The first table below looks at the demand for Dynamics CRM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics CRM over the 3 months to 1 August 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.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics CRM (Microsoft CRM)
Rank 185 218 226
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +8
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 613 469 453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.12% 0.92% 0.78%
As % of the Business Applications category 12.00% 10.31% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 301 287
Average daily rate
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£420 £385 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £373 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.38% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 5
Average hourly rate £23.00 £38.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.47% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £11.84 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £44.94 £45.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-44.15% +10.00%
Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
5107 4550 5324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.35% 8.90% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2641 2342 2593
Average daily rate £438 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 75 55
Average hourly rate £32.03 £19.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.57% -43.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £12.30 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.75 £44.94 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -30.43%

Dynamics CRM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Dynamics CRM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Dynamics CRM
Daily Rate Trend

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

Dynamics CRM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Dynamics CRM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dynamics CRM within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Dynamics CRM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Dynamics CRM
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Dynamics CRM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Dynamics CRM
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dynamics CRM within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Dynamics CRM Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Dynamics CRM
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 1 August 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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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
England +42 573 £425 +11.84% 241
London +57 285 £438 +9.37% 98
South East +28 94 £400 +7.38% 25
City of London +46 85 £450 +9.09% 54
West Midlands +5 61 £425 +3.03% 28
East of England +15 54 £394 +5.00% 16
North West -2 40 £425 +13.33% 27
Berkshire +8 31 £450 - 4
Suffolk +6 28 £388 -8.82% 5
Birmingham +1 28 £486 +21.56% 14
Surrey +20 26 £388 - 8
Manchester +7 23 £350 -9.67% 20
Oxfordshire +15 18 £338 +40.62% 5
Yorkshire -41 17 £363 +6.61% 15
Oxford +12 15 £375 +30.43%
Reading -2 15 £500 +11.11% 2
Scotland -21 13 £338 -6.89% 15
Warwickshire - 11 £375 -
Coventry -4 10 £425 - 3
Cambridgeshire -2 9 £361 -27.75% 3
Cheshire -3 9 £475 +22.58% 3
Wales -6 9 £394 - 4
South Wales -7 9 £394 - 4
West Yorkshire -30 9 £350 - 6
West Sussex +4 8 £485 +42.64%
Cardiff -4 8 £394 - 4
Warrington -6 8 £475 -
South West -32 8 £450 +50.00% 8
Warwick - 8 £375 -
Hampshire -8 7 £475 +10.14% 4

Dynamics CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 1104 (100.00%) CRM
2 717 (64.95%) Microsoft
3 399 (36.14%) .NET
4 292 (26.45%) C#
5 288 (26.09%) SharePoint
6 245 (22.19%) SQL
7 239 (21.65%) MS Excel
8 238 (21.56%) SQL Server
9 168 (15.22%) Finance
10 154 (13.95%) JavaScript
11 147 (13.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 146 (13.22%) ASP.NET
13 131 (11.87%) Windows
14 121 (10.96%) Workflow
15 120 (10.87%) Migration
16 118 (10.69%) Web Services
17 108 (9.78%) Agile Software Development
18 102 (9.24%) Security Cleared
19 99 (8.97%) XML
20 96 (8.70%) Advertising
21 92 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
22 91 (8.24%) SC Cleared
23 90 (8.15%) Dynamics AX
24 89 (8.06%) WCF
25 83 (7.52%) Project Management
26 81 (7.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 77 (6.97%) Data Migration
28 75 (6.79%) HTML
29 67 (6.07%) Visual Studio
29 67 (6.07%) SQL Server 2008

Dynamics CRM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 288 (26.09%) SharePoint
2 92 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
3 36 (3.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 29 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 28 (2.54%) IIS
6 26 (2.36%) MS Exchange
7 25 (2.26%) Lync
8 18 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
9 17 (1.54%) CMS
10 15 (1.36%) Drupal
11 8 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (0.63%) Alfresco
13 6 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
14 5 (0.45%) WordPress
15 4 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
16 3 (0.27%) SAS
16 3 (0.27%) Joomla!
17 2 (0.18%) Kentico
17 2 (0.18%) WebSphere
17 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 239 (21.65%) MS Excel
2 51 (4.62%) MS Office
3 14 (1.27%) InfoPath
4 10 (0.91%) MS Project
5 4 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 90 (8.15%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
4 4 (0.36%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.27%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.27%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.18%) Agresso
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.091%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.091%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.091%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.091%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.091%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.091%) Magento
7 1 (0.091%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 29 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (2.26%) SaaS
3 9 (0.82%) Office 365
4 5 (0.45%) IaaS
4 5 (0.45%) PaaS
5 4 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.18%) WAN
2 11 (1.00%) DNS
3 10 (0.91%) SAN
4 9 (0.82%) LAN
5 8 (0.72%) DHCP
6 7 (0.63%) Intranet
7 6 (0.54%) NAS
7 6 (0.54%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.54%) Wireless
8 4 (0.36%) FTP
8 4 (0.36%) IPsec
9 3 (0.27%) HTTP
9 3 (0.27%) VPN
10 2 (0.18%) VoIP
10 2 (0.18%) H.323
10 2 (0.18%) Extranet
10 2 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.091%) Firewall
11 1 (0.091%) L2TP
11 1 (0.091%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (21.56%) SQL Server
2 147 (13.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 81 (7.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 67 (6.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 29 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 29 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 26 (2.36%) Relational Database
6 26 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (1.36%) RDBMS
8 12 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 12 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (0.72%) Oracle Database
10 7 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (0.63%) MySQL
11 5 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.27%) EDRMS
12 3 (0.27%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.18%) QlikView
13 2 (0.18%) OLAP
13 2 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 67 (6.07%) Visual Studio
2 56 (5.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (0.72%) JIRA
4 6 (0.54%) NUnit
5 5 (0.45%) Bugzilla
5 5 (0.45%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (0.36%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 4 (0.36%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.36%) Subversion
6 4 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (0.27%) Selenium
8 2 (0.18%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.18%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.18%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.091%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.091%) Maven
9 1 (0.091%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.091%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.091%) SpecFlow
General
1 168 (15.22%) Finance
2 96 (8.70%) Advertising
3 39 (3.53%) Marketing
4 26 (2.36%) Banking
5 20 (1.81%) Manufacturing
6 14 (1.27%) Billing
7 11 (1.00%) Retail
8 8 (0.72%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.63%) Front Office
9 7 (0.63%) Legal
9 7 (0.63%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.45%) Local Government
12 4 (0.36%) Electronics
13 3 (0.27%) Back Office
14 2 (0.18%) Publishing
14 2 (0.18%) Automotive
14 2 (0.18%) Law
15 1 (0.091%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.091%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 382 (34.60%) Developer
2 245 (22.19%) CRM Developer
3 196 (17.75%) Analyst
4 195 (17.66%) Consultant
5 187 (16.94%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 143 (12.95%) CRM Consultant
7 128 (11.59%) Business Analyst
8 119 (10.78%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
9 112 (10.14%) Microsoft Developer
10 106 (9.60%) Architect
11 105 (9.51%) Microsoft Consultant
12 92 (8.33%) Project Manager
13 86 (7.79%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
14 66 (5.98%) CRM Analyst
15 50 (4.53%) CRM Business Analyst
16 49 (4.44%) .NET Developer
17 43 (3.89%) Solutions Architect
18 42 (3.80%) CRM Manager
19 37 (3.35%) CRM Architect
20 33 (2.99%) CRM Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 399 (36.14%) .NET
2 146 (13.22%) ASP.NET
3 118 (10.69%) Web Services
4 99 (8.97%) XML
5 89 (8.06%) WCF
6 75 (6.79%) HTML
7 57 (5.16%) CSS
8 49 (4.44%) Silverlight
9 41 (3.71%) SOAP
10 35 (3.17%) .NET Framework
11 31 (2.81%) jQuery
12 23 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
12 23 (2.08%) XSLT
13 21 (1.90%) WF
14 17 (1.54%) Reactive Extensions
14 17 (1.54%) Managed Extensibility Framework
14 17 (1.54%) XSD
14 17 (1.54%) WPF
15 13 (1.18%) Middleware
16 12 (1.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 22 (1.99%) Management Information System
2 14 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (1.18%) Clustering
4 8 (0.72%) iPad
5 7 (0.63%) Social Media
6 5 (0.45%) Replication
6 5 (0.45%) Data Integration
6 5 (0.45%) Mobile App
7 4 (0.36%) FMCG
7 4 (0.36%) Computer Science
7 4 (0.36%) Statistics
7 4 (0.36%) DTV
7 4 (0.36%) GIS
8 3 (0.27%) IVR
8 3 (0.27%) CESG
8 3 (0.27%) Reference Data
8 3 (0.27%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.18%) Open Source
9 2 (0.18%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.18%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 131 (11.87%) Windows
2 27 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (1.00%) Windows 8
5 9 (0.82%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.45%) Windows XP
6 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.36%) Linux
8 3 (0.27%) Android
8 3 (0.27%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.18%) UNIX
10 1 (0.091%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1104 (100.00%) CRM
2 121 (10.96%) Workflow
3 120 (10.87%) Migration
4 108 (9.78%) Agile Software Development
5 83 (7.52%) Project Management
6 77 (6.97%) Data Migration
7 66 (5.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 66 (5.98%) Business Analysis
8 65 (5.89%) PRINCE2
9 60 (5.43%) ERP
9 60 (5.43%) MVC
10 45 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
10 45 (4.08%) Scrum
11 44 (3.99%) Test Scripting
12 43 (3.89%) Business Intelligence
13 41 (3.71%) Data Modelling
14 40 (3.62%) TDD
15 33 (2.99%) Waterfall
16 30 (2.72%) Change Management
17 28 (2.54%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 292 (26.45%) C#
2 245 (22.19%) SQL
3 154 (13.95%) JavaScript
4 42 (3.80%) VB.NET
5 37 (3.35%) T-SQL
6 20 (1.81%) PowerShell
7 13 (1.18%) VB
8 9 (0.82%) Java
9 6 (0.54%) X++
9 6 (0.54%) VB6
9 6 (0.54%) VBA
9 6 (0.54%) C
10 3 (0.27%) PHP
10 3 (0.27%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.18%) C++
11 2 (0.18%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.091%) Python
12 1 (0.091%) VBScript
12 1 (0.091%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 102 (9.24%) Security Cleared
2 91 (8.24%) SC Cleared
3 59 (5.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (3.26%) Degree
5 17 (1.54%) MCITP
6 10 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (0.82%) ISEB
7 9 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (0.54%) MCT
8 6 (0.54%) MCSD
9 5 (0.45%) BC Cleared
10 4 (0.36%) MCTS
10 4 (0.36%) MCPD
11 3 (0.27%) MCAD
11 3 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.18%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.18%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 2 (0.18%) MCP
12 2 (0.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (3.53%) QA
2 7 (0.63%) SLA
3 4 (0.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 16 (1.45%) Hyper-V
3 11 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.45%) XenApp
4 5 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (0.45%) UAG
5 3 (0.27%) vSphere
5 3 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.18%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.091%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 8 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
1 8 (0.72%) SCCM
1 8 (0.72%) SCOM
2 4 (0.36%) SCOrch
2 4 (0.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (0.36%) SCSM
2 4 (0.36%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.091%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.091%) MOM
3 1 (0.091%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.091%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.091%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 717 (64.95%) Microsoft
2 58 (5.25%) Oracle
3 33 (2.99%) SAP
4 28 (2.54%) Siebel
5 25 (2.26%) Citrix
6 20 (1.81%) VMware
6 20 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (1.09%) HP
8 9 (0.82%) Cisco
8 9 (0.82%) Business Objects
9 7 (0.63%) Sitecore
10 6 (0.54%) Infor
10 6 (0.54%) Northgate
10 6 (0.54%) TIBCO
11 5 (0.45%) Sybase
12 4 (0.36%) 3PAR
12 4 (0.36%) Google
12 4 (0.36%) Informatica
12 4 (0.36%) IBM
12 4 (0.36%) Sun
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Essex
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
York
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networking People
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vertical IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
York
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day excellent rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per annum 3 month contract + extension
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day excellent daily rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 6 days ago