Period
to 24 February 2020

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 24 February 2020 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
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 187 233 373
Rank change year-on-year +46 +140 +400
Contract jobs citing Dynamics 365 879 1,089 607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.43% 1.22% 0.66%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.68% 4.61% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 752 416
England median daily rate £500 £486 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.83% -0.26% -4.88%
10th Percentile £375 £350 £334
90th Percentile £650 £638 £619
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 0
England median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year +59.09% - -

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 18,793 23,646 18,170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.62% 26.47% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,884 16,450 12,709
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £281 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £488 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 318 283 223
England median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.58 £11.25
90th Percentile £72.53 £49.96 £54.70
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +22.86% -12.50% +6.67%

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 24 February 2020.

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 24 February 2020.

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 24 February 2020. 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 +66 353 £513 +2.50% 186
South East +90 145 £475 -9.35% 101
Midlands +24 136 £425 -10.53% 121
West Midlands +31 117 £448 -5.79% 87
North of England -22 100 £463 - 148
South West +22 88 £600 +20.00% 54
North West -28 73 £450 -5.26% 95
East of England +29 51 £495 +23.75% 56
Yorkshire +32 24 £500 +21.21% 41
East Midlands +27 18 £425 -15.00% 34
North East +14 3 £400 +9.59% 12
Dynamics 365
UK

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, 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.

1 527 (59.95%) Microsoft
2 487 (55.40%) CRM
3 482 (54.84%) Dynamics CRM
4 328 (37.32%) Azure
5 262 (29.81%) Finance
6 216 (24.57%) Agile Software Development
7 209 (23.78%) ERP
8 186 (21.16%) C#
8 186 (21.16%) .NET
9 178 (20.25%) Power Platform
10 176 (20.02%) Migration
10 176 (20.02%) Dynamics AX
11 167 (19.00%) SharePoint
12 164 (18.66%) Power BI
13 158 (17.97%) SQL
14 138 (15.70%) Business Intelligence
15 126 (14.33%) DevOps
16 123 (13.99%) JavaScript
17 108 (12.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 104 (11.83%) SQL Server
19 103 (11.72%) Data Migration
20 96 (10.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 84 (9.56%) Scrum
22 83 (9.44%) Stakeholder Management
23 80 (9.10%) Office 365
24 78 (8.87%) Public Sector
25 62 (7.05%) ASP.NET
26 60 (6.83%) PowerApps
27 59 (6.71%) Serverless
27 59 (6.71%) Project Management

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
1 167 (19.00%) SharePoint
2 20 (2.28%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (1.02%) Skype for Business
4 7 (0.80%) IIS
5 6 (0.68%) CMS
5 6 (0.68%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.11%) Anypoint
6 1 (0.11%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.11%) Confluence
6 1 (0.11%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 47 (5.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (3.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 29 (3.30%) MS Visio
4 20 (2.28%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.23%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 482 (54.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 176 (20.02%) Dynamics AX
3 40 (4.55%) NetSuite
4 21 (2.39%) Dynamics NAV
5 11 (1.25%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.57%) Scribe Insight
7 4 (0.46%) Dynamics GP
7 4 (0.46%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 3 (0.34%) Magento
8 3 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (0.34%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.23%) Infor M3
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.23%) Shopify
10 1 (0.11%) BPCS
10 1 (0.11%) MFGPRO
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.11%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 1 (0.11%) PeopleSoft HRMS
10 1 (0.11%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 328 (37.32%) Azure
2 178 (20.25%) Power Platform
3 80 (9.10%) Office 365
4 60 (6.83%) PowerApps
5 59 (6.71%) Serverless
6 53 (6.03%) Azure Functions
7 45 (5.12%) SaaS
8 37 (4.21%) Azure Active Directory
9 31 (3.53%) Microsoft Flow
10 19 (2.16%) PaaS
11 14 (1.59%) AWS
11 14 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
12 11 (1.25%) Azure Data Factory
12 11 (1.25%) OneDrive
13 6 (0.68%) GCP
14 5 (0.57%) IaaS
15 3 (0.34%) GitHub
15 3 (0.34%) Mimecast
16 2 (0.23%) Boomi
16 2 (0.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.25%) Skype
2 3 (0.34%) Internet
2 3 (0.34%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.34%) VPN
2 3 (0.34%) WAN
3 2 (0.23%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (0.23%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (0.23%) DHCP
3 2 (0.23%) VLAN
4 1 (0.11%) Firewall
4 1 (0.11%) MPLS
4 1 (0.11%) Network Security
4 1 (0.11%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (18.66%) Power BI
2 108 (12.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 104 (11.83%) SQL Server
4 96 (10.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (1.71%) SQL Server 2016
8 10 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
8 10 (1.14%) Big Data
9 9 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (1.02%) SQL Server 2017
10 8 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (0.68%) BigQuery
11 6 (0.68%) Data Lake
12 5 (0.57%) PowerCenter
13 4 (0.46%) Relational Database
13 4 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
14 3 (0.34%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 53 (6.03%) Visual Studio
2 24 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (2.28%) Visual Studio Team System
4 12 (1.37%) JIRA
5 9 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (0.80%) Selenium
7 3 (0.34%) Axure RP
7 3 (0.34%) NUnit
7 3 (0.34%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.23%) ERwin
8 2 (0.23%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.11%) Appium
9 1 (0.11%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.11%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.11%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.11%) MorphX
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.11%) Subversion
9 1 (0.11%) WebDriver
General
1 262 (29.81%) Finance
2 78 (8.87%) Public Sector
3 44 (5.01%) Manufacturing
3 44 (5.01%) Retail
4 25 (2.84%) Marketing
5 14 (1.59%) Legal
6 13 (1.48%) Local Government
7 10 (1.14%) Advertising
7 10 (1.14%) Law
8 9 (1.02%) Banking
9 8 (0.91%) Back Office
10 6 (0.68%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.34%) Dutch Language
12 3 (0.34%) Electronics
12 3 (0.34%) Front Office
12 3 (0.34%) Housing Association
12 3 (0.34%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.23%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 260 (29.58%) Developer
2 147 (16.72%) Consultant
3 136 (15.47%) Architect
4 115 (13.08%) Analyst
4 115 (13.08%) CRM Developer
5 95 (10.81%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 74 (8.42%) Microsoft Developer
6 74 (8.42%) Project Manager
7 57 (6.48%) Functional Consultant
8 52 (5.92%) Business Analyst
8 52 (5.92%) Technical Architect
9 47 (5.35%) CRM Consultant
10 45 (5.12%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
10 45 (5.12%) Solutions Architect
11 44 (5.01%) Microsoft Consultant
12 42 (4.78%) CRM Architect
13 39 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM Architect
14 29 (3.30%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
15 27 (3.07%) CRM Analyst
16 19 (2.16%) ERP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (21.16%) .NET
2 62 (7.05%) ASP.NET
3 33 (3.75%) Web Services
4 25 (2.84%) HTML
5 17 (1.93%) XML
6 15 (1.71%) OAuth
6 15 (1.71%) OpenID
6 15 (1.71%) SAML
7 14 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (1.37%) jQuery
8 12 (1.37%) JSON
9 9 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (1.02%) REST
10 7 (0.80%) AngularJS
10 7 (0.80%) EDI
10 7 (0.80%) J2EE
11 6 (0.68%) CSS
12 5 (0.57%) Middleware
12 5 (0.57%) RESTful
12 5 (0.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 51 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (3.07%) User Experience
3 14 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 8 (0.91%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (0.80%) Virtual Team
6 6 (0.68%) Data Structures
6 6 (0.68%) Mobile App
7 5 (0.57%) FMCG
8 4 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.34%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.23%) NHS
10 2 (0.23%) PMI
10 2 (0.23%) Tandem
10 2 (0.23%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.11%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.11%) iPad
11 1 (0.11%) iPhone
11 1 (0.11%) iSeries
11 1 (0.11%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 20 (2.28%) Windows
2 11 (1.25%) Windows Server
3 7 (0.80%) Unix
4 6 (0.68%) Windows 10
5 5 (0.57%) Android
5 5 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.46%) Linux
7 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.23%) VMS
9 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 487 (55.40%) CRM
2 216 (24.57%) Agile Software Development
3 209 (23.78%) ERP
4 176 (20.02%) Migration
5 138 (15.70%) Business Intelligence
6 126 (14.33%) DevOps
7 103 (11.72%) Data Migration
8 84 (9.56%) Scrum
9 83 (9.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 59 (6.71%) Project Management
11 54 (6.14%) ArchiMate
12 47 (5.35%) Workflow
13 42 (4.78%) PRINCE2
14 39 (4.44%) Case Management
15 38 (4.32%) ETL
16 37 (4.21%) Change Management
17 35 (3.98%) Problem-Solving
18 32 (3.64%) ITIL
18 32 (3.64%) UML
19 31 (3.53%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 186 (21.16%) C#
2 158 (17.97%) SQL
3 123 (13.99%) JavaScript
4 30 (3.41%) Java
5 26 (2.96%) PowerShell
6 13 (1.48%) T-SQL
7 11 (1.25%) X++
8 10 (1.14%) C
9 7 (0.80%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.34%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (0.23%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.23%) Python
11 2 (0.23%) XPath
12 1 (0.11%) ABAP
12 1 (0.11%) Go
12 1 (0.11%) PHP
12 1 (0.11%) Ruby
12 1 (0.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (3.41%) Security Cleared
2 27 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (2.62%) BPSS Clearance
3 23 (2.62%) Degree
4 20 (2.28%) SC Cleared
5 12 (1.37%) DBS Check
6 8 (0.91%) CIMA
7 7 (0.80%) ACCA
8 6 (0.68%) MBA
8 6 (0.68%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.68%) PMP
9 5 (0.57%) APMG
10 4 (0.46%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.34%) AAT
11 3 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
11 3 (0.34%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.11%) CCSP
13 1 (0.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.50%) QA
2 14 (1.59%) GDPR
3 11 (1.25%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.80%) SLA
5 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.11%) NIST
6 1 (0.11%) PMO
6 1 (0.11%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 53 (6.03%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.34%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.11%) Docker
5 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
1 3 (0.34%) Terraform
2 2 (0.23%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.23%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.23%) SCCM
3 1 (0.11%) Ambari
3 1 (0.11%) Ansible
3 1 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 527 (59.95%) Microsoft
2 42 (4.78%) SAP
3 41 (4.66%) Oracle
4 39 (4.44%) JD Edwards
5 31 (3.53%) Sparx
6 16 (1.82%) Workday
7 11 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (0.91%) Databricks
8 8 (0.91%) Tableau
9 7 (0.80%) Google
9 7 (0.80%) VMware
10 6 (0.68%) Infor
11 5 (0.57%) Informatica
12 4 (0.46%) ANSYS
12 4 (0.46%) CheckPoint
12 4 (0.46%) Citrix
12 4 (0.46%) ServiceNow
13 3 (0.34%) HP
13 3 (0.34%) IFS
13 3 (0.34%) Meraki