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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 52 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 14 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.70% 1.33% 2.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.52% 10.31% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£357 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £350 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.49
BizTalk Server
Buckinghamshire

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
147 97 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.86% 12.90% 15.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 48 59
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £428 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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
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 27 August 2014, 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 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Windows
3 8 (36.36%) IIS
3 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) Citrix
3 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 8 (36.36%) Terminal Services
3 8 (36.36%) ISA Server
3 8 (36.36%) BladeLogic
3 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (31.82%) Banking
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (31.82%) MCSE
4 7 (31.82%) Windows 2000
5 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 6 (27.27%) Windows NT
5 6 (27.27%) SAN
5 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 6 (27.27%) SLA
5 6 (27.27%) Change Management
5 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (27.27%) Intel
5 6 (27.27%) NAS
6 5 (22.73%) SCOM
6 5 (22.73%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (22.73%) Degree
6 5 (22.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 8 (36.36%) IIS
2 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.09%) Papyrus
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Staffware
2 2 (9.09%) Exstream
2 2 (9.09%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) SAN
1 6 (27.27%) NAS
2 3 (13.64%) LDAP
3 2 (9.09%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) DB2
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Deployment Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) Middleware
3 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 2 (9.09%) WCF
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (4.55%) XSLT
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Clustering
2 4 (18.18%) Mainframe
3 2 (9.09%) N-Tier
3 2 (9.09%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows 2000
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (27.27%) Windows NT
4 5 (22.73%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (18.18%) UNIX
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.09%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Change Management
1 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.64%) Migration
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) UML
3 2 (9.09%) SOA
3 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) EAI
4 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) VB
4 2 (9.09%) VBA
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) MCSE
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (22.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (36.36%) Terminal Services
1 8 (36.36%) ISA Server
2 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
4 3 (13.64%) vSphere
4 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) BladeLogic
2 5 (22.73%) SCOM
2 5 (22.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.55%) Control-M
3 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 8 (36.36%) Citrix
1 8 (36.36%) VMware
2 6 (27.27%) Intel
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) ILOG
3 3 (13.64%) TIBCO
4 2 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) PlateSpin