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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 365 357 344
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 309 338 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.59% 0.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.06% 3.30% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 244 203
Median daily rate £425 £431 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £628 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -

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
10082 10254 10045
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.84% 17.92% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6598 6531 6012
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 321 401
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.75 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -3 295 £431 -1.48% 40
London -1 82 £450 +1.69% 17
South East -7 61 £413 -8.33% 6
Yorkshire +40 37 £225 -25.00% 1
North West +16 27 £450 -5.26% 5
North Yorkshire - 25 - -
York - 24 - -
East of England -23 23 £375 -9.09% 1
West Midlands -62 21 £450 +27.79% 6
Berkshire +12 19 £413 -13.15% 1
Surrey +4 16 £438 -2.77% 2
Manchester +4 16 £431 -13.80% 1
South West 0 16 £448 +19.33% 3
North East - 16 £330 -
Tyne and Wear - 16 £330 -
Scotland +19 14 £400 +6.66% 1
Reading +17 14 £400 -27.27% 1
City of London +13 13 £450 +12.50% 5
Edinburgh +23 12 £400 +6.66% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 12 £330 -
Buckinghamshire +6 11 £413 +3.12%
Hampshire -2 10 £400 -11.11% 2
West Yorkshire +12 9 - - 1
Warrington +5 9 £600 +26.31% 1
Cheshire 0 9 £600 +26.31% 1
Cambridgeshire +8 8 £350 -25.53%
Birmingham -12 8 £550 +8.37% 4
Bristol +3 7 £423 +12.66% 2
East Midlands -6 7 £525 +44.82%
Essex - 7 £375 -

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 263 (50.19%) Microsoft
2 225 (42.94%) .NET
3 221 (42.18%) C#
4 201 (38.36%) SQL Server
5 176 (33.59%) SQL
6 174 (33.21%) CRM
7 162 (30.92%) SharePoint
8 145 (27.67%) Dynamics CRM
9 119 (22.71%) Agile Software Development
10 116 (22.14%) Windows
11 111 (21.18%) MS Excel
12 110 (20.99%) Web Services
13 92 (17.56%) XML
13 92 (17.56%) Oracle
14 84 (16.03%) Team Foundation Server
15 81 (15.46%) SOA
16 80 (15.27%) Finance
17 79 (15.08%) Microsoft Azure
18 78 (14.89%) Visual Studio
19 68 (12.98%) WCF
20 63 (12.02%) SOAP
21 61 (11.64%) Active Directory
22 60 (11.45%) T-SQL
23 57 (10.88%) Salesforce.com
24 54 (10.31%) ASP.NET
24 54 (10.31%) SAP
25 52 (9.92%) JavaScript
25 52 (9.92%) Skype for Business
25 52 (9.92%) Enterprise Software
26 49 (9.35%) Retail

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
1 162 (30.92%) SharePoint
2 52 (9.92%) Skype for Business
3 45 (8.59%) IIS
4 22 (4.20%) WebSphere
5 15 (2.86%) CMS
6 14 (2.67%) MS Exchange
6 14 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
7 13 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (2.48%) SharePoint 2013
8 12 (2.29%) WebLogic
9 9 (1.72%) Tomcat
10 8 (1.53%) Apache
10 8 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (1.15%) OpenROAD
12 5 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.57%) MQSeries
13 3 (0.57%) Mule
13 3 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
13 3 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 111 (21.18%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.29%) InfoPath
3 4 (0.76%) MS Office
3 4 (0.76%) MS Project
4 3 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 145 (27.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (5.73%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (1.72%) Unit4 Business World
4 8 (1.53%) SimCorp Dimension
5 6 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.57%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.38%) Exstream
7 2 (0.38%) Northgate Housing
7 2 (0.38%) OpenText MBPM
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.38%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.38%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.19%) Infor LN
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.19%) Sage X3
8 1 (0.19%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 79 (15.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (9.16%) Office 365
3 39 (7.44%) Yammer
4 16 (3.05%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (3.05%) PaaS
5 15 (2.86%) SaaS
6 11 (2.10%) Azure Active Directory
6 11 (2.10%) IaaS
7 4 (0.76%) Boomi
8 2 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (0.38%) FinancialForce.com
8 2 (0.38%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.44%) DNS
2 12 (2.29%) Firewall
3 11 (2.10%) SAN
4 5 (0.95%) FTP
4 5 (0.95%) HTTP
5 4 (0.76%) ATM
5 4 (0.76%) DHCP
5 4 (0.76%) SMTP
6 3 (0.57%) LDAP
6 3 (0.57%) Network Security
6 3 (0.57%) VoIP
7 2 (0.38%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (0.38%) PBX
7 2 (0.38%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.38%) VPN
8 1 (0.19%) Extranet
8 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.19%) Intranet
8 1 (0.19%) VLAN
8 1 (0.19%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (38.36%) SQL Server
2 40 (7.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (4.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (3.05%) Hadoop
6 16 (3.05%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.53%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (1.34%) Big Data
9 7 (1.34%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.34%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.15%) Data Mining
10 6 (1.15%) Ingres
10 6 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (0.95%) DB2
11 5 (0.95%) MS Access
11 5 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 84 (16.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 78 (14.89%) Visual Studio
3 10 (1.91%) Eclipse
4 9 (1.72%) MSTest
5 8 (1.53%) MSBuild
6 6 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (1.15%) Talend Open Studio
6 6 (1.15%) TeamCity
7 5 (0.95%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.57%) Rational Rhapsody
9 3 (0.57%) Selenium
9 3 (0.57%) Subversion
10 2 (0.38%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.38%) JIRA
10 2 (0.38%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.19%) Mockito
11 1 (0.19%) Moq
11 1 (0.19%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 80 (15.27%) Finance
2 49 (9.35%) Retail
3 23 (4.39%) Banking
4 14 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 13 (2.48%) Advertising
6 12 (2.29%) Local Government
7 9 (1.72%) Marketing
8 4 (0.76%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.76%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.57%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.57%) Law
9 3 (0.57%) Legal
9 3 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.38%) Electronics
10 2 (0.38%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.19%) Automotive
11 1 (0.19%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.19%) French Language
11 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 210 (40.08%) Developer
2 112 (21.37%) Architect
3 90 (17.18%) BizTalk Developer
4 52 (9.92%) .NET Developer
5 48 (9.16%) Analyst
6 47 (8.97%) Solutions Architect
7 44 (8.40%) Consultant
8 33 (6.30%) CRM Developer
9 25 (4.77%) C# Developer
10 21 (4.01%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 19 (3.63%) Microsoft Developer
11 19 (3.63%) Senior Developer
11 19 (3.63%) Technical Architect
12 17 (3.24%) BizTalk Consultant
13 16 (3.05%) Administrator
14 15 (2.86%) CRM Architect
14 15 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM Architect
14 15 (2.86%) Microsoft Consultant
15 14 (2.67%) CRM Consultant
15 14 (2.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (42.94%) .NET
2 110 (20.99%) Web Services
3 92 (17.56%) XML
4 68 (12.98%) WCF
5 63 (12.02%) SOAP
6 54 (10.31%) ASP.NET
7 47 (8.97%) HTML
8 46 (8.78%) .NET Framework
9 42 (8.02%) REST
10 41 (7.82%) Middleware
11 33 (6.30%) COM
12 31 (5.92%) CSS
13 30 (5.73%) jQuery
13 30 (5.73%) JSON
14 25 (4.77%) XSLT
15 16 (3.05%) Ajax
15 16 (3.05%) EDI
15 16 (3.05%) LINQ
15 16 (3.05%) WPF
16 15 (2.86%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 52 (9.92%) Enterprise Software
2 37 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.58%) Social Network
4 16 (3.05%) N-Tier
5 12 (2.29%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.91%) Clustering
7 9 (1.72%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.53%) Mainframe
9 7 (1.34%) Public Cloud
10 6 (1.15%) Biometrics
10 6 (1.15%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.15%) Smartcard
10 6 (1.15%) Virtual Team
11 5 (0.95%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.76%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.76%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.76%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.76%) Life Science
13 3 (0.57%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 116 (22.14%) Windows
2 38 (7.25%) Windows Server
3 19 (3.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (3.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (3.05%) Linux
5 8 (1.53%) Unix
6 6 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.15%) zOS
7 4 (0.76%) Solaris
8 3 (0.57%) Android
8 3 (0.57%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (33.21%) CRM
2 119 (22.71%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (15.46%) SOA
4 48 (9.16%) Business Intelligence
4 48 (9.16%) Integration Testing
4 48 (9.16%) SDLC
5 47 (8.97%) MVC
6 44 (8.40%) TOGAF
7 40 (7.63%) Case Management
7 40 (7.63%) Data Management
8 39 (7.44%) Document Management
9 37 (7.06%) ERP
10 36 (6.87%) Enterprise Architecture
11 35 (6.68%) Waterfall
12 34 (6.49%) Business Analysis
13 30 (5.73%) TDD
14 29 (5.53%) Unit Testing
14 29 (5.53%) Workflow
15 27 (5.15%) Data Protection
16 26 (4.96%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 221 (42.18%) C#
2 176 (33.59%) SQL
3 60 (11.45%) T-SQL
4 52 (9.92%) JavaScript
5 46 (8.78%) Java
6 27 (5.15%) PowerShell
7 21 (4.01%) C
8 19 (3.63%) VB
9 15 (2.86%) VB.NET
10 9 (1.72%) PL/SQL
11 8 (1.53%) Apex Code
11 8 (1.53%) PHP
12 7 (1.34%) C++
13 4 (0.76%) COBOL
13 4 (0.76%) Python
14 3 (0.57%) Scala
15 2 (0.38%) Delphi
15 2 (0.38%) JCL
15 2 (0.38%) REXX
15 2 (0.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (5.92%) Degree
2 27 (5.15%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.63%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.53%) MCSE
6 6 (1.15%) ISEB
7 5 (0.95%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.76%) MCITP
8 4 (0.76%) MCTS
9 3 (0.57%) CISA
9 3 (0.57%) CISM
9 3 (0.57%) CISSP
9 3 (0.57%) MAPM
9 3 (0.57%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.57%) PMP
10 1 (0.19%) CCNP
10 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.19%) OCP
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.05%) QA
2 4 (0.76%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.76%) HL7
2 4 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.38%) SEPA
3 2 (0.38%) SLA
3 2 (0.38%) TARGET2
4 1 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.19%) Solvency II
System Software
1 61 (11.64%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.67%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.38%) Terminal Server
5 2 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.19%) vSphere
6 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (1.72%) SCOM
2 7 (1.34%) SCCM
3 6 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (0.95%) Puppet
5 2 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.38%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.38%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.19%) Control-M
6 1 (0.19%) OpenView
Vendors
1 263 (50.19%) Microsoft
2 92 (17.56%) Oracle
3 57 (10.88%) Salesforce.com
4 54 (10.31%) SAP
5 42 (8.02%) Infor
6 21 (4.01%) VMware
7 14 (2.67%) IBM
7 14 (2.67%) Pega
8 11 (2.10%) Citrix
9 9 (1.72%) MuleSoft
9 9 (1.72%) Sitecore
10 8 (1.53%) NetApp
10 8 (1.53%) SimCorp
11 7 (1.34%) Dell
11 7 (1.34%) ServiceNow
12 6 (1.15%) Cisco
12 6 (1.15%) HP
12 6 (1.15%) Talend
13 5 (0.95%) AppDynamics
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