Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 21 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
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 145 123
Rank change year-on-year -41 -22 +13
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 17 53 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.33% 1.10% 1.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.84% 7.03% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 43 83
East of England median daily rate £333 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.79% -17.65% -1.45%
10th Percentile £290 £238 £263
90th Percentile £446 £425 £700
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -48.24%

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 the East of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 925 754 1039
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.87% 15.59% 17.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 458 594
East of England median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £241 £219 £196
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 28 80
East of England median hourly rate £36.50 £31.50 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.87% +6.78% +40.48%
10th Percentile £13.25 £10.59 £10.50
90th Percentile £45.50 £41.88 £44.00
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.43
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.96% +7.92%

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing BizTalk Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for BizTalk Server in the East of England

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BizTalk Server in the East of England

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BizTalk Server in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BizTalk Server in the East of England

BizTalk Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BizTalk Server in the East of England

BizTalk Server
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 21 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
Suffolk +19 9 £298 -23.03%
Cambridgeshire -21 6 £413 +10.00%
Bedfordshire -13 1 - -
Essex -29 1 - -
BizTalk Server
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 East of England region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) .NET
3 9 (52.94%) SharePoint
3 9 (52.94%) Workflow
4 8 (47.06%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (47.06%) SharePoint Server
4 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (41.18%) X++
5 7 (41.18%) MorphX
6 5 (29.41%) Windows
6 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
7 4 (23.53%) CRM
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (17.65%) WCF
8 3 (17.65%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (17.65%) Tableau
8 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
8 3 (17.65%) General Ledger
8 3 (17.65%) Information Management
8 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (17.65%) C#

BizTalk Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 9 (52.94%) SharePoint
2 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 8 (47.06%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (5.88%) CMS
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MorphX
2 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) General Ledger
2 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Dynamics AX Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Silverlight Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) WCF
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (11.76%) Silverlight
3 2 (11.76%) WPF
4 1 (5.88%) SOAP
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Workflow
2 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (23.53%) CRM
4 3 (17.65%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) Information Management
4 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
5 2 (11.76%) MVC
5 2 (11.76%) MVVM
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) BPEL
6 1 (5.88%) Content Management
6 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.88%) ERP
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) SOA
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) X++
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) XAML
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.88%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Tableau
3 1 (5.88%) VMware