Period
to 23 September 2018

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 23 September 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 365
England > North West
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 183 -
Rank change year-on-year +30 - -
Contract jobs citing Dynamics 365 60 24 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.03% 0.41% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.12% 3.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 33 18 0
North West median daily rate £450 £481 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.49% - -
England median daily rate £490 £475 -
% change year-on-year +3.16% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £17.50 - -

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 1,171 668 601
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.10% 11.54% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 745 431 382
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £260 £263 £290
90th Percentile £600 £600 £556
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 15 13
North West median hourly rate £19.25 £29.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.62% +107.14% -18.84%
10th Percentile £11.28 £10.30 £10.73
90th Percentile £168.00 £67.70 £15.65
England median hourly rate £18.70 £20.91 £18.77
% change year-on-year -10.57% +11.39% -18.38%

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 23 September 2018.

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 23 September 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
Manchester -7 25 £500 +50.38% 40
Cheshire +12 21 £439 -14.44% 9
Merseyside +25 8 £550 - 12
Lancashire -9 2 £488 - 5
Dynamics 365
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, 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 43 (71.67%) Microsoft
2 36 (60.00%) CRM
2 36 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (28.33%) C#
3 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (25.00%) .NET
5 14 (23.33%) Case Management
6 13 (21.67%) Workflow
6 13 (21.67%) Finance
6 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (18.33%) Dynamics AX
9 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (16.67%) SQL
10 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
10 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (13.33%) ERP
11 8 (13.33%) CMS
11 8 (13.33%) Test Automation
12 7 (11.67%) X++
12 7 (11.67%) WCF
12 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (11.67%) SOAP
12 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET
12 7 (11.67%) Project Management
13 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
13 6 (10.00%) XML
13 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
13 6 (10.00%) TDD
13 6 (10.00%) Degree

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 8 (13.33%) CMS
2 3 (5.00%) Drupal
3 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 36 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (18.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.67%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.00%) Boomi
3 2 (3.33%) Office 365
3 2 (3.33%) SaaS
4 1 (1.67%) Azure Functions
4 1 (1.67%) PaaS
4 1 (1.67%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.33%) Power BI
4 5 (8.33%) QlikView
4 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.67%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Selenium
1 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.33%) JIRA
3 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.67%) gulp
4 1 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (21.67%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Law
3 3 (5.00%) Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Automotive
5 1 (1.67%) Local Government
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Developer
2 9 (15.00%) Consultant
3 8 (13.33%) CRM Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (8.33%) SSRS Developer
6 4 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Functional Consultant
6 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.67%) User Researcher
7 3 (5.00%) Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Azure Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Administrator
8 2 (3.33%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.33%) CRM Consultant
8 2 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.00%) .NET
2 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET
2 7 (11.67%) SOAP
2 7 (11.67%) WCF
3 6 (10.00%) REST
3 6 (10.00%) XML
4 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (6.67%) JSON
4 4 (6.67%) Web Services
5 3 (5.00%) Ajax
5 3 (5.00%) CSS
5 3 (5.00%) DOM
5 3 (5.00%) HTML
5 3 (5.00%) Node.js
5 3 (5.00%) SAX
5 3 (5.00%) WPF
5 3 (5.00%) WSDL
5 3 (5.00%) XML Schema
6 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.67%) User Experience
3 3 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.33%) LLPG
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (60.00%) CRM
2 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (23.33%) Case Management
4 13 (21.67%) Workflow
5 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (13.33%) ERP
6 8 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 7 (11.67%) Project Management
7 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.00%) DevOps
8 6 (10.00%) TDD
9 5 (8.33%) BDD
9 5 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
9 5 (8.33%) ETL
9 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 5 (8.33%) Test Scripting
10 4 (6.67%) Acceptance Criteria
10 4 (6.67%) Deployment Automation
10 4 (6.67%) Quantitative Research
10 4 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.33%) C#
2 10 (16.67%) SQL
3 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.67%) X++
5 5 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.00%) Java
7 1 (1.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) QA
2 4 (6.67%) Actionable Recommendations
2 4 (6.67%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (71.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle
2 5 (8.33%) Tableau
3 3 (5.00%) Dell
3 3 (5.00%) Informatica
3 3 (5.00%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.67%) Adobe
4 1 (1.67%) ESRI
4 1 (1.67%) HP
4 1 (1.67%) IBM
4 1 (1.67%) Ivanti
4 1 (1.67%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.67%) Snow
4 1 (1.67%) Symantec
4 1 (1.67%) VMware