Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Dynamics CRM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Dynamics CRM over the 6 months to 18 October 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 CRM (formerly Microsoft CRM)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 284 235 203
Rank change year-on-year -49 -32 +10
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 849 1,066 1,326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.90% 1.17% 1.34%
As % of the Business Applications category 14.32% 14.08% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 728 930
England median daily rate £450 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.12% +11.25%
10th Percentile £325 £309 £313
90th Percentile £588 £550 £550
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £440
% change year-on-year +2.86% -0.57% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 4
England median hourly rate £15.50 £27.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.59% +54.29% -50.00%
10th Percentile £12.75 £14.65 £14.85
90th Percentile £18.15 £39.90 £21.03
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -32.61% +31.43% -50.00%

Dynamics CRM is in the Business Applications 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 business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 5,928 7,572 8,136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.29% 8.29% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,518 4,559 4,966
England median daily rate £475 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +5.11% +2.33%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £300
90th Percentile £660 £650 £601
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £438
% change year-on-year +2.70% +5.71% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 78 92
England median hourly rate £24.25 £27.00 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.19% +9.09% +8.79%
10th Percentile £11.67 £13.00 £10.23
90th Percentile £60.88 £52.25 £97.80
UK median hourly rate £24.25 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.91% +14.00% -

Dynamics CRM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Dynamics CRM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics CRM in England

Dynamics CRM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics CRM in England

Dynamics CRM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics CRM in England over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics CRM in England

Dynamics CRM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics CRM in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dynamics CRM in England

Dynamics CRM
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 CRM within the England region over the 6 months to 18 October 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 -113 328 £475 +5.56% 141
North of England -17 171 £445 -1.11% 93
North West +17 133 £450 - 57
Midlands -16 108 £450 +5.88% 67
South East -34 103 £428 +0.59% 70
West Midlands -17 94 £450 +5.88% 52
South West -1 72 £425 - 43
East of England +8 62 £450 -1.37% 24
Yorkshire -37 32 £400 -5.88% 26
East Midlands +2 11 £388 -13.89% 15
North East -25 7 £475 +26.67% 10
Dynamics CRM
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics CRM 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 CRM.

1 849 (100.00%) CRM
2 538 (63.37%) Microsoft
3 365 (42.99%) Dynamics 365
4 263 (30.98%) Agile Software Development
5 241 (28.39%) C#
6 239 (28.15%) .NET
7 201 (23.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 194 (22.85%) JavaScript
9 173 (20.38%) SQL
10 164 (19.32%) Finance
11 143 (16.84%) SQL Server
12 105 (12.37%) Migration
13 104 (12.25%) Workflow
14 97 (11.43%) Project Management
15 91 (10.72%) Stakeholder Management
16 90 (10.60%) SharePoint
17 89 (10.48%) ASP.NET
18 88 (10.37%) Scrum
19 87 (10.25%) HTML
20 86 (10.13%) CSS
21 84 (9.89%) Office 365
22 78 (9.19%) Business Intelligence
23 72 (8.48%) Team Foundation Server
24 71 (8.36%) Marketing
25 69 (8.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 64 (7.54%) Dynamics AX
26 64 (7.54%) Business Analysis
26 64 (7.54%) Data Migration
26 64 (7.54%) Test Automation
27 62 (7.30%) Visual Studio

Dynamics CRM
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 90 (10.60%) SharePoint
2 38 (4.48%) BizTalk Server
3 28 (3.30%) CMS
4 11 (1.30%) IIS
4 11 (1.30%) MS Exchange
4 11 (1.30%) Umbraco
5 6 (0.71%) Drupal
5 6 (0.71%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.35%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.35%) Appian
6 3 (0.35%) Documentum
6 3 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.35%) Mule
6 3 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.24%) Confluence
7 2 (0.24%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 40 (4.71%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.12%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 64 (7.54%) Dynamics AX
2 39 (4.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.94%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (0.47%) Oracle CRM
5 4 (0.47%) Scribe Insight
6 3 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.35%) Sage 200
6 3 (0.35%) Siebel CRM
7 2 (0.24%) Oracle CRM On Demand
7 2 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.24%) Sage CRM
8 1 (0.12%) BigMachines
8 1 (0.12%) Northgate Housing
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.12%) Sage 1000
8 1 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 365 (42.99%) Dynamics 365
2 201 (23.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 84 (9.89%) Office 365
4 31 (3.65%) SaaS
5 14 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (1.65%) PaaS
6 13 (1.53%) IaaS
7 12 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
8 10 (1.18%) OneDrive
8 10 (1.18%) Yammer
9 8 (0.94%) Boomi
10 7 (0.82%) Azure Data Factory
11 4 (0.47%) Serverless
12 3 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
12 3 (0.35%) Amazon Kinesis
12 3 (0.35%) Azure Functions
12 3 (0.35%) BrowserStack
13 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
14 1 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.30%) Intranet
2 9 (1.06%) Skype
3 7 (0.82%) LAN
3 7 (0.82%) VPN
4 6 (0.71%) DHCP
5 5 (0.59%) DNS
5 5 (0.59%) Firewall
5 5 (0.59%) Internet
5 5 (0.59%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (0.59%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.59%) WAN
6 4 (0.47%) SNMP
7 3 (0.35%) Network Security
8 2 (0.24%) PBX
8 2 (0.24%) SAN
8 2 (0.24%) VLAN
9 1 (0.12%) CTI
9 1 (0.12%) HTTP
9 1 (0.12%) SSL
9 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (16.84%) SQL Server
2 69 (8.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 60 (7.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (3.53%) Power BI
5 18 (2.12%) Azure SQL Database
6 13 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
6 13 (1.53%) MySQL
7 11 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.06%) Big Data
8 9 (1.06%) Relational Database
9 8 (0.94%) SQL Server 2016
10 7 (0.82%) NoSQL
11 6 (0.71%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.47%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (0.47%) SSDT
13 3 (0.35%) Amazon Athena
13 3 (0.35%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 72 (8.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 62 (7.30%) Visual Studio
3 39 (4.59%) JIRA
4 33 (3.89%) Visual Studio Team System
5 32 (3.77%) Git (software)
6 30 (3.53%) Selenium
7 14 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
8 13 (1.53%) Jenkins
8 13 (1.53%) JMeter
9 12 (1.41%) TeamCity
10 11 (1.30%) Bitbucket
10 11 (1.30%) Cucumber
10 11 (1.30%) JUnit
11 10 (1.18%) gulp
11 10 (1.18%) Maven
12 8 (0.94%) Subversion
13 3 (0.35%) MSTest
13 3 (0.35%) SpecFlow
14 2 (0.24%) SoapUI
14 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 164 (19.32%) Finance
2 71 (8.36%) Marketing
3 41 (4.83%) Banking
4 28 (3.30%) Manufacturing
5 24 (2.83%) Advertising
5 24 (2.83%) Telecoms
6 23 (2.71%) Electronics
6 23 (2.71%) Retail
7 21 (2.47%) Back Office
8 16 (1.88%) Legal
9 10 (1.18%) Law
9 10 (1.18%) Local Government
10 7 (0.82%) Billing
11 6 (0.71%) Automotive
11 6 (0.71%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.71%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.59%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.47%) Front Office
14 3 (0.35%) Games
15 2 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 315 (37.10%) Developer
2 173 (20.38%) CRM Developer
3 157 (18.49%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 137 (16.14%) Analyst
5 119 (14.02%) Microsoft Developer
6 96 (11.31%) Consultant
7 87 (10.25%) Architect
8 82 (9.66%) Business Analyst
9 75 (8.83%) Project Manager
10 63 (7.42%) Solutions Architect
11 62 (7.30%) CRM Analyst
12 60 (7.07%) CRM Consultant
13 59 (6.95%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
14 42 (4.95%) CRM Business Analyst
15 40 (4.71%) .NET Developer
16 38 (4.48%) CRM Manager
17 37 (4.36%) Microsoft Consultant
18 31 (3.65%) Dynamics CRM Business Analyst
18 31 (3.65%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
19 30 (3.53%) CRM Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (28.15%) .NET
2 89 (10.48%) ASP.NET
3 87 (10.25%) HTML
4 86 (10.13%) CSS
5 56 (6.60%) Web Services
6 54 (6.36%) XML
7 52 (6.12%) ASP.NET Web API
8 45 (5.30%) WCF
9 40 (4.71%) SOAP
10 36 (4.24%) jQuery
11 30 (3.53%) AngularJS
12 29 (3.42%) HTML5
13 25 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (2.59%) REST
15 21 (2.47%) JSON
16 20 (2.36%) RESTful
17 18 (2.12%) .NET Framework
18 17 (2.00%) CSS3
19 13 (1.53%) Middleware
20 11 (1.30%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (4.83%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 15 (1.77%) User Experience
5 9 (1.06%) Fintech
5 9 (1.06%) Social Media
6 7 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (0.71%) Computer Science
7 6 (0.71%) Mobile App
7 6 (0.71%) PMI
7 6 (0.71%) Reference Data
8 4 (0.47%) FMCG
9 3 (0.35%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.35%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.24%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.24%) Equities
10 2 (0.24%) iPhone
10 2 (0.24%) IVR
10 2 (0.24%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (3.77%) Windows
2 14 (1.65%) Linux
3 12 (1.41%) Windows Server
4 9 (1.06%) Windows 10
4 9 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (0.94%) Apple iOS
5 8 (0.94%) Unix
6 7 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.71%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.59%) Android
8 5 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.47%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.35%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.24%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.12%) HPUX
12 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 849 (100.00%) CRM
2 263 (30.98%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (12.37%) Migration
4 104 (12.25%) Workflow
5 97 (11.43%) Project Management
6 91 (10.72%) Stakeholder Management
7 88 (10.37%) Scrum
8 78 (9.19%) Business Intelligence
9 64 (7.54%) Business Analysis
9 64 (7.54%) Data Migration
9 64 (7.54%) Test Automation
10 57 (6.71%) DevOps
11 55 (6.48%) ERP
12 53 (6.24%) Problem-Solving
13 47 (5.54%) User Acceptance Testing
14 41 (4.83%) Continuous Integration
14 41 (4.83%) MVC
15 40 (4.71%) TDD
16 38 (4.48%) SDLC
17 37 (4.36%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 241 (28.39%) C#
2 194 (22.85%) JavaScript
3 173 (20.38%) SQL
4 37 (4.36%) T-SQL
5 36 (4.24%) Java
6 28 (3.30%) PowerShell
7 14 (1.65%) PHP
8 8 (0.94%) Python
8 8 (0.94%) TypeScript
9 6 (0.71%) C
9 6 (0.71%) VB.NET
10 5 (0.59%) VB
11 4 (0.47%) C++
11 4 (0.47%) VBA
12 3 (0.35%) Ruby
12 3 (0.35%) VB6
13 2 (0.24%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.24%) Java 8
13 2 (0.24%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.12%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 39 (4.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (3.18%) Security Cleared
3 26 (3.06%) Degree
4 16 (1.88%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.18%) PMI Certification
6 9 (1.06%) PMP
7 8 (0.94%) DV Cleared
8 7 (0.82%) TOGAF Certification
9 6 (0.71%) ISEB
10 5 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (0.59%) DBS Check
10 5 (0.59%) MCP
10 5 (0.59%) MCSE
11 3 (0.35%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.24%) APMP
12 2 (0.24%) Computer Science Degree
13 1 (0.12%) AAT
13 1 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.12%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.06%) QA
2 24 (2.83%) Data Quality
3 17 (2.00%) GDPR
4 6 (0.71%) PMO
4 6 (0.71%) SLA
5 5 (0.59%) Actionable Recommendations
6 3 (0.35%) WCAG
7 1 (0.12%) COBIT
7 1 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (3.77%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.59%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.24%) Docker
5 1 (0.12%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (0.82%) SCCM
1 7 (0.82%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (0.47%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (0.47%) OVSD
4 2 (0.24%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.12%) SCOM
5 1 (0.12%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 538 (63.37%) Microsoft
2 45 (5.30%) SAP
3 42 (4.95%) Salesforce.com
4 41 (4.83%) Oracle
5 20 (2.36%) Sitecore
6 17 (2.00%) MuleSoft
7 10 (1.18%) VMware
8 8 (0.94%) Informatica
8 8 (0.94%) Sage
9 6 (0.71%) Dell
9 6 (0.71%) IBM
9 6 (0.71%) Pega
10 5 (0.59%) HP
10 5 (0.59%) JD Edwards
10 5 (0.59%) Marketo
10 5 (0.59%) Workday
11 4 (0.47%) Apple
11 4 (0.47%) Avaya
11 4 (0.47%) Mercator
11 4 (0.47%) Telerik