Period
to 19 February 2020

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 19 February 2020 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 (D365)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 161 243 287
Rank change year-on-year +82 +44 +64
Contract jobs citing Dynamics 365 147 144 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.36% 0.90% 0.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.94% 3.72% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 98 61
South East median daily rate £475 £524 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.35% +7.49% +2.63%
10th Percentile £375 £355 £363
90th Percentile £600 £699 £588
England median daily rate £500 £486 £500
% change year-on-year +2.83% -2.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
South East median hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.00% - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year +59.09% - -

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 2,978 3,876 3,177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.53% 24.22% 19.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,909 2,450 1,951
South East median daily rate £450 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% -
10th Percentile £213 £281 £298
90th Percentile £625 £610 £588
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 57 43
South East median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +12.90% -8.82%
10th Percentile £13.13 £12.25 £10.05
90th Percentile £82.50 £64.65 £44.32
England median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +22.86% -12.50% +5.26%

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 19 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics 365 in the South East

Dynamics 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 19 February 2020. 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
Thames Valley +58 77 £500 - 46
Surrey +52 33 £450 -13.04% 23
Buckinghamshire +49 32 £425 -12.82% 14
Berkshire +12 29 £561 +12.25% 24
Hampshire +68 22 £550 +10.00% 10
Oxfordshire +25 16 £450 -21.74% 8
West Sussex +25 10 £500 -4.58% 4
East Sussex +10 4 £425 -34.62% 2
Dynamics 365
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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 89 (60.54%) CRM
1 89 (60.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 76 (51.70%) Microsoft
3 52 (35.37%) Azure
4 50 (34.01%) ERP
4 50 (34.01%) Finance
5 45 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (25.85%) C#
6 38 (25.85%) SQL
7 32 (21.77%) .NET
8 27 (18.37%) Dynamics AX
9 25 (17.01%) JavaScript
10 23 (15.65%) Scrum
11 22 (14.97%) Migration
12 19 (12.93%) Data Migration
12 19 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (12.93%) Project Management
13 18 (12.24%) SQL Server
13 18 (12.24%) DevOps
14 16 (10.88%) SAP
15 15 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (9.52%) Power Platform
17 13 (8.84%) ASP.NET
17 13 (8.84%) SharePoint
18 12 (8.16%) Test Automation
18 12 (8.16%) SaaS
19 11 (7.48%) SAP ERP
19 11 (7.48%) Manufacturing
19 11 (7.48%) Change Management
19 11 (7.48%) API Integration

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 13 (8.84%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.04%) IIS
3 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 89 (60.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (18.37%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (7.48%) SAP ERP
4 10 (6.80%) NetSuite
5 9 (6.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (3.40%) Scribe Insight
7 4 (2.72%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.68%) BPCS
8 1 (0.68%) MFGPRO
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.68%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 1 (0.68%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 52 (35.37%) Azure
2 14 (9.52%) Power Platform
3 12 (8.16%) SaaS
4 7 (4.76%) PowerApps
5 6 (4.08%) Office 365
5 6 (4.08%) PaaS
6 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Flow
7 3 (2.04%) Azure Functions
7 3 (2.04%) Serverless
8 2 (1.36%) AWS
8 2 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.36%) GitHub
9 1 (0.68%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.68%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) MPLS
1 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.48%) Power BI
3 8 (5.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
4 7 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.36%) Data Lake
8 2 (1.36%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.36%) SAP HANA
8 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2017
9 1 (0.68%) Big Data
9 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.68%) NewSQL
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.68%) PolyBase
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (6.12%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.36%) ERwin
3 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.68%) Selenium
4 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 50 (34.01%) Finance
2 11 (7.48%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.08%) Public Sector
4 4 (2.72%) Marketing
4 4 (2.72%) Retail
5 2 (1.36%) Advertising
5 2 (1.36%) Back Office
5 2 (1.36%) Dutch Language
5 2 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.68%) French Language
6 1 (0.68%) Front Office
6 1 (0.68%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.68%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 41 (27.89%) Developer
2 31 (21.09%) Consultant
3 25 (17.01%) Project Manager
4 22 (14.97%) CRM Developer
5 21 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 19 (12.93%) Analyst
7 17 (11.56%) Microsoft Developer
8 10 (6.80%) Architect
8 10 (6.80%) Business Analyst
9 9 (6.12%) CRM Consultant
9 9 (6.12%) CRM Manager
9 9 (6.12%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
9 9 (6.12%) ERP Manager
9 9 (6.12%) ERP Project Manager
9 9 (6.12%) Microsoft Consultant
9 9 (6.12%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
10 8 (5.44%) CRM Analyst
10 8 (5.44%) Data Consultant
10 8 (5.44%) Data Migration Consultant
10 8 (5.44%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (21.77%) .NET
2 13 (8.84%) ASP.NET
3 9 (6.12%) Web Services
4 7 (4.76%) XML
5 6 (4.08%) HTML
6 4 (2.72%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (2.72%) REST
7 3 (2.04%) jQuery
7 3 (2.04%) JSON
8 2 (1.36%) WCF
9 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.68%) CSS
9 1 (0.68%) LINQ
9 1 (0.68%) MDX
9 1 (0.68%) Middleware
9 1 (0.68%) ODBC
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.68%) RESTful
9 1 (0.68%) SOAP
9 1 (0.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.68%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (0.68%) Replication
3 1 (0.68%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (0.68%) User Experience
3 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.72%) Windows
1 4 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (2.04%) Linux
2 3 (2.04%) Unix
2 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (60.54%) CRM
2 50 (34.01%) ERP
3 45 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (15.65%) Scrum
5 22 (14.97%) Migration
6 19 (12.93%) Data Migration
6 19 (12.93%) Project Management
6 19 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (12.24%) DevOps
8 15 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (8.16%) Test Automation
10 11 (7.48%) API Integration
10 11 (7.48%) Change Management
11 10 (6.80%) PRINCE2
12 9 (6.12%) Customer Engagement
13 8 (5.44%) Service Delivery
13 8 (5.44%) Sprint Planning
13 8 (5.44%) User Stories
14 7 (4.76%) Sprint Retrospective
14 7 (4.76%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 38 (25.85%) C#
1 38 (25.85%) SQL
2 25 (17.01%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.40%) VB.NET
4 4 (2.72%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.36%) C
5 2 (1.36%) X++
6 1 (0.68%) Java
6 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.08%) Degree
2 6 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.72%) CIMA
4 3 (2.04%) AAT
4 3 (2.04%) ACCA
4 3 (2.04%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.36%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.68%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (0.68%) CCSP
6 1 (0.68%) CISA
6 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.68%) CISM
6 1 (0.68%) CISSP
6 1 (0.68%) CRISC
6 1 (0.68%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.68%) MBA
6 1 (0.68%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.04%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.36%) GDPR
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.68%) NIST
3 1 (0.68%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.04%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.04%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Ambari
1 1 (0.68%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 76 (51.70%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.88%) SAP
3 9 (6.12%) JD Edwards
4 6 (4.08%) Workday
5 5 (3.40%) Oracle
6 4 (2.72%) VMware
7 3 (2.04%) Citrix
7 3 (2.04%) HP
7 3 (2.04%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.36%) Infor
9 1 (0.68%) Adobe
9 1 (0.68%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.68%) Cognos
9 1 (0.68%) Epicor
9 1 (0.68%) IBM
9 1 (0.68%) Mitel
9 1 (0.68%) Sage
9 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.68%) SYSPRO
9 1 (0.68%) Tableau