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 3 months to 24 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 68 63
Rank change year-on-year +13 -5  
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.35% 0.46% 0.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.98% 3.15% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £475 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% +17.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year +8.69% -7.07%  

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 Reading with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 101 127 117
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 17.60% 14.68% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 83 61
Median daily rate £368 £406 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.53% -4.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £268 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Median hourly rate £19.66 £25.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.36% -25.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.33 £25.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.39 £25.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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 24 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 Reading region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) JBoss
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Java EE
2 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) GDPR
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) SQL

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 3 (42.86%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Azure Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Environment Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Test Environment Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
4 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Developer
4 1 (14.29%) EDI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Java EE
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) AS400
1 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
1 2 (28.57%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Temenos
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £349 - £501 per day
Posted: 4 days ago