Period
to 12 July 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 12 July 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
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 246 222 274
Rank change year-on-year -24 +52 -65
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 417 1,170 983
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 1.02% 1.24% 0.95%
As % of the Business Applications category 13.49% 18.19% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 876 715
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £350 £325 £313
90th Percentile £638 £619 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.75% +3.23% -67.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year - +125.81% -67.71%

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 3,092 6,433 6,928
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.54% 6.84% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,809 3,881 4,007
Median daily rate £500 £485 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £700 £669 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £490 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +5.38% +3.33% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 90 107
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +40.00% -25.37%
10th Percentile £18.30 £11.25 £11.15
90th Percentile £53.75 £63.75 £50.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £21.96
% change year-on-year - +59.42% -35.43%

Dynamics CRM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics CRM in the UK

Dynamics CRM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Dynamics CRM.

Daily rate trend for Dynamics CRM in the UK

Dynamics CRM
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Dynamics CRM over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Dynamics CRM in the UK

Dynamics CRM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Dynamics CRM.

Hourly rate trend for Dynamics CRM in the UK

Dynamics CRM
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Dynamics CRM over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

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 12 July 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 -30 377 £475 - 202
UK excluding London -9 256 £475 +5.56% 166
London +3 147 £469 -1.32% 59
South East +96 99 £475 - 38
Midlands +16 54 £488 +2.63% 35
West Midlands +8 50 £500 +5.26% 18
North of England +4 36 £475 +11.76% 32
South West -3 29 £538 +10.26% 17
Work from Home -12 20 £488 -2.50% 52
Yorkshire +67 18 £573 +63.57% 10
North West -16 17 £463 +8.82% 15
Scotland +31 16 £500 +17.65% 16
East of England +36 10 £550 +22.22% 24
Wales +30 10 £475 +13.43% 6
East Midlands +48 3 £425 +36.00% 17
Channel Islands +7 2 - -
North East +29 1 - - 7

For the 6 months to 12 July 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.

1 417 (100.00%) CRM
2 254 (60.91%) Microsoft
3 242 (58.03%) Dynamics 365
4 175 (41.97%) Azure
5 142 (34.05%) Agile Software Development
6 129 (30.94%) C#
7 119 (28.54%) .NET
8 100 (23.98%) SharePoint
9 96 (23.02%) JavaScript
10 91 (21.82%) SQL
11 83 (19.90%) Power Platform
12 77 (18.47%) Migration
13 66 (15.83%) SQL Server
14 64 (15.35%) Public Sector
15 62 (14.87%) Business Intelligence
15 62 (14.87%) DevOps
16 55 (13.19%) Power BI
17 53 (12.71%) Finance
18 52 (12.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 52 (12.47%) Data Migration
19 46 (11.03%) Office 365
20 40 (9.59%) Scrum
20 40 (9.59%) Workflow
21 38 (9.11%) Security Cleared
22 36 (8.63%) ERP
23 32 (7.67%) HTML
23 32 (7.67%) SC Cleared
24 31 (7.43%) Test Automation
25 28 (6.71%) SAP
26 27 (6.47%) Visual Studio

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
1 100 (23.98%) SharePoint
2 20 (4.80%) CMS
3 18 (4.32%) IIS
4 11 (2.64%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.20%) Confluence
5 5 (1.20%) Umbraco
6 4 (0.96%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.48%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.48%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.48%) WordPress
9 1 (0.24%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.24%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (2.88%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.68%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (5.52%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (2.64%) NetSuite
3 10 (2.40%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.72%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 2 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.24%) Magento
6 1 (0.24%) Northgate Housing
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.24%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (0.24%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 242 (58.03%) Dynamics 365
2 175 (41.97%) Azure
3 83 (19.90%) Power Platform
4 46 (11.03%) Office 365
5 23 (5.52%) Logic Apps
6 20 (4.80%) AWS
6 20 (4.80%) PowerApps
7 18 (4.32%) SaaS
8 15 (3.60%) Power Automate
9 10 (2.40%) Azure Active Directory
9 10 (2.40%) PaaS
10 7 (1.68%) Serverless
11 6 (1.44%) Amazon S3
11 6 (1.44%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (1.44%) Azure Data Factory
12 4 (0.96%) IaaS
13 3 (0.72%) Azure Functions
13 3 (0.72%) Azure Stack
13 3 (0.72%) OneDrive
14 2 (0.48%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.88%) Internet
2 6 (1.44%) Skype
3 3 (0.72%) Intranet
3 3 (0.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (15.83%) SQL Server
2 55 (13.19%) Power BI
3 52 (12.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (1.44%) Amazon Aurora
7 6 (1.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (1.44%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (1.20%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.96%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.72%) Electronic Patient Records
10 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (6.47%) Visual Studio
2 23 (5.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (2.88%) Visual Studio Team System
4 9 (2.16%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.44%) JIRA
5 6 (1.44%) Selenium
6 5 (1.20%) SpecFlow
6 5 (1.20%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.96%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.96%) JMeter
8 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.24%) Postman
8 1 (0.24%) Zephyr
General
1 64 (15.35%) Public Sector
2 53 (12.71%) Finance
3 20 (4.80%) Local Government
4 17 (4.08%) Marketing
5 12 (2.88%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (1.92%) Advertising
7 7 (1.68%) Back Office
7 7 (1.68%) Banking
8 4 (0.96%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.72%) Housing Association
9 3 (0.72%) Retail
10 2 (0.48%) Electronics
10 2 (0.48%) Law
10 2 (0.48%) Legal
10 2 (0.48%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.24%) Automotive
11 1 (0.24%) Billing
11 1 (0.24%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 145 (34.77%) Developer
2 86 (20.62%) CRM Developer
3 70 (16.79%) Architect
3 70 (16.79%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 54 (12.95%) Consultant
5 39 (9.35%) Microsoft Developer
6 37 (8.87%) Analyst
7 31 (7.43%) CRM Architect
8 29 (6.95%) CRM Consultant
8 29 (6.95%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
9 27 (6.47%) CRM Manager
9 27 (6.47%) Technical Architect
10 26 (6.24%) Project Manager
11 25 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM Architect
12 22 (5.28%) Business Analyst
13 21 (5.04%) Functional Consultant
13 21 (5.04%) Solutions Architect
14 17 (4.08%) CRM Analyst
14 17 (4.08%) CRM Project Manager
15 14 (3.36%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (28.54%) .NET
2 32 (7.67%) HTML
3 24 (5.76%) CSS
3 24 (5.76%) Web Services
4 22 (5.28%) XML
5 17 (4.08%) OAuth
6 16 (3.84%) OpenID
6 16 (3.84%) SAML
7 15 (3.60%) .NET Framework
7 15 (3.60%) jQuery
8 14 (3.36%) ASP.NET
9 13 (3.12%) Entity Framework
10 10 (2.40%) LINQ
11 9 (2.16%) AngularJS
11 9 (2.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (1.92%) XSL
13 7 (1.68%) HTML5
13 7 (1.68%) J2EE
13 7 (1.68%) RESTful
14 6 (1.44%) React
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.04%) User Experience
2 18 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (3.12%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (0.96%) Virtual Team
6 3 (0.72%) Data Structures
6 3 (0.72%) e-Health
6 3 (0.72%) FMCG
6 3 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (0.72%) Grid Computing
6 3 (0.72%) LIMS
6 3 (0.72%) PACS
7 2 (0.48%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (0.48%) Blog
7 2 (0.48%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.48%) Life Science
8 1 (0.24%) BYOD
8 1 (0.24%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.24%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (4.56%) Windows
2 2 (0.48%) Windows Server
2 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2019
3 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.24%) CentOS
3 1 (0.24%) Linux
3 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.24%) VMS
3 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (100.00%) CRM
2 142 (34.05%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (18.47%) Migration
4 62 (14.87%) Business Intelligence
4 62 (14.87%) DevOps
5 52 (12.47%) Data Migration
6 40 (9.59%) Scrum
6 40 (9.59%) Workflow
7 36 (8.63%) ERP
8 31 (7.43%) Test Automation
9 27 (6.47%) Web Development
10 26 (6.24%) Requirements Gathering
11 23 (5.52%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (5.28%) UML
13 21 (5.04%) ArchiMate
14 20 (4.80%) SDLC
15 19 (4.56%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (4.32%) Machine Learning
16 18 (4.32%) MVC
16 18 (4.32%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 129 (30.94%) C#
2 96 (23.02%) JavaScript
3 91 (21.82%) SQL
4 19 (4.56%) T-SQL
5 14 (3.36%) C
6 11 (2.64%) Java
7 5 (1.20%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.96%) TypeScript
9 3 (0.72%) PHP
9 3 (0.72%) Python
10 2 (0.48%) Ruby
11 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.24%) R
11 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (9.11%) Security Cleared
2 32 (7.67%) SC Cleared
3 14 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (2.16%) Degree
5 7 (1.68%) MCITP
6 6 (1.44%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.44%) MCAD
6 6 (1.44%) MCPD
7 5 (1.20%) APMG
8 4 (0.96%) ISEB
8 4 (0.96%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.72%) PMP
10 2 (0.48%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.48%) MCP
10 2 (0.48%) MCSA
10 2 (0.48%) MCSE
10 2 (0.48%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.48%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.44%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.20%) QA
3 3 (0.72%) GDPR
3 3 (0.72%) HL7
4 2 (0.48%) PMO
5 1 (0.24%) COBIT
5 1 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.48%) Docker
3 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (1.68%) SCDPM
2 3 (0.72%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.24%) CASB
Vendors
1 254 (60.91%) Microsoft
2 28 (6.71%) SAP
3 19 (4.56%) Oracle
4 15 (3.60%) Sitecore
5 11 (2.64%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (2.40%) JD Edwards
7 6 (1.44%) Informatica
8 5 (1.20%) HubSpot
9 4 (0.96%) Tableau
9 4 (0.96%) Workday
10 3 (0.72%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.72%) CheckPoint
10 3 (0.72%) Google
10 3 (0.72%) Telerik
11 2 (0.48%) BiZZdesign
11 2 (0.48%) Marketo
11 2 (0.48%) Siebel
11 2 (0.48%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.24%) Databricks
12 1 (0.24%) Sparx