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 3 months to 22 June 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
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 485 444 297
Rank change year-on-year -41 -147  
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 105 196 379
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.40% 0.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.46% 2.22% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 150 274
Median daily rate £425 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.95% -6.81%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £24.75
% change year-on-year +21.95% -17.17%  

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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7176 8847 9088
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.67% 17.86% 17.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4623 6014 5789
Median daily rate £438 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 200 304
Median hourly rate £24.75 £20.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.75% -2.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.05 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14%  

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 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
London -11 28 £450 -1.09% 11
South East -10 21 £463 +10.44% 6
East of England -10 21 £400 +6.66% 2
West Midlands +25 12 £438 +29.62% 2
North West +24 8 £369 -13.23% 2
Yorkshire +27 6 £388 -5.48% 2
East Midlands -6 5 £500 - 2
South West -5 3 £425 -3.13% 4
North East +64 1 £400 +10.34%
BizTalk Server
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 England region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 162 (56.64%) Microsoft
2 149 (52.10%) SQL Server
3 128 (44.76%) .NET
4 106 (37.06%) CRM
5 102 (35.66%) Windows
6 96 (33.57%) SQL
7 93 (32.52%) C#
7 93 (32.52%) SharePoint
8 86 (30.07%) Agile Software Development
8 86 (30.07%) Microsoft Azure
9 83 (29.02%) Finance
10 77 (26.92%) Dynamics CRM
11 72 (25.17%) IIS
12 57 (19.93%) Web Services
13 53 (18.53%) Business Intelligence
14 52 (18.18%) Oracle
14 52 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 45 (15.73%) SAP
16 44 (15.38%) Scrum
17 43 (15.03%) ERP
17 43 (15.03%) WCF
17 43 (15.03%) Team Foundation Server
18 41 (14.34%) Dynamics AX
19 39 (13.64%) Waterfall
19 39 (13.64%) XML
19 39 (13.64%) Windows Server
20 38 (13.29%) ITIL
21 33 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 33 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
22 32 (11.19%) Salesforce.com

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 93 (32.52%) SharePoint
2 72 (25.17%) IIS
3 25 (8.74%) Skype for Business
4 20 (6.99%) WebSphere
5 10 (3.50%) MS Exchange
6 9 (3.15%) CMS
7 8 (2.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.75%) IBM Transformation Extender
8 5 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.40%) JBoss
9 4 (1.40%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.05%) Confluence
10 3 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.05%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (1.05%) LiveCycle
10 3 (1.05%) SAS
11 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (3.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.45%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (2.10%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 77 (26.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (14.34%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.75%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (1.75%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (1.40%) Adobe Campaign
4 4 (1.40%) Staffware
4 4 (1.40%) Unica
5 2 (0.70%) Maximo
5 2 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.35%) SAP CAR
6 1 (0.35%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.35%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 86 (30.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (10.14%) IaaS
2 29 (10.14%) Office 365
3 26 (9.09%) PaaS
4 19 (6.64%) Yammer
5 11 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (1.75%) iPaaS
7 4 (1.40%) Adobe Analytics
7 4 (1.40%) Boomi
8 3 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.05%) GitHub
9 2 (0.70%) G Suite
9 2 (0.70%) SaaS
9 2 (0.70%) Veeva
10 1 (0.35%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.59%) DNS
2 15 (5.24%) Firewall
3 11 (3.85%) FTP
4 8 (2.80%) Internet
5 7 (2.45%) LDAP
6 6 (2.10%) Skype
7 5 (1.75%) SAN
8 4 (1.40%) HTTP
8 4 (1.40%) HTTPS
8 4 (1.40%) WAN
8 4 (1.40%) X.509
9 2 (0.70%) ATM
9 2 (0.70%) SMTP
9 2 (0.70%) SSL
9 2 (0.70%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.35%) FCoE
10 1 (0.35%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.35%) NAS
10 1 (0.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (52.10%) SQL Server
2 52 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (10.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (4.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (3.50%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (3.50%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (2.10%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (2.10%) DB2
10 6 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.40%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (1.05%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.05%) MySQL
13 2 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.70%) DTS
Development Applications
1 43 (15.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (9.44%) JIRA
3 23 (8.04%) Visual Studio
4 8 (2.80%) Git (software)
5 7 (2.45%) MSBuild
6 6 (2.10%) MorphX
6 6 (2.10%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (1.75%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.40%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (1.05%) Ant
9 3 (1.05%) Gradle
9 3 (1.05%) Maven
9 3 (1.05%) NuGet
9 3 (1.05%) Selenium
9 3 (1.05%) SonarQube
9 3 (1.05%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (0.70%) NUnit
10 2 (0.70%) Rational Rhapsody
10 2 (0.70%) SoapUI
General
1 83 (29.02%) Finance
2 25 (8.74%) Retail
3 19 (6.64%) Banking
4 9 (3.15%) Advertising
5 6 (2.10%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.40%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.05%) Law
8 2 (0.70%) Local Government
8 2 (0.70%) Marketing
8 2 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.35%) Automotive
9 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 111 (38.81%) Developer
2 44 (15.38%) Architect
2 44 (15.38%) Consultant
3 38 (13.29%) BizTalk Developer
4 31 (10.84%) .NET Developer
5 29 (10.14%) Microsoft Developer
6 24 (8.39%) Project Manager
7 23 (8.04%) Dynamics AX Developer
8 22 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
9 18 (6.29%) Analyst
10 15 (5.24%) Microsoft Consultant
11 14 (4.90%) Technical Architect
12 13 (4.55%) CRM Consultant
13 11 (3.85%) C# Developer
13 11 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
14 10 (3.50%) CRM Architect
14 10 (3.50%) Dynamics CRM Architect
14 10 (3.50%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
15 9 (3.15%) C# .NET Developer
15 9 (3.15%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (44.76%) .NET
2 57 (19.93%) Web Services
3 43 (15.03%) WCF
4 39 (13.64%) XML
5 27 (9.44%) Middleware
6 25 (8.74%) SOAP
7 24 (8.39%) COM
8 20 (6.99%) REST
9 18 (6.29%) .NET Framework
10 12 (4.20%) ASP.NET
10 12 (4.20%) JSON
11 11 (3.85%) CSS
11 11 (3.85%) Entity Framework
12 10 (3.50%) HTML
13 9 (3.15%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (3.15%) IBM Integration Bus
13 9 (3.15%) jQuery
14 7 (2.45%) AngularJS
14 7 (2.45%) EDI
14 7 (2.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.15%) SWIFT
3 8 (2.80%) Data Centre
3 8 (2.80%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (2.10%) Clustering
4 6 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.75%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.40%) Life Science
6 4 (1.40%) Replication
7 3 (1.05%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.05%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.05%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.05%) SCADA
7 3 (1.05%) Social Media
8 2 (0.70%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.70%) User Experience
9 1 (0.35%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.35%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 102 (35.66%) Windows
2 39 (13.64%) Windows Server
3 24 (8.39%) Unix
4 16 (5.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (4.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 7 (2.45%) Linux
8 6 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.75%) zOS
10 3 (1.05%) Solaris
11 2 (0.70%) Android
11 2 (0.70%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.70%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.35%) AIX
12 1 (0.35%) HPUX
12 1 (0.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (37.06%) CRM
2 86 (30.07%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (18.53%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (15.38%) Scrum
5 43 (15.03%) ERP
6 39 (13.64%) Waterfall
7 38 (13.29%) ITIL
8 30 (10.49%) TDD
9 25 (8.74%) Logistics
9 25 (8.74%) SOA
9 25 (8.74%) TOGAF
10 24 (8.39%) Document Management
10 24 (8.39%) Migration
11 23 (8.04%) Data Management
11 23 (8.04%) Project Management
12 22 (7.69%) SDLC
13 19 (6.64%) Case Management
14 16 (5.59%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (4.90%) MVC
16 13 (4.55%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 96 (33.57%) SQL
2 93 (32.52%) C#
3 28 (9.79%) Java
4 19 (6.64%) PowerShell
5 15 (5.24%) T-SQL
6 11 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 9 (3.15%) VB.NET
8 7 (2.45%) Shell Script
8 7 (2.45%) X++
9 5 (1.75%) PHP
10 3 (1.05%) C++
11 2 (0.70%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.70%) ActionScript 2.0
11 2 (0.70%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.35%) ABAP
12 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.35%) C
12 1 (0.35%) C-shell
12 1 (0.35%) Korn
12 1 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (5.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (5.59%) Degree
3 10 (3.50%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.45%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.75%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.75%) PMP
6 4 (1.40%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.40%) ISEB
6 4 (1.40%) MAPM
7 3 (1.05%) APMG
7 3 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.05%) MCSE
8 2 (0.70%) CISA
8 2 (0.70%) CISM
8 2 (0.70%) CISSP
8 2 (0.70%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.70%) MCSD
8 2 (0.70%) OCP
8 2 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.15%) SEPA
2 4 (1.40%) HL7
3 3 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.05%) QA
3 3 (1.05%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.70%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.70%) GDPR
4 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.35%) GxP
5 1 (0.35%) PMO
5 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (10.84%) Active Directory
2 22 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.24%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (4.90%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (1.40%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.40%) XenApp
6 3 (1.05%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (1.05%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.35%) KVM
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.35%) Samba
7 1 (0.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (2.45%) Puppet
2 4 (1.40%) SCCM
3 3 (1.05%) Ansible
3 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (1.05%) SCOM
3 3 (1.05%) SCOrch
3 3 (1.05%) Terraform
4 2 (0.70%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.70%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.70%) OpenView
4 2 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.35%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 162 (56.64%) Microsoft
2 52 (18.18%) Oracle
3 45 (15.73%) SAP
4 32 (11.19%) Salesforce.com
5 22 (7.69%) VMware
6 18 (6.29%) Infor
7 17 (5.94%) IBM
8 11 (3.85%) Avaya
9 10 (3.50%) Epicor
10 9 (3.15%) MuleSoft
11 8 (2.80%) Citrix
12 7 (2.45%) Adobe
12 7 (2.45%) AppDynamics
12 7 (2.45%) ServiceNow
12 7 (2.45%) TIBCO
13 6 (2.10%) Dell
14 4 (1.40%) Atlassian
14 4 (1.40%) CA
14 4 (1.40%) Informatica
14 4 (1.40%) Sitecore
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