Period
to 26 September 2020

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 26 September 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 CRM (formerly Microsoft CRM)
UK
6 months to
26 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 239 233 303
Rank change year-on-year -6 +70 -56
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 309 1,042 885
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 1.05% 1.18% 0.86%
As % of the Business Applications category 13.79% 16.90% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 734 624
Median daily rate £463 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £326 £325 £314
90th Percentile £608 £618 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £455 £425
% change year-on-year +1.65% +7.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 6
Median hourly rate £28.25 £12.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +126.00% -19.35% -42.59%
10th Percentile £22.85 £11.25 £15.00
90th Percentile £33.65 £36.00 £15.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year - +125.81% -52.31%

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 2,241 6,165 6,535
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.61% 7.01% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,301 3,688 3,810
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £715 £650 £651
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 81 92
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +44.33% -10.19%
10th Percentile £21.50 £11.25 £11.67
90th Percentile £57.17 £63.75 £60.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +66.67% -16.00%

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 26 September 2020.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Dynamics CRM over the 6 months to 26 September 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Dynamics CRM in the UK

Dynamics CRM
Top 16 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 26 September 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
England -35 229 £450 -5.26% 150
UK excluding London +35 181 £463 +1.65% 100
London -2 104 £450 -5.26% 54
Scotland +67 65 £475 +8.57% 3
Work from Home -27 58 £494 -1.25% 45
Midlands +38 40 £425 -5.56% 15
West Midlands +25 36 £450 - 9
North of England +71 33 £450 -5.26% 25
South East +91 32 £513 +9.63% 33
North West +37 21 £450 -10.00% 8
Yorkshire +72 11 £446 +11.56% 17
South West -9 7 £450 -5.26% 12
East Midlands +63 4 £371 -7.19% 6
East of England +51 3 £200 -57.89% 12
Wales +35 1 £450 - 2
North East +33 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 September 2020, 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.

1 309 (100.00%) CRM
2 189 (61.17%) Microsoft
3 164 (53.07%) Dynamics 365
4 120 (38.83%) C#
5 108 (34.95%) Azure
6 107 (34.63%) Agile Software Development
7 91 (29.45%) JavaScript
8 82 (26.54%) Power Platform
9 79 (25.57%) Migration
10 67 (21.68%) .NET
11 64 (20.71%) SharePoint
12 63 (20.39%) SQL
13 62 (20.06%) Data Migration
14 55 (17.80%) Public Sector
15 50 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
16 49 (15.86%) Test Automation
17 48 (15.53%) Digital Transformation Programme
18 44 (14.24%) Workflow
18 44 (14.24%) Continuous Integration
19 42 (13.59%) Power Automate
20 40 (12.94%) Logic Apps
21 39 (12.62%) DevOps
22 38 (12.30%) PowerApps
23 37 (11.97%) SQL Server
24 33 (10.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 31 (10.03%) Selenium
26 30 (9.71%) Power BI
27 29 (9.39%) Finance
28 26 (8.41%) Data Quality
29 25 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management

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 64 (20.71%) SharePoint
2 19 (6.15%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (3.24%) IIS
4 9 (2.91%) CMS
5 5 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (1.62%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.97%) WordPress
7 2 (0.65%) Confluence
7 2 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (2.59%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.62%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.65%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 20 (6.47%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.94%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.65%) Magento
3 2 (0.65%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.32%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.32%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.32%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.32%) Raiser's Edge
4 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.32%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.32%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.32%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 164 (53.07%) Dynamics 365
2 108 (34.95%) Azure
3 82 (26.54%) Power Platform
4 42 (13.59%) Power Automate
5 40 (12.94%) Logic Apps
6 38 (12.30%) PowerApps
7 20 (6.47%) AWS
8 17 (5.50%) Office 365
9 12 (3.88%) SaaS
9 12 (3.88%) Serverless
10 11 (3.56%) Azure Functions
11 8 (2.59%) PaaS
12 7 (2.27%) IaaS
13 6 (1.94%) Amazon S3
13 6 (1.94%) Amazon SQS
14 5 (1.62%) Boomi
15 4 (1.29%) BrowserStack
16 3 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
17 2 (0.65%) Azure Data Factory
18 1 (0.32%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.94%) HTTP
2 5 (1.62%) Internet
2 5 (1.62%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (0.97%) Skype
4 2 (0.65%) Intranet
5 1 (0.32%) DNS
5 1 (0.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (11.97%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (9.71%) Power BI
4 12 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (2.91%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (2.27%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.94%) Amazon Aurora
7 6 (1.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (1.94%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (1.62%) EDRMS
9 4 (1.29%) Big Data
9 4 (1.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.29%) GIS
9 4 (1.29%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.29%) ZAP BI
10 2 (0.65%) Data Lake
10 2 (0.65%) Snowflake Schema
10 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.32%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 31 (10.03%) Selenium
2 24 (7.77%) Visual Studio
3 18 (5.83%) TeamCity
4 14 (4.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (4.21%) Visual Studio Team System
6 7 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (1.94%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.62%) Git (software)
8 5 (1.62%) JMeter
8 5 (1.62%) JUnit
9 4 (1.29%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.29%) Maven
10 3 (0.97%) JIRA
10 3 (0.97%) Postman
10 3 (0.97%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.65%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.32%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.32%) Toad
General
1 55 (17.80%) Public Sector
2 29 (9.39%) Finance
3 21 (6.80%) Marketing
4 12 (3.88%) Back Office
5 8 (2.59%) Local Government
5 8 (2.59%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.27%) Advertising
7 5 (1.62%) Electronics
7 5 (1.62%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.65%) Banking
8 2 (0.65%) Housing Association
8 2 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.65%) Retail
9 1 (0.32%) Billing
9 1 (0.32%) French Language
Job Titles
1 116 (37.54%) Developer
2 55 (17.80%) CRM Developer
3 45 (14.56%) Consultant
4 43 (13.92%) Microsoft Developer
5 39 (12.62%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 37 (11.97%) Analyst
7 36 (11.65%) Architect
8 25 (8.09%) CRM Consultant
9 20 (6.47%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
10 16 (5.18%) Business Analyst
11 14 (4.53%) Functional Consultant
12 13 (4.21%) CRM Architect
13 12 (3.88%) Project Manager
13 12 (3.88%) Tester
14 11 (3.56%) CRM Analyst
14 11 (3.56%) Technical Architect
15 10 (3.24%) CRM Business Analyst
15 10 (3.24%) CRM Manager
15 10 (3.24%) Data Analyst
15 10 (3.24%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (21.68%) .NET
2 24 (7.77%) HTML
3 23 (7.44%) CSS
4 22 (7.12%) Web Services
5 15 (4.85%) JSON
5 15 (4.85%) REST
6 11 (3.56%) ASP.NET
6 11 (3.56%) XML
7 10 (3.24%) SOAP
8 9 (2.91%) jQuery
8 9 (2.91%) RESTful
9 8 (2.59%) .NET Framework
9 8 (2.59%) J2EE
10 6 (1.94%) HTML5
10 6 (1.94%) React
11 5 (1.62%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (1.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (1.29%) Gherkin
12 4 (1.29%) OAuth
13 3 (0.97%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (3.88%) User Experience
2 6 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (1.94%) Virtual Team
3 4 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (0.97%) FMCG
4 3 (0.97%) Private Cloud
5 2 (0.65%) Blog
5 2 (0.65%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.32%) iPad
6 1 (0.32%) iPhone
6 1 (0.32%) Life Science
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (0.32%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.32%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.32%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.32%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.83%) Windows
2 10 (3.24%) Windows Server
3 6 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.29%) Solaris
5 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2019
6 2 (0.65%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.32%) Linux
7 1 (0.32%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (100.00%) CRM
2 107 (34.63%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (25.57%) Migration
4 62 (20.06%) Data Migration
5 50 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
6 49 (15.86%) Test Automation
7 48 (15.53%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 44 (14.24%) Continuous Integration
8 44 (14.24%) Workflow
9 39 (12.62%) DevOps
10 25 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (7.44%) Scrum
11 23 (7.44%) Service Design
12 21 (6.80%) ERP
12 21 (6.80%) Workflow Development
13 15 (4.85%) Waterfall
14 14 (4.53%) Problem-Solving
14 14 (4.53%) Project Delivery
15 12 (3.88%) Case Management
15 12 (3.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 120 (38.83%) C#
2 91 (29.45%) JavaScript
3 63 (20.39%) SQL
4 16 (5.18%) Java
5 10 (3.24%) VB.NET
6 7 (2.27%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.62%) TypeScript
8 4 (1.29%) C
8 4 (1.29%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.97%) Ruby
10 2 (0.65%) Python
11 1 (0.32%) DataFlex
11 1 (0.32%) PHP
11 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (7.77%) Security Cleared
2 18 (5.83%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.21%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (1.62%) Degree
5 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.29%) TOGAF Certification
6 3 (0.97%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.65%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.65%) MCAD
7 2 (0.65%) MCITP
7 2 (0.65%) MCPD
7 2 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.32%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.32%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.41%) Data Quality
2 13 (4.21%) QA
3 2 (0.65%) SLA
4 1 (0.32%) COBIT
4 1 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.32%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (2.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.65%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.32%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.32%) Nexpose
2 1 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 189 (61.17%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.80%) Salesforce.com
2 21 (6.80%) SAP
3 18 (5.83%) Oracle
4 6 (1.94%) Informatica
5 5 (1.62%) Dell
6 4 (1.29%) IBM
6 4 (1.29%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.29%) Sun
7 3 (0.97%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.65%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.65%) Databricks
8 2 (0.65%) Google
8 2 (0.65%) hybris
8 2 (0.65%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.65%) Orchard
8 2 (0.65%) Sage
8 2 (0.65%) Tableau
9 1 (0.32%) Adyen
9 1 (0.32%) DocuSign