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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics CRM (Microsoft CRM)
Rank 93 94 106
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 43 26 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.36% 1.08% 0.98%
As % of the Business Applications category 15.25% 11.16% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 14
Average daily rate £350 £308 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.82% -24.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £272 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £455 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £82.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-83.63% +83.33%
Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
282 233 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.89% 9.68% 10.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 129 150
Average daily rate £375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.34% -32.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £13.43 £37.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £51.39 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +2 31 £350 +15.70% 21
Merseyside - 4 £340 - 8
Lancashire -23 3 £375 +29.87% 1
Cheshire - - - - 4
Dynamics CRM
England

Dynamics CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 51 (71.83%) Microsoft
3 18 (25.35%) C#
3 18 (25.35%) SQL
3 18 (25.35%) .NET
4 14 (19.72%) Windows
5 13 (18.31%) MS Excel
6 11 (15.49%) SharePoint
7 10 (14.08%) Advertising
7 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (12.68%) JavaScript
9 8 (11.27%) IIS
9 8 (11.27%) Finance
9 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (11.27%) SCCM
9 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (9.86%) Migration
10 7 (9.86%) Project Management
10 7 (9.86%) Oracle
10 7 (9.86%) Web Services
10 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2
11 6 (8.45%) Workflow
11 6 (8.45%) Dynamics AX
12 5 (7.04%) Hyper-V
12 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (7.04%) SCSM
12 5 (7.04%) Data Migration
12 5 (7.04%) SCOM
12 5 (7.04%) Project Planning

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (15.49%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.27%) IIS
3 4 (5.63%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (5.63%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.63%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.41%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 13 (18.31%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.23%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.23%) MS Project
2 3 (4.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (4.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.41%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) Wireless
1 5 (7.04%) SAN
1 5 (7.04%) LAN
1 5 (7.04%) WAN
2 4 (5.63%) DHCP
2 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.63%) DNS
2 4 (5.63%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (14.08%) Advertising
2 8 (11.27%) Finance
3 3 (4.23%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.23%) Billing
4 2 (2.82%) Retail
4 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.82%) Local Government
5 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Developer
1 17 (23.94%) CRM Developer
2 15 (21.13%) Project Manager
3 14 (19.72%) Analyst
3 14 (19.72%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 11 (15.49%) Business Analyst
4 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Developer
5 8 (11.27%) Consultant
6 6 (8.45%) Architect
6 6 (8.45%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 6 (8.45%) CRM Consultant
6 6 (8.45%) CRM Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) CRM Business Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (5.63%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.63%) CRM Project Manager
8 4 (5.63%) CRM Manager
9 3 (4.23%) ICT Project Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (4.23%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.35%) .NET
2 7 (9.86%) Web Services
3 4 (5.63%) CSS
3 4 (5.63%) SOAP
3 4 (5.63%) HTML
3 4 (5.63%) JSON
4 3 (4.23%) CSS3
4 3 (4.23%) HTML5
4 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.82%) XML
5 2 (2.82%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) Clustering
2 2 (2.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.72%) Windows
2 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (100.00%) CRM
2 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 7 (9.86%) Migration
4 7 (9.86%) Project Management
4 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2
5 6 (8.45%) Workflow
6 5 (7.04%) Data Migration
6 5 (7.04%) Project Planning
6 5 (7.04%) Change Management
7 4 (5.63%) ERP
7 4 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.63%) Change Control
8 3 (4.23%) Process Management
8 3 (4.23%) ITIL
9 2 (2.82%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.82%) Data Modelling
9 2 (2.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.35%) C#
1 18 (25.35%) SQL
2 9 (12.68%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.23%) Java
3 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.41%) PMP
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.23%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (4.23%) XenApp
2 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (11.27%) SCCM
2 5 (7.04%) SCSM
2 5 (7.04%) SCOM
3 4 (5.63%) Backup Exec
4 3 (4.23%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 51 (71.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.86%) Oracle
3 5 (7.04%) Cisco
3 5 (7.04%) HP
3 5 (7.04%) Avaya
3 5 (7.04%) SAP
4 4 (5.63%) Citrix
4 4 (5.63%) 3PAR
5 3 (4.23%) Zoho
5 3 (4.23%) VMware
6 2 (2.82%) Siebel
6 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
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