Period
to 20 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 20 February 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
England > North West
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 191 213
Rank change year-on-year +114 +22 -
Contract jobs citing Dynamics 365 152 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.65% 0.22% 0.068%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.04% 1.46% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 7 3
North West median daily rate £475 £413 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% -25.00% -
England median daily rate £488 £500 £506
% change year-on-year -2.50% -1.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North West median hourly rate - - £50.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 - £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 the North West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,377 822 655
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 24.01% 15.28% 11.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 934 542 430
North West median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £270
90th Percentile £675 £600 £588
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 18 8
North West median hourly rate £17.47 £14.46 £14.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.78% +0.45% -55.71%
10th Percentile £12.83 £12.76 £10.88
90th Percentile £24.02 £30.40 £31.07
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% -5.00%

Dynamics 365
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Dynamics 365 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics 365 in the North West

Dynamics 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Dynamics 365 in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics 365 in the North West

Dynamics 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics 365 in the North West over the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics 365 in the North West

Dynamics 365
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 20 February 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
Manchester +42 61 £500 +21.21% 77
Merseyside - 61 £463 - 24
Lancashire -8 16 £469 - 5
Cheshire - 5 £500 - 11
Dynamics 365
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 North West region with a requirement for Dynamics 365.

1 128 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 113 (74.34%) CRM
2 113 (74.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 70 (46.05%) C#
3 70 (46.05%) .NET
4 56 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (28.95%) Case Management
6 40 (26.32%) Workflow
7 35 (23.03%) Microsoft Azure
8 31 (20.39%) Visual Studio
8 31 (20.39%) ITIL
8 31 (20.39%) Service Management
9 29 (19.08%) User Experience
9 29 (19.08%) JavaScript
10 28 (18.42%) SQL
11 27 (17.76%) Web Services
12 25 (16.45%) .NET Framework
13 24 (15.79%) RESTful
13 24 (15.79%) Data Modelling
14 23 (15.13%) CSS
14 23 (15.13%) HTML
15 22 (14.47%) Finance
16 20 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
16 20 (13.16%) Office 365
17 19 (12.50%) Test Automation
17 19 (12.50%) Java
17 19 (12.50%) SQL Server
18 18 (11.84%) Python
18 18 (11.84%) Ruby
18 18 (11.84%) Node.js

Dynamics 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 17 (11.18%) SharePoint
2 13 (8.55%) CMS
3 6 (3.95%) Anypoint
3 6 (3.95%) Confluence
4 5 (3.29%) Drupal
5 4 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (4.61%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 113 (74.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.32%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 35 (23.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (13.16%) Office 365
3 9 (5.92%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.95%) SuccessFactors
5 5 (3.29%) Boomi
6 1 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.66%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (0.66%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (1.32%) EDRMS
4 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.66%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 31 (20.39%) Visual Studio
2 10 (6.58%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.61%) JIRA
4 6 (3.95%) JUnit
4 6 (3.95%) Subversion
5 4 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.97%) Selenium
6 3 (1.97%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.32%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.32%) gulp
7 2 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.66%) Hudson
8 1 (0.66%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (14.47%) Finance
2 5 (3.29%) Law
3 3 (1.97%) Back Office
3 3 (1.97%) Electronics
3 3 (1.97%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.97%) Marketing
3 3 (1.97%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.32%) Banking
5 1 (0.66%) Advertising
5 1 (0.66%) Billing
Job Titles
1 73 (48.03%) Developer
2 34 (22.37%) CRM Developer
3 30 (19.74%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 23 (15.13%) Microsoft Developer
5 21 (13.82%) Consultant
6 15 (9.87%) Architect
7 14 (9.21%) Team Leader
8 10 (6.58%) Microsoft Consultant
9 9 (5.92%) SQL Developer
10 8 (5.26%) Azure Developer
10 8 (5.26%) CRM Consultant
10 8 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
10 8 (5.26%) Lead Developer
11 7 (4.61%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
11 7 (4.61%) Project Manager
12 6 (3.95%) Functional Consultant
13 5 (3.29%) Programme Manager
13 5 (3.29%) User Researcher
14 4 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
14 4 (2.63%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (46.05%) .NET
2 27 (17.76%) Web Services
3 25 (16.45%) .NET Framework
4 24 (15.79%) RESTful
5 23 (15.13%) CSS
5 23 (15.13%) HTML
6 18 (11.84%) Node.js
6 18 (11.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (5.92%) SOAP
8 7 (4.61%) Lucene
8 7 (4.61%) XML
9 6 (3.95%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (3.95%) JSON
9 6 (3.95%) REST
10 5 (3.29%) ASP.NET
10 5 (3.29%) WSDL
11 2 (1.32%) AngularJS
12 1 (0.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (0.66%) Middleware
12 1 (0.66%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.08%) User Experience
2 7 (4.61%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (4.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.29%) Windows
2 1 (0.66%) Android
2 1 (0.66%) Linux
2 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (74.34%) CRM
2 56 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (28.95%) Case Management
4 40 (26.32%) Workflow
5 31 (20.39%) ITIL
5 31 (20.39%) Service Management
6 24 (15.79%) Data Modelling
7 20 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 18 (11.84%) Front End Development
10 17 (11.18%) Collaborative Working
10 17 (11.18%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (11.18%) DevOps
11 16 (10.53%) API Development
11 16 (10.53%) Change Management
11 16 (10.53%) Configuration Management
12 14 (9.21%) Continuous Deployment
12 14 (9.21%) ERP
13 12 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (6.58%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 70 (46.05%) C#
2 29 (19.08%) JavaScript
3 28 (18.42%) SQL
4 19 (12.50%) Java
5 18 (11.84%) Python
5 18 (11.84%) Ruby
6 16 (10.53%) Scala
7 2 (1.32%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.66%) C
8 1 (0.66%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (5.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (3.29%) Degree
3 2 (1.32%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.92%) QA
2 5 (3.29%) Actionable Recommendations
3 2 (1.32%) GDPR
4 1 (0.66%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.97%) SCCM
2 1 (0.66%) CloudHub
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 128 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.24%) MuleSoft
3 9 (5.92%) SAP
4 6 (3.95%) Oracle
5 5 (3.29%) Dell
5 5 (3.29%) Informatica
6 3 (1.97%) Twitter
7 2 (1.32%) Capita
7 2 (1.32%) VMware
8 1 (0.66%) Adobe
8 1 (0.66%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.66%) Cisco
8 1 (0.66%) Citrix
8 1 (0.66%) Facebook
8 1 (0.66%) HP
8 1 (0.66%) IBM
8 1 (0.66%) Snow
8 1 (0.66%) Symantec