The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Reading region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 60 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 9 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.02% - 1.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.79% - 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 4
Average daily rate
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£388 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 - £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 - £556
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £338 £388
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
- +146.75%
Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
188 166 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 21.24% 17.87% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 68 75
Average daily rate £350 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -58.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
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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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014, 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 17 (73.91%) .NET
1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 15 (65.22%) C#
2 15 (65.22%) SQL
3 14 (60.87%) WCF
4 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
4 13 (56.52%) Visual Studio
5 11 (47.83%) T-SQL
5 11 (47.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (43.48%) XML
6 10 (43.48%) Windows
7 7 (30.43%) Scrum
7 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (26.09%) SOA
8 6 (26.09%) XSD
8 6 (26.09%) C
8 6 (26.09%) C++
8 6 (26.09%) IIS
9 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (17.39%) TDD
10 4 (17.39%) Pair Programming
10 4 (17.39%) NUnit
10 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
10 4 (17.39%) AOP
10 4 (17.39%) MCSD
10 4 (17.39%) SOAP
10 4 (17.39%) OOD

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 6 (26.09%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (13.04%) CMS
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.35%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.35%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 11 (47.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Visual Studio
2 4 (17.39%) NUnit
2 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 4 (17.39%) SoapUI
3 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
3 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (13.04%) Selenium
3 3 (13.04%) JIRA
3 3 (13.04%) Subversion
4 1 (4.35%) StarTeam
4 1 (4.35%) PVCS
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
4 3 (13.04%) C# Web Developer
4 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) CRM Architect
5 1 (4.35%) TIBCO Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) .NET
2 14 (60.87%) WCF
3 10 (43.48%) XML
4 6 (26.09%) XSD
5 4 (17.39%) SOAP
5 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
5 4 (17.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (13.04%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (13.04%) jQuery
6 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
6 3 (13.04%) Ajax
7 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Scrum
2 6 (26.09%) SOA
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) TDD
4 4 (17.39%) Pair Programming
4 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
4 4 (17.39%) AOP
4 4 (17.39%) OOD
4 4 (17.39%) UML
4 4 (17.39%) OO
4 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (17.39%) Multithreading
4 4 (17.39%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture
4 4 (17.39%) BDD
4 4 (17.39%) Change Data Capture
5 3 (13.04%) Change Control
5 3 (13.04%) Web Development
5 3 (13.04%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) C#
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) T-SQL
3 6 (26.09%) C
3 6 (26.09%) C++
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) MCSD
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (17.39%) MCSE
1 4 (17.39%) MCTS
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Sitecore
2 3 (13.04%) Open Text
3 1 (4.35%) Borland
3 1 (4.35%) TIBCO