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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 207 187
Rank change year-on-year -17 -20  
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 520 658 718
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.10% 1.22% 1.30%
As % of the Business Applications category 12.91% 14.84% 15.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 455 468
Median daily rate £450 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £308 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £376
% change year-on-year - +12.95%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 4
Median hourly rate £27.00 £22.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.72% +29.41%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 £21.20 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £25.20 £19.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - £18.00

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 4028 4434 4730
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.55% 8.23% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3135 3882 3693
Median daily rate £475 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £631
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 66 74
Median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.07% +44.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.37 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.75 £99.00 £47.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +44.44%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 28 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Dynamics CRM in the UK

Dynamics CRM
Top 11 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 28 June 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 -16 499 £450 +5.88% 206
UK excluding London -33 275 £425 - 108
London +10 235 £450 +5.88% 99
North of England +20 73 £450 +6.50% 25
South East -13 56 £413 -4.06% 30
Midlands -15 56 £425 -5.55% 31
East of England -10 37 £463 +4.22% 8
South West -2 36 £423 +2.42% 9
Scotland +36 13 £388 +19.23% 1
Wales -6 2 £413 +8.19% 3
Northern Ireland -47 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 1192 (100.00%) CRM
2 885 (74.24%) Microsoft
3 386 (32.38%) .NET
4 330 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
5 293 (24.58%) C#
6 249 (20.89%) SQL
7 241 (20.22%) JavaScript
8 224 (18.79%) SQL Server
9 213 (17.87%) Finance
10 177 (14.85%) SharePoint
11 157 (13.17%) Microsoft Azure
12 155 (13.00%) Dynamics 365
13 151 (12.67%) Migration
14 135 (11.33%) Project Management
15 126 (10.57%) Stakeholder Management
15 126 (10.57%) WCF
16 124 (10.40%) ASP.NET
17 121 (10.15%) HTML
18 116 (9.73%) Visual Studio
19 113 (9.48%) Scrum
20 110 (9.23%) Data Migration
21 109 (9.14%) ERP
22 102 (8.56%) SAP
22 102 (8.56%) Web Services
23 101 (8.47%) Windows
24 100 (8.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 98 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
26 95 (7.97%) CSS
27 91 (7.63%) Business Intelligence
28 90 (7.55%) ASP.NET Web API

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
1 177 (14.85%) SharePoint
2 73 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
3 49 (4.11%) IIS
4 33 (2.77%) Skype for Business
5 21 (1.76%) CMS
6 13 (1.09%) MS Exchange
7 11 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.50%) DNN
10 6 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (0.50%) Umbraco
10 6 (0.50%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.34%) Apache
11 4 (0.34%) Confluence
11 4 (0.34%) Drupal
11 4 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (2.77%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (2.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 27 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
4 21 (1.76%) MS Visio
5 15 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 83 (6.96%) Dynamics AX
2 35 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
3 20 (1.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (0.84%) Dynamics GP
5 9 (0.76%) Payment Gateway
6 8 (0.67%) Adobe Campaign
7 7 (0.59%) SAP CRM
8 6 (0.50%) Unica
9 5 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 5 (0.42%) SAP HCM
9 5 (0.42%) Unit4 Business World
10 4 (0.34%) NetSuite
11 3 (0.25%) Dynamics SL
11 3 (0.25%) Oracle Assets
11 3 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
11 3 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
12 2 (0.17%) Changepoint
12 2 (0.17%) FRx
12 2 (0.17%) Magento
12 2 (0.17%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 157 (13.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 155 (13.00%) Dynamics 365
3 68 (5.70%) Office 365
4 39 (3.27%) IaaS
5 35 (2.94%) PaaS
6 21 (1.76%) Yammer
7 19 (1.59%) SaaS
8 13 (1.09%) SuccessFactors
9 9 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
10 6 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (0.50%) Boomi
11 4 (0.34%) OneDrive
12 3 (0.25%) GitHub
12 3 (0.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 2 (0.17%) Azure Data Factory
14 1 (0.084%) CloudSense
14 1 (0.084%) Data Lake Analytics
14 1 (0.084%) Mimecast
14 1 (0.084%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.35%) Internet
2 12 (1.01%) Firewall
3 11 (0.92%) DHCP
3 11 (0.92%) DNS
4 9 (0.76%) Skype
5 8 (0.67%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.50%) VoIP
7 5 (0.42%) HTTPS
7 5 (0.42%) Intranet
7 5 (0.42%) iSCSI
8 4 (0.34%) HTTP
8 4 (0.34%) Network Security
8 4 (0.34%) VPN
8 4 (0.34%) WAN
8 4 (0.34%) X.509
9 3 (0.25%) DSL
9 3 (0.25%) MPLS
9 3 (0.25%) Structured Cabling
9 3 (0.25%) VRRP
10 2 (0.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (18.79%) SQL Server
2 100 (8.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 75 (6.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (2.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (2.10%) Power BI
7 16 (1.34%) Relational Database
8 15 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
9 11 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (0.50%) Hadoop
13 6 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (0.42%) Oracle Database
15 4 (0.34%) Data Lake
15 4 (0.34%) Data Mining
15 4 (0.34%) QlikView
16 3 (0.25%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 116 (9.73%) Visual Studio
2 74 (6.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 54 (4.53%) Visual Studio Team System
4 49 (4.11%) JIRA
5 12 (1.01%) MSTest
5 12 (1.01%) NUnit
6 9 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 7 (0.59%) Selenium
8 6 (0.50%) SpecFlow
9 5 (0.42%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.34%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.25%) CruiseControl
11 3 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (0.25%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.25%) TestRail
12 2 (0.17%) Axure RP
12 2 (0.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 2 (0.17%) Git (software)
12 2 (0.17%) MorphX
12 2 (0.17%) Toad
General
1 213 (17.87%) Finance
2 71 (5.96%) Advertising
3 58 (4.87%) Banking
3 58 (4.87%) Marketing
4 53 (4.45%) Retail
5 31 (2.60%) Manufacturing
6 26 (2.18%) Legal
7 22 (1.85%) Telecoms
8 18 (1.51%) Electronics
9 17 (1.43%) Local Government
10 13 (1.09%) Back Office
10 13 (1.09%) Law
11 7 (0.59%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.50%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.50%) Private Banking
13 5 (0.42%) Automotive
14 4 (0.34%) Publishing
15 3 (0.25%) French Language
15 3 (0.25%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 427 (35.82%) Developer
2 331 (27.77%) CRM Developer
3 236 (19.80%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 193 (16.19%) Consultant
5 186 (15.60%) Analyst
6 179 (15.02%) Microsoft Developer
7 142 (11.91%) CRM Consultant
8 120 (10.07%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
9 114 (9.56%) Project Manager
10 108 (9.06%) Microsoft Consultant
11 105 (8.81%) CRM Analyst
12 101 (8.47%) Architect
13 97 (8.14%) CRM Manager
14 96 (8.05%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
15 91 (7.63%) Business Analyst
16 66 (5.54%) CRM Architect
17 63 (5.29%) CRM Project Manager
18 56 (4.70%) Solutions Architect
19 53 (4.45%) Dynamics CRM Architect
20 50 (4.19%) CRM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 386 (32.38%) .NET
2 126 (10.57%) WCF
3 124 (10.40%) ASP.NET
4 121 (10.15%) HTML
5 102 (8.56%) Web Services
6 95 (7.97%) CSS
7 90 (7.55%) ASP.NET Web API
8 78 (6.54%) .NET Framework
9 42 (3.52%) XML
10 33 (2.77%) COM
11 32 (2.68%) jQuery
12 25 (2.10%) JSON
13 23 (1.93%) AngularJS
13 23 (1.93%) REST
14 22 (1.85%) RESTful
15 17 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (1.43%) SOAP
16 13 (1.09%) Entity Framework
17 10 (0.84%) HTML5
18 9 (0.76%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 98 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (3.44%) Greenfield Project
3 25 (2.10%) Mobile App
4 18 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 10 (0.84%) User Experience
7 9 (0.76%) Computer Science
8 6 (0.50%) Social Media
9 5 (0.42%) DataPower
9 5 (0.42%) iPad
9 5 (0.42%) IVR
9 5 (0.42%) Microsoft Licensing
9 5 (0.42%) PMI
10 4 (0.34%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.34%) EPoS
10 4 (0.34%) Life Science
10 4 (0.34%) NHS
10 4 (0.34%) Reference Data
10 4 (0.34%) Replication
11 3 (0.25%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 101 (8.47%) Windows
2 36 (3.02%) Windows Server
3 20 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (1.09%) Windows 10
7 10 (0.84%) Unix
8 8 (0.67%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.25%) Linux
10 2 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.17%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.084%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1192 (100.00%) CRM
2 330 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (12.67%) Migration
4 135 (11.33%) Project Management
5 126 (10.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 113 (9.48%) Scrum
7 110 (9.23%) Data Migration
8 109 (9.14%) ERP
9 91 (7.63%) Business Intelligence
10 88 (7.38%) MVC
11 86 (7.21%) Business Analysis
12 58 (4.87%) PRINCE2
12 58 (4.87%) SDLC
13 57 (4.78%) Workflow
14 56 (4.70%) Waterfall
15 55 (4.61%) TDD
15 55 (4.61%) User Acceptance Testing
16 46 (3.86%) Case Management
17 37 (3.10%) Change Management
18 36 (3.02%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 293 (24.58%) C#
2 249 (20.89%) SQL
3 241 (20.22%) JavaScript
4 44 (3.69%) T-SQL
5 20 (1.68%) PowerShell
6 18 (1.51%) C++
6 18 (1.51%) Java
7 12 (1.01%) VB.NET
8 11 (0.92%) C
9 8 (0.67%) PHP
10 7 (0.59%) VBA
11 3 (0.25%) VB
11 3 (0.25%) VBScript
12 2 (0.17%) Ruby
12 2 (0.17%) X++
12 2 (0.17%) XAML
13 1 (0.084%) Python
13 1 (0.084%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.084%) VB6
Qualifications
1 71 (5.96%) Security Cleared
2 60 (5.03%) SC Cleared
3 42 (3.52%) Degree
4 31 (2.60%) DV Cleared
5 22 (1.85%) PMI Certification
6 20 (1.68%) PMP
7 19 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 14 (1.17%) ISEB
9 12 (1.01%) ISTQB
10 9 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
11 7 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (0.59%) MCP
12 5 (0.42%) MCSE
13 4 (0.34%) DBS Check
13 4 (0.34%) HNC
13 4 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.34%) MAPM
13 4 (0.34%) MCSD
13 4 (0.34%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.02%) QA
2 11 (0.92%) PMO
3 6 (0.50%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.42%) SLA
5 2 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 55 (4.61%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.84%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.42%) DFS Replication
5 3 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (0.25%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.17%) vSphere
6 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.084%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.084%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.084%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (0.76%) SCOM
2 8 (0.67%) SCCM
3 5 (0.42%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 4 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (0.34%) SCOrch
5 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (0.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (0.25%) vMotion
5 3 (0.25%) WSUS
6 2 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.17%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.084%) Control-M
7 1 (0.084%) Puppet
Vendors
1 885 (74.24%) Microsoft
2 102 (8.56%) SAP
3 70 (5.87%) Salesforce.com
4 56 (4.70%) Oracle
5 23 (1.93%) VMware
6 18 (1.51%) Infor
7 17 (1.43%) HP
8 14 (1.17%) Citrix
8 14 (1.17%) Siebel
9 13 (1.09%) Adobe
10 12 (1.01%) Cisco
11 11 (0.92%) Sitecore
12 10 (0.84%) JD Edwards
13 9 (0.76%) Dell
14 8 (0.67%) IBM
15 7 (0.59%) Avaya
15 7 (0.59%) iManage
16 6 (0.50%) Sage
16 6 (0.50%) Serena
16 6 (0.50%) Twitter
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