The table below looks at the statistics for Dynamics CRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics CRM over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics CRM (Microsoft CRM)
Rank 113 97 118
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +21
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 25 38 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.80% 1.29% 0.71%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.62% 16.67% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 13
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £505 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Average hourly rate £17.01 £45.00 £32.91
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.21% +36.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £45.00 £22.31
% change year-on-year
-55.75% +101.70%
Dynamics CRM
England

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

Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
290 228 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.31% 7.72% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 100 171
Average daily rate £425 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £271 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 4
Average hourly rate £67.00 £17.50 £32.91
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+282.85% -46.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.69 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+78.06% -45.56%

Dynamics CRM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Dynamics CRM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Dynamics CRM
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Dynamics CRM Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Dynamics CRM
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dynamics CRM across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Dynamics CRM Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Dynamics CRM
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Dynamics CRM Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Dynamics CRM
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
Manchester -5 14 £350 -12.50% 18
Merseyside -4 3 - - 1
Cheshire -10 3 £530 +36.77%
Lancashire -16 2 £350 +27.27%
Dynamics CRM
England

Dynamics CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 62 (100.00%) CRM
2 40 (64.52%) Microsoft
3 21 (33.87%) .NET
4 20 (32.26%) Windows
5 16 (25.81%) SQL
6 15 (24.19%) C#
6 15 (24.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
8 12 (19.35%) Information Security
9 11 (17.74%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (16.13%) SharePoint
10 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
11 8 (12.90%) Advertising
11 8 (12.90%) Billing
11 8 (12.90%) SAP
12 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET
12 7 (11.29%) Oracle
12 7 (11.29%) PRINCE2
12 7 (11.29%) XML
12 7 (11.29%) WAN
12 7 (11.29%) Data Modelling
12 7 (11.29%) Dynamics AX
13 6 (9.68%) Migration
13 6 (9.68%) Finance
13 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (9.68%) Cisco
13 6 (9.68%) JavaScript

Dynamics CRM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 10 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (8.06%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (8.06%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.45%) IIS
3 4 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.23%) Lync
5 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (3.23%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Office 365
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) WAN
2 5 (8.06%) DHCP
2 5 (8.06%) DNS
3 4 (6.45%) Wireless
3 4 (6.45%) IPsec
3 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.45%) LAN
3 4 (6.45%) SAN
4 1 (1.61%) HSRP
4 1 (1.61%) FWSM
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.61%) VoIP
4 1 (1.61%) OSPF
4 1 (1.61%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.61%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (3.23%) Siebel EIM
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (12.90%) Advertising
1 8 (12.90%) Billing
2 6 (9.68%) Finance
3 4 (6.45%) Marketing
4 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Architect
1 18 (29.03%) Developer
2 10 (16.13%) Technical Architect
3 9 (14.52%) Project Manager
4 8 (12.90%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 8 (12.90%) CRM Developer
5 7 (11.29%) .NET Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Consultant
6 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Developer
7 5 (8.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (8.06%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Business Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Programme Manager
8 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (4.84%) CRM Manager
9 3 (4.84%) CRM Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 2 (3.23%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.87%) .NET
2 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET
2 7 (11.29%) XML
3 5 (8.06%) HTML
3 5 (8.06%) CSS
4 4 (6.45%) Web Services
5 3 (4.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (4.84%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.84%) WCF
5 3 (4.84%) LINQ
6 1 (1.61%) HTML5
6 1 (1.61%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.61%) SOAP
6 1 (1.61%) Ajax
6 1 (1.61%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.45%) Clustering
4 3 (4.84%) Reference Data
4 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.23%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.26%) Windows
2 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.84%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.23%) UNIX
5 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) CRM
2 15 (24.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (19.35%) Information Security
4 7 (11.29%) PRINCE2
4 7 (11.29%) Data Modelling
5 6 (9.68%) Migration
5 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
5 6 (9.68%) Budget Control
5 6 (9.68%) Data Migration
6 5 (8.06%) OO
6 5 (8.06%) OOD
7 4 (6.45%) Change Management
7 4 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.84%) Campaign Management
8 3 (4.84%) Data Architecture
8 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.23%) Project Management
9 2 (3.23%) Programme Management
9 2 (3.23%) PRINCE
9 2 (3.23%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.81%) SQL
2 15 (24.19%) C#
3 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.45%) VB6
4 4 (6.45%) VB
5 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.61%) X++
6 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) CCNP
1 1 (1.61%) CCNA
1 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.61%) MCP
1 1 (1.61%) MCSD
1 1 (1.61%) MCDBA
1 1 (1.61%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.84%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) SCCM
1 5 (8.06%) SCOM
2 4 (6.45%) Backup Exec
2 4 (6.45%) SCSM
Vendors
1 40 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.90%) SAP
3 7 (11.29%) Oracle
4 6 (9.68%) Cisco
5 5 (8.06%) HP
6 4 (6.45%) Avaya
6 4 (6.45%) 3PAR
7 3 (4.84%) VMware
8 2 (3.23%) Siebel
8 2 (3.23%) Informatica
9 1 (1.61%) ScanSafe
9 1 (1.61%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.61%) NetApp
9 1 (1.61%) Citrix
9 1 (1.61%) IBM