Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 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
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 206 247 186
Rank change year-on-year +41 -61 +17
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 1,319 1,088 1,316
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.39% 1.08% 1.43%
As % of the Business Applications category 20.71% 15.41% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 985 781 955
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £326 £313 £310
90th Percentile £625 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +8.82% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 13
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £31.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.10% -37.00% +136.69%
10th Percentile £11.25 £14.35 £17.40
90th Percentile £38.00 £49.45 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £10.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +233.33% -72.73% +97.49%

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 6,369 7,062 7,691
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.69% 6.99% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,833 4,150 4,525
UK median daily rate £483 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.58% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £305
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +2.78% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 98 98
UK median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £31.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -20.57% +4.92%
10th Percentile £11.30 £10.12 £10.98
90th Percentile £64.75 £55.85 £58.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 £31.48
% change year-on-year +87.50% -36.46% -10.07%

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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019. 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 +62 1,242 £475 +5.56% 318
UK excluding London +60 849 £463 +8.82% 254
London +8 446 £475 -1.04% 90
North of England +96 256 £450 +12.50% 89
North West +92 208 £450 +12.43% 62
South East +44 187 £500 +15.94% 50
Midlands +30 184 £475 +9.83% 52
West Midlands +17 177 £475 +10.14% 45
South West +27 106 £500 +21.21% 20
East of England +50 56 £400 -17.95% 17
Scotland -39 43 £425 -4.23% 17
Yorkshire +4 28 £325 -20.00% 22
North East +10 20 £450 +16.13% 5
Wales +2 12 £400 -1.23% 5
East Midlands +11 7 £400 -0.12% 7
Channel Islands - 4 - - 2
Northern Ireland -1 2 £400 +14.29% 2

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 1,319 (100.00%) CRM
2 875 (66.34%) Microsoft
3 627 (47.54%) Dynamics 365
4 461 (34.95%) C#
5 437 (33.13%) .NET
6 407 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
7 378 (28.66%) Microsoft Azure
8 274 (20.77%) JavaScript
9 252 (19.11%) SQL
10 226 (17.13%) SQL Server
11 207 (15.69%) Finance
12 200 (15.16%) SharePoint
13 162 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
14 151 (11.45%) Workflow
15 141 (10.69%) HTML
16 133 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management
17 132 (10.01%) Visual Studio
18 125 (9.48%) Scrum
18 125 (9.48%) Office 365
19 122 (9.25%) Web Services
20 116 (8.79%) Migration
21 112 (8.49%) Marketing
22 104 (7.88%) Power BI
23 98 (7.43%) CSS
24 97 (7.35%) Case Management
25 89 (6.75%) Test Automation
26 88 (6.67%) ASP.NET
27 86 (6.52%) Data Migration
27 86 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 81 (6.14%) Visual Studio Team System

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
1 200 (15.16%) SharePoint
2 27 (2.05%) NServiceBus
3 26 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
4 20 (1.52%) CMS
5 18 (1.36%) Umbraco
6 12 (0.91%) SAP Portal
7 11 (0.83%) IIS
8 10 (0.76%) Skype for Business
9 8 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.45%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (0.30%) Drupal
13 4 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (0.30%) WordPress
14 3 (0.23%) Confluence
15 2 (0.15%) ArcGIS
15 2 (0.15%) JBoss
Applications
1 37 (2.81%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (2.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.38%) Chatbot
7 4 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 73 (5.53%) Dynamics AX
2 37 (2.81%) Dynamics NAV
3 15 (1.14%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.23%) SAP GTS
6 2 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.15%) GoldMine
6 2 (0.15%) OPENHousing
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle CRM On Demand
6 2 (0.15%) Scribe Insight
7 1 (0.076%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.076%) Infor SunSystems
7 1 (0.076%) JDE OneWorld
7 1 (0.076%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.076%) Sage 500
7 1 (0.076%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.076%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 627 (47.54%) Dynamics 365
2 378 (28.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 125 (9.48%) Office 365
4 57 (4.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 42 (3.18%) Serverless
6 40 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
6 40 (3.03%) PaaS
6 40 (3.03%) SaaS
7 38 (2.88%) Azure Functions
8 23 (1.74%) IaaS
9 20 (1.52%) Yammer
10 16 (1.21%) OneDrive
11 11 (0.83%) Azure Data Factory
12 9 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
13 7 (0.53%) npm
14 3 (0.23%) Boomi
14 3 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
14 3 (0.23%) GitHub
15 2 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
15 2 (0.15%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.27%) Internet
2 8 (0.61%) Intranet
3 5 (0.38%) Firewall
3 5 (0.38%) Skype
3 5 (0.38%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.30%) DHCP
4 4 (0.30%) DNS
4 4 (0.30%) HTTP
5 3 (0.23%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (0.23%) SNMP
6 2 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.076%) 4G
7 1 (0.076%) 5G
7 1 (0.076%) Broadband
7 1 (0.076%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.076%) VPN
7 1 (0.076%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (17.13%) SQL Server
2 104 (7.88%) Power BI
3 86 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 77 (5.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
7 18 (1.36%) Data Lake
8 14 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (0.76%) Big Data
10 10 (0.76%) SQL Server 2016
11 8 (0.61%) SSDT
12 7 (0.53%) Cosmos DB
13 6 (0.45%) EDRMS
13 6 (0.45%) Relational Database
14 5 (0.38%) MySQL
14 5 (0.38%) NoSQL
15 4 (0.30%) MariaDB
15 4 (0.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 132 (10.01%) Visual Studio
2 81 (6.14%) Visual Studio Team System
3 76 (5.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 51 (3.87%) Git (software)
5 37 (2.81%) JIRA
6 36 (2.73%) Selenium
7 18 (1.36%) TeamCity
8 14 (1.06%) MSTest
8 14 (1.06%) NUnit
9 12 (0.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 10 (0.76%) WebDriver
11 9 (0.68%) Jenkins
11 9 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
12 8 (0.61%) Bitbucket
12 8 (0.61%) JMeter
12 8 (0.61%) SpecFlow
13 7 (0.53%) gulp
13 7 (0.53%) Moq
14 3 (0.23%) Appium
14 3 (0.23%) Cucumber
General
1 207 (15.69%) Finance
2 112 (8.49%) Marketing
3 53 (4.02%) Banking
4 51 (3.87%) Back Office
5 34 (2.58%) Retail
6 26 (1.97%) Manufacturing
7 22 (1.67%) Telecoms
8 20 (1.52%) Electronics
9 14 (1.06%) Billing
10 9 (0.68%) Advertising
10 9 (0.68%) Investment Banking
10 9 (0.68%) Legal
11 4 (0.30%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.23%) Front Office
12 3 (0.23%) Local Government
13 2 (0.15%) Games
13 2 (0.15%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.15%) Law
13 2 (0.15%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 510 (38.67%) Developer
2 282 (21.38%) CRM Developer
3 248 (18.80%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 205 (15.54%) Microsoft Developer
5 186 (14.10%) Analyst
6 181 (13.72%) Consultant
7 125 (9.48%) Architect
8 120 (9.10%) CRM Consultant
9 108 (8.19%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
10 87 (6.60%) CRM Analyst
11 83 (6.29%) Business Analyst
12 81 (6.14%) Project Manager
13 66 (5.00%) .NET Developer
14 65 (4.93%) CRM Manager
15 62 (4.70%) C# Developer
16 56 (4.25%) Microsoft Consultant
16 56 (4.25%) Solutions Architect
17 52 (3.94%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
18 49 (3.71%) CRM Architect
19 47 (3.56%) CRM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 437 (33.13%) .NET
2 141 (10.69%) HTML
3 122 (9.25%) Web Services
4 98 (7.43%) CSS
5 88 (6.67%) ASP.NET
6 78 (5.91%) RESTful
7 75 (5.69%) .NET Framework
8 68 (5.16%) ASP.NET Web API
9 52 (3.94%) SOAP
10 50 (3.79%) XML
11 48 (3.64%) .NET Core
11 48 (3.64%) WCF
12 45 (3.41%) REST
13 36 (2.73%) jQuery
14 26 (1.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 22 (1.67%) JSON
16 21 (1.59%) Entity Framework
16 21 (1.59%) LINQ
17 20 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
17 20 (1.52%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 50 (3.79%) User Experience
2 43 (3.26%) Greenfield Project
3 41 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (1.67%) Mobile App
5 20 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 20 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (0.38%) Data Centre
8 4 (0.30%) Analytical Mindset
8 4 (0.30%) Learning Management System
8 4 (0.30%) NHS
8 4 (0.30%) Social Media
9 3 (0.23%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.23%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (0.23%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.23%) iSeries
9 3 (0.23%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.15%) Fintech
10 2 (0.15%) Reinsurance
10 2 (0.15%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 54 (4.09%) Windows
2 15 (1.14%) Windows Server
3 13 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (0.53%) Linux
6 6 (0.45%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.38%) MVS
8 3 (0.23%) Android
8 3 (0.23%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.076%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.076%) Unix
9 1 (0.076%) VMS
9 1 (0.076%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,319 (100.00%) CRM
2 407 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
4 151 (11.45%) Workflow
5 133 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 125 (9.48%) Scrum
7 116 (8.79%) Migration
8 97 (7.35%) Case Management
9 89 (6.75%) Test Automation
10 86 (6.52%) Data Migration
11 81 (6.14%) DevOps
12 77 (5.84%) ITIL
13 74 (5.61%) Project Management
14 73 (5.53%) Service Management
15 64 (4.85%) Continuous Integration
15 64 (4.85%) ERP
16 63 (4.78%) MVC
17 62 (4.70%) Data Modelling
18 58 (4.40%) TDD
19 57 (4.32%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 461 (34.95%) C#
2 274 (20.77%) JavaScript
3 252 (19.11%) SQL
4 74 (5.61%) T-SQL
5 45 (3.41%) PowerShell
6 44 (3.34%) Java
7 22 (1.67%) Python
8 19 (1.44%) Ruby
9 16 (1.21%) PL/SQL
9 16 (1.21%) Scala
10 12 (0.91%) C
11 11 (0.83%) VB.NET
12 10 (0.76%) VB
13 5 (0.38%) VB6
14 3 (0.23%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.23%) VBA
15 2 (0.15%) C++
15 2 (0.15%) PHP
15 2 (0.15%) XPath
16 1 (0.076%) X++
Qualifications
1 61 (4.62%) Security Cleared
2 37 (2.81%) SC Cleared
3 28 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (1.82%) ISEB
5 19 (1.44%) Degree
6 16 (1.21%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (0.61%) PMI Certification
8 7 (0.53%) ISTQB
8 7 (0.53%) PMP
9 6 (0.45%) DBS Check
9 6 (0.45%) MCSA
9 6 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (0.38%) APMP
10 5 (0.38%) MCP
11 4 (0.30%) BC Cleared
11 4 (0.30%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (0.30%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.23%) MCDBA
12 3 (0.23%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (3.41%) QA
2 26 (1.97%) Data Quality
3 21 (1.59%) GDPR
4 13 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
5 10 (0.76%) PMO
5 10 (0.76%) SLA
6 2 (0.15%) Dublin Core
7 1 (0.076%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 75 (5.69%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.36%) Docker
3 6 (0.45%) vSphere
4 5 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.30%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.076%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.076%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (1.21%) Kubernetes
2 6 (0.45%) HP ALM
3 4 (0.30%) Backup Exec
3 4 (0.30%) SCCM
4 2 (0.15%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.076%) Ansible
5 1 (0.076%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.076%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.076%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.076%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.076%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.076%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.076%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 875 (66.34%) Microsoft
2 65 (4.93%) Oracle
3 53 (4.02%) SAP
4 50 (3.79%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (1.29%) Sitecore
6 15 (1.14%) JD Edwards
7 14 (1.06%) HP
8 12 (0.91%) Google
9 11 (0.83%) VMware
10 9 (0.68%) Dell
11 8 (0.61%) Tableau
12 6 (0.45%) Cisco
12 6 (0.45%) Marketo
12 6 (0.45%) Pardot
12 6 (0.45%) Remedy
12 6 (0.45%) Serena
13 5 (0.38%) Capita
13 5 (0.38%) EMC
13 5 (0.38%) NetApp
13 5 (0.38%) Siebel