The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Dynamics CRM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Dynamics CRM over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Dynamics CRM (formerly Microsoft CRM)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 39 49 37
Rank change year-on-year +10 -12  
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 20 9 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.08% 1.40% 3.69%
As % of the Business Applications category 35.71% 18.00% 30.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 12
Median daily rate £450 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +0.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £428 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +5.59% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.00 £19.50 -
% change year-on-year +146.21% -  

Dynamics CRM is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 56 50 88
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 8.63% 7.75% 12.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 32 49
Median daily rate £450 £413 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £22.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +71.15%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

Dynamics CRM
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Dynamics CRM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics CRM in Birmingham

Dynamics CRM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics CRM in Birmingham

Dynamics CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics CRM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Dynamics CRM.

1 63 (100.00%) CRM
2 58 (92.06%) Microsoft
3 52 (82.54%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (50.79%) .NET
5 31 (49.21%) JavaScript
6 29 (46.03%) Visual Studio
7 28 (44.44%) .NET Framework
7 28 (44.44%) WCF
8 27 (42.86%) Visual Studio Team System
8 27 (42.86%) HTML
8 27 (42.86%) CSS
8 27 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (22.22%) Scrum
9 14 (22.22%) Business Development
9 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
10 13 (20.63%) SC Cleared
10 13 (20.63%) Security Cleared
11 11 (17.46%) SharePoint
12 10 (15.87%) BizTalk Server
12 10 (15.87%) Finance
13 9 (14.29%) Manufacturing
13 9 (14.29%) DV Cleared
13 9 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
13 9 (14.29%) Public Cloud
14 8 (12.70%) Marketing
15 6 (9.52%) C#
16 4 (6.35%) Kanban
16 4 (6.35%) SOA
16 4 (6.35%) TOGAF
16 4 (6.35%) Oracle

Dynamics CRM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (17.46%) SharePoint
2 10 (15.87%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.35%) IaaS
2 4 (6.35%) PaaS
2 4 (6.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (46.03%) Visual Studio
2 27 (42.86%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 8 (12.70%) Marketing
4 3 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (55.56%) Developer
2 34 (53.97%) CRM Developer
3 28 (44.44%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 20 (31.75%) Architect
5 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Developer
6 11 (17.46%) CRM Architect
7 9 (14.29%) Dynamics AX Architect
8 8 (12.70%) Dynamics CRM Architect
9 6 (9.52%) Consultant
9 6 (9.52%) CRM Consultant
10 5 (7.94%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
11 3 (4.76%) Functional Consultant
11 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
12 2 (3.17%) Lead Developer
13 1 (1.59%) Analyst
13 1 (1.59%) Business Analyst
13 1 (1.59%) Delivery Manager
13 1 (1.59%) Solutions Architect
13 1 (1.59%) Technical Architect
13 1 (1.59%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (50.79%) .NET
2 28 (44.44%) .NET Framework
2 28 (44.44%) WCF
3 27 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 27 (42.86%) CSS
3 27 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (1.59%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (100.00%) CRM
2 52 (82.54%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.22%) Business Development
3 14 (22.22%) Scrum
4 4 (6.35%) ArchiMate
4 4 (6.35%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (6.35%) Kanban
4 4 (6.35%) Presales
4 4 (6.35%) Project Governance
4 4 (6.35%) SDLC
4 4 (6.35%) Service Design
4 4 (6.35%) SOA
4 4 (6.35%) TOGAF
4 4 (6.35%) UML
5 2 (3.17%) Data Migration
5 2 (3.17%) Migration
5 2 (3.17%) MVC
6 1 (1.59%) Project Management
6 1 (1.59%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.59%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 31 (49.21%) JavaScript
2 6 (9.52%) C#
3 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) SC Cleared
1 13 (20.63%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
Vendors
1 58 (92.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle
3 1 (1.59%) Cincom