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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft BizTalk Server
Rank 448 289 334
Rank change year-on-year
-159 +45
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 213 409 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.75% 0.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.01% 4.09% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 286 208
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £19.00 £27.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.62% +17.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £27.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +17.39%

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
10574 10007 9248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.39% 18.39% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7045 6196 5747
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.97% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 358 314
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.91% +12.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.20 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-1.48% +20.58%

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 May 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
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 May 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
England -153 203 £450 +12.50% 52
South East -51 55 £423 +1.07% 7
London -60 55 £483 +15.22% 21
East of England -31 27 £375 -6.25% 3
South West -7 26 £450 +20.00%
Berkshire -12 23 £450 +19.84% 3
Surrey +9 20 £448 -12.25%
Wiltshire +7 13 £500 +11.11%
West Midlands -44 12 £375 -11.76% 10
North West -17 10 £363 -19.44% 4
City of London +19 9 £400 - 5
Norfolk -13 8 £325 +85.71%
Somerset +2 7 £413 +26.92%
Oxfordshire +1 7 £305 -36.45%
Suffolk -2 7 £445 +11.25%
Cambridgeshire -21 7 £350 -11.11% 1
Midlands - 7 £475 -
Scotland -10 6 £425 +25.92%
Cambridge -13 6 £325 -7.14% 1
Reading -19 6 £456 +25.86% 2
Slough - 6 £375 -
Edinburgh +3 5 £425 +25.92%
Swindon +1 5 £500 +17.64%
Oxford 0 5 £305 -36.45%
Bath -9 5 £406 +25.00%
Manchester -15 5 £444 -11.25% 2
Staines -5 4 £600 +17.64%
Leeds -7 4 £410 +2.50% 2
West Yorkshire -7 4 £410 +2.50% 3
Yorkshire -21 4 £410 +49.09% 4

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 204 (51.13%) .NET
2 167 (41.85%) Microsoft
3 155 (38.85%) SQL Server
4 131 (32.83%) SQL
5 123 (30.83%) C#
6 118 (29.57%) CRM
7 115 (28.82%) SharePoint
8 98 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
9 91 (22.81%) Dynamics CRM
10 82 (20.55%) Web Services
11 71 (17.79%) WCF
12 65 (16.29%) Finance
13 61 (15.29%) MS Excel
14 60 (15.04%) Windows
15 59 (14.79%) XML
15 59 (14.79%) Oracle
16 53 (13.28%) Team Foundation Server
17 49 (12.28%) SOAP
18 48 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
19 47 (11.78%) ERP
20 45 (11.28%) SAP
21 44 (11.03%) JavaScript
22 41 (10.28%) SOA
22 41 (10.28%) Microsoft Azure
23 40 (10.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 39 (9.77%) T-SQL
24 39 (9.77%) IIS
25 38 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 36 (9.02%) .NET Framework
26 36 (9.02%) Active Directory

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
1 115 (28.82%) SharePoint
2 39 (9.77%) IIS
3 24 (6.02%) SharePoint 2010
4 19 (4.76%) MS Exchange
5 18 (4.51%) Skype for Business
6 12 (3.01%) WebSphere
7 10 (2.51%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (2.26%) MQSeries
9 7 (1.75%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.50%) iPlanet
11 5 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.75%) Documentum
12 3 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.75%) Mule
13 2 (0.50%) CMS
13 2 (0.50%) Drupal
13 2 (0.50%) FileNet
13 2 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.25%) CICS
14 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 61 (15.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.75%) InfoPath
2 3 (0.75%) MS Office
3 2 (0.50%) MS Project
3 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 91 (22.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.26%) Unit4 Business World
3 8 (2.01%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (1.75%) SimCorp Dimension
5 6 (1.50%) BusinessWare
5 6 (1.50%) SAP R/3
6 4 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.50%) Exstream
7 2 (0.50%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.25%) Infor LN
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.25%) Sage X3
8 1 (0.25%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 41 (10.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (5.26%) Office 365
3 16 (4.01%) Yammer
4 9 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.00%) Boomi
6 2 (0.50%) FinancialForce.com
6 2 (0.50%) iPaaS
6 2 (0.50%) PaaS
6 2 (0.50%) SaaS
7 1 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.51%) Firewall
2 17 (4.26%) DNS
3 11 (2.76%) SAN
4 6 (1.50%) FTP
5 5 (1.25%) DHCP
5 5 (1.25%) HTTP
5 5 (1.25%) Internet
6 3 (0.75%) SMTP
7 2 (0.50%) Network Security
7 2 (0.50%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.50%) VLAN
7 2 (0.50%) VPN
8 1 (0.25%) AMQP
8 1 (0.25%) ATM
8 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.25%) Intranet
8 1 (0.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (38.85%) SQL Server
2 40 (10.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (3.01%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (3.01%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.76%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (2.01%) DB2
8 8 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (1.75%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.75%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.50%) DB2 UDB
10 6 (1.50%) DTS
10 6 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.00%) QlikView
12 4 (1.00%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 53 (13.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (8.77%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.50%) MSTest
3 6 (1.50%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (1.00%) Subversion
5 3 (0.75%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (0.50%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.50%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.50%) NUnit
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.50%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.50%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.25%) ERwin
7 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.25%) JIRA
7 1 (0.25%) MorphX
7 1 (0.25%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.25%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.25%) Selenium
General
1 65 (16.29%) Finance
2 24 (6.02%) Retail
3 10 (2.51%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.01%) Banking
4 8 (2.01%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (1.50%) Back Office
5 6 (1.50%) Billing
5 6 (1.50%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.25%) Local Government
7 3 (0.75%) Electronics
8 2 (0.50%) Marketing
9 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 189 (47.37%) Developer
2 101 (25.31%) BizTalk Developer
3 64 (16.04%) Architect
4 47 (11.78%) Consultant
5 45 (11.28%) .NET Developer
6 26 (6.52%) Analyst
7 25 (6.27%) Solutions Architect
8 24 (6.02%) Microsoft Developer
8 24 (6.02%) Project Manager
9 20 (5.01%) C# Developer
9 20 (5.01%) CRM Developer
10 17 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 16 (4.01%) CRM Consultant
11 16 (4.01%) Microsoft Consultant
12 15 (3.76%) BizTalk Architect
12 15 (3.76%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
13 13 (3.26%) SQL Developer
14 12 (3.01%) BizTalk Consultant
14 12 (3.01%) DBA
14 12 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (51.13%) .NET
2 82 (20.55%) Web Services
3 71 (17.79%) WCF
4 59 (14.79%) XML
5 49 (12.28%) SOAP
6 36 (9.02%) .NET Framework
7 29 (7.27%) ASP.NET
8 27 (6.77%) HTML
8 27 (6.77%) REST
9 26 (6.52%) jQuery
10 25 (6.27%) Middleware
11 20 (5.01%) MSMQ
12 17 (4.26%) EDI
13 16 (4.01%) COM
14 14 (3.51%) XSLT
15 13 (3.26%) CSS
16 11 (2.76%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (2.76%) LINQ
16 11 (2.76%) RESTful
17 10 (2.51%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 48 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (3.01%) Computer Science
3 12 (3.01%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.01%) Data Integration
5 7 (1.75%) Data Centre
5 7 (1.75%) Statistics
6 6 (1.50%) AS400
6 6 (1.50%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.50%) FMCG
7 5 (1.25%) Replication
8 4 (1.00%) Clustering
8 4 (1.00%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.00%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.00%) NHS
9 3 (0.75%) Data Extraction
9 3 (0.75%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.75%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.75%) User Experience
10 2 (0.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 60 (15.04%) Windows
2 17 (4.26%) Windows 7
3 14 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (3.26%) Windows Server
5 10 (2.51%) Linux
6 8 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.75%) Unix
8 6 (1.50%) AIX
8 6 (1.50%) Solaris
8 6 (1.50%) zOS
9 5 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.75%) Android
11 2 (0.50%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (29.57%) CRM
2 98 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (11.78%) ERP
4 41 (10.28%) SOA
5 35 (8.77%) Project Management
6 32 (8.02%) Scrum
7 31 (7.77%) Workflow
8 29 (7.27%) Case Management
9 28 (7.02%) Integration Testing
10 27 (6.77%) SDLC
11 26 (6.52%) MVC
11 26 (6.52%) TDD
12 24 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (5.51%) TOGAF
14 21 (5.26%) Document Management
15 20 (5.01%) Data Management
15 20 (5.01%) Migration
15 20 (5.01%) Waterfall
16 19 (4.76%) Configuration Management
16 19 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 131 (32.83%) SQL
2 123 (30.83%) C#
3 44 (11.03%) JavaScript
4 39 (9.77%) T-SQL
5 11 (2.76%) Java
6 10 (2.51%) PHP
7 9 (2.26%) Apex Code
7 9 (2.26%) PowerShell
7 9 (2.26%) VB
8 6 (1.50%) XPath
9 5 (1.25%) C++
9 5 (1.25%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.25%) VBScript
10 4 (1.00%) ActionScript
10 4 (1.00%) C
10 4 (1.00%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.75%) ActionScript 2.0
11 3 (0.75%) Perl
12 2 (0.50%) Delphi
12 2 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (8.52%) Degree
2 23 (5.76%) Security Cleared
3 17 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 15 (3.76%) BPSS Clearance
5 14 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (2.01%) CISM
6 8 (2.01%) CISSP
6 8 (2.01%) ISEB
7 7 (1.75%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 6 (1.50%) CCSP
8 6 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.00%) MCITP
9 4 (1.00%) MCSE
9 4 (1.00%) MCTS
10 3 (0.75%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.50%) MCSD
11 2 (0.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.01%) SLA
2 11 (2.76%) QA
3 6 (1.50%) HL7
4 4 (1.00%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.25%) RosettaNet
6 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
System Software
1 36 (9.02%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.50%) ClearTrust
3 6 (1.50%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.75%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.50%) vSphere
6 1 (0.25%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.25%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (2.51%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (2.51%) Puppet
2 6 (1.50%) CA Single Sign-On
3 5 (1.25%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (1.25%) SCOM
4 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.25%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 167 (41.85%) Microsoft
2 59 (14.79%) Oracle
3 45 (11.28%) SAP
4 31 (7.77%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (4.26%) Infor
6 16 (4.01%) VMware
7 14 (3.51%) IBM
8 7 (1.75%) CA
8 7 (1.75%) SimCorp
9 6 (1.50%) BEA
9 6 (1.50%) CheckPoint
9 6 (1.50%) Dell
9 6 (1.50%) Vitria
10 5 (1.25%) Capita
10 5 (1.25%) Citrix
10 5 (1.25%) NetApp
11 4 (1.00%) NetSuite
12 3 (0.75%) Cerner
12 3 (0.75%) EMC
12 3 (0.75%) McKesson
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