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 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 204 183
Rank change year-on-year -17 -21  
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 519 661 717
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.10% 1.22% 1.30%
As % of the Business Applications category 12.95% 14.78% 15.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 458 468
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 £325 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £378
% change year-on-year - +12.58%  
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 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £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 4009 4473 4731
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.51% 8.29% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2365 2749 2692
Median daily rate £475 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 54 51
Median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.92% +44.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £11.00 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £99.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.28% +52.17%  

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 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 27 June 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 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 -14 501 £450 +5.88% 212
London +7 235 £450 +5.88% 97
South East -26 57 £406 -5.52% 35
City of London +7 56 £450 +5.88% 22
North West +10 46 £445 -1.11% 19
West Midlands -6 45 £415 -0.89% 28
South West +6 37 £420 +5.00% 8
East of England -12 37 £463 +4.22% 10
Berkshire +32 33 £425 +6.25% 9
Manchester +25 27 £450 +5.88% 16
Bristol +19 23 £420 - 4
Birmingham -8 16 £450 +7.46% 13
North East +78 14 £485 +49.23% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne +80 13 £485 +49.23% 1
Tyne and Wear +79 13 £485 +49.23% 1
East Midlands +2 13 £425 +6.25% 3
Yorkshire -7 13 £469 +17.18% 4
Warwickshire +18 12 £425 -22.72% 2
Reading +17 12 £475 +18.75% 4
West Yorkshire -6 12 £450 +12.50% 3
Essex -12 12 £519 +72.91% 2
Cambridgeshire +7 11 £450 -10.44% 4
Scotland +33 10 £375 +15.38% 1
Leeds +5 7 £450 +12.50% 3
Glasgow +8 6 £400 -15.78%
Oxfordshire -2 6 £375 -16.66% 5
Lancashire -4 6 £475 +5.55% 1
Derbyshire -7 6 £425 +21.42%
Chelmsford - 6 £563 -
Liverpool 0 5 £325 -21.21% 1

For the 6 months to 27 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 1203 (100.00%) CRM
2 893 (74.23%) Microsoft
3 391 (32.50%) .NET
4 334 (27.76%) Agile Software Development
5 298 (24.77%) C#
6 249 (20.70%) SQL
7 242 (20.12%) JavaScript
8 227 (18.87%) SQL Server
9 214 (17.79%) Finance
10 179 (14.88%) SharePoint
11 158 (13.13%) Microsoft Azure
12 155 (12.88%) Dynamics 365
13 152 (12.64%) Migration
14 137 (11.39%) Project Management
15 127 (10.56%) WCF
16 126 (10.47%) Stakeholder Management
17 125 (10.39%) ASP.NET
18 122 (10.14%) HTML
19 115 (9.56%) Visual Studio
20 114 (9.48%) Scrum
21 111 (9.23%) Data Migration
22 110 (9.14%) ERP
23 104 (8.65%) Web Services
24 102 (8.48%) SAP
25 101 (8.40%) Windows
26 100 (8.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 98 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
28 95 (7.90%) CSS
29 90 (7.48%) Business Intelligence
29 90 (7.48%) 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
1 179 (14.88%) SharePoint
2 74 (6.15%) BizTalk Server
3 50 (4.16%) IIS
4 32 (2.66%) Skype for Business
5 21 (1.75%) CMS
6 13 (1.08%) MS Exchange
7 11 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (0.58%) 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 (0.33%) Apache
11 4 (0.33%) Confluence
11 4 (0.33%) Drupal
11 4 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (2.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
4 20 (1.66%) MS Visio
5 15 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.083%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 84 (6.98%) Dynamics AX
2 35 (2.91%) Dynamics NAV
3 20 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (0.91%) Dynamics GP
5 9 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
6 8 (0.67%) Adobe Campaign
7 7 (0.58%) 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 (0.33%) 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
1 158 (13.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 155 (12.88%) Dynamics 365
3 67 (5.57%) Office 365
4 40 (3.33%) IaaS
5 37 (3.08%) PaaS
6 20 (1.66%) SaaS
6 20 (1.66%) Yammer
7 13 (1.08%) SuccessFactors
8 9 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
9 6 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (0.50%) Boomi
10 4 (0.33%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.25%) GitHub
11 3 (0.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 1 (0.083%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.083%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.083%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.083%) Force.com
12 1 (0.083%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.33%) Internet
2 12 (1.00%) Firewall
3 11 (0.91%) DHCP
3 11 (0.91%) DNS
4 9 (0.75%) 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 (0.33%) HTTP
8 4 (0.33%) Network Security
8 4 (0.33%) VPN
8 4 (0.33%) WAN
8 4 (0.33%) 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
1 227 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 100 (8.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 76 (6.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 44 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 24 (2.00%) Power BI
7 16 (1.33%) Relational Database
8 15 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
9 11 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (0.50%) Hadoop
13 6 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (0.42%) Oracle Database
15 4 (0.33%) Data Lake
15 4 (0.33%) Data Mining
15 4 (0.33%) QlikView
16 3 (0.25%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 115 (9.56%) Visual Studio
2 74 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 54 (4.49%) Visual Studio Team System
4 51 (4.24%) JIRA
5 12 (1.00%) MSTest
5 12 (1.00%) NUnit
6 9 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 7 (0.58%) Selenium
8 6 (0.50%) SpecFlow
9 5 (0.42%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.33%) 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%) Fiddler
12 2 (0.17%) MorphX
12 2 (0.17%) Toad
General
1 214 (17.79%) Finance
2 72 (5.99%) Advertising
3 57 (4.74%) Marketing
4 56 (4.66%) Banking
5 52 (4.32%) Retail
6 31 (2.58%) Manufacturing
7 26 (2.16%) Legal
8 22 (1.83%) Telecoms
9 18 (1.50%) Electronics
10 17 (1.41%) Local Government
11 13 (1.08%) Law
12 12 (1.00%) Back Office
13 7 (0.58%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.50%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.50%) Private Banking
15 5 (0.42%) Automotive
16 4 (0.33%) Publishing
17 3 (0.25%) French Language
17 3 (0.25%) General Ledger
18 2 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 434 (36.08%) Developer
2 337 (28.01%) CRM Developer
3 242 (20.12%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 194 (16.13%) Consultant
5 185 (15.38%) Analyst
6 181 (15.05%) Microsoft Developer
7 142 (11.80%) CRM Consultant
8 120 (9.98%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
9 114 (9.48%) Project Manager
10 108 (8.98%) Microsoft Consultant
11 106 (8.81%) Architect
12 105 (8.73%) CRM Analyst
13 97 (8.06%) CRM Manager
14 96 (7.98%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
15 90 (7.48%) Business Analyst
16 71 (5.90%) CRM Architect
17 63 (5.24%) CRM Project Manager
18 60 (4.99%) Solutions Architect
19 56 (4.66%) Dynamics CRM Architect
20 50 (4.16%) CRM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 391 (32.50%) .NET
2 127 (10.56%) WCF
3 125 (10.39%) ASP.NET
4 122 (10.14%) HTML
5 104 (8.65%) Web Services
6 95 (7.90%) CSS
7 90 (7.48%) ASP.NET Web API
8 79 (6.57%) .NET Framework
9 42 (3.49%) XML
10 34 (2.83%) COM
11 33 (2.74%) jQuery
12 25 (2.08%) JSON
13 24 (2.00%) REST
14 23 (1.91%) AngularJS
15 22 (1.83%) RESTful
16 17 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
16 17 (1.41%) SOAP
17 13 (1.08%) Entity Framework
18 10 (0.83%) HTML5
19 9 (0.75%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 98 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (3.41%) Greenfield Project
3 25 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 18 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (1.41%) Management Information System
6 11 (0.91%) User Experience
7 9 (0.75%) Computer Science
8 6 (0.50%) Social Media
9 5 (0.42%) DataPower
9 5 (0.42%) IVR
9 5 (0.42%) Microsoft Licensing
9 5 (0.42%) PMI
10 4 (0.33%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.33%) EPoS
10 4 (0.33%) iPad
10 4 (0.33%) Life Science
10 4 (0.33%) NHS
10 4 (0.33%) Reference Data
10 4 (0.33%) Replication
11 3 (0.25%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 101 (8.40%) Windows
2 36 (2.99%) Windows Server
3 20 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (1.08%) Windows 10
7 10 (0.83%) Unix
8 7 (0.58%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.25%) Linux
10 2 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.17%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.083%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1203 (100.00%) CRM
2 334 (27.76%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (12.64%) Migration
4 137 (11.39%) Project Management
5 126 (10.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 114 (9.48%) Scrum
7 111 (9.23%) Data Migration
8 110 (9.14%) ERP
9 90 (7.48%) Business Intelligence
10 88 (7.32%) MVC
11 85 (7.07%) Business Analysis
12 59 (4.90%) SDLC
13 58 (4.82%) PRINCE2
14 57 (4.74%) Workflow
15 56 (4.66%) TDD
16 55 (4.57%) User Acceptance Testing
16 55 (4.57%) Waterfall
17 45 (3.74%) Case Management
18 37 (3.08%) Change Management
18 37 (3.08%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 298 (24.77%) C#
2 249 (20.70%) SQL
3 242 (20.12%) JavaScript
4 44 (3.66%) T-SQL
5 20 (1.66%) PowerShell
6 18 (1.50%) C++
6 18 (1.50%) Java
7 12 (1.00%) VB.NET
8 11 (0.91%) C
9 8 (0.67%) PHP
10 7 (0.58%) 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 (0.083%) Python
13 1 (0.083%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.083%) VB6
Qualifications
1 74 (6.15%) Security Cleared
2 63 (5.24%) SC Cleared
3 42 (3.49%) Degree
4 32 (2.66%) DV Cleared
5 22 (1.83%) PMI Certification
6 20 (1.66%) PMP
7 19 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 18 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (1.16%) ISEB
10 12 (1.00%) ISTQB
11 9 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
12 7 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
12 7 (0.58%) MCP
13 5 (0.42%) MCSE
14 4 (0.33%) DBS Check
14 4 (0.33%) HNC
14 4 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.33%) MAPM
14 4 (0.33%) MCSD
14 4 (0.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.08%) QA
2 12 (1.00%) PMO
3 6 (0.50%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.42%) SLA
5 2 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.083%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 55 (4.57%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.83%) 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 (0.083%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.083%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.083%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (0.75%) SCOM
2 8 (0.67%) SCCM
3 5 (0.42%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 4 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (0.33%) 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 (0.083%) Control-M
7 1 (0.083%) Puppet
Vendors
1 893 (74.23%) Microsoft
2 102 (8.48%) SAP
3 70 (5.82%) Salesforce.com
4 56 (4.66%) Oracle
5 23 (1.91%) VMware
6 18 (1.50%) Infor
7 17 (1.41%) HP
8 14 (1.16%) Citrix
8 14 (1.16%) Siebel
9 13 (1.08%) Adobe
10 12 (1.00%) Cisco
11 11 (0.91%) Sitecore
12 10 (0.83%) JD Edwards
13 9 (0.75%) Dell
14 8 (0.67%) IBM
15 7 (0.58%) Avaya
15 7 (0.58%) iManage
16 6 (0.50%) EMC
16 6 (0.50%) Sage
16 6 (0.50%) Twitter
London
Roc Search
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
D4 Digital Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Crimson Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hampshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per day, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Harris Global
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
Network ITR
Rate: £28.5 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: UKP 95000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: UKP 95000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: UKP 95000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: UKP 95000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Circa £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Rate: From £45,000 to £74,000 per annum dependent on experience & assessment
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 6 days ago