Period
to 24 July 2017

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 24 July 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
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 209 201 200
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1 +41
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 1189 1450 1393
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.25% 1.32% 1.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 15.51% 16.71% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 836 1005 944
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 7
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.82% +22.22% -16.28%
10th Percentile £14.30 £16.40 £11.80
90th Percentile £57.50 £26.00 £142.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +200.00% -11.11% -10.00%

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 7667 8675 9494
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.06% 7.88% 8.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4424 5130 5236
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £305 £288 £275
90th Percentile £644 £600 £621
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 98 90
UK median hourly rate £31.50 £28.75 £26.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.57% +8.39% -15.79%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.42 £13.43
90th Percentile £63.00 £78.05 £65.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £31.25 £25.61
% change year-on-year +8.80% +22.02% -21.20%

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 24 July 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 6 months to 24 July 2017.

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 24 July 2017. 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 -11 1143 £450 +5.88% 180
UK excluding London -24 629 £425 - 91
London +5 547 £450 - 86
North of England -15 173 £450 +12.50% 24
South East -3 151 £388 -13.89% 27
North West +19 122 £450 +5.88% 16
Midlands -4 110 £425 +3.03% 12
West Midlands +5 92 £425 +6.25% 9
South West +27 82 £416 +5.38% 13
East of England -41 73 £450 - 10
Scotland +46 32 £375 - 3
Yorkshire -73 30 £450 +15.38% 8
North East +56 21 £371 -1.26%
East Midlands -19 20 £400 +6.67% 3
Wales -10 5 £413 +10.00% 1
Northern Ireland -49 3 - - 1

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 1189 (100.00%) CRM
2 862 (72.50%) Microsoft
3 401 (33.73%) .NET
4 340 (28.60%) Agile Software Development
5 320 (26.91%) C#
6 284 (23.89%) SQL
7 237 (19.93%) JavaScript
8 224 (18.84%) Finance
9 214 (18.00%) SQL Server
10 173 (14.55%) Dynamics 365
11 164 (13.79%) SharePoint
12 148 (12.45%) Migration
12 148 (12.45%) Microsoft Azure
13 140 (11.77%) ASP.NET
14 132 (11.10%) Stakeholder Management
15 131 (11.02%) Project Management
16 123 (10.34%) HTML
17 106 (8.92%) Data Migration
18 103 (8.66%) MVC
19 101 (8.49%) CSS
20 100 (8.41%) WCF
21 99 (8.33%) Visual Studio
21 99 (8.33%) Scrum
22 98 (8.24%) SAP
22 98 (8.24%) ERP
23 95 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
23 95 (7.99%) Web Services
23 95 (7.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 93 (7.82%) Windows
25 86 (7.23%) Business Intelligence

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
1 164 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 60 (5.05%) BizTalk Server
3 40 (3.36%) IIS
4 31 (2.61%) Skype for Business
5 28 (2.35%) CMS
6 17 (1.43%) MS Exchange
7 14 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
9 10 (0.84%) Umbraco
10 9 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 6 (0.50%) DNN
13 6 (0.50%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.42%) Confluence
14 5 (0.42%) Drupal
14 5 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (0.34%) Apache
15 4 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (2.69%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (2.35%) MS Visio
4 25 (2.10%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.084%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 83 (6.98%) Dynamics AX
2 39 (3.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (0.76%) Payment Gateway
4 8 (0.67%) SAP CRM
5 7 (0.59%) Adobe Campaign
6 5 (0.42%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.42%) SAP HCM
6 5 (0.42%) Unica
6 5 (0.42%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (0.34%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.17%) Changepoint
8 2 (0.17%) FRx
8 2 (0.17%) Magento
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.17%) Scribe Insight
9 1 (0.084%) Northgate Housing
9 1 (0.084%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.084%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 173 (14.55%) Dynamics 365
2 148 (12.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (6.14%) Office 365
4 26 (2.19%) IaaS
5 20 (1.68%) PaaS
6 18 (1.51%) Yammer
7 17 (1.43%) SaaS
8 13 (1.09%) SuccessFactors
9 8 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (0.67%) OneDrive
10 6 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (0.50%) Boomi
11 5 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
12 4 (0.34%) GitHub
13 3 (0.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 2 (0.17%) Azure Data Factory
14 2 (0.17%) Data Lake Analytics
15 1 (0.084%) CloudSense
15 1 (0.084%) Slack
15 1 (0.084%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.93%) Internet
2 12 (1.01%) DHCP
2 12 (1.01%) DNS
3 10 (0.84%) Firewall
3 10 (0.84%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.76%) Skype
5 7 (0.59%) iSCSI
6 6 (0.50%) VoIP
7 5 (0.42%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.34%) HTTP
8 4 (0.34%) Intranet
8 4 (0.34%) NAS
8 4 (0.34%) SAN
8 4 (0.34%) VPN
8 4 (0.34%) WAN
8 4 (0.34%) Wireless
8 4 (0.34%) X.509
9 3 (0.25%) MPLS
9 3 (0.25%) Network Security
9 3 (0.25%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 95 (7.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 69 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 34 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 27 (2.27%) Power BI
6 23 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
8 14 (1.18%) Relational Database
9 10 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (0.59%) Azure SQL Database
12 7 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (0.59%) IDOL
13 6 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (0.42%) Data Lake
14 5 (0.42%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.42%) Oracle Database
15 4 (0.34%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 99 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 74 (6.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 54 (4.54%) Visual Studio Team System
4 37 (3.11%) JIRA
5 12 (1.01%) MSTest
6 11 (0.93%) NUnit
7 9 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (0.42%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.34%) CruiseControl
9 4 (0.34%) Selenium
9 4 (0.34%) SoapUI
9 4 (0.34%) Subversion
9 4 (0.34%) TestRail
10 3 (0.25%) MorphX
10 3 (0.25%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.25%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 2 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.17%) Axure RP
11 2 (0.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 2 (0.17%) Fiddler
General
1 224 (18.84%) Finance
2 71 (5.97%) Advertising
3 68 (5.72%) Banking
4 65 (5.47%) Marketing
5 53 (4.46%) Retail
6 37 (3.11%) Manufacturing
7 28 (2.35%) Legal
8 27 (2.27%) Telecoms
9 24 (2.02%) Electronics
10 21 (1.77%) Local Government
11 16 (1.35%) Back Office
12 13 (1.09%) Law
13 7 (0.59%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.50%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.50%) Private Banking
15 5 (0.42%) Automotive
16 4 (0.34%) French Language
16 4 (0.34%) Publishing
17 2 (0.17%) Games
17 2 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 432 (36.33%) Developer
2 324 (27.25%) CRM Developer
3 229 (19.26%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 197 (16.57%) Analyst
5 177 (14.89%) Microsoft Developer
6 165 (13.88%) Consultant
7 124 (10.43%) CRM Consultant
8 110 (9.25%) Project Manager
9 105 (8.83%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
10 102 (8.58%) CRM Analyst
11 98 (8.24%) Business Analyst
12 97 (8.16%) CRM Manager
13 95 (7.99%) Microsoft Consultant
14 94 (7.91%) Architect
15 83 (6.98%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
16 61 (5.13%) CRM Project Manager
17 53 (4.46%) CRM Architect
18 50 (4.21%) CRM Business Analyst
18 50 (4.21%) Solutions Architect
19 45 (3.78%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 401 (33.73%) .NET
2 140 (11.77%) ASP.NET
3 123 (10.34%) HTML
4 101 (8.49%) CSS
5 100 (8.41%) WCF
6 95 (7.99%) Web Services
7 86 (7.23%) ASP.NET Web API
8 69 (5.80%) .NET Framework
9 49 (4.12%) XML
10 43 (3.62%) jQuery
11 29 (2.44%) AngularJS
11 29 (2.44%) COM
12 27 (2.27%) JSON
13 23 (1.93%) REST
14 22 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
15 19 (1.60%) RESTful
16 17 (1.43%) SOAP
17 14 (1.18%) Entity Framework
18 12 (1.01%) HTML5
19 8 (0.67%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 95 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
3 25 (2.10%) Management Information System
4 22 (1.85%) Mobile App
5 21 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (1.26%) User Experience
7 12 (1.01%) Computer Science
8 6 (0.50%) Reference Data
8 6 (0.50%) Social Media
9 5 (0.42%) DataPower
9 5 (0.42%) FMCG
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%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.34%) e-Learning
10 4 (0.34%) EPoS
10 4 (0.34%) iPad
10 4 (0.34%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 93 (7.82%) Windows
2 37 (3.11%) Windows Server
3 22 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (1.09%) Windows 10
6 11 (0.93%) Unix
7 4 (0.34%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.34%) Linux
8 2 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.17%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.084%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1189 (100.00%) CRM
2 340 (28.60%) Agile Software Development
3 148 (12.45%) Migration
4 132 (11.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 131 (11.02%) Project Management
6 106 (8.92%) Data Migration
7 103 (8.66%) MVC
8 99 (8.33%) Scrum
9 98 (8.24%) ERP
10 86 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
11 81 (6.81%) Business Analysis
12 71 (5.97%) SDLC
12 71 (5.97%) Workflow
13 64 (5.38%) Waterfall
14 58 (4.88%) PRINCE2
15 55 (4.63%) User Acceptance Testing
16 47 (3.95%) TDD
17 41 (3.45%) Data Modelling
18 38 (3.20%) Test Automation
19 37 (3.11%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 320 (26.91%) C#
2 284 (23.89%) SQL
3 237 (19.93%) JavaScript
4 57 (4.79%) T-SQL
5 25 (2.10%) PowerShell
6 22 (1.85%) Java
7 16 (1.35%) C++
7 16 (1.35%) VB.NET
8 12 (1.01%) C
9 8 (0.67%) PHP
10 7 (0.59%) VBA
11 5 (0.42%) X++
12 3 (0.25%) VB
12 3 (0.25%) VBScript
13 2 (0.17%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.17%) Ruby
13 2 (0.17%) XAML
14 1 (0.084%) Python
14 1 (0.084%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.084%) VB6
Qualifications
1 65 (5.47%) Security Cleared
2 53 (4.46%) SC Cleared
3 40 (3.36%) Degree
4 25 (2.10%) DV Cleared
5 21 (1.77%) PMI Certification
6 20 (1.68%) PMP
7 18 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 17 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (1.26%) ISEB
10 12 (1.01%) ISTQB
11 10 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
12 9 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
13 7 (0.59%) MCP
14 5 (0.42%) MCSE
15 4 (0.34%) APMP
15 4 (0.34%) DBS Check
15 4 (0.34%) HNC
15 4 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (0.34%) MCTS
16 3 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.36%) QA
2 10 (0.84%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.67%) PMO
3 8 (0.67%) SLA
4 3 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.084%) GDPR
System Software
1 56 (4.71%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.93%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.59%) DFS Replication
5 4 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.34%) vSphere
5 4 (0.34%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (0.25%) ISA Server
6 3 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.084%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.084%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (0.76%) SCCM
1 9 (0.76%) SCOM
2 5 (0.42%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 4 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (0.34%) SCOrch
4 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (0.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (0.25%) vMotion
4 3 (0.25%) WSUS
5 2 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.17%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.084%) Control-M
6 1 (0.084%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.084%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 862 (72.50%) Microsoft
2 98 (8.24%) SAP
3 65 (5.47%) Salesforce.com
4 52 (4.37%) Oracle
5 26 (2.19%) VMware
6 19 (1.60%) HP
7 17 (1.43%) Citrix
8 15 (1.26%) Siebel
9 14 (1.18%) Cisco
9 14 (1.18%) Sitecore
10 13 (1.09%) Infor
11 12 (1.01%) Adobe
12 11 (0.93%) IBM
12 11 (0.93%) iManage
13 9 (0.76%) Dell
13 9 (0.76%) JD Edwards
14 8 (0.67%) EMC
15 7 (0.59%) Avaya
15 7 (0.59%) Interwoven
15 7 (0.59%) Sage
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