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 May 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
27 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 201 179
Rank change year-on-year -26 -22  
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 493 679 746
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.08% 1.24% 1.37%
As % of the Business Applications category 12.97% 15.52% 16.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 477 489
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £329 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £414 £375
% change year-on-year +1.51% +10.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 5
Median hourly rate £51.25 £24.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +113.54% +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £15.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £26.00 £19.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £10.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +450.00% -44.44%  

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 3801 4376 4604
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.35% 8.02% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2219 2691 2601
Median daily rate £450 £440 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 44 45
Median hourly rate £34.25 £26.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.73% +15.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £10.00 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £50.50 £45.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.77 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +16.21% +44.44%  

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 May 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 27 May 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 May 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 -19 475 £440 +3.52% 173
London +3 230 £450 - 74
South East 0 65 £394 -12.01% 33
City of London +9 51 £438 -2.77% 13
East of England +5 45 £450 +2.85% 11
South West +12 36 £410 +6.49% 9
North West -14 36 £425 -5.55% 8
West Midlands +16 32 £425 +3.03% 17
Berkshire +31 29 £425 - 4
Bristol +23 25 £410 -41.42% 5
Manchester +8 17 £450 +9.09% 5
Cambridgeshire +15 14 £438 -7.16% 1
Essex +5 14 £500 +37.93% 2
Birmingham +12 13 £463 +12.18% 8
Buckinghamshire - 13 £406 - 2
Reading +9 12 £475 +14.45% 3
East Midlands -4 12 £425 -5.55% 4
Scotland +49 10 £375 +25.00% 1
Oxfordshire +5 9 £265 -41.11% 9
West Yorkshire -16 9 £550 +37.50% 3
Yorkshire -51 9 £550 +37.50% 3
Milton Keynes - 9 £325 - 1
North East +46 8 £330 -4.34% 8
Cambridge +14 8 £425 -24.77% 1
Edinburgh +22 7 £375 +25.00%
Lancashire +2 7 £463 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +57 6 £360 +10.76% 6
Tyne and Wear +54 6 £360 +4.34% 6
Hertfordshire +5 6 £488 +2.63% 4
Derbyshire -12 6 £425 -15.00% 1

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 1273 (100.00%) CRM
2 962 (75.57%) Microsoft
3 423 (33.23%) .NET
4 382 (30.01%) Agile Software Development
5 324 (25.45%) C#
6 272 (21.37%) JavaScript
7 257 (20.19%) SQL Server
8 238 (18.70%) SQL
9 216 (16.97%) Finance
10 207 (16.26%) SharePoint
11 192 (15.08%) Microsoft Azure
12 165 (12.96%) Migration
13 143 (11.23%) WCF
14 140 (11.00%) Scrum
14 140 (11.00%) HTML
15 135 (10.60%) Visual Studio
15 135 (10.60%) Dynamics 365
16 134 (10.53%) ASP.NET
17 132 (10.37%) Project Management
18 129 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
19 122 (9.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 120 (9.43%) Data Migration
21 116 (9.11%) Web Services
22 115 (9.03%) Windows
23 113 (8.88%) CSS
24 112 (8.80%) ERP
25 101 (7.93%) ASP.NET Web API
26 99 (7.78%) Business Intelligence
26 99 (7.78%) SAP
27 95 (7.46%) BizTalk Server

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
1 207 (16.26%) SharePoint
2 95 (7.46%) BizTalk Server
3 61 (4.79%) IIS
4 35 (2.75%) Skype for Business
5 17 (1.34%) CMS
6 15 (1.18%) MS Exchange
7 11 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 9 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (0.47%) DNN
11 6 (0.47%) Umbraco
11 6 (0.47%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.31%) Confluence
12 4 (0.31%) Drupal
12 4 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (0.24%) Apache
14 2 (0.16%) SAS
Applications
1 37 (2.91%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (2.28%) Microsoft Project
3 26 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
4 15 (1.18%) MS Visio
5 13 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.16%) Camtasia
6 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 86 (6.76%) Dynamics AX
2 30 (2.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 15 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 13 (1.02%) Dynamics GP
5 9 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
6 8 (0.63%) Adobe Campaign
7 6 (0.47%) Unica
8 5 (0.39%) NetSuite
8 5 (0.39%) SAP CRM
8 5 (0.39%) SAP HCM
9 4 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 4 (0.31%) Temenos T24
9 4 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
10 3 (0.24%) Dynamics SL
10 3 (0.24%) Oracle Assets
10 3 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
11 2 (0.16%) Changepoint
11 2 (0.16%) Magento
11 2 (0.16%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 192 (15.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 135 (10.60%) Dynamics 365
3 76 (5.97%) Office 365
4 54 (4.24%) IaaS
5 52 (4.08%) PaaS
6 23 (1.81%) Yammer
7 21 (1.65%) SaaS
8 13 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
8 13 (1.02%) SuccessFactors
9 8 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (0.47%) Adobe Analytics
10 6 (0.47%) Boomi
11 3 (0.24%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.16%) GitHub
12 2 (0.16%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 1 (0.079%) CloudSense
13 1 (0.079%) iPaaS
13 1 (0.079%) MailChimp
13 1 (0.079%) Mimecast
13 1 (0.079%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.73%) Internet
2 15 (1.18%) DNS
3 13 (1.02%) Firewall
4 9 (0.71%) Skype
5 7 (0.55%) DHCP
6 6 (0.47%) HTTPS
6 6 (0.47%) Intranet
6 6 (0.47%) VoIP
7 5 (0.39%) X.509
8 4 (0.31%) HTTP
8 4 (0.31%) Network Security
8 4 (0.31%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.31%) VPN
8 4 (0.31%) WAN
9 2 (0.16%) DSL
9 2 (0.16%) Extranet
9 2 (0.16%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.16%) MPLS
9 2 (0.16%) VRRP
9 2 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (20.19%) SQL Server
2 122 (9.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 78 (6.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 56 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 36 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 24 (1.89%) Power BI
7 21 (1.65%) Relational Database
8 15 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
9 13 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
10 11 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (0.55%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.47%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.39%) QlikView
15 4 (0.31%) Data Mining
16 2 (0.16%) DB2
16 2 (0.16%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 135 (10.60%) Visual Studio
2 92 (7.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 67 (5.26%) JIRA
4 66 (5.18%) Visual Studio Team System
5 12 (0.94%) MSTest
5 12 (0.94%) NUnit
6 9 (0.71%) TeamCity
7 7 (0.55%) Selenium
7 7 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (0.47%) Cucumber
8 6 (0.47%) SpecFlow
9 5 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (0.31%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.24%) Axure RP
11 3 (0.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 3 (0.24%) CruiseControl
11 3 (0.24%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.24%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.24%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.24%) TestRail
General
1 216 (16.97%) Finance
2 81 (6.36%) Advertising
3 72 (5.66%) Marketing
4 55 (4.32%) Banking
5 53 (4.16%) Retail
6 26 (2.04%) Legal
7 24 (1.89%) Manufacturing
8 20 (1.57%) Telecoms
9 18 (1.41%) Local Government
10 14 (1.10%) Electronics
10 14 (1.10%) Law
11 12 (0.94%) Back Office
12 6 (0.47%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.47%) Publishing
13 5 (0.39%) Automotive
14 4 (0.31%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.31%) Private Banking
15 3 (0.24%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.16%) Billing
16 2 (0.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 484 (38.02%) Developer
2 369 (28.99%) CRM Developer
3 271 (21.29%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 203 (15.95%) Consultant
5 201 (15.79%) Microsoft Developer
6 183 (14.38%) Analyst
7 148 (11.63%) CRM Consultant
8 120 (9.43%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
9 117 (9.19%) Architect
10 111 (8.72%) Project Manager
11 105 (8.25%) Microsoft Consultant
12 104 (8.17%) CRM Analyst
13 94 (7.38%) Business Analyst
14 91 (7.15%) CRM Manager
15 88 (6.91%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
16 84 (6.60%) CRM Architect
17 68 (5.34%) Dynamics CRM Architect
18 63 (4.95%) Solutions Architect
19 58 (4.56%) CRM Project Manager
20 53 (4.16%) CRM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 423 (33.23%) .NET
2 143 (11.23%) WCF
3 140 (11.00%) HTML
4 134 (10.53%) ASP.NET
5 116 (9.11%) Web Services
6 113 (8.88%) CSS
7 101 (7.93%) ASP.NET Web API
8 82 (6.44%) .NET Framework
9 36 (2.83%) COM
9 36 (2.83%) XML
10 32 (2.51%) jQuery
11 29 (2.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (1.89%) REST
13 23 (1.81%) AngularJS
14 20 (1.57%) JSON
15 18 (1.41%) RESTful
16 16 (1.26%) SOAP
17 14 (1.10%) Entity Framework
18 13 (1.02%) HTML5
19 8 (0.63%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 91 (7.15%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (2.91%) Greenfield Project
3 34 (2.67%) Mobile App
4 17 (1.34%) Management Information System
5 14 (1.10%) User Experience
6 12 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (0.86%) iPad
8 8 (0.63%) Computer Science
9 7 (0.55%) e-Learning
9 7 (0.55%) Social Media
10 6 (0.47%) Life Science
10 6 (0.47%) Video Editing
11 5 (0.39%) DataPower
11 5 (0.39%) IVR
11 5 (0.39%) NHS
12 4 (0.31%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.31%) EPoS
12 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Licensing
12 4 (0.31%) Replication
13 3 (0.24%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 115 (9.03%) Windows
2 27 (2.12%) Windows Server
3 16 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (0.86%) Windows 10
7 9 (0.71%) Unix
8 7 (0.55%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.079%) Linux
10 1 (0.079%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.079%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1273 (100.00%) CRM
2 382 (30.01%) Agile Software Development
3 165 (12.96%) Migration
4 140 (11.00%) Scrum
5 132 (10.37%) Project Management
6 129 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 120 (9.43%) Data Migration
8 112 (8.80%) ERP
9 99 (7.78%) Business Intelligence
10 94 (7.38%) MVC
11 93 (7.31%) Business Analysis
12 81 (6.36%) TDD
13 58 (4.56%) Waterfall
14 56 (4.40%) PRINCE2
15 54 (4.24%) Workflow
16 49 (3.85%) SDLC
17 46 (3.61%) Case Management
18 45 (3.53%) User Acceptance Testing
19 40 (3.14%) Change Management
19 40 (3.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 324 (25.45%) C#
2 272 (21.37%) JavaScript
3 238 (18.70%) SQL
4 38 (2.99%) T-SQL
5 24 (1.89%) PowerShell
6 21 (1.65%) C++
7 20 (1.57%) Java
8 10 (0.79%) C
9 7 (0.55%) PHP
10 6 (0.47%) VB.NET
11 4 (0.31%) VBA
12 3 (0.24%) VBScript
13 2 (0.16%) Ruby
13 2 (0.16%) VB
13 2 (0.16%) X++
14 1 (0.079%) Python
14 1 (0.079%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.079%) VB6
14 1 (0.079%) XAML
Qualifications
1 90 (7.07%) Security Cleared
2 78 (6.13%) SC Cleared
3 39 (3.06%) Degree
3 39 (3.06%) DV Cleared
4 22 (1.73%) PMI Certification
4 22 (1.73%) PMP
5 19 (1.49%) ISEB
6 18 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 17 (1.34%) ISTQB
8 16 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.55%) MCP
10 6 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (0.39%) DBS Check
11 5 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.39%) MAPM
11 5 (0.39%) MCSE
12 4 (0.31%) MCSD
12 4 (0.31%) MCTS
13 3 (0.24%) CCNP
13 3 (0.24%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.83%) QA
2 12 (0.94%) PMO
3 3 (0.24%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.24%) SLA
4 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.16%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.079%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.079%) PMBOK
System Software
1 58 (4.56%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (0.24%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.16%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.079%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.079%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (0.63%) SCOM
2 7 (0.55%) SCCM
3 5 (0.39%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 3 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (0.24%) SCOrch
4 3 (0.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.16%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.16%) vMotion
5 2 (0.16%) WSUS
6 1 (0.079%) Control-M
6 1 (0.079%) Puppet
Vendors
1 962 (75.57%) Microsoft
2 99 (7.78%) SAP
3 75 (5.89%) Salesforce.com
4 56 (4.40%) Oracle
5 22 (1.73%) Infor
6 18 (1.41%) VMware
7 14 (1.10%) Siebel
8 13 (1.02%) Adobe
9 12 (0.94%) HP
10 9 (0.71%) Citrix
10 9 (0.71%) JD Edwards
10 9 (0.71%) Sitecore
11 8 (0.63%) Cisco
11 8 (0.63%) Dell
11 8 (0.63%) IBM
11 8 (0.63%) iManage
12 7 (0.55%) Avaya
13 6 (0.47%) PeopleSoft
13 6 (0.47%) Sage
13 6 (0.47%) Twitter
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