Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 20 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
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 307 260 264
Rank change year-on-year -47 +4 -45
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 65 119 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.39% 0.72% 0.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.20% 3.92% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 88 109
South East median daily rate £425 £431 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.45% -4.17% -
10th Percentile £334 £318 £361
90th Percentile £610 £514 £700
England median daily rate £450 £443 £425
% change year-on-year +1.69% +4.12% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
South East median hourly rate - £42.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +54.55% -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -48.24%

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 the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2948 3034 3546
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.63% 18.39% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1760 1793 2117
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 123 114
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £22.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.04% +21.62% +13.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £57.50 £40.11
England median hourly rate £20.71 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +3.53% +2.56% +8.33%

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing BizTalk Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for BizTalk Server in the South East

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BizTalk Server in the South East

BizTalk Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BizTalk Server in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BizTalk Server in the South East

BizTalk Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BizTalk Server in the South East

BizTalk Server
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley -29 37 £450 +7.14% 4
Berkshire -14 20 £425 -2.86% 1
Surrey -41 13 £425 -4.23% 3
Oxfordshire +8 9 £610 +121.91% 2
Buckinghamshire -36 8 - - 1
Hampshire -2 6 £425 -1.45%
West Sussex -5 6 £450 -10.00%
Kent - 1 £338 -
East Sussex - 1 £350 -
BizTalk Server
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 36 (55.38%) .NET
2 33 (50.77%) C#
3 30 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 28 (43.08%) SQL
5 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (32.31%) SQL Server
7 17 (26.15%) SOAP
8 14 (21.54%) XML
9 13 (20.00%) Java
9 13 (20.00%) REST
10 12 (18.46%) Web Services
10 12 (18.46%) SOA
11 11 (16.92%) WCF
11 11 (16.92%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (15.38%) Windows
12 10 (15.38%) IIS
13 9 (13.85%) T-SQL
13 9 (13.85%) JSP
13 9 (13.85%) Migration
13 9 (13.85%) Scrum
13 9 (13.85%) PowerShell
14 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (12.31%) JSON
14 8 (12.31%) Spring
14 8 (12.31%) TIBCO
14 8 (12.31%) BusinessWorks
14 8 (12.31%) Servlets
14 8 (12.31%) HTML
14 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio

BizTalk Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (15.38%) IIS
2 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.15%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.54%) Commerce Server
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (12.31%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.62%) IaaS
2 3 (4.62%) PaaS
2 3 (4.62%) SaaS
2 3 (4.62%) Slack
3 2 (3.08%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.54%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) Internet
2 3 (4.62%) Intranet
3 1 (1.54%) Firewall
3 1 (1.54%) HTTP
3 1 (1.54%) LAN
3 1 (1.54%) SAN
3 1 (1.54%) SMTP
3 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (32.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.62%) MySQL
5 2 (3.08%) WhereScape RED
6 1 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.54%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.54%) EDRMS
6 1 (1.54%) HDInsight
6 1 (1.54%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.54%) Power BI
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (16.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 5 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.15%) MSBuild
5 3 (4.62%) Ant
5 3 (4.62%) Gradle
5 3 (4.62%) JIRA
5 3 (4.62%) Maven
5 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.08%) Selenium
7 1 (1.54%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.54%) Subversion
7 1 (1.54%) XMLSpy
General
1 5 (7.69%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Publishing
3 3 (4.62%) Banking
4 2 (3.08%) Advertising
5 1 (1.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (53.85%) Developer
2 21 (32.31%) BizTalk Developer
3 14 (21.54%) Architect
4 9 (13.85%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (12.31%) TIBCO Developer
6 7 (10.77%) .NET Developer
6 7 (10.77%) Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.15%) DevOps Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Business Developer
8 3 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.62%) SAP Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Solutions Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Tester
9 2 (3.08%) E-Commerce Manager
9 2 (3.08%) Java Architect
9 2 (3.08%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (55.38%) .NET
2 17 (26.15%) SOAP
3 14 (21.54%) XML
4 13 (20.00%) REST
5 12 (18.46%) Web Services
6 11 (16.92%) WCF
7 9 (13.85%) JSP
8 8 (12.31%) HTML
8 8 (12.31%) JSON
8 8 (12.31%) Servlets
8 8 (12.31%) Spring
9 6 (9.23%) EDI
9 6 (9.23%) Struts
10 5 (7.69%) Middleware
11 4 (6.15%) .NET Framework
11 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET
12 3 (4.62%) EJB
12 3 (4.62%) HTML5
12 3 (4.62%) JPA
12 3 (4.62%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) Clustering
2 3 (4.62%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.54%) PKI
4 1 (1.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Windows
2 6 (9.23%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.15%) Linux
4 3 (4.62%) HPUX
4 3 (4.62%) Unix
5 1 (1.54%) AIX
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (18.46%) SOA
3 9 (13.85%) Migration
3 9 (13.85%) Scrum
4 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
5 7 (10.77%) DevOps
5 7 (10.77%) TDD
5 7 (10.77%) Workflow
6 6 (9.23%) Data Migration
6 6 (9.23%) ETL
6 6 (9.23%) SDLC
6 6 (9.23%) Service Management
6 6 (9.23%) Test Automation
7 4 (6.15%) MVC
7 4 (6.15%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.62%) Data Modelling
8 3 (4.62%) OO
8 3 (4.62%) TOGAF
8 3 (4.62%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.77%) C#
2 28 (43.08%) SQL
3 13 (20.00%) Java
4 9 (13.85%) PowerShell
4 9 (13.85%) T-SQL
5 6 (9.23%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.54%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.54%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Degree
1 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.54%) ISEB
4 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (9.23%) Puppet
2 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.31%) SAP
2 8 (12.31%) TIBCO
3 6 (9.23%) AppDynamics
3 6 (9.23%) ServiceNow
4 5 (7.69%) Oracle
5 4 (6.15%) Cisco
6 3 (4.62%) Capita
7 1 (1.54%) Apigee
7 1 (1.54%) CA
7 1 (1.54%) Citrix
7 1 (1.54%) HP
7 1 (1.54%) IBM
7 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.54%) Thales
7 1 (1.54%) VMware