Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Dynamics 365 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Dynamics 365 over the 6 months to 22 August 2019 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 365 (D365)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 218 370 545
Rank change year-on-year +152 +175 -
Contract jobs citing Dynamics 365 1,045 634 293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.28% 0.68% 0.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.37% 3.01% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 729 419 176
England median daily rate £500 £475 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -1.30% -
10th Percentile £325 £336 £336
90th Percentile £633 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £495 £475 £481
% change year-on-year +4.21% -1.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 0
England median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year +100.00% - -

Dynamics 365 is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 23,905 21,097 13,677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 29.17% 22.63% 15.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,400 14,587 9,391
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £310 £306 £275
90th Percentile £662 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £458
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.83% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 371 305 184
England median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.42% -6.17% +3.26%
10th Percentile £13.25 £12.00 £10.81
90th Percentile £73.75 £73.25 £62.93
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year +14.97% -1.58% -3.11%

Dynamics 365
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Dynamics 365 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics 365 in England

Dynamics 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Dynamics 365 in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics 365 in England

Dynamics 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics 365 in England over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics 365 in England

Dynamics 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics 365 in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dynamics 365 in England

Dynamics 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics 365 in England over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Dynamics 365 in England

Dynamics 365
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics 365 within the England region over the 6 months to 22 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +93 433 £500 -1.96% 171
South East +140 189 £500 +11.11% 112
Midlands +79 132 £475 - 137
North of England +60 125 £498 +10.56% 190
South West +57 109 £500 +17.65% 50
West Midlands +74 107 £475 -2.56% 109
North West +67 95 £500 +11.11% 127
East of England +14 36 £475 +11.76% 62
Yorkshire +21 26 £450 - 49
East Midlands +35 20 £450 +16.13% 28
North East +25 4 £406 - 15
Dynamics 365
UK

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics 365 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Dynamics 365.

1 623 (59.62%) Microsoft
2 504 (48.23%) CRM
3 500 (47.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 359 (34.35%) Azure
5 295 (28.23%) Finance
6 257 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
7 248 (23.73%) ERP
8 223 (21.34%) C#
9 180 (17.22%) .NET
10 175 (16.75%) Dynamics AX
11 154 (14.74%) Migration
12 152 (14.55%) Power Platform
13 146 (13.97%) SharePoint
14 144 (13.78%) SQL Server
15 143 (13.68%) JavaScript
16 135 (12.92%) SQL
17 119 (11.39%) Office 365
18 115 (11.00%) Power BI
19 109 (10.43%) Scrum
20 105 (10.05%) DevOps
21 104 (9.95%) Business Intelligence
22 103 (9.86%) Data Migration
23 93 (8.90%) Project Management
24 92 (8.80%) Workflow
25 85 (8.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 83 (7.94%) Public Sector
27 81 (7.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 76 (7.27%) SAP
29 73 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
30 72 (6.89%) HTML

Dynamics 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 146 (13.97%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.24%) Confluence
3 12 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (1.05%) Skype for Business
5 7 (0.67%) Anypoint
6 6 (0.57%) IIS
6 6 (0.57%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.48%) Mule
8 3 (0.29%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.19%) Drupal
10 1 (0.096%) CMS
10 1 (0.096%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.096%) JBoss
10 1 (0.096%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.096%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.096%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (2.68%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (2.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.48%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.38%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.096%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 500 (47.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 175 (16.75%) Dynamics AX
3 61 (5.84%) NetSuite
4 28 (2.68%) Dynamics NAV
5 22 (2.11%) SAP ERP
6 6 (0.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 5 (0.48%) Unit4 Business World
8 4 (0.38%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
9 3 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
9 3 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.19%) JDE OneWorld
10 2 (0.19%) Lawson
10 2 (0.19%) Oracle Assets
10 2 (0.19%) Primavera
11 1 (0.096%) Infor CloudSuite
11 1 (0.096%) PeopleSoft HCM
11 1 (0.096%) Sage 50
11 1 (0.096%) SAP S/4HANA
11 1 (0.096%) Scribe Insight
11 1 (0.096%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 359 (34.35%) Azure
2 152 (14.55%) Power Platform
3 119 (11.39%) Office 365
4 45 (4.31%) AWS
5 44 (4.21%) PowerApps
6 42 (4.02%) PaaS
7 40 (3.83%) SaaS
8 38 (3.64%) Serverless
9 34 (3.25%) Azure Functions
9 34 (3.25%) IaaS
10 26 (2.49%) Azure Active Directory
11 17 (1.63%) Microsoft Flow
12 12 (1.15%) Amazon ECS
13 8 (0.77%) GitHub
14 7 (0.67%) BrowserStack
14 7 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
14 7 (0.67%) OneDrive
14 7 (0.67%) SuccessFactors
15 5 (0.48%) Azure Data Factory
15 5 (0.48%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.72%) Skype
2 13 (1.24%) VPN
2 13 (1.24%) WAN
3 7 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (0.67%) Firewall
4 5 (0.48%) VoIP
5 3 (0.29%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (0.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (0.29%) DHCP
5 3 (0.29%) HTTP
5 3 (0.29%) Internet
5 3 (0.29%) SAN
5 3 (0.29%) VLAN
6 2 (0.19%) DNS
6 2 (0.19%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.19%) Network Security
7 1 (0.096%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.096%) Intranet
7 1 (0.096%) LAN
7 1 (0.096%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (13.78%) SQL Server
2 115 (11.00%) Power BI
3 85 (8.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 81 (7.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 39 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (1.34%) SQL Server 2016
7 13 (1.24%) Azure SQL Database
8 11 (1.05%) Data Lake
8 11 (1.05%) Oracle BI EE
8 11 (1.05%) Relational Database
9 10 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (0.67%) Big Data
11 7 (0.67%) Oracle Database
11 7 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.29%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.29%) Snowflake Schema
12 3 (0.29%) SQL Server 2017
13 2 (0.19%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 60 (5.74%) Visual Studio
2 54 (5.17%) Visual Studio Team System
3 30 (2.87%) Git (software)
4 28 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (2.39%) JIRA
6 19 (1.82%) Selenium
7 15 (1.44%) Jenkins
8 13 (1.24%) Bitbucket
9 11 (1.05%) Subversion
10 8 (0.77%) WebDriver
11 6 (0.57%) Bitbucket Server
11 6 (0.57%) JUnit
12 5 (0.48%) SpecFlow
12 5 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 4 (0.38%) GitLab
14 3 (0.29%) ERwin
15 2 (0.19%) LoadRunner
15 2 (0.19%) Sonatype Nexus
16 1 (0.096%) Cucumber
16 1 (0.096%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 295 (28.23%) Finance
2 83 (7.94%) Public Sector
3 40 (3.83%) Marketing
4 39 (3.73%) Retail
5 36 (3.44%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.24%) Banking
7 12 (1.15%) Legal
8 10 (0.96%) General Ledger
8 10 (0.96%) Telecoms
9 9 (0.86%) Advertising
10 8 (0.77%) Electronics
11 7 (0.67%) Back Office
12 6 (0.57%) Billing
13 5 (0.48%) Automotive
13 5 (0.48%) Housing Association
13 5 (0.48%) Law
14 3 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.19%) French Language
15 2 (0.19%) Publishing
16 1 (0.096%) German Language
Job Titles
1 313 (29.95%) Developer
2 178 (17.03%) Consultant
3 169 (16.17%) Analyst
4 133 (12.73%) CRM Developer
5 115 (11.00%) Architect
6 111 (10.62%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 93 (8.90%) Project Manager
8 74 (7.08%) Business Analyst
9 66 (6.32%) CRM Consultant
10 63 (6.03%) Microsoft Developer
11 62 (5.93%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
12 51 (4.88%) Microsoft Consultant
12 51 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
13 50 (4.78%) Functional Consultant
14 37 (3.54%) CRM Analyst
15 27 (2.58%) ERP Manager
16 26 (2.49%) Test Analyst
17 25 (2.39%) Data Analyst
18 24 (2.30%) Senior Manager
19 23 (2.20%) CRM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (17.22%) .NET
2 72 (6.89%) HTML
3 66 (6.32%) JSON
4 64 (6.12%) XML
5 63 (6.03%) Web Services
6 55 (5.26%) ASP.NET
7 41 (3.92%) CSS
8 37 (3.54%) REST
9 36 (3.44%) WCF
10 31 (2.97%) .NET Framework
11 30 (2.87%) RESTful
12 29 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
13 23 (2.20%) HTML5
14 21 (2.01%) jQuery
15 20 (1.91%) SOAP
16 16 (1.53%) .NET Core
17 15 (1.44%) LINQ
18 12 (1.15%) SAML
19 9 (0.86%) Middleware
19 9 (0.86%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 43 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (3.25%) Greenfield Project
3 29 (2.78%) User Experience
4 14 (1.34%) Management Information System
5 12 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
6 10 (0.96%) Data Centre
7 9 (0.86%) Data Structures
7 9 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (0.77%) Mobile App
9 7 (0.67%) FMCG
10 6 (0.57%) PMI
10 6 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (0.38%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (0.29%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.29%) iSeries
13 2 (0.19%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.19%) Internet of Things
13 2 (0.19%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.19%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (4.50%) Windows
2 18 (1.72%) Windows Server
3 17 (1.63%) Linux
4 10 (0.96%) Windows 10
5 6 (0.57%) Unix
5 6 (0.57%) Windows XP
6 4 (0.38%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.096%) Android
8 1 (0.096%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.096%) CentOS
8 1 (0.096%) Solaris
8 1 (0.096%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.096%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.096%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.096%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 504 (48.23%) CRM
2 257 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
3 248 (23.73%) ERP
4 154 (14.74%) Migration
5 109 (10.43%) Scrum
6 105 (10.05%) DevOps
7 104 (9.95%) Business Intelligence
8 103 (9.86%) Data Migration
9 93 (8.90%) Project Management
10 92 (8.80%) Workflow
11 73 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
12 62 (5.93%) Test Automation
13 51 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
14 50 (4.78%) Business Analysis
15 47 (4.50%) Project Delivery
16 45 (4.31%) Customer Engagement
16 45 (4.31%) Problem-Solving
17 44 (4.21%) PRINCE2
18 43 (4.11%) Case Management
19 40 (3.83%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 223 (21.34%) C#
2 143 (13.68%) JavaScript
3 135 (12.92%) SQL
4 41 (3.92%) T-SQL
5 40 (3.83%) X++
6 36 (3.44%) PowerShell
7 35 (3.35%) Java
8 12 (1.15%) PL/SQL
9 8 (0.77%) Python
10 6 (0.57%) Ruby
10 6 (0.57%) Scala
11 5 (0.48%) C
12 4 (0.38%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.29%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.29%) VBA
14 2 (0.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.19%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.19%) XPath
15 1 (0.096%) Go
15 1 (0.096%) VB
Qualifications
1 69 (6.60%) Security Cleared
2 46 (4.40%) SC Cleared
3 25 (2.39%) Degree
4 24 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (1.15%) ACCA
5 12 (1.15%) CIMA
6 10 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
6 10 (0.96%) PMP
7 9 (0.86%) PMI Certification
8 7 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (0.48%) CCNP
9 5 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.48%) MCITP
9 5 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.38%) CCNA
10 4 (0.38%) MCSA
10 4 (0.38%) MCSE
10 4 (0.38%) VCP6
10 4 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.29%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.11%) Data Quality
2 21 (2.01%) QA
3 12 (1.15%) PMO
4 7 (0.67%) GDPR
5 4 (0.38%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.38%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.38%) SLA
6 3 (0.29%) GxP
7 1 (0.096%) COBIT
7 1 (0.096%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.096%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 54 (5.17%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.24%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.38%) Docker
4 4 (0.38%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.096%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 18 (1.72%) Terraform
2 16 (1.53%) Microsoft Intune
2 16 (1.53%) Puppet
3 15 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (1.34%) Kubernetes
5 8 (0.77%) SCCM
6 4 (0.38%) Ansible
6 4 (0.38%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (0.38%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.38%) PaperCut
6 4 (0.38%) SCOM
6 4 (0.38%) SCVMM
6 4 (0.38%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (0.29%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.096%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.096%) Nagios
8 1 (0.096%) vRealize
Vendors
1 623 (59.62%) Microsoft
2 76 (7.27%) SAP
3 63 (6.03%) JD Edwards
4 60 (5.74%) Oracle
5 18 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (1.44%) Workday
7 12 (1.15%) MuleSoft
8 11 (1.05%) VMware
9 9 (0.86%) Cisco
9 9 (0.86%) Mitel
9 9 (0.86%) Siebel
10 8 (0.77%) Google
10 8 (0.77%) Infor
10 8 (0.77%) Tableau
11 7 (0.67%) Juniper
11 7 (0.67%) Polycom
12 6 (0.57%) Dell
13 5 (0.48%) Citrix
14 4 (0.38%) Apple
14 4 (0.38%) CommVault