The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 42 58 68
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +10
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 31 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.09% 1.52% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.02% 7.88% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 0
Average daily rate
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£428 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £23.00 £53.50
% change year-on-year
+39.13% -57.00%
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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 Reading region.

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
172 203 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.15% 19.26% 18.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 113 61
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £190 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 22
Average hourly rate £33.50 £13.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.69% -31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £9.10 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £17.80 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

BizTalk Server Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in Reading

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BizTalk Server across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 22 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 20 (52.63%) .NET
3 16 (42.11%) C#
4 15 (39.47%) CRM
4 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
4 15 (39.47%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (28.95%) Security Cleared
5 11 (28.95%) Windows
5 11 (28.95%) SQL
5 11 (28.95%) XML
6 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
6 10 (26.32%) Dynamics AX
6 10 (26.32%) .NET Framework
7 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
8 8 (21.05%) SOAP
9 7 (18.42%) Web Services
9 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
9 7 (18.42%) Oracle
9 7 (18.42%) MVC
9 7 (18.42%) Entity Framework
10 6 (15.79%) WCF
10 6 (15.79%) Workflow
11 5 (13.16%) TDD
11 5 (13.16%) HTML
11 5 (13.16%) XSD
11 5 (13.16%) Fiddler
11 5 (13.16%) Test Scripting
11 5 (13.16%) System Testing
11 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (10.53%) IIS
2 3 (7.89%) CMS
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.26%) Lync
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (26.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.63%) Star Schema
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Fiddler
1 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (13.16%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) BizTalk Developer
3 6 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Test Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) AWS Developer
7 2 (5.26%) BizTalk Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Field Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Support Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) .NET
2 11 (28.95%) XML
3 10 (26.32%) .NET Framework
4 8 (21.05%) SOAP
5 7 (18.42%) Web Services
5 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
5 7 (18.42%) Entity Framework
6 6 (15.79%) WCF
7 5 (13.16%) HTML
7 5 (13.16%) XSD
7 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (10.53%) WF
8 4 (10.53%) CSS
9 3 (7.89%) XHTML
9 3 (7.89%) Ajax
9 3 (7.89%) jQuery
9 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
10 2 (5.26%) Application Packaging
10 2 (5.26%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) User Experience
1 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.26%) N-Tier
1 2 (5.26%) Clustering
1 2 (5.26%) Cryptography
2 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) CRM
2 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) MVC
4 6 (15.79%) Workflow
5 5 (13.16%) TDD
5 5 (13.16%) Test Scripting
5 5 (13.16%) System Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.89%) Service Management
7 3 (7.89%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) Scrum
7 3 (7.89%) SOA
7 3 (7.89%) UML
7 3 (7.89%) OO
7 3 (7.89%) ITIL
7 3 (7.89%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (7.89%) Software Architecture
8 2 (5.26%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.26%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) C#
2 11 (28.95%) SQL
3 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 3 (7.89%) MCTS
3 3 (7.89%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.26%) MOM
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Sitecore