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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 50 70 48
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -22
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 19 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.65% 1.17% 2.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.45% 7.28% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 19
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £403 £424
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £529 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
123 151 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.13% 16.08% 18.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 102 91
Median daily rate £410 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £282 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 3
Median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +182.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing BizTalk Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BizTalk Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 23 (79.31%) C#
2 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
3 12 (41.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (41.38%) CRM
4 11 (37.93%) .NET
5 10 (34.48%) Oracle
5 10 (34.48%) Dynamics AX
6 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
6 9 (31.03%) Finance
7 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
7 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (24.14%) TDD
8 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
9 6 (20.69%) MVC
9 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
9 6 (20.69%) SOAP
9 6 (20.69%) Web Services
10 5 (17.24%) System Testing
10 5 (17.24%) Data Protection
10 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
10 5 (17.24%) Entity Framework
11 4 (13.79%) REST
11 4 (13.79%) MSTest
11 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (13.79%) SDLC
11 4 (13.79%) Business Activity Monitoring
11 4 (13.79%) WCF
11 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
11 4 (13.79%) JSON
11 4 (13.79%) OOD

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (34.48%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (13.79%) MSTest
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) BizTalk Developer
3 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) BizTalk Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) CRM Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) SOA Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Web Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Azure Developer
6 1 (3.45%) CRM Developer
6 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (3.45%) EDI Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) .NET
2 6 (20.69%) SOAP
2 6 (20.69%) Web Services
3 5 (17.24%) Entity Framework
4 4 (13.79%) JSON
4 4 (13.79%) REST
4 4 (13.79%) WCF
5 3 (10.34%) XML
6 2 (6.90%) EDI
7 1 (3.45%) Ajax
7 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.45%) CSS
7 1 (3.45%) HTML
7 1 (3.45%) jQuery
7 1 (3.45%) LINQ
7 1 (3.45%) Silverlight
7 1 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) CRM
2 7 (24.14%) TDD
3 6 (20.69%) MVC
4 5 (17.24%) Data Protection
4 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
4 5 (17.24%) System Testing
5 4 (13.79%) B2B
5 4 (13.79%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 4 (13.79%) OO
5 4 (13.79%) OOD
5 4 (13.79%) SDLC
5 4 (13.79%) SOA
5 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (6.90%) Project Management
7 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) C#
2 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle
2 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Rackspace