Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 138 107
Rank change year-on-year +65 -31 +43
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 195 74 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.25% 1.31% 1.80%
As % of the Business Applications category 40.79% 12.50% 19.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 48 94
North West median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £367 £300 £313
90th Percentile £560 £594 £500
England median daily rate £463 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.78% - +10.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £15.50 £17.95 £16.75
% change year-on-year -13.65% +7.16% -52.14%

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 478 592 604
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.97% 10.45% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 384 369
North West median daily rate £450 £475 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +15.85% -0.61%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £312
90th Percentile £600 £675 £556
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 12
North West median hourly rate £47.50 £66.80 £60.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.89% +10.14% +19.40%
10th Percentile £20.68 £61.56 £11.79
90th Percentile £53.75 £69.07 £69.07
England median hourly rate £29.75 £22.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year +32.22% -19.64% -3.45%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -4 58 £450 - 49
Merseyside +37 46 £468 - 10
Lancashire +13 40 £450 - 3
Cheshire +23 34 £438 +9.38% 3
Dynamics CRM
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 195 (100.00%) CRM
2 123 (63.08%) Microsoft
3 110 (56.41%) C#
4 106 (54.36%) .NET
5 85 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
6 83 (42.56%) Dynamics 365
7 48 (24.62%) Test Automation
8 46 (23.59%) Workflow
9 43 (22.05%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (19.49%) TDD
11 36 (18.46%) JavaScript
12 33 (16.92%) Case Management
13 32 (16.41%) Microsoft Azure
13 32 (16.41%) SQL
13 32 (16.41%) SOAP
13 32 (16.41%) Scrum
14 31 (15.90%) Web Services
15 30 (15.38%) Selenium
15 30 (15.38%) DevOps
16 29 (14.87%) Visual Studio
16 29 (14.87%) CSS
17 26 (13.33%) SQL Server
17 26 (13.33%) CMS
18 24 (12.31%) HTML
18 24 (12.31%) Collaborative Working
19 23 (11.79%) Java
20 22 (11.28%) ASP.NET
20 22 (11.28%) Continuous Deployment
21 21 (10.77%) Deployment Automation
21 21 (10.77%) SharePoint

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 26 (13.33%) CMS
2 21 (10.77%) SharePoint
3 16 (8.21%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (6.15%) Umbraco
5 7 (3.59%) Drupal
6 3 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.54%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.03%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (7.18%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 83 (42.56%) Dynamics 365
2 32 (16.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (5.64%) Office 365
4 7 (3.59%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (3.59%) Boomi
5 4 (2.05%) Azure Functions
5 4 (2.05%) Serverless
6 3 (1.54%) BrowserStack
7 2 (1.03%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (1.03%) SaaS
8 1 (0.51%) IaaS
8 1 (0.51%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.05%) LAN
2 3 (1.54%) WAN
3 2 (1.03%) Internet
3 2 (1.03%) VPN
4 1 (0.51%) HTTP
4 1 (0.51%) PBX
4 1 (0.51%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.51%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (5.13%) Azure SQL Database
4 7 (3.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.56%) Power BI
6 3 (1.54%) ZAP BI
7 2 (1.03%) EDRMS
7 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.51%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 30 (15.38%) Selenium
2 29 (14.87%) Visual Studio
3 17 (8.72%) Git (software)
3 17 (8.72%) Octopus Deploy
4 16 (8.21%) Jenkins
4 16 (8.21%) JMeter
5 15 (7.69%) TeamCity
5 15 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
6 14 (7.18%) Bitbucket
6 14 (7.18%) gulp
7 10 (5.13%) JIRA
8 8 (4.10%) Cucumber
8 8 (4.10%) JUnit
9 7 (3.59%) Maven
10 2 (1.03%) git-flow
11 1 (0.51%) Hudson
11 1 (0.51%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (9.23%) Finance
2 12 (6.15%) Back Office
3 5 (2.56%) Law
4 3 (1.54%) Banking
4 3 (1.54%) Billing
4 3 (1.54%) Electronics
4 3 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.54%) Marketing
4 3 (1.54%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.03%) Retail
6 1 (0.51%) Automotive
6 1 (0.51%) Front Office
6 1 (0.51%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 101 (51.79%) Developer
2 58 (29.74%) CRM Developer
3 55 (28.21%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 35 (17.95%) Microsoft Developer
5 25 (12.82%) Consultant
6 21 (10.77%) Analyst
7 15 (7.69%) .NET Developer
8 13 (6.67%) Tester
9 11 (5.64%) Azure Developer
9 11 (5.64%) C# Developer
9 11 (5.64%) CRM Consultant
10 10 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (5.13%) Test Analyst
11 9 (4.62%) Automation Tester
11 9 (4.62%) SQL Developer
12 8 (4.10%) Azure Consultant
12 8 (4.10%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
12 8 (4.10%) Functional Consultant
12 8 (4.10%) Microsoft Consultant
13 6 (3.08%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (54.36%) .NET
2 32 (16.41%) SOAP
3 31 (15.90%) Web Services
4 29 (14.87%) CSS
5 24 (12.31%) HTML
6 22 (11.28%) ASP.NET
7 18 (9.23%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (9.23%) XML
8 16 (8.21%) REST
9 15 (7.69%) .NET Framework
10 14 (7.18%) AngularJS
10 14 (7.18%) RESTful
11 10 (5.13%) Node.js
11 10 (5.13%) XHTML
12 9 (4.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (3.59%) JSON
13 7 (3.59%) Lucene
13 7 (3.59%) WSDL
14 5 (2.56%) WCF
15 4 (2.05%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.23%) User Experience
2 7 (3.59%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (3.59%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.54%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.03%) iPhone
4 2 (1.03%) IVR
4 2 (1.03%) Social Media
5 1 (0.51%) Clustering
5 1 (0.51%) iPad
5 1 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.10%) Windows
2 3 (1.54%) Windows 10
2 3 (1.54%) Windows 7
2 3 (1.54%) Windows 8
2 3 (1.54%) Windows Phone
2 3 (1.54%) Windows Server
2 3 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (100.00%) CRM
2 85 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (24.62%) Test Automation
4 46 (23.59%) Workflow
5 43 (22.05%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (19.49%) TDD
7 33 (16.92%) Case Management
8 32 (16.41%) Scrum
9 30 (15.38%) DevOps
10 24 (12.31%) Collaborative Working
11 22 (11.28%) Continuous Deployment
12 21 (10.77%) Content Management
12 21 (10.77%) Deployment Automation
13 19 (9.74%) Data Modelling
14 17 (8.72%) ITIL
15 15 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
16 14 (7.18%) Service Management
17 13 (6.67%) Refactoring
18 12 (6.15%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (56.41%) C#
2 36 (18.46%) JavaScript
3 32 (16.41%) SQL
4 23 (11.79%) Java
5 9 (4.62%) Python
5 9 (4.62%) Ruby
5 9 (4.62%) Scala
6 4 (2.05%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.54%) C
7 3 (1.54%) PHP
7 3 (1.54%) TypeScript
7 3 (1.54%) VB
7 3 (1.54%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.54%) VB6
8 2 (1.03%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.03%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (3.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (3.08%) Degree
3 3 (1.54%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.03%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.69%) QA
2 5 (2.56%) Actionable Recommendations
3 2 (1.03%) PMO
3 2 (1.03%) SLA
4 1 (0.51%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (3.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.05%) Docker
3 3 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.51%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (2.05%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.51%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 123 (63.08%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.15%) Oracle
3 7 (3.59%) Dell
3 7 (3.59%) Informatica
3 7 (3.59%) MuleSoft
4 4 (2.05%) SAP
5 3 (1.54%) Nortel
5 3 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.54%) Twitter
5 3 (1.54%) VMware
6 2 (1.03%) Ivanti
6 2 (1.03%) Pega
6 2 (1.03%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.51%) Avaya
7 1 (0.51%) Facebook
7 1 (0.51%) Siebel
7 1 (0.51%) SmartCo
7 1 (0.51%) Tableau