Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 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 365
England > North West
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 216 -
Rank change year-on-year +30 - -
Contract jobs citing Dynamics 365 22 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.39% 0.015% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.89% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 0
North West median daily rate £500 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% - -
England median daily rate £500 £500 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 760 669 451
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.44% 10.36% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 419 257
North West median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £258 £291 £213
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 9
North West median hourly rate £16.88 £12.75 £30.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -57.77% +34.18%
10th Percentile £12.69 £10.88 £10.95
90th Percentile £124.73 £15.40 £59.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year +5.26% -12.20% +8.20%

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 16 December 2017.

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 16 December 2017. 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 +25 10 £399 -27.50% 15
Cheshire - 3 £513 - 5
Lancashire - 3 - -
Merseyside - 2 - - 1
Dynamics 365
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics 365 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 North West region with a requirement for Dynamics 365.

1 16 (72.73%) CRM
1 16 (72.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (22.73%) C#
5 4 (18.18%) SQL
5 4 (18.18%) .NET
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (13.64%) Advertising
6 3 (13.64%) User Stories
6 3 (13.64%) X++
7 2 (9.09%) Finance
7 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 2 (9.09%) Amazon S3
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (9.09%) Reference Data
7 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
7 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
7 2 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (9.09%) BDD
7 2 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (9.09%) Node.js
7 2 (9.09%) GitHub
7 2 (9.09%) Microservices
7 2 (9.09%) GitLab

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 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (22.73%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon S3
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (9.09%) GitHub
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) GitLab
1 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (13.64%) Advertising
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) CRM Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) CRM Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (9.09%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) Node.js
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) CRM
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) User Stories
4 2 (9.09%) BDD
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) Microservices
4 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (4.55%) ETL
5 1 (4.55%) ETL Development
5 1 (4.55%) Logistics
5 1 (4.55%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) TDD
5 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) X++
4 2 (9.09%) C++
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PMO
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft