Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 644 628 431
Rank change year-on-year -16 -197 -18
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 198 222 464
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.24% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.31% 1.45% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 177 336
England median daily rate £440 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.37% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £363 £352 £313
90th Percentile £575 £603 £600
UK median daily rate £439 £455 £445
% change year-on-year -3.57% +2.25% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
England median hourly rate £30.95 - £22.00
UK median hourly rate £30.95 - £22.00

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 15,066 15,357 16,491
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.53% 16.63% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,822 10,317 10,702
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £282 £269 £258
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 325 365 373
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.83 £47.20
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.75 £19.44
% change year-on-year +1.27% +1.62% -7.45%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -34 68 £450 -10.00% 15
North of England +5 43 £500 +28.21% 7
South East -16 42 £425 -10.53% 14
North West +7 27 £500 +21.21% 2
Midlands -15 20 £413 -15.38% 1
West Midlands -13 18 £425 -22.73% 1
South West -25 14 £440 +8.31% 8
Yorkshire - 12 £400 - 5
East of England +12 11 £431 -9.21% 3
North East -7 4 - -
East Midlands -1 2 £313 -9.42%
BizTalk Server
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 111 (56.06%) .NET
2 82 (41.41%) C#
3 77 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 59 (29.80%) SQL
5 48 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (24.24%) SQL Server
6 41 (20.71%) Microsoft Azure
7 40 (20.20%) CRM
8 39 (19.70%) SharePoint
9 37 (18.69%) Oracle
10 34 (17.17%) Web Services
11 33 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 33 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
12 31 (15.66%) Windows
13 30 (15.15%) Finance
14 29 (14.65%) SOAP
14 29 (14.65%) ASP.NET
15 27 (13.64%) XML
16 25 (12.63%) Team Foundation Server
17 24 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
17 24 (12.12%) Scrum
18 22 (11.11%) DevOps
19 20 (10.10%) Test Automation
19 20 (10.10%) Windows Server
19 20 (10.10%) TDD
19 20 (10.10%) IIS
19 20 (10.10%) Java
20 19 (9.60%) Visual Studio
20 19 (9.60%) ITIL
20 19 (9.60%) WCF

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 39 (19.70%) SharePoint
2 20 (10.10%) IIS
3 15 (7.58%) CMS
4 11 (5.56%) Umbraco
5 10 (5.05%) WebSphere
6 7 (3.54%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.53%) JBoss
8 4 (2.02%) Apache ServiceMix
8 4 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.52%) Confluence
9 3 (1.52%) FileNet
10 1 (0.51%) Apache
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (3.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 33 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (7.58%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.01%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.51%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 41 (20.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (6.57%) Dynamics 365
3 10 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (4.55%) Boomi
5 7 (3.54%) Office 365
6 6 (3.03%) PaaS
7 4 (2.02%) Apigee
7 4 (2.02%) IaaS
7 4 (2.02%) OneDrive
7 4 (2.02%) SaaS
7 4 (2.02%) Trello
8 3 (1.52%) iPaaS
9 2 (1.01%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.51%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.51%) Azure Functions
10 1 (0.51%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.54%) Firewall
2 6 (3.03%) SAN
3 4 (2.02%) HTTP
4 3 (1.52%) SMTP
5 2 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.01%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.01%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.01%) VoIP
6 1 (0.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.54%) Power BI
4 7 (3.54%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.52%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.01%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.01%) GIS
8 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.51%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.51%) Redis
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (12.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (9.60%) Visual Studio
3 18 (9.09%) TeamCity
4 17 (8.59%) Selenium
5 16 (8.08%) Octopus Deploy
6 15 (7.58%) Git (software)
7 14 (7.07%) gulp
8 13 (6.57%) Bitbucket
9 7 (3.54%) JIRA
10 4 (2.02%) SoapUI
11 3 (1.52%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.52%) MSTest
11 3 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (1.01%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.01%) JMeter
12 2 (1.01%) LoadRunner
12 2 (1.01%) Ranorex
12 2 (1.01%) Robot Framework
12 2 (1.01%) WebDriver
12 2 (1.01%) XMLUnit
General
1 30 (15.15%) Finance
2 7 (3.54%) Banking
3 6 (3.03%) Retail
4 4 (2.02%) Publishing
5 2 (1.01%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.51%) Back Office
6 1 (0.51%) Billing
6 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 107 (54.04%) Developer
2 53 (26.77%) BizTalk Developer
3 24 (12.12%) Architect
4 21 (10.61%) CRM Developer
4 21 (10.61%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 18 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 18 (9.09%) Analyst
6 14 (7.07%) Applications Support
7 11 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 11 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 9 (4.55%) Administrator
8 9 (4.55%) BizTalk Architect
8 9 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
9 8 (4.04%) Integration Developer
9 8 (4.04%) SQL Developer
10 7 (3.54%) Consultant
10 7 (3.54%) Java Developer
10 7 (3.54%) Support Analyst
11 6 (3.03%) Lead Developer
11 6 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (56.06%) .NET
2 34 (17.17%) Web Services
3 29 (14.65%) ASP.NET
3 29 (14.65%) SOAP
4 27 (13.64%) XML
5 19 (9.60%) AngularJS
5 19 (9.60%) WCF
6 16 (8.08%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (7.58%) XSLT
8 14 (7.07%) .NET Framework
9 12 (6.06%) REST
10 11 (5.56%) Ajax
10 11 (5.56%) jQuery
11 10 (5.05%) HTML
11 10 (5.05%) JSON
11 10 (5.05%) Middleware
12 9 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (4.55%) CSS
13 6 (3.03%) EDI
14 5 (2.53%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.05%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (4.55%) Clustering
3 7 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.03%) SWIFT
5 3 (1.52%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.52%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.52%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.51%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.51%) EPoS
7 1 (0.51%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.51%) HP Superdome
7 1 (0.51%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.51%) Replication
7 1 (0.51%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 31 (15.66%) Windows
2 20 (10.10%) Windows Server
3 8 (4.04%) Linux
4 4 (2.02%) Unix
4 4 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.52%) AIX
5 3 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.52%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.51%) HPUX
6 1 (0.51%) Solaris
6 1 (0.51%) VMS
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.51%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (20.20%) CRM
3 24 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
3 24 (12.12%) Scrum
4 22 (11.11%) DevOps
5 20 (10.10%) TDD
5 20 (10.10%) Test Automation
6 19 (9.60%) ITIL
7 16 (8.08%) Deployment Automation
7 16 (8.08%) MVC
8 15 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (7.07%) Collaborative Working
9 14 (7.07%) Content Management
9 14 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (6.57%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (6.57%) Translating Business Requirements
10 13 (6.57%) Web Development
11 12 (6.06%) Refactoring
11 12 (6.06%) Workflow
12 11 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 82 (41.41%) C#
2 59 (29.80%) SQL
3 33 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 20 (10.10%) Java
5 14 (7.07%) PowerShell
6 13 (6.57%) T-SQL
7 10 (5.05%) VB.NET
8 6 (3.03%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.02%) C++
10 3 (1.52%) XPath
11 2 (1.01%) C
11 2 (1.01%) Ruby
12 1 (0.51%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.51%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 17 (8.59%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.53%) Degree
5 4 (2.02%) ISEB
6 3 (1.52%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (1.52%) MCSE
7 2 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.01%) CCNA
7 2 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.01%) MCITP
7 2 (1.01%) MCSA
7 2 (1.01%) VCP6
7 2 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.51%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.51%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.51%) OCP
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.02%) QA
2 3 (1.52%) SEPA
3 2 (1.01%) SLA
4 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.51%) PMO
4 1 (0.51%) TARGET2
System Software
1 6 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 6 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.52%) XenApp
4 1 (0.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.53%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (2.02%) Data Guard
3 3 (1.52%) SCCM
3 3 (1.52%) SCOM
4 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.01%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.01%) PaperCut
4 2 (1.01%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.01%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 77 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 37 (18.69%) Oracle
3 17 (8.59%) VMware
4 12 (6.06%) TIBCO
5 11 (5.56%) Dell
5 11 (5.56%) SAP
6 10 (5.05%) Sitecore
7 8 (4.04%) Citrix
8 5 (2.53%) Google
9 4 (2.02%) Axway
9 4 (2.02%) Dynatrace
9 4 (2.02%) Fiorano
9 4 (2.02%) HP
9 4 (2.02%) Jitterbit
9 4 (2.02%) MuleSoft
9 4 (2.02%) Talend
9 4 (2.02%) webMethods
10 3 (1.52%) 3PAR
10 3 (1.52%) Pega
10 3 (1.52%) Red Hat