Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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.

Microsoft BizTalk Server
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 135 155
Rank change year-on-year -7 +20 -49
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 19 37 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.47% 0.86% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.18% 5.25% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 36 40
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £438 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -32.69% +44.44%
10th Percentile £377 £344 £413
90th Percentile £488 £500 £700
South East median daily rate £425 £431 £450
% change year-on-year -1.45% -4.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £42.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +54.55% -

BizTalk Server is in the Application Platforms category. The following 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.

All Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 598 705 756
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.67% 16.45% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 359 434
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £225
90th Percentile £575 £588 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 32 16
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.47% -12.82% +11.43%
10th Percentile £11.05 £12.03 £13.63
90th Percentile £38.00 £55.04 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.04% +21.62% +13.57%

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing BizTalk Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -11 8 £450 +6.51%
Slough - 3 £425 -
Bracknell - 1 £500 -
BizTalk Server
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) SOA
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) TDD
4 5 (26.32%) WCF
4 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
5 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
5 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
5 4 (21.05%) REST
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) Web Services
5 4 (21.05%) XML
6 3 (15.79%) ETL
6 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco
6 3 (15.79%) Unix
6 3 (15.79%) Windows
6 3 (15.79%) HPUX
6 3 (15.79%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) OO
6 3 (15.79%) MSMQ
6 3 (15.79%) Java
6 3 (15.79%) J2EE
6 3 (15.79%) MySQL
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle

BizTalk Server
Co-occurring 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 (15.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) SaaS
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
1 3 (15.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) HDInsight
3 1 (5.26%) Neo4j
3 1 (5.26%) Power BI
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) MSBuild
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) BizTalk Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Azure Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Architect
5 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# WCF Developer
5 1 (5.26%) WCF Developer
5 1 (5.26%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) WCF
3 4 (21.05%) REST
3 4 (21.05%) Web Services
3 4 (21.05%) XML
4 3 (15.79%) EJB
4 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
4 3 (15.79%) J2EE
4 3 (15.79%) JPA
4 3 (15.79%) JSF
4 3 (15.79%) JSP
4 3 (15.79%) MSMQ
4 3 (15.79%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (15.79%) Servlets
4 3 (15.79%) SOAP
4 3 (15.79%) Spring
4 3 (15.79%) Struts
5 2 (10.53%) EDI
6 1 (5.26%) XSD
6 1 (5.26%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Structures
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) HPUX
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Unix
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (31.58%) SOA
2 5 (26.32%) TDD
3 4 (21.05%) Scrum
3 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
4 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.79%) Deployment Diagram
4 3 (15.79%) ETL
4 3 (15.79%) High Availability
4 3 (15.79%) Logical Data Model
4 3 (15.79%) MSF
4 3 (15.79%) OO
4 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
4 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
4 3 (15.79%) Workflow
4 3 (15.79%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Apigee
3 1 (5.26%) Capita