Period
to 19 June 2018

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 19 June 2018 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 375 621 -
Rank change year-on-year +246 - -
Contract jobs citing Dynamics 365 603 195 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.66% 0.23% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.18% 1.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 437 126 0
England median daily rate £500 £500 -
UK median daily rate £481 £500 -
% change year-on-year -3.75% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
England median hourly rate £17.50 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.00% - -
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year -65.00% - -

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 18,974 11,676 9,008
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.84% 13.92% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,013 8,047 6,341
England median daily rate £485 £458 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.90% +1.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £310 £281 £298
90th Percentile £638 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +10.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 162 136
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.83% -13.10%
10th Percentile £12.50 £10.53 £11.50
90th Percentile £58.00 £60.40 £47.17
UK median hourly rate £18.95 £19.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year -0.29% -3.11% -12.84%

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 19 June 2018.

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 19 June 2018. 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 +146 331 £500 -2.44% 61
South East +48 81 £450 +20.00% 16
Midlands +35 67 £500 +11.11% 22
North of England +10 58 £450 -6.49% 31
West Midlands +13 54 £500 +11.11% 16
East of England +7 35 £400 -25.58% 13
South West +29 29 £400 -33.33% 8
Yorkshire +3 28 £450 -10.00% 11
North West -3 28 £500 +5.26% 20
East Midlands - 11 £470 - 6
North East - 2 £300 -
Dynamics 365
UK

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, 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.

1 426 (70.65%) Microsoft
2 296 (49.09%) CRM
3 295 (48.92%) Dynamics CRM
4 211 (34.99%) Finance
5 176 (29.19%) Dynamics AX
6 141 (23.38%) ERP
7 108 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
8 95 (15.75%) Migration
9 94 (15.59%) Microsoft Azure
10 79 (13.10%) C#
11 69 (11.44%) JavaScript
11 69 (11.44%) SQL
12 66 (10.95%) Data Migration
13 64 (10.61%) .NET
14 55 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
14 55 (9.12%) SQL Server
15 53 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 52 (8.62%) Office 365
17 49 (8.13%) Advertising
17 49 (8.13%) Greenfield Project
18 44 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
19 41 (6.80%) Project Management
19 41 (6.80%) HTML
20 39 (6.47%) Power BI
21 38 (6.30%) CSS
22 36 (5.97%) Scrum
22 36 (5.97%) Workflow
22 36 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 35 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
24 30 (4.98%) Visual Studio

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 27 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.99%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (0.83%) Confluence
4 3 (0.50%) CMS
4 3 (0.50%) IIS
4 3 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (0.50%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.17%) Hyperledger
5 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 29 (4.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (2.49%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.33%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 295 (48.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 176 (29.19%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (1.99%) NetSuite
4 10 (1.66%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (1.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 6 (1.00%) Unit4 Business World
6 5 (0.83%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (0.83%) Scribe Insight
7 4 (0.66%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.33%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.17%) BigMachines
10 1 (0.17%) Dynamics SL
10 1 (0.17%) Magento
10 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 94 (15.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (8.62%) Office 365
3 14 (2.32%) IaaS
4 11 (1.82%) PaaS
5 7 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.16%) SaaS
6 5 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.50%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.17%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.17%) Scribe Online
8 1 (0.17%) Serverless
8 1 (0.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.83%) Skype
2 4 (0.66%) DHCP
2 4 (0.66%) DNS
3 3 (0.50%) Firewall
3 3 (0.50%) Network Security
4 2 (0.33%) Internet
4 2 (0.33%) NetScaler
4 2 (0.33%) SAN
4 2 (0.33%) VPN
5 1 (0.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.17%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (0.17%) IPsec
5 1 (0.17%) MPLS
5 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.17%) VLAN
5 1 (0.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (9.12%) SQL Server
2 53 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (6.47%) Power BI
4 36 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (0.66%) Big Data
7 4 (0.66%) Data Lake
7 4 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.50%) MySQL
8 3 (0.50%) OLAP
8 3 (0.50%) OLTP
8 3 (0.50%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.33%) DTS
9 2 (0.33%) GIS
9 2 (0.33%) QlikView
9 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.17%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 30 (4.98%) Visual Studio
2 29 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (3.48%) Visual Studio Team System
4 14 (2.32%) JIRA
5 6 (1.00%) Jenkins
6 5 (0.83%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.83%) MorphX
6 5 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (0.83%) Subversion
7 4 (0.66%) GitLab
7 4 (0.66%) HP UFT
7 4 (0.66%) MSTest
7 4 (0.66%) Selenium
7 4 (0.66%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.50%) Moq
9 2 (0.33%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.17%) NDepend
10 1 (0.17%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.17%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 211 (34.99%) Finance
2 49 (8.13%) Advertising
3 27 (4.48%) Retail
4 22 (3.65%) Manufacturing
4 22 (3.65%) Marketing
5 15 (2.49%) Pharmaceutical
6 13 (2.16%) Banking
7 11 (1.82%) General Ledger
8 5 (0.83%) Law
9 4 (0.66%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.33%) Local Government
11 1 (0.17%) Back Office
11 1 (0.17%) Electronics
11 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.17%) Legal
11 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 148 (24.54%) Developer
2 115 (19.07%) Consultant
3 99 (16.42%) Architect
4 80 (13.27%) CRM Developer
5 76 (12.60%) Solutions Architect
6 69 (11.44%) Analyst
7 68 (11.28%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 64 (10.61%) Microsoft Developer
9 48 (7.96%) Microsoft Consultant
10 42 (6.97%) Project Manager
11 40 (6.63%) Functional Consultant
12 36 (5.97%) CRM Consultant
13 35 (5.80%) Business Analyst
13 35 (5.80%) Dynamics AX Consultant
14 33 (5.47%) ERP Architect
15 32 (5.31%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
16 30 (4.98%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
17 27 (4.48%) CRM Architect
18 26 (4.31%) Dynamics AX Architect
18 26 (4.31%) Dynamics CRM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (10.61%) .NET
2 41 (6.80%) HTML
3 38 (6.30%) CSS
4 27 (4.48%) HTML5
5 23 (3.81%) Web Services
6 20 (3.32%) CSS3
7 19 (3.15%) ASP.NET
8 18 (2.99%) AngularJS
9 17 (2.82%) RESTful
10 15 (2.49%) XML
11 14 (2.32%) jQuery
12 10 (1.66%) REST
13 9 (1.49%) WCF
14 8 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (1.33%) SOAP
15 7 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web API
16 5 (0.83%) .NET Framework
16 5 (0.83%) JSON
16 5 (0.83%) Silverlight
16 5 (0.83%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 49 (8.13%) Greenfield Project
2 35 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (1.66%) Analytical Mindset
3 10 (1.66%) Management Information System
4 9 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.33%) User Experience
6 7 (1.16%) Mobile App
7 5 (0.83%) Private Cloud
8 4 (0.66%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.50%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.50%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.50%) NHS
9 3 (0.50%) PKI
9 3 (0.50%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (0.50%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.33%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.33%) FMCG
10 2 (0.33%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.17%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (2.99%) Windows
2 7 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (1.00%) Windows 10
3 6 (1.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (0.83%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.17%) HPUX
7 1 (0.17%) VMS
7 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (49.09%) CRM
2 141 (23.38%) ERP
3 108 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
4 95 (15.75%) Migration
5 66 (10.95%) Data Migration
6 55 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 44 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
8 41 (6.80%) Project Management
9 36 (5.97%) Scrum
9 36 (5.97%) Workflow
10 26 (4.31%) Problem-Solving
10 26 (4.31%) Unit Testing
11 23 (3.81%) Logistics
12 22 (3.65%) User Acceptance Testing
13 21 (3.48%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (3.48%) Test Automation
14 20 (3.32%) Business Analysis
14 20 (3.32%) DevOps
15 19 (3.15%) Test Scripting
16 17 (2.82%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (13.10%) C#
2 69 (11.44%) JavaScript
2 69 (11.44%) SQL
3 20 (3.32%) X++
4 16 (2.65%) T-SQL
5 9 (1.49%) PowerShell
6 6 (1.00%) VBA
7 4 (0.66%) C
7 4 (0.66%) Java
8 3 (0.50%) R
8 3 (0.50%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.17%) PHP
9 1 (0.17%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.17%) VB
9 1 (0.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (3.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (2.82%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.66%) Degree
3 10 (1.66%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.83%) ISEB
5 4 (0.66%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (0.66%) PMP
6 2 (0.33%) MCSA
7 1 (0.17%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.17%) CCNA
7 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.17%) IIBA
7 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.17%) MCP
7 1 (0.17%) MCSE
7 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.17%) VCP5
7 1 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.15%) PMO
2 22 (3.65%) QA
3 6 (1.00%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.66%) SLA
5 2 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (3.32%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.50%) XenApp
4 2 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.33%) XenServer
5 1 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (0.66%) SCCM
3 3 (0.50%) HP ALM
4 2 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.17%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 426 (70.65%) Microsoft
2 21 (3.48%) Oracle
3 12 (1.99%) JD Edwards
3 12 (1.99%) SAP
4 7 (1.16%) Capita
5 6 (1.00%) VMware
6 5 (0.83%) Citrix
7 4 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.50%) Cisco
8 3 (0.50%) HP
8 3 (0.50%) Infragistics
8 3 (0.50%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.50%) Tableau
8 3 (0.50%) Telerik
9 2 (0.33%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.33%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.33%) IBM
9 2 (0.33%) MuleSoft
9 2 (0.33%) NetApp
9 2 (0.33%) ServiceNow