The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics CRM (Microsoft CRM)
Rank 183 221 247
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +26
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 669 506 462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.16% 0.96% 0.80%
As % of the Business Applications category 13.23% 10.79% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 292 296
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £263 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 7
Average hourly rate £19.91 £42.95 £22.31
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.64% +92.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.17 £8.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £44.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £45.00 £22.31
% change year-on-year
-55.75% +101.70%

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

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
5057 4689 5463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.78% 8.89% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2787 2483 2721
Average daily rate £450 £436 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% -3.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 79 81
Average hourly rate £31.50 £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.56 £10.50 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.50 £45.00 £42.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.60 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+79.02% -45.86%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 19 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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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 +33 630 £438 +9.37% 319
London +84 347 £450 +5.88% 132
City of London +40 101 £438 -2.77% 59
South East +45 99 £472 +17.87% 39
West Midlands +5 62 £413 +11.48% 39
East of England -12 47 £400 +6.66% 17
Berkshire +33 44 £561 +24.72% 12
Birmingham +9 38 £400 +13.47% 19
Reading +34 34 £563 +25.00% 8
Surrey +21 28 £400 +42.85% 4
Suffolk +2 28 £400 +6.66% 4
North West -17 25 £375 -6.25% 24
Yorkshire -33 21 £375 +7.14% 22
Manchester -8 14 £350 -12.50% 19
Warwickshire - 14 £413 - 3
Oxfordshire +6 12 £288 +23.65% 4
Wales -10 11 £415 - 2
South Wales - 11 £415 - 2
South West -51 9 £463 +50.40% 19
Midlands +6 8 £456 -8.75%
Scotland -21 8 £353 -43.60% 20
Oxford - 8 £300 - 1
Cardiff - 8 £415 - 1
Essex 0 7 £400 - 2
Buckinghamshire -5 7 £279 -7.08% 1
West Yorkshire -24 7 £350 +2.94% 12
Leeds -26 7 £350 +2.94% 8
Warwick - 7 £369 - 3
North Yorkshire +5 6 £413 - 3
East Midlands +1 6 £375 +50.00% 12

Dynamics CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1222 (99.92%) CRM
2 782 (63.94%) Microsoft
3 480 (39.25%) .NET
4 333 (27.23%) C#
5 286 (23.39%) SharePoint
6 262 (21.42%) SQL
7 250 (20.44%) SQL Server
8 245 (20.03%) MS Excel
9 229 (18.72%) Agile Software Development
10 192 (15.70%) JavaScript
11 175 (14.31%) Finance
12 172 (14.06%) ASP.NET
13 154 (12.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 131 (10.71%) Web Services
15 127 (10.38%) Workflow
16 120 (9.81%) Windows
16 120 (9.81%) Dynamics AX
17 116 (9.48%) BizTalk Server
17 116 (9.48%) Migration
18 111 (9.08%) Advertising
19 109 (8.91%) WCF
20 103 (8.42%) HTML
21 100 (8.18%) XML
22 95 (7.77%) Security Cleared
23 83 (6.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 80 (6.54%) Project Management
24 80 (6.54%) SC Cleared
25 79 (6.46%) Visual Studio
26 74 (6.05%) CSS
27 73 (5.97%) Silverlight

Dynamics CRM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 286 (23.39%) SharePoint
2 116 (9.48%) BizTalk Server
3 46 (3.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 45 (3.68%) SharePoint 2010
5 37 (3.03%) IIS
6 26 (2.13%) Lync
7 22 (1.80%) MS Exchange
8 17 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (1.14%) Drupal
10 13 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (0.90%) CMS
12 6 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (0.49%) Alfresco
13 5 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
13 5 (0.41%) WordPress
13 5 (0.41%) SAS
14 3 (0.25%) Joomla!
14 3 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (0.25%) Apache
15 2 (0.16%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 245 (20.03%) MS Excel
2 38 (3.11%) MS Office
3 15 (1.23%) MS Project
4 10 (0.82%) InfoPath
5 9 (0.74%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 120 (9.81%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.25%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.25%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.16%) Agresso
6 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.082%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.082%) Magento
7 1 (0.082%) Oracle BRM
7 1 (0.082%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.082%) Pivotal CRM
7 1 (0.082%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.082%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.082%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.082%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (1.64%) SaaS
3 16 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (0.98%) MailChimp
5 7 (0.57%) Office 365
6 3 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.25%) PaaS
6 3 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (0.98%) DNS
2 9 (0.74%) DHCP
3 8 (0.65%) WAN
4 7 (0.57%) SAN
5 6 (0.49%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.49%) Wireless
6 5 (0.41%) LAN
6 5 (0.41%) VoIP
6 5 (0.41%) Intranet
7 4 (0.33%) FTP
7 4 (0.33%) IPsec
8 3 (0.25%) NAS
8 3 (0.25%) Firewall
8 3 (0.25%) HTTP
9 2 (0.16%) VPN
9 2 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.16%) H.323
9 2 (0.16%) VLAN
9 2 (0.16%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.082%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (20.44%) SQL Server
2 154 (12.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 83 (6.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 68 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 31 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 30 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
9 18 (1.47%) Relational Database
10 10 (0.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (0.74%) Oracle Database
12 8 (0.65%) RDBMS
13 7 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
13 7 (0.57%) MS Access
14 6 (0.49%) MySQL
14 6 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (0.33%) Data Mining
16 3 (0.25%) QlikView
17 2 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
17 2 (0.16%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 79 (6.46%) Visual Studio
2 58 (4.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (1.31%) Visual Studio Team System
4 9 (0.74%) JIRA
5 4 (0.33%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (0.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 3 (0.25%) NUnit
6 3 (0.25%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.16%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.16%) Subversion
7 2 (0.16%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.16%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.082%) MSTest
8 1 (0.082%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.082%) SpecFlow
General
1 175 (14.31%) Finance
2 111 (9.08%) Advertising
3 45 (3.68%) Marketing
4 37 (3.03%) Banking
5 18 (1.47%) Retail
6 16 (1.31%) Manufacturing
7 11 (0.90%) Billing
8 9 (0.74%) Legal
9 8 (0.65%) Telecoms
9 8 (0.65%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.49%) French Language
11 5 (0.41%) Front Office
11 5 (0.41%) Back Office
11 5 (0.41%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.41%) Publishing
11 5 (0.41%) Law
12 3 (0.25%) Local Government
13 2 (0.16%) Electronics
14 1 (0.082%) German Language
14 1 (0.082%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 477 (39.00%) Developer
2 345 (28.21%) CRM Developer
3 245 (20.03%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 209 (17.09%) Consultant
5 200 (16.35%) Analyst
6 161 (13.16%) CRM Consultant
7 143 (11.69%) Microsoft Developer
8 139 (11.37%) Architect
9 133 (10.87%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
10 125 (10.22%) Microsoft Consultant
11 124 (10.14%) Business Analyst
12 103 (8.42%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
13 87 (7.11%) Project Manager
14 74 (6.05%) CRM Analyst
15 57 (4.66%) CRM Architect
16 54 (4.42%) CRM Business Analyst
17 52 (4.25%) .NET Developer
18 44 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
19 42 (3.43%) CRM Manager
20 40 (3.27%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 480 (39.25%) .NET
2 172 (14.06%) ASP.NET
3 131 (10.71%) Web Services
4 109 (8.91%) WCF
5 103 (8.42%) HTML
6 100 (8.18%) XML
7 74 (6.05%) CSS
8 73 (5.97%) Silverlight
9 53 (4.33%) .NET Framework
10 46 (3.76%) SOAP
11 31 (2.53%) jQuery
12 23 (1.88%) Reactive Extensions
12 23 (1.88%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 21 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (1.64%) HTML5
14 20 (1.64%) WPF
15 17 (1.39%) XSD
16 15 (1.23%) XSLT
17 14 (1.14%) WF
18 13 (1.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 55 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (2.37%) Clustering
3 23 (1.88%) iPad
4 19 (1.55%) Management Information System
5 16 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (0.65%) Data Integration
7 5 (0.41%) Mobile App
7 5 (0.41%) GIS
8 4 (0.33%) Replication
8 4 (0.33%) User Experience
8 4 (0.33%) Reference Data
8 4 (0.33%) FMCG
9 3 (0.25%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.25%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.25%) Taxonomies
9 3 (0.25%) IVR
10 2 (0.16%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.16%) DTV
10 2 (0.16%) Statistics
10 2 (0.16%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 120 (9.81%) Windows
2 20 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (0.82%) Windows 7
5 8 (0.65%) Windows 8
6 6 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.41%) Windows XP
7 5 (0.41%) Linux
8 3 (0.25%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.25%) Android
9 2 (0.16%) UNIX
10 1 (0.082%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1222 (99.92%) CRM
2 229 (18.72%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (10.38%) Workflow
4 116 (9.48%) Migration
5 80 (6.54%) Project Management
6 72 (5.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 70 (5.72%) Data Migration
8 66 (5.40%) PRINCE2
9 61 (4.99%) ERP
10 57 (4.66%) User Acceptance Testing
11 56 (4.58%) Business Analysis
12 54 (4.42%) MVC
13 47 (3.84%) Test Scripting
14 46 (3.76%) TDD
15 42 (3.43%) Business Intelligence
16 41 (3.35%) Scrum
16 41 (3.35%) Waterfall
17 40 (3.27%) Data Modelling
18 35 (2.86%) Unit Testing
19 31 (2.53%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 333 (27.23%) C#
2 262 (21.42%) SQL
3 192 (15.70%) JavaScript
4 41 (3.35%) T-SQL
5 29 (2.37%) VB.NET
6 16 (1.31%) PowerShell
7 11 (0.90%) VB
8 8 (0.65%) Java
8 8 (0.65%) X++
9 6 (0.49%) VB6
10 5 (0.41%) C
11 3 (0.25%) VBA
12 2 (0.16%) C++
12 2 (0.16%) PHP
12 2 (0.16%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.16%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.082%) VBScript
13 1 (0.082%) ABAP
13 1 (0.082%) Python
Qualifications
1 95 (7.77%) Security Cleared
2 80 (6.54%) SC Cleared
3 65 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (3.11%) Degree
5 22 (1.80%) MCITP
6 12 (0.98%) ISEB
7 9 (0.74%) MCT
8 8 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (0.57%) MCSD
10 4 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.33%) CCNA
10 4 (0.33%) MCTS
10 4 (0.33%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
11 3 (0.25%) MCPD
11 3 (0.25%) MCSE
12 2 (0.16%) MCSA
12 2 (0.16%) MCP
12 2 (0.16%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (3.60%) QA
2 9 (0.74%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (3.19%) Active Directory
2 26 (2.13%) Hyper-V
3 9 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.16%) XenApp
5 2 (0.16%) vCloud
5 2 (0.16%) vSphere
6 1 (0.082%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.082%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (0.98%) SCCM
2 11 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (0.82%) SCOM
4 4 (0.33%) Backup Exec
4 4 (0.33%) SCSM
5 2 (0.16%) MOM
5 2 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.16%) Nagios
5 2 (0.16%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 782 (63.94%) Microsoft
2 51 (4.17%) Oracle
3 33 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
4 32 (2.62%) SAP
5 25 (2.04%) Siebel
6 23 (1.88%) Citrix
7 17 (1.39%) VMware
7 17 (1.39%) HP
8 10 (0.82%) Cisco
9 7 (0.57%) Infor
9 7 (0.57%) Sage
9 7 (0.57%) Business Objects
10 6 (0.49%) Avaya
10 6 (0.49%) IBM
10 6 (0.49%) TIBCO
10 6 (0.49%) SolarWinds
10 6 (0.49%) Sitecore
11 5 (0.41%) Northgate
11 5 (0.41%) Metastorm
11 5 (0.41%) Sun
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