Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 186 281 444
Rank change year-on-year +95 +163 +426
Contract jobs citing Dynamics 365 1,068 915 489
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.46% 0.95% 0.51%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.85% 3.80% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 723 607 295
England median daily rate £500 £475 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £363 £356 £350
90th Percentile £650 £625 £608
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £488
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 0
England median hourly rate £35.00 £20.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.67% - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £20.75 -
% change year-on-year +68.67% - -

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 22,037 24,093 16,849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.08% 24.98% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,117 16,905 11,816
England median daily rate £500 £492 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.60% +3.61% +5.56%
10th Percentile £281 £306 £275
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £495 £485 £470
% change year-on-year +2.06% +3.19% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 359 316 203
England median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.86% -12.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £79.50 £57.50 £58.75
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +19.97% -12.50% +11.11%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +77 422 £512 +2.40% 152
South East +113 180 £500 - 82
North of England +32 152 £475 +2.70% 131
Midlands +60 140 £450 -5.26% 120
South West +99 128 £550 +23.94% 41
North West +24 118 £463 -2.63% 81
West Midlands +45 115 £456 -3.95% 84
East of England +14 37 £475 +11.76% 41
Yorkshire +29 32 £513 +13.89% 41
East Midlands +34 20 £450 +16.13% 36
North East +14 2 £400 +14.29% 10
Dynamics 365
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 647 (60.58%) Microsoft
2 565 (52.90%) CRM
3 562 (52.62%) Dynamics CRM
4 392 (36.70%) Azure
5 299 (28.00%) Finance
6 273 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
7 266 (24.91%) ERP
8 228 (21.35%) C#
9 216 (20.22%) Power Platform
10 197 (18.45%) .NET
11 196 (18.35%) Power BI
12 185 (17.32%) SharePoint
13 182 (17.04%) Migration
14 181 (16.95%) Dynamics AX
15 160 (14.98%) JavaScript
16 159 (14.89%) SQL
17 144 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
18 132 (12.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 126 (11.80%) DevOps
20 125 (11.70%) Scrum
21 115 (10.77%) SQL Server
22 113 (10.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 112 (10.49%) Office 365
24 108 (10.11%) Data Migration
25 106 (9.93%) Public Sector
26 90 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
27 89 (8.33%) ASP.NET
28 79 (7.40%) Workflow
29 76 (7.12%) Serverless
30 75 (7.02%) PowerApps

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
1 185 (17.32%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (1.12%) MS Exchange
4 10 (0.94%) Confluence
4 10 (0.94%) IIS
5 8 (0.75%) Anypoint
6 7 (0.66%) Skype for Business
7 5 (0.47%) Mule
8 3 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.19%) CMS
10 1 (0.094%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.094%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.094%) JBoss
10 1 (0.094%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.094%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 43 (4.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (2.62%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (2.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 21 (1.97%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.094%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 562 (52.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 181 (16.95%) Dynamics AX
3 54 (5.06%) NetSuite
4 26 (2.43%) Dynamics NAV
5 24 (2.25%) SAP ERP
6 9 (0.84%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 9 (0.84%) Unit4 Business World
7 5 (0.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.28%) Scribe Insight
10 2 (0.19%) Infor M3
10 2 (0.19%) JDE OneWorld
10 2 (0.19%) Lawson
10 2 (0.19%) Shopify
11 1 (0.094%) MFGPRO
11 1 (0.094%) Oracle Financials
11 1 (0.094%) PeopleSoft Financials
11 1 (0.094%) PeopleSoft HRMS
11 1 (0.094%) SAP HR
11 1 (0.094%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 392 (36.70%) Azure
2 216 (20.22%) Power Platform
3 112 (10.49%) Office 365
4 76 (7.12%) Serverless
5 75 (7.02%) PowerApps
6 71 (6.65%) Azure Functions
7 55 (5.15%) SaaS
8 44 (4.12%) Azure Active Directory
9 39 (3.65%) PaaS
10 28 (2.62%) Microsoft Flow
11 20 (1.87%) AWS
11 20 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
12 17 (1.59%) IaaS
13 11 (1.03%) OneDrive
14 9 (0.84%) Azure Data Factory
15 7 (0.66%) BrowserStack
15 7 (0.66%) SuccessFactors
16 5 (0.47%) GitHub
16 5 (0.47%) Mimecast
17 4 (0.37%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.59%) Skype
2 9 (0.84%) VPN
3 8 (0.75%) WAN
4 5 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (0.47%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (0.47%) DHCP
4 5 (0.47%) VLAN
5 3 (0.28%) Firewall
5 3 (0.28%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.19%) DNS
6 2 (0.19%) Internet
6 2 (0.19%) Network Security
7 1 (0.094%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.094%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.094%) HTTP
7 1 (0.094%) LAN
7 1 (0.094%) MPLS
7 1 (0.094%) SAN
7 1 (0.094%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (18.35%) Power BI
2 132 (12.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 115 (10.77%) SQL Server
4 113 (10.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (1.22%) Big Data
7 10 (0.94%) SQL Server 2016
7 10 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (0.84%) Relational Database
9 8 (0.75%) Data Lake
9 8 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (0.66%) Oracle Database
10 7 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (0.66%) SQL Server 2017
11 6 (0.56%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (0.47%) PowerCenter
13 4 (0.37%) Azure SQL Database
14 3 (0.28%) BigQuery
15 2 (0.19%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 57 (5.34%) Visual Studio
2 27 (2.53%) Visual Studio Team System
3 25 (2.34%) JIRA
4 21 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (1.59%) Selenium
6 12 (1.12%) Git (software)
7 11 (1.03%) Subversion
8 8 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (0.56%) Bitbucket Server
9 6 (0.56%) JUnit
10 3 (0.28%) Axure RP
10 3 (0.28%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.28%) LoadRunner
10 3 (0.28%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.19%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.19%) ERwin
12 1 (0.094%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.094%) HP UFT
12 1 (0.094%) MorphX
12 1 (0.094%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 299 (28.00%) Finance
2 106 (9.93%) Public Sector
3 46 (4.31%) Manufacturing
4 37 (3.46%) Retail
5 30 (2.81%) Marketing
6 16 (1.50%) Legal
7 15 (1.40%) Law
8 13 (1.22%) Banking
9 10 (0.94%) Advertising
10 9 (0.84%) Local Government
11 8 (0.75%) Back Office
12 6 (0.56%) Housing Association
13 5 (0.47%) Electronics
13 5 (0.47%) General Ledger
13 5 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.47%) Telecoms
14 4 (0.37%) Automotive
15 3 (0.28%) Billing
15 3 (0.28%) Dutch Language
15 3 (0.28%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 330 (30.90%) Developer
2 167 (15.64%) Architect
3 158 (14.79%) Consultant
4 153 (14.33%) Analyst
5 132 (12.36%) CRM Developer
6 110 (10.30%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 103 (9.64%) Project Manager
8 83 (7.77%) Microsoft Developer
9 66 (6.18%) Business Analyst
10 64 (5.99%) Solutions Architect
11 58 (5.43%) Functional Consultant
12 54 (5.06%) Technical Architect
13 45 (4.21%) CRM Consultant
14 41 (3.84%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
14 41 (3.84%) Microsoft Consultant
15 39 (3.65%) CRM Architect
16 38 (3.56%) CRM Analyst
17 36 (3.37%) Dynamics CRM Architect
18 32 (3.00%) ERP Manager
19 29 (2.72%) ERP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (18.45%) .NET
2 89 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 51 (4.78%) HTML
4 49 (4.59%) Web Services
5 35 (3.28%) XML
6 25 (2.34%) ASP.NET Web API
6 25 (2.34%) JSON
7 20 (1.87%) REST
8 17 (1.59%) jQuery
9 16 (1.50%) CSS
9 16 (1.50%) WCF
10 12 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (0.94%) .NET Framework
11 10 (0.94%) EDI
11 10 (0.94%) Middleware
12 9 (0.84%) .NET Core
12 9 (0.84%) RESTful
13 8 (0.75%) AngularJS
14 7 (0.66%) HTML5
14 7 (0.66%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
3 24 (2.25%) User Experience
4 19 (1.78%) Management Information System
5 12 (1.12%) Mobile App
6 10 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (0.56%) Data Structures
8 6 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.47%) FMCG
9 5 (0.47%) PMI
10 4 (0.37%) Tandem
11 3 (0.28%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.28%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.19%) Analytical Mindset
12 2 (0.19%) NHS
12 2 (0.19%) Replication
13 1 (0.094%) AS400
13 1 (0.094%) Chip and PIN
13 1 (0.094%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 36 (3.37%) Windows
2 17 (1.59%) Windows Server
3 13 (1.22%) Unix
4 11 (1.03%) Windows 10
5 10 (0.94%) Linux
6 8 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.56%) Android
8 5 (0.47%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.094%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.094%) CentOS
10 1 (0.094%) Solaris
10 1 (0.094%) VMS
10 1 (0.094%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.094%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.094%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 565 (52.90%) CRM
2 273 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
3 266 (24.91%) ERP
4 182 (17.04%) Migration
5 144 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
6 126 (11.80%) DevOps
7 125 (11.70%) Scrum
8 108 (10.11%) Data Migration
9 90 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 79 (7.40%) Workflow
11 74 (6.93%) Project Management
12 61 (5.71%) Case Management
13 54 (5.06%) PRINCE2
14 47 (4.40%) Business Analysis
14 47 (4.40%) Project Delivery
15 45 (4.21%) ArchiMate
16 44 (4.12%) Problem-Solving
17 42 (3.93%) ITIL
18 41 (3.84%) Kanban
19 38 (3.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 228 (21.35%) C#
2 160 (14.98%) JavaScript
3 159 (14.89%) SQL
4 48 (4.49%) Java
5 29 (2.72%) PowerShell
6 23 (2.15%) T-SQL
7 22 (2.06%) X++
8 9 (0.84%) PL/SQL
9 7 (0.66%) C
9 7 (0.66%) Python
9 7 (0.66%) VB.NET
10 5 (0.47%) Ruby
10 5 (0.47%) Scala
11 3 (0.28%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.28%) XPath
12 2 (0.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.094%) ABAP
13 1 (0.094%) Go
13 1 (0.094%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.094%) VBA
Qualifications
1 56 (5.24%) Security Cleared
2 40 (3.75%) SC Cleared
3 33 (3.09%) Degree
4 31 (2.90%) BPSS Clearance
5 20 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (1.69%) CIMA
7 17 (1.59%) ACCA
8 14 (1.31%) DBS Check
9 7 (0.66%) PMI Certification
9 7 (0.66%) PMP
10 5 (0.47%) AAT
10 5 (0.47%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.47%) MBA
11 4 (0.37%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.28%) HND
12 3 (0.28%) Master's Degree
13 2 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.094%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.09%) QA
2 19 (1.78%) Data Quality
3 11 (1.03%) GDPR
4 8 (0.75%) SLA
5 5 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.37%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.37%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.28%) PMO
8 2 (0.19%) GxP
9 1 (0.094%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.094%) NIST
9 1 (0.094%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 59 (5.52%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.28%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (0.19%) Docker
4 2 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.094%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (0.94%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (0.66%) Terraform
3 6 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
4 5 (0.47%) FortiGate
4 5 (0.47%) SCCM
5 4 (0.37%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.19%) Ansible
6 2 (0.19%) Puppet
7 1 (0.094%) Ambari
7 1 (0.094%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.094%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.094%) Nagios
7 1 (0.094%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.094%) vRealize
Vendors
1 647 (60.58%) Microsoft
2 73 (6.84%) SAP
3 56 (5.24%) JD Edwards
4 52 (4.87%) Oracle
5 28 (2.62%) Sparx
6 20 (1.87%) Workday
7 12 (1.12%) VMware
8 11 (1.03%) Infor
8 11 (1.03%) MuleSoft
8 11 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (0.75%) Siebel
10 7 (0.66%) Citrix
10 7 (0.66%) Google
10 7 (0.66%) Tableau
11 6 (0.56%) ANSYS
11 6 (0.56%) Apple
11 6 (0.56%) Cisco
11 6 (0.56%) Databricks
11 6 (0.56%) Meraki
12 5 (0.47%) Juniper