Period
to 23 July 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 July 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 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 226 283 217
Rank change year-on-year +57 -66 -16
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 1,109 973 1,181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.20% 0.94% 1.24%
As % of the Business Applications category 17.46% 14.28% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 804 689 828
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £313
90th Percentile £618 £576 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +7.06% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 17
UK median hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.35% -46.55% +31.82%
10th Percentile £11.25 £15.25 £14.30
90th Percentile £35.00 £42.35 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.36 £15.50 £48.00
% change year-on-year +44.26% -67.71% +200.00%

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 6,352 6,814 7,827
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.90% 6.60% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,824 3,977 4,515
UK median daily rate £485 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £304
90th Percentile £663 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +4.44% +2.86% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 110 115
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -24.24% -5.71%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £13.10
90th Percentile £66.00 £51.50 £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.96 £35.00
% change year-on-year +59.42% -37.27% -

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 July 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 July 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Dynamics CRM in the UK

Dynamics CRM
Top 16 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 July 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 +67 1,025 £475 +5.56% 348
UK excluding London +27 634 £455 +7.06% 248
London +92 444 £475 - 113
South East +25 147 £475 +18.75% 73
Midlands +51 131 £475 +9.83% 45
South West +34 123 £475 +11.76% 27
West Midlands +47 118 £475 +9.83% 36
North of England +21 117 £425 - 61
North West +24 89 £428 +0.59% 39
Scotland -44 51 £425 -5.56% 10
East of England -1 46 £450 +5.88% 31
Yorkshire +19 21 £358 -13.33% 20
East Midlands +23 12 £400 +4.92% 9
Wales -2 11 £438 +5.42% 1
Channel Islands +1 9 £480 - 1
North East +21 7 £363 -14.71% 2

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 1,109 (100.00%) CRM
2 729 (65.73%) Microsoft
3 554 (49.95%) Dynamics 365
4 367 (33.09%) C#
5 351 (31.65%) .NET
5 351 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
6 341 (30.75%) Microsoft Azure
7 242 (21.82%) JavaScript
8 193 (17.40%) SQL Server
9 186 (16.77%) SharePoint
10 183 (16.50%) Finance
11 155 (13.98%) SQL
12 133 (11.99%) Migration
13 130 (11.72%) Scrum
14 129 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
15 127 (11.45%) Web Services
16 121 (10.91%) Office 365
17 118 (10.64%) HTML
18 116 (10.46%) Workflow
19 111 (10.01%) Power Platform
20 104 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 100 (9.02%) Power BI
22 98 (8.84%) Visual Studio
23 97 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
24 95 (8.57%) Data Migration
25 94 (8.48%) XML
26 93 (8.39%) ASP.NET
27 85 (7.66%) Marketing
28 83 (7.48%) CSS
28 83 (7.48%) DevOps

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
1 186 (16.77%) SharePoint
2 32 (2.89%) BizTalk Server
3 27 (2.43%) IIS
4 16 (1.44%) CMS
4 16 (1.44%) Umbraco
5 14 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
5 14 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (1.17%) MS Exchange
7 11 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (0.45%) Captiva
8 5 (0.45%) Documentum
8 5 (0.45%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.36%) Confluence
9 4 (0.36%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.36%) WebLogic Integration
9 4 (0.36%) WordPress
10 3 (0.27%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.18%) Drupal
12 1 (0.090%) FileNet
12 1 (0.090%) MQSeries
Applications
1 34 (3.07%) Microsoft Office
2 33 (2.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.45%) Chatbot
6 5 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 66 (5.95%) Dynamics AX
2 27 (2.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 14 (1.26%) NetSuite
4 7 (0.63%) SAP ERP
5 5 (0.45%) Unit4 Business World
6 4 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
6 4 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.18%) JDE OneWorld
9 1 (0.090%) CSG Singleview
9 1 (0.090%) GoldMine
9 1 (0.090%) Infor CRM
9 1 (0.090%) Line 500
9 1 (0.090%) Sage 1000
9 1 (0.090%) Sage 500
9 1 (0.090%) Sage CRM
9 1 (0.090%) Sage X3
9 1 (0.090%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 554 (49.95%) Dynamics 365
2 341 (30.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 121 (10.91%) Office 365
4 111 (10.01%) Power Platform
5 48 (4.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 37 (3.34%) Amazon AWS
7 31 (2.80%) Serverless
8 30 (2.71%) PaaS
9 28 (2.52%) PowerApps
10 26 (2.34%) Azure Functions
10 26 (2.34%) SaaS
11 18 (1.62%) Microsoft Flow
12 13 (1.17%) IaaS
13 10 (0.90%) OneDrive
14 9 (0.81%) BrowserStack
15 7 (0.63%) Azure Data Factory
15 7 (0.63%) npm
16 4 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
16 4 (0.36%) Yammer
17 3 (0.27%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (0.90%) Firewall
2 9 (0.81%) Internet
3 7 (0.63%) HTTP
4 5 (0.45%) Skype
5 4 (0.36%) Intranet
6 3 (0.27%) DHCP
6 3 (0.27%) DNS
6 3 (0.27%) iSCSI
6 3 (0.27%) VPN
6 3 (0.27%) Wireless
7 2 (0.18%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.090%) 4G
8 1 (0.090%) 5G
8 1 (0.090%) Broadband
8 1 (0.090%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (17.40%) SQL Server
2 104 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 100 (9.02%) Power BI
4 72 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 19 (1.71%) Azure SQL Database
8 15 (1.35%) Data Lake
9 14 (1.26%) BusinessObjects
10 13 (1.17%) Big Data
11 9 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (0.63%) Cosmos DB
12 7 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (0.54%) SQL Server 2016
14 5 (0.45%) EDRMS
14 5 (0.45%) MS Access
15 4 (0.36%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.36%) MySQL
15 4 (0.36%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 98 (8.84%) Visual Studio
2 54 (4.87%) Visual Studio Team System
3 48 (4.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 38 (3.43%) Git (software)
5 30 (2.71%) Selenium
6 24 (2.16%) JIRA
7 16 (1.44%) TeamCity
8 14 (1.26%) MSTest
8 14 (1.26%) NUnit
9 12 (1.08%) WebDriver
10 11 (0.99%) Subversion
11 9 (0.81%) SpecFlow
12 7 (0.63%) Bitbucket
12 7 (0.63%) JMeter
12 7 (0.63%) Moq
13 6 (0.54%) Cucumber
13 6 (0.54%) gulp
13 6 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
14 5 (0.45%) Jenkins
14 5 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 183 (16.50%) Finance
2 85 (7.66%) Marketing
3 45 (4.06%) Banking
4 32 (2.89%) Back Office
5 23 (2.07%) Retail
6 21 (1.89%) Manufacturing
7 20 (1.80%) Billing
8 14 (1.26%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.08%) Electronics
10 9 (0.81%) Advertising
11 8 (0.72%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.45%) Front Office
12 5 (0.45%) Military
13 4 (0.36%) Legal
14 3 (0.27%) Law
14 3 (0.27%) Publishing
15 2 (0.18%) Local Government
16 1 (0.090%) Automotive
16 1 (0.090%) General Ledger
16 1 (0.090%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 419 (37.78%) Developer
2 235 (21.19%) CRM Developer
3 186 (16.77%) Analyst
4 184 (16.59%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 145 (13.07%) Consultant
6 114 (10.28%) Microsoft Developer
7 108 (9.74%) Architect
8 100 (9.02%) Business Analyst
9 95 (8.57%) CRM Consultant
10 92 (8.30%) CRM Analyst
11 84 (7.57%) Project Manager
12 83 (7.48%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
13 63 (5.68%) CRM Business Analyst
14 61 (5.50%) CRM Manager
15 49 (4.42%) Solutions Architect
16 45 (4.06%) .NET Developer
17 44 (3.97%) C# Developer
17 44 (3.97%) Microsoft Consultant
18 43 (3.88%) CRM Architect
18 43 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 351 (31.65%) .NET
2 127 (11.45%) Web Services
3 118 (10.64%) HTML
4 94 (8.48%) XML
5 93 (8.39%) ASP.NET
6 83 (7.48%) CSS
7 59 (5.32%) RESTful
8 58 (5.23%) REST
9 55 (4.96%) .NET Framework
10 49 (4.42%) ASP.NET Web API
10 49 (4.42%) WCF
11 44 (3.97%) jQuery
12 39 (3.52%) SOAP
13 38 (3.43%) JSON
14 32 (2.89%) .NET Core
15 21 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (1.71%) HTML5
16 19 (1.71%) LINQ
17 18 (1.62%) Entity Framework
18 13 (1.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 50 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (3.61%) User Experience
3 34 (3.07%) Self-Motivation
4 28 (2.52%) Mobile App
5 24 (2.16%) Management Information System
6 22 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (0.90%) Driving Licence
8 7 (0.63%) Data Centre
9 6 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (0.54%) Reinsurance
10 5 (0.45%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (0.36%) NHS
12 3 (0.27%) Analytical Mindset
12 3 (0.27%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.27%) iSeries
12 3 (0.27%) Learning Management System
12 3 (0.27%) PMI
12 3 (0.27%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.27%) Tandem
12 3 (0.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 53 (4.78%) Windows
2 16 (1.44%) Windows Server
3 12 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (0.63%) Android
6 5 (0.45%) MVS
6 5 (0.45%) Windows 10
6 5 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.27%) Linux
8 2 (0.18%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.18%) Unix
8 2 (0.18%) VMS
9 1 (0.090%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,109 (100.00%) CRM
2 351 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (11.99%) Migration
4 130 (11.72%) Scrum
5 129 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
6 116 (10.46%) Workflow
7 97 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 95 (8.57%) Data Migration
9 83 (7.48%) DevOps
10 78 (7.03%) Problem-Solving
11 75 (6.76%) Test Automation
12 71 (6.40%) Project Management
13 66 (5.95%) ERP
14 59 (5.32%) Business Analysis
14 59 (5.32%) User Stories
15 53 (4.78%) User Acceptance Testing
16 52 (4.69%) MVC
17 51 (4.60%) SDLC
18 46 (4.15%) Case Management
18 46 (4.15%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 367 (33.09%) C#
2 242 (21.82%) JavaScript
3 155 (13.98%) SQL
4 56 (5.05%) T-SQL
5 53 (4.78%) Java
6 19 (1.71%) PowerShell
7 17 (1.53%) PL/SQL
8 15 (1.35%) Python
8 15 (1.35%) VB.NET
9 14 (1.26%) C
10 12 (1.08%) VB
11 9 (0.81%) Ruby
12 8 (0.72%) VBA
13 7 (0.63%) Scala
14 4 (0.36%) TypeScript
14 4 (0.36%) VB6
15 3 (0.27%) C++
15 3 (0.27%) Delphi
16 1 (0.090%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.090%) XPath
Qualifications
1 71 (6.40%) Security Cleared
2 53 (4.78%) SC Cleared
3 21 (1.89%) Degree
4 14 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (0.90%) ISEB
6 9 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (0.54%) HND
7 6 (0.54%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.54%) PMP
8 5 (0.45%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.45%) MCSA
9 4 (0.36%) BC Cleared
9 4 (0.36%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.36%) MCP
9 4 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.27%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.27%) MCDBA
11 2 (0.18%) APMP
11 2 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.090%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.25%) QA
2 32 (2.89%) Data Quality
3 18 (1.62%) GDPR
4 10 (0.90%) PMO
5 5 (0.45%) SLA
6 4 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (0.27%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 54 (4.87%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.99%) Docker
3 3 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.27%) XenApp
4 2 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (0.99%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (0.18%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.090%) Ansible
4 1 (0.090%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.090%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 729 (65.73%) Microsoft
2 53 (4.78%) Salesforce.com
3 44 (3.97%) Oracle
4 41 (3.70%) SAP
5 14 (1.26%) JD Edwards
6 11 (0.99%) Marketo
6 11 (0.99%) Pardot
7 9 (0.81%) Sitecore
7 9 (0.81%) Tableau
8 8 (0.72%) VMware
8 8 (0.72%) Workday
9 7 (0.63%) Remedy
9 7 (0.63%) Telerik
10 6 (0.54%) Citrix
10 6 (0.54%) Micro Focus
11 5 (0.45%) Dell
11 5 (0.45%) Google
11 5 (0.45%) HP
11 5 (0.45%) OpenText
11 5 (0.45%) UiPath