Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 2018 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 254 237 201
Rank change year-on-year -17 -36 +16
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 1,096 1,139 1,383
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.05% 1.11% 1.33%
As % of the Business Applications category 16.98% 13.79% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 758 767 1,004
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £325 £310 £304
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.94% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 5
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £16.48 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.92% -5.86% -50.00%
10th Percentile £12.75 £10.18 £14.55
90th Percentile £26.00 £30.60 £26.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £10.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +47.62% -40.00% -50.00%

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 6,454 8,257 8,715
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.20% 8.07% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,762 4,892 5,190
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.95% +0.57%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £300
90th Percentile £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 88 96
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -6.45% +3.33%
10th Percentile £11.69 £12.43 £10.23
90th Percentile £69.08 £64.67 £99.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £27.75 £31.00
% change year-on-year +4.50% -10.48% +12.73%

Dynamics CRM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 20 November 2018.

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 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Dynamics CRM in the UK

Dynamics CRM
Top 17 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 20 November 2018. 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 -16 1,002 £450 - 501
UK excluding London +29 704 £438 +2.94% 397
London -83 379 £484 +7.56% 133
North of England +19 228 £445 -1.11% 95
North West +52 179 £450 - 58
Midlands +3 124 £450 +5.88% 106
South East -33 121 £450 +12.50% 68
West Midlands -5 109 £450 +5.88% 82
South West +5 76 £425 - 55
East of England +42 70 £425 -5.56% 45
Scotland +7 56 £450 +20.00% 16
Yorkshire -30 32 £369 -13.24% 32
North East -18 18 £350 -27.84% 5
Wales -18 14 £415 +0.61% 13
East Midlands +6 12 £425 -22.73% 24
Northern Ireland +46 10 £425 +21.43%
Channel Islands - 5 - -

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 1,096 (100.00%) CRM
2 731 (66.70%) Microsoft
3 502 (45.80%) Dynamics 365
4 359 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
5 352 (32.12%) C#
6 328 (29.93%) .NET
7 267 (24.36%) JavaScript
8 253 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
9 227 (20.71%) SQL
10 193 (17.61%) Finance
11 180 (16.42%) SQL Server
12 133 (12.14%) Workflow
13 128 (11.68%) Scrum
13 128 (11.68%) SharePoint
14 127 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
15 125 (11.41%) Migration
16 124 (11.31%) HTML
17 109 (9.95%) Project Management
17 109 (9.95%) Stakeholder Management
18 104 (9.49%) ASP.NET
19 103 (9.40%) Test Automation
20 100 (9.12%) Visual Studio
21 97 (8.85%) CSS
22 90 (8.21%) Office 365
23 86 (7.85%) Marketing
24 83 (7.57%) Team Foundation Server
25 79 (7.21%) Business Analysis
26 78 (7.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 76 (6.93%) Dynamics AX
28 74 (6.75%) SQL Server Integration Services

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
1 128 (11.68%) SharePoint
2 47 (4.29%) BizTalk Server
3 36 (3.28%) CMS
4 26 (2.37%) NServiceBus
5 13 (1.19%) IIS
5 13 (1.19%) Umbraco
6 10 (0.91%) MS Exchange
7 8 (0.73%) Drupal
8 7 (0.64%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.36%) SAP Portal
9 4 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.27%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.27%) Confluence
10 3 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.27%) Mule
11 2 (0.18%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 47 (4.29%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (2.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (0.55%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.091%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.091%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 76 (6.93%) Dynamics AX
2 44 (4.01%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (1.00%) NetSuite
4 6 (0.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.27%) Scribe Insight
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle CRM On Demand
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.091%) BigMachines
7 1 (0.091%) Dynamics SL
7 1 (0.091%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.091%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.091%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.091%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.091%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.091%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.091%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.091%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 502 (45.80%) Dynamics 365
2 253 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 90 (8.21%) Office 365
4 41 (3.74%) SaaS
5 28 (2.55%) PaaS
6 19 (1.73%) IaaS
7 16 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
9 14 (1.28%) Yammer
10 13 (1.19%) OneDrive
11 12 (1.09%) Azure Data Factory
12 9 (0.82%) Boomi
13 7 (0.64%) Azure Functions
13 7 (0.64%) Serverless
14 6 (0.55%) BrowserStack
15 3 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
15 3 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
15 3 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
15 3 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
15 3 (0.27%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.65%) Internet
2 10 (0.91%) Intranet
3 8 (0.73%) Skype
4 7 (0.64%) LAN
5 6 (0.55%) DHCP
5 6 (0.55%) VPN
6 5 (0.46%) DNS
6 5 (0.46%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (0.46%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.46%) WAN
7 4 (0.36%) Firewall
7 4 (0.36%) SNMP
8 3 (0.27%) Network Security
9 2 (0.18%) PBX
9 2 (0.18%) Wireless
10 1 (0.091%) HTTP
10 1 (0.091%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.091%) NAS
10 1 (0.091%) PABX
10 1 (0.091%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (16.42%) SQL Server
2 78 (7.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 74 (6.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 55 (5.02%) Power BI
5 23 (2.10%) Azure SQL Database
6 18 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
7 16 (1.46%) MySQL
8 14 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (1.09%) Big Data
9 12 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (0.91%) Relational Database
10 10 (0.91%) SQL Server 2016
11 7 (0.64%) Hadoop
11 7 (0.64%) NoSQL
11 7 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.55%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (0.55%) SSDT
12 6 (0.55%) ZAP BI
13 5 (0.46%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 100 (9.12%) Visual Studio
2 83 (7.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 54 (4.93%) Visual Studio Team System
4 52 (4.74%) Selenium
5 45 (4.11%) JIRA
6 40 (3.65%) Git (software)
7 20 (1.82%) JMeter
7 20 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
8 19 (1.73%) Jenkins
9 18 (1.64%) TeamCity
10 16 (1.46%) Cucumber
10 16 (1.46%) JUnit
11 15 (1.37%) Maven
12 14 (1.28%) Bitbucket
12 14 (1.28%) gulp
13 3 (0.27%) MSTest
13 3 (0.27%) SoapUI
13 3 (0.27%) SpecFlow
13 3 (0.27%) Subversion
14 2 (0.18%) JIRA Agile
General
1 193 (17.61%) Finance
2 86 (7.85%) Marketing
3 48 (4.38%) Banking
4 34 (3.10%) Back Office
5 32 (2.92%) Manufacturing
6 28 (2.55%) Advertising
7 26 (2.37%) Retail
8 25 (2.28%) Electronics
8 25 (2.28%) Telecoms
9 19 (1.73%) Legal
10 10 (0.91%) Local Government
11 9 (0.82%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.73%) Billing
12 8 (0.73%) Law
13 6 (0.55%) Automotive
13 6 (0.55%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.36%) Front Office
14 4 (0.36%) Games
14 4 (0.36%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.18%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 430 (39.23%) Developer
2 249 (22.72%) CRM Developer
3 212 (19.34%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 176 (16.06%) Microsoft Developer
5 173 (15.78%) Analyst
6 132 (12.04%) Consultant
7 110 (10.04%) Architect
8 94 (8.58%) Business Analyst
9 87 (7.94%) Project Manager
10 81 (7.39%) CRM Consultant
11 78 (7.12%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
12 68 (6.20%) CRM Analyst
13 60 (5.47%) Solutions Architect
14 46 (4.20%) .NET Developer
14 46 (4.20%) Microsoft Consultant
15 45 (4.11%) CRM Business Analyst
16 44 (4.01%) CRM Manager
17 40 (3.65%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
18 36 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM Business Analyst
19 35 (3.19%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 328 (29.93%) .NET
2 124 (11.31%) HTML
3 104 (9.49%) ASP.NET
4 97 (8.85%) CSS
5 71 (6.48%) Web Services
6 60 (5.47%) ASP.NET Web API
7 55 (5.02%) XML
8 49 (4.47%) SOAP
9 43 (3.92%) WCF
10 41 (3.74%) jQuery
11 35 (3.19%) .NET Framework
12 31 (2.83%) REST
12 31 (2.83%) RESTful
13 27 (2.46%) ASP.NET MVC
13 27 (2.46%) HTML5
14 25 (2.28%) AngularJS
15 24 (2.19%) JSON
16 15 (1.37%) Node.js
17 13 (1.19%) J2EE
18 12 (1.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 53 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
3 27 (2.46%) User Experience
4 23 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (2.01%) Management Information System
6 9 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (0.73%) Fintech
8 7 (0.64%) Computer Science
9 6 (0.55%) Mobile App
9 6 (0.55%) PMI
9 6 (0.55%) Reference Data
9 6 (0.55%) Social Media
10 4 (0.36%) FMCG
11 3 (0.27%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.18%) Clustering
12 2 (0.18%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.18%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.18%) Equities
12 2 (0.18%) iPhone
12 2 (0.18%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 36 (3.28%) Windows
2 18 (1.64%) Windows Server
3 12 (1.09%) Linux
4 10 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (0.82%) Unix
6 8 (0.73%) Apple iOS
6 8 (0.73%) Windows 10
7 6 (0.55%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.46%) Android
8 5 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.36%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.27%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.18%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.091%) Solaris
12 1 (0.091%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,096 (100.00%) CRM
2 359 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (12.14%) Workflow
4 128 (11.68%) Scrum
5 127 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
6 125 (11.41%) Migration
7 109 (9.95%) Project Management
7 109 (9.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 103 (9.40%) Test Automation
9 79 (7.21%) Business Analysis
10 74 (6.75%) Case Management
11 72 (6.57%) DevOps
12 70 (6.39%) Data Migration
13 64 (5.84%) ITIL
14 60 (5.47%) ERP
15 59 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
16 54 (4.93%) User Acceptance Testing
17 53 (4.84%) Data Modelling
18 49 (4.47%) TDD
18 49 (4.47%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 352 (32.12%) C#
2 267 (24.36%) JavaScript
3 227 (20.71%) SQL
4 47 (4.29%) Java
5 42 (3.83%) T-SQL
6 38 (3.47%) PowerShell
7 17 (1.55%) Python
8 15 (1.37%) PHP
9 11 (1.00%) Ruby
10 9 (0.82%) Scala
11 8 (0.73%) TypeScript
12 7 (0.64%) VB.NET
13 6 (0.55%) VB
14 5 (0.46%) C
14 5 (0.46%) X++
15 4 (0.36%) C++
15 4 (0.36%) VB6
16 3 (0.27%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.27%) VBA
17 2 (0.18%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 50 (4.56%) Security Cleared
2 47 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (2.74%) Degree
4 28 (2.55%) SC Cleared
5 12 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
6 11 (1.00%) ISEB
6 11 (1.00%) PMI Certification
7 8 (0.73%) PMP
8 7 (0.64%) DBS Check
8 7 (0.64%) TOGAF Certification
9 6 (0.55%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.46%) APMP
10 5 (0.46%) MCP
11 4 (0.36%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.36%) MCSE
11 4 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.27%) Computer Science Degree
13 2 (0.18%) APMG
13 2 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.84%) QA
2 26 (2.37%) Data Quality
3 16 (1.46%) GDPR
4 12 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.46%) Actionable Recommendations
5 5 (0.46%) PMO
6 3 (0.27%) SLA
6 3 (0.27%) WCAG
7 1 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (3.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.46%) Docker
4 4 (0.36%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.091%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.091%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (0.55%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (0.46%) SCCM
3 4 (0.36%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (0.36%) OVSD
4 3 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.18%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.091%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.091%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.091%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 731 (66.70%) Microsoft
2 59 (5.38%) Oracle
3 54 (4.93%) SAP
4 45 (4.11%) Salesforce.com
5 21 (1.92%) Sitecore
6 18 (1.64%) MuleSoft
7 9 (0.82%) VMware
8 8 (0.73%) Dell
8 8 (0.73%) Informatica
8 8 (0.73%) JD Edwards
9 7 (0.64%) Workday
10 6 (0.55%) Tableau
11 5 (0.46%) HP
11 5 (0.46%) Marketo
11 5 (0.46%) Sage
12 4 (0.36%) Apple
12 4 (0.36%) Avaya
12 4 (0.36%) Mercator
12 4 (0.36%) Siebel
12 4 (0.36%) Twitter