The first table below looks at the demand for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the London region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 252 311 306
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -5
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 153 101 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.65% 0.42% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.45% 2.33% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 67 75
Average daily rate
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£400 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £339 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.39% -9.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £39.51 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
- +146.75%
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4437 4327 4625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.82% 17.84% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2912 2754 2976
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 140 161
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £14.01 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
BizTalk Server
England

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BizTalk Server across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

BizTalk Server Jobs Demand Trend in London

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BizTalk Server across the London region.

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in London

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BizTalk Server across the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Histogram in London

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BizTalk Server across the London region.

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in London

BizTalk Server
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
City of London +26 41 £388 -9.88% 12
Wimbledon - - - - 1
Brentford - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - - 1
BizTalk Server
England

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 131 (52.19%) .NET
2 130 (51.79%) SQL Server
3 121 (48.21%) Microsoft
4 86 (34.26%) C#
5 71 (28.29%) Windows
6 67 (26.69%) CRM
7 65 (25.90%) XML
7 65 (25.90%) SQL
8 61 (24.30%) Web Services
9 58 (23.11%) ASP.NET
10 57 (22.71%) Oracle
11 54 (21.51%) Dynamics CRM
12 53 (21.12%) Finance
13 45 (17.93%) WCF
13 45 (17.93%) Middleware
14 44 (17.53%) .NET Framework
15 42 (16.73%) SharePoint
16 40 (15.94%) MS Excel
16 40 (15.94%) SOA
17 38 (15.14%) Visual Studio
18 37 (14.74%) WebSphere
19 36 (14.34%) Banking
20 34 (13.55%) MVC
21 32 (12.75%) TDD
21 32 (12.75%) IIS
21 32 (12.75%) Linux
21 32 (12.75%) Security Cleared
22 31 (12.35%) SC Cleared
23 28 (11.16%) Team Foundation Server
24 27 (10.76%) SQL Server 2008

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 42 (16.73%) SharePoint
2 37 (14.74%) WebSphere
3 32 (12.75%) IIS
4 9 (3.59%) CMS
5 8 (3.19%) WebSphere Process Server
5 8 (3.19%) Apache Solr
6 7 (2.79%) JCAPS
6 7 (2.79%) NServiceBus
7 6 (2.39%) MQSeries
8 5 (1.99%) Umbraco
8 5 (1.99%) Lync
8 5 (1.99%) Node.js
9 4 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.80%) MTS
11 2 (0.80%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.40%) TIBCO EMS
12 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.40%) Alfresco
Applications
1 40 (15.94%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.79%) MS Project
3 6 (2.39%) MS Office
4 2 (0.80%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 54 (21.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.79%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (2.39%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (2.39%) ZaiNet
3 6 (2.39%) Endur
3 6 (2.39%) Aligne
4 3 (1.20%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.40%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.40%) Tridion
5 1 (0.40%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.98%) SaaS
3 5 (1.99%) PaaS
3 5 (1.99%) IaaS
4 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.79%) FTP
2 5 (1.99%) HTTP
3 3 (1.20%) RFID
4 2 (0.80%) Firewall
5 1 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.40%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.40%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (51.79%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (9.96%) Oracle Database
4 19 (7.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (5.98%) Relational Database
6 12 (4.78%) RavenDB
7 10 (3.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (3.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (2.39%) MySQL
10 6 (2.39%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (2.39%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.20%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.80%) Triplestore
13 1 (0.40%) TKPROF
13 1 (0.40%) Spotfire
13 1 (0.40%) PerformancePoint
13 1 (0.40%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 38 (15.14%) Visual Studio
2 28 (11.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (5.18%) TeamCity
4 10 (3.98%) SpecFlow
5 9 (3.59%) NUnit
6 7 (2.79%) Maven
7 6 (2.39%) JIRA
8 5 (1.99%) Mercurial
8 5 (1.99%) Rational Rose
8 5 (1.99%) Bugzilla
8 5 (1.99%) Git (software)
9 3 (1.20%) Subversion
10 2 (0.80%) XMLSpy
10 2 (0.80%) InstallShield
10 2 (0.80%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.40%) StarTeam
11 1 (0.40%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.40%) Rational Rhapsody
11 1 (0.40%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.40%) TestDirector
General
1 53 (21.12%) Finance
2 36 (14.34%) Banking
3 11 (4.38%) Retail
4 4 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.20%) Front Office
5 3 (1.20%) Back Office
5 3 (1.20%) Billing
5 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.20%) French Language
5 3 (1.20%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.80%) German Language
6 2 (0.80%) Italian Language
6 2 (0.80%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.40%) Marketing
7 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 96 (38.25%) Developer
2 49 (19.52%) Architect
3 46 (18.33%) BizTalk Developer
4 35 (13.94%) Analyst
5 29 (11.55%) .NET Developer
6 27 (10.76%) Solutions Architect
7 19 (7.57%) Consultant
8 15 (5.98%) Deployment Engineer
9 12 (4.78%) C# Developer
9 12 (4.78%) Senior Developer
9 12 (4.78%) BizTalk Consultant
10 11 (4.38%) Senior BizTalk Developer
10 11 (4.38%) Applications Support
11 10 (3.98%) Technical Analyst
12 9 (3.59%) Support Analyst
12 9 (3.59%) Technical Architect
12 9 (3.59%) Business Analyst
13 8 (3.19%) DBA
13 8 (3.19%) Oracle DBA
13 8 (3.19%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (52.19%) .NET
2 65 (25.90%) XML
3 61 (24.30%) Web Services
4 58 (23.11%) ASP.NET
5 45 (17.93%) Middleware
5 45 (17.93%) WCF
6 44 (17.53%) .NET Framework
7 20 (7.97%) XSLT
8 18 (7.17%) HTML
9 15 (5.98%) XSD
10 14 (5.58%) CSS
10 14 (5.58%) SOAP
10 14 (5.58%) REST
11 13 (5.18%) WebSphere MQ
11 13 (5.18%) JSON
12 11 (4.38%) LAMP
13 10 (3.98%) WinForms
13 10 (3.98%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (3.98%) MSMQ
14 7 (2.79%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.98%) Digital Media
2 8 (3.19%) Client/Server
3 7 (2.79%) SWIFT
4 6 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.99%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.99%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.20%) Kindle
6 3 (1.20%) Taxonomies
6 3 (1.20%) Ontologies
6 3 (1.20%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.20%) IVR
7 2 (0.80%) PKI
7 2 (0.80%) Clustering
7 2 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.80%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.80%) Open Source
8 1 (0.40%) Blog
8 1 (0.40%) NHS
8 1 (0.40%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 71 (28.29%) Windows
2 32 (12.75%) Linux
3 9 (3.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.39%) UNIX
5 6 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.99%) Android
6 5 (1.99%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.59%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (26.69%) CRM
2 40 (15.94%) SOA
3 34 (13.55%) MVC
4 32 (12.75%) TDD
5 25 (9.96%) EAI
5 25 (9.96%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (9.56%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (9.16%) UML
8 22 (8.76%) OO
9 20 (7.97%) ITIL
9 20 (7.97%) Migration
9 20 (7.97%) Release Management
10 16 (6.37%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (5.98%) Root Cause Analysis
11 15 (5.98%) Waterfall
11 15 (5.98%) OOD
11 15 (5.98%) PRINCE2
11 15 (5.98%) E-Commerce
12 14 (5.58%) Scrum
13 13 (5.18%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 86 (34.26%) C#
2 65 (25.90%) SQL
3 25 (9.96%) VBScript
4 21 (8.37%) PowerShell
5 16 (6.37%) VB
6 15 (5.98%) JavaScript
7 11 (4.38%) T-SQL
8 10 (3.98%) Java
9 7 (2.79%) C
9 7 (2.79%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.59%) ActionScript
10 4 (1.59%) ActionScript 2.0
11 3 (1.20%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.80%) Ruby
12 2 (0.80%) SPARQL
13 1 (0.40%) PHP5
13 1 (0.40%) VBA
13 1 (0.40%) RPG
13 1 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (12.75%) Security Cleared
2 31 (12.35%) SC Cleared
3 18 (7.17%) Degree
4 6 (2.39%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.20%) MCT
7 2 (0.80%) PMP
7 2 (0.80%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.40%) ISEB
8 1 (0.40%) MCSD
8 1 (0.40%) MCSE
8 1 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.98%) ISO 9001
2 5 (1.99%) QA
3 3 (1.20%) HL7
3 3 (1.20%) SLA
4 1 (0.40%) GxP
System Software
1 7 (2.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.20%) XenApp
3 2 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (5.18%) Tivoli
2 9 (3.59%) WMI
3 7 (2.79%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 4 (1.59%) Puppet
5 3 (1.20%) SCCM
6 2 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.40%) SCOM
7 1 (0.40%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.40%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.40%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.40%) SCSM
Vendors
1 121 (48.21%) Microsoft
2 57 (22.71%) Oracle
3 18 (7.17%) Cognos
4 12 (4.78%) Siebel
5 9 (3.59%) Red Hat
6 8 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (3.19%) TIBCO
6 8 (3.19%) webMethods
7 6 (2.39%) Citrix
7 6 (2.39%) Business Objects
8 5 (1.99%) IBM
9 4 (1.59%) VMware
10 3 (1.20%) BT
10 3 (1.20%) SAP
10 3 (1.20%) Cisco
11 2 (0.80%) Sun
11 2 (0.80%) i2
11 2 (0.80%) NetApp
11 2 (0.80%) Civica
11 2 (0.80%) Infor
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