Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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 CRM (formerly Microsoft CRM)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 120 140
Rank change year-on-year +3 +20 +10
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 86 110 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.50% 1.61% 1.19%
As % of the Business Applications category 15.47% 17.49% 12.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 87 59
North West median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £275 £313 £312
90th Percentile £575 £500 £563
England median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North West median hourly rate - - £35.00
England median hourly rate £17.95 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.57% -50.00% +75.00%

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 556 629 819
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.69% 9.22% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 386 375
North West median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.43% -5.82% +0.29%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £275
90th Percentile £675 £553 £575
England median daily rate £475 £445 £435
% change year-on-year +6.74% +2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 17
North West median hourly rate £66.80 £59.31 £50.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +18.43% +86.66%
10th Percentile £61.56 £10.58 £21.64
90th Percentile £69.07 £69.07 £52.47
England median hourly rate £28.00 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -9.68% +12.73% +3.62%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 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 +51 55 £463 +12.12% 6
Lancashire -1 9 £488 +11.43% 2
Cheshire -36 7 £450 +20.00% 9
Merseyside +4 3 £388 +5.08% 2
Cumbria -5 1 £225 -50.00%
Dynamics CRM
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics CRM 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 CRM.

1 86 (100.00%) CRM
2 57 (66.28%) Microsoft
3 33 (38.37%) .NET
4 27 (31.40%) C#
5 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (26.74%) SQL
7 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
7 19 (22.09%) Dynamics 365
8 14 (16.28%) SQL Server
9 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET
10 12 (13.95%) Visual Studio
11 10 (11.63%) Workflow
11 10 (11.63%) Legal
12 9 (10.47%) SharePoint
12 9 (10.47%) Office 365
13 8 (9.30%) CMS
13 8 (9.30%) Content Management
14 7 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (8.14%) HTML
14 7 (8.14%) Change Control
14 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
14 7 (8.14%) PowerShell
14 7 (8.14%) User Stories
15 6 (6.98%) OneDrive
15 6 (6.98%) iManage
15 6 (6.98%) Test Automation
15 6 (6.98%) Interwoven
15 6 (6.98%) Reuters
15 6 (6.98%) Project Management
15 6 (6.98%) Java

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 9 (10.47%) SharePoint
2 8 (9.30%) CMS
3 5 (5.81%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (4.65%) IIS
4 4 (4.65%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.16%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (4.65%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.33%) SAP CRM
2 2 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (22.09%) Dynamics 365
2 9 (10.47%) Office 365
3 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (6.98%) OneDrive
5 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.33%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.33%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (2.33%) GitHub
6 1 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) DHCP
1 1 (1.16%) DNS
1 1 (1.16%) DSL
1 1 (1.16%) Firewall
1 1 (1.16%) Internet
1 1 (1.16%) iSCSI
1 1 (1.16%) MPLS
1 1 (1.16%) Skype
1 1 (1.16%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (1.16%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.98%) IDOL
3 5 (5.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (5.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.16%) Power BI
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.65%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.49%) Bitbucket
3 3 (3.49%) gulp
3 3 (3.49%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (3.49%) Selenium
3 3 (3.49%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.33%) GitLab
4 2 (2.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (11.63%) Legal
2 5 (5.81%) Finance
3 4 (4.65%) Advertising
4 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.16%) Law
5 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (48.84%) Developer
2 35 (40.70%) CRM Developer
3 25 (29.07%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 17 (19.77%) Analyst
5 12 (13.95%) Microsoft Developer
6 10 (11.63%) Consultant
7 7 (8.14%) Business Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) CRM Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) CRM Consultant
9 5 (5.81%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
10 4 (4.65%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (4.65%) C# Developer
10 4 (4.65%) CRM Manager
10 4 (4.65%) CRM Project Manager
10 4 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
10 4 (4.65%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.65%) Systems Analyst
11 3 (3.49%) 3rd Line Support
11 3 (3.49%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (38.37%) .NET
2 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET
3 7 (8.14%) HTML
4 6 (6.98%) CSS
5 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (5.81%) jQuery
5 5 (5.81%) Web Services
6 3 (3.49%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.49%) SOAP
7 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.16%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.33%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.33%) Life Science
3 2 (2.33%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.33%) Reference Data
3 2 (2.33%) User Experience
4 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.81%) Windows
1 5 (5.81%) Windows Server
1 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.16%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (100.00%) CRM
2 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (11.63%) Workflow
4 8 (9.30%) Content Management
5 7 (8.14%) Change Control
5 7 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (8.14%) User Stories
6 6 (6.98%) Document Management
6 6 (6.98%) Project Management
6 6 (6.98%) Scrum
6 6 (6.98%) Test Automation
7 5 (5.81%) Configuration Management
7 5 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.81%) MVC
7 5 (5.81%) TDD
8 4 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (4.65%) DevOps
8 4 (4.65%) Resource Management
8 4 (4.65%) Statistics
9 3 (3.49%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.40%) C#
2 23 (26.74%) SQL
3 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.14%) PowerShell
5 6 (6.98%) Java
6 3 (3.49%) C++
6 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.33%) X++
8 1 (1.16%) C
8 1 (1.16%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.16%) Degree
3 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.16%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.16%) SCCM
1 1 (1.16%) SCOM
1 1 (1.16%) SCOrch
1 1 (1.16%) vMotion
Vendors
1 57 (66.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.98%) iManage
2 6 (6.98%) Interwoven
2 6 (6.98%) Reuters
3 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.33%) SAP
3 2 (2.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.16%) Capita
4 1 (1.16%) Cisco
4 1 (1.16%) Dell
4 1 (1.16%) EMC
4 1 (1.16%) HP
4 1 (1.16%) NETGEAR
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle
4 1 (1.16%) Siebel
4 1 (1.16%) SonicWALL