The first table below looks at the demand for Dynamics CRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 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 Reading 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics CRM (Microsoft CRM)
Rank 69 65 75
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 9 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.84% 0.52% 0.27%
As % of the Business Applications category 20.45% 11.76% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate £375 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £82.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-83.63% +83.33%
Business Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
44 34 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.12% 4.45% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 30
Average daily rate £475 £416 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.11% -16.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £187 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £442 £819
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Dynamics CRM
Berkshire

Dynamics CRM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Dynamics CRM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Dynamics CRM
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Dynamics CRM Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Dynamics CRM
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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

Dynamics CRM Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Dynamics CRM
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Dynamics CRM Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Dynamics CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 21 (100.00%) CRM
2 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
3 11 (52.38%) Test Scripting
4 10 (47.62%) C#
5 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 9 (42.86%) System Testing
6 8 (38.10%) Unit Testing
6 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
7 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 6 (28.57%) MS Access
8 6 (28.57%) Incident Management
9 5 (23.81%) CSS
9 5 (23.81%) HTML
9 5 (23.81%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (14.29%) User Stories
11 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (9.52%) SCOrch
11 2 (9.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (9.52%) UAG
11 2 (9.52%) Lync
11 2 (9.52%) Statistics
11 2 (9.52%) Use Case
11 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (9.52%) Data Mapping
11 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
11 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared

Dynamics CRM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
2 5 (23.81%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (9.52%) Lync
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.76%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Kerberos
1 1 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) MS Access
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Automotive
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 9 (42.86%) CRM Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Consultant
6 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Data Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Microsoft Developer
7 1 (4.76%) CRM Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.76%) ERP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
1 5 (23.81%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Statistics
2 1 (4.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) CRM
2 11 (52.38%) Test Scripting
3 9 (42.86%) System Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Unit Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Incident Management
6 3 (14.29%) User Stories
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Workflow
7 2 (9.52%) Use Case
7 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Data Mapping
8 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
8 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
8 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) C#
3 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.76%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.52%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCOrch
1 2 (9.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) JD Edwards
2 1 (4.76%) Sage
2 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) Siebel