Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 2018 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 307 314 280
Rank change year-on-year +7 -34 -69
Contract jobs citing BizTalk Server 76 49 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.45% 0.30% 0.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.73% 1.82% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 28 85
South East median daily rate £475 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £400 £318 £307
90th Percentile £575 £530 £575
England median daily rate £450 £441 £438
% change year-on-year +1.98% +0.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
South East median hourly rate £40.50 - £40.00
10th Percentile £37.50 - £20.30
90th Percentile £43.75 - £44.50
England median hourly rate £40.25 £24.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +67.71% - +9.09%

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 2,784 2,699 3,418
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.36% 16.67% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,699 1,557 2,182
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £259 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 93 109
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £17.48 £19.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.72% -10.06% +5.05%
10th Percentile £11.40 £11.40 £12.25
90th Percentile £48.25 £50.00 £54.13
England median hourly rate £20.50 £19.97 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.65% -0.15% +5.26%

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 22 July 2018.

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 22 July 2018. 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 +13 27 £475 +26.67% 4
Surrey -6 27 £425 +1.19% 5
Thames Valley -14 15 £500 +17.65%
Buckinghamshire +8 8 £488 -
Berkshire -16 7 £550 +33.33%
West Sussex +6 5 £569 +13.75%
Kent - 1 £403 -
BizTalk Server
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, 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 47 (61.84%) C#
2 45 (59.21%) SQL Server
3 43 (56.58%) .NET
4 31 (40.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (38.16%) Microsoft Azure
6 27 (35.53%) Finance
7 26 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (30.26%) WCF
9 22 (28.95%) Oracle
10 21 (27.63%) SQL
10 21 (27.63%) .NET Framework
11 19 (25.00%) Relational Database
11 19 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 19 (25.00%) TDD
12 18 (23.68%) Windows
12 18 (23.68%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (22.37%) Jenkins
13 17 (22.37%) B2B
13 17 (22.37%) Scrum
14 16 (21.05%) VB.NET
14 16 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
15 15 (19.74%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (19.74%) SharePoint
16 14 (18.42%) IIS
16 14 (18.42%) Web Services
17 13 (17.11%) OO
17 13 (17.11%) Java
17 13 (17.11%) User Stories
18 12 (15.79%) SonarQube
18 12 (15.79%) BDD

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 15 (19.74%) SharePoint
2 14 (18.42%) IIS
3 10 (13.16%) WebSphere
4 6 (7.89%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (6.58%) Confluence
5 5 (6.58%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.95%) CMS
7 2 (2.63%) Apache
7 2 (2.63%) NetWeaver
7 2 (2.63%) nginx
7 2 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.63%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 29 (38.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.89%) PaaS
3 3 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.95%) Google Play
4 2 (2.63%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (2.63%) GitHub
4 2 (2.63%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.63%) IaaS
4 2 (2.63%) SaaS
5 1 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.32%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) Internet
2 6 (7.89%) FTP
3 5 (6.58%) SAN
4 4 (5.26%) HTTP
4 4 (5.26%) SMTP
5 2 (2.63%) DNS
5 2 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (59.21%) SQL Server
2 19 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 16 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (19.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (15.79%) RDBMS
6 9 (11.84%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (9.21%) Data Mining
8 5 (6.58%) DB2
8 5 (6.58%) MongoDB
9 4 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (3.95%) Big Data
11 2 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (2.63%) GIS
11 2 (2.63%) MySQL
11 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
11 2 (2.63%) Power BI
11 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (40.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (22.37%) Jenkins
3 12 (15.79%) ReSharper
3 12 (15.79%) SonarQube
4 11 (14.47%) Visual Studio
5 5 (6.58%) Git (software)
5 5 (6.58%) GitLab
5 5 (6.58%) JIRA
6 2 (2.63%) StarTeam
6 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.32%) XMLUnit
General
1 27 (35.53%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Banking
3 5 (6.58%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.63%) Advertising
5 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (57.89%) Developer
2 34 (44.74%) BizTalk Developer
3 16 (21.05%) Senior BizTalk Developer
3 16 (21.05%) Senior Developer
4 14 (18.42%) .NET Developer
5 12 (15.79%) Azure Developer
6 11 (14.47%) Architect
7 10 (13.16%) BizTalk Integration Developer
7 10 (13.16%) Integration Developer
8 9 (11.84%) Cloud Developer
9 8 (10.53%) C# Developer
9 8 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (7.89%) Analyst
10 6 (7.89%) Project Manager
10 6 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (7.89%) SQL Developer
11 5 (6.58%) DevOps Engineer
12 4 (5.26%) Junior
12 4 (5.26%) Junior Project Manager
12 4 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (56.58%) .NET
2 23 (30.26%) WCF
3 21 (27.63%) .NET Framework
4 14 (18.42%) Web Services
5 11 (14.47%) jQuery
6 8 (10.53%) ASP.NET
6 8 (10.53%) XML
6 8 (10.53%) XSLT
7 7 (9.21%) REST
7 7 (9.21%) SOAP
7 7 (9.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (7.89%) XSD
9 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (6.58%) Drools
10 4 (5.26%) MSMQ
11 3 (3.95%) EDI
11 3 (3.95%) Middleware
11 3 (3.95%) RESTful
11 3 (3.95%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.68%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.58%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.95%) User Experience
5 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.32%) Clustering
6 1 (1.32%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.32%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.68%) Windows
2 12 (15.79%) Linux
3 7 (9.21%) Unix
3 7 (9.21%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.58%) Solaris
4 5 (6.58%) zOS
5 2 (2.63%) Android
5 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.63%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.00%) TDD
3 17 (22.37%) B2B
3 17 (22.37%) Scrum
4 13 (17.11%) OO
4 13 (17.11%) User Stories
5 12 (15.79%) BDD
5 12 (15.79%) OOP
5 12 (15.79%) Test Automation
6 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (10.53%) DevOps
7 7 (9.21%) EAI
7 7 (9.21%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (9.21%) SOA
7 7 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (7.89%) Logistics
8 6 (7.89%) Matrix Organization
8 6 (7.89%) Release Management
9 5 (6.58%) Kanban
9 5 (6.58%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 47 (61.84%) C#
2 21 (27.63%) SQL
3 16 (21.05%) VB.NET
4 13 (17.11%) Java
5 12 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.89%) PowerShell
7 5 (6.58%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.58%) Python
8 3 (3.95%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.63%) C++
9 2 (2.63%) PHP
9 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.32%) C
10 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (11.84%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) PMO
2 2 (2.63%) SLA
3 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) Ansible
1 5 (6.58%) Nagios
1 5 (6.58%) SCOM
2 2 (2.63%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.32%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 22 (28.95%) Oracle
2 19 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.53%) Google
4 5 (6.58%) ForgeRock
4 5 (6.58%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.58%) Splunk
5 3 (3.95%) IBM
5 3 (3.95%) SAP
6 2 (2.63%) ATG
6 2 (2.63%) Borland
6 2 (2.63%) Demandware
6 2 (2.63%) Fiorano
6 2 (2.63%) Guidewire
6 2 (2.63%) hybris
6 2 (2.63%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.32%) Capita
7 1 (1.32%) Cognos
7 1 (1.32%) Netezza
7 1 (1.32%) ReadSoft