Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 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
England > South East
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 342 325 276
Rank change year-on-year -17 -49 +17
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 36 57 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.34% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.29% 1.99% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 49 63
South East median daily rate £425 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% - +2.70%
10th Percentile £370 £334 £351
90th Percentile £575 £603 £550
England median daily rate £440 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -7.37% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £26.91 - -
England median hourly rate £30.95 - £22.50

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 2,798 2,860 2,568
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.63% 17.08% 16.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,644 1,675 1,481
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.91% +2.25%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £556
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 95 89
South East median hourly rate £16.77 £19.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.72% -13.64% +6.02%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £56.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +2.56%

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 16 February 2019.

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 16 February 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
Hampshire -24 19 £425 -10.53% 3
West Sussex -3 5 £445 -8.72% 1
Surrey -12 4 £400 -23.81% 2
Thames Valley +11 3 - - 1
Berkshire -16 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire +28 1 - -
Middlesex +5 1 - -
BizTalk Server
England

For the 6 months to 16 February 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 South East region with a requirement for BizTalk Server.

1 26 (72.22%) .NET
2 20 (55.56%) C#
3 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET
4 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
4 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 9 (25.00%) XSLT
5 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (25.00%) SQL
5 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 8 (22.22%) CSS
6 8 (22.22%) Web Services
6 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
7 7 (19.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (19.44%) jQuery
7 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (19.44%) XML
7 7 (19.44%) HTML
8 6 (16.67%) Windows
8 6 (16.67%) Finance
8 6 (16.67%) Publishing
8 6 (16.67%) Ajax
8 6 (16.67%) REST
8 6 (16.67%) High Availability
8 6 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
8 6 (16.67%) Web Development
8 6 (16.67%) Gantt Chart

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 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 6 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.56%) Google Analytics
3 2 (5.56%) Office 365
4 1 (2.78%) Azure Functions
4 1 (2.78%) PaaS
4 1 (2.78%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
1 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
1 2 (5.56%) SAN
1 2 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) Power BI
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.78%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (2.78%) Redis
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.56%) JIRA
2 2 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.78%) Grunt
3 1 (2.78%) gulp
3 1 (2.78%) Mocha
3 1 (2.78%) Selenium
3 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.78%) XMLUnit
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
1 6 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) Developer
2 18 (50.00%) BizTalk Developer
3 6 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Applications Support
5 1 (2.78%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Architect
5 1 (2.78%) C# Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Programme Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (2.78%) Senior Tester
5 1 (2.78%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Developer
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (72.22%) .NET
2 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET
3 9 (25.00%) XSLT
4 8 (22.22%) CSS
4 8 (22.22%) Web Services
5 7 (19.44%) HTML
5 7 (19.44%) jQuery
5 7 (19.44%) XML
6 6 (16.67%) Ajax
6 6 (16.67%) REST
7 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
8 4 (11.11%) EDI
9 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (5.56%) WCF
10 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.78%) SOAP
10 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.67%) Gantt Chart
2 6 (16.67%) High Availability
2 6 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 6 (16.67%) Web Development
3 5 (13.89%) SOA
4 4 (11.11%) B2B
4 4 (11.11%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 4 (11.11%) OO
5 3 (8.33%) MVC
5 3 (8.33%) OOD
6 2 (5.56%) Analytics
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.56%) CRM
6 2 (5.56%) EAI
6 2 (5.56%) Migration
6 2 (5.56%) Scrum
6 2 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (2.78%) Defect Management
7 1 (2.78%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) C#
2 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (25.00%) SQL
3 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.56%) Java
6 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) CCNA
1 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.56%) MCITP
1 2 (5.56%) MCSA
1 2 (5.56%) MCSE
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.56%) VCP6
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (5.56%) NetBackup
1 2 (5.56%) PaperCut
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
1 2 (5.56%) SCOM
1 2 (5.56%) SCVMM
1 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco
2 2 (5.56%) CommVault
2 2 (5.56%) Dell
2 2 (5.56%) Dell Compellent
2 2 (5.56%) Google
2 2 (5.56%) Juniper
2 2 (5.56%) Meraki
2 2 (5.56%) Polycom
2 2 (5.56%) Sitecore
2 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
2 2 (5.56%) VMware
2 2 (5.56%) WatchGuard
3 1 (2.78%) ForgeRock
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Thunderhead