Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
UK > England
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 236 375 701
Rank change year-on-year +139 +326 -
Contract jobs citing Dynamics 365 1,023 602 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.17% 0.65% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.39% 3.23% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 738 421 77
England median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
10th Percentile £348 £350 £355
90th Percentile £625 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -5.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £50.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 - £50.00

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 23,322 18,644 11,488
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 26.75% 20.13% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,159 12,797 8,041
England median daily rate £500 £480 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +5.49% +1.11%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £285
90th Percentile £663 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 239 142
England median hourly rate £19.25 £20.66 £18.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.80% +8.83% -9.62%
10th Percentile £12.03 £11.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £66.30 £50.50 £51.35
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -2.50% +11.11% -19.10%

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 23 April 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
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 23 April 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 +35 386 £495 -5.71% 142
North of England +123 189 £471 -5.75% 251
Midlands +73 155 £475 -5.00% 115
South East +63 145 £500 +5.26% 107
North West +117 141 £475 -20.83% 157
West Midlands +43 134 £475 -2.56% 84
South West +40 82 £500 +33.33% 59
East of England +53 52 £400 - 42
Yorkshire +22 40 £425 +6.25% 68
East Midlands +30 20 £488 -11.36% 31
North East +6 8 £420 +40.00% 26
Dynamics 365
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 671 (65.59%) Microsoft
2 608 (59.43%) CRM
3 600 (58.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 309 (30.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 305 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
6 267 (26.10%) C#
7 263 (25.71%) .NET
8 251 (24.54%) Finance
9 165 (16.13%) SQL
10 161 (15.74%) SQL Server
11 160 (15.64%) JavaScript
12 156 (15.25%) ERP
13 146 (14.27%) Dynamics AX
14 125 (12.22%) Migration
15 123 (12.02%) Business Intelligence
16 116 (11.34%) SharePoint
17 114 (11.14%) Office 365
18 106 (10.36%) Stakeholder Management
19 103 (10.07%) Workflow
20 96 (9.38%) Visual Studio
21 95 (9.29%) Data Migration
22 89 (8.70%) Scrum
22 89 (8.70%) Power BI
23 85 (8.31%) DevOps
24 81 (7.92%) Service Management
25 78 (7.62%) Data Modelling
26 74 (7.23%) Case Management
27 73 (7.14%) HTML
28 72 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
29 65 (6.35%) ITIL

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
1 116 (11.34%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.17%) SAP Portal
3 11 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (0.88%) Confluence
5 7 (0.68%) NServiceBus
5 7 (0.68%) Skype for Business
6 6 (0.59%) Anypoint
6 6 (0.59%) CMS
6 6 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (0.49%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.39%) Drupal
8 4 (0.39%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.29%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.29%) GroupWise
10 2 (0.20%) IIS
11 1 (0.098%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.098%) FileNet
11 1 (0.098%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.098%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 20 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (1.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.39%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.098%) Blender
7 1 (0.098%) Maya
7 1 (0.098%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 600 (58.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 146 (14.27%) Dynamics AX
3 31 (3.03%) NetSuite
4 26 (2.54%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (0.39%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.29%) SAP GTS
7 2 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.20%) OPENHousing
7 2 (0.20%) Scribe Insight
8 1 (0.098%) Line 500
8 1 (0.098%) Northgate Housing
8 1 (0.098%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.098%) Raiser's Edge
8 1 (0.098%) Sage 500
8 1 (0.098%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 309 (30.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 114 (11.14%) Office 365
3 46 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
4 43 (4.20%) SaaS
5 33 (3.23%) IaaS
6 32 (3.13%) Serverless
7 31 (3.03%) PaaS
8 27 (2.64%) Azure Functions
9 26 (2.54%) Azure Active Directory
10 13 (1.27%) Azure Data Factory
10 13 (1.27%) Yammer
11 6 (0.59%) OneDrive
11 6 (0.59%) SuccessFactors
12 5 (0.49%) GitHub
13 3 (0.29%) Boomi
13 3 (0.29%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.20%) Scribe Online
15 1 (0.098%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 1 (0.098%) Cloud Computing
15 1 (0.098%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.78%) Internet
2 7 (0.68%) Skype
3 6 (0.59%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (0.39%) Firewall
4 4 (0.39%) VPN
4 4 (0.39%) WAN
5 3 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (0.29%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (0.29%) VoIP
6 2 (0.20%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.20%) HTTP
6 2 (0.20%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.20%) SAN
6 2 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.098%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (15.74%) SQL Server
2 89 (8.70%) Power BI
3 72 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 57 (5.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (1.66%) Azure SQL Database
8 14 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (1.17%) SQL Server 2016
10 8 (0.78%) SSDT
11 5 (0.49%) Blockchain
11 5 (0.49%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (0.49%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (0.49%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.39%) Data Lake
12 4 (0.39%) MySQL
12 4 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.39%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 96 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 61 (5.96%) Visual Studio Team System
3 32 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (2.05%) JIRA
5 20 (1.96%) Git (software)
6 17 (1.66%) Selenium
7 14 (1.37%) Octopus Deploy
7 14 (1.37%) TeamCity
8 7 (0.68%) SpecFlow
8 7 (0.68%) WebDriver
9 6 (0.59%) Bitbucket Server
9 6 (0.59%) JUnit
9 6 (0.59%) Subversion
10 5 (0.49%) Bitbucket
11 4 (0.39%) Jenkins
11 4 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.29%) ERwin
13 2 (0.20%) Appium
13 2 (0.20%) LoadRunner
13 2 (0.20%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 251 (24.54%) Finance
2 63 (6.16%) Marketing
3 31 (3.03%) Retail
4 25 (2.44%) Back Office
5 21 (2.05%) Manufacturing
6 17 (1.66%) General Ledger
7 15 (1.47%) Banking
8 12 (1.17%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.08%) Legal
10 10 (0.98%) Electronics
11 7 (0.68%) Advertising
12 6 (0.59%) Publishing
13 3 (0.29%) Billing
13 3 (0.29%) Local Government
14 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.20%) French Language
14 2 (0.20%) Games
14 2 (0.20%) German Language
14 2 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.098%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 328 (32.06%) Developer
2 167 (16.32%) CRM Developer
3 165 (16.13%) Consultant
4 151 (14.76%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 134 (13.10%) Analyst
6 126 (12.32%) Architect
7 122 (11.93%) Microsoft Developer
8 64 (6.26%) Project Manager
9 63 (6.16%) Business Analyst
9 63 (6.16%) Solutions Architect
10 62 (6.06%) CRM Consultant
10 62 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
11 56 (5.47%) Microsoft Consultant
12 30 (2.93%) Functional Consultant
13 28 (2.74%) CRM Architect
14 27 (2.64%) CRM Analyst
14 27 (2.64%) Dynamics CRM Architect
15 26 (2.54%) C# Developer
16 25 (2.44%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
17 24 (2.35%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (25.71%) .NET
2 73 (7.14%) HTML
3 63 (6.16%) RESTful
4 62 (6.06%) Web Services
5 56 (5.47%) CSS
6 50 (4.89%) WCF
7 49 (4.79%) .NET Framework
8 46 (4.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 39 (3.81%) ASP.NET
10 37 (3.62%) JSON
11 32 (3.13%) .NET Core
11 32 (3.13%) XML
12 30 (2.93%) SOAP
13 28 (2.74%) REST
14 21 (2.05%) LINQ
15 20 (1.96%) Node.js
16 18 (1.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 16 (1.56%) HTML5
18 15 (1.47%) Silverlight
19 11 (1.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 46 (4.50%) User Experience
2 31 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (1.86%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (1.47%) Data Centre
5 14 (1.37%) Management Information System
6 12 (1.17%) Data Structures
7 8 (0.78%) BYOD
7 8 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.39%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (0.29%) Learning Management System
9 3 (0.29%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.20%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.20%) FMCG
10 2 (0.20%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.20%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.20%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.20%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.20%) Social Media
11 1 (0.098%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.098%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 37 (3.62%) Windows
2 17 (1.66%) Windows Server
3 6 (0.59%) Windows 10
4 5 (0.49%) Windows XP
5 3 (0.29%) Linux
6 1 (0.098%) Android
6 1 (0.098%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 608 (59.43%) CRM
2 305 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (15.25%) ERP
4 125 (12.22%) Migration
5 123 (12.02%) Business Intelligence
6 106 (10.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 103 (10.07%) Workflow
8 95 (9.29%) Data Migration
9 89 (8.70%) Scrum
10 85 (8.31%) DevOps
11 81 (7.92%) Service Management
12 78 (7.62%) Data Modelling
13 74 (7.23%) Case Management
14 65 (6.35%) ITIL
15 62 (6.06%) Project Management
16 52 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
17 50 (4.89%) Test Automation
18 44 (4.30%) Waterfall
19 42 (4.11%) Business Analysis
20 41 (4.01%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 267 (26.10%) C#
2 165 (16.13%) SQL
3 160 (15.64%) JavaScript
4 36 (3.52%) T-SQL
5 26 (2.54%) PowerShell
6 21 (2.05%) Python
7 20 (1.96%) Java
8 18 (1.76%) Ruby
9 16 (1.56%) Scala
10 13 (1.27%) X++
11 5 (0.49%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.39%) C
12 4 (0.39%) PHP
13 3 (0.29%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.20%) PHP 5
14 2 (0.20%) PHP 7
15 1 (0.098%) VB
15 1 (0.098%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.098%) VBA
15 1 (0.098%) XPath
Qualifications
1 43 (4.20%) Security Cleared
2 31 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 27 (2.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (0.88%) Degree
5 8 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (0.39%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (0.39%) DBS Check
7 4 (0.39%) ISEB
7 4 (0.39%) MCITP
7 4 (0.39%) MCSA
7 4 (0.39%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (0.29%) CCNA
8 3 (0.29%) CCNP
8 3 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.29%) MCSE
8 3 (0.29%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.29%) PMP
8 3 (0.29%) VCP6
8 3 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.69%) QA
2 22 (2.15%) Data Quality
3 12 (1.17%) PMO
4 10 (0.98%) GDPR
5 6 (0.59%) SLA
6 4 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.098%) GxP
7 1 (0.098%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (4.30%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.78%) Docker
4 7 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (1.17%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (0.49%) SCCM
2 5 (0.49%) Terraform
3 3 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (0.29%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.29%) PaperCut
3 3 (0.29%) Puppet
3 3 (0.29%) SCOM
3 3 (0.29%) SCVMM
3 3 (0.29%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.098%) Ansible
4 1 (0.098%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 671 (65.59%) Microsoft
2 46 (4.50%) Oracle
3 44 (4.30%) SAP
4 34 (3.32%) JD Edwards
5 24 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (1.17%) VMware
7 11 (1.08%) Google
8 9 (0.88%) Cisco
8 9 (0.88%) MuleSoft
8 9 (0.88%) Tableau
9 6 (0.59%) Dell
10 5 (0.49%) Mitel
10 5 (0.49%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.39%) Remedy
11 4 (0.39%) Sage
11 4 (0.39%) Siebel
11 4 (0.39%) Sun
11 4 (0.39%) Workday
12 3 (0.29%) Dell Compellent
12 3 (0.29%) Twitter