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 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 105 108
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3  
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 5 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.27% 0.80% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.95% 4.88% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 6
Median daily rate £475 £406 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.92% +16.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £339 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £24.75
% change year-on-year +21.95% -17.17%  

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 256 389 294
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 13.96% 16.46% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 206 161
Median daily rate £368 £425 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.52% +0.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.69% +11.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 6
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -62.68%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +9.52%  

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 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 3 months to 23 June 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 +12 2 £475 +15.15% 2
Bracknell - 1 £500 -
BizTalk Server
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) Firewall
4 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
5 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
6 3 (18.75%) JBoss
6 3 (18.75%) XML
6 3 (18.75%) Java
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
6 3 (18.75%) WCF
6 3 (18.75%) Java EE
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (18.75%) Defect Management
7 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (12.50%) F5
7 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
7 2 (12.50%) Data Protection

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 (18.75%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Local Government
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) BizTalk Developer
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Azure Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Environment Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Environment Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) DBA
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) Java EE
2 3 (18.75%) WCF
2 3 (18.75%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) EDI
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) XSLT
4 1 (6.25%) SAP PI
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) AS400
2 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.25%) Life Science
2 1 (6.25%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Defect Management
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 2 (12.50%) EAI
3 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) B2B
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Information Management
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C#
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
1 2 (12.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (12.50%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) Dell
3 2 (12.50%) F5
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Temenos
Reading, Berkshire
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