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 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 376 336 350
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +14
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 283 364 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.62% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.86% 3.49% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 265 194
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 £24.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.75 -
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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
9911 10442 10076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.59% 17.91% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6476 6562 5900
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £539 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 270 328 429
Median hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.75 £37.40
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

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 28 August 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BizTalk Server within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

BizTalk Server Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 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
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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
England -48 274 £425 +3.03% 48
South East -6 70 £413 -8.33% 5
London -28 63 £450 +2.85% 18
Yorkshire +29 33 £225 -25.00% 3
East of England -7 31 £350 -15.15% 1
North West +11 28 £425 -6.84% 2
Surrey +20 27 £470 +4.44%
York +25 24 - -
North Yorkshire +21 24 - - 1
Manchester +19 23 £425 -0.29% 1
Berkshire +23 22 £400 -11.11% 2
South West -3 18 £438 +12.90% 5
West Midlands -61 18 £450 +28.57% 5
Reading +23 15 £400 -13.51% 1
Essex +13 14 £300 -
Cambridgeshire +19 11 £350 -22.22%
Hampshire -6 9 £350 -22.22% 3
Weybridge -1 8 £494 +9.72%
City of London +27 7 £380 -13.14% 2
Scotland +11 7 £469 +25.00%
Wiltshire +10 7 £500 +9.58%
Somerset +4 7 £425 +13.33%
Buckinghamshire -1 7 £413 +3.12%
Midlands -4 7 £500 -9.09%
Cambridge +14 6 £400 -13.97%
Swindon - 6 £500 -
Peterborough +10 5 £350 +4.47%
West Yorkshire +6 5 - - 2
Warrington +3 5 £600 +26.31%
Edinburgh +3 5 £456 +21.66%

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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 with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 243 (48.99%) Microsoft
2 225 (45.36%) .NET
3 196 (39.52%) C#
4 186 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 176 (35.48%) CRM
6 165 (33.27%) SQL
7 158 (31.85%) SharePoint
8 139 (28.02%) Dynamics CRM
9 107 (21.57%) Windows
10 101 (20.36%) Agile Software Development
11 100 (20.16%) MS Excel
12 96 (19.35%) Web Services
13 87 (17.54%) Team Foundation Server
14 84 (16.94%) Oracle
15 80 (16.13%) XML
16 77 (15.52%) Finance
17 75 (15.12%) Visual Studio
17 75 (15.12%) SOA
18 67 (13.51%) WCF
19 62 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
20 58 (11.69%) T-SQL
21 53 (10.69%) SOAP
21 53 (10.69%) Salesforce.com
22 52 (10.48%) MVC
22 52 (10.48%) ASP.NET
23 51 (10.28%) SAP
24 50 (10.08%) Active Directory
24 50 (10.08%) .NET Framework
25 47 (9.48%) JavaScript
25 47 (9.48%) Skype for Business

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
1 158 (31.85%) SharePoint
2 47 (9.48%) Skype for Business
3 44 (8.87%) IIS
4 20 (4.03%) SharePoint 2010
5 15 (3.02%) WebSphere
6 14 (2.82%) MS Exchange
7 13 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (2.62%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (1.81%) Tomcat
9 8 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (1.41%) Apache
11 5 (1.01%) CMS
11 5 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.60%) Documentum
12 3 (0.60%) MQSeries
12 3 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
12 3 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.40%) Drupal
13 2 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.40%) Mule
Applications
1 100 (20.16%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.81%) InfoPath
3 4 (0.81%) MS Project
4 3 (0.60%) MS Office
4 3 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 139 (28.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (4.03%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (1.61%) SimCorp Dimension
4 6 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (1.01%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.60%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.40%) Exstream
7 2 (0.40%) Northgate Housing
7 2 (0.40%) OpenText MBPM
7 2 (0.40%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.40%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.20%) Infor LN
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.20%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 62 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (8.27%) Office 365
3 33 (6.65%) Yammer
4 17 (3.43%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (2.62%) PaaS
6 12 (2.42%) SaaS
7 9 (1.81%) IaaS
8 4 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.81%) Boomi
9 2 (0.40%) FinancialForce.com
10 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
10 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.64%) DNS
2 16 (3.23%) Firewall
3 7 (1.41%) SAN
4 6 (1.21%) FTP
5 4 (0.81%) DHCP
5 4 (0.81%) HTTP
5 4 (0.81%) Internet
5 4 (0.81%) SMTP
6 3 (0.60%) Network Security
6 3 (0.60%) VoIP
6 3 (0.60%) VPN
7 2 (0.40%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (0.40%) LDAP
7 2 (0.40%) PBX
7 2 (0.40%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.40%) VLAN
8 1 (0.20%) ATM
8 1 (0.20%) Extranet
8 1 (0.20%) Intranet
8 1 (0.20%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 43 (8.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (7.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (3.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (3.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
7 13 (2.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (1.81%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.41%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.01%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (1.01%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (0.81%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.81%) MySQL
12 4 (0.81%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.81%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 87 (17.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 75 (15.12%) Visual Studio
3 11 (2.22%) MSTest
4 10 (2.02%) Eclipse
5 8 (1.61%) MSBuild
6 6 (1.21%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (1.21%) Oracle APEX
6 6 (1.21%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.60%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (0.60%) Selenium
8 3 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.40%) JIRA
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.40%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.40%) Subversion
10 1 (0.20%) Appium
10 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.20%) Rational Rose
10 1 (0.20%) SpecFlow
General
1 77 (15.52%) Finance
2 41 (8.27%) Retail
3 17 (3.43%) Banking
4 11 (2.22%) Advertising
5 10 (2.02%) Local Government
6 9 (1.81%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.81%) Marketing
7 5 (1.01%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.81%) Back Office
8 4 (0.81%) Electronics
8 4 (0.81%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.60%) Law
9 3 (0.60%) Legal
9 3 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.20%) Automotive
10 1 (0.20%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.20%) French Language
10 1 (0.20%) Publishing
10 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 215 (43.35%) Developer
2 97 (19.56%) Architect
3 90 (18.15%) BizTalk Developer
4 52 (10.48%) .NET Developer
5 45 (9.07%) Consultant
6 42 (8.47%) Solutions Architect
7 37 (7.46%) CRM Developer
8 36 (7.26%) Analyst
9 25 (5.04%) C# Developer
10 23 (4.64%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 23 (4.64%) Microsoft Developer
11 17 (3.43%) CRM Architect
11 17 (3.43%) Dynamics CRM Architect
12 16 (3.23%) BizTalk Consultant
13 15 (3.02%) Administrator
13 15 (3.02%) CRM Solutions Architect
13 15 (3.02%) Microsoft Consultant
14 14 (2.82%) Support Analyst
15 13 (2.62%) Applications Support
15 13 (2.62%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (45.36%) .NET
2 96 (19.35%) Web Services
3 80 (16.13%) XML
4 67 (13.51%) WCF
5 53 (10.69%) SOAP
6 52 (10.48%) ASP.NET
7 50 (10.08%) .NET Framework
8 37 (7.46%) Middleware
8 37 (7.46%) REST
9 33 (6.65%) jQuery
10 32 (6.45%) CSS
10 32 (6.45%) HTML
11 27 (5.44%) COM
12 25 (5.04%) XSLT
13 22 (4.44%) JSON
14 20 (4.03%) LINQ
15 18 (3.63%) EDI
16 16 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
17 15 (3.02%) Ajax
17 15 (3.02%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (7.06%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (4.84%) Social Network
4 13 (2.62%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.22%) Clustering
6 9 (1.81%) N-Tier
7 8 (1.61%) Client/Server
7 8 (1.61%) Virtual Team
8 7 (1.41%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.41%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.41%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.81%) Digital Media
9 4 (0.81%) Hedge funds
9 4 (0.81%) Mainframe
9 4 (0.81%) NHS
10 3 (0.60%) Data Extraction
10 3 (0.60%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.40%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.40%) iPad
11 2 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 107 (21.57%) Windows
2 33 (6.65%) Windows Server
3 20 (4.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (4.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (2.62%) Linux
5 12 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (1.81%) Windows 7
7 7 (1.41%) Unix
8 3 (0.60%) Android
8 3 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.40%) zOS
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.20%) Solaris
10 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (35.48%) CRM
2 101 (20.36%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (15.12%) SOA
4 52 (10.48%) MVC
5 45 (9.07%) Case Management
6 44 (8.87%) Business Intelligence
7 38 (7.66%) SDLC
8 37 (7.46%) Workflow
9 36 (7.26%) TOGAF
10 35 (7.06%) Data Management
10 35 (7.06%) ERP
11 34 (6.85%) Document Management
11 34 (6.85%) Enterprise Architecture
12 32 (6.45%) Business Analysis
13 28 (5.65%) Project Management
14 27 (5.44%) Integration Testing
14 27 (5.44%) ITIL
14 27 (5.44%) Unit Testing
15 26 (5.24%) Scrum
16 24 (4.84%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 196 (39.52%) C#
2 165 (33.27%) SQL
3 58 (11.69%) T-SQL
4 47 (9.48%) JavaScript
5 26 (5.24%) PowerShell
6 16 (3.23%) Java
6 16 (3.23%) VB.NET
7 10 (2.02%) PHP
8 9 (1.81%) Apex Code
8 9 (1.81%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.01%) C
10 4 (0.81%) COBOL
10 4 (0.81%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.60%) C++
11 3 (0.60%) Perl
11 3 (0.60%) VB
11 3 (0.60%) XPath
12 2 (0.40%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.40%) ActionScript 2.0
12 2 (0.40%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (6.25%) Degree
2 20 (4.03%) Security Cleared
3 15 (3.02%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.61%) MCSE
6 5 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (1.01%) ISEB
6 5 (1.01%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.81%) MCITP
7 4 (0.81%) MCTS
8 3 (0.60%) CISA
8 3 (0.60%) CISM
8 3 (0.60%) CISSP
8 3 (0.60%) MAPM
8 3 (0.60%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.60%) PMP
9 1 (0.20%) GSEC
9 1 (0.20%) OCP
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.82%) QA
2 5 (1.01%) HL7
3 4 (0.81%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.40%) SLA
6 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
System Software
1 50 (10.08%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.82%) Hyper-V
3 10 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.21%) Virtual Desktop
4 6 (1.21%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.40%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.40%) vSphere
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (2.62%) Puppet
3 9 (1.81%) SCOM
4 6 (1.21%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.81%) SCCM
6 2 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.40%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.20%) Control-M
7 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.20%) OpenView
Vendors
1 243 (48.99%) Microsoft
2 84 (16.94%) Oracle
3 53 (10.69%) Salesforce.com
4 51 (10.28%) SAP
5 36 (7.26%) Infor
6 26 (5.24%) VMware
7 14 (2.82%) Pega
8 13 (2.62%) IBM
9 9 (1.81%) Citrix
10 8 (1.61%) Dell
10 8 (1.61%) NetApp
10 8 (1.61%) SimCorp
10 8 (1.61%) Sitecore
11 6 (1.21%) Capita
11 6 (1.21%) Cisco
11 6 (1.21%) HP
11 6 (1.21%) MuleSoft
11 6 (1.21%) ServiceNow
12 5 (1.01%) AppDynamics
13 4 (0.81%) ForgeRock
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