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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 70 60 67
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 7 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.72% 1.03% 0.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.98% 5.52% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 6
Average daily rate £450 £435 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £365 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.30% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BizTalk Server
Berkshire

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
176 163 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 18.09% 18.67% 20.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 81 101
Average daily rate £350 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £563 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 4
Average hourly rate £33.50 £55.65 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.80% +122.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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
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 9 February 2016, 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 10 (55.56%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) CRM
3 8 (44.44%) C#
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (33.33%) Web Services
6 5 (27.78%) MVC
6 5 (27.78%) Retail
6 5 (27.78%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (27.78%) ERP
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
7 4 (22.22%) SAP
7 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle
7 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
7 4 (22.22%) WCF
7 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) Entity Framework
8 3 (16.67%) Solvency II
8 3 (16.67%) Guidewire
8 3 (16.67%) Digital Media
8 3 (16.67%) MuleSoft
8 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
8 3 (16.67%) SAP PI

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 9 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Mule
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (27.78%) Retail
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (5.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Architect
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Consultant
6 2 (11.11%) Integration Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Developer
7 1 (5.56%) CRM Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Presales Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 4 (22.22%) Entity Framework
3 4 (22.22%) WCF
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 3 (16.67%) Middleware
4 3 (16.67%) SAP PI
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (11.11%) SAML
5 2 (11.11%) SOAP
5 2 (11.11%) WSE
5 2 (11.11%) XML
5 2 (11.11%) XSD
5 2 (11.11%) XSL
6 1 (5.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 3 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (16.67%) SCADA
2 3 (16.67%) Social Media
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) CRM
2 5 (27.78%) ERP
2 5 (27.78%) MVC
3 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) Content Management
4 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (16.67%) SOA
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.11%) Software Optimisation
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (5.56%) High Availability
6 1 (5.56%) MSF
6 1 (5.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (5.56%) Presales
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) C#
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Solvency II
2 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) SAP
3 3 (16.67%) Adobe
3 3 (16.67%) FatWire
3 3 (16.67%) Guidewire
3 3 (16.67%) hybris
3 3 (16.67%) MuleSoft
3 3 (16.67%) Pega
3 3 (16.67%) Sitecore
4 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.56%) Siebel
4 1 (5.56%) VMware