Period
to 20 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 20 July 2019 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
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 633 600 561
Rank change year-on-year -33 -39 -63
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 181 259 273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.27% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.36% 1.65% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 183 174
England median daily rate £450 £450 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.56% +1.70%
10th Percentile £350 £350 £333
90th Percentile £604 £575 £538
UK median daily rate £455 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% -3.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 2
England median hourly rate £35.07 £40.25 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.88% +67.71% -
10th Percentile £30.03 £23.98 £23.20
90th Percentile £40.10 £43.75 £24.80
UK median hourly rate £35.07 £40.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year -12.88% +67.71% -

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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 13,348 15,736 14,950
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.71% 16.56% 17.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,575 10,423 9,668
England median daily rate £475 £450 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +0.50% +5.35%
10th Percentile £273 £270 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £601
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £431
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.47% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 372 373
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £19.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.65% +2.75%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.25 £51.25 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £20.86 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +4.28% +2.56% -2.50%

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for BizTalk Server in England

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BizTalk Server in England

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BizTalk Server in England over the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BizTalk Server in England

BizTalk Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BizTalk Server in England

BizTalk Server
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 20 July 2019. 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
London +46 67 £475 +5.56% 14
South East -18 38 £425 -10.53% 7
North of England +30 30 £500 +5.26% 5
Midlands -8 18 £475 +5.56% 5
East of England +14 17 £475 -13.64% 2
North West +15 16 £500 - 4
Yorkshire +20 13 £525 +20.00% 1
East Midlands +29 10 £450 -37.93% 2
South West -31 8 £370 -12.94% 7
West Midlands -31 8 £550 +22.22% 3
North East - 1 £400 -
BizTalk Server
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 99 (54.70%) .NET
2 75 (41.44%) C#
3 72 (39.78%) Microsoft
4 59 (32.60%) SQL
4 59 (32.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 51 (28.18%) SQL Server
6 43 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (20.99%) XML
8 36 (19.89%) SharePoint
9 35 (19.34%) Web Services
10 34 (18.78%) Oracle
11 33 (18.23%) Team Foundation Server
12 30 (16.57%) Visual Studio
12 30 (16.57%) CRM
12 30 (16.57%) Dynamics CRM
13 28 (15.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 27 (14.92%) Finance
15 25 (13.81%) ASP.NET
15 25 (13.81%) REST
16 22 (12.15%) Scrum
17 21 (11.60%) WCF
17 21 (11.60%) Windows
17 21 (11.60%) Microservices
18 20 (11.05%) Java
19 19 (10.50%) JSON
19 19 (10.50%) .NET Framework
19 19 (10.50%) Data Integration
20 18 (9.94%) Dynamics 365
20 18 (9.94%) JavaScript
20 18 (9.94%) T-SQL

BizTalk Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 36 (19.89%) SharePoint
2 17 (9.39%) IIS
3 11 (6.08%) WebSphere
4 7 (3.87%) Mendix
4 7 (3.87%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (3.31%) NetWeaver
6 4 (2.21%) CMS
7 3 (1.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.66%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.66%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.10%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (1.10%) JBoss
9 1 (0.55%) Drupal
9 1 (0.55%) Mule
9 1 (0.55%) SAS
9 1 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (16.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (4.97%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.55%) Maximo
5 1 (0.55%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 59 (32.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (9.94%) Dynamics 365
3 14 (7.73%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (5.52%) Azure Functions
4 10 (5.52%) Serverless
5 8 (4.42%) Office 365
5 8 (4.42%) SaaS
6 7 (3.87%) Apigee
6 7 (3.87%) Boomi
7 6 (3.31%) PaaS
8 4 (2.21%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (2.21%) Google Analytics
9 3 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.66%) IaaS
9 3 (1.66%) iPaaS
10 2 (1.10%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (1.10%) Trello
11 1 (0.55%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.55%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.73%) Firewall
2 11 (6.08%) Internet
3 6 (3.31%) HTTP
4 4 (2.21%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (2.21%) VoIP
5 3 (1.66%) SAN
6 2 (1.10%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.10%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.55%) DHCP
7 1 (0.55%) DNS
7 1 (0.55%) FTP
7 1 (0.55%) Network Security
7 1 (0.55%) SMTP
7 1 (0.55%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (28.18%) SQL Server
2 28 (15.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (9.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (4.97%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (4.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 8 (4.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (3.87%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.31%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (3.31%) Cosmos DB
8 4 (2.21%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.66%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.66%) Triplestore
10 2 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.10%) MS Access
10 2 (1.10%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.10%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 33 (18.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (16.57%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.97%) Git (software)
4 8 (4.42%) Selenium
4 8 (4.42%) SoapUI
5 6 (3.31%) Bitbucket
5 6 (3.31%) gulp
5 6 (3.31%) JIRA
5 6 (3.31%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (3.31%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.66%) Subversion
7 2 (1.10%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.10%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
General
1 27 (14.92%) Finance
2 5 (2.76%) Legal
2 5 (2.76%) Local Government
3 4 (2.21%) Banking
3 4 (2.21%) Financial Institution
3 4 (2.21%) Retail
4 3 (1.66%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.66%) Publishing
5 2 (1.10%) Billing
5 2 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.55%) Law
6 1 (0.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (35.36%) Developer
2 43 (23.76%) BizTalk Developer
3 37 (20.44%) Architect
4 22 (12.15%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (7.73%) Analyst
6 13 (7.18%) .NET Developer
7 11 (6.08%) Consultant
8 9 (4.97%) CRM Architect
9 8 (4.42%) C# Developer
9 8 (4.42%) CRM Solutions Architect
10 7 (3.87%) Integration Architect
10 7 (3.87%) Integration Developer
10 7 (3.87%) Technical Leader
11 6 (3.31%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (3.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (3.31%) Integration Engineer
11 6 (3.31%) Tester
12 5 (2.76%) Administrator
12 5 (2.76%) Data Engineer
12 5 (2.76%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (54.70%) .NET
2 38 (20.99%) XML
3 35 (19.34%) Web Services
4 25 (13.81%) ASP.NET
4 25 (13.81%) REST
5 21 (11.60%) WCF
6 19 (10.50%) .NET Framework
6 19 (10.50%) JSON
7 18 (9.94%) SOAP
8 15 (8.29%) XSLT
9 14 (7.73%) .NET Core
10 12 (6.63%) AngularJS
10 12 (6.63%) Middleware
11 10 (5.52%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (5.52%) HTML
12 9 (4.97%) WebSphere MQ
13 8 (4.42%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (4.42%) CSS
14 7 (3.87%) Entity Framework
14 7 (3.87%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.18%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (6.63%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.97%) N-Tier
4 5 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.76%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.21%) NHS
6 3 (1.66%) HP Superdome
6 3 (1.66%) Internet of Things
6 3 (1.66%) Semantic Web
7 2 (1.10%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.10%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.10%) User Experience
8 1 (0.55%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.55%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.60%) Windows
2 13 (7.18%) Linux
3 11 (6.08%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.21%) Unix
5 3 (1.66%) HPUX
5 3 (1.66%) VMS
6 1 (0.55%) AIX
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (16.57%) CRM
3 22 (12.15%) Scrum
4 21 (11.60%) Microservices
5 19 (10.50%) Data Integration
6 16 (8.84%) ITIL
6 16 (8.84%) Test Automation
6 16 (8.84%) Unit Testing
7 14 (7.73%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (7.18%) DevOps
8 13 (7.18%) MVC
8 13 (7.18%) Project Management
8 13 (7.18%) TDD
9 12 (6.63%) Migration
9 12 (6.63%) OO
9 12 (6.63%) SOA
9 12 (6.63%) Waterfall
10 11 (6.08%) ERP
11 10 (5.52%) Change Management
12 9 (4.97%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 75 (41.44%) C#
2 59 (32.60%) SQL
3 20 (11.05%) Java
4 18 (9.94%) JavaScript
4 18 (9.94%) T-SQL
5 10 (5.52%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.21%) ActionScript
6 4 (2.21%) ActionScript 2.0
6 4 (2.21%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.21%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.10%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.10%) VB
8 1 (0.55%) C
8 1 (0.55%) PHP
8 1 (0.55%) VBA
8 1 (0.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (7.73%) Degree
2 10 (5.52%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.87%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.21%) CCNA
5 4 (2.21%) CCNP
5 4 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.21%) Master's Degree
5 4 (2.21%) MCITP
5 4 (2.21%) MCSA
5 4 (2.21%) MCSE
5 4 (2.21%) VCP6
5 4 (2.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.66%) PhD
7 1 (0.55%) MBA
7 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.76%) HL7
2 4 (2.21%) QA
3 2 (1.10%) SEPA
3 2 (1.10%) TARGET2
4 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.55%) GDPR
4 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (4.42%) Hyper-V
2 7 (3.87%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.31%) Docker
3 6 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (4.42%) SCOM
2 7 (3.87%) SCCM
3 4 (2.21%) Ansible
3 4 (2.21%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (2.21%) NetBackup
3 4 (2.21%) PaperCut
3 4 (2.21%) SCVMM
3 4 (2.21%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 72 (39.78%) Microsoft
2 34 (18.78%) Oracle
3 16 (8.84%) SAP
4 11 (6.08%) VMware
5 9 (4.97%) Cisco
6 8 (4.42%) Dell
7 7 (3.87%) Google
7 7 (3.87%) HP
8 6 (3.31%) MuleSoft
8 6 (3.31%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (2.76%) IBM
9 5 (2.76%) Tableau
9 5 (2.76%) Xamarin
10 4 (2.21%) CommVault
10 4 (2.21%) Polycom
10 4 (2.21%) SolarWinds
10 4 (2.21%) Talend
10 4 (2.21%) TIBCO
10 4 (2.21%) WatchGuard
10 4 (2.21%) webMethods