Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 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 365
UK > England
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 434 849 -
Rank change year-on-year +415 - -
Contract jobs citing Dynamics 365 474 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.50% 0.013% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.92% 0.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 284 8 0
England median daily rate £500 £500 -
UK median daily rate £500 £500 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 16222 11849 7213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.18% 12.42% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 11362 8189 4935
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £275 £281 £263
90th Percentile £625 £613 £590
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 170 113
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -12.20% +8.20%
10th Percentile £11.03 £11.64 £10.60
90th Percentile £58.75 £56.76 £46.80
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year +11.11% -16.82% +8.20%

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 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily 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 16 December 2017. 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 +217 266 £500 -13.04% 49
Midlands - 60 £425 - 12
South East +38 57 £500 +3.55% 15
West Midlands - 53 £425 - 8
North of England +102 51 £425 -19.05% 23
Yorkshire +43 27 £425 -15.00% 2
North West +30 22 £500 -9.09% 21
East of England - 22 £500 - 5
South West +10 10 £300 -25.00% 1
East Midlands - 5 £550 - 4
North East - 2 £600 -
Dynamics 365
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics 365 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 England region with a requirement for Dynamics 365.

1 314 (66.24%) Microsoft
2 258 (54.43%) CRM
3 254 (53.59%) Dynamics CRM
4 169 (35.65%) Dynamics AX
5 117 (24.68%) .NET
6 110 (23.21%) Finance
7 109 (23.00%) ERP
8 99 (20.89%) Agile Software Development
9 89 (18.78%) C#
10 88 (18.57%) SQL
11 82 (17.30%) Microsoft Azure
12 75 (15.82%) Migration
13 61 (12.87%) SQL Server
14 52 (10.97%) JavaScript
15 50 (10.55%) Data Migration
16 41 (8.65%) SharePoint
17 38 (8.02%) Visual Studio
17 38 (8.02%) Stakeholder Management
18 37 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 36 (7.59%) Advertising
19 36 (7.59%) Office 365
20 32 (6.75%) Business Intelligence
20 32 (6.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 31 (6.54%) ASP.NET
22 28 (5.91%) User Acceptance Testing
23 27 (5.70%) Greenfield Project
23 27 (5.70%) Scrum
23 27 (5.70%) Workflow
24 26 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
25 25 (5.27%) Manufacturing

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 41 (8.65%) SharePoint
2 23 (4.85%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (1.90%) IIS
3 9 (1.90%) Skype for Business
4 6 (1.27%) CMS
5 4 (0.84%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.42%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.21%) Confluence
7 1 (0.21%) Mule
7 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.48%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 254 (53.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 169 (35.65%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (2.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (2.11%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 82 (17.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (7.59%) Office 365
3 11 (2.32%) OneDrive
4 8 (1.69%) SaaS
5 7 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (1.27%) IaaS
7 5 (1.05%) PaaS
8 4 (0.84%) Yammer
9 2 (0.42%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.42%) GitHub
10 1 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.21%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.05%) Skype
2 4 (0.84%) NetScaler
3 3 (0.63%) SMS
4 1 (0.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (12.87%) SQL Server
2 37 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (6.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (3.38%) Power BI
5 11 (2.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (2.11%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (1.05%) OLAP
7 5 (1.05%) OLTP
8 4 (0.84%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 38 (8.02%) Visual Studio
2 24 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (3.16%) Visual Studio Team System
4 13 (2.74%) JIRA
5 12 (2.53%) Git (software)
6 8 (1.69%) MorphX
6 8 (1.69%) Subversion
6 8 (1.69%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.27%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.27%) NUnit
7 6 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (0.84%) Bitbucket
8 4 (0.84%) MSTest
9 3 (0.63%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.63%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 2 (0.42%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.42%) GitLab
10 2 (0.42%) Moq
10 2 (0.42%) SpecFlow
General
1 110 (23.21%) Finance
2 36 (7.59%) Advertising
3 25 (5.27%) Manufacturing
4 23 (4.85%) Retail
5 17 (3.59%) Local Government
6 14 (2.95%) Back Office
6 14 (2.95%) Marketing
7 13 (2.74%) Banking
8 11 (2.32%) General Ledger
9 6 (1.27%) Automotive
10 4 (0.84%) Legal
11 3 (0.63%) Electronics
11 3 (0.63%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.42%) Billing
13 1 (0.21%) Front Office
13 1 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 137 (28.90%) Developer
2 129 (27.22%) Consultant
3 62 (13.08%) CRM Developer
4 57 (12.03%) Analyst
5 56 (11.81%) Microsoft Developer
6 52 (10.97%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 50 (10.55%) CRM Consultant
8 48 (10.13%) Microsoft Consultant
9 47 (9.92%) Architect
10 44 (9.28%) Dynamics AX Consultant
10 44 (9.28%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
11 35 (7.38%) Functional Consultant
12 28 (5.91%) Business Analyst
12 28 (5.91%) Project Manager
13 27 (5.70%) Solutions Architect
14 25 (5.27%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
15 22 (4.64%) Dynamics AX Developer
16 15 (3.16%) CRM Analyst
17 14 (2.95%) C# Developer
17 14 (2.95%) CRM Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (24.68%) .NET
2 31 (6.54%) ASP.NET
3 17 (3.59%) .NET Framework
3 17 (3.59%) Web Services
4 14 (2.95%) ASP.NET Web API
4 14 (2.95%) WCF
5 10 (2.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (2.11%) Entity Framework
6 8 (1.69%) COM
6 8 (1.69%) HTML
6 8 (1.69%) Middleware
7 7 (1.48%) XML
8 6 (1.27%) jQuery
9 4 (0.84%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (0.63%) AngularJS
10 3 (0.63%) REST
11 2 (0.42%) Node.js
11 2 (0.42%) Razor View Engine
11 2 (0.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (0.42%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.70%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (2.32%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (0.84%) User Experience
4 3 (0.63%) Management Information System
4 3 (0.63%) Reference Data
5 2 (0.42%) Data Centre
5 2 (0.42%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.42%) e-Learning
5 2 (0.42%) iPad
5 2 (0.42%) Wiki
6 1 (0.21%) CMDB
6 1 (0.21%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.21%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.21%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.21%) PMI
6 1 (0.21%) Spread Betting
6 1 (0.21%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.21%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.69%) Windows
2 4 (0.84%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.63%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.42%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.21%) Unix
5 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (54.43%) CRM
2 109 (23.00%) ERP
3 99 (20.89%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (15.82%) Migration
5 50 (10.55%) Data Migration
6 38 (8.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 32 (6.75%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (5.91%) User Acceptance Testing
9 27 (5.70%) Scrum
9 27 (5.70%) Workflow
10 26 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (5.27%) Project Management
12 24 (5.06%) User Stories
13 22 (4.64%) Business Analysis
13 22 (4.64%) Logistics
14 19 (4.01%) MVC
14 19 (4.01%) TDD
15 17 (3.59%) DevOps
16 16 (3.38%) Supply Chain Management
17 15 (3.16%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 89 (18.78%) C#
2 88 (18.57%) SQL
3 52 (10.97%) JavaScript
4 24 (5.06%) X++
5 15 (3.16%) PowerShell
6 9 (1.90%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.05%) VB.NET
8 4 (0.84%) C++
9 1 (0.21%) C
9 1 (0.21%) Java
9 1 (0.21%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (3.59%) Security Cleared
2 9 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.48%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.27%) Degree
5 5 (1.05%) ISEB
5 5 (1.05%) MCTS
6 3 (0.63%) ACCA
6 3 (0.63%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (0.63%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.42%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.42%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.42%) PMP
8 1 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.21%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.21%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.21%) MCSA
8 1 (0.21%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.64%) QA
2 4 (0.84%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.42%) GDPR
3 2 (0.42%) PMO
4 1 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (1.48%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.84%) XenApp
3 1 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.42%) SCCM
Vendors
1 314 (66.24%) Microsoft
2 22 (4.64%) JD Edwards
3 20 (4.22%) Oracle
4 18 (3.80%) SAP
5 7 (1.48%) Sun
6 6 (1.27%) Sitecore
7 5 (1.05%) Citrix
7 5 (1.05%) Mercator
8 4 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.84%) VMware
9 3 (0.63%) Capita
10 2 (0.42%) CODA
10 2 (0.42%) Demandware
10 2 (0.42%) HP
11 1 (0.21%) Cadence
11 1 (0.21%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.21%) IFS
11 1 (0.21%) Lagan
11 1 (0.21%) OpenLink