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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 73 59 52
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 6 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.67% 0.42% 1.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.43% 3.00% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £384 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.30
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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
175 100 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.49% 13.87% 18.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 47 34
Average daily rate £345 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.75% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 6
Average hourly rate £16.29 £14.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.34% -22.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

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 29 December 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 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (66.67%) ISA Server
2 14 (66.67%) Windows
3 13 (61.90%) IIS
3 13 (61.90%) Terminal Services
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (61.90%) Citrix
3 13 (61.90%) VMware
3 13 (61.90%) BladeLogic
3 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 13 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (57.14%) Finance
4 12 (57.14%) Change Management
4 12 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (57.14%) SLA
4 12 (57.14%) Windows 2000
4 12 (57.14%) MCSE
5 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
5 11 (52.38%) Windows NT
5 11 (52.38%) Intel
5 11 (52.38%) SAN
5 11 (52.38%) NAS
6 10 (47.62%) Windows 2000 Server
6 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
6 10 (47.62%) VMware ESX
6 10 (47.62%) Clustering
6 10 (47.62%) Degree
7 9 (42.86%) SCOM

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 13 (61.90%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Staffware
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) SAN
1 11 (52.38%) NAS
2 4 (19.05%) Broadband
3 3 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) DB2
1 2 (9.52%) PowerCenter
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Spanish Language
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Deployment Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Middleware
2 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Clustering
2 8 (38.10%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (57.14%) Windows 2000
4 11 (52.38%) Windows NT
5 10 (47.62%) Windows 2000 Server
6 8 (38.10%) UNIX
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (9.52%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Change Management
1 12 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) MCSE
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (47.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) ISA Server
2 13 (61.90%) Terminal Services
2 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 13 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 10 (47.62%) VMware ESX
4 3 (14.29%) vSphere
4 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (61.90%) BladeLogic
2 9 (42.86%) SCOM
3 8 (38.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (9.52%) Control-M
4 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (61.90%) Citrix
2 13 (61.90%) VMware
3 11 (52.38%) Intel
4 3 (14.29%) ILOG
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 2 (9.52%) Remedy
6 1 (4.76%) Business Objects
6 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
6 1 (4.76%) PlateSpin