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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft BizTalk Server
UK
Rank 377 372 363
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 218 258 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.51% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.89% 2.99% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 173 181
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £354 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £420
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
7544 8626 8866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.13% 16.99% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4843 5508 5549
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 236 316
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -1 207 £450 - 35
London +22 83 £450 -1.36% 16
South East +5 46 £475 +5.55% 9
East of England +18 30 £360 -33.79% 2
City of London +19 27 £360 -26.15%
Berkshire +24 25 £475 +5.55% 2
Norfolk - 21 £365 - 1
Reading +23 19 £450 -
North West +26 17 £400 -5.88% 2
Manchester +12 10 £363 -11.58% 1
West Midlands -31 10 £313 -25.59%
Surrey +23 9 £369 -14.24% 2
South Wales - 9 £183 -
Wales - 9 £183 -
South West -16 8 £475 +5.55% 3
Cardiff - 8 £185 -
Essex +5 7 £300 -
Birmingham -10 6 £175 -61.64%
Cheshire +30 5 £563 -
Midlands +6 5 £420 -16.00%
Cobham - 5 £360 -
Warrington - 4 £563 -
King's Lynn - 4 £371 -
Hampshire +9 3 £450 -10.00% 2
East Midlands +6 3 £450 +38.46%
Oxford +4 3 £675 +42.10% 1
Oxfordshire -1 3 £675 +42.10% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 3 - -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £315 -
Staines - 3 £500 -

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 239 (50.42%) Microsoft
2 230 (48.52%) SQL Server
3 205 (43.25%) C#
4 184 (38.82%) .NET
5 175 (36.92%) CRM
6 165 (34.81%) SQL
7 155 (32.70%) SharePoint
8 143 (30.17%) Dynamics CRM
9 139 (29.32%) Windows
10 129 (27.22%) Microsoft Azure
11 125 (26.37%) Finance
12 124 (26.16%) Agile Software Development
13 109 (23.00%) MS Excel
14 99 (20.89%) IIS
15 95 (20.04%) XML
16 93 (19.62%) Web Services
17 91 (19.20%) Oracle
18 81 (17.09%) Team Foundation Server
19 73 (15.40%) Dynamics AX
20 72 (15.19%) WCF
21 66 (13.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 66 (13.92%) Visual Studio
22 62 (13.08%) SAP
23 60 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
24 57 (12.03%) JavaScript
25 52 (10.97%) Java
26 51 (10.76%) ITIL
27 50 (10.55%) SOAP
27 50 (10.55%) SOA
28 49 (10.34%) T-SQL

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
1 155 (32.70%) SharePoint
2 99 (20.89%) IIS
3 38 (8.02%) Skype for Business
4 28 (5.91%) WebSphere
5 15 (3.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 15 (3.16%) WebLogic
6 12 (2.53%) CMS
7 8 (1.69%) JCAPS
8 6 (1.27%) Apache
8 6 (1.27%) MQSeries
8 6 (1.27%) OpenROAD
9 5 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.84%) NServiceBus
10 4 (0.84%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.63%) Commerce Server
11 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.63%) Mule
11 3 (0.63%) Mule ESB
11 3 (0.63%) NetWeaver
11 3 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 109 (23.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.48%) InfoPath
3 6 (1.27%) MS Office
3 6 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.05%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 143 (30.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 73 (15.40%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (2.32%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (0.84%) Staffware
5 2 (0.42%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.42%) Northgate Housing
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.42%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (0.42%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.42%) Unica
6 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.21%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.21%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 129 (27.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (8.65%) Office 365
3 35 (7.38%) Yammer
4 27 (5.70%) PaaS
5 24 (5.06%) IaaS
6 9 (1.90%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (1.69%) SaaS
8 4 (0.84%) iPaaS
9 3 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
10 2 (0.42%) Boomi
10 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.42%) GitHub
11 1 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.54%) DNS
2 12 (2.53%) Firewall
3 11 (2.32%) Internet
4 9 (1.90%) HTTP
4 9 (1.90%) SAN
5 6 (1.27%) ATM
5 6 (1.27%) HTTPS
5 6 (1.27%) LDAP
5 6 (1.27%) X.509
6 5 (1.05%) SMTP
7 4 (0.84%) DHCP
8 3 (0.63%) FTP
8 3 (0.63%) SSL
9 2 (0.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (48.52%) SQL Server
2 66 (13.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 44 (9.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (8.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (4.01%) Hadoop
6 15 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (2.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (2.53%) SQL Server 2014
9 10 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (1.90%) DB2
11 8 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (1.27%) Big Data
12 6 (1.27%) Ingres
12 6 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (1.27%) NoSQL
13 5 (1.05%) Power BI
14 4 (0.84%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.84%) Relational Database
15 3 (0.63%) SQL Anywhere
Development Applications
1 81 (17.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 66 (13.92%) Visual Studio
3 17 (3.59%) JIRA
4 8 (1.69%) MSBuild
5 5 (1.05%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.05%) Rational Rhapsody
5 5 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (0.84%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.63%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.63%) Subversion
7 3 (0.63%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.42%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.42%) JUnit
8 2 (0.42%) MSTest
8 2 (0.42%) Selenium
8 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.42%) Toad
8 2 (0.42%) Xcode
9 1 (0.21%) XMLSpy
General
1 125 (26.37%) Finance
2 47 (9.92%) Retail
3 22 (4.64%) Banking
4 21 (4.43%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.32%) Advertising
6 9 (1.90%) Local Government
7 5 (1.05%) Spanish Language
8 4 (0.84%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.63%) Marketing
9 3 (0.63%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.42%) Back Office
10 2 (0.42%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Czech Language
11 1 (0.21%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.21%) French Language
11 1 (0.21%) Law
11 1 (0.21%) Legal
Job Titles
1 173 (36.50%) Developer
2 104 (21.94%) Architect
3 83 (17.51%) BizTalk Developer
4 50 (10.55%) Consultant
5 48 (10.13%) Solutions Architect
6 47 (9.92%) Analyst
7 30 (6.33%) .NET Developer
8 26 (5.49%) Microsoft Developer
9 23 (4.85%) Dynamics AX Developer
10 22 (4.64%) Dynamics AX Architect
11 21 (4.43%) Microsoft Consultant
12 19 (4.01%) Technical Architect
13 18 (3.80%) CRM Consultant
13 18 (3.80%) Senior Developer
14 17 (3.59%) C# Developer
14 17 (3.59%) Senior Architect
15 15 (3.16%) BizTalk Consultant
15 15 (3.16%) CRM Architect
15 15 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
15 15 (3.16%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (38.82%) .NET
2 95 (20.04%) XML
3 93 (19.62%) Web Services
4 72 (15.19%) WCF
5 50 (10.55%) SOAP
6 44 (9.28%) Middleware
7 41 (8.65%) HTML
8 40 (8.44%) COM
9 39 (8.23%) ASP.NET
10 31 (6.54%) .NET Framework
11 26 (5.49%) XSLT
12 25 (5.27%) JSON
12 25 (5.27%) REST
13 24 (5.06%) jQuery
14 22 (4.64%) CSS
15 12 (2.53%) WPF
16 11 (2.32%) LINQ
16 11 (2.32%) MSMQ
16 11 (2.32%) RESTful
17 10 (2.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.44%) Enterprise Software
2 37 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.22%) Public Cloud
4 13 (2.74%) N-Tier
5 11 (2.32%) Mainframe
6 8 (1.69%) Life Science
7 6 (1.27%) Biometrics
7 6 (1.27%) Smartcard
7 6 (1.27%) Social Network
7 6 (1.27%) SWIFT
7 6 (1.27%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.05%) Clustering
8 5 (1.05%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.05%) NHS
8 5 (1.05%) Replication
9 4 (0.84%) Data Centre
9 4 (0.84%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.63%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.63%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.63%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 139 (29.32%) Windows
2 40 (8.44%) Windows Server
3 23 (4.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (4.43%) Windows 7
5 16 (3.38%) Linux
6 13 (2.74%) Unix
7 11 (2.32%) zOS
8 10 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (1.27%) Solaris
11 4 (0.84%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.21%) Android
13 1 (0.21%) MVS
13 1 (0.21%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (36.92%) CRM
2 124 (26.16%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
4 51 (10.76%) ITIL
5 50 (10.55%) SOA
6 47 (9.92%) Scrum
6 47 (9.92%) TDD
7 43 (9.07%) ERP
8 42 (8.86%) SDLC
9 39 (8.23%) MVC
10 37 (7.81%) Data Management
10 37 (7.81%) Document Management
10 37 (7.81%) Integration Testing
11 35 (7.38%) Case Management
11 35 (7.38%) Waterfall
12 31 (6.54%) Business Development
13 28 (5.91%) Presales
13 28 (5.91%) TOGAF
14 25 (5.27%) Project Management
15 24 (5.06%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 205 (43.25%) C#
2 165 (34.81%) SQL
3 57 (12.03%) JavaScript
4 52 (10.97%) Java
5 49 (10.34%) T-SQL
6 22 (4.64%) VB
7 21 (4.43%) C
8 19 (4.01%) PowerShell
9 14 (2.95%) VB.NET
10 10 (2.11%) C++
11 7 (1.48%) PHP
12 5 (1.05%) Python
13 3 (0.63%) Scala
14 2 (0.42%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.42%) Delphi
14 2 (0.42%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.42%) VBA
14 2 (0.42%) X++
14 2 (0.42%) XPath
15 1 (0.21%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 38 (8.02%) Security Cleared
2 28 (5.91%) Degree
3 19 (4.01%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.90%) BPSS Clearance
4 9 (1.90%) ISEB
5 8 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.27%) CISA
6 6 (1.27%) CISM
6 6 (1.27%) CISSP
7 4 (0.84%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.84%) MAPM
7 4 (0.84%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.84%) PMP
8 2 (0.42%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.42%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.42%) MCSE
8 2 (0.42%) OCP
8 2 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.16%) HL7
2 10 (2.11%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (1.69%) QA
4 7 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.48%) SLA
5 4 (0.84%) SEPA
6 3 (0.63%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.63%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.42%) TARGET2
System Software
1 37 (7.81%) Active Directory
2 30 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (4.43%) VMware ESX
4 20 (4.22%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (1.27%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.42%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.42%) XenApp
7 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.21%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (1.69%) SCCM
2 7 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.27%) Puppet
4 3 (0.63%) SCOM
5 2 (0.42%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.42%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (0.42%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.21%) Control-M
6 1 (0.21%) OpenView
6 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 239 (50.42%) Microsoft
2 91 (19.20%) Oracle
3 62 (13.08%) SAP
4 46 (9.70%) Salesforce.com
5 35 (7.38%) Infor
6 32 (6.75%) VMware
7 20 (4.22%) Avaya
7 20 (4.22%) Epicor
8 14 (2.95%) IBM
9 9 (1.90%) Fiorano
9 9 (1.90%) MuleSoft
9 9 (1.90%) ServiceNow
10 8 (1.69%) InterSystems
11 6 (1.27%) AppDynamics
11 6 (1.27%) Guidewire
12 4 (0.84%) Citrix
12 4 (0.84%) ILOG
12 4 (0.84%) Talend
13 3 (0.63%) JD Edwards
13 3 (0.63%) Remedy
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