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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Dynamics CRM (Microsoft CRM)
Rank 200 215 209
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 542 449 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.06% 0.91% 0.95%
As % of the Business Applications category 12.44% 10.41% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 292 256
Average daily rate
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£418 £395 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% +1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £519 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £43.00 £15.00 £91.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+186.66% -83.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £15.00 £84.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £98.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 £91.25
% change year-on-year
- -83.56%

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
4356 4312 3937
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.55% 8.74% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2428 2287 1980
Average daily rate £450 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 50 55
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.00 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £26.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-32.07% -29.89%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +18 478 £413 +6.45% 346
London +47 202 £425 - 91
South East -9 112 £419 +11.66% 70
City of London +49 78 £450 +12.50% 48
Wales +24 44 £525 +35.48% 10
West Midlands +23 44 £400 +6.66% 55
Yorkshire +18 43 £363 +3.57% 21
Hampshire +18 33 £425 -15.00% 16
West Yorkshire +6 27 £400 +23.07% 11
South Wales +12 24 £525 +35.48% 7
Buckinghamshire +10 23 £320 -15.51% 17
Leeds -2 23 £400 +23.07% 9
Cardiff +14 21 £525 +35.48% 6
South West +7 19 £335 -19.27% 11
Oxfordshire -3 19 £500 +69.49% 3
Birmingham +12 18 £325 -10.95% 19
North West -38 18 £325 -7.14% 46
Berkshire -27 17 £400 -4.76% 9
Surrey -32 15 £400 +6.66% 20
East of England -17 14 £480 +28.06% 15
South Yorkshire +4 12 £338 -3.57% 6
Scotland -16 11 £313 -22.83% 18
Manchester -24 11 £325 -7.14% 28
Southampton - 11 £400 - 6
Milton Keynes -3 10 £325 -14.19% 3
North East +6 9 £280 +16.66% 9
Tyne and Wear +5 9 £280 +16.66% 9
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 9 £280 +16.66% 8
East Midlands +4 9 £350 -8.19% 15
Leicestershire - 9 £350 - 8

Dynamics CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 1224 (99.76%) CRM
2 850 (69.27%) Microsoft
3 492 (40.10%) .NET
4 338 (27.55%) C#
5 314 (25.59%) SharePoint
6 313 (25.51%) SQL Server
7 307 (25.02%) SQL
8 260 (21.19%) MS Excel
9 250 (20.37%) JavaScript
10 241 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
11 198 (16.14%) ASP.NET
12 171 (13.94%) Finance
13 152 (12.39%) BizTalk Server
14 150 (12.22%) HTML
15 144 (11.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 132 (10.76%) WCF
17 131 (10.68%) Web Services
18 118 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 114 (9.29%) Migration
20 108 (8.80%) Dynamics AX
21 105 (8.56%) Security Cleared
22 104 (8.48%) .NET Framework
23 103 (8.39%) Visual Studio
24 101 (8.23%) CSS
24 101 (8.23%) Stakeholder Management
25 92 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
26 87 (7.09%) XML
27 84 (6.85%) SharePoint 2013
28 82 (6.68%) Project Management
29 81 (6.60%) Windows

Dynamics CRM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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
1 314 (25.59%) SharePoint
2 152 (12.39%) BizTalk Server
3 84 (6.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 77 (6.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 53 (4.32%) Lync
6 48 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2013
7 30 (2.44%) IIS
8 20 (1.63%) CMS
9 17 (1.39%) MS Exchange
10 10 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
11 8 (0.65%) Umbraco
12 7 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.33%) SAS
13 4 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
14 3 (0.24%) WordPress
14 3 (0.24%) LiveCycle
14 3 (0.24%) Jadu
15 2 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
16 1 (0.081%) MediaWiki
16 1 (0.081%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 260 (21.19%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.63%) MS Office
3 17 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.73%) MS Project
6 3 (0.24%) SPSS
7 1 (0.081%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.081%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 108 (8.80%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.49%) SAP CRM
4 5 (0.41%) GoldMine
5 3 (0.24%) Maximo
5 3 (0.24%) Summit
5 3 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.16%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.081%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.081%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.081%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.081%) SiteCatalyst
7 1 (0.081%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.081%) Agresso
7 1 (0.081%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.081%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 57 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (1.39%) Office 365
4 8 (0.65%) SaaS
5 6 (0.49%) MailChimp
6 4 (0.33%) Yammer
7 2 (0.16%) LucidChart
8 1 (0.081%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.65%) Intranet
2 7 (0.57%) DNS
3 6 (0.49%) SAN
3 6 (0.49%) FTP
3 6 (0.49%) HTTP
4 5 (0.41%) CTI
4 5 (0.41%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.41%) NAS
5 4 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (0.33%) IP Telephony
5 4 (0.33%) LAN
5 4 (0.33%) VoIP
6 3 (0.24%) WAN
6 3 (0.24%) DHCP
6 3 (0.24%) Broadband
6 3 (0.24%) VPN
6 3 (0.24%) Internet
6 3 (0.24%) Network Security
6 3 (0.24%) MPLS
6 3 (0.24%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (25.51%) SQL Server
2 144 (11.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 118 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 92 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 31 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 30 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 29 (2.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (1.55%) Relational Database
9 14 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
9 14 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (1.14%) RDBMS
10 13 (1.06%) MS Access
11 11 (0.90%) Oracle Database
12 8 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (0.24%) FileMaker
14 3 (0.24%) Azure SQL Database
14 3 (0.24%) MarkLogic
14 3 (0.24%) Oracle ODI
14 3 (0.24%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 103 (8.39%) Visual Studio
2 60 (4.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (1.14%) MSTest
4 13 (1.06%) SpecFlow
5 12 (0.98%) MSBuild
6 11 (0.90%) NDepend
6 11 (0.90%) NCover
6 11 (0.90%) StyleCop
6 11 (0.90%) NUnit
6 11 (0.90%) ReSharper
7 8 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 8 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 7 (0.57%) JIRA
9 6 (0.49%) Selenium
9 6 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (0.41%) Git (software)
10 5 (0.41%) Subversion
10 5 (0.41%) NuGet
11 4 (0.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 3 (0.24%) Firebug
General
1 171 (13.94%) Finance
2 78 (6.36%) Advertising
3 46 (3.75%) Marketing
4 43 (3.50%) Banking
5 20 (1.63%) Retail
6 18 (1.47%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.06%) Local Government
8 12 (0.98%) Investment Banking
9 11 (0.90%) Billing
10 10 (0.81%) Legal
11 7 (0.57%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.57%) Publishing
11 7 (0.57%) Back Office
12 5 (0.41%) German Language
13 4 (0.33%) French Language
13 4 (0.33%) Electronics
14 3 (0.24%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.24%) Front Office
14 3 (0.24%) Law
15 2 (0.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 482 (39.28%) Developer
2 331 (26.98%) CRM Developer
3 270 (22.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 219 (17.85%) Analyst
5 197 (16.06%) Microsoft Developer
6 143 (11.65%) Architect
7 136 (11.08%) Consultant
8 122 (9.94%) Business Analyst
9 96 (7.82%) CRM Analyst
10 91 (7.42%) CRM Consultant
11 74 (6.03%) Project Manager
12 69 (5.62%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
13 61 (4.97%) CRM Business Analyst
14 54 (4.40%) Microsoft Consultant
15 53 (4.32%) Technical Architect
16 41 (3.34%) CRM Manager
17 40 (3.26%) CRM Architect
18 38 (3.10%) Senior Developer
19 35 (2.85%) Solutions Architect
19 35 (2.85%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 492 (40.10%) .NET
2 198 (16.14%) ASP.NET
3 150 (12.22%) HTML
4 132 (10.76%) WCF
5 131 (10.68%) Web Services
6 104 (8.48%) .NET Framework
7 101 (8.23%) CSS
8 87 (7.09%) XML
9 66 (5.38%) jQuery
10 39 (3.18%) SOAP
11 36 (2.93%) HTML5
11 36 (2.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 34 (2.77%) WPF
12 34 (2.77%) Silverlight
13 30 (2.44%) Application Packaging
14 29 (2.36%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (1.39%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
16 15 (1.22%) Ajax
17 13 (1.06%) LINQ
18 12 (0.98%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 45 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (3.59%) Clustering
3 26 (2.12%) Management Information System
4 17 (1.39%) User Experience
5 12 (0.98%) Open Source
5 12 (0.98%) Inversion of Control
6 11 (0.90%) Kindle
6 11 (0.90%) NHS
6 11 (0.90%) IVR
6 11 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (0.81%) Data Integration
8 9 (0.73%) iPad
8 9 (0.73%) Replication
9 8 (0.65%) Reference Data
10 6 (0.49%) Computer Science
10 6 (0.49%) N-Tier
10 6 (0.49%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.41%) E-Learning
11 5 (0.41%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 81 (6.60%) Windows
2 25 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (1.06%) Windows XP
6 11 (0.90%) Windows Vista
7 4 (0.33%) UNIX
7 4 (0.33%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.24%) Linux
9 2 (0.16%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.081%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.081%) AIX
10 1 (0.081%) Android
10 1 (0.081%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1224 (99.76%) CRM
2 241 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (9.29%) Migration
4 101 (8.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 82 (6.68%) Project Management
6 75 (6.11%) Data Migration
7 72 (5.87%) MVC
8 70 (5.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 62 (5.05%) Workflow
10 55 (4.48%) Scrum
11 54 (4.40%) TDD
12 53 (4.32%) Business Analysis
13 48 (3.91%) Disaster Recovery
14 46 (3.75%) Data Modelling
15 40 (3.26%) PRINCE2
15 40 (3.26%) Test Scripting
16 32 (2.61%) ERP
17 31 (2.53%) SOA
17 31 (2.53%) ITIL
18 30 (2.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 338 (27.55%) C#
2 307 (25.02%) SQL
3 250 (20.37%) JavaScript
4 53 (4.32%) T-SQL
5 20 (1.63%) PowerShell
6 17 (1.39%) Java
7 16 (1.30%) VBA
8 15 (1.22%) VB.NET
9 6 (0.49%) C++
10 5 (0.41%) C
11 3 (0.24%) XQuery
11 3 (0.24%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.16%) XAML
12 2 (0.16%) VB6
12 2 (0.16%) VB
12 2 (0.16%) PHP
13 1 (0.081%) Korn
13 1 (0.081%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.081%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.081%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 105 (8.56%) Security Cleared
2 79 (6.44%) SC Cleared
3 71 (5.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (2.77%) VCP4
5 29 (2.36%) Degree
6 24 (1.96%) MCTS
6 24 (1.96%) ISEB
7 19 (1.55%) DV Cleared
8 17 (1.39%) MCAD
8 17 (1.39%) MCSD
8 17 (1.39%) MCPD
9 8 (0.65%) MCITP
9 8 (0.65%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (0.57%) MCT
11 3 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.24%) CCNA
11 3 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.16%) MCSE
12 2 (0.16%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.02%) QA
2 12 (0.98%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.41%) HL7
4 4 (0.33%) DICOM
5 2 (0.16%) COBIT
5 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.081%) SLA
6 1 (0.081%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.081%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 76 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 53 (4.32%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.57%) ISA Server
4 3 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.16%) vCloud
6 1 (0.081%) XenApp
6 1 (0.081%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.081%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 14 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.57%) SCCM
3 5 (0.41%) SCOM
4 3 (0.24%) Windows Intune
5 2 (0.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.16%) SAP Afaria
5 2 (0.16%) MOM
5 2 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.16%) Nagios
6 1 (0.081%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.081%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.081%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 850 (69.27%) Microsoft
2 41 (3.34%) Oracle
2 41 (3.34%) Salesforce.com
3 19 (1.55%) SAP
3 19 (1.55%) Siebel
4 15 (1.22%) HP
5 13 (1.06%) Sitecore
6 11 (0.90%) CheckPoint
7 8 (0.65%) Sage
7 8 (0.65%) Adobe
8 7 (0.57%) Cisco
8 7 (0.57%) VMware
9 6 (0.49%) NetSuite
10 5 (0.41%) Remedy
10 5 (0.41%) Metastorm
10 5 (0.41%) Juniper
11 4 (0.33%) Cognos
11 4 (0.33%) SolarWinds
12 3 (0.24%) Ektron
12 3 (0.24%) Citrix
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Rate: Daily Rate - Flexible
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Rate: £350 - £375 per day
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Berkshire
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City, London
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London
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London
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Xcede Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
Wales
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £275 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Platform People
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Scott-Merrick LLP
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Scott-Merrick LLP
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £290 - £315 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Rate: £260 per day
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Bite Consulting
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