Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 210 235 241
Rank change year-on-year +25 +6 -45
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 946 1,206 1,111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.30% 1.21% 1.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 17.81% 18.86% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 631 866 747
UK median daily rate £475 £462 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.76% +2.72% -
10th Percentile £350 £325 £312
90th Percentile £638 £609 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 3
UK median hourly rate £30.50 £16.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.63% -15.79% +13.43%
10th Percentile £15.38 £12.75 £11.80
90th Percentile £73.75 £40.05 £32.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year -17.78% +3.45% +29.85%

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 5,312 6,394 7,828
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.31% 6.42% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,168 3,739 4,712
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £310
90th Percentile £675 £663 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 85 70
UK median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.43% +55.56% -1.10%
10th Percentile £14.50 £11.50 £10.48
90th Percentile £53.75 £69.90 £50.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +55.56% -14.29%

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 22 January 2020.

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 22 January 2020.

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 22 January 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 +38 888 £475 - 347
UK excluding London +15 600 £475 +5.56% 248
London +52 337 £488 +2.09% 113
South East +82 172 £463 -7.50% 66
North of England -47 125 £463 +2.78% 63
Midlands +32 120 £450 - 52
West Midlands +26 108 £450 - 44
South West +19 100 £585 +23.16% 35
North West -39 97 £463 +0.54% 38
Scotland +33 41 £450 +5.88% 7
East of England +27 30 £450 +5.88% 21
Yorkshire +32 23 £500 +53.85% 12
East Midlands +26 7 £425 - 8
North East -3 6 £475 +21.48% 13
Wales +17 5 £450 +9.09% 7
Channel Islands -8 4 - -
Northern Ireland -1 3 £140 -65.00%

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 946 (100.00%) CRM
2 635 (67.12%) Microsoft
3 561 (59.30%) Dynamics 365
4 340 (35.94%) Azure
5 277 (29.28%) Agile Software Development
6 243 (25.69%) SharePoint
7 236 (24.95%) Power Platform
8 227 (24.00%) C#
9 216 (22.83%) .NET
10 210 (22.20%) Power BI
11 165 (17.44%) Business Intelligence
12 164 (17.34%) JavaScript
13 155 (16.38%) Finance
14 149 (15.75%) SQL
15 148 (15.64%) Migration
16 139 (14.69%) SQL Server
17 134 (14.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 130 (13.74%) Public Sector
19 116 (12.26%) DevOps
20 115 (12.16%) Office 365
21 106 (11.21%) ASP.NET
22 105 (11.10%) Scrum
23 97 (10.25%) ERP
24 95 (10.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 92 (9.73%) Salesforce.com
26 87 (9.20%) HTML
27 86 (9.09%) Java
27 86 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
28 85 (8.99%) Data Migration
29 80 (8.46%) Security Cleared

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
1 243 (25.69%) SharePoint
2 29 (3.07%) BizTalk Server
3 27 (2.85%) IIS
4 19 (2.01%) MS Exchange
5 17 (1.80%) Skype for Business
6 16 (1.69%) CMS
7 11 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (1.06%) Confluence
9 9 (0.95%) Umbraco
10 7 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.21%) JBoss
13 2 (0.21%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.21%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.21%) WebLogic Integration
14 1 (0.11%) EPiServer
14 1 (0.11%) Mule
14 1 (0.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 46 (4.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 33 (3.49%) Microsoft Office
4 30 (3.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.21%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 39 (4.12%) Dynamics AX
2 20 (2.11%) SAP ERP
3 18 (1.90%) Dynamics NAV
4 15 (1.59%) NetSuite
5 10 (1.06%) Unit4 Business World
6 7 (0.74%) Dynamics GP
7 6 (0.63%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 4 (0.42%) Scribe Insight
8 4 (0.42%) SimCorp Dimension
8 4 (0.42%) thinkFolio
9 3 (0.32%) OPENContractor
9 3 (0.32%) OPENHousing
9 3 (0.32%) Raiser's Edge
9 3 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 2 (0.21%) Academy Housing
10 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 1 (0.11%) BPCS
11 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 561 (59.30%) Dynamics 365
2 340 (35.94%) Azure
3 236 (24.95%) Power Platform
4 115 (12.16%) Office 365
5 72 (7.61%) Serverless
6 66 (6.98%) Azure Functions
7 52 (5.50%) PowerApps
8 43 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
8 43 (4.55%) Microsoft Flow
9 42 (4.44%) SaaS
10 25 (2.64%) PaaS
11 23 (2.43%) AWS
12 16 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
13 12 (1.27%) Azure Data Factory
13 12 (1.27%) OneDrive
14 7 (0.74%) IaaS
14 7 (0.74%) npm
15 6 (0.63%) GitHub
15 6 (0.63%) Google Analytics
16 4 (0.42%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.80%) Skype
2 15 (1.59%) WAN
3 10 (1.06%) LAN
4 8 (0.85%) DHCP
4 8 (0.85%) Firewall
5 7 (0.74%) DNS
5 7 (0.74%) VLAN
6 6 (0.63%) Internet
6 6 (0.63%) Network Security
6 6 (0.63%) VPN
7 4 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (0.42%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (0.42%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.21%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.21%) SSL
8 2 (0.21%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.21%) VoIP
9 1 (0.11%) FTP
9 1 (0.11%) HTTP
9 1 (0.11%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (22.20%) Power BI
2 139 (14.69%) SQL Server
3 134 (14.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 95 (10.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (1.48%) SQL Server 2016
7 11 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (1.06%) Big Data
9 9 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (0.63%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (0.63%) QlikView
11 6 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (0.53%) PowerCenter
13 4 (0.42%) Data Lake
13 4 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.42%) SQL Server 2017
14 3 (0.32%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 79 (8.35%) Visual Studio
2 28 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (2.43%) JIRA
4 19 (2.01%) Visual Studio Team System
5 14 (1.48%) TeamCity
6 11 (1.16%) Selenium
7 10 (1.06%) Git (software)
8 9 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (0.85%) JMeter
10 7 (0.74%) gulp
11 6 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (0.53%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.53%) Grunt
13 4 (0.42%) Eclipse
14 3 (0.32%) Axure RP
14 3 (0.32%) Subversion
15 2 (0.21%) git-flow
15 2 (0.21%) Jenkins
15 2 (0.21%) Mercurial
15 2 (0.21%) SpecFlow
General
1 155 (16.38%) Finance
2 130 (13.74%) Public Sector
3 67 (7.08%) Marketing
4 21 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 20 (2.11%) Banking
6 16 (1.69%) Back Office
7 15 (1.59%) Law
7 15 (1.59%) Legal
8 14 (1.48%) Retail
9 12 (1.27%) Advertising
10 10 (1.06%) Telecoms
11 9 (0.95%) Electronics
12 7 (0.74%) Housing Association
12 7 (0.74%) Local Government
13 6 (0.63%) Billing
14 4 (0.42%) Automotive
14 4 (0.42%) Wholesale Banking
15 3 (0.32%) Front Office
16 2 (0.21%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 308 (32.56%) Developer
2 158 (16.70%) CRM Developer
3 144 (15.22%) Architect
4 139 (14.69%) Analyst
5 126 (13.32%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 125 (13.21%) Consultant
7 95 (10.04%) Microsoft Developer
8 73 (7.72%) Business Analyst
9 72 (7.61%) CRM Analyst
9 72 (7.61%) CRM Consultant
10 65 (6.87%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
11 61 (6.45%) CRM Architect
12 55 (5.81%) Project Manager
13 48 (5.07%) Solutions Architect
14 47 (4.97%) Functional Consultant
15 46 (4.86%) CRM Manager
16 44 (4.65%) CRM Business Analyst
16 44 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM Architect
17 41 (4.33%) Technical Architect
18 35 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (22.83%) .NET
2 106 (11.21%) ASP.NET
3 87 (9.20%) HTML
4 41 (4.33%) Web Services
5 29 (3.07%) XML
6 21 (2.22%) CSS
7 17 (1.80%) REST
8 15 (1.59%) .NET Framework
9 14 (1.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (1.37%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (1.27%) jQuery
11 12 (1.27%) JSON
12 10 (1.06%) AngularJS
13 9 (0.95%) OAuth
13 9 (0.95%) OpenID
13 9 (0.95%) SAML
13 9 (0.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (0.85%) J2EE
14 8 (0.85%) Node.js
15 6 (0.63%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (2.96%) User Experience
3 22 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 16 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (1.06%) Mobile App
7 6 (0.63%) Data Structures
8 5 (0.53%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (0.53%) Tandem
9 4 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.32%) Reinsurance
11 2 (0.21%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.21%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.21%) Life Science
11 2 (0.21%) PMI
11 2 (0.21%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.21%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.11%) NHS
12 1 (0.11%) Replication
12 1 (0.11%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 37 (3.91%) Windows
2 18 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (1.48%) Windows Server
3 14 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (1.16%) Linux
4 11 (1.16%) Unix
5 10 (1.06%) Windows 10
6 7 (0.74%) Android
7 4 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.32%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.21%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.21%) HPUX
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 946 (100.00%) CRM
2 277 (29.28%) Agile Software Development
3 165 (17.44%) Business Intelligence
4 148 (15.64%) Migration
5 116 (12.26%) DevOps
6 105 (11.10%) Scrum
7 97 (10.25%) ERP
8 86 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 85 (8.99%) Data Migration
10 79 (8.35%) Workflow
11 58 (6.13%) Case Management
12 53 (5.60%) ArchiMate
13 52 (5.50%) Kanban
14 47 (4.97%) ITIL
15 46 (4.86%) Project Delivery
16 45 (4.76%) Project Management
17 44 (4.65%) Business Analysis
18 43 (4.55%) Change Management
18 43 (4.55%) Test Automation
19 40 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 227 (24.00%) C#
2 164 (17.34%) JavaScript
3 149 (15.75%) SQL
4 86 (9.09%) Java
5 25 (2.64%) PowerShell
6 19 (2.01%) Python
7 18 (1.90%) PHP
8 15 (1.59%) C++
9 9 (0.95%) C
10 7 (0.74%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.53%) PL/SQL
11 5 (0.53%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.42%) Clipper
13 2 (0.21%) VB
13 2 (0.21%) XPath
13 2 (0.21%) XQuery
14 1 (0.11%) Ruby
14 1 (0.11%) Scala
14 1 (0.11%) VBA
14 1 (0.11%) X++
Qualifications
1 80 (8.46%) Security Cleared
2 62 (6.55%) SC Cleared
3 37 (3.91%) BPSS Clearance
4 23 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (1.69%) Degree
6 15 (1.59%) ISEB
7 13 (1.37%) DBS Check
8 12 (1.27%) TOGAF Certification
9 10 (1.06%) ISTQB
10 9 (0.95%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.63%) MCSE
12 5 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.53%) ISEB Practitioner
13 4 (0.42%) APMG
13 4 (0.42%) BC Cleared
13 4 (0.42%) Computer Science Degree
14 3 (0.32%) AAT
14 3 (0.32%) CCNA
14 3 (0.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.59%) QA
2 20 (2.11%) GDPR
3 17 (1.80%) Data Quality
4 12 (1.27%) SLA
5 5 (0.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.11%) NIST
7 1 (0.11%) PMO
System Software
1 68 (7.19%) Active Directory
2 21 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.63%) vSphere
6 4 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (0.63%) Backup Exec
1 6 (0.63%) SCCM
2 5 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (0.42%) FortiGate
3 4 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (0.42%) Terraform
4 2 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.21%) Nessus
5 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 635 (67.12%) Microsoft
2 92 (9.73%) Salesforce.com
3 44 (4.65%) SAP
4 39 (4.12%) Oracle
5 33 (3.49%) Sparx
6 24 (2.54%) VMware
7 14 (1.48%) JD Edwards
8 12 (1.27%) Cisco
8 12 (1.27%) Workday
9 9 (0.95%) Tableau
10 8 (0.85%) Citrix
10 8 (0.85%) HP
11 6 (0.63%) Dell
11 6 (0.63%) Google
11 6 (0.63%) Sitecore
12 5 (0.53%) Apple
12 5 (0.53%) EMC
12 5 (0.53%) Informatica
12 5 (0.53%) NetApp
12 5 (0.53%) Veritas