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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics CRM (Microsoft CRM)
Rank 188 202 250
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +48
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 620 524 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.12% 0.99% 0.77%
As % of the Business Applications category 12.16% 11.19% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 319 288
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £263 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 20 7
Average hourly rate £21.50 £39.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.91% +59.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £8.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £45.50 £44.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £41.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-51.80% +66.00%

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
5097 4682 5420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.20% 8.80% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2657 2456 2643
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £595 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £435
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 83 64
Average hourly rate £31.16 £17.50 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.05% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £45.00 £47.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.69 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+78.06% -11.55%

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 20 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 20 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 20 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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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 +20 580 £425 +6.25% 306
London +67 301 £450 +5.88% 105
City of London +48 93 £450 - 45
South East +23 92 £400 +8.10% 46
East of England +6 56 £400 +3.22% 27
West Midlands -9 51 £425 +6.25% 33
North West -8 39 £438 +9.37% 23
Birmingham +6 36 £450 +20.00% 14
Suffolk +5 33 £400 - 7
Berkshire +13 27 £475 +5.55% 9
Surrey - 27 £394 - 10
Manchester +1 21 £350 -12.50% 16
Yorkshire -41 20 £375 +7.14% 29
Oxfordshire +13 16 £295 +22.91% 6
Reading +10 14 £600 +33.33% 2
Scotland -23 12 £315 -13.10% 15
Oxford +9 11 £338 +17.39%
Cheshire -8 10 £475 +26.66% 2
West Yorkshire -30 10 £350 - 9
Hampshire -13 9 £475 +2.70% 8
Cambridgeshire -1 8 £375 -25.00% 3
Warrington -6 8 £475 -
Leeds -21 8 £350 +2.94% 9
West Sussex +9 7 £660 +94.11% 3
Havant +2 7 £486 -28.00%
South West -35 7 £450 +50.00% 14
Bury St Edmunds +2 6 £375 +3.44%
South Wales -2 6 £445 - 4
Wales -6 6 £445 - 4
Croydon - 6 £481 -

Dynamics CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 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 1149 (99.91%) CRM
2 744 (64.70%) Microsoft
3 430 (37.39%) .NET
4 305 (26.52%) C#
5 292 (25.39%) SharePoint
6 259 (22.52%) SQL
7 251 (21.83%) MS Excel
8 247 (21.48%) SQL Server
9 174 (15.13%) JavaScript
10 170 (14.78%) Finance
11 157 (13.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 155 (13.48%) ASP.NET
13 131 (11.39%) Web Services
14 128 (11.13%) Windows
15 127 (11.04%) Migration
16 122 (10.61%) Workflow
17 112 (9.74%) Agile Software Development
18 105 (9.13%) Dynamics AX
18 105 (9.13%) XML
18 105 (9.13%) Security Cleared
19 103 (8.96%) Advertising
20 97 (8.43%) BizTalk Server
21 94 (8.17%) WCF
22 93 (8.09%) SC Cleared
23 86 (7.48%) Project Management
24 84 (7.30%) HTML
25 83 (7.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 81 (7.04%) Data Migration
27 71 (6.17%) Visual Studio
28 66 (5.74%) PRINCE2

Dynamics CRM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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
1 292 (25.39%) SharePoint
2 97 (8.43%) BizTalk Server
3 34 (2.96%) IIS
3 34 (2.96%) SharePoint 2010
4 26 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
5 24 (2.09%) MS Exchange
6 21 (1.83%) Lync
7 17 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
8 16 (1.39%) CMS
9 15 (1.30%) Drupal
10 7 (0.61%) Alfresco
11 6 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (0.43%) WordPress
13 4 (0.35%) SAS
14 3 (0.26%) Apache
14 3 (0.26%) Joomla!
15 2 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
15 2 (0.17%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 251 (21.83%) MS Excel
2 49 (4.26%) MS Office
3 14 (1.22%) MS Project
4 10 (0.87%) InfoPath
5 6 (0.52%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 105 (9.13%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.35%) Dynamics GP
4 4 (0.35%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.26%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.17%) Agresso
7 1 (0.087%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.087%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.087%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.087%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.087%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.087%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.087%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.087%) Magento
7 1 (0.087%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (2.09%) SaaS
3 8 (0.70%) Office 365
4 5 (0.43%) PaaS
4 5 (0.43%) IaaS
5 4 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.26%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.13%) WAN
2 11 (0.96%) DNS
3 10 (0.87%) SAN
4 9 (0.78%) LAN
5 8 (0.70%) DHCP
6 6 (0.52%) NAS
6 6 (0.52%) Intranet
6 6 (0.52%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.52%) Wireless
7 4 (0.35%) FTP
7 4 (0.35%) IPsec
8 3 (0.26%) HTTP
8 3 (0.26%) VPN
9 2 (0.17%) VoIP
9 2 (0.17%) H.323
9 2 (0.17%) Extranet
9 2 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.087%) Firewall
10 1 (0.087%) L2TP
10 1 (0.087%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (21.48%) SQL Server
2 157 (13.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 83 (7.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 66 (5.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 28 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 27 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (2.09%) Relational Database
9 13 (1.13%) RDBMS
10 12 (1.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 12 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (0.78%) Oracle Database
12 7 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
13 6 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.52%) MySQL
14 3 (0.26%) Data Mining
14 3 (0.26%) MS Access
15 2 (0.17%) QlikView
15 2 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.17%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 71 (6.17%) Visual Studio
2 59 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (0.70%) Visual Studio Team System
3 8 (0.70%) JIRA
4 6 (0.52%) NUnit
5 5 (0.43%) Bugzilla
6 4 (0.35%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.35%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 4 (0.35%) Subversion
6 4 (0.35%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (0.26%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.17%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.17%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.17%) Selenium
9 1 (0.087%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.087%) Maven
9 1 (0.087%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.087%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.087%) Jenkins
General
1 170 (14.78%) Finance
2 103 (8.96%) Advertising
3 39 (3.39%) Marketing
4 26 (2.26%) Banking
5 19 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 15 (1.30%) Retail
7 12 (1.04%) Billing
8 10 (0.87%) Telecoms
9 8 (0.70%) Legal
10 6 (0.52%) Front Office
11 5 (0.43%) Back Office
11 5 (0.43%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.43%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.35%) Publishing
12 4 (0.35%) Law
12 4 (0.35%) Electronics
13 2 (0.17%) Local Government
14 1 (0.087%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.087%) French Language
14 1 (0.087%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 412 (35.83%) Developer
2 274 (23.83%) CRM Developer
3 206 (17.91%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 192 (16.70%) Consultant
5 186 (16.17%) Analyst
6 143 (12.43%) CRM Consultant
7 124 (10.78%) Architect
8 120 (10.43%) Business Analyst
9 119 (10.35%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
10 118 (10.26%) Microsoft Developer
11 111 (9.65%) Microsoft Consultant
12 91 (7.91%) Project Manager
13 90 (7.83%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
14 61 (5.30%) CRM Analyst
15 54 (4.70%) .NET Developer
16 49 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
17 48 (4.17%) CRM Architect
18 47 (4.09%) CRM Business Analyst
19 45 (3.91%) CRM Manager
20 35 (3.04%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 430 (37.39%) .NET
2 155 (13.48%) ASP.NET
3 131 (11.39%) Web Services
4 105 (9.13%) XML
5 94 (8.17%) WCF
6 84 (7.30%) HTML
7 64 (5.57%) CSS
8 56 (4.87%) Silverlight
9 44 (3.83%) SOAP
10 37 (3.22%) .NET Framework
11 33 (2.87%) jQuery
12 22 (1.91%) XSLT
12 22 (1.91%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (1.74%) WF
13 20 (1.74%) Reactive Extensions
13 20 (1.74%) Managed Extensibility Framework
14 19 (1.65%) XSD
15 14 (1.22%) WPF
15 14 (1.22%) HTML5
16 13 (1.13%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (1.74%) Management Information System
2 17 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (1.22%) iPad
4 13 (1.13%) Clustering
5 6 (0.52%) FMCG
5 6 (0.52%) Data Integration
6 5 (0.43%) Mobile App
7 4 (0.35%) Social Media
7 4 (0.35%) Statistics
7 4 (0.35%) DTV
7 4 (0.35%) Replication
7 4 (0.35%) GIS
8 3 (0.26%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.26%) Taxonomies
8 3 (0.26%) IVR
8 3 (0.26%) CESG
8 3 (0.26%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.17%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.17%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 128 (11.13%) Windows
2 24 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (0.87%) Windows 7
5 8 (0.70%) Windows 8
6 6 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.43%) Linux
7 5 (0.43%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.26%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.26%) Android
9 2 (0.17%) UNIX
10 1 (0.087%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.087%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1149 (99.91%) CRM
2 127 (11.04%) Migration
3 122 (10.61%) Workflow
4 112 (9.74%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (7.48%) Project Management
6 81 (7.04%) Data Migration
7 66 (5.74%) PRINCE2
7 66 (5.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 64 (5.57%) ERP
9 60 (5.22%) MVC
10 59 (5.13%) Business Analysis
11 48 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
12 45 (3.91%) TDD
12 45 (3.91%) Scrum
13 41 (3.57%) Test Scripting
13 41 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
13 41 (3.57%) Data Modelling
14 38 (3.30%) Waterfall
15 33 (2.87%) Unit Testing
16 28 (2.43%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 305 (26.52%) C#
2 259 (22.52%) SQL
3 174 (15.13%) JavaScript
4 41 (3.57%) T-SQL
5 37 (3.22%) VB.NET
6 16 (1.39%) PowerShell
7 12 (1.04%) VB
8 9 (0.78%) Java
9 7 (0.61%) X++
10 6 (0.52%) VB6
10 6 (0.52%) VBA
11 3 (0.26%) C
11 3 (0.26%) PHP
11 3 (0.26%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.17%) C++
12 2 (0.17%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.087%) VBScript
13 1 (0.087%) ABAP
13 1 (0.087%) Python
Qualifications
1 105 (9.13%) Security Cleared
2 93 (8.09%) SC Cleared
3 58 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (3.30%) Degree
5 19 (1.65%) MCITP
6 10 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (0.78%) ISEB
8 8 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (0.52%) MCT
9 6 (0.52%) MCSD
10 5 (0.43%) BC Cleared
11 4 (0.35%) MCTS
11 4 (0.35%) MCPD
12 3 (0.26%) MCAD
12 3 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (0.17%) AAT
13 2 (0.17%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.17%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 2 (0.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (3.83%) QA
2 7 (0.61%) SLA
3 6 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 27 (2.35%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (0.96%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.52%) XenApp
4 5 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (0.26%) vSphere
6 2 (0.17%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.087%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.087%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.087%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
1 8 (0.70%) SCCM
1 8 (0.70%) SCOM
2 4 (0.35%) SCSM
2 4 (0.35%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.087%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.087%) MOM
3 1 (0.087%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.087%) SAP Afaria
3 1 (0.087%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 744 (64.70%) Microsoft
2 54 (4.70%) Oracle
3 32 (2.78%) SAP
4 28 (2.43%) Siebel
4 28 (2.43%) Citrix
5 26 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
6 20 (1.74%) VMware
7 13 (1.13%) HP
8 9 (0.78%) Cisco
8 9 (0.78%) Business Objects
9 7 (0.61%) Infor
9 7 (0.61%) Sitecore
10 6 (0.52%) TIBCO
11 5 (0.43%) Sybase
11 5 (0.43%) IBM
11 5 (0.43%) Northgate
12 4 (0.35%) 3PAR
12 4 (0.35%) Google
12 4 (0.35%) Informatica
12 4 (0.35%) JD Edwards
Warwickshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Suffolk
Austin Fraser
Rate: £375.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 - 440 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Sanderson
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £550 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent daily rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £525 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Rate: Attractive Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
South Croydon, Surrey
Citrus Global Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Austin Fraser
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
IT People First
Rate: From £325 to £375 per day Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £625 per day excellent rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £360 - £361 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago