The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the Berkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics CRM (Microsoft CRM)
Rank 89 101 113
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 33 21 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.32% 0.87% 0.83%
As % of the Business Applications category 18.03% 11.80% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 11
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-44.15% +10.00%
Business Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
183 178 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.31% 7.40% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 53 80
Average daily rate £418 £425 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.76% -4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £595 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -68.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -30.76%
Dynamics CRM
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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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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
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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 +4 15 £500 +11.11% 3
Bracknell - 4 - -
Hungerford - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Slough - - - -
Windsor - - - -
Dynamics CRM
South East

Dynamics CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 60 (100.00%) CRM
2 24 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (31.67%) JavaScript
4 18 (30.00%) C#
5 17 (28.33%) HTML
6 16 (26.67%) .NET
7 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
7 14 (23.33%) CSS
7 14 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (21.67%) SQL
9 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 12 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (18.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (16.67%) XML
12 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
13 8 (13.33%) WSDL
13 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (13.33%) MS Office
13 8 (13.33%) Visual Studio
13 8 (13.33%) Validation
13 8 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (11.67%) Relational Database
15 6 (10.00%) Workflow
15 6 (10.00%) T-SQL
15 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
15 6 (10.00%) SC Cleared
15 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
16 5 (8.33%) Use Case
16 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
16 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence

Dynamics CRM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.67%) Drupal
3 3 (5.00%) WordPress
3 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.00%) Lync
3 3 (5.00%) Joomla!
3 3 (5.00%) CMS
4 1 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Office
2 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
1 14 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (18.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (11.67%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.67%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.67%) MSBuild
General
1 3 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Automotive
2 2 (3.33%) Marketing
2 2 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Consultant
2 17 (28.33%) CRM Consultant
2 17 (28.33%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Consultant
3 13 (21.67%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
3 13 (21.67%) Analyst
4 12 (20.00%) Developer
5 10 (16.67%) Technical Leader
6 8 (13.33%) CRM Developer
7 7 (11.67%) Business Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Communications Officer
9 3 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Lead Business Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Test Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) SQL DBA
10 2 (3.33%) Communications Manager
10 2 (3.33%) Report Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) DBA
10 2 (3.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.33%) HTML
2 16 (26.67%) .NET
3 14 (23.33%) CSS
4 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 10 (16.67%) XML
6 8 (13.33%) WSDL
7 2 (3.33%) Web Services
7 2 (3.33%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.67%) WCF
8 1 (1.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.33%) Replication
1 2 (3.33%) Clustering
1 2 (3.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (100.00%) CRM
2 8 (13.33%) Validation
3 6 (10.00%) Workflow
4 5 (8.33%) Use Case
4 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.67%) ERP
5 4 (6.67%) BPR
5 4 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (6.67%) Web Development
5 4 (6.67%) Web Testing
5 4 (6.67%) Automated Testing
5 4 (6.67%) Content Management
5 4 (6.67%) TDD
5 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.33%) Change Management
7 2 (3.33%) Migration
7 2 (3.33%) Contact Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.67%) JavaScript
2 18 (30.00%) C#
3 13 (21.67%) SQL
4 6 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) ISEB
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.00%) UAG
2 3 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) SCOrch
1 3 (5.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 24 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.67%) HP
2 1 (1.67%) Sage
2 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.67%) Siebel