6.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (2.82%) Linux
6 16 (2.65%) Windows XP
7 14 (2.32%) Windows Vista
8 11 (1.82%) UNIX
9 6 (1.00%) Windows 2000
9 6 (1.00%) Windows NT
9 6 (1.00%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (0.83%) Android
11 4 (0.66%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.33%) Debian
13 1 (0.17%) Fedora
13 1 (0.17%) Solaris
13 1 (0.17%) CentOS
13 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (29.85%) CRM
2 122 (20.23%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (9.29%) SOA
4 47 (7.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 46 (7.63%) Scrum
6 43 (7.13%) TDD
7 38 (6.30%) MVC
8 37 (6.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 36 (5.97%) Workflow
9 36 (5.97%) Data Modelling
10 31 (5.14%) Migration
11 30 (4.98%) ITIL
11 30 (4.98%) OO
11 30 (4.98%) Enterprise Architecture
12 26 (4.31%) Release Management
13 23 (3.81%) Unit Testing
13 23 (3.81%) Performance Tuning
14 22 (3.65%) Waterfall
14 22 (3.65%) OOP
15 19 (3.15%) UML
Programming Languages
1 219 (36.32%) C#
2 178 (29.52%) SQL
3 49 (8.13%) JavaScript
4 34 (5.64%) Java
5 24 (3.98%) PowerShell
6 17 (2.82%) X++
6 17 (2.82%) T-SQL
6 17 (2.82%) VBScript
7 16 (2.65%) VB.NET
8 14 (2.32%) VB
9 13 (2.16%) Python
9 13 (2.16%) Ruby
10 12 (1.99%) XPath
10 12 (1.99%) XQuery
10 12 (1.99%) VBA
11 8 (1.33%) C
12 7 (1.16%) VB6
13 5 (0.83%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.66%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.66%) Perl
Qualifications
1 52 (8.62%) Security Cleared
2 22 (3.65%) Degree
3 21 (3.48%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.32%) VCP4
5 13 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (1.49%) MCSE
7 4 (0.66%) MCTS
8 3 (0.50%) MCITP
8 3 (0.50%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.17%) APMP
9 1 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.17%) ISEB
9 1 (0.17%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.65%) QA
2 10 (1.66%) SLA
3 3 (0.50%) HL7
4 1 (0.17%) DICOM
4 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 85 (14.10%) Active Directory
2 53 (8.79%) Hyper-V
3 13 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.99%) ISA Server
5 7 (1.16%) VMware ESX
5 7 (1.16%) Terminal Services
6 6 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (0.66%) vSphere
8 1 (0.17%) Varnish
8 1 (0.17%) Corosync
8 1 (0.17%) KVM
8 1 (0.17%) Postfix
8 1 (0.17%) SAP ITS
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.17%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 13 (2.16%) SCOM
2 10 (1.66%) SCCM
3 7 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (1.00%) BladeLogic
5 3 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.33%) MOM
7 1 (0.17%) Control-M
7 1 (0.17%) WMI
7 1 (0.17%) WSUS
7 1 (0.17%) Puppet
7 1 (0.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 275 (45.61%) Microsoft
2 66 (10.95%) Oracle
3 33 (5.47%) SAP
4 20 (3.32%) IBM
5 19 (3.15%) VMware
6 15 (2.49%) webMethods
7 11 (1.82%) TIBCO
8 10 (1.66%) HP
8 10 (1.66%) Siebel
9 8 (1.33%) Citrix
10 7 (1.16%) Talend
11 6 (1.00%) Nintex
11 6 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.00%) Intel
12 5 (0.83%) EMC
12 5 (0.83%) Metastorm
13 4 (0.66%) Remedy
14 3 (0.50%) Capita
14 3 (0.50%) Sitecore
14 3 (0.50%) BEA
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On application
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Austin Fraser
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Rotherham
People Source
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £525 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Third Republic Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer People
Rate: £375.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
South Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £220 - £260 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Berkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Cambridge
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