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 3 months to 30 March 2017 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 174 206
Rank change year-on-year -4 +32  
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 661 753 621
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.45% 1.39% 1.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 17.15% 17.31% 13.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 544 426
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +5.59% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 1
Median hourly rate £50.63 £21.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.07% +31.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.00 £19.50 -
% change year-on-year +146.21% -  

Dynamics CRM is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3855 4350 4696
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.47% 8.04% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2311 2629 2644
Median daily rate £450 £430 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £593 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 49 38
Median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.81% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.66 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £64.75 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

Dynamics CRM
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Dynamics CRM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics CRM in the UK

Dynamics CRM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics CRM in the UK

Dynamics CRM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics CRM over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics CRM in the UK

Dynamics CRM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dynamics CRM in the UK

Dynamics CRM
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics CRM over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Dynamics CRM in the UK

Dynamics CRM
Top 30 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +3 638 £450 +5.88% 159
London +26 305 £450 - 84
South East +21 96 £438 -2.77% 27
North West +17 75 £425 - 14
City of London +24 58 £450 -5.26% 20
West Midlands +37 53 £450 +10.76% 10
South West +28 41 £400 +4.91% 4
East of England -23 36 £450 +2.85% 6
Buckinghamshire +32 35 £479 +0.73% 1
Manchester +8 30 £400 +3.89% 10
Berkshire +8 29 £408 -5.50% 5
Milton Keynes - 28 £489 -
Bristol +32 26 £405 -25.51% 2
Birmingham +14 20 £450 +9.09% 4
Yorkshire -42 16 £481 +28.33% 5
Scotland +31 15 £375 - 3
Merseyside -6 15 £455 +1.05% 2
Reading +2 14 £414 -5.42%
Liverpool -4 14 £453 +0.49% 2
West Yorkshire -9 12 £481 +20.31% 4
Coventry +2 11 £455 +1.11%
Hertfordshire +6 10 £525 +16.66% 3
West Sussex +4 10 £488 -7.14% 3
Essex -7 10 £450 +28.57%
Lancashire +19 9 £375 -18.91%
Cambridge +11 9 £400 -23.80%
Cambridgeshire -2 9 £400 -22.33%
North East -22 9 £375 -9.63% 2
Glasgow +8 8 £375 -3.22% 3
Cheshire +30 7 £444 +8.23% 1

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics CRM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Dynamics CRM.

1 1351 (100.00%) CRM
2 1055 (78.09%) Microsoft
3 448 (33.16%) .NET
4 414 (30.64%) Agile Software Development
5 358 (26.50%) C#
6 318 (23.54%) MS Excel
7 307 (22.72%) JavaScript
8 297 (21.98%) SQL Server
9 248 (18.36%) SQL
10 236 (17.47%) SharePoint
11 220 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
12 211 (15.62%) Finance
13 189 (13.99%) Migration
14 169 (12.51%) HTML
15 146 (10.81%) WCF
16 139 (10.29%) Visual Studio
16 139 (10.29%) Data Migration
17 138 (10.21%) BizTalk Server
18 137 (10.14%) Windows
19 135 (9.99%) Scrum
20 132 (9.77%) CSS
21 131 (9.70%) Web Services
22 128 (9.47%) ASP.NET
23 123 (9.10%) Advertising
23 123 (9.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 112 (8.29%) SAP
25 105 (7.77%) Project Management
25 105 (7.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 105 (7.77%) Security Cleared
26 103 (7.62%) ERP

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
1 236 (17.47%) SharePoint
2 138 (10.21%) BizTalk Server
3 67 (4.96%) IIS
4 49 (3.63%) Skype for Business
5 15 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 14 (1.04%) MS Exchange
7 12 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (0.81%) CMS
9 8 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (0.52%) Umbraco
10 7 (0.52%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.30%) NServiceBus
12 4 (0.30%) SugarCRM
13 3 (0.22%) Apache
13 3 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.15%) Drupal
14 2 (0.15%) Kentico
14 2 (0.15%) MQSeries
Applications
1 318 (23.54%) MS Excel
2 41 (3.03%) MS Office
3 33 (2.44%) MS Project
4 16 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (1.04%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.15%) Camtasia
7 2 (0.15%) InDesign
7 2 (0.15%) InVision
7 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.15%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 94 (6.96%) Dynamics AX
2 20 (1.48%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (0.81%) Dynamics GP
4 10 (0.74%) Adobe Campaign
5 8 (0.59%) Unica
6 5 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.37%) SAP HCM
7 4 (0.30%) NetSuite
7 4 (0.30%) Temenos T24
8 3 (0.22%) Dynamics SL
8 3 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.22%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.15%) Magento
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.15%) PeopleSoft CRM
9 2 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.15%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 220 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 97 (7.18%) Office 365
3 55 (4.07%) IaaS
4 51 (3.77%) PaaS
5 37 (2.74%) Yammer
6 23 (1.70%) SaaS
7 21 (1.55%) SuccessFactors
8 13 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
10 6 (0.44%) Boomi
11 4 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.22%) GitHub
13 2 (0.15%) Veeva
14 1 (0.074%) Cloud Computing
14 1 (0.074%) Force.com
14 1 (0.074%) iPaaS
14 1 (0.074%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.41%) Internet
2 16 (1.18%) DNS
3 15 (1.11%) Firewall
4 8 (0.59%) VoIP
5 7 (0.52%) HTTPS
6 6 (0.44%) X.509
7 5 (0.37%) HTTP
7 5 (0.37%) VPN
7 5 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.30%) Intranet
8 4 (0.30%) Network Security
9 3 (0.22%) DHCP
9 3 (0.22%) Skype
9 3 (0.22%) WAN
10 2 (0.15%) Extranet
10 2 (0.15%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.074%) DSL
11 1 (0.074%) MPLS
11 1 (0.074%) Structured Cabling
11 1 (0.074%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 297 (21.98%) SQL Server
2 123 (9.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 105 (7.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 61 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 41 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (1.70%) Power BI
7 21 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
8 19 (1.41%) Relational Database
9 18 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
12 12 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
13 10 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 8 (0.59%) Oracle Database
15 7 (0.52%) Hadoop
16 5 (0.37%) MySQL
17 4 (0.30%) Azure SQL Database
17 4 (0.30%) Redis
18 2 (0.15%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 139 (10.29%) Visual Studio
2 93 (6.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 73 (5.40%) Visual Studio Team System
4 54 (4.00%) JIRA
5 12 (0.89%) MSTest
5 12 (0.89%) NUnit
6 9 (0.67%) Cucumber
6 9 (0.67%) Selenium
6 9 (0.67%) TeamCity
7 7 (0.52%) SpecFlow
8 6 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (0.37%) Axure RP
9 5 (0.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 5 (0.37%) Git (software)
10 4 (0.30%) ReSharper
11 3 (0.22%) CruiseControl
11 3 (0.22%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.15%) FxCop
12 2 (0.15%) StyleCop
12 2 (0.15%) WebDriver
General
1 211 (15.62%) Finance
2 123 (9.10%) Advertising
3 78 (5.77%) Marketing
4 64 (4.74%) Retail
5 46 (3.40%) Banking
6 19 (1.41%) Legal
7 18 (1.33%) Manufacturing
8 13 (0.96%) Law
9 10 (0.74%) Telecoms
10 9 (0.67%) Local Government
11 7 (0.52%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.37%) Front Office
13 4 (0.30%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.22%) Automotive
14 3 (0.22%) Electronics
14 3 (0.22%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.15%) Back Office
15 2 (0.15%) Publishing
16 1 (0.074%) Billing
16 1 (0.074%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 527 (39.01%) Developer
2 403 (29.83%) CRM Developer
3 304 (22.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 221 (16.36%) Microsoft Developer
5 217 (16.06%) Consultant
6 183 (13.55%) Analyst
7 168 (12.44%) CRM Consultant
8 150 (11.10%) Architect
9 137 (10.14%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
10 115 (8.51%) Microsoft Consultant
11 113 (8.36%) CRM Analyst
12 105 (7.77%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
13 101 (7.48%) CRM Architect
14 90 (6.66%) Project Manager
15 86 (6.37%) Business Analyst
16 82 (6.07%) Dynamics CRM Architect
17 79 (5.85%) Solutions Architect
18 72 (5.33%) CRM Manager
19 53 (3.92%) CRM Business Analyst
19 53 (3.92%) CRM Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 448 (33.16%) .NET
2 169 (12.51%) HTML
3 146 (10.81%) WCF
4 132 (9.77%) CSS
5 131 (9.70%) Web Services
6 128 (9.47%) ASP.NET
7 98 (7.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 96 (7.11%) .NET Framework
9 47 (3.48%) COM
10 44 (3.26%) XML
11 38 (2.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 35 (2.59%) jQuery
13 24 (1.78%) AngularJS
13 24 (1.78%) REST
14 19 (1.41%) JSON
14 19 (1.41%) RESTful
15 18 (1.33%) Entity Framework
16 17 (1.26%) HTML5
17 16 (1.18%) SOAP
18 10 (0.74%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 86 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (2.37%) Mobile App
3 18 (1.33%) User Experience
4 17 (1.26%) Management Information System
5 13 (0.96%) Public Cloud
6 11 (0.81%) iPad
7 9 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (0.59%) Computer Science
8 8 (0.59%) Fintech
9 7 (0.52%) Life Science
10 6 (0.44%) e-Learning
10 6 (0.44%) Replication
10 6 (0.44%) Video Editing
11 5 (0.37%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.37%) DataPower
11 5 (0.37%) Hedge funds
11 5 (0.37%) NHS
12 4 (0.30%) EPoS
12 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Licensing
12 4 (0.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 137 (10.14%) Windows
2 34 (2.52%) Windows Server
3 20 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (0.96%) Unix
6 9 (0.67%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.67%) Windows 10
7 7 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.15%) Linux
9 1 (0.074%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.074%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1351 (100.00%) CRM
2 414 (30.64%) Agile Software Development
3 189 (13.99%) Migration
4 139 (10.29%) Data Migration
5 135 (9.99%) Scrum
6 105 (7.77%) Project Management
7 103 (7.62%) ERP
8 102 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
9 99 (7.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 92 (6.81%) Business Analysis
11 87 (6.44%) MVC
12 82 (6.07%) TDD
13 57 (4.22%) Case Management
14 53 (3.92%) Waterfall
15 50 (3.70%) Data Management
15 50 (3.70%) Document Management
16 48 (3.55%) PRINCE2
17 45 (3.33%) Workflow
18 44 (3.26%) Data Modelling
19 42 (3.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 358 (26.50%) C#
2 307 (22.72%) JavaScript
3 248 (18.36%) SQL
4 37 (2.74%) T-SQL
5 29 (2.15%) Java
6 28 (2.07%) C++
7 19 (1.41%) PowerShell
8 10 (0.74%) PHP
9 8 (0.59%) C
10 5 (0.37%) Ruby
10 5 (0.37%) VB
11 4 (0.30%) TypeScript
11 4 (0.30%) VBA
12 3 (0.22%) VBScript
13 2 (0.15%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.15%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.15%) R
13 2 (0.15%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.074%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.074%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 105 (7.77%) Security Cleared
2 93 (6.88%) SC Cleared
3 48 (3.55%) DV Cleared
4 41 (3.03%) Degree
5 22 (1.63%) ISEB
6 18 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 17 (1.26%) PMI Certification
7 17 (1.26%) PMP
8 16 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (1.11%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.44%) DBS Check
10 6 (0.44%) MCSE
11 5 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.37%) MAPM
11 5 (0.37%) MCP
12 4 (0.30%) CISA
12 4 (0.30%) CISM
12 4 (0.30%) CISSP
12 4 (0.30%) MCSD
12 4 (0.30%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (2.59%) QA
2 16 (1.18%) PMO
3 4 (0.30%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.22%) SLA
5 2 (0.15%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.074%) PMBOK
System Software
1 71 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.89%) Hyper-V
3 10 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (0.22%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.074%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (0.44%) SCOM
2 5 (0.37%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (0.22%) SCCM
3 3 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.15%) Puppet
4 2 (0.15%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.074%) Control-M
5 1 (0.074%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.074%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.074%) OVSD
5 1 (0.074%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.074%) vMotion
Vendors
1 1055 (78.09%) Microsoft
2 112 (8.29%) SAP
3 90 (6.66%) Salesforce.com
4 85 (6.29%) Oracle
5 36 (2.66%) Infor
6 17 (1.26%) Adobe
7 12 (0.89%) VMware
8 9 (0.67%) IBM
8 9 (0.67%) Siebel
9 8 (0.59%) PeopleSoft
10 7 (0.52%) Dell
10 7 (0.52%) JD Edwards
11 6 (0.44%) iManage
11 6 (0.44%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.30%) Citrix
12 4 (0.30%) HP
12 4 (0.30%) Juniper
12 4 (0.30%) Northgate
13 3 (0.22%) Capita
13 3 (0.22%) Sage
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