Period
to 4 December 2020

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 4 December 2020 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
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 446 617 658
Rank change year-on-year +171 +41 -26
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 74 157 233
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.60% 1.42% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 121 148
Median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
10th Percentile £316 £370 £363
90th Percentile £650 £625 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £460 £450
% change year-on-year -7.61% +2.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £35.07 £26.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +30.33% +7.62%
UK median hourly rate - £35.07 £26.91
% change year-on-year - +30.33% +7.62%

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 4,629 11,049 15,976
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.57% 14.75% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,892 7,189 10,426
Median daily rate £463 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £275 £256 £277
90th Percentile £655 £638 £638
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £455
% change year-on-year +2.78% -1.10% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 265 372
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.52 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.57% -4.56% +7.50%
10th Percentile £13.23 £11.00 £12.03
90th Percentile £60.40 £53.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year +62.79% - +7.50%

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for BizTalk Server in England

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing BizTalk Server in England.

Daily rate trend for BizTalk Server in England

BizTalk Server
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing BizTalk Server in England over the 6 months to 4 December 2020.

Daily rate histogram for BizTalk Server in England

BizTalk Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing BizTalk Server in England.

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 4 December 2020. 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 +149 38 £500 -1.96% 3
North of England +102 23 £371 -21.84% 5
North West +78 15 £365 -27.00% 3
South East +124 9 £425 - 4
Yorkshire +49 8 £463 +8.82% 2
East of England +82 3 £200 - 2
BizTalk Server
UK

For the 6 months to 4 December 2020, 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 50 (67.57%) Azure
2 34 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 34 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (35.14%) C#
3 26 (35.14%) Microservices
4 25 (33.78%) MuleSoft
4 25 (33.78%) Oracle
5 24 (32.43%) AWS
6 23 (31.08%) .NET
7 22 (29.73%) SQL
7 22 (29.73%) SOAP
8 21 (28.38%) SQL Server
9 20 (27.03%) Active Directory
9 20 (27.03%) SC Cleared
9 20 (27.03%) Security Cleared
10 19 (25.68%) SharePoint
10 19 (25.68%) Logic Apps
11 18 (24.32%) CRM
11 18 (24.32%) Java
11 18 (24.32%) XML
12 17 (22.97%) Web Services
13 16 (21.62%) Dynamics CRM
14 15 (20.27%) JSON
14 15 (20.27%) Unit Testing
14 15 (20.27%) RESTful
14 15 (20.27%) WSDL
14 15 (20.27%) XML Schema
15 14 (18.92%) Dell
15 14 (18.92%) Python
15 14 (18.92%) Identity Management

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 19 (25.68%) SharePoint
2 10 (13.51%) Apache ServiceMix
2 10 (13.51%) Confluence
2 10 (13.51%) JBoss
2 10 (13.51%) Red Hat Fuse
2 10 (13.51%) WebSphere
3 6 (8.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (5.41%) IIS
5 1 (1.35%) CMS
5 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (21.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (13.51%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 50 (67.57%) Azure
2 24 (32.43%) AWS
3 19 (25.68%) Logic Apps
4 14 (18.92%) Boomi
4 14 (18.92%) Serverless
5 13 (17.57%) Azure Active Directory
5 13 (17.57%) Azure Functions
6 10 (13.51%) Apigee
7 9 (12.16%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (10.81%) SaaS
9 7 (9.46%) Dynamics 365
9 7 (9.46%) Office 365
9 7 (9.46%) PaaS
10 6 (8.11%) Power Platform
11 4 (5.41%) GCP
11 4 (5.41%) IaaS
12 3 (4.05%) PowerApps
13 1 (1.35%) Azure Data Factory
13 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.51%) HTTP
2 3 (4.05%) DHCP
2 3 (4.05%) DNS
2 3 (4.05%) Firewall
3 2 (2.70%) Skype
4 1 (1.35%) FTP
4 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.38%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.86%) Azure SQL Database
3 9 (12.16%) MongoDB
4 6 (8.11%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (5.41%) Big Data
5 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.41%) GIS
5 4 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.05%) Power BI
6 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.70%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (2.70%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.35%) Text Mining
8 1 (1.35%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 14 (18.92%) Jenkins
2 11 (14.86%) Visual Studio
3 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
3 10 (13.51%) JIRA
3 10 (13.51%) JUnit
3 10 (13.51%) SonarQube
4 9 (12.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (6.76%) Postman
5 5 (6.76%) SoapUI
6 4 (5.41%) CircleCI
6 4 (5.41%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 13 (17.57%) Public Sector
2 4 (5.41%) Finance
3 2 (2.70%) Back Office
3 2 (2.70%) Local Government
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (41.89%) Developer
2 14 (18.92%) Architect
3 10 (13.51%) Java Developer
4 8 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.11%) Azure Developer
5 6 (8.11%) BizTalk Developer
5 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Consultant
6 5 (6.76%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Python Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.41%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Integration Developer
7 4 (5.41%) SharePoint Specialist
7 4 (5.41%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.05%) Azure Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Cloud Native Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Development Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Senior Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.08%) .NET
2 22 (29.73%) SOAP
3 18 (24.32%) XML
4 17 (22.97%) Web Services
5 15 (20.27%) JSON
5 15 (20.27%) RESTful
5 15 (20.27%) WSDL
5 15 (20.27%) XML Schema
6 12 (16.22%) REST
6 12 (16.22%) Spring
7 11 (14.86%) Middleware
8 10 (13.51%) Apache Camel
8 10 (13.51%) IBM Integration Bus
8 10 (13.51%) JSON Schema
8 10 (13.51%) Oracle Fusion
8 10 (13.51%) SAML
8 10 (13.51%) Spring Boot
9 7 (9.46%) .NET Framework
10 6 (8.11%) React
10 6 (8.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) Cloud Native
2 10 (13.51%) Smartcard
3 5 (6.76%) N-Tier
4 4 (5.41%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.70%) NHS
7 1 (1.35%) DataPower
7 1 (1.35%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.35%) Mashup
7 1 (1.35%) Semantic Web
7 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.81%) Windows
2 4 (5.41%) Android
2 4 (5.41%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.41%) Solaris
2 4 (5.41%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (35.14%) Microservices
3 18 (24.32%) CRM
4 15 (20.27%) Unit Testing
5 14 (18.92%) Identity Management
6 13 (17.57%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (13.51%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (13.51%) Data Modelling
7 10 (13.51%) Identity Access Management
7 10 (13.51%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 10 (13.51%) SDLC
7 10 (13.51%) Software Engineering
7 10 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (12.16%) Data Development
8 9 (12.16%) Data Engineering
8 9 (12.16%) ITIL
8 9 (12.16%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 8 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 8 (10.81%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 26 (35.14%) C#
2 22 (29.73%) SQL
3 18 (24.32%) Java
4 14 (18.92%) Python
5 13 (17.57%) Go
6 12 (16.22%) T-SQL
7 9 (12.16%) C++
7 9 (12.16%) JavaScript
7 9 (12.16%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.35%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.35%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (1.35%) Perl
8 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (27.03%) SC Cleared
1 20 (27.03%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (5.41%) ISEB
3 4 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.35%) CCNA
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.35%) CISM
4 1 (1.35%) CISSP
4 1 (1.35%) Degree
4 1 (1.35%) ISSMP
4 1 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.35%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.35%) MCP
4 1 (1.35%) MCSE
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.35%) PhD
4 1 (1.35%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) HL7
System Software
1 20 (27.03%) Active Directory
2 11 (14.86%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
3 4 (5.41%) Docker
3 4 (5.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (18.92%) Kubernetes
2 10 (13.51%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (5.41%) Ansible
3 4 (5.41%) Terraform
4 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (4.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 25 (33.78%) MuleSoft
2 25 (33.78%) Oracle
3 14 (18.92%) Dell
4 10 (13.51%) Atlassian
4 10 (13.51%) Axway
4 10 (13.51%) Fiorano
4 10 (13.51%) Jitterbit
4 10 (13.51%) Red Hat
4 10 (13.51%) Talend
4 10 (13.51%) TIBCO
4 10 (13.51%) webMethods
5 8 (10.81%) SAP
6 5 (6.76%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (5.41%) Cloudera
7 4 (5.41%) Google
7 4 (5.41%) IBM
7 4 (5.41%) Sun
8 2 (2.70%) hybris
8 2 (2.70%) InterSystems