Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 175 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 - -
Contract jobs citing Dynamics 365 37 20 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.60% 0.35% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.47% 3.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 0
North West median daily rate £450 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% - -
England median daily rate £488 £488 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North West median hourly rate - £50.00 -
England median hourly rate £17.50 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year -65.00% - -

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 1,066 648 476
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.38% 11.45% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 432 310
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.30% +2.35%
10th Percentile £263 £226 £290
90th Percentile £600 £600 £538
England median daily rate £477 £462 £450
% change year-on-year +3.08% +2.72% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 19 13
North West median hourly rate £16.75 £22.90 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.86% +57.93% -3.33%
10th Percentile £12.28 £9.85 £11.77
90th Percentile £154.38 £67.40 £27.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -17.39%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 -3 19 £500 +56.25% 11
Cheshire +5 16 £450 - 4
Dynamics 365
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
2 21 (56.76%) CRM
2 21 (56.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (37.84%) C#
4 12 (32.43%) .NET
5 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
5 11 (29.73%) Finance
6 10 (27.03%) Dynamics AX
6 10 (27.03%) Workflow
7 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
7 9 (24.32%) WCF
8 7 (18.92%) BDD
8 7 (18.92%) ERP
8 7 (18.92%) TDD
8 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (16.22%) SQL
9 6 (16.22%) Case Management
10 5 (13.51%) Node.js
10 5 (13.51%) REST
10 5 (13.51%) WPF
10 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (13.51%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (13.51%) HTML
10 5 (13.51%) CSS
10 5 (13.51%) SOAP
10 5 (13.51%) Web Services
10 5 (13.51%) XML
10 5 (13.51%) DOM

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 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 21 (56.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (27.03%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (8.11%) NetSuite
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) PaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.41%) Power BI
4 2 (5.41%) QlikView
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Automotive
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) CRM Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 6 (16.22%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Developer
5 4 (10.81%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.41%) SSRS Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.70%) CRM Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) CRM Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) .NET
2 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
2 9 (24.32%) WCF
3 5 (13.51%) Ajax
3 5 (13.51%) CSS
3 5 (13.51%) DOM
3 5 (13.51%) HTML
3 5 (13.51%) Node.js
3 5 (13.51%) REST
3 5 (13.51%) SAX
3 5 (13.51%) SOAP
3 5 (13.51%) Web Services
3 5 (13.51%) WPF
3 5 (13.51%) XML
3 5 (13.51%) XML Schema
4 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) CRM
2 10 (27.03%) Workflow
3 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.92%) BDD
4 7 (18.92%) ERP
4 7 (18.92%) TDD
5 6 (16.22%) Case Management
6 5 (13.51%) MVC
7 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
7 4 (10.81%) Project Management
8 3 (8.11%) Business Analysis
8 3 (8.11%) Creative Thinking
8 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.41%) Change Management
9 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.41%) ETL
9 2 (5.41%) Logistics
9 2 (5.41%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) C#
2 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.22%) SQL
4 5 (13.51%) X++
5 3 (8.11%) Java
6 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) JD Edwards
3 2 (5.41%) Tableau
4 1 (2.70%) Ivanti
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle