Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 January 2019 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
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 270 299 358
Rank change year-on-year +29 +59 -
Contract jobs citing Dynamics 365 101 68 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.63% 0.41% 0.033%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.79% 2.27% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 39 1
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.55% -
England median daily rate £480 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -4.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £15.00 - -
England median hourly rate £18.50 - -

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 3,618 3,002 1,859
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.64% 18.26% 12.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,266 1,830 1,181
South East median daily rate £475 £444 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.04% -1.39% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £285
90th Percentile £619 £588 £610
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 40 33
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £17.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -6.21% +3.39%
10th Percentile £12.25 £9.95 £13.25
90th Percentile £63.75 £45.00 £56.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.56 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.72% -2.30% -12.92%

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 15 January 2019.

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 15 January 2019. 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 +38 28 £494 -1.25% 35
Surrey -7 21 £525 - 20
West Sussex - 18 £524 -
Berkshire +10 15 £475 +46.15% 19
East Sussex +1 14 £625 +56.25% 5
Hampshire -29 9 £500 +17.65% 11
Oxfordshire +27 8 £544 +8.75% 13
Buckinghamshire +28 5 £500 -11.11% 3
Middlesex +14 1 £450 -18.18% 1
Kent +12 1 £550 +37.50% 5
Sussex - 1 - -
Dynamics 365
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 72 (71.29%) Microsoft
2 66 (65.35%) CRM
2 66 (65.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 38 (37.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (30.69%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (24.75%) C#
6 24 (23.76%) Office 365
7 22 (21.78%) SharePoint
8 20 (19.80%) Marketing
9 18 (17.82%) SQL
10 17 (16.83%) .NET
11 16 (15.84%) JavaScript
11 16 (15.84%) Service Management
11 16 (15.84%) QA
12 13 (12.87%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (12.87%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (12.87%) Contact Management
13 12 (11.88%) Finance
13 12 (11.88%) Scrum
13 12 (11.88%) Silverlight
14 11 (10.89%) Back Office
14 11 (10.89%) ITIL
14 11 (10.89%) ERP
14 11 (10.89%) Serverless
15 10 (9.90%) PowerShell
15 10 (9.90%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (9.90%) Mentoring
15 10 (9.90%) Project Planning
15 10 (9.90%) Dynamics AX
15 10 (9.90%) JIRA

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 22 (21.78%) SharePoint
2 9 (8.91%) SAP Portal
3 6 (5.94%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (2.97%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.99%) Totara
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (2.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 66 (65.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (9.90%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.97%) SAP GTS
4 2 (1.98%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 38 (37.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (23.76%) Office 365
3 11 (10.89%) Serverless
4 9 (8.91%) Yammer
5 8 (7.92%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (6.93%) Azure Functions
7 6 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (4.95%) SaaS
9 4 (3.96%) PaaS
10 2 (1.98%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.99%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (1.98%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (1.98%) Firewall
1 2 (1.98%) iSCSI
1 2 (1.98%) SAN
1 2 (1.98%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.94%) Azure SQL Database
2 6 (5.94%) Cosmos DB
3 2 (1.98%) Power BI
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (9.90%) JIRA
2 8 (7.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.94%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.94%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (1.98%) MorphX
4 2 (1.98%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 20 (19.80%) Marketing
2 12 (11.88%) Finance
3 11 (10.89%) Back Office
4 2 (1.98%) Games
4 2 (1.98%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.99%) German Language
5 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) Publishing
5 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (28.71%) Developer
2 23 (22.77%) CRM Developer
3 22 (21.78%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 20 (19.80%) Architect
5 16 (15.84%) Consultant
6 15 (14.85%) Technical Leader
7 14 (13.86%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (10.89%) Microsoft Developer
9 10 (9.90%) CRM Consultant
9 10 (9.90%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
10 8 (7.92%) Administrator
10 8 (7.92%) Azure Architect
10 8 (7.92%) JIRA Consultant
10 8 (7.92%) JIRA Developer
11 7 (6.93%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (5.94%) Integration Specialist
13 5 (4.95%) Analyst
13 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
13 5 (4.95%) Systems Administrator
13 5 (4.95%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.83%) .NET
2 12 (11.88%) Silverlight
3 9 (8.91%) SOAP
4 8 (7.92%) jQuery
5 7 (6.93%) ASP.NET
5 7 (6.93%) REST
6 6 (5.94%) MSMQ
7 4 (3.96%) COM
8 1 (0.99%) .NET Core
8 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.99%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.96%) Public Cloud
2 3 (2.97%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.97%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.98%) e-Learning
3 2 (1.98%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.99%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.93%) Windows
2 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.98%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (65.35%) CRM
2 31 (30.69%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (15.84%) Service Management
4 13 (12.87%) Contact Management
4 13 (12.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (11.88%) Scrum
6 11 (10.89%) ERP
6 11 (10.89%) ITIL
7 10 (9.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (9.90%) Mentoring
7 10 (9.90%) Project Planning
8 9 (8.91%) Migration
8 9 (8.91%) Test Strategy
9 8 (7.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 8 (7.92%) TOGAF
10 7 (6.93%) Business Development
10 7 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (6.93%) Data Migration
10 7 (6.93%) MVC
10 7 (6.93%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (24.75%) C#
2 18 (17.82%) SQL
3 16 (15.84%) JavaScript
4 10 (9.90%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.98%) X++
6 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (12.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.92%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.94%) MCSE
4 5 (4.95%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.96%) MCP
6 2 (1.98%) CCNA
6 2 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.98%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.98%) ISEB
6 2 (1.98%) MCITP
6 2 (1.98%) MCSA
6 2 (1.98%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.98%) PMP
6 2 (1.98%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (1.98%) VCP6
6 2 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.84%) QA
2 4 (3.96%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.98%) RosettaNet
4 1 (0.99%) GDPR
4 1 (0.99%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 8 (7.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.98%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (1.98%) NetBackup
1 2 (1.98%) PaperCut
1 2 (1.98%) SCCM
1 2 (1.98%) SCOM
1 2 (1.98%) SCVMM
1 2 (1.98%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 72 (71.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.91%) SAP
3 6 (5.94%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.97%) Oracle
5 2 (1.98%) Cisco
5 2 (1.98%) CommVault
5 2 (1.98%) Dell
5 2 (1.98%) Dell Compellent
5 2 (1.98%) Google
5 2 (1.98%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.98%) Juniper
5 2 (1.98%) Meraki
5 2 (1.98%) Polycom
5 2 (1.98%) SolarWinds
5 2 (1.98%) Virgin Media
5 2 (1.98%) VMware
5 2 (1.98%) WatchGuard
6 1 (0.99%) Citrix