The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 195 192 178
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 72 83 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.82% 0.85% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.38% 4.77% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 48 42
Median daily rate £413 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £340 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £635 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.75 -
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -
BizTalk Server
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1644 1741 1744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.75% 17.79% 18.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1014 1043 955
Median daily rate £425 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 65 85
Median hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.02 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in the South East

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BizTalk Server across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

BizTalk Server
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BizTalk Server within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +16 29 £470 +4.44%
Berkshire +20 22 £400 -13.51% 1
Hampshire -15 9 £350 -22.22% 3
Buckinghamshire -2 7 £413 +3.12%
Oxfordshire -5 3 £275 -38.88%
West Sussex -11 1 £338 -16.92%
BizTalk Server
England

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 66 (52.80%) C#
2 59 (47.20%) .NET
3 44 (35.20%) Microsoft
4 42 (33.60%) Web Services
5 37 (29.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 34 (27.20%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (27.20%) SQL Server
7 32 (25.60%) SQL
7 32 (25.60%) XML
8 29 (23.20%) SOA
8 29 (23.20%) WCF
9 26 (20.80%) SharePoint
9 26 (20.80%) Windows
10 25 (20.00%) MVC
11 22 (17.60%) SOAP
11 22 (17.60%) JavaScript
12 20 (16.00%) Dynamics CRM
12 20 (16.00%) Windows Server
13 19 (15.20%) Finance
14 18 (14.40%) Workflow
14 18 (14.40%) CRM
15 15 (12.00%) TDD
16 14 (11.20%) HTML
16 14 (11.20%) T-SQL
16 14 (11.20%) REST
16 14 (11.20%) Enterprise Software
16 14 (11.20%) SDLC
17 13 (10.40%) Windows Server 2012
17 13 (10.40%) Active Directory
17 13 (10.40%) SC Cleared

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 26 (20.80%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.20%) MS Exchange
3 8 (6.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.80%) IIS
5 4 (3.20%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.40%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.60%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.80%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.80%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 10 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.40%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 20 (16.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.40%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.20%) Cloud Computing
1 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.00%) Office 365
3 2 (1.60%) FinancialForce.com
3 2 (1.60%) IaaS
3 2 (1.60%) PaaS
3 2 (1.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.00%) DNS
2 6 (4.80%) Firewall
3 5 (4.00%) SAN
4 2 (1.60%) DHCP
4 2 (1.60%) FTP
4 2 (1.60%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.60%) VLAN
4 2 (1.60%) VPN
5 1 (0.80%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (27.20%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.80%) DB2
4 1 (0.80%) DTS
4 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (0.80%) QlikView
4 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 37 (29.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 9 (7.20%) MSTest
4 6 (4.80%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (4.00%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.80%) ERwin
6 1 (0.80%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.80%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (15.20%) Finance
2 3 (2.40%) Banking
3 2 (1.60%) Marketing
4 1 (0.80%) Advertising
4 1 (0.80%) Electronics
4 1 (0.80%) Local Government
4 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.80%) Publishing
4 1 (0.80%) Retail
4 1 (0.80%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (55.20%) Developer
2 23 (18.40%) BizTalk Developer
3 14 (11.20%) Architect
4 13 (10.40%) .NET Developer
4 13 (10.40%) C# Developer
5 10 (8.00%) CRM Developer
6 9 (7.20%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 8 (6.40%) Analyst
7 8 (6.40%) Consultant
7 8 (6.40%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.00%) Configuration Manager
8 5 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.00%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.20%) BizTalk Consultant
9 4 (3.20%) Lead C# Developer
9 4 (3.20%) Lead Developer
10 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Developer
10 3 (2.40%) Server Engineer
10 3 (2.40%) SharePoint Developer
10 3 (2.40%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (47.20%) .NET
2 42 (33.60%) Web Services
3 32 (25.60%) XML
4 29 (23.20%) WCF
5 22 (17.60%) SOAP
6 14 (11.20%) HTML
6 14 (11.20%) REST
7 12 (9.60%) .NET Framework
7 12 (9.60%) JSON
8 11 (8.80%) ASP.NET
9 9 (7.20%) CSS
9 9 (7.20%) Visualforce
9 9 (7.20%) XSLT
10 8 (6.40%) jQuery
11 7 (5.60%) Entity Framework
12 6 (4.80%) Apache Flex
12 6 (4.80%) J2EE
12 6 (4.80%) LINQ
12 6 (4.80%) Middleware
13 5 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.20%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.80%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.80%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.80%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.80%) Life Science
4 1 (0.80%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.80%) NHS
4 1 (0.80%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.80%) Windows
2 20 (16.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (10.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (5.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.80%) Unix
6 4 (3.20%) Linux
6 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.60%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.80%) Solaris
8 1 (0.80%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (27.20%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (23.20%) SOA
3 25 (20.00%) MVC
4 18 (14.40%) CRM
4 18 (14.40%) Workflow
5 15 (12.00%) TDD
6 14 (11.20%) SDLC
7 11 (8.80%) Data Protection
8 10 (8.00%) Release Management
9 9 (7.20%) B2B
9 9 (7.20%) OO
9 9 (7.20%) OOD
9 9 (7.20%) Unit Testing
10 8 (6.40%) Business Activity Monitoring
10 8 (6.40%) Scrum
10 8 (6.40%) Service Management
11 7 (5.60%) Data Modelling
11 7 (5.60%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (4.80%) Configuration Management
12 6 (4.80%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 66 (52.80%) C#
2 32 (25.60%) SQL
3 22 (17.60%) JavaScript
4 14 (11.20%) T-SQL
5 13 (10.40%) PowerShell
6 9 (7.20%) Apex Code
7 6 (4.80%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.40%) Perl
8 3 (2.40%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.40%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.60%) ActionScript
9 2 (1.60%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.80%) C
10 1 (0.80%) VBScript
10 1 (0.80%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (10.40%) SC Cleared
1 13 (10.40%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.60%) Degree
3 7 (5.60%) MCSE
3 7 (5.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.20%) ISEB
4 4 (3.20%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.20%) MCITP
4 4 (3.20%) MCTS
5 1 (0.80%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (10.40%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.60%) vSphere
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (4.80%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (4.80%) Puppet
2 2 (1.60%) SCCM
2 2 (1.60%) SCOM
3 1 (0.80%) OpenView
Vendors
1 44 (35.20%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.80%) Oracle
2 11 (8.80%) VMware
3 9 (7.20%) Citrix
3 9 (7.20%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (6.40%) NetApp
5 5 (4.00%) AppDynamics
5 5 (4.00%) Capita
5 5 (4.00%) ServiceNow
6 4 (3.20%) IBM
6 4 (3.20%) TIBCO
7 3 (2.40%) Apigee
7 3 (2.40%) MuleSoft
7 3 (2.40%) Pega
7 3 (2.40%) Software AG
8 2 (1.60%) Dell
8 2 (1.60%) HP
8 2 (1.60%) Nimsoft
8 2 (1.60%) SEEBURGER
9 1 (0.80%) EMC