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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 287 296 334
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +38
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 362 316 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.70% 0.64% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.79% 3.53% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 210 156
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £22.00 - £40.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 - £47.50
BizTalk Server
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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
9558 8949 8019
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.55% 18.13% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6236 5396 4654
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 370 403
Average hourly rate £21.15 £18.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.47% -16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £35.80 £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
London -49 103 £425 +6.25% 14
South East +7 80 £425 -5.55% 8
East of England +38 66 £350 -17.64% 5
West Midlands +29 40 £360 +2.75% 8
South West +9 35 £400 +33.33% 2
North West -14 18 £425 +38.21% 1
Yorkshire -35 13 £500 +42.85% 5
East Midlands +3 6 £438 +34.61% 1
Midlands - 1 £550 -
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BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (43.88%) .NET
2 325 (43.74%) SQL Server
3 308 (41.45%) Microsoft
4 263 (35.40%) C#
5 232 (31.22%) SQL
6 183 (24.63%) WCF
7 167 (22.48%) XML
8 160 (21.53%) Web Services
8 160 (21.53%) CRM
9 155 (20.86%) SharePoint
10 143 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
11 141 (18.98%) Windows
12 132 (17.77%) Dynamics CRM
13 97 (13.06%) Oracle
14 89 (11.98%) Finance
15 84 (11.31%) MS Excel
15 84 (11.31%) Team Foundation Server
16 78 (10.50%) IIS
17 74 (9.96%) SOA
17 74 (9.96%) .NET Framework
18 73 (9.83%) ITIL
19 72 (9.69%) SOAP
19 72 (9.69%) ASP.NET
20 70 (9.42%) Security Cleared
21 66 (8.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 64 (8.61%) TDD
23 63 (8.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 55 (7.40%) Analytical Skills
25 52 (7.00%) Active Directory
25 52 (7.00%) Migration

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 155 (20.86%) SharePoint
2 78 (10.50%) IIS
3 30 (4.04%) JBoss
4 15 (2.02%) WebSphere
5 14 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
6 11 (1.48%) Tomcat
6 11 (1.48%) MS Exchange
7 10 (1.35%) Apache
8 7 (0.94%) MQSeries
8 7 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (0.81%) CMS
9 6 (0.81%) Documentum
9 6 (0.81%) NetWeaver
10 4 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.54%) Lync
11 2 (0.27%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (0.27%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.27%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.27%) iPlanet
Applications
1 84 (11.31%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.81%) MS Office
3 5 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.40%) PowerPivot
4 3 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 132 (17.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (5.65%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (1.21%) SAP CRM
4 8 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (1.08%) Tridion
5 4 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.27%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.13%) Line 500
7 1 (0.13%) Agresso
7 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle SCM
7 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.81%) Boomi
3 5 (0.67%) Office 365
3 5 (0.67%) SaaS
4 3 (0.40%) PaaS
4 3 (0.40%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.77%) Firewall
2 21 (2.83%) SAN
3 17 (2.29%) DNS
4 14 (1.88%) HTTP
5 13 (1.75%) LDAP
6 11 (1.48%) DHCP
6 11 (1.48%) FTP
7 5 (0.67%) HTTPS
7 5 (0.67%) Internet
8 4 (0.54%) SSL
8 4 (0.54%) SMTP
8 4 (0.54%) Wireshark
9 3 (0.40%) NAS
9 3 (0.40%) FCoE
9 3 (0.40%) WAN
9 3 (0.40%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.27%) VLAN
10 2 (0.27%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.13%) Junos
11 1 (0.13%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 325 (43.74%) SQL Server
2 66 (8.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 63 (8.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 39 (5.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (2.29%) BusinessObjects
7 16 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (1.62%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.08%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.08%) MySQL
11 6 (0.81%) Ingres
11 6 (0.81%) Data Mining
12 5 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.54%) QlikView
14 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Power View
14 3 (0.40%) DTS
Development Applications
1 84 (11.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (5.38%) Visual Studio
3 12 (1.62%) SoapUI
4 10 (1.35%) Rhino Mocks
4 10 (1.35%) Fiddler
5 7 (0.94%) MSBuild
6 6 (0.81%) TeamCity
7 5 (0.67%) Rational Rose
8 4 (0.54%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.54%) NUnit
9 3 (0.40%) Subversion
9 3 (0.40%) MorphX
9 3 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (0.40%) MSI
9 3 (0.40%) Selenium
9 3 (0.40%) MSTest
9 3 (0.40%) WiX
10 2 (0.27%) Moq
10 2 (0.27%) XMLSpy
10 2 (0.27%) SilkPerformer
General
1 89 (11.98%) Finance
2 14 (1.88%) Telecoms
2 14 (1.88%) Banking
3 11 (1.48%) Retail
4 7 (0.94%) Local Government
4 7 (0.94%) Back Office
5 6 (0.81%) Publishing
6 5 (0.67%) Law
7 4 (0.54%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.40%) Advertising
9 2 (0.27%) Legal
9 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.27%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.27%) Marketing
9 2 (0.27%) Military
10 1 (0.13%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.13%) French Language
10 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.13%) Avionics
10 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 334 (44.95%) Developer
2 197 (26.51%) BizTalk Developer
3 129 (17.36%) Architect
4 93 (12.52%) Analyst
5 57 (7.67%) .NET Developer
6 52 (7.00%) Consultant
7 35 (4.71%) Solutions Architect
8 32 (4.31%) BizTalk Consultant
9 29 (3.90%) Test Analyst
9 29 (3.90%) Technical Architect
10 27 (3.63%) Administrator
10 27 (3.63%) BizTalk Architect
11 22 (2.96%) Applications Support
12 20 (2.69%) BizTalk Administrator
13 19 (2.56%) Applications Developer
14 18 (2.42%) Senior Developer
15 17 (2.29%) Operations Engineer
16 16 (2.15%) CRM Developer
16 16 (2.15%) C# Developer
17 15 (2.02%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 326 (43.88%) .NET
2 183 (24.63%) WCF
3 167 (22.48%) XML
4 160 (21.53%) Web Services
5 74 (9.96%) .NET Framework
6 72 (9.69%) ASP.NET
6 72 (9.69%) SOAP
7 41 (5.52%) Middleware
8 30 (4.04%) EDI
9 23 (3.10%) WinForms
10 20 (2.69%) CSS
11 19 (2.56%) XSLT
12 18 (2.42%) MSMQ
12 18 (2.42%) HTML
13 17 (2.29%) WPF
14 15 (2.02%) XSD
14 15 (2.02%) RESTful
15 14 (1.88%) WF
15 14 (1.88%) XML Messaging
16 13 (1.75%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 55 (7.40%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (2.96%) Data Centre
3 14 (1.88%) Clustering
4 12 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (1.21%) Client/Server
6 8 (1.08%) Management Information System
7 7 (0.94%) Mobile App
8 6 (0.81%) Data Integration
8 6 (0.81%) NHS
9 5 (0.67%) TRADACOMS
10 4 (0.54%) PKI
10 4 (0.54%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.54%) iPad
10 4 (0.54%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.40%) GIS
11 3 (0.40%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.40%) CMDB
11 3 (0.40%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.40%) Reference Data
11 3 (0.40%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 141 (18.98%) Windows
2 43 (5.79%) Linux
3 39 (5.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (5.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (2.56%) Windows 7
7 16 (2.15%) UNIX
8 14 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.35%) Android
10 9 (1.21%) Solaris
11 8 (1.08%) Windows 2000
12 7 (0.94%) Debian
12 7 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
13 6 (0.81%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.40%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.40%) AIX
15 2 (0.27%) HPUX
15 2 (0.27%) SUSE
16 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (21.53%) CRM
2 143 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (9.96%) SOA
4 73 (9.83%) ITIL
5 64 (8.61%) TDD
6 52 (7.00%) Migration
7 48 (6.46%) SDLC
8 45 (6.06%) Scrum
9 36 (4.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 36 (4.85%) Test Scripting
10 33 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
11 32 (4.31%) MVC
12 31 (4.17%) Unit Testing
12 31 (4.17%) Integration Testing
13 28 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (3.63%) TOGAF
15 26 (3.50%) Workflow
15 26 (3.50%) System Testing
16 25 (3.36%) Performance Tuning
16 25 (3.36%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 263 (35.40%) C#
2 232 (31.22%) SQL
3 36 (4.85%) JavaScript
4 29 (3.90%) T-SQL
5 28 (3.77%) PowerShell
6 24 (3.23%) VB.NET
7 22 (2.96%) VB
8 20 (2.69%) Java
9 18 (2.42%) PL/SQL
10 12 (1.62%) X++
11 8 (1.08%) VB6
12 7 (0.94%) ActionScript 2.0
12 7 (0.94%) ActionScript
13 5 (0.67%) PHP
14 4 (0.54%) VBScript
14 4 (0.54%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.54%) XAML
14 4 (0.54%) Groovy
15 3 (0.40%) Python
15 3 (0.40%) Perl
Qualifications
1 70 (9.42%) Security Cleared
2 48 (6.46%) SC Cleared
3 32 (4.31%) Degree
4 18 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (1.08%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.94%) ISEB
8 4 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.27%) MCAD
9 2 (0.27%) MCSD
9 2 (0.27%) MCTS
9 2 (0.27%) MCITP
10 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.13%) CCNP
10 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.75%) SLA
2 8 (1.08%) QA
3 4 (0.54%) HL7
4 3 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 52 (7.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (2.56%) Xen
3 16 (2.15%) Hyper-V
4 13 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (1.35%) Terminal Server
6 7 (0.94%) ISA Server
7 4 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.27%) Samba
8 2 (0.27%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (0.27%) SRDF
8 2 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.27%) KVM
9 1 (0.13%) vSphere
9 1 (0.13%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 23 (3.10%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (2.29%) Backup Exec
3 11 (1.48%) SCOM
4 6 (0.81%) Foglight
5 4 (0.54%) SCCM
6 3 (0.40%) Puppet
7 2 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.27%) OpenView
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.13%) WMI
8 1 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.13%) MOM
8 1 (0.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 308 (41.45%) Microsoft
2 97 (13.06%) Oracle
3 38 (5.11%) SAP
4 26 (3.50%) Citrix
4 26 (3.50%) VMware
5 23 (3.10%) HP
6 21 (2.83%) Red Hat
7 17 (2.29%) Hitachi
7 17 (2.29%) Symantec
8 14 (1.88%) IBM
9 12 (1.62%) TIBCO
10 10 (1.35%) Cisco
11 9 (1.21%) Remedy
12 8 (1.08%) webMethods
12 8 (1.08%) EMC
13 7 (0.94%) CheckPoint
13 7 (0.94%) NetApp
14 6 (0.81%) Sage
14 6 (0.81%) Dell
14 6 (0.81%) New Relic
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West Midlands
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London
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Berkshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
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Warwick
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
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Suffolk
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Bury St. Edmunds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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Bath
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
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Suffolk
Austin Fraser Limited
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Bury St. Edmunds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
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