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 CRM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Dynamics CRM 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 CRM (formerly Microsoft CRM)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 80 105
Rank change year-on-year -56 +25 +51
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 85 124 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.39% 2.19% 1.80%
As % of the Business Applications category 20.05% 24.85% 21.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 97 91
North West median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £325 £312 £325
90th Percentile £575 £558 £563
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North West median hourly rate - £50.00 -
England median hourly rate £15.50 £37.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -58.67% +70.45% +22.22%

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 424 499 629
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 6.91% 8.82% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 298 388
North West median daily rate £438 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £675 £638 £551
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.82% -2.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 5
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £47.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +5.64% -5.49%
10th Percentile £15.92 £20.90 £11.40
90th Percentile £51.13 £62.00 £63.47
England median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% +15.38% +15.56%

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 18 July 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 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 -29 48 £438 -2.78% 14
Cheshire +12 25 £350 -12.50% 6
Merseyside +2 5 £475 +5.56% 7
Lancashire -24 2 - - 1
Dynamics CRM
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 85 (100.00%) CRM
2 50 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 29 (34.12%) .NET
4 27 (31.76%) C#
5 26 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (24.71%) Dynamics 365
7 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
8 19 (22.35%) ASP.NET
9 13 (15.29%) Workflow
9 13 (15.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 12 (14.12%) Finance
10 12 (14.12%) Scrum
10 12 (14.12%) TDD
10 12 (14.12%) MVC
10 12 (14.12%) Web Services
11 11 (12.94%) Migration
11 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (11.76%) SOAP
13 9 (10.59%) SharePoint
13 9 (10.59%) WCF
13 9 (10.59%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (9.41%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (8.24%) Oracle
15 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (8.24%) BDD
15 7 (8.24%) REST
15 7 (8.24%) GDPR
16 6 (7.06%) Case Management
16 6 (7.06%) Greenfield Project
16 6 (7.06%) SQL Server

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 (10.59%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.53%) CMS
4 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.18%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.18%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 21 (24.71%) Dynamics 365
2 9 (10.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.71%) Office 365
4 3 (3.53%) SaaS
5 2 (2.35%) PaaS
6 1 (1.18%) IaaS
6 1 (1.18%) iPaaS
6 1 (1.18%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.18%) Firewall
2 1 (1.18%) Skype
2 1 (1.18%) SMS
2 1 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
1 6 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.53%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.53%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (2.35%) git-flow
4 1 (1.18%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.18%) gulp
4 1 (1.18%) JIRA
4 1 (1.18%) JMeter
4 1 (1.18%) Selenium
4 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (14.12%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Advertising
2 4 (4.71%) Banking
3 2 (2.35%) Legal
3 2 (2.35%) Marketing
3 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Automotive
4 1 (1.18%) Billing
4 1 (1.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 35 (41.18%) Developer
2 21 (24.71%) CRM Developer
3 20 (23.53%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 15 (17.65%) Analyst
5 13 (15.29%) Project Manager
6 12 (14.12%) Consultant
7 8 (9.41%) CRM Analyst
7 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Developer
8 7 (8.24%) Architect
9 6 (7.06%) .NET Developer
9 6 (7.06%) CRM Manager
10 5 (5.88%) Business Analyst
10 5 (5.88%) CRM Project Manager
11 4 (4.71%) Integration Developer
11 4 (4.71%) Lead Developer
12 3 (3.53%) C# Developer
12 3 (3.53%) CRM Consultant
12 3 (3.53%) Integration Consultant
13 2 (2.35%) Functional Analyst
13 2 (2.35%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.12%) .NET
2 19 (22.35%) ASP.NET
3 12 (14.12%) Web Services
4 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (11.76%) SOAP
6 9 (10.59%) WCF
7 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (8.24%) REST
8 6 (7.06%) CSS
8 6 (7.06%) HTML
9 5 (5.88%) Ajax
9 5 (5.88%) DOM
9 5 (5.88%) Node.js
9 5 (5.88%) SAX
9 5 (5.88%) WPF
9 5 (5.88%) XML
9 5 (5.88%) XML Schema
10 2 (2.35%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.18%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.18%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.06%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.35%) User Experience
4 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.18%) FMCG
4 1 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (100.00%) CRM
2 26 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 13 (15.29%) Workflow
4 12 (14.12%) MVC
4 12 (14.12%) Scrum
4 12 (14.12%) TDD
5 11 (12.94%) Migration
6 7 (8.24%) BDD
7 6 (7.06%) Business Analysis
7 6 (7.06%) Case Management
8 5 (5.88%) Change Management
8 5 (5.88%) Data Migration
8 5 (5.88%) DevOps
8 5 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.71%) ERP
9 4 (4.71%) Information Security
9 4 (4.71%) Process Improvement
9 4 (4.71%) Project Management
9 4 (4.71%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.76%) C#
2 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.53%) Java
4 2 (2.35%) PHP
4 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.18%) SQL
5 1 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.18%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) GDPR
2 3 (3.53%) QA
3 1 (1.18%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 50 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.24%) Oracle
3 4 (4.71%) SAP
4 2 (2.35%) Sage
4 2 (2.35%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.18%) Adobe
5 1 (1.18%) Ivanti
5 1 (1.18%) Progress
5 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.18%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.18%) SmartCo