The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 57 68 61
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 17 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.05% 0.55% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.32% 3.23% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 0
Average daily rate
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£355 £357 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.62% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £23.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+7.60% -51.57%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Application Platforms Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
138 155 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.65% 17.03% 20.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 83 66
Average daily rate £344 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £190 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £354 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 11
Average hourly rate £16.14 £15.89 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.57% +17.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £16.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.23% -11.84%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

BizTalk Server Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BizTalk Server across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
3 12 (41.38%) .NET
4 11 (37.93%) Finance
4 11 (37.93%) .NET Framework
5 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (34.48%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (34.48%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (31.03%) ISA Server
6 9 (31.03%) CRM
6 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
6 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (31.03%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
8 7 (24.14%) Remedy
9 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
10 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (13.79%) Oracle
10 4 (13.79%) Linux
10 4 (13.79%) C#
11 3 (10.34%) DB2
11 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
11 3 (10.34%) Banking
12 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
12 2 (6.90%) Analytics
12 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
12 2 (6.90%) IBM Mainframe
12 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
12 2 (6.90%) Business Analytics

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (10.34%) DB2
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.90%) MySQL
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.34%) Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Administrator
1 16 (55.17%) BizTalk Administrator
2 8 (27.59%) Developer
3 7 (24.14%) BizTalk Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.90%) DBA
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.45%) Programmer
7 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) .NET
2 11 (37.93%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.90%) Middleware
4 1 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
1 2 (6.90%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (13.79%) Linux
5 2 (6.90%) UNIX
5 2 (6.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Performance Tuning
1 10 (34.48%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (31.03%) CRM
3 2 (6.90%) ETL
3 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.90%) Migration
3 2 (6.90%) Scrum
3 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.90%) BPEL
3 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
3 2 (6.90%) Business Analytics
3 2 (6.90%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) C#
2 2 (6.90%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) JCL
3 1 (3.45%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) ISA Server
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) Remedy
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) Business Objects
4 2 (6.90%) IBM