The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 27 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.

Microsoft BizTalk Server
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 67 72
Rank change year-on-year -15 +5  
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 3 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.29% 0.96% 1.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.95% 5.41% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +26.98%  
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 154 185 209
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 15.11% 17.74% 17.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 96 102
Median daily rate £363 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.37% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.84% +0.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.25 £15.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £17.00 £32.26
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BizTalk Server in Buckinghamshire

BizTalk Server
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Milton Keynes -2 3 - -
BizTalk Server
South East

BizTalk Server
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 8 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (80.00%) zOS
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle
4 6 (60.00%) ITIL
4 6 (60.00%) LDAP
4 6 (60.00%) ILOG
4 6 (60.00%) Staffware
5 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (50.00%) DB2
5 5 (50.00%) IIS
5 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 5 (50.00%) Unix
5 5 (50.00%) Mainframe
5 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (40.00%) Banking
7 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (30.00%) ITSM
7 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (30.00%) Scrum
7 3 (30.00%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (30.00%) Kanban
7 3 (30.00%) BPMN
7 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (30.00%) LiveCycle
7 3 (30.00%) Confluence
7 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (30.00%) Degree

BizTalk Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 8 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (50.00%) IIS
2 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (30.00%) Confluence
3 3 (30.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (30.00%) LiveCycle
3 3 (30.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) LDAP
2 2 (20.00%) ATM
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) DB2
2 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (20.00%) PowerCenter
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
1 3 (30.00%) SonarQube
1 3 (30.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Deployment Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Finance Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Finance Project Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Financial Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Middleware Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Process Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Project Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Junior
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) zOS
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) BPMN
2 3 (30.00%) Change Management
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITSM
2 3 (30.00%) Kanban
2 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) Service Management
2 3 (30.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) Logistics
3 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) APMG
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) ILOG
3 3 (30.00%) Adobe
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft