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 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
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 218 214 210
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4  
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 21 56 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.27% 0.63% 0.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.62% 3.48% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 39 47
Median daily rate £463 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.12% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £305 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -30.90%  
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 the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1296 1610 1548
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 16.97% 18.05% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 768 1020 938
Median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 53 58
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -26.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

BizTalk Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 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
Surrey -16 8 £475 +5.84% 2
Buckinghamshire - 7 - -
Berkshire +9 5 £475 +16.92% 2
Hampshire +13 1 £375 -21.05%
BizTalk Server
England

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 South East region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 26 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 21 (43.75%) .NET
2 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 20 (41.67%) SQL
4 18 (37.50%) C#
4 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (31.25%) Windows
6 14 (29.17%) Finance
7 12 (25.00%) IIS
7 12 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 10 (20.83%) PowerShell
8 10 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (20.83%) SharePoint
8 10 (20.83%) E-Commerce
8 10 (20.83%) Service Management
9 7 (14.58%) Degree
9 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
9 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (14.58%) ServiceNow
9 7 (14.58%) AppDynamics
9 7 (14.58%) Banking
9 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
9 7 (14.58%) SOAP
9 7 (14.58%) Java
9 7 (14.58%) Oracle
9 7 (14.58%) VB.NET
10 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
10 6 (12.50%) DB2
10 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
10 6 (12.50%) SAP

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 12 (25.00%) IIS
2 10 (20.83%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.42%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.25%) Confluence
4 3 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (6.25%) JBoss
4 3 (6.25%) LiveCycle
4 3 (6.25%) SAS
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (8.33%) Staffware
3 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (2.08%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.25%) IaaS
2 3 (6.25%) PaaS
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.08%) SaaS
3 1 (2.08%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) Firewall
2 3 (6.25%) LDAP
3 2 (4.17%) ATM
3 2 (4.17%) SAN
4 1 (2.08%) DNS
4 1 (2.08%) FTP
4 1 (2.08%) HTTP
4 1 (2.08%) Internet
4 1 (2.08%) SMTP
4 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) DB2
2 6 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.17%) QlikView
7 1 (2.08%) MySQL
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
3 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 4 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (8.33%) JIRA
4 4 (8.33%) MSBuild
4 4 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (6.25%) Ant
5 3 (6.25%) Gradle
5 3 (6.25%) Maven
5 3 (6.25%) SonarQube
5 3 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (4.17%) Selenium
7 1 (2.08%) NUnit
7 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.08%) Subversion
7 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.08%) XMLSpy
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Banking
3 4 (8.33%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Advertising
5 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.08%) Local Government
5 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Developer
2 8 (16.67%) BizTalk Developer
3 6 (12.50%) Architect
4 5 (10.42%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) DevOps Consultant
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Tester
5 4 (8.33%) TIBCO Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Azure Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Environment Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Finance Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Finance Project Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Process Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (43.75%) .NET
2 7 (14.58%) SOAP
3 6 (12.50%) Middleware
4 5 (10.42%) Web Services
5 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 4 (8.33%) EDI
5 4 (8.33%) WCF
5 4 (8.33%) XML
6 3 (6.25%) Java EE
6 3 (6.25%) SAP PI
6 3 (6.25%) XSLT
7 2 (4.17%) EDIFACT
8 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.08%) JMS
8 1 (2.08%) JSON
8 1 (2.08%) LINQ
8 1 (2.08%) REST
8 1 (2.08%) WSDL
8 1 (2.08%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Clustering
1 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (4.17%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.17%) SCADA
2 2 (4.17%) Social Media
3 1 (2.08%) AS400
3 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.08%) Life Science
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.08%) TRADACOMS
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Windows
2 12 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.42%) Linux
3 5 (10.42%) Unix
3 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (10.42%) zOS
4 2 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.83%) E-Commerce
2 10 (20.83%) Service Management
3 6 (12.50%) CRM
3 6 (12.50%) ITIL
4 5 (10.42%) DevOps
4 5 (10.42%) SDLC
5 4 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 4 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 4 (8.33%) Scrum
6 3 (6.25%) BPMN
6 3 (6.25%) Change Management
6 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 3 (6.25%) ITSM
6 3 (6.25%) Kanban
6 3 (6.25%) Project Management
6 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) SQL
2 18 (37.50%) C#
3 10 (20.83%) PowerShell
4 7 (14.58%) Java
4 7 (14.58%) VB.NET
5 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.08%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.08%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.25%) APMG
3 3 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (6.25%) ISEB
3 3 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.17%) GDPR
1 2 (4.17%) Solvency II
2 1 (2.08%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.33%) Puppet
2 2 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.58%) AppDynamics
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle
2 7 (14.58%) ServiceNow
3 6 (12.50%) SAP
4 5 (10.42%) TIBCO
5 4 (8.33%) VMware
6 3 (6.25%) Adobe
6 3 (6.25%) ILOG
7 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.17%) Citrix
7 2 (4.17%) Dell
7 2 (4.17%) F5
7 2 (4.17%) Guidewire
7 2 (4.17%) MuleSoft
7 2 (4.17%) Pega
8 1 (2.08%) Cognos
8 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.08%) Temenos
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