Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 6 months to 20 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 CRM (formerly Microsoft CRM)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 116 119
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 +22
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 109 86 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.83% 1.47% 1.67%
As % of the Business Applications category 28.31% 16.26% 19.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 56 86
North West median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £350 £265 £319
90th Percentile £584 £538 £600
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £15.50 £27.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year -42.59% +40.26% -45.00%

Dynamics CRM is in the Business Applications 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 business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 385 529 635
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 6.46% 9.07% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 315 390
North West median daily rate £445 £450 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.11% +11.04% -7.37%
10th Percentile £313 £311 £288
90th Percentile £618 £675 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 10
North West median hourly rate £26.75 £14.25 £63.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +87.72% -77.47% +110.83%
10th Percentile £14.86 £13.63 £10.40
90th Percentile £65.58 £14.88 £70.86
England median hourly rate £24.75 £25.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year -1.00% +1.01% +14.37%

Dynamics CRM
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics CRM in the North West

Dynamics CRM
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 CRM in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics CRM in the North West

Dynamics CRM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics CRM in the North West over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics CRM in the North West

Dynamics CRM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dynamics CRM in the North West

Dynamics CRM
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 CRM within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 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 -14 55 £450 - 23
Cheshire +14 25 £415 -10.27% 7
Merseyside +28 17 £525 +61.54% 13
Lancashire -14 5 £450 -5.26% 6
Dynamics CRM
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics CRM 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 CRM.

1 109 (100.00%) CRM
2 55 (50.46%) Microsoft
3 41 (37.61%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (33.03%) .NET
4 36 (33.03%) Dynamics 365
5 33 (30.28%) C#
6 22 (20.18%) Scrum
7 21 (19.27%) Workflow
8 19 (17.43%) Test Automation
9 18 (16.51%) JavaScript
10 17 (15.60%) DevOps
11 16 (14.68%) ASP.NET
11 16 (14.68%) Case Management
12 15 (13.76%) CMS
12 15 (13.76%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (13.76%) Selenium
12 15 (13.76%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (12.84%) Finance
13 14 (12.84%) TDD
14 13 (11.93%) SOAP
15 12 (11.01%) ASP.NET Web API
16 11 (10.09%) Web Services
16 11 (10.09%) SharePoint
16 11 (10.09%) BizTalk Server
16 11 (10.09%) Content Management
16 11 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
17 10 (9.17%) Migration
17 10 (9.17%) CSS
17 10 (9.17%) Oracle
17 10 (9.17%) Problem Management

Dynamics CRM
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 15 (13.76%) CMS
2 11 (10.09%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (10.09%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.50%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.75%) Drupal
4 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.75%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (6.42%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.83%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.92%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 36 (33.03%) Dynamics 365
2 15 (13.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.59%) Office 365
4 3 (2.75%) Boomi
4 3 (2.75%) BrowserStack
5 2 (1.83%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.83%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (1.83%) SaaS
6 1 (0.92%) Azure Functions
6 1 (0.92%) IaaS
6 1 (0.92%) PaaS
6 1 (0.92%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) LAN
2 3 (2.75%) VPN
2 3 (2.75%) WAN
3 1 (0.92%) Firewall
3 1 (0.92%) HTTP
3 1 (0.92%) PBX
3 1 (0.92%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.92%) SMS
3 1 (0.92%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.50%) SQL Server
1 6 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (4.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.75%) EDRMS
3 3 (2.75%) ZAP BI
4 2 (1.83%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (13.76%) Selenium
2 9 (8.26%) Octopus Deploy
3 8 (7.34%) Git (software)
4 7 (6.42%) JMeter
5 6 (5.50%) Bitbucket
5 6 (5.50%) Cucumber
5 6 (5.50%) gulp
5 6 (5.50%) Jenkins
5 6 (5.50%) JUnit
5 6 (5.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (5.50%) TeamCity
5 6 (5.50%) Visual Studio
6 5 (4.59%) Maven
7 4 (3.67%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.83%) git-flow
8 2 (1.83%) JIRA
General
1 14 (12.84%) Finance
2 4 (3.67%) Banking
2 4 (3.67%) Law
3 3 (2.75%) Advertising
4 2 (1.83%) Legal
4 2 (1.83%) Retail
5 1 (0.92%) Automotive
5 1 (0.92%) Front Office
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (34.86%) Developer
2 24 (22.02%) CRM Developer
3 21 (19.27%) Analyst
4 20 (18.35%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 14 (12.84%) Consultant
6 11 (10.09%) CRM Analyst
7 10 (9.17%) Project Manager
8 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Developer
9 7 (6.42%) Tester
10 6 (5.50%) Architect
10 6 (5.50%) CRM Manager
11 5 (4.59%) Automation Tester
11 5 (4.59%) Business Analyst
11 5 (4.59%) CRM Project Manager
11 5 (4.59%) Test Analyst
12 4 (3.67%) .NET Developer
12 4 (3.67%) CRM Consultant
12 4 (3.67%) Functional Consultant
12 4 (3.67%) QA Tester
12 4 (3.67%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (33.03%) .NET
2 16 (14.68%) ASP.NET
3 13 (11.93%) SOAP
4 12 (11.01%) ASP.NET Web API
5 11 (10.09%) Web Services
6 10 (9.17%) CSS
7 9 (8.26%) REST
8 7 (6.42%) WCF
9 6 (5.50%) AngularJS
9 6 (5.50%) XML
10 5 (4.59%) HTML
11 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (3.67%) Gherkin
11 4 (3.67%) JSON
12 3 (2.75%) DOM
12 3 (2.75%) Node.js
12 3 (2.75%) SAX
12 3 (2.75%) WPF
12 3 (2.75%) WSDL
12 3 (2.75%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.34%) Management Information System
1 8 (7.34%) User Experience
2 7 (6.42%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.67%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.75%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.83%) iPhone
5 2 (1.83%) IVR
5 2 (1.83%) Social Media
6 1 (0.92%) Clustering
6 1 (0.92%) FMCG
6 1 (0.92%) iPad
6 1 (0.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.67%) Windows
2 3 (2.75%) Windows 10
2 3 (2.75%) Windows 7
2 3 (2.75%) Windows 8
2 3 (2.75%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.92%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (100.00%) CRM
2 41 (37.61%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (20.18%) Scrum
4 21 (19.27%) Workflow
5 19 (17.43%) Test Automation
6 17 (15.60%) DevOps
7 16 (14.68%) Case Management
8 15 (13.76%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (12.84%) TDD
10 11 (10.09%) Content Management
10 11 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (9.17%) BDD
11 10 (9.17%) Collaborative Working
11 10 (9.17%) Migration
11 10 (9.17%) Problem Management
12 9 (8.26%) Business Analysis
12 9 (8.26%) Deployment Automation
13 8 (7.34%) Mentoring
13 8 (7.34%) Regression Testing
13 8 (7.34%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.28%) C#
2 18 (16.51%) JavaScript
3 6 (5.50%) Java
4 4 (3.67%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.67%) SQL
5 3 (2.75%) PHP
6 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (5.50%) Degree
2 4 (3.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.17%) QA
2 5 (4.59%) GDPR
3 4 (3.67%) Actionable Recommendations
4 2 (1.83%) SLA
5 1 (0.92%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (2.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.92%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 55 (50.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.17%) Oracle
3 3 (2.75%) Dell
3 3 (2.75%) Informatica
3 3 (2.75%) MuleSoft
3 3 (2.75%) Nortel
3 3 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (2.75%) VMware
4 2 (1.83%) Capita
4 2 (1.83%) Ivanti
4 2 (1.83%) Pega
4 2 (1.83%) Sage
4 2 (1.83%) SAP
4 2 (1.83%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.83%) SmartCo
5 1 (0.92%) Avaya
5 1 (0.92%) ServiceNow