The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for BizTalk Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BizTalk Server over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft BizTalk Server
South East / Berkshire
Rank 89 114 92
Rank change year-on-year +25 -22  
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 10 12 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.55% 0.49% 1.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.75% 2.80% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 30
Median daily rate £400 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.78% +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £343 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £565 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -9.09% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 - -

BizTalk Server is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 267 428 471
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 14.73% 17.39% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 257 261
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £255 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 10
Median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -34.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing BizTalk Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for BizTalk Server in Berkshire

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BizTalk Server in Berkshire

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BizTalk Server in Berkshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BizTalk Server in Berkshire

BizTalk Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BizTalk Server in Berkshire

BizTalk Server
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Reading +18 5 £388 -22.50%
Bracknell - 2 £500 -
BizTalk Server
South East

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 24 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 20 (60.61%) C#
3 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 14 (42.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (42.42%) CRM
5 12 (36.36%) .NET
6 11 (33.33%) Oracle
6 11 (33.33%) SQL
6 11 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
7 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
8 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
8 6 (18.18%) Finance
9 5 (15.15%) MVC
9 5 (15.15%) Firewall
9 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
9 5 (15.15%) Windows
9 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
9 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
9 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
9 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (15.15%) System Testing
9 5 (15.15%) Data Analysis
10 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
10 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
10 4 (12.12%) Java
10 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
10 4 (12.12%) VMware
11 3 (9.09%) WinForms

BizTalk Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (9.09%) JBoss
1 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (42.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
2 1 (3.03%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Developer
2 15 (45.45%) BizTalk Developer
3 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) CRM Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Environment Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Test Environment Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) C# Programmer
5 1 (3.03%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.03%) CRM Developer
5 1 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (3.03%) EDI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 3 (9.09%) ADO.NET
2 3 (9.09%) Java EE
2 3 (9.09%) LINQ
2 3 (9.09%) WCF
2 3 (9.09%) WinForms
3 2 (6.06%) EDI
3 2 (6.06%) Entity Framework
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
3 2 (6.06%) XML
4 1 (3.03%) SAP PI
4 1 (3.03%) SOAP
4 1 (3.03%) XSD
4 1 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) AS400
3 1 (3.03%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
1 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
1 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) CRM
2 5 (15.15%) Data Analysis
2 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
2 5 (15.15%) MVC
2 5 (15.15%) System Testing
3 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
4 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) Defect Management
4 3 (9.09%) ITIL
4 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Business Development
5 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.06%) EAI
5 2 (6.06%) Presales
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) Regression Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.06%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) C#
2 11 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (12.12%) Java
3 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.03%) ISEB
4 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (6.06%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.06%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
1 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (6.06%) XenApp
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.06%) Citrix
4 2 (6.06%) Dell
4 2 (6.06%) F5
4 2 (6.06%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.03%) Temenos