Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 October 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 > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 315 326 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 - -
Contract jobs citing Dynamics 365 74 45 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.45% 0.28% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.14% 1.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 57 20 0
South East median daily rate £500 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
England median daily rate £475 £475 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £15.00 - -
England median hourly rate £17.50 - -

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 South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,451 2,720 1,990
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.96% 16.75% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,196 1,710 1,269
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
10th Percentile £306 £263 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.74% +5.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 38 36
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -19.68% +28.59%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.88 £13.00
90th Percentile £82.33 £41.12 £56.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% -19.10%

Dynamics 365
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Dynamics 365 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics 365 in the South East

Dynamics 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Dynamics 365 in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics 365 in the South East

Dynamics 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics 365 in the South East over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics 365 in the South East

Dynamics 365
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Surrey -1 24 £525 +10.53% 10
Thames Valley +16 22 £445 -8.72% 31
Berkshire -9 13 £430 +1.18% 13
Hampshire -11 12 £413 - 6
Buckinghamshire +14 5 £500 -11.11% 6
Oxfordshire +4 4 £544 +45.00% 12
East Sussex -7 4 £500 +17.65% 12
West Sussex - 2 £500 - 3
Kent +8 1 £450 -14.29% 1
Dynamics 365
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 South East region with a requirement for Dynamics 365.

1 50 (67.57%) Microsoft
2 40 (54.05%) CRM
2 40 (54.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 34 (45.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (40.54%) C#
5 24 (32.43%) .NET
6 23 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
8 17 (22.97%) Migration
9 15 (20.27%) SQL
10 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
10 13 (17.57%) Scrum
10 13 (17.57%) Office 365
10 13 (17.57%) PowerShell
11 11 (14.86%) Data Migration
11 11 (14.86%) Serverless
11 11 (14.86%) Active Directory
12 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET
13 9 (12.16%) Marketing
13 9 (12.16%) JIRA
13 9 (12.16%) MVC
13 9 (12.16%) Finance
13 9 (12.16%) jQuery
14 8 (10.81%) REST
14 8 (10.81%) Test Strategy
14 8 (10.81%) Security Cleared
14 8 (10.81%) Azure Active Directory
14 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (10.81%) Dynamics AX
14 8 (10.81%) SOAP

Dynamics 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.35%) Totara
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 40 (54.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (10.81%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (4.05%) Scribe Insight
4 2 (2.70%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 34 (45.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (17.57%) Office 365
3 11 (14.86%) Serverless
4 8 (10.81%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (8.11%) Azure Functions
6 6 (8.11%) SaaS
7 4 (5.41%) IaaS
7 4 (5.41%) PaaS
8 2 (2.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) DHCP
1 3 (4.05%) DNS
1 3 (4.05%) Network Security
2 2 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (2.70%) Firewall
2 2 (2.70%) iSCSI
2 2 (2.70%) SAN
2 2 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.11%) Azure SQL Database
2 6 (8.11%) Cosmos DB
2 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.35%) Power BI
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.16%) JIRA
2 7 (9.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.11%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (6.76%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.70%) MorphX
5 2 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.35%) MSTest
General
1 9 (12.16%) Finance
1 9 (12.16%) Marketing
2 2 (2.70%) Advertising
2 2 (2.70%) Publishing
2 2 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Games
3 1 (1.35%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 26 (35.14%) Developer
2 17 (22.97%) CRM Developer
2 17 (22.97%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 14 (18.92%) Consultant
4 10 (13.51%) Architect
4 10 (13.51%) CRM Consultant
4 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Developer
5 9 (12.16%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 8 (10.81%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (8.11%) Administrator
7 6 (8.11%) Integration Specialist
7 6 (8.11%) JIRA Consultant
7 6 (8.11%) JIRA Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Azure Architect
8 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Azure Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.43%) .NET
2 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET
3 9 (12.16%) jQuery
4 8 (10.81%) REST
4 8 (10.81%) SOAP
5 6 (8.11%) MSMQ
6 5 (6.76%) COM
6 5 (6.76%) XML
7 4 (5.41%) Web Services
8 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (4.05%) CSS
8 3 (4.05%) HTML
9 2 (2.70%) HTML5
9 2 (2.70%) RESTful
9 2 (2.70%) WCF
10 1 (1.35%) Classic ASP
10 1 (1.35%) Silverlight
10 1 (1.35%) XML Messaging
10 1 (1.35%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Public Cloud
2 4 (5.41%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.05%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.05%) PKI
4 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.35%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.35%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.46%) Windows
2 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.70%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.05%) CRM
2 23 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (22.97%) Migration
4 13 (17.57%) Scrum
5 11 (14.86%) Data Migration
6 9 (12.16%) MVC
7 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (10.81%) Test Strategy
8 7 (9.46%) ERP
8 7 (9.46%) ITIL
8 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 4 (5.41%) IT Strategy
10 4 (5.41%) Project Management
10 4 (5.41%) Test Automation
11 3 (4.05%) Network Virtualisation
11 3 (4.05%) Presales
11 3 (4.05%) Service Management
11 3 (4.05%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 30 (40.54%) C#
2 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
3 15 (20.27%) SQL
4 13 (17.57%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.05%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.70%) VB
6 2 (2.70%) X++
7 1 (1.35%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.11%) MCSE
3 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.41%) MCP
5 2 (2.70%) CCNA
5 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.70%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.70%) MCITP
5 2 (2.70%) MCSA
5 2 (2.70%) VCP6
5 2 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.35%) ISEB
6 1 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.35%) PMP
6 1 (1.35%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) QA
2 3 (4.05%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.70%) RosettaNet
4 1 (1.35%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 11 (14.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (2.70%) NetBackup
1 2 (2.70%) PaperCut
1 2 (2.70%) SCCM
1 2 (2.70%) SCOM
1 2 (2.70%) SCVMM
1 2 (2.70%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 50 (67.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.76%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.70%) Cisco
3 2 (2.70%) CommVault
3 2 (2.70%) Dell
3 2 (2.70%) Dell Compellent
3 2 (2.70%) Google
3 2 (2.70%) JD Edwards
3 2 (2.70%) Juniper
3 2 (2.70%) Meraki
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle
3 2 (2.70%) Polycom
3 2 (2.70%) SolarWinds
3 2 (2.70%) VMware
3 2 (2.70%) WatchGuard
4 1 (1.35%) Citrix
4 1 (1.35%) SAP
4 1 (1.35%) Virgin Media