The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 29 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.

Microsoft Dynamics CRM (formerly Microsoft CRM)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 71 71
Rank change year-on-year +23 0  
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 8 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.48% 1.19% 0.24%
As % of the Business Applications category 18.18% 23.53% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 1
Median daily rate £488 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.90% -3.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +5.98% +0.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
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 Cheshire with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 44 51 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 8.16% 5.07% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 33
Median daily rate £450 £410 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.75% -8.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £320 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £486 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

Dynamics CRM
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Dynamics CRM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics CRM in Cheshire

Dynamics CRM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics CRM in Cheshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics CRM in Cheshire

Dynamics CRM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics CRM in Cheshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dynamics CRM in Cheshire

Dynamics CRM
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics CRM within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +24 3 £500 +29.03% 1
Chester - 1 - -
Sandbach - 1 £370 -
Dynamics CRM
North West

For the 6 months to 29 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Dynamics CRM.

1 22 (100.00%) CRM
2 19 (86.36%) Microsoft
3 11 (50.00%) .NET
4 9 (40.91%) C#
5 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
5 7 (31.82%) Advertising
6 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (18.18%) Scrum
7 4 (18.18%) HTML
7 4 (18.18%) Middleware
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
8 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
8 3 (13.64%) CSS
8 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
9 2 (9.09%) SQL
9 2 (9.09%) Web Services
9 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
9 2 (9.09%) MVC
9 2 (9.09%) Workflow
9 2 (9.09%) TDD
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (4.55%) Alteryx
10 1 (4.55%) User Stories
10 1 (4.55%) HTML5

Dynamics CRM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) Content Management Server
2 1 (4.55%) EPiServer
2 1 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) Power BI
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (31.82%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 17 (77.27%) CRM Developer
3 15 (68.18%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) CMS Developer
6 1 (4.55%) CRM Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) Middleware
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (13.64%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.55%) Ajax
5 1 (4.55%) CSS3
5 1 (4.55%) HTML5
5 1 (4.55%) WCF
5 1 (4.55%) XHTML
5 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) CRM
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (9.09%) MVC
4 2 (9.09%) TDD
4 2 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Business Development
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (4.55%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (4.55%) Data Conversion
5 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
5 1 (4.55%) ETL
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.55%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) C#
2 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Alteryx
2 1 (4.55%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.55%) Tableau