Period
to 21 November 2018

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 21 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
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 619 622 430
Rank change year-on-year +3 -192 -59
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 240 249 521
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.26% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.49% 1.57% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 156 372
England median daily rate £450 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £363 £339 £313
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £435 £445
% change year-on-year +3.45% -2.25% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 6
England median hourly rate £33.45 £25.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.81% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £22.93 £25.00 £22.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £25.00 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £33.45 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +33.81% +4.17% +9.09%

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 16,084 15,858 18,099
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.90% 16.72% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,566 10,512 11,811
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £256
90th Percentile £633 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 377 404 447
England median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% +2.96%
10th Percentile £12.33 £11.08 £12.25
90th Percentile £48.00 £47.83 £49.05
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 21 November 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing BizTalk Server in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 21 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
London -7 82 £450 -5.26% 10
South East -12 55 £473 +11.18% 12
North of England +5 42 £500 +25.00% 10
Midlands 0 31 £425 - 6
West Midlands -2 29 £425 -9.33% 4
North West -13 26 £500 +25.00% 6
South West -4 16 £485 +11.49% 3
Yorkshire 0 15 £413 +17.86% 4
East of England -3 14 £550 +65.04% 5
East Midlands +2 2 £313 -9.42% 2
North East -9 1 - -
BizTalk Server
UK

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

1 118 (49.17%) .NET
2 101 (42.08%) C#
3 95 (39.58%) Microsoft
4 74 (30.83%) SQL Server
5 69 (28.75%) SQL
6 65 (27.08%) Microsoft Azure
7 52 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
8 50 (20.83%) Oracle
9 49 (20.42%) Finance
10 46 (19.17%) Windows
10 46 (19.17%) CRM
11 42 (17.50%) XML
11 42 (17.50%) Dynamics CRM
12 41 (17.08%) JavaScript
13 37 (15.42%) SharePoint
14 35 (14.58%) Team Foundation Server
15 34 (14.17%) Java
16 33 (13.75%) SOAP
16 33 (13.75%) Web Services
17 30 (12.50%) Scrum
18 29 (12.08%) Visual Studio
18 29 (12.08%) Middleware
19 27 (11.25%) WCF
20 24 (10.00%) IIS
20 24 (10.00%) ASP.NET
20 24 (10.00%) MVC
21 23 (9.58%) TIBCO
21 23 (9.58%) Windows Server
22 22 (9.17%) AngularJS
22 22 (9.17%) Dell

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 37 (15.42%) SharePoint
2 24 (10.00%) IIS
3 16 (6.67%) CMS
3 16 (6.67%) WebSphere
4 12 (5.00%) Umbraco
5 10 (4.17%) Tomcat
6 8 (3.33%) Apache ServiceMix
6 8 (3.33%) JBoss
7 4 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.25%) Anypoint
8 3 (1.25%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.25%) Confluence
8 3 (1.25%) FileNet
8 3 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.83%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.42%) Mule
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 42 (17.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (8.75%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.83%) SAP MII
4 1 (0.42%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.42%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 65 (27.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (8.33%) Boomi
3 18 (7.50%) Dynamics 365
4 16 (6.67%) PaaS
5 13 (5.42%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (5.42%) SaaS
6 11 (4.58%) Apigee
6 11 (4.58%) IaaS
7 8 (3.33%) GitHub
8 6 (2.50%) iPaaS
9 4 (1.67%) Azure Functions
9 4 (1.67%) Serverless
10 3 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (1.25%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (1.25%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (1.25%) Office 365
10 3 (1.25%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.83%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.42%) Data Lake Analytics
12 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.92%) Firewall
2 6 (2.50%) SAN
3 4 (1.67%) HTTP
3 4 (1.67%) Internet
4 3 (1.25%) DHCP
4 3 (1.25%) DNS
4 3 (1.25%) SMTP
4 3 (1.25%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.83%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.83%) FTP
5 2 (0.83%) iSCSI
5 2 (0.83%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (30.83%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.75%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (3.33%) MySQL
6 6 (2.50%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (2.08%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.08%) Power BI
7 5 (2.08%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.67%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (1.67%) Big Data
8 4 (1.67%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.25%) Amazon Athena
9 3 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.25%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (1.25%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.25%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 35 (14.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (12.08%) Visual Studio
3 17 (7.08%) TeamCity
4 16 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 15 (6.25%) gulp
5 15 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
5 15 (6.25%) Selenium
6 14 (5.83%) Bitbucket
7 9 (3.75%) Visual Studio Team System
8 6 (2.50%) JIRA
9 5 (2.08%) Rational Rhapsody
10 2 (0.83%) MSTest
10 2 (0.83%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (0.83%) XMLUnit
11 1 (0.42%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.42%) Mocha
11 1 (0.42%) NCover
11 1 (0.42%) Rhino Mocks
11 1 (0.42%) SoapUI
General
1 49 (20.42%) Finance
2 14 (5.83%) Banking
3 7 (2.92%) Retail
4 2 (0.83%) Advertising
4 2 (0.83%) Financial Institution
4 2 (0.83%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.42%) Back Office
5 1 (0.42%) Legal
5 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 125 (52.08%) Developer
2 60 (25.00%) BizTalk Developer
3 39 (16.25%) Architect
4 24 (10.00%) CRM Developer
4 24 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 23 (9.58%) Analyst
6 21 (8.75%) Applications Support
7 19 (7.92%) .NET Developer
8 14 (5.83%) Support Analyst
9 13 (5.42%) Microsoft Developer
10 12 (5.00%) C# Developer
10 12 (5.00%) Consultant
10 12 (5.00%) Integration Developer
10 12 (5.00%) SQL Developer
11 11 (4.58%) Applications Support Analyst
11 11 (4.58%) BizTalk Architect
11 11 (4.58%) Senior Developer
12 10 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (3.75%) Java Developer
14 7 (2.92%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (49.17%) .NET
2 42 (17.50%) XML
3 33 (13.75%) SOAP
3 33 (13.75%) Web Services
4 29 (12.08%) Middleware
5 27 (11.25%) WCF
6 24 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 22 (9.17%) AngularJS
8 19 (7.92%) ASP.NET Web API
9 18 (7.50%) XSLT
10 15 (6.25%) .NET Framework
11 12 (5.00%) jQuery
12 11 (4.58%) JSON
13 10 (4.17%) EDI
13 10 (4.17%) HTML
13 10 (4.17%) REST
14 8 (3.33%) Apache Camel
14 8 (3.33%) J2EE
14 8 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails
14 8 (3.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.42%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (4.58%) Clustering
3 10 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.50%) SWIFT
5 4 (1.67%) NHS
5 4 (1.67%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.25%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.25%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.25%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.83%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.42%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.42%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.42%) HP Superdome
8 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.42%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.42%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.42%) Replication
8 1 (0.42%) Robotics
8 1 (0.42%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.42%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 46 (19.17%) Windows
2 23 (9.58%) Windows Server
3 13 (5.42%) Linux
4 8 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.67%) Unix
5 4 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.25%) AIX
6 3 (1.25%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.25%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.42%) HPUX
7 1 (0.42%) Solaris
7 1 (0.42%) VMS
7 1 (0.42%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (19.17%) CRM
3 30 (12.50%) Scrum
4 24 (10.00%) MVC
5 21 (8.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 21 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (8.33%) DevOps
6 20 (8.33%) ITIL
6 20 (8.33%) TDD
7 19 (7.92%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (7.92%) Test Automation
8 16 (6.67%) Content Management
8 16 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
9 15 (6.25%) Deployment Automation
9 15 (6.25%) ERP
9 15 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
10 14 (5.83%) Migration
10 14 (5.83%) Workflow
11 13 (5.42%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 101 (42.08%) C#
2 69 (28.75%) SQL
3 41 (17.08%) JavaScript
4 34 (14.17%) Java
5 16 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 8 (3.33%) C++
6 8 (3.33%) Python
6 8 (3.33%) Ruby
6 8 (3.33%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.50%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.08%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.67%) XPath
10 3 (1.25%) C
10 3 (1.25%) VB
11 1 (0.42%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.42%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.42%) VC++
11 1 (0.42%) X++
Qualifications
1 20 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 17 (7.08%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.08%) Degree
4 5 (2.08%) ISEB
5 3 (1.25%) MCSE
6 2 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.83%) CCNA
6 2 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.83%) MCITP
6 2 (0.83%) MCSA
6 2 (0.83%) VCP6
6 2 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.42%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.42%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.42%) OCP
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.50%) QA
2 5 (2.08%) HL7
3 4 (1.67%) SLA
4 3 (1.25%) SEPA
5 2 (0.83%) GDPR
6 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.42%) PMO
6 1 (0.42%) TARGET2
System Software
1 9 (3.75%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.25%) XenApp
5 2 (0.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (3.33%) SCOM
2 7 (2.92%) Failover Clustering
3 5 (2.08%) Ansible
3 5 (2.08%) Nagios
4 4 (1.67%) Data Guard
5 3 (1.25%) SCCM
6 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.83%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.83%) PaperCut
6 2 (0.83%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.83%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 95 (39.58%) Microsoft
2 50 (20.83%) Oracle
3 23 (9.58%) TIBCO
4 22 (9.17%) Dell
5 20 (8.33%) SAP
6 14 (5.83%) MuleSoft
7 12 (5.00%) VMware
8 10 (4.17%) Fiorano
8 10 (4.17%) Sitecore
9 8 (3.33%) Axway
9 8 (3.33%) IBM
9 8 (3.33%) Jitterbit
9 8 (3.33%) Red Hat
9 8 (3.33%) Talend
9 8 (3.33%) webMethods
10 7 (2.92%) Citrix
10 7 (2.92%) ForgeRock
11 6 (2.50%) Google
11 6 (2.50%) HP
12 5 (2.08%) Splunk