The table below looks at the statistics for BizTalk Server skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft BizTalk Server
UK
Rank 390 444 360
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -84
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 216 187 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.36% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.76% 2.13% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 122 175
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £350 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £430 £410
% change year-on-year
-9.36% +4.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.18% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 - -

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
7832 8793 9169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.49% 16.93% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5107 5583 5595
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 228 316
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%

BizTalk Server
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BizTalk Server within the UK.

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Trend in the UK

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BizTalk Server within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

BizTalk Server Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

BizTalk Server
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BizTalk Server within the UK.

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
England +40 193 £450 - 43
London +63 89 £450 -3.74% 21
South East +11 32 £500 +14.28% 5
City of London +24 27 £360 -27.27% 6
East of England +9 27 £365 -18.88% 3
North West +20 20 £375 -2.59% 5
Wales - 18 £310 -
Berkshire +22 17 £500 +11.11%
South Wales - 14 £186 -
Cardiff - 13 £186 -
Norfolk +15 12 £365 +7.35%
Manchester +7 12 £363 -5.84% 3
Reading +27 10 £400 -11.11%
West Midlands -20 9 £375 -14.28%
Surrey +5 6 £445 +11.25% 1
South West -13 6 £475 - 4
Cambridgeshire +7 5 £356 -40.62% 2
Midlands +6 5 £420 -16.00%
Essex 0 5 £450 +28.57%
Cheshire +36 4 £488 - 1
Birmingham -11 4 £325 -27.77%
East Midlands - 4 £425 -
Hampshire +9 3 £390 -25.09% 1
Peterborough 0 3 £300 - 1
Belfast -14 3 £275 -
Northern Ireland -14 3 £275 -
County Antrim -16 3 £275 -
King's Lynn - 3 £368 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £400 -
Warrington +30 2 £503 - 1

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 256 (54.01%) SQL Server
2 238 (50.21%) Microsoft
3 187 (39.45%) CRM
4 184 (38.82%) C#
5 183 (38.61%) .NET
6 172 (36.29%) SQL
7 155 (32.70%) Dynamics CRM
8 154 (32.49%) SharePoint
9 153 (32.28%) Windows
10 137 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
10 137 (28.90%) Microsoft Azure
11 131 (27.64%) Finance
12 112 (23.63%) MS Excel
13 101 (21.31%) IIS
14 94 (19.83%) Web Services
15 92 (19.41%) Oracle
16 91 (19.20%) XML
17 82 (17.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 77 (16.24%) SAP
19 74 (15.61%) Dynamics AX
20 72 (15.19%) Team Foundation Server
21 71 (14.98%) Business Intelligence
22 68 (14.35%) ITIL
22 68 (14.35%) WCF
23 60 (12.66%) Salesforce.com
24 56 (11.81%) Java
25 55 (11.60%) Retail
25 55 (11.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 52 (10.97%) Office 365
27 51 (10.76%) JavaScript

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 154 (32.49%) SharePoint
2 101 (21.31%) IIS
3 46 (9.70%) Skype for Business
4 36 (7.59%) WebSphere
5 16 (3.38%) JCAPS
6 15 (3.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 15 (3.16%) WebLogic
7 12 (2.53%) CMS
8 6 (1.27%) OpenROAD
9 5 (1.05%) JBoss
9 5 (1.05%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.84%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.63%) Commerce Server
11 3 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.63%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.63%) Mule
11 3 (0.63%) Mule ESB
11 3 (0.63%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 112 (23.63%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.27%) MS Office
3 6 (1.27%) MS Project
4 4 (0.84%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 155 (32.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 74 (15.61%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (1.90%) Unit4 Business World
4 5 (1.05%) Adobe Campaign
4 5 (1.05%) Unica
5 4 (0.84%) Staffware
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.42%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.21%) SAP CAR
7 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.21%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.21%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.21%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 137 (28.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (10.97%) Office 365
3 42 (8.86%) Yammer
4 25 (5.27%) IaaS
5 24 (5.06%) PaaS
6 11 (2.32%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (1.27%) iPaaS
8 4 (0.84%) Adobe Analytics
8 4 (0.84%) Boomi
9 3 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (0.63%) SaaS
10 2 (0.42%) GitHub
11 1 (0.21%) G Suite
11 1 (0.21%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.70%) DNS
2 15 (3.16%) Firewall
3 12 (2.53%) Internet
4 9 (1.90%) HTTP
5 8 (1.69%) FTP
5 8 (1.69%) SAN
6 7 (1.48%) HTTPS
6 7 (1.48%) X.509
7 5 (1.05%) ATM
7 5 (1.05%) LDAP
7 5 (1.05%) SMTP
8 4 (0.84%) Skype
9 3 (0.63%) SSL
9 3 (0.63%) WAN
10 2 (0.42%) DHCP
10 2 (0.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (54.01%) SQL Server
2 82 (17.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 55 (11.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 46 (9.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (4.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (4.01%) SQL Server 2014
7 18 (3.80%) Hadoop
8 16 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (3.16%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (1.69%) DB2
13 7 (1.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 6 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (1.27%) Ingres
14 6 (1.27%) Power BI
15 5 (1.05%) NoSQL
16 4 (0.84%) Big Data
16 4 (0.84%) Oracle Database
16 4 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 72 (15.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 51 (10.76%) Visual Studio
3 20 (4.22%) JIRA
4 8 (1.69%) MSBuild
5 6 (1.27%) Rational Rhapsody
6 5 (1.05%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (0.84%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (0.63%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.63%) Subversion
9 2 (0.42%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.42%) JUnit
9 2 (0.42%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.42%) Selenium
9 2 (0.42%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.42%) Toad
9 2 (0.42%) Xcode
10 1 (0.21%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.21%) NUnit
10 1 (0.21%) XMLSpy
General
1 131 (27.64%) Finance
2 55 (11.60%) Retail
3 23 (4.85%) Banking
4 21 (4.43%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.11%) Advertising
6 6 (1.27%) Local Government
7 4 (0.84%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.84%) Spanish Language
8 3 (0.63%) Marketing
8 3 (0.63%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.42%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Back Office
10 1 (0.21%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 171 (36.08%) Developer
2 95 (20.04%) Architect
3 83 (17.51%) BizTalk Developer
4 56 (11.81%) Consultant
5 49 (10.34%) Analyst
6 43 (9.07%) Solutions Architect
7 32 (6.75%) Microsoft Developer
8 28 (5.91%) Microsoft Consultant
9 27 (5.70%) .NET Developer
10 26 (5.49%) CRM Consultant
10 26 (5.49%) Dynamics AX Developer
11 22 (4.64%) Dynamics AX Architect
11 22 (4.64%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
12 20 (4.22%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
12 20 (4.22%) Senior Architect
13 19 (4.01%) CRM Architect
13 19 (4.01%) Dynamics CRM Architect
14 18 (3.80%) Applications Support
14 18 (3.80%) DBA
15 17 (3.59%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (38.61%) .NET
2 94 (19.83%) Web Services
3 91 (19.20%) XML
4 68 (14.35%) WCF
5 47 (9.92%) COM
6 45 (9.49%) SOAP
7 41 (8.65%) Middleware
8 35 (7.38%) HTML
9 28 (5.91%) ASP.NET
10 24 (5.06%) XSLT
11 23 (4.85%) .NET Framework
11 23 (4.85%) JSON
12 22 (4.64%) REST
13 18 (3.80%) IBM Integration Bus
14 16 (3.38%) CSS
14 16 (3.38%) jQuery
15 10 (2.11%) MSMQ
16 9 (1.90%) EDI
17 8 (1.69%) WPF
17 8 (1.69%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.70%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (4.01%) Public Cloud
4 9 (1.90%) Mainframe
5 8 (1.69%) Life Science
5 8 (1.69%) Replication
6 7 (1.48%) NHS
6 7 (1.48%) N-Tier
6 7 (1.48%) SWIFT
7 6 (1.27%) Smartcard
8 5 (1.05%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.05%) Virtual Team
9 4 (0.84%) Clustering
9 4 (0.84%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.84%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.84%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.63%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.63%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.63%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 153 (32.28%) Windows
2 45 (9.49%) Windows Server
3 27 (5.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (4.64%) Windows 7
5 15 (3.16%) Unix
6 14 (2.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (1.90%) Linux
8 9 (1.90%) zOS
9 5 (1.05%) Solaris
10 3 (0.63%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.21%) MVS
12 1 (0.21%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (39.45%) CRM
2 137 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (14.98%) Business Intelligence
4 68 (14.35%) ITIL
5 49 (10.34%) Document Management
5 49 (10.34%) Waterfall
6 47 (9.92%) Scrum
7 46 (9.70%) Data Management
7 46 (9.70%) SDLC
8 44 (9.28%) TDD
9 43 (9.07%) ERP
10 42 (8.86%) Case Management
11 41 (8.65%) Integration Testing
12 37 (7.81%) SOA
13 35 (7.38%) TOGAF
14 32 (6.75%) Project Management
15 31 (6.54%) Business Development
15 31 (6.54%) Migration
16 30 (6.33%) Business Analysis
16 30 (6.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 184 (38.82%) C#
2 172 (36.29%) SQL
3 56 (11.81%) Java
4 51 (10.76%) JavaScript
5 46 (9.70%) T-SQL
6 22 (4.64%) PowerShell
6 22 (4.64%) VB
7 21 (4.43%) C
8 13 (2.74%) C++
9 11 (2.32%) PHP
10 10 (2.11%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.05%) Python
12 3 (0.63%) X++
13 2 (0.42%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.42%) Delphi
13 2 (0.42%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.42%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.42%) Scala
13 2 (0.42%) VBA
14 1 (0.21%) JCL
Qualifications
1 39 (8.23%) Security Cleared
2 28 (5.91%) Degree
3 19 (4.01%) SC Cleared
4 16 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (2.32%) ISEB
6 10 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (1.27%) MCDBA
8 5 (1.05%) MAPM
8 5 (1.05%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.05%) PMP
9 4 (0.84%) CISA
9 4 (0.84%) CISM
9 4 (0.84%) CISSP
9 4 (0.84%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.84%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.63%) MCP
10 3 (0.63%) MCSE
10 3 (0.63%) OCP
10 3 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.85%) HL7
2 11 (2.32%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (1.48%) QA
3 7 (1.48%) SLA
4 5 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.05%) SEPA
5 4 (0.84%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.63%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.42%) GDPR
7 2 (0.42%) TARGET2
System Software
1 37 (7.81%) Active Directory
2 35 (7.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (4.64%) Virtual Desktop
3 22 (4.64%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.05%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.63%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (0.63%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.42%) XenApp
7 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.21%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (1.27%) Puppet
1 6 (1.27%) SCOM
2 5 (1.05%) SCCM
3 3 (0.63%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.42%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (0.42%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.21%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.21%) OpenView
5 1 (0.21%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 238 (50.21%) Microsoft
2 92 (19.41%) Oracle
3 77 (16.24%) SAP
4 60 (12.66%) Salesforce.com
5 42 (8.86%) Infor
6 35 (7.38%) VMware
7 23 (4.85%) IBM
8 21 (4.43%) Avaya
8 21 (4.43%) Epicor
9 18 (3.80%) Fiorano
10 16 (3.38%) InterSystems
11 12 (2.53%) MuleSoft
12 8 (1.69%) ServiceNow
13 6 (1.27%) AppDynamics
13 6 (1.27%) Guidewire
14 5 (1.05%) Adobe
14 5 (1.05%) Dell
15 4 (0.84%) CA
15 4 (0.84%) Citrix
15 4 (0.84%) ILOG
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