Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 22 November 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 72 86
Rank change year-on-year -8 +14 -39
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 7 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.54% 1.82% 1.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.10% 11.16% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 24 37
Reading median daily rate £425 £423 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% -35.00% +30.00%
10th Percentile £387 £370 £413
90th Percentile £483 £500 £700
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £438 £650
% change year-on-year -2.86% -32.69% +44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Reading with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 226 242 327
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.59% 16.30% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 112 207
Reading median daily rate £419 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.69% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £300 £255 £281
90th Percentile £575 £574 £563
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 9
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +42.86% -1.41%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.65 £13.50
90th Percentile £36.90 £55.65 £36.90
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £19.31 £17.50
% change year-on-year -35.28% +10.36% -

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for BizTalk Server in Reading

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BizTalk Server in Reading

BizTalk Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BizTalk Server in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) XML
1 3 (42.86%) SOA
1 3 (42.86%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) WCF
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) MSBuild
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) SDET
3 1 (14.29%) Software Optimisation
3 1 (14.29%) Prototyping

BizTalk Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) MSBuild
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# WCF Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) WCF Developer
3 1 (14.29%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) XSD
3 1 (14.29%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (42.86%) SOA
1 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
2 1 (14.29%) SDET
2 1 (14.29%) Software Optimisation
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft