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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 48 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 21 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.44% 1.02% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.54% 5.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £340
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -51.57%
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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
127 200 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.73% 20.39% 19.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 100 69
Average daily rate £425 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £197 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 16
Average hourly rate £33.50 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+123.33% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £9.49 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £16.40 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.33% -13.15%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 21 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 16 (44.44%) C#
3 14 (38.89%) .NET
3 14 (38.89%) XML
3 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
4 13 (36.11%) CRM
4 13 (36.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
5 11 (30.56%) SOAP
6 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 9 (25.00%) SQL
7 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (25.00%) WCF
8 8 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (22.22%) XSD
8 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
8 8 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
8 8 (22.22%) SoapUI
9 7 (19.44%) Entity Framework
9 7 (19.44%) Web Services
9 7 (19.44%) Windows
9 7 (19.44%) Oracle
9 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET
9 7 (19.44%) MVC
10 6 (16.67%) Workflow
10 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 5 (13.89%) TDD
11 5 (13.89%) HTML

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 3 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.78%) Star Schema
3 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (22.22%) SoapUI
2 5 (13.89%) Fiddler
3 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.78%) Retail
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 6 (16.67%) BizTalk Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Architect
6 3 (8.33%) AWS Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Manual Test Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) CRM Business Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Applications Architect
8 1 (2.78%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) .NET
1 14 (38.89%) XML
2 11 (30.56%) SOAP
3 9 (25.00%) WCF
4 8 (22.22%) XSD
5 7 (19.44%) Entity Framework
5 7 (19.44%) Web Services
5 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET
6 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 5 (13.89%) HTML
7 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (11.11%) CSS
8 4 (11.11%) WF
9 3 (8.33%) Ajax
9 3 (8.33%) jQuery
9 3 (8.33%) XHTML
9 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
10 2 (5.56%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) User Experience
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.56%) N-Tier
1 2 (5.56%) Cryptography
2 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) CRM
2 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 7 (19.44%) MVC
5 6 (16.67%) Workflow
6 5 (13.89%) TDD
6 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
6 5 (13.89%) System Testing
7 4 (11.11%) SDLC
8 3 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) Scrum
8 3 (8.33%) Migration
8 3 (8.33%) UML
8 3 (8.33%) OO
8 3 (8.33%) Software Architecture
8 3 (8.33%) Integration Testing
9 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
9 2 (5.56%) OWASP
9 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.56%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) C#
2 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.56%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) Sitecore