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 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Dynamics CRM (formerly Microsoft CRM)
UK
Rank 166 176 197
Rank change year-on-year +10 +21  
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 684 750 625
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.52% 1.41% 1.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 17.87% 17.64% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 546 426
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 £313 £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 2
Median hourly rate £50.63 £19.50 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +159.68% -33.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £15.70 £18.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.13 £26.00 £40.30
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 3828 4251 4712
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.52% 7.99% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2316 2561 2635
Median daily rate £450 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £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 40
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 £15.92 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £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 27 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 27 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 27 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 +15 662 £450 +5.88% 148
London +25 315 £450 - 79
South East +16 99 £438 -2.77% 24
North West +18 78 £425 - 11
City of London +20 62 £450 -5.26% 19
West Midlands +37 55 £450 +12.50% 7
South West +30 42 £400 +4.91% 5
East of England -28 38 £450 - 9
Buckinghamshire +27 36 £479 +0.73% 1
Manchester +9 31 £400 +6.80% 8
Berkshire +12 30 £450 - 4
Milton Keynes - 29 £489 -
Bristol +32 28 £410 -24.59% 2
Birmingham +13 20 £450 +9.09% 4
Yorkshire -45 18 £500 +33.33% 3
Merseyside -4 16 £465 +3.27% 2
Scotland +31 15 £375 - 3
Liverpool -4 15 £455 +1.05% 2
West Yorkshire -4 14 £500 +25.00% 2
Reading +7 13 £463 +1.36% 1
Coventry +5 12 £458 +1.66%
Essex +4 11 £450 +28.57%
Hertfordshire +5 10 £525 +16.66% 4
West Sussex 0 10 £488 -7.14% 2
North East -19 10 £375 -9.63% 2
Lancashire +20 9 £375 -18.91%
Cambridge +6 9 £400 -23.80% 1
Cambridgeshire -3 9 £400 -23.07% 1
Cheshire +23 8 £488 +18.90% 1
Glasgow +2 8 £375 -3.22% 2

Dynamics CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 1369 (100.00%) CRM
2 1061 (77.50%) Microsoft
3 453 (33.09%) .NET
4 418 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
5 365 (26.66%) C#
6 317 (23.16%) MS Excel
7 303 (22.13%) JavaScript
8 300 (21.91%) SQL Server
9 257 (18.77%) SQL
10 236 (17.24%) SharePoint
11 220 (16.07%) Microsoft Azure
12 217 (15.85%) Finance
13 186 (13.59%) Migration
14 166 (12.13%) HTML
15 146 (10.66%) WCF
16 141 (10.30%) BizTalk Server
17 137 (10.01%) Web Services
17 137 (10.01%) Windows
18 136 (9.93%) Data Migration
19 134 (9.79%) Visual Studio
20 131 (9.57%) Scrum
21 130 (9.50%) CSS
22 128 (9.35%) ASP.NET
23 123 (8.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 122 (8.91%) Advertising
25 116 (8.47%) SAP
26 106 (7.74%) Project Management
27 105 (7.67%) ERP
27 105 (7.67%) Business Intelligence
27 105 (7.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Dynamics CRM
Top Related 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 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 141 (10.30%) BizTalk Server
3 67 (4.89%) IIS
4 50 (3.65%) Skype for Business
5 15 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 14 (1.02%) MS Exchange
7 12 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (0.73%) CMS
9 8 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (0.51%) Umbraco
10 7 (0.51%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.29%) NServiceBus
12 4 (0.29%) SugarCRM
13 3 (0.22%) Apache
13 3 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.15%) Kentico
14 2 (0.15%) Moodle
14 2 (0.15%) MQSeries
Applications
1 317 (23.16%) MS Excel
2 41 (2.99%) MS Office
3 35 (2.56%) MS Project
4 16 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (1.02%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.22%) InDesign
7 3 (0.22%) InVision
7 3 (0.22%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.22%) UXPin
8 2 (0.15%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 97 (7.09%) Dynamics AX
2 21 (1.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (0.80%) Dynamics GP
4 10 (0.73%) Adobe Campaign
5 8 (0.58%) Unica
6 5 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.37%) SAP HCM
7 4 (0.29%) NetSuite
7 4 (0.29%) 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
8 3 (0.22%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.15%) Magento
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.15%) PeopleSoft CRM
9 2 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 220 (16.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 98 (7.16%) Office 365
3 55 (4.02%) IaaS
4 51 (3.73%) PaaS
5 37 (2.70%) Yammer
6 23 (1.68%) SaaS
6 23 (1.68%) SuccessFactors
7 13 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
7 13 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (0.51%) Adobe Analytics
9 6 (0.44%) Boomi
10 4 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.22%) GitHub
12 2 (0.15%) Veeva
13 1 (0.073%) AdWords
13 1 (0.073%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.073%) Force.com
13 1 (0.073%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.073%) iPaaS
13 1 (0.073%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.39%) Internet
2 16 (1.17%) DNS
2 16 (1.17%) Firewall
3 8 (0.58%) VoIP
4 7 (0.51%) HTTPS
5 6 (0.44%) X.509
6 5 (0.37%) VPN
6 5 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (0.29%) HTTP
7 4 (0.29%) Intranet
7 4 (0.29%) Network Security
8 3 (0.22%) DHCP
8 3 (0.22%) Skype
8 3 (0.22%) WAN
9 2 (0.15%) Extranet
9 2 (0.15%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.073%) DSL
10 1 (0.073%) MPLS
10 1 (0.073%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (0.073%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 300 (21.91%) SQL Server
2 123 (8.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 105 (7.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 62 (4.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 44 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (1.68%) Power BI
7 21 (1.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 20 (1.46%) Relational Database
9 19 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
12 12 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
13 10 (0.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 8 (0.58%) Oracle Database
15 7 (0.51%) Hadoop
16 5 (0.37%) MySQL
17 4 (0.29%) Azure SQL Database
17 4 (0.29%) Redis
18 3 (0.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 134 (9.79%) Visual Studio
2 92 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 74 (5.41%) Visual Studio Team System
4 51 (3.73%) JIRA
5 12 (0.88%) MSTest
5 12 (0.88%) NUnit
6 10 (0.73%) TeamCity
7 9 (0.66%) Cucumber
7 9 (0.66%) Selenium
8 6 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (0.44%) SpecFlow
9 5 (0.37%) Axure RP
9 5 (0.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 5 (0.37%) Git (software)
10 4 (0.29%) CruiseControl
10 4 (0.29%) ReSharper
11 3 (0.22%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.15%) FxCop
12 2 (0.15%) StyleCop
12 2 (0.15%) WebDriver
General
1 217 (15.85%) Finance
2 122 (8.91%) Advertising
3 79 (5.77%) Marketing
4 64 (4.67%) Retail
5 48 (3.51%) Banking
6 20 (1.46%) Manufacturing
7 19 (1.39%) Legal
8 13 (0.95%) Law
9 10 (0.73%) Telecoms
10 9 (0.66%) Local Government
11 6 (0.44%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.37%) Front Office
13 4 (0.29%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.22%) Automotive
14 3 (0.22%) Electronics
14 3 (0.22%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.15%) Billing
15 2 (0.15%) Publishing
16 1 (0.073%) Private Banking
16 1 (0.073%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 529 (38.64%) Developer
2 405 (29.58%) CRM Developer
3 306 (22.35%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 220 (16.07%) Consultant
4 220 (16.07%) Microsoft Developer
5 188 (13.73%) Analyst
6 169 (12.34%) CRM Consultant
7 152 (11.10%) Architect
8 139 (10.15%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
9 117 (8.55%) CRM Analyst
10 116 (8.47%) Microsoft Consultant
11 105 (7.67%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
12 100 (7.30%) CRM Architect
13 91 (6.65%) Project Manager
14 87 (6.36%) Business Analyst
15 81 (5.92%) Dynamics CRM Architect
16 80 (5.84%) Solutions Architect
17 72 (5.26%) CRM Manager
18 54 (3.94%) CRM Business Analyst
19 53 (3.87%) CRM Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 453 (33.09%) .NET
2 166 (12.13%) HTML
3 146 (10.66%) WCF
4 137 (10.01%) Web Services
5 130 (9.50%) CSS
6 128 (9.35%) ASP.NET
7 97 (7.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 95 (6.94%) .NET Framework
9 47 (3.43%) COM
10 45 (3.29%) XML
11 38 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
12 36 (2.63%) jQuery
13 23 (1.68%) AngularJS
14 22 (1.61%) REST
15 18 (1.31%) Entity Framework
15 18 (1.31%) RESTful
16 17 (1.24%) JSON
17 16 (1.17%) HTML5
17 16 (1.17%) SOAP
18 10 (0.73%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 88 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (2.34%) Mobile App
3 19 (1.39%) User Experience
4 18 (1.31%) Management Information System
5 15 (1.10%) Public Cloud
6 11 (0.80%) iPad
7 9 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (0.58%) Computer Science
8 8 (0.58%) Fintech
9 7 (0.51%) 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 (0.29%) EPoS
12 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Licensing
12 4 (0.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 137 (10.01%) Windows
2 34 (2.48%) Windows Server
3 21 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (0.95%) Unix
6 9 (0.66%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.66%) Windows 10
7 7 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.15%) Linux
9 1 (0.073%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.073%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1369 (100.00%) CRM
2 418 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
3 186 (13.59%) Migration
4 136 (9.93%) Data Migration
5 131 (9.57%) Scrum
6 106 (7.74%) Project Management
7 105 (7.67%) Business Intelligence
7 105 (7.67%) ERP
8 98 (7.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 97 (7.09%) Business Analysis
10 83 (6.06%) MVC
11 77 (5.62%) TDD
12 58 (4.24%) Waterfall
13 57 (4.16%) Case Management
14 51 (3.73%) Data Management
15 50 (3.65%) Document Management
16 49 (3.58%) PRINCE2
17 48 (3.51%) SDLC
18 44 (3.21%) Data Modelling
18 44 (3.21%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 365 (26.66%) C#
2 303 (22.13%) JavaScript
3 257 (18.77%) SQL
4 42 (3.07%) T-SQL
5 30 (2.19%) Java
6 26 (1.90%) C++
7 20 (1.46%) PowerShell
8 10 (0.73%) PHP
9 8 (0.58%) C
10 5 (0.37%) Ruby
10 5 (0.37%) VB
11 4 (0.29%) TypeScript
11 4 (0.29%) 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 (0.073%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.073%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 105 (7.67%) Security Cleared
2 93 (6.79%) SC Cleared
3 48 (3.51%) DV Cleared
4 41 (2.99%) Degree
5 24 (1.75%) ISEB
6 18 (1.31%) PMP
6 18 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 17 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (1.24%) PMI Certification
8 15 (1.10%) ISTQB
9 7 (0.51%) MCSE
10 6 (0.44%) DBS Check
11 5 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.37%) MAPM
11 5 (0.37%) MCTS
12 4 (0.29%) CISA
12 4 (0.29%) CISM
12 4 (0.29%) CISSP
12 4 (0.29%) MCP
12 4 (0.29%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.63%) QA
2 16 (1.17%) PMO
3 4 (0.29%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.29%) SLA
4 2 (0.15%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.073%) PMBOK
System Software
1 75 (5.48%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.95%) Hyper-V
3 10 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (0.22%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.073%) 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 (0.073%) Control-M
5 1 (0.073%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.073%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.073%) OVSD
5 1 (0.073%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.073%) vMotion
Vendors
1 1061 (77.50%) Microsoft
2 116 (8.47%) SAP
3 92 (6.72%) Salesforce.com
4 86 (6.28%) Oracle
5 36 (2.63%) Infor
6 18 (1.31%) Adobe
7 12 (0.88%) VMware
8 9 (0.66%) IBM
8 9 (0.66%) Siebel
9 8 (0.58%) PeopleSoft
10 7 (0.51%) Dell
10 7 (0.51%) JD Edwards
11 6 (0.44%) iManage
12 5 (0.37%) Juniper
12 5 (0.37%) Sitecore
13 4 (0.29%) Citrix
13 4 (0.29%) HP
13 4 (0.29%) Northgate
14 3 (0.22%) Capita
14 3 (0.22%) Xamarin
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £190 - £220 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
British Red Cross
Rate: £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + n/a
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerton, Somerset
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Square One Resources
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £430 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Rate: £46000.00 to £50000.00 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £410.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago