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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Dynamics CRM (Microsoft CRM)
Rank 202 211 216
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 546 474 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.08% 0.97% 0.87%
As % of the Business Applications category 11.84% 10.74% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 281 243
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £282 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 1
Average hourly rate £43.00 £33.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.35% -80.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £35.70 £175.00
% change year-on-year
-57.98% -79.60%

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
4611 4414 4130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.08% 9.07% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2635 2292 1989
Average daily rate £429 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.59% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 64 60
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.42 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.53% -15.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £61.15 £55.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +0.80%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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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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
England +3 498 £400 - 322
London +29 215 £425 - 95
South East -3 110 £400 -3.03% 47
City of London +23 68 £450 -10.00% 45
Yorkshire +19 54 £338 +3.84% 27
West Midlands +26 53 £375 -11.76% 44
Surrey -5 37 £413 - 15
West Yorkshire +12 31 £318 -2.30% 13
Wales +6 29 £500 +29.03% 10
Leeds +7 25 £318 -2.30% 11
Buckinghamshire +4 24 £303 -32.72% 9
Birmingham +6 21 £350 -33.33% 16
Berkshire -13 21 £413 -0.30% 7
South Yorkshire +14 20 £338 +19.46% 13
East of England -19 19 £450 +28.57% 11
South Wales -2 17 £495 +27.74% 8
South West -15 17 £325 -18.75% 22
Cardiff -2 16 £495 +27.74% 5
High Wycombe - 15 £305 - 2
Sheffield +4 14 £350 +11.11% 10
Oxfordshire -10 13 £400 +37.93% 4
North West -38 11 £425 +21.42% 32
East Midlands +15 9 £350 +64.70% 14
Hampshire -12 9 £413 +6.45% 9
Scotland -19 9 £306 -38.75% 7
Manchester -29 9 £425 +21.42% 20
Reading +2 7 £525 +27.27% 2
Tyne and Wear -7 7 £307 -31.57% 5
Newcastle upon Tyne -9 7 £307 -31.57% 5
North East -12 7 £307 -31.57% 6

Dynamics CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 1292 (99.69%) CRM
2 878 (67.75%) Microsoft
3 546 (42.13%) .NET
4 376 (29.01%) C#
5 332 (25.62%) SQL Server
6 330 (25.46%) SharePoint
7 318 (24.54%) SQL
8 265 (20.45%) MS Excel
9 259 (19.98%) JavaScript
10 250 (19.29%) Agile Software Development
11 202 (15.59%) ASP.NET
12 176 (13.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 175 (13.50%) Finance
14 158 (12.19%) WCF
15 157 (12.11%) BizTalk Server
16 153 (11.81%) HTML
17 149 (11.50%) Web Services
18 127 (9.80%) Migration
19 124 (9.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 117 (9.03%) Dynamics AX
21 112 (8.64%) CSS
22 109 (8.41%) Visual Studio
23 108 (8.33%) .NET Framework
24 100 (7.72%) Windows
25 99 (7.64%) Advertising
26 98 (7.56%) XML
27 93 (7.18%) Stakeholder Management
28 92 (7.10%) SQL Server 2008
29 86 (6.64%) Project Management
30 85 (6.56%) Security Cleared

Dynamics CRM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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
1 330 (25.46%) SharePoint
2 157 (12.11%) BizTalk Server
3 81 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 68 (5.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 49 (3.78%) Lync
6 43 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 35 (2.70%) IIS
8 19 (1.47%) CMS
9 12 (0.93%) MS Exchange
10 9 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
11 8 (0.62%) Umbraco
11 8 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (0.54%) SAS
13 4 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (0.23%) WordPress
14 3 (0.23%) LiveCycle
14 3 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
14 3 (0.23%) Jadu
15 2 (0.15%) SugarCRM
15 2 (0.15%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 265 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.85%) MS Office
3 18 (1.39%) MS Project
4 17 (1.31%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.23%) SPSS
7 1 (0.077%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.077%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 117 (9.03%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.31%) GoldMine
3 4 (0.31%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.15%) Maximo
4 2 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.15%) Agresso
4 2 (0.15%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.077%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.077%) Oracle BRM
5 1 (0.077%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.077%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.077%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.077%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.077%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 45 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (1.08%) MailChimp
4 11 (0.85%) Office 365
5 7 (0.54%) SaaS
6 2 (0.15%) LucidChart
7 1 (0.077%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.69%) Intranet
2 7 (0.54%) TCP/IP
2 7 (0.54%) DNS
2 7 (0.54%) SAN
2 7 (0.54%) NAS
3 6 (0.46%) VoIP
3 6 (0.46%) FTP
3 6 (0.46%) HTTP
4 5 (0.39%) CTI
4 5 (0.39%) Firewall
4 5 (0.39%) DHCP
5 4 (0.31%) IP Telephony
5 4 (0.31%) VLAN
5 4 (0.31%) iSCSI
5 4 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (0.31%) LAN
6 3 (0.23%) Broadband
6 3 (0.23%) WAN
6 3 (0.23%) Network Security
6 3 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 332 (25.62%) SQL Server
2 176 (13.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 124 (9.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 92 (7.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 35 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 33 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 32 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 21 (1.62%) Relational Database
9 19 (1.47%) MS Access
9 19 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (1.31%) RDBMS
10 17 (1.31%) SQL Server 2000
11 10 (0.77%) Oracle Database
12 7 (0.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (0.23%) FileMaker
14 3 (0.23%) MarkLogic
14 3 (0.23%) Oracle ODI
14 3 (0.23%) Cognos Report Studio
14 3 (0.23%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 109 (8.41%) Visual Studio
2 63 (4.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (1.08%) MSTest
4 13 (1.00%) SpecFlow
5 12 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
6 11 (0.85%) NCover
6 11 (0.85%) StyleCop
6 11 (0.85%) NUnit
6 11 (0.85%) ReSharper
6 11 (0.85%) NDepend
6 11 (0.85%) MSBuild
7 7 (0.54%) JIRA
7 7 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 5 (0.39%) Selenium
9 5 (0.39%) NuGet
10 4 (0.31%) Git (software)
10 4 (0.31%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 4 (0.31%) Subversion
11 3 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
General
1 175 (13.50%) Finance
2 99 (7.64%) Advertising
3 48 (3.70%) Banking
4 39 (3.01%) Marketing
5 20 (1.54%) Retail
5 20 (1.54%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.00%) Local Government
7 11 (0.85%) Billing
7 11 (0.85%) Investment Banking
8 10 (0.77%) Publishing
8 10 (0.77%) Legal
9 9 (0.69%) French Language
10 8 (0.62%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.54%) Law
11 7 (0.54%) Back Office
12 6 (0.46%) German Language
13 4 (0.31%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.23%) Electronics
15 2 (0.15%) Front Office
15 2 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 538 (41.51%) Developer
2 386 (29.78%) CRM Developer
3 300 (23.15%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 214 (16.51%) Analyst
5 198 (15.28%) Microsoft Developer
6 158 (12.19%) Architect
7 155 (11.96%) Consultant
8 122 (9.41%) Business Analyst
9 110 (8.49%) CRM Consultant
10 92 (7.10%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
11 90 (6.94%) CRM Analyst
12 79 (6.10%) Project Manager
13 75 (5.79%) Microsoft Consultant
14 57 (4.40%) Technical Architect
15 55 (4.24%) CRM Business Analyst
16 54 (4.17%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
17 48 (3.70%) CRM Architect
18 46 (3.55%) CRM Manager
19 43 (3.32%) Senior Developer
20 39 (3.01%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 546 (42.13%) .NET
2 202 (15.59%) ASP.NET
3 158 (12.19%) WCF
4 153 (11.81%) HTML
5 149 (11.50%) Web Services
6 112 (8.64%) CSS
7 108 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 98 (7.56%) XML
9 64 (4.94%) jQuery
10 54 (4.17%) Silverlight
11 47 (3.63%) SOAP
12 36 (2.78%) HTML5
13 35 (2.70%) WPF
14 32 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC
15 30 (2.31%) Application Packaging
16 29 (2.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 17 (1.31%) LINQ
18 16 (1.23%) REST
19 14 (1.08%) XSLT
20 13 (1.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 50 (3.86%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (3.47%) Clustering
3 20 (1.54%) iPad
4 19 (1.47%) Management Information System
5 15 (1.16%) User Experience
6 13 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (0.93%) Open Source
7 12 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
8 11 (0.85%) Kindle
8 11 (0.85%) IVR
9 10 (0.77%) Data Integration
10 9 (0.69%) NHS
11 8 (0.62%) Replication
11 8 (0.62%) Reference Data
12 6 (0.46%) Computer Science
12 6 (0.46%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.39%) E-Learning
13 5 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
13 5 (0.39%) Data Structures
14 3 (0.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 100 (7.72%) Windows
2 25 (1.93%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (1.08%) Windows XP
5 11 (0.85%) Windows Vista
5 11 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.46%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.31%) Linux
8 3 (0.23%) UNIX
8 3 (0.23%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.077%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.077%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1292 (99.69%) CRM
2 250 (19.29%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (9.80%) Migration
4 93 (7.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 86 (6.64%) Project Management
6 80 (6.17%) Workflow
6 80 (6.17%) Data Migration
7 79 (6.10%) MVC
8 73 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
9 65 (5.02%) Scrum
10 60 (4.63%) TDD
11 50 (3.86%) Business Analysis
12 48 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
13 46 (3.55%) PRINCE2
13 46 (3.55%) Data Modelling
14 38 (2.93%) Unit Testing
15 37 (2.85%) ERP
16 34 (2.62%) SOA
17 32 (2.47%) Test Scripting
18 31 (2.39%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 376 (29.01%) C#
2 318 (24.54%) SQL
3 259 (19.98%) JavaScript
4 53 (4.09%) T-SQL
5 19 (1.47%) VB.NET
6 18 (1.39%) Java
6 18 (1.39%) PowerShell
7 16 (1.23%) VBA
8 6 (0.46%) C++
9 5 (0.39%) C
10 3 (0.23%) VB
10 3 (0.23%) XQuery
10 3 (0.23%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.23%) X++
11 2 (0.15%) VB6
11 2 (0.15%) XAML
11 2 (0.15%) PHP
12 1 (0.077%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.077%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.077%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 85 (6.56%) Security Cleared
2 68 (5.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 65 (5.02%) SC Cleared
4 33 (2.55%) Degree
5 23 (1.77%) ISEB
6 17 (1.31%) MCITP
7 14 (1.08%) MCTS
8 9 (0.69%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 8 (0.62%) MCT
10 6 (0.46%) MCSD
11 5 (0.39%) MCAD
11 5 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.39%) CCNA
11 5 (0.39%) MCPD
12 4 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.31%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.31%) MCSE
13 3 (0.23%) CIMA
14 2 (0.15%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.32%) QA
2 11 (0.85%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.46%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.39%) HL7
5 4 (0.31%) DICOM
6 2 (0.15%) COBIT
7 1 (0.077%) SLA
7 1 (0.077%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.077%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 71 (5.48%) Active Directory
2 47 (3.63%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.46%) ISA Server
4 4 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.31%) vCloud
5 2 (0.15%) XenApp
5 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.077%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 12 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.62%) SCCM
3 4 (0.31%) Nagios
4 3 (0.23%) Windows Intune
4 3 (0.23%) SCOM
5 2 (0.15%) MOM
5 2 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.15%) SAP Afaria
6 1 (0.077%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 878 (67.75%) Microsoft
2 52 (4.01%) Salesforce.com
3 41 (3.16%) Oracle
4 23 (1.77%) Siebel
5 18 (1.39%) SAP
6 17 (1.31%) HP
7 11 (0.85%) Sage
7 11 (0.85%) Sitecore
8 9 (0.69%) Metastorm
8 9 (0.69%) VMware
8 9 (0.69%) Adobe
8 9 (0.69%) Cisco
9 8 (0.62%) CheckPoint
10 7 (0.54%) Juniper
10 7 (0.54%) Citrix
11 6 (0.46%) SolarWinds
12 5 (0.39%) NetSuite
12 5 (0.39%) Cognos
13 4 (0.31%) Avaya
13 4 (0.31%) Northgate
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Birmingham
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
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Conspicuous
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North West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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Southampton
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