Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 2018 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 142 133
Rank change year-on-year -27 -9 +19
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 5 19 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.12% 0.46% 0.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.81% 3.15% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 36
Berkshire median daily rate £481 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.24% -2.86% -32.69%
10th Percentile £460 £377 £344
90th Percentile £506 £488 £500
South East median daily rate £473 £425 £431
% change year-on-year +11.18% -1.45% -4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £41.25 - £42.50

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 620 604 710
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 15.17% 14.69% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 330 366
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.59% +5.63%
10th Percentile £282 £299 £259
90th Percentile £588 £575 £582
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.31% +0.06% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 37 33
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -16.67% -23.08%
10th Percentile £11.70 £11.05 £12.05
90th Percentile £38.65 £38.00 £54.42
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £19.34 £22.25
% change year-on-year +55.12% -13.08% +20.27%

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 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 17 November 2018. 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 -9 4 £481 +6.94%
Slough -11 1 - -
BizTalk Server
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BizTalk Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
1 3 (60.00%) WCF
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (60.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (40.00%) MuleSoft
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) OAuth
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Fiorano
2 2 (40.00%) XSLT
2 2 (40.00%) EDI
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) FTP
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) B2B
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation

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 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Architect
2 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) REST
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
1 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) EDI
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) OAuth
2 2 (40.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) B2B
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Fiorano
1 2 (40.00%) MuleSoft
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle