The table below looks at the statistics for Dynamics CRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics CRM over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Dynamics CRM (Microsoft CRM)
Rank 87 96 104
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 38 30 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.52% 1.06% 0.88%
As % of the Business Applications category 19.69% 19.74% 14.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 14
Average daily rate £444 £419 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.97% -0.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £279 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +33.33%
Dynamics CRM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Business Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
193 152 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.72% 5.37% 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 93 82
Average daily rate £450 £463 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £283 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.06% -14.65%

Dynamics CRM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics CRM across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Dynamics CRM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Dynamics CRM
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM across the Berkshire region.

Dynamics CRM Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Dynamics CRM
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dynamics CRM across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Dynamics CRM Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Dynamics CRM
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics CRM across the Berkshire region.

Dynamics CRM Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Dynamics CRM
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics CRM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -2 25 £456 -1.35% 2
Maidenhead +2 1 £425 +372.22% 1
Dynamics CRM
South East

Dynamics CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Dynamics CRM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Dynamics CRM.

1 83 (100.00%) CRM
2 52 (62.65%) Microsoft
3 37 (44.58%) SharePoint
4 36 (43.37%) C#
5 30 (36.14%) Windows
6 29 (34.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 26 (31.33%) .NET
8 20 (24.10%) Data Modelling
9 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
9 18 (21.69%) ERP
9 18 (21.69%) Unit Testing
10 17 (20.48%) Windows Server
10 17 (20.48%) SQL
11 16 (19.28%) Microsoft Azure
12 13 (15.66%) Contact Management
13 12 (14.46%) MS Excel
14 11 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (13.25%) Security Cleared
15 10 (12.05%) User Acceptance Testing
16 9 (10.84%) MSF
16 9 (10.84%) Knowledge Management
16 9 (10.84%) XAML
16 9 (10.84%) CTI
17 8 (9.64%) Web Services
17 8 (9.64%) Scrum
17 8 (9.64%) Migration
17 8 (9.64%) WCF
18 7 (8.43%) ISTQB
18 7 (8.43%) Web Development
18 7 (8.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification

Dynamics CRM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Dynamics CRM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Dynamics CRM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (44.58%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.43%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (4.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.41%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (14.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.20%) MS Office
3 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) SAP CCM
2 3 (3.61%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.41%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (1.20%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.23%) Office 365
3 5 (6.02%) Scribe Online
4 2 (2.41%) PaaS
5 1 (1.20%) IaaS
5 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.84%) CTI
2 3 (3.61%) SAN
3 1 (1.20%) LAN
3 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.20%) VoIP
3 1 (1.20%) VPN
3 1 (1.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.20%) MS Access
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (34.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.61%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.41%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (4.82%) Finance
1 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.61%) Retail
3 2 (2.41%) Banking
3 2 (2.41%) Billing
4 1 (1.20%) Advertising
4 1 (1.20%) Games
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.20%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (42.17%) Developer
2 27 (32.53%) CRM Developer
3 22 (26.51%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 14 (16.87%) Analyst
4 14 (16.87%) Consultant
5 13 (15.66%) CRM Consultant
6 9 (10.84%) .NET Developer
7 8 (9.64%) CRM Analyst
7 8 (9.64%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
8 7 (8.43%) Business Analyst
9 6 (7.23%) Project Manager
9 6 (7.23%) SQL Developer
10 5 (6.02%) Architect
10 5 (6.02%) C# Developer
10 5 (6.02%) Web Developer
11 4 (4.82%) Salesforce.com Analyst
11 4 (4.82%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
12 3 (3.61%) Azure Developer
12 3 (3.61%) C# .NET Developer
12 3 (3.61%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (31.33%) .NET
2 8 (9.64%) WCF
2 8 (9.64%) Web Services
3 3 (3.61%) COM
4 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.20%) jQuery
5 1 (1.20%) JSON
5 1 (1.20%) OAuth
5 1 (1.20%) REST
5 1 (1.20%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.02%) W3C
2 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.41%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.20%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.20%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.20%) NHS
4 1 (1.20%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (36.14%) Windows
2 17 (20.48%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (100.00%) CRM
2 20 (24.10%) Data Modelling
3 18 (21.69%) ERP
3 18 (21.69%) Unit Testing
4 13 (15.66%) Contact Management
5 11 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.05%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (10.84%) Knowledge Management
7 9 (10.84%) MSF
8 8 (9.64%) Migration
8 8 (9.64%) Scrum
9 7 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (8.43%) Web Development
10 5 (6.02%) Data Migration
11 4 (4.82%) Test Automation
11 4 (4.82%) Test Strategy
12 3 (3.61%) Data Cleansing
12 3 (3.61%) Data Mapping
12 3 (3.61%) Functional Testing
12 3 (3.61%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (43.37%) C#
2 17 (20.48%) SQL
3 9 (10.84%) XAML
4 3 (3.61%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.20%) Java
6 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (13.25%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.43%) ISTQB
2 7 (8.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.20%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.20%) CCNA
4 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.20%) Degree
4 1 (1.20%) MCITP
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.20%) QA
1 1 (1.20%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (8.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.20%) Puppet
1 1 (1.20%) SCCM
1 1 (1.20%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 52 (62.65%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.43%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (7.23%) Oracle
3 6 (7.23%) SAP
4 4 (4.82%) VMware
5 3 (3.61%) Veeam
6 2 (2.41%) EMC
6 2 (2.41%) HP
6 2 (2.41%) iManage
6 2 (2.41%) Sage
6 2 (2.41%) Siebel
7 1 (1.20%) Avaya
7 1 (1.20%) Cisco
7 1 (1.20%) Epicor
7 1 (1.20%) Symantec
7 1 (1.20%) TOWER Software