Period
to 21 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 January 2021 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)
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 305 211 232
Rank change year-on-year -94 +21 +9
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 330 939 1,188
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.79% 1.29% 1.20%
As % of the Business Applications category 12.07% 17.67% 18.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 670 912
Median daily rate £450 £475 £454
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +4.63% +0.89%
10th Percentile £313 £350 £313
90th Percentile £608 £646 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 12
Median hourly rate £62.03 £18.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +235.30% +15.63% +8.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £62.03 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +235.30% -2.63% -12.64%

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 with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 2,733 5,314 6,346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.52% 7.29% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,615 3,249 3,760
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £700 £675 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 80 84
Median hourly rate £50.00 £24.12 £33.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +107.30% -27.14% +47.13%
10th Percentile £15.17 £13.94 £11.50
90th Percentile £62.03 £53.85 £66.75
Median hourly rate £50.00 £28.00 £33.11
% change year-on-year +78.57% -15.42% +57.64%

Dynamics CRM
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Dynamics CRM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics CRM in the UK

Dynamics CRM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Dynamics CRM.

Daily rate trend for Dynamics CRM in the UK

Dynamics CRM
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Dynamics CRM over the 6 months to 21 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Dynamics CRM in the UK

Dynamics CRM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Dynamics CRM.

Hourly rate trend for Dynamics CRM in the UK

Dynamics CRM
Top 14 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 21 January 2021. 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
England -89 256 £450 -6.25% 149
UK excluding London -60 145 £450 -5.26% 106
London -47 127 £470 -1.05% 52
Work from Home -129 78 £460 -3.16% 62
Scotland +41 37 £494 +9.72% 5
Midlands -8 36 £400 -14.67% 17
North of England +6 32 £450 -2.70% 24
South East +5 30 £456 -3.95% 30
West Midlands -27 27 £413 -13.16% 12
North West -5 21 £446 -3.51% 14
Yorkshire +39 11 £494 -1.25% 7
East Midlands +39 9 £368 -13.53% 5
South West +9 6 £475 -18.80% 15
East of England +45 4 £225 -51.35% 13

For the 6 months to 21 January 2021, 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 with a requirement for Dynamics CRM.

1 330 (100.00%) CRM
2 205 (62.12%) Microsoft
3 197 (59.70%) Dynamics 365
4 128 (38.79%) Azure
5 104 (31.52%) Power Platform
6 91 (27.58%) Agile Software Development
7 86 (26.06%) C#
8 79 (23.94%) JavaScript
9 78 (23.64%) Migration
10 70 (21.21%) .NET
11 67 (20.30%) Business Intelligence
12 64 (19.39%) PowerApps
13 61 (18.48%) Finance
14 54 (16.36%) SQL
15 51 (15.45%) SharePoint
16 50 (15.15%) Data Migration
17 44 (13.33%) DevOps
18 40 (12.12%) Power BI
18 40 (12.12%) Public Sector
19 39 (11.82%) SQL Server
20 37 (11.21%) Logic Apps
21 34 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
21 34 (10.30%) Power Automate
22 33 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
23 32 (9.70%) ERP
24 30 (9.09%) Workflow
25 29 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 29 (8.79%) Dynamics AX
26 28 (8.48%) HTML
26 28 (8.48%) SAP

Dynamics CRM
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 51 (15.45%) SharePoint
2 25 (7.58%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (2.42%) IIS
4 7 (2.12%) CMS
5 5 (1.52%) Confluence
5 5 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (1.21%) SugarCRM
7 3 (0.91%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.91%) WordPress
8 2 (0.61%) EPiServer
Applications
1 15 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (4.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (2.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.61%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (8.79%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (2.73%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.21%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.61%) Magento
4 2 (0.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.30%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.30%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.30%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.30%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.30%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 197 (59.70%) Dynamics 365
2 128 (38.79%) Azure
3 104 (31.52%) Power Platform
4 64 (19.39%) PowerApps
5 37 (11.21%) Logic Apps
6 34 (10.30%) Power Automate
7 26 (7.88%) Office 365
8 15 (4.55%) Serverless
9 14 (4.24%) Azure Functions
10 10 (3.03%) AWS
10 10 (3.03%) SaaS
11 7 (2.12%) Azure Data Factory
12 4 (1.21%) Boomi
12 4 (1.21%) IaaS
12 4 (1.21%) PaaS
13 2 (0.61%) OneDrive
14 1 (0.30%) Akamai
14 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
14 1 (0.30%) Lucidchart
14 1 (0.30%) Scribe Online
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.82%) HTTP
2 5 (1.52%) Internet
2 5 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (0.61%) DNS
4 1 (0.30%) DHCP
4 1 (0.30%) Intranet
4 1 (0.30%) LTE
4 1 (0.30%) MPLS
4 1 (0.30%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.30%) Skype
4 1 (0.30%) SSL
4 1 (0.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (12.12%) Power BI
2 39 (11.82%) SQL Server
3 29 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (7.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
6 11 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 7 (2.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (1.52%) EDRMS
8 5 (1.52%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.21%) Big Data
9 4 (1.21%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.21%) GIS
10 3 (0.91%) Data Lake
11 2 (0.61%) Cosmos DB
11 2 (0.61%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.30%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.30%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 26 (7.88%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.73%) Selenium
2 9 (2.73%) Visual Studio Team System
3 8 (2.42%) TeamCity
4 7 (2.12%) JIRA
4 7 (2.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.91%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.61%) Babel
7 2 (0.61%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.61%) Postman
8 1 (0.30%) JUnit
8 1 (0.30%) Protractor
8 1 (0.30%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.30%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.30%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.30%) Subversion
8 1 (0.30%) Toad
8 1 (0.30%) webpack
General
1 61 (18.48%) Finance
2 40 (12.12%) Public Sector
3 26 (7.88%) Marketing
4 15 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 11 (3.33%) Advertising
5 11 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.42%) Back Office
7 7 (2.12%) Electronics
7 7 (2.12%) Retail
8 4 (1.21%) Banking
8 4 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.91%) Automotive
9 3 (0.91%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.61%) Billing
10 2 (0.61%) French Language
10 2 (0.61%) Housing Association
10 2 (0.61%) Local Government
10 2 (0.61%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.30%) German Language
11 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 123 (37.27%) Developer
2 61 (18.48%) CRM Developer
3 59 (17.88%) Consultant
4 48 (14.55%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 42 (12.73%) Microsoft Developer
6 41 (12.42%) Architect
7 35 (10.61%) Analyst
8 25 (7.58%) CRM Consultant
9 19 (5.76%) CRM Architect
10 17 (5.15%) Project Manager
11 16 (4.85%) Microsoft Consultant
11 16 (4.85%) Solutions Architect
12 14 (4.24%) Business Analyst
12 14 (4.24%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
13 13 (3.94%) Functional Consultant
14 11 (3.33%) CRM Analyst
15 10 (3.03%) Azure Developer
15 10 (3.03%) Data Analyst
15 10 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM Architect
16 8 (2.42%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (21.21%) .NET
2 28 (8.48%) HTML
3 23 (6.97%) CSS
4 19 (5.76%) Web Services
5 18 (5.45%) ASP.NET
6 16 (4.85%) JSON
7 14 (4.24%) J2EE
7 14 (4.24%) REST
7 14 (4.24%) XML
8 11 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (3.03%) SOAP
10 8 (2.42%) RESTful
11 7 (2.12%) WCF
12 6 (1.82%) .NET Framework
13 5 (1.52%) jQuery
14 3 (0.91%) HTML5
14 3 (0.91%) Middleware
14 3 (0.91%) Node.js
14 3 (0.91%) Spring
14 3 (0.91%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.12%) Data Structures
2 7 (2.12%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (1.52%) Virtual Team
4 4 (1.21%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (0.91%) Management Information System
5 3 (0.91%) Private Cloud
6 2 (0.61%) iPhone
6 2 (0.61%) User Experience
6 2 (0.61%) Wiki
7 1 (0.30%) Clustering
7 1 (0.30%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.30%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.30%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.30%) iPad
7 1 (0.30%) Life Science
7 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.30%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.45%) Windows
2 15 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 7 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.21%) Solaris
5 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (0.30%) Android
7 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.30%) Linux
7 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (100.00%) CRM
2 91 (27.58%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (23.64%) Migration
4 67 (20.30%) Business Intelligence
5 50 (15.15%) Data Migration
6 44 (13.33%) DevOps
7 34 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 33 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 32 (9.70%) ERP
10 30 (9.09%) Workflow
11 20 (6.06%) ETL
12 19 (5.76%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (5.45%) Test Automation
14 16 (4.85%) Waterfall
15 15 (4.55%) Data Modelling
15 15 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
15 15 (4.55%) Scrum
16 14 (4.24%) Programme Management
16 14 (4.24%) Project Delivery
16 14 (4.24%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 86 (26.06%) C#
2 79 (23.94%) JavaScript
3 54 (16.36%) SQL
4 21 (6.36%) Java
5 10 (3.03%) VB.NET
6 6 (1.82%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.52%) C
8 4 (1.21%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.91%) Python
10 2 (0.61%) Ruby
11 1 (0.30%) DataFlex
11 1 (0.30%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.30%) VB
11 1 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (5.45%) Security Cleared
2 12 (3.64%) SC Cleared
3 10 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (2.12%) Degree
5 4 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.61%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.61%) PMP
6 2 (0.61%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.30%) AAT
7 1 (0.30%) CAPM
7 1 (0.30%) CCNA
7 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.30%) CISSP
7 1 (0.30%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.30%) ISEB
7 1 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.30%) MCP
7 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.12%) QA
3 5 (1.52%) SLA
4 1 (0.30%) GDPR
4 1 (0.30%) PSD2
System Software
1 10 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.61%) XenApp
3 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.30%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.30%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) AirWatch
1 1 (0.30%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (0.30%) Nexpose
1 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 205 (62.12%) Microsoft
2 28 (8.48%) SAP
3 24 (7.27%) Oracle
4 20 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.52%) Dell
6 4 (1.21%) IBM
6 4 (1.21%) Sage
6 4 (1.21%) Sun
7 3 (0.91%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.91%) Databricks
7 3 (0.91%) Lagan
8 2 (0.61%) Apple
8 2 (0.61%) Citrix
8 2 (0.61%) hybris
8 2 (0.61%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.61%) Orchard
8 2 (0.61%) Symantec
9 1 (0.30%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.30%) Cisco
9 1 (0.30%) McAfee