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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics CRM (Microsoft CRM)
Rank 168 226 232
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +6
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 745 462 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.28% 0.90% 0.84%
As % of the Business Applications category 15.57% 10.11% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 268 306
Average daily rate
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£450 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 7
Average hourly rate £20.00 £44.95 £22.31
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.50% +101.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £10.87 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £50.00 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.96 £45.00 £22.31
% change year-on-year
-55.65% +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
4786 4568 5313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.19% 8.85% 9.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2788 2471 2672
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £403 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.59% -5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 77 103
Average hourly rate £26.54 £19.17 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.44% -46.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+32.22% -35.71%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 23 October 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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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 +54 717 £450 +16.12% 338
London +83 382 £450 +8.43% 135
South East +71 138 £450 +18.42% 56
City of London +52 114 £438 +2.94% 56
Berkshire +70 71 £500 +17.64% 15
West Midlands +7 68 £425 +6.25% 24
Reading +56 56 £540 +40.25% 10
East of England -34 42 £420 +12.00% 20
Birmingham +1 34 £413 +11.48% 11
Surrey +20 31 £405 +44.64% 13
Yorkshire -10 29 £395 +12.85% 26
Suffolk -2 21 £400 +14.28% 5
South West -30 21 £545 +74.40% 16
North West -27 17 £425 +21.42% 29
Bristol -23 16 £545 +28.23% 11
South Yorkshire +12 13 £380 -1.93% 7
Warwickshire - 13 £394 - 1
Oxfordshire - 12 £353 - 3
Coventry +5 11 £535 +33.75% 2
Sheffield +6 10 £380 -1.93% 7
Buckinghamshire +1 10 £316 +7.65% 1
South Wales -4 10 £375 - 3
Wales -16 10 £375 - 3
Manchester -19 9 £413 +26.92% 20
Cardiff +2 8 £375 - 3
Reigate - 8 £400 -
Midlands - 8 £456 -
North Yorkshire -2 7 £413 -
Scotland -12 7 £375 -26.82% 10
West Yorkshire -18 7 £400 +23.07% 15

Dynamics CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 1350 (99.70%) CRM
2 860 (63.52%) Microsoft
3 550 (40.62%) .NET
4 378 (27.92%) C#
5 342 (25.26%) SharePoint
6 318 (23.49%) SQL
7 302 (22.30%) SQL Server
8 280 (20.68%) MS Excel
9 264 (19.50%) Agile Software Development
10 239 (17.65%) JavaScript
11 189 (13.96%) ASP.NET
12 187 (13.81%) Finance
13 161 (11.89%) BizTalk Server
14 158 (11.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 145 (10.71%) Migration
16 143 (10.56%) Web Services
17 136 (10.04%) HTML
17 136 (10.04%) Dynamics AX
18 135 (9.97%) Workflow
19 124 (9.16%) WCF
20 119 (8.79%) Windows
21 112 (8.27%) Security Cleared
22 104 (7.68%) Advertising
23 102 (7.53%) Project Management
24 101 (7.46%) XML
25 99 (7.31%) CSS
26 97 (7.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 91 (6.72%) Data Migration
28 89 (6.57%) Visual Studio
28 89 (6.57%) SC Cleared

Dynamics CRM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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
1 342 (25.26%) SharePoint
2 161 (11.89%) BizTalk Server
3 68 (5.02%) SharePoint 2013
4 66 (4.87%) SharePoint 2010
5 42 (3.10%) Lync
6 36 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2013
7 26 (1.92%) IIS
8 16 (1.18%) MS Exchange
9 14 (1.03%) Drupal
9 14 (1.03%) CMS
10 8 (0.59%) WordPress
10 8 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
11 6 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (0.44%) Alfresco
12 5 (0.37%) SAS
13 3 (0.22%) Apache
13 3 (0.22%) Joomla!
13 3 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.22%) Jadu
Applications
1 280 (20.68%) MS Excel
2 32 (2.36%) MS Office
3 18 (1.33%) MS Project
4 14 (1.03%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.66%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.074%) SPSS
6 1 (0.074%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 136 (10.04%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.22%) Agresso
4 3 (0.22%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.074%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.074%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.074%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.074%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.074%) Pivotal CRM
5 1 (0.074%) Magento
5 1 (0.074%) Oracle BRM
5 1 (0.074%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 41 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (1.03%) MailChimp
4 12 (0.89%) SaaS
5 9 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (0.74%) Intranet
2 9 (0.66%) DNS
3 6 (0.44%) VoIP
3 6 (0.44%) DHCP
4 4 (0.30%) FTP
5 3 (0.22%) HTTP
5 3 (0.22%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.22%) WAN
5 3 (0.22%) Firewall
6 2 (0.15%) NAS
6 2 (0.15%) VLAN
6 2 (0.15%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.15%) Wireless
6 2 (0.15%) H.323
6 2 (0.15%) VPN
6 2 (0.15%) SAN
7 1 (0.074%) LAN
7 1 (0.074%) CTI
7 1 (0.074%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 302 (22.30%) SQL Server
2 158 (11.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 97 (7.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 75 (5.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 33 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 30 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
7 29 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 23 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 21 (1.55%) Relational Database
10 12 (0.89%) Oracle Database
10 12 (0.89%) RDBMS
11 10 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 10 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
12 8 (0.59%) MS Access
13 6 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.44%) MySQL
14 5 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (0.22%) Oracle ODI
15 3 (0.22%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 89 (6.57%) Visual Studio
2 64 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (1.18%) Visual Studio Team System
4 14 (1.03%) MSTest
5 13 (0.96%) SpecFlow
6 12 (0.89%) MSBuild
7 11 (0.81%) ReSharper
7 11 (0.81%) NUnit
7 11 (0.81%) NCover
7 11 (0.81%) StyleCop
7 11 (0.81%) NDepend
8 6 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (0.44%) JIRA
9 5 (0.37%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 5 (0.37%) NuGet
10 4 (0.30%) Git (software)
10 4 (0.30%) Subversion
10 4 (0.30%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (0.22%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.15%) Selenium
General
1 187 (13.81%) Finance
2 104 (7.68%) Advertising
3 43 (3.18%) Banking
4 38 (2.81%) Marketing
5 19 (1.40%) Retail
6 10 (0.74%) Legal
6 10 (0.74%) Manufacturing
7 8 (0.59%) Billing
7 8 (0.59%) Publishing
7 8 (0.59%) Telecoms
8 7 (0.52%) Back Office
8 7 (0.52%) Investment Banking
9 6 (0.44%) French Language
10 5 (0.37%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.37%) Front Office
10 5 (0.37%) Law
11 4 (0.30%) Local Government
12 2 (0.15%) Automotive
13 1 (0.074%) Games
13 1 (0.074%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 567 (41.88%) Developer
2 403 (29.76%) CRM Developer
3 295 (21.79%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 215 (15.88%) Consultant
5 213 (15.73%) Analyst
6 176 (13.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 155 (11.45%) CRM Consultant
8 152 (11.23%) Architect
9 130 (9.60%) Business Analyst
10 129 (9.53%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
11 124 (9.16%) Microsoft Consultant
12 94 (6.94%) Project Manager
12 94 (6.94%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
13 82 (6.06%) CRM Analyst
14 57 (4.21%) CRM Business Analyst
15 56 (4.14%) .NET Developer
16 54 (3.99%) CRM Architect
17 48 (3.55%) Technical Architect
18 43 (3.18%) CRM Manager
19 41 (3.03%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 550 (40.62%) .NET
2 189 (13.96%) ASP.NET
3 143 (10.56%) Web Services
4 136 (10.04%) HTML
5 124 (9.16%) WCF
6 101 (7.46%) XML
7 99 (7.31%) CSS
8 76 (5.61%) Silverlight
9 73 (5.39%) .NET Framework
10 45 (3.32%) SOAP
11 42 (3.10%) jQuery
12 29 (2.14%) WPF
13 28 (2.07%) Application Packaging
14 27 (1.99%) HTML5
15 24 (1.77%) Reactive Extensions
15 24 (1.77%) Managed Extensibility Framework
16 20 (1.48%) XSLT
17 19 (1.40%) ASP.NET MVC
18 18 (1.33%) WF
19 16 (1.18%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 63 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (3.32%) Clustering
3 24 (1.77%) iPad
4 22 (1.62%) Management Information System
5 21 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (1.03%) Data Integration
7 12 (0.89%) Inversion of Control
7 12 (0.89%) Open Source
8 10 (0.74%) Reference Data
9 8 (0.59%) User Experience
9 8 (0.59%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.37%) Computer Science
10 5 (0.37%) Taxonomies
11 4 (0.30%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.30%) FMCG
11 4 (0.30%) GIS
12 3 (0.22%) NHS
12 3 (0.22%) IVR
12 3 (0.22%) Replication
12 3 (0.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 119 (8.79%) Windows
2 17 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (0.74%) Windows 7
4 8 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (0.52%) Windows 8
6 5 (0.37%) Windows XP
6 5 (0.37%) Linux
7 2 (0.15%) UNIX
8 1 (0.074%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1350 (99.70%) CRM
2 264 (19.50%) Agile Software Development
3 145 (10.71%) Migration
4 135 (9.97%) Workflow
5 102 (7.53%) Project Management
6 91 (6.72%) Data Migration
7 85 (6.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 68 (5.02%) PRINCE2
9 66 (4.87%) TDD
10 59 (4.36%) User Acceptance Testing
11 58 (4.28%) Business Analysis
11 58 (4.28%) Data Modelling
11 58 (4.28%) MVC
12 54 (3.99%) ERP
13 53 (3.91%) Scrum
14 49 (3.62%) Waterfall
15 48 (3.55%) Unit Testing
16 44 (3.25%) Disaster Recovery
17 40 (2.95%) Test Scripting
18 36 (2.66%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 378 (27.92%) C#
2 318 (23.49%) SQL
3 239 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 47 (3.47%) T-SQL
5 32 (2.36%) VB.NET
6 27 (1.99%) PowerShell
7 18 (1.33%) VBA
8 11 (0.81%) Java
9 10 (0.74%) VB
10 6 (0.44%) VB6
10 6 (0.44%) C
11 5 (0.37%) PL/SQL
11 5 (0.37%) X++
12 4 (0.30%) C++
13 2 (0.15%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.15%) PHP
14 1 (0.074%) ABAP
14 1 (0.074%) VBScript
14 1 (0.074%) Python
14 1 (0.074%) XAML
Qualifications
1 112 (8.27%) Security Cleared
2 89 (6.57%) SC Cleared
3 65 (4.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 42 (3.10%) Degree
5 23 (1.70%) MCITP
6 15 (1.11%) ISEB
7 10 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (0.66%) MCT
9 8 (0.59%) MCTS
10 7 (0.52%) MCSD
11 6 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.30%) CCNA
12 4 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.22%) MCSE
13 3 (0.22%) CIMA
13 3 (0.22%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.22%) MCPD
13 3 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
14 2 (0.15%) AAT
14 2 (0.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (3.10%) QA
2 9 (0.66%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.074%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (4.28%) Active Directory
2 43 (3.18%) Hyper-V
3 8 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.15%) vCloud
4 2 (0.15%) vSphere
5 1 (0.074%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.074%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.59%) SCCM
3 6 (0.44%) SCOM
4 2 (0.15%) SAP Afaria
4 2 (0.15%) MOM
4 2 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 860 (63.52%) Microsoft
2 53 (3.91%) Oracle
3 41 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
4 31 (2.29%) Siebel
5 26 (1.92%) SAP
6 23 (1.70%) Citrix
7 17 (1.26%) HP
7 17 (1.26%) VMware
8 9 (0.66%) Metastorm
9 7 (0.52%) Infor
9 7 (0.52%) Sitecore
10 6 (0.44%) SolarWinds
10 6 (0.44%) Cisco
10 6 (0.44%) Adobe
10 6 (0.44%) Sage
11 5 (0.37%) Sun
11 5 (0.37%) IBM
11 5 (0.37%) Sybase
11 5 (0.37%) Business Objects
12 4 (0.30%) Cognos
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