The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 3 months to 29 March 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 CRM (formerly Microsoft CRM)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 72 88
Rank change year-on-year +14 +16  
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 30 35 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.27% 1.95% 0.74%
As % of the Business Applications category 23.26% 19.66% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 9
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.80% +15.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £314 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £448 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +5.98% +0.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.00 £19.50 -
% change year-on-year +146.21% -  

Dynamics CRM is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 129 178 150
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 9.77% 9.94% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 92 85
Median daily rate £450 £391 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.01% -13.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

Dynamics CRM
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Dynamics CRM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics CRM in Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics CRM in Manchester

Dynamics CRM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics CRM in Manchester over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics CRM in Manchester

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dynamics CRM in Manchester

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Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 5 £375 -
Dynamics CRM
North West

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics CRM 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Dynamics CRM.

1 61 (100.00%) CRM
2 47 (77.05%) Microsoft
3 34 (55.74%) .NET
4 30 (49.18%) C#
5 23 (37.70%) SQL
6 22 (36.07%) Migration
7 14 (22.95%) Advertising
7 14 (22.95%) C++
8 12 (19.67%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
10 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET
10 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
10 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
11 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (9.84%) DBS Check
13 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (8.20%) Windows Server
13 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (8.20%) Document Management
13 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (8.20%) Replication
13 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (8.20%) ITIL
13 5 (8.20%) Windows
14 4 (6.56%) HTML
14 4 (6.56%) Change Management

Dynamics CRM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 12 (19.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
2 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (22.95%) Advertising
2 2 (3.28%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (59.02%) Developer
2 35 (57.38%) CRM Developer
3 29 (47.54%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 18 (29.51%) Microsoft Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Consultant
5 8 (13.11%) CRM Consultant
6 5 (8.20%) CRM Manager
6 5 (8.20%) DBA
6 5 (8.20%) SQL DBA
7 4 (6.56%) CRM Project Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 4 (6.56%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
9 2 (3.28%) Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) CRM Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (55.74%) .NET
2 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET
3 4 (6.56%) HTML
4 1 (1.64%) COM
4 1 (1.64%) CSS
4 1 (1.64%) jQuery
4 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Replication
2 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Windows
1 5 (8.20%) Windows Server
1 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) CRM
2 22 (36.07%) Migration
3 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (8.20%) Document Management
3 5 (8.20%) ITIL
3 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (6.56%) Business Analysis
4 4 (6.56%) Change Management
5 2 (3.28%) Data Migration
5 2 (3.28%) Project Management
6 1 (1.64%) Business Process Analysis
6 1 (1.64%) Coaching
6 1 (1.64%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.64%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.64%) Online Marketing
6 1 (1.64%) Open Source
6 1 (1.64%) Process Improvement
6 1 (1.64%) Single Customer View
6 1 (1.64%) Software Delivery
6 1 (1.64%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 30 (49.18%) C#
2 23 (37.70%) SQL
3 14 (22.95%) C++
4 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.64%) C
5 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.64%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) DBS Check
2 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 47 (77.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.28%) Citrix
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle
3 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.64%) SAP