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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 325 359 238
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -121
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 254 185 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.55% 0.42% 0.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.05% 2.37% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 129 228
Average daily rate
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£400 £420 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +4.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £506 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £31.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £31.90
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
8328 7792 7468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.93% 17.72% 18.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5287 4720 4275
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 288 301 398
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £36.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +13 69 £400 -11.11% 27
South East +14 64 £443 -1.66% 21
West Midlands +30 37 £438 +2.94% 8
East of England +15 30 £380 +8.57% 6
South West -14 24 £343 -13.29% 2
North West -1 20 £405 +17.81% 7
Yorkshire -21 8 £360 +10.76% 5
North East - 1 £550 -
East Midlands - - - - 4
BizTalk Server
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BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 331 (55.17%) .NET
2 286 (47.67%) Microsoft
3 243 (40.50%) SQL Server
4 227 (37.83%) C#
5 179 (29.83%) SQL
6 178 (29.67%) CRM
7 167 (27.83%) SharePoint
8 164 (27.33%) Windows
9 154 (25.67%) Dynamics CRM
10 133 (22.17%) WCF
11 114 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
12 113 (18.83%) Web Services
13 112 (18.67%) XML
14 87 (14.50%) Finance
15 82 (13.67%) SQL Server 2008
16 79 (13.17%) Active Directory
17 78 (13.00%) MS Excel
17 78 (13.00%) ASP.NET
18 76 (12.67%) IIS
19 71 (11.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 70 (11.67%) .NET Framework
21 67 (11.17%) SharePoint 2010
22 64 (10.67%) Clustering
23 62 (10.33%) SQL Server 2005
24 59 (9.83%) Dynamics AX
24 59 (9.83%) Oracle
25 58 (9.67%) Team Foundation Server
26 56 (9.33%) Visual Studio
27 55 (9.17%) SharePoint 2013
28 53 (8.83%) JavaScript

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 167 (27.83%) SharePoint
2 76 (12.67%) IIS
3 67 (11.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 55 (9.17%) SharePoint 2013
5 45 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 39 (6.50%) Lync
7 32 (5.33%) WebSphere
8 15 (2.50%) MQSeries
9 13 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
10 12 (2.00%) MS Exchange
11 10 (1.67%) WebLogic
12 9 (1.50%) CMS
13 5 (0.83%) Documentum
14 4 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
15 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
15 3 (0.50%) LiveCycle
16 2 (0.33%) Apache
16 2 (0.33%) Commerce Server
16 2 (0.33%) WebLogic Portal
16 2 (0.33%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 78 (13.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.83%) InfoPath
3 6 (1.00%) MS Office
4 2 (0.33%) MS Project
4 2 (0.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 154 (25.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 59 (9.83%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.67%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.50%) Maximo
7 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.17%) Staffware
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.17%) Findur
7 1 (0.17%) Agresso
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 40 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (6.33%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (2.17%) MailChimp
4 8 (1.33%) SaaS
5 4 (0.67%) IaaS
5 4 (0.67%) PaaS
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.17%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.17%) HTTP
2 14 (2.33%) SSL
3 13 (2.17%) SAN
4 10 (1.67%) NAS
5 8 (1.33%) LDAP
6 7 (1.17%) FTP
7 5 (0.83%) Broadband
7 5 (0.83%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.67%) Intranet
8 4 (0.67%) Firewall
9 3 (0.50%) SSH
10 2 (0.33%) DNS
10 2 (0.33%) CTI
11 1 (0.17%) Internet
11 1 (0.17%) SMTP
11 1 (0.17%) DHCP
11 1 (0.17%) SMS
11 1 (0.17%) VPN
11 1 (0.17%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (40.50%) SQL Server
2 82 (13.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 71 (11.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 62 (10.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 49 (8.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (3.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (3.50%) SQL Server 2000
8 17 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (2.83%) Relational Database
9 16 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (2.50%) MS Access
11 14 (2.33%) Oracle Database
12 11 (1.83%) RDBMS
13 7 (1.17%) DB2
14 5 (0.83%) EDRMS
15 4 (0.67%) SAP BW
16 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
16 3 (0.50%) MySQL
17 2 (0.33%) Oracle9i Database
17 2 (0.33%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 58 (9.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 56 (9.33%) Visual Studio
3 11 (1.83%) MSBuild
4 8 (1.33%) WiX
5 7 (1.17%) Talend Open Studio
5 7 (1.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (1.00%) NUnit
7 5 (0.83%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.67%) MSI
8 4 (0.67%) Subversion
9 3 (0.50%) MorphX
9 3 (0.50%) JIRA
9 3 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (0.50%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.33%) Rational Rhapsody
11 1 (0.17%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.17%) Selenium
11 1 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.17%) FxCop
General
1 87 (14.50%) Finance
2 28 (4.67%) Banking
3 16 (2.67%) Advertising
3 16 (2.67%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.33%) Billing
5 11 (1.83%) Retail
6 10 (1.67%) Local Government
7 8 (1.33%) Legal
8 6 (1.00%) Marketing
9 5 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.83%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.67%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.67%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.50%) Electronics
11 3 (0.50%) Law
11 3 (0.50%) Back Office
12 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 229 (38.17%) Developer
2 142 (23.67%) Architect
3 104 (17.33%) BizTalk Developer
4 62 (10.33%) Technical Architect
5 55 (9.17%) Consultant
6 41 (6.83%) .NET Developer
6 41 (6.83%) Analyst
7 37 (6.17%) Solutions Architect
8 29 (4.83%) Administrator
8 29 (4.83%) BizTalk Consultant
9 26 (4.33%) CRM Developer
10 21 (3.50%) BizTalk Administrator
11 20 (3.33%) SharePoint Developer
12 17 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 17 (2.83%) Microsoft Developer
13 16 (2.67%) Project Manager
13 16 (2.67%) Senior Developer
13 16 (2.67%) Applications Support
13 16 (2.67%) Infrastructure Architect
14 13 (2.17%) BizTalk Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 331 (55.17%) .NET
2 133 (22.17%) WCF
3 113 (18.83%) Web Services
4 112 (18.67%) XML
5 78 (13.00%) ASP.NET
6 70 (11.67%) .NET Framework
7 37 (6.17%) Middleware
8 35 (5.83%) HTML
9 32 (5.33%) Application Packaging
10 30 (5.00%) CSS
10 30 (5.00%) SOAP
11 18 (3.00%) REST
12 17 (2.83%) WF
12 17 (2.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 15 (2.50%) SAP PI
14 14 (2.33%) MSMQ
15 12 (2.00%) jQuery
15 12 (2.00%) Ruby on Rails
16 9 (1.50%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (1.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 64 (10.67%) Clustering
2 19 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (2.33%) NHS
3 14 (2.33%) Data Integration
4 12 (2.00%) Mainframe
5 11 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (1.50%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.33%) IVR
8 7 (1.17%) Inversion of Control
9 6 (1.00%) Reference Data
9 6 (1.00%) PKI
10 5 (0.83%) Replication
10 5 (0.83%) N-Tier
10 5 (0.83%) User Experience
10 5 (0.83%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.83%) SWIFT
11 4 (0.67%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.67%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.50%) Open Source
12 3 (0.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 164 (27.33%) Windows
2 49 (8.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 33 (5.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (2.67%) Windows XP
5 16 (2.67%) Linux
6 15 (2.50%) UNIX
7 14 (2.33%) Windows Vista
8 11 (1.83%) Windows 2000
9 10 (1.67%) Windows NT
10 9 (1.50%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (0.67%) Android
12 2 (0.33%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.33%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.17%) CentOS
13 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.17%) Fedora
13 1 (0.17%) Debian
13 1 (0.17%) OpenVMS
13 1 (0.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (29.67%) CRM
2 114 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (8.83%) SOA
4 51 (8.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 43 (7.17%) Scrum
6 36 (6.00%) MVC
7 35 (5.83%) Data Modelling
8 33 (5.50%) Migration
8 33 (5.50%) TDD
9 32 (5.33%) Workflow
9 32 (5.33%) OO
10 31 (5.17%) Enterprise Architecture
11 30 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 28 (4.67%) ITIL
13 26 (4.33%) Performance Tuning
14 24 (4.00%) Release Management
15 23 (3.83%) OOP
15 23 (3.83%) Waterfall
16 21 (3.50%) Unit Testing
17 19 (3.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 227 (37.83%) C#
2 179 (29.83%) SQL
3 53 (8.83%) JavaScript
4 39 (6.50%) PowerShell
5 35 (5.83%) Java
6 19 (3.17%) T-SQL
7 18 (3.00%) VB.NET
8 17 (2.83%) VBScript
9 14 (2.33%) Python
10 13 (2.17%) Ruby
11 12 (2.00%) XQuery
11 12 (2.00%) VBA
11 12 (2.00%) XPath
12 10 (1.67%) VB
13 8 (1.33%) C
13 8 (1.33%) X++
14 5 (0.83%) Perl
14 5 (0.83%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.50%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 47 (7.83%) Security Cleared
2 25 (4.17%) Degree
2 25 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 23 (3.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (2.33%) MCSE
5 6 (1.00%) MCTS
6 5 (0.83%) MCITP
7 3 (0.50%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.17%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.17%) ISEB
8 1 (0.17%) MCT
8 1 (0.17%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.00%) QA
2 15 (2.50%) SLA
3 4 (0.67%) HL7
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.17%) DICOM
4 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 79 (13.17%) Active Directory
2 48 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 18 (3.00%) ISA Server
3 18 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (2.17%) Terminal Services
5 12 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 10 (1.67%) VMware ESX
7 6 (1.00%) vSphere
8 3 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.17%) SAP ITS
9 1 (0.17%) Postfix
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.17%) KVM
9 1 (0.17%) Corosync
9 1 (0.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (3.00%) SCOM
2 12 (2.00%) BladeLogic
3 11 (1.83%) SCCM
4 8 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (1.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.33%) Control-M
7 1 (0.17%) WSUS
7 1 (0.17%) MOM
7 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 286 (47.67%) Microsoft
2 59 (9.83%) Oracle
3 38 (6.33%) SAP
4 26 (4.33%) VMware
5 20 (3.33%) IBM
6 14 (2.33%) Citrix
6 14 (2.33%) webMethods
7 12 (2.00%) Siebel
8 10 (1.67%) HP
8 10 (1.67%) Intel
9 7 (1.17%) TIBCO
9 7 (1.17%) Nintex
9 7 (1.17%) Talend
10 6 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.00%) Metastorm
11 5 (0.83%) EMC
12 4 (0.67%) Remedy
13 3 (0.50%) Lagan
13 3 (0.50%) Kofax
13 3 (0.50%) Sophos
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
QUANTICA
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Vadis People
Rate: circ £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone
Pearson Whiffin
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West England
CPS Group
Rate: £450 - £460 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £450 to £500 p/day
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Client Server
Rate: £450 to £500 p/day
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Lancashire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Berkshire
Vadis People
Rate: circ £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
TRG
Rate: 250-400 Per Day
Posted: 10 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Rate: Dependent on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Required IT
Rate: £350-430 per day
Posted: 16 days ago