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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 270 327 322
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -5
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 381 255 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.75% 0.52% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.10% 3.01% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 175 125
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £405 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £275 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £412 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £23.00 £39.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £23.00 £53.50
% change year-on-year
+39.13% -57.00%
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
9291 8473 7532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.35% 17.29% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5785 5283 4315
Average daily rate £388 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 333 303 405
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.20 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.89% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.09 £18.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+11.62% -7.69%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -6 109 £425 +6.25% 34
South East +27 102 £445 -1.11% 14
West Midlands +23 48 £420 +12.00% 9
East of England +37 47 £400 -4.47% 9
Yorkshire +4 31 £263 -32.25% 4
South West +15 19 £338 -0.73% 7
North West -7 15 £450 +22.03% 2
East Midlands -15 8 £425 +6.25% 3
North East -17 1 £475 +137.50%
BizTalk Server
UK

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 325 (51.51%) .NET
2 299 (47.39%) SQL Server
3 291 (46.12%) Microsoft
4 243 (38.51%) C#
5 180 (28.53%) WCF
6 169 (26.78%) SQL
7 152 (24.09%) Web Services
8 151 (23.93%) Windows
9 147 (23.30%) XML
9 147 (23.30%) CRM
10 136 (21.55%) SharePoint
11 130 (20.60%) Agile Software Development
12 122 (19.33%) Dynamics CRM
13 90 (14.26%) Finance
14 89 (14.10%) MS Excel
15 84 (13.31%) IIS
15 84 (13.31%) Team Foundation Server
16 83 (13.15%) .NET Framework
17 79 (12.52%) Oracle
18 78 (12.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 68 (10.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 68 (10.78%) ASP.NET
20 62 (9.83%) Active Directory
21 60 (9.51%) SQL Server 2008
22 55 (8.72%) SOAP
23 53 (8.40%) SOA
24 52 (8.24%) Security Cleared
25 49 (7.77%) Visual Studio
26 48 (7.61%) Dynamics AX
27 45 (7.13%) Windows Server 2008

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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
1 136 (21.55%) SharePoint
2 84 (13.31%) IIS
3 23 (3.65%) JBoss
4 22 (3.49%) SharePoint 2013
5 19 (3.01%) WebSphere
6 16 (2.54%) MQSeries
7 14 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
8 13 (2.06%) MS Exchange
9 11 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
10 9 (1.43%) Documentum
11 7 (1.11%) CMS
12 6 (0.95%) Lync
13 5 (0.79%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.48%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.48%) Apache
14 3 (0.48%) WebLogic Portal
14 3 (0.48%) NetWeaver
14 3 (0.48%) Mule
15 2 (0.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 89 (14.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.48%) MS Project
2 3 (0.48%) MS Office
2 3 (0.48%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 122 (19.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 48 (7.61%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (1.11%) Tridion
4 5 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.48%) Maximo
6 2 (0.32%) ResourceLink
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.16%) Line 500
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.16%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 1 (0.16%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.16%) Findur
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (5.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.79%) Office 365
3 2 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.32%) Boomi
3 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.16%) SaaS
4 1 (0.16%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.28%) Firewall
2 24 (3.80%) HTTP
3 14 (2.22%) FTP
4 11 (1.74%) LDAP
5 10 (1.58%) DNS
6 9 (1.43%) SAN
7 7 (1.11%) DHCP
8 6 (0.95%) NAS
9 4 (0.63%) SMTP
9 4 (0.63%) Internet
10 3 (0.48%) WAN
10 3 (0.48%) Broadband
10 3 (0.48%) FCoE
10 3 (0.48%) SSH
11 2 (0.32%) VLAN
11 2 (0.32%) iSCSI
11 2 (0.32%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.32%) TCP/IP
12 1 (0.16%) EIGRP
12 1 (0.16%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 299 (47.39%) SQL Server
2 78 (12.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 68 (10.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 60 (9.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 36 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 24 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (2.69%) SQL Server 2000
7 17 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (2.22%) MS Access
10 9 (1.43%) Relational Database
11 8 (1.27%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.11%) MySQL
13 6 (0.95%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 3 (0.48%) Ingres
16 2 (0.32%) DTS
16 2 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
16 2 (0.32%) DB2
17 1 (0.16%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 84 (13.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 49 (7.77%) Visual Studio
3 10 (1.58%) Rhino Mocks
4 8 (1.27%) SoapUI
4 8 (1.27%) MSBuild
5 6 (0.95%) MorphX
5 6 (0.95%) Fiddler
6 5 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (0.79%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.63%) MSI
7 4 (0.63%) NUnit
7 4 (0.63%) JIRA
7 4 (0.63%) Rational Rose
7 4 (0.63%) WiX
8 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.32%) NCrunch
9 2 (0.32%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.32%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.32%) MSTest
10 1 (0.16%) WebDriver
General
1 90 (14.26%) Finance
2 20 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 19 (3.01%) Banking
4 14 (2.22%) Billing
5 12 (1.90%) Local Government
6 8 (1.27%) Law
7 6 (0.95%) Back Office
7 6 (0.95%) Retail
7 6 (0.95%) Advertising
7 6 (0.95%) Marketing
8 4 (0.63%) General Ledger
8 4 (0.63%) Spanish Language
8 4 (0.63%) Legal
8 4 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.48%) Electronics
9 3 (0.48%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.48%) Publishing
10 2 (0.32%) Military
11 1 (0.16%) Games
11 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 275 (43.58%) Developer
2 156 (24.72%) BizTalk Developer
3 127 (20.13%) Architect
4 58 (9.19%) Analyst
5 56 (8.87%) .NET Developer
6 52 (8.24%) Consultant
7 33 (5.23%) Technical Architect
8 30 (4.75%) Solutions Architect
9 29 (4.60%) BizTalk Consultant
10 26 (4.12%) Applications Support
10 26 (4.12%) BizTalk Architect
11 25 (3.96%) Administrator
12 24 (3.80%) Applications Developer
13 20 (3.17%) BizTalk Administrator
14 19 (3.01%) Senior Developer
15 17 (2.69%) Applications Architect
16 16 (2.54%) C# Developer
17 15 (2.38%) Test Analyst
18 13 (2.06%) Project Manager
18 13 (2.06%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (51.51%) .NET
2 180 (28.53%) WCF
3 152 (24.09%) Web Services
4 147 (23.30%) XML
5 83 (13.15%) .NET Framework
6 68 (10.78%) ASP.NET
7 55 (8.72%) SOAP
8 39 (6.18%) Middleware
9 22 (3.49%) MSMQ
10 20 (3.17%) WinForms
10 20 (3.17%) Entity Framework
11 18 (2.85%) RESTful
12 17 (2.69%) WF
12 17 (2.69%) REST
13 16 (2.54%) HTML
14 15 (2.38%) CSS
15 14 (2.22%) WPF
16 13 (2.06%) jQuery
17 12 (1.90%) XSLT
18 11 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (2.38%) Clustering
3 9 (1.43%) Mobile App
3 9 (1.43%) Data Integration
4 8 (1.27%) IVR
4 8 (1.27%) NHS
5 7 (1.11%) PKI
5 7 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (0.95%) Replication
7 5 (0.79%) Client/Server
7 5 (0.79%) N-Tier
7 5 (0.79%) User Experience
8 4 (0.63%) Data Structures
8 4 (0.63%) Public Cloud
8 4 (0.63%) Open Source
8 4 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (0.63%) iPad
8 4 (0.63%) Mainframe
8 4 (0.63%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.48%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 151 (23.93%) Windows
2 45 (7.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (6.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 41 (6.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (6.02%) Linux
6 16 (2.54%) Windows XP
7 14 (2.22%) Windows Vista
8 13 (2.06%) UNIX
9 12 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (1.43%) Android
10 9 (1.43%) Windows 2000
11 8 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
12 7 (1.11%) Debian
12 7 (1.11%) Solaris
13 5 (0.79%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.48%) AIX
14 3 (0.48%) Windows NT
15 2 (0.32%) SUSE
15 2 (0.32%) HPUX
15 2 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (23.30%) CRM
2 130 (20.60%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (8.40%) SOA
4 43 (6.81%) ITIL
4 43 (6.81%) TDD
4 43 (6.81%) Migration
5 40 (6.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (6.18%) Scrum
7 36 (5.71%) MVC
8 34 (5.39%) Workflow
9 32 (5.07%) OO
10 31 (4.91%) Performance Tuning
11 24 (3.80%) Unit Testing
11 24 (3.80%) UML
12 21 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (3.33%) Mentoring
13 20 (3.17%) TOGAF
14 18 (2.85%) ETL
14 18 (2.85%) Performance Monitoring
15 17 (2.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 243 (38.51%) C#
2 169 (26.78%) SQL
3 42 (6.66%) JavaScript
4 25 (3.96%) Java
4 25 (3.96%) VB.NET
5 24 (3.80%) PowerShell
6 23 (3.65%) VB
7 20 (3.17%) T-SQL
8 18 (2.85%) X++
9 12 (1.90%) XPath
9 12 (1.90%) XQuery
10 10 (1.58%) VBScript
11 9 (1.43%) VB6
12 6 (0.95%) Ruby
12 6 (0.95%) Shell Script
12 6 (0.95%) Python
13 5 (0.79%) Perl
14 4 (0.63%) ActionScript
14 4 (0.63%) ActionScript 2.0
15 3 (0.48%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (8.24%) Security Cleared
2 27 (4.28%) Degree
3 24 (3.80%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.48%) MCSE
5 3 (0.48%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.32%) MCAD
6 2 (0.32%) MCSD
7 1 (0.16%) MCP
7 1 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.16%) CCNP
7 1 (0.16%) ISEB
7 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.16%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.16%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.33%) QA
2 6 (0.95%) HL7
3 3 (0.48%) SLA
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.16%) DICOM
4 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (9.83%) Active Directory
2 23 (3.65%) Hyper-V
3 16 (2.54%) ISA Server
4 11 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (1.11%) Terminal Server
6 4 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.63%) vSphere
7 3 (0.48%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (0.48%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.32%) Samba
8 2 (0.32%) KVM
8 2 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (0.32%) SRDF
9 1 (0.16%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (2.85%) SCOM
2 10 (1.58%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.58%) SCCM
3 4 (0.63%) Foglight
4 3 (0.48%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.32%) OpenView
5 2 (0.32%) MOM
5 2 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.16%) WMI
6 1 (0.16%) WSUS
6 1 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 291 (46.12%) Microsoft
2 79 (12.52%) Oracle
3 38 (6.02%) SAP
4 17 (2.69%) IBM
5 15 (2.38%) VMware
6 14 (2.22%) Red Hat
7 12 (1.90%) HP
8 11 (1.74%) Remedy
9 10 (1.58%) EMC
9 10 (1.58%) Citrix
10 8 (1.27%) Cisco
10 8 (1.27%) TIBCO
11 7 (1.11%) Metastorm
11 7 (1.11%) Nintex
12 6 (0.95%) webMethods
12 6 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.79%) Sage
13 5 (0.79%) NetApp
13 5 (0.79%) Talend
13 5 (0.79%) Capita
City, London
Red10
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Midlands
Austin Fraser
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Austin Fraser
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Norfolk
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £150 - 180 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Posted: 8 days ago
Middlesbrough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Posted: 16 days ago