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 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 281 355 290
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -65
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 345 222 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.69% 0.46% 0.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.82% 2.59% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 145 150
Average daily rate
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£413 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £261 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £359
% change year-on-year
- +11.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.25 -
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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
9020 8584 7589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.11% 17.68% 17.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5494 5239 4401
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £522
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 326 295 387
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £12.46 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.57 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.55 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.42% -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 31 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 31 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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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 +21 117 £450 - 11
London +6 76 £431 +3.91% 29
West Midlands +31 46 £423 +12.66% 10
East of England +38 39 £400 - 7
North West +1 24 £425 -10.52% 3
Yorkshire -11 23 £250 -25.92% 8
South West -6 11 £353 +6.81%
East Midlands 0 9 £400 +25.00% 1
North East -2 1 £475 +115.90%
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BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 331 (51.80%) .NET
2 298 (46.64%) SQL Server
3 287 (44.91%) Microsoft
4 246 (38.50%) C#
5 184 (28.79%) SQL
5 184 (28.79%) CRM
6 165 (25.82%) SharePoint
7 156 (24.41%) Dynamics CRM
8 152 (23.79%) WCF
9 149 (23.32%) Web Services
10 145 (22.69%) XML
10 145 (22.69%) Windows
11 129 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
12 92 (14.40%) MS Excel
13 82 (12.83%) IIS
13 82 (12.83%) Team Foundation Server
14 81 (12.68%) Finance
15 80 (12.52%) Active Directory
16 77 (12.05%) Oracle
17 74 (11.58%) .NET Framework
17 74 (11.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 65 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
18 65 (10.17%) ASP.NET
19 63 (9.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 61 (9.55%) Dynamics AX
20 61 (9.55%) Security Cleared
21 52 (8.14%) SOAP
22 51 (7.98%) Visual Studio
22 51 (7.98%) SOA
23 49 (7.67%) TDD

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 165 (25.82%) SharePoint
2 82 (12.83%) IIS
3 45 (7.04%) SharePoint 2013
4 34 (5.32%) SharePoint 2010
5 29 (4.54%) WebSphere
5 29 (4.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 23 (3.60%) Lync
7 16 (2.50%) MS Exchange
7 16 (2.50%) MQSeries
8 13 (2.03%) JBoss
9 11 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
10 10 (1.56%) Documentum
10 10 (1.56%) CMS
11 5 (0.78%) Apache
12 4 (0.63%) WebLogic Portal
12 4 (0.63%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.47%) NetWeaver
13 3 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.47%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.47%) Mule
Applications
1 92 (14.40%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.10%) MS Office
3 3 (0.47%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.31%) MS Project
4 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 156 (24.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 61 (9.55%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.94%) Tridion
4 5 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.63%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.47%) Maximo
7 2 (0.31%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.16%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 1 (0.16%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.16%) Findur
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (3.29%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.31%) Office 365
3 2 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.16%) IaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.29%) HTTP
2 20 (3.13%) Firewall
3 12 (1.88%) LDAP
4 10 (1.56%) DNS
4 10 (1.56%) SAN
5 9 (1.41%) FTP
6 7 (1.10%) DHCP
6 7 (1.10%) SSL
7 6 (0.94%) NAS
8 5 (0.78%) Internet
9 4 (0.63%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.63%) Broadband
10 3 (0.47%) SSH
11 2 (0.31%) VLAN
11 2 (0.31%) iSCSI
11 2 (0.31%) FCoE
11 2 (0.31%) WAN
11 2 (0.31%) Intranet
12 1 (0.16%) EIGRP
12 1 (0.16%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 298 (46.64%) SQL Server
2 74 (11.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 65 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 63 (9.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 48 (7.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 22 (3.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
7 20 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (2.97%) Relational Database
9 14 (2.19%) MS Access
10 12 (1.88%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.41%) Oracle Database
12 8 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (0.78%) MySQL
14 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 3 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
16 2 (0.31%) DB2
16 2 (0.31%) DTS
17 1 (0.16%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 82 (12.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 51 (7.98%) Visual Studio
3 12 (1.88%) MSBuild
4 8 (1.25%) Rhino Mocks
4 8 (1.25%) WiX
5 7 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (0.94%) SoapUI
6 6 (0.94%) Talend Open Studio
7 5 (0.78%) Git (software)
7 5 (0.78%) Fiddler
7 5 (0.78%) NUnit
7 5 (0.78%) MorphX
7 5 (0.78%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.63%) Subversion
8 4 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (0.63%) MSI
9 3 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (0.47%) JIRA
10 1 (0.16%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.16%) Rational Rose
General
1 81 (12.68%) Finance
2 19 (2.97%) Banking
3 16 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.19%) Billing
5 11 (1.72%) Advertising
6 9 (1.41%) Local Government
7 8 (1.25%) Law
8 6 (0.94%) Marketing
9 5 (0.78%) Retail
9 5 (0.78%) Legal
9 5 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.78%) Back Office
10 4 (0.63%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.63%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.47%) Electronics
11 3 (0.47%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.31%) Military
12 2 (0.31%) Publishing
13 1 (0.16%) Games
13 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 255 (39.91%) Developer
2 145 (22.69%) Architect
3 134 (20.97%) BizTalk Developer
4 58 (9.08%) Analyst
5 57 (8.92%) Consultant
6 42 (6.57%) .NET Developer
7 39 (6.10%) Technical Architect
8 36 (5.63%) Solutions Architect
9 34 (5.32%) BizTalk Consultant
10 27 (4.23%) BizTalk Architect
11 25 (3.91%) Applications Support
12 21 (3.29%) Administrator
13 19 (2.97%) Senior Developer
14 17 (2.66%) BizTalk Administrator
15 15 (2.35%) AWS Developer
15 15 (2.35%) Applications Developer
15 15 (2.35%) Microsoft Developer
16 14 (2.19%) Infrastructure Architect
16 14 (2.19%) Test Analyst
16 14 (2.19%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 331 (51.80%) .NET
2 152 (23.79%) WCF
3 149 (23.32%) Web Services
4 145 (22.69%) XML
5 74 (11.58%) .NET Framework
6 65 (10.17%) ASP.NET
7 52 (8.14%) SOAP
8 41 (6.42%) Middleware
9 31 (4.85%) HTML
10 29 (4.54%) CSS
11 21 (3.29%) Entity Framework
12 20 (3.13%) MSMQ
13 19 (2.97%) Application Packaging
14 18 (2.82%) WF
14 18 (2.82%) REST
15 14 (2.19%) RESTful
15 14 (2.19%) WinForms
16 12 (1.88%) jQuery
17 11 (1.72%) Oracle Fusion
17 11 (1.72%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 40 (6.26%) Clustering
2 32 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (2.19%) Data Integration
4 10 (1.56%) Mobile App
5 8 (1.25%) IVR
5 8 (1.25%) NHS
6 7 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
7 6 (0.94%) Reference Data
7 6 (0.94%) Replication
8 5 (0.78%) Open Source
8 5 (0.78%) User Experience
9 4 (0.63%) SWIFT
9 4 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.63%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.63%) Public Cloud
9 4 (0.63%) Mainframe
9 4 (0.63%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.63%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.63%) N-Tier
9 4 (0.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 145 (22.69%) Windows
2 40 (6.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (5.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (5.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (4.54%) Linux
6 16 (2.50%) Windows XP
7 14 (2.19%) Windows Vista
8 11 (1.72%) UNIX
9 7 (1.10%) Debian
9 7 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.94%) Android
10 6 (0.94%) Windows 2000
11 5 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (0.78%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.63%) Windows NT
12 4 (0.63%) Solaris
13 3 (0.47%) AIX
14 2 (0.31%) HPUX
14 2 (0.31%) SUSE
14 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (28.79%) CRM
2 129 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (7.98%) SOA
4 49 (7.67%) TDD
5 45 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 44 (6.89%) Scrum
7 40 (6.26%) ITIL
7 40 (6.26%) MVC
7 40 (6.26%) Migration
8 33 (5.16%) Workflow
9 32 (5.01%) OO
10 30 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
11 29 (4.54%) Unit Testing
12 27 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
13 26 (4.07%) Data Modelling
14 22 (3.44%) Release Management
15 19 (2.97%) Systems Analysis
15 19 (2.97%) Data Migration
16 18 (2.82%) Mentoring
16 18 (2.82%) UML
Programming Languages
1 246 (38.50%) C#
2 184 (28.79%) SQL
3 48 (7.51%) JavaScript
4 32 (5.01%) Java
5 25 (3.91%) PowerShell
6 17 (2.66%) X++
7 16 (2.50%) VB
7 16 (2.50%) VB.NET
8 15 (2.35%) T-SQL
9 13 (2.03%) VBScript
10 12 (1.88%) XQuery
10 12 (1.88%) VBA
10 12 (1.88%) XPath
11 9 (1.41%) Python
11 9 (1.41%) Ruby
12 8 (1.25%) VB6
13 6 (0.94%) C
13 6 (0.94%) Perl
14 5 (0.78%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 61 (9.55%) Security Cleared
2 26 (4.07%) SC Cleared
3 22 (3.44%) Degree
4 18 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.10%) MCSE
6 4 (0.63%) MCTS
7 3 (0.47%) MCITP
7 3 (0.47%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.16%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.16%) CCNP
8 1 (0.16%) ISEB
8 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.97%) QA
2 8 (1.25%) SLA
3 4 (0.63%) HL7
4 1 (0.16%) DICOM
4 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 80 (12.52%) Active Directory
2 39 (6.10%) Hyper-V
3 14 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.72%) ISA Server
5 6 (0.94%) Terminal Server
6 5 (0.78%) Terminal Services
6 5 (0.78%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (0.63%) vSphere
8 3 (0.47%) KVM
9 2 (0.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 2 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.31%) Samba
10 1 (0.16%) Postfix
10 1 (0.16%) SRDF
10 1 (0.16%) Varnish
10 1 (0.16%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 15 (2.35%) SCOM
2 11 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (1.25%) SCCM
4 4 (0.63%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.31%) OpenView
5 2 (0.31%) MOM
5 2 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.16%) Foglight
6 1 (0.16%) WMI
6 1 (0.16%) Puppet
6 1 (0.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.16%) WSUS
6 1 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 287 (44.91%) Microsoft
2 77 (12.05%) Oracle
3 37 (5.79%) SAP
4 20 (3.13%) IBM
5 19 (2.97%) VMware
6 12 (1.88%) HP
7 11 (1.72%) TIBCO
8 10 (1.56%) webMethods
8 10 (1.56%) Red Hat
9 9 (1.41%) Siebel
10 8 (1.25%) Citrix
11 7 (1.10%) EMC
12 6 (0.94%) Remedy
12 6 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.94%) Talend
13 5 (0.78%) Nintex
13 5 (0.78%) Cisco
14 4 (0.63%) Intel
14 4 (0.63%) JD Edwards
14 4 (0.63%) Sage
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