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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 407 340 391
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +51
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 205 254 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.54% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.38% 2.97% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 153 126
Average daily rate £450 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £330 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £532 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.30% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
8600 8555 8142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.21% 18.21% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5627 5361 4923
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 229 297 302
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -11 51 £473 +18.12% 29
South East -21 45 £450 - 41
West Midlands -13 35 £450 +2.85% 3
South West +4 31 £450 +26.76% 9
North West -14 16 £390 -3.70% 6
East of England -15 16 £450 +17.26% 5
Yorkshire -10 10 £500 +38.88% 3
Midlands - 1 £500 -
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BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 213 (40.65%) Microsoft
2 206 (39.31%) .NET
3 184 (35.11%) SQL Server
4 175 (33.40%) C#
5 160 (30.53%) SQL
6 115 (21.95%) WCF
7 114 (21.76%) SharePoint
8 106 (20.23%) Agile Software Development
9 101 (19.27%) XML
10 95 (18.13%) CRM
11 91 (17.37%) Web Services
12 80 (15.27%) SOA
13 79 (15.08%) SOAP
14 78 (14.89%) Dynamics CRM
15 65 (12.40%) Team Foundation Server
16 64 (12.21%) MS Excel
17 60 (11.45%) Windows
18 59 (11.26%) Finance
19 58 (11.07%) Oracle
19 58 (11.07%) JavaScript
20 54 (10.31%) TDD
21 53 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
22 48 (9.16%) MSMQ
23 47 (8.97%) IIS
24 44 (8.40%) SharePoint 2010
25 42 (8.02%) ASP.NET
26 40 (7.63%) Scrum
26 40 (7.63%) SDLC
27 38 (7.25%) Project Management
27 38 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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
1 114 (21.76%) SharePoint
2 47 (8.97%) IIS
3 44 (8.40%) SharePoint 2010
4 30 (5.73%) WebSphere
5 19 (3.63%) MS Exchange
6 15 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (2.29%) MQSeries
8 9 (1.72%) iPlanet
8 9 (1.72%) WebLogic
9 8 (1.53%) JBoss
10 5 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (0.95%) Skype for Business
11 3 (0.57%) Apache
12 2 (0.38%) FileNet
12 2 (0.38%) NetWeaver
12 2 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.19%) CMS
13 1 (0.19%) Mule
13 1 (0.19%) Oracle Service Bus
13 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 64 (12.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.57%) MS Office
3 2 (0.38%) MS Project
4 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 78 (14.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (4.01%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (1.72%) BusinessWare
3 9 (1.72%) SAP R/3
4 8 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (1.53%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.57%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.19%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.19%) Staffware
6 1 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 36 (6.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (2.86%) SaaS
3 8 (1.53%) IaaS
3 8 (1.53%) PaaS
4 5 (0.95%) Office 365
4 5 (0.95%) Yammer
5 4 (0.76%) Boomi
6 2 (0.38%) iPaaS
6 2 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.77%) Firewall
2 11 (2.10%) SAN
3 9 (1.72%) HTTP
4 7 (1.34%) Internet
5 6 (1.15%) Extranet
5 6 (1.15%) SMTP
5 6 (1.15%) SSL
6 5 (0.95%) DNS
7 4 (0.76%) Kerberos
8 3 (0.57%) DHCP
8 3 (0.57%) FTP
9 2 (0.38%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.38%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.19%) ATM
10 1 (0.19%) LDAP
10 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.19%) VPN
10 1 (0.19%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (35.11%) SQL Server
2 38 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (4.01%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (1.91%) DB2
6 10 (1.91%) Relational Database
6 10 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (1.72%) DB2 UDB
7 9 (1.72%) DTS
8 8 (1.53%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (1.15%) Ingres
11 5 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (0.95%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (0.57%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.57%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 65 (12.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (6.68%) Visual Studio
3 11 (2.10%) MorphX
4 3 (0.57%) JIRA
4 3 (0.57%) MSBuild
4 3 (0.57%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (0.57%) WiX
5 2 (0.38%) Fiddler
5 2 (0.38%) Selenium
5 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.38%) Subversion
5 2 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.19%) MSI
6 1 (0.19%) MSTest
6 1 (0.19%) NUnit
6 1 (0.19%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.19%) SpecFlow
General
1 59 (11.26%) Finance
2 15 (2.86%) Banking
3 13 (2.48%) Back Office
4 12 (2.29%) Retail
5 8 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (1.15%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.95%) Local Government
8 3 (0.57%) Billing
9 2 (0.38%) Advertising
9 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.38%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.19%) Marketing
10 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 240 (45.80%) Developer
2 175 (33.40%) BizTalk Developer
3 74 (14.12%) Architect
4 60 (11.45%) Consultant
5 53 (10.11%) .NET Developer
6 48 (9.16%) Analyst
7 37 (7.06%) Project Manager
8 35 (6.68%) Solutions Architect
9 26 (4.96%) C# Developer
10 23 (4.39%) BizTalk Consultant
10 23 (4.39%) Programmer
11 22 (4.20%) BizTalk Programmer
11 22 (4.20%) Integration Developer
11 22 (4.20%) Microsoft Developer
12 18 (3.44%) BizTalk Integration Developer
12 18 (3.44%) Integration Analyst
13 17 (3.24%) C# .NET Developer
14 16 (3.05%) Test Analyst
15 15 (2.86%) SQL Developer
16 14 (2.67%) BizTalk Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (39.31%) .NET
2 115 (21.95%) WCF
3 101 (19.27%) XML
4 91 (17.37%) Web Services
5 79 (15.08%) SOAP
6 48 (9.16%) MSMQ
7 42 (8.02%) ASP.NET
8 34 (6.49%) RESTful
9 32 (6.11%) .NET Framework
10 25 (4.77%) REST
11 24 (4.58%) Middleware
12 20 (3.82%) HTML
13 18 (3.44%) jQuery
13 18 (3.44%) XML Messaging
14 17 (3.24%) XSLT
15 15 (2.86%) EDI
16 14 (2.67%) CSS
17 10 (1.91%) ActiveMQ
17 10 (1.91%) HTML5
18 8 (1.53%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 53 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.11%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.10%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.10%) Data Centre
4 11 (2.10%) Data Structures
5 9 (1.72%) AS400
6 8 (1.53%) FMCG
6 8 (1.53%) NHS
6 8 (1.53%) Statistics
7 7 (1.34%) Data Integration
7 7 (1.34%) Replication
7 7 (1.34%) User Experience
8 5 (0.95%) Online Banking
9 4 (0.76%) Clustering
9 4 (0.76%) Social Media
10 3 (0.57%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.57%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.57%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 60 (11.45%) Windows
2 20 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (2.67%) Windows Server
5 13 (2.48%) Linux
5 13 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (2.10%) Windows 7
7 9 (1.72%) AIX
7 9 (1.72%) Solaris
7 9 (1.72%) zOS
8 8 (1.53%) Unix
9 4 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.76%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.57%) Android
10 3 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (20.23%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (18.13%) CRM
3 80 (15.27%) SOA
4 54 (10.31%) TDD
5 40 (7.63%) Scrum
5 40 (7.63%) SDLC
6 38 (7.25%) Project Management
7 34 (6.49%) ERP
7 34 (6.49%) Waterfall
8 32 (6.11%) Migration
9 31 (5.92%) Integration Testing
10 29 (5.53%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (5.15%) Data Modelling
11 27 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
12 26 (4.96%) Change Management
13 24 (4.58%) TOGAF
14 23 (4.39%) ITIL
15 22 (4.20%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (4.20%) OO
15 22 (4.20%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 175 (33.40%) C#
2 160 (30.53%) SQL
3 58 (11.07%) JavaScript
4 17 (3.24%) Java
4 17 (3.24%) T-SQL
4 17 (3.24%) VB
5 11 (2.10%) PowerShell
5 11 (2.10%) VBScript
6 10 (1.91%) XPath
7 5 (0.95%) X++
8 4 (0.76%) XAML
9 3 (0.57%) PHP
9 3 (0.57%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.57%) VBA
10 2 (0.38%) ActionScript
10 2 (0.38%) ActionScript 2.0
10 2 (0.38%) Groovy
11 1 (0.19%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.19%) Python
11 1 (0.19%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 32 (6.11%) Degree
2 24 (4.58%) ISEB
2 24 (4.58%) ISTQB
2 24 (4.58%) Security Cleared
3 22 (4.20%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (1.91%) CISM
5 10 (1.91%) CISSP
6 9 (1.72%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 9 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
6 9 (1.72%) CCSP
6 9 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.38%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.19%) CISA
10 1 (0.19%) MCAD
10 1 (0.19%) MCP
10 1 (0.19%) MCTS
10 1 (0.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.48%) SLA
2 11 (2.10%) HL7
3 5 (0.95%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.76%) QA
5 3 (0.57%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (5.53%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.72%) ClearTrust
3 5 (0.95%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.57%) ISA Server
4 3 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (3.05%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.72%) CA Single Sign-On
3 4 (0.76%) SCOM
4 3 (0.57%) Foglight
5 2 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.38%) Puppet
6 1 (0.19%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 213 (40.65%) Microsoft
2 58 (11.07%) Oracle
3 28 (5.34%) IBM
4 27 (5.15%) SAP
5 14 (2.67%) Red Hat
6 9 (1.72%) BEA
6 9 (1.72%) CA
6 9 (1.72%) CheckPoint
6 9 (1.72%) Vitria
7 7 (1.34%) Cognos
7 7 (1.34%) MuleSoft
8 6 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.15%) Trillium
9 5 (0.95%) Avaya
9 5 (0.95%) Infor
10 4 (0.76%) Dell
10 4 (0.76%) EMC
10 4 (0.76%) VMware
11 3 (0.57%) Adobe
11 3 (0.57%) Cisco
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