The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 North West 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics CRM (Microsoft CRM)
Rank 92 91 110
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 42 35 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.42% 1.33% 0.98%
As % of the Business Applications category 14.48% 14.23% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £388 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +8.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.58% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £44.90 £45.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -0.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-44.15% +10.00%
Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
290 246 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.78% 9.37% 10.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 105 160
Average daily rate £400 £406 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.41% -4.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £284 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £45.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +10.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.80 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.00%
Dynamics CRM
England

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 22 July 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 22 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
(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
Manchester +10 25 £344 -14.06% 21
Cheshire -8 10 £475 +22.58% 6
Merseyside +3 2 - - 1
Lancashire - 1 £350 - 2
Dynamics CRM
England

Dynamics CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 71 (100.00%) CRM
2 48 (67.61%) Microsoft
3 24 (33.80%) Windows
4 17 (23.94%) .NET
5 16 (22.54%) SQL
6 15 (21.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (18.31%) C#
7 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
8 12 (16.90%) Advertising
8 12 (16.90%) Information Security
9 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
9 11 (15.49%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (14.08%) SharePoint
11 8 (11.27%) IIS
11 8 (11.27%) SAP
11 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
11 8 (11.27%) WAN
11 8 (11.27%) Billing
12 7 (9.86%) Data Modelling
12 7 (9.86%) Service Delivery
12 7 (9.86%) Migration
12 7 (9.86%) Data Migration
12 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (8.45%) Oracle
13 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET
13 6 (8.45%) XML
13 6 (8.45%) Cisco
13 6 (8.45%) HP
13 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (14.08%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.27%) IIS
3 5 (7.04%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.04%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.63%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.41%) Lync
5 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.41%) SugarCRM
5 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (5.63%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.41%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) WAN
2 5 (7.04%) DHCP
2 5 (7.04%) DNS
2 5 (7.04%) Wireless
2 5 (7.04%) LAN
3 4 (5.63%) IPsec
3 4 (5.63%) SAN
3 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.82%) Siebel EIM
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (16.90%) Advertising
2 8 (11.27%) Billing
3 5 (7.04%) Finance
4 4 (5.63%) Marketing
5 3 (4.23%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (26.76%) Developer
2 17 (23.94%) Architect
3 11 (15.49%) Project Manager
4 10 (14.08%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 10 (14.08%) CRM Developer
5 9 (12.68%) Technical Architect
6 8 (11.27%) Analyst
6 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Consultant
8 6 (8.45%) .NET Developer
8 6 (8.45%) CRM Manager
9 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (7.04%) CRM Consultant
9 5 (7.04%) C# Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Business Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) Programme Manager
9 5 (7.04%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (5.63%) CRM Project Manager
10 4 (5.63%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
11 3 (4.23%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.94%) .NET
2 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET
2 6 (8.45%) XML
3 4 (5.63%) HTML
3 4 (5.63%) CSS
4 3 (4.23%) Web Services
4 3 (4.23%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.23%) LINQ
4 3 (4.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (2.82%) WCF
6 1 (1.41%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.41%) HTML5
6 1 (1.41%) WinForms
6 1 (1.41%) Ajax
6 1 (1.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.04%) Clustering
3 3 (4.23%) Reference Data
3 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.82%) Replication
4 2 (2.82%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.41%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.80%) Windows
2 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.82%) UNIX
5 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (100.00%) CRM
2 15 (21.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (16.90%) Information Security
4 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
5 7 (9.86%) Service Delivery
5 7 (9.86%) Data Modelling
5 7 (9.86%) Data Migration
5 7 (9.86%) Migration
6 6 (8.45%) Budget Control
7 5 (7.04%) OOD
7 5 (7.04%) OO
8 4 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.63%) Project Management
9 3 (4.23%) Change Management
9 3 (4.23%) Campaign Management
9 3 (4.23%) Data Architecture
10 2 (2.82%) Database Tuning
10 2 (2.82%) Data Mapping
10 2 (2.82%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.82%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.54%) SQL
2 13 (18.31%) C#
3 5 (7.04%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.63%) VB
4 4 (5.63%) VB6
5 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (1.41%) PMP
1 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.23%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) SCCM
1 6 (8.45%) SCOM
2 5 (7.04%) SCSM
3 4 (5.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 48 (67.61%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.27%) SAP
3 6 (8.45%) Cisco
3 6 (8.45%) HP
3 6 (8.45%) Oracle
4 5 (7.04%) Avaya
5 4 (5.63%) 3PAR
6 2 (2.82%) VMware
6 2 (2.82%) Informatica
6 2 (2.82%) Siebel
7 1 (1.41%) IBM
7 1 (1.41%) NetApp
7 1 (1.41%) Citrix
7 1 (1.41%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.41%) ScanSafe
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester
Ripe4
Rate: £50000-£52000
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Square One Resources
Rate: From £600 to £800 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £290 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago