Period
to 28 January 2022

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 28 January 2022 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
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 347 318 208
Rank change year-on-year -29 -110 +24
Contract jobs citing Dynamics CRM 641 324 942
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.73% 0.76% 1.31%
As % of the Business Applications category 12.72% 11.50% 18.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 255 655
10th Percentile £363 £313 £350
25th Percentile £425 £381 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 £450 £475
Median % change year-on-year +13.89% -5.26% +4.63%
75th Percentile £600 £534 £575
90th Percentile £700 £613 £648
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 13
10th Percentile - - £13.98
25th Percentile - - £18.25
Median hourly rate £24.36 £62.03 £18.50
Median % change year-on-year -60.73% +235.30% +15.63%
75th Percentile - - £73.75
90th Percentile - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £62.03 £18.50
% change year-on-year - +235.30% -17.78%

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 5,039 2,817 5,229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.74% 6.61% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,098 1,661 3,183
10th Percentile £363 £313 £313
25th Percentile £450 £400 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £540 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £638 £588 £588
90th Percentile £749 £700 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £460 £475
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 30 79
10th Percentile £17.17 £15.17 £13.88
25th Percentile £20.68 £17.75 £18.25
Median hourly rate £36.83 £46.50 £24.12
Median % change year-on-year -20.80% +92.79% -25.21%
75th Percentile £60.63 £61.14 £47.38
90th Percentile £75.00 £62.03 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £49.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -23.47% +75.00% -13.85%

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 28 January 2022.

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
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 28 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -56 469 £513 +13.89% 258
London -65 243 £500 +6.38% 120
UK excluding London -69 189 £525 +16.67% 148
Work from Home -79 168 £513 +12.64% 132
South East -46 55 £588 +28.42% 39
Midlands -59 44 £515 +28.75% 41
West Midlands -45 39 £513 +24.24% 33
North of England -49 38 £550 +15.79% 38
Yorkshire -25 21 £550 +10.00% 10
Scotland -65 21 £605 +27.37% 7
East of England -32 18 £375 +66.67% 8
North East - 10 £490 - 3
South West -49 9 £415 -12.63% 10
North West -52 7 £625 +38.89% 25
East Midlands -32 5 £600 +63.27% 8
Northern Ireland - 3 £500 - 2
Wales - 2 - - 3

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, 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.

1 641 (100.00%) CRM
2 448 (69.89%) Microsoft
3 436 (68.02%) Dynamics 365
4 335 (52.26%) Azure
5 244 (38.07%) Power Platform
6 206 (32.14%) SharePoint
7 185 (28.86%) Agile Software Development
8 184 (28.71%) .NET
9 173 (26.99%) Business Intelligence
10 172 (26.83%) PowerApps
11 152 (23.71%) SQL
12 129 (20.12%) DevOps
13 126 (19.66%) Finance
14 116 (18.10%) Java
14 116 (18.10%) SAP
15 109 (17.00%) Oracle
15 109 (17.00%) Social Skills
16 108 (16.85%) Migration
17 106 (16.54%) Azure Logic Apps
18 105 (16.38%) SQL Server
19 104 (16.22%) C#
20 101 (15.76%) Marketing
21 99 (15.44%) Dynamics AX
22 94 (14.66%) J2EE
23 92 (14.35%) JavaScript
24 87 (13.57%) Power Automate
25 84 (13.10%) Power BI
26 72 (11.23%) Windows
27 71 (11.08%) Scrum
28 65 (10.14%) BizTalk Server

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
1 206 (32.14%) SharePoint
2 65 (10.14%) BizTalk Server
3 18 (2.81%) CMS
4 13 (2.03%) EPiServer
5 9 (1.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 9 (1.40%) Anypoint
6 5 (0.78%) WordPress
7 4 (0.62%) Drupal
8 3 (0.47%) DNN
9 2 (0.31%) Camunda
9 2 (0.31%) Confluence
9 2 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.31%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.31%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.16%) Moodle
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.16%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (2.65%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (1.56%) Chatbot
4 9 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.16%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 99 (15.44%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (1.87%) NetSuite
3 9 (1.40%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (1.40%) SAP FSCM
4 4 (0.62%) Dynamics GP
4 4 (0.62%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.47%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.47%) PlanetPress Connect
5 3 (0.47%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.31%) OPENHousing
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.16%) Magento
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 436 (68.02%) Dynamics 365
2 335 (52.26%) Azure
3 244 (38.07%) Power Platform
4 172 (26.83%) PowerApps
5 106 (16.54%) Azure Logic Apps
6 87 (13.57%) Power Automate
7 65 (10.14%) Microsoft 365
8 46 (7.18%) SaaS
9 39 (6.08%) Azure Service Bus
10 37 (5.77%) PaaS
11 32 (4.99%) Azure Active Directory
11 32 (4.99%) Serverless
12 27 (4.21%) IaaS
13 24 (3.74%) Azure Functions
14 23 (3.59%) Azure Data Factory
14 23 (3.59%) Azure Stack
15 17 (2.65%) AWS
16 12 (1.87%) Azure Synapse Analytics
17 11 (1.72%) Azure Event Grid
17 11 (1.72%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.25%) WAAS
2 4 (0.62%) DHCP
2 4 (0.62%) DNS
2 4 (0.62%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (0.62%) VPN
3 3 (0.47%) Firewall
3 3 (0.47%) SSL
4 2 (0.31%) Internet
4 2 (0.31%) LAN
4 2 (0.31%) WAN
5 1 (0.16%) Intranet
5 1 (0.16%) Skype
5 1 (0.16%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (16.38%) SQL Server
2 84 (13.10%) Power BI
3 31 (4.84%) BusinessObjects
4 29 (4.52%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (2.65%) Data Lake
6 16 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (1.56%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
9 7 (1.09%) MySQL
10 6 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.78%) Big Data
11 5 (0.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.47%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 33 (5.15%) JIRA
1 33 (5.15%) Visual Studio
2 20 (3.12%) Visual Studio Team System
3 17 (2.65%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.40%) Subversion
5 8 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.62%) Postman
6 4 (0.62%) Visual Studio Code
7 3 (0.47%) NUnit
7 3 (0.47%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.31%) Moq
8 2 (0.31%) MSTest
9 1 (0.16%) AdminStudio
9 1 (0.16%) ERwin
9 1 (0.16%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.16%) JMeter
9 1 (0.16%) NeoLoad
9 1 (0.16%) Selenium
9 1 (0.16%) TestNG
General
1 126 (19.66%) Finance
2 109 (17.00%) Social Skills
3 101 (15.76%) Marketing
4 43 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (6.40%) Public Sector
6 23 (3.59%) Presentation Skills
7 17 (2.65%) Local Government
8 15 (2.34%) Legal
9 12 (1.87%) Banking
10 11 (1.72%) Retail
11 10 (1.56%) Financial Institution
11 10 (1.56%) Law
12 8 (1.25%) Back Office
13 5 (0.78%) General Ledger
13 5 (0.78%) Organisational Skills
14 4 (0.62%) Billing
14 4 (0.62%) Documentation Skills
14 4 (0.62%) Telecoms
15 3 (0.47%) Automotive
15 3 (0.47%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 164 (25.59%) Architect
2 126 (19.66%) Consultant
3 108 (16.85%) Developer
4 86 (13.42%) Solutions Architect
5 78 (12.17%) Analyst
6 45 (7.02%) Functional Consultant
7 40 (6.24%) Business Analyst
8 38 (5.93%) CRM Architect
9 36 (5.62%) Project Manager
10 35 (5.46%) CRM Developer
11 33 (5.15%) Azure Architect
11 33 (5.15%) Microsoft Consultant
12 29 (4.52%) CRM Consultant
13 25 (3.90%) CRM Analyst
13 25 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM Developer
14 24 (3.74%) CRM Manager
14 24 (3.74%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
15 19 (2.96%) Cloud Architect
15 19 (2.96%) CRM Project Manager
16 18 (2.81%) CRM Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (28.71%) .NET
2 94 (14.66%) J2EE
3 34 (5.30%) Web Services
4 27 (4.21%) .NET Framework
5 26 (4.06%) HTML
6 21 (3.28%) jQuery
6 21 (3.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 19 (2.96%) CSS
8 17 (2.65%) ASP.NET
8 17 (2.65%) REST
9 16 (2.50%) RESTful
10 15 (2.34%) ADO
10 15 (2.34%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (2.34%) Entity Framework
10 15 (2.34%) React
11 14 (2.18%) HTML5
11 14 (2.18%) XML
12 13 (2.03%) AngularJS
12 13 (2.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 13 (2.03%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (3.59%) Data Structures
2 22 (3.43%) User Experience
3 17 (2.65%) Management Information System
4 11 (1.72%) Mainframe
5 10 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
5 10 (1.56%) Hedge funds
6 9 (1.40%) VLE
7 6 (0.94%) Mobile App
7 6 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (0.78%) Public Cloud
9 4 (0.62%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (0.62%) Legacy Systems
9 4 (0.62%) Private Cloud
9 4 (0.62%) Social Media
9 4 (0.62%) Virtual Team
9 4 (0.62%) Web 2.0
10 3 (0.47%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.47%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.47%) Marketing Technology
10 3 (0.47%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 72 (11.23%) Windows
2 27 (4.21%) Windows 10
3 18 (2.81%) Windows Server
4 11 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (1.56%) Windows Server 2016
6 8 (1.25%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.78%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.78%) Linux
8 4 (0.62%) VMS
9 1 (0.16%) Android
9 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.16%) Solaris
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 641 (100.00%) CRM
2 185 (28.86%) Agile Software Development
3 173 (26.99%) Business Intelligence
4 129 (20.12%) DevOps
5 108 (16.85%) Migration
6 71 (11.08%) Scrum
7 62 (9.67%) User Stories
8 60 (9.36%) ERP
9 57 (8.89%) Data Migration
10 53 (8.27%) SDLC
10 53 (8.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 46 (7.18%) Waterfall
12 42 (6.55%) Microservices
12 42 (6.55%) Project Management
13 41 (6.40%) Data Management
14 40 (6.24%) Continuous Integration
14 40 (6.24%) ITIL
14 40 (6.24%) Project Delivery
15 39 (6.08%) Enterprise Architecture
16 37 (5.77%) CI/CD
Programming Languages
1 152 (23.71%) SQL
2 116 (18.10%) Java
3 104 (16.22%) C#
4 92 (14.35%) JavaScript
5 19 (2.96%) PowerShell
6 9 (1.40%) T-SQL
7 6 (0.94%) PHP
7 6 (0.94%) TypeScript
8 5 (0.78%) Python
9 1 (0.16%) Ada
9 1 (0.16%) C
9 1 (0.16%) C++
9 1 (0.16%) HiveQL
9 1 (0.16%) VB
9 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (2.50%) Security Cleared
2 13 (2.03%) Degree
2 13 (2.03%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.09%) TOGAF Certification
4 5 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (0.62%) MCSA
6 3 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.47%) MCITP
6 3 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.31%) APMP
7 2 (0.31%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.31%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.31%) PMP
7 2 (0.31%) RIBA
8 1 (0.16%) ACCA
8 1 (0.16%) CIMA
8 1 (0.16%) HNC
8 1 (0.16%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.77%) QA
2 31 (4.84%) GDPR
3 7 (1.09%) PMO
4 6 (0.94%) SLA
5 3 (0.47%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.31%) Accessibility
6 2 (0.31%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.16%) Section 508
7 1 (0.16%) SOC 2
7 1 (0.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 45 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (1.25%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (1.09%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 7 (1.09%) XenApp
6 7 (1.09%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.62%) BitLocker
7 4 (0.62%) Docker
7 4 (0.62%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 26 (4.06%) Microsoft Intune
2 8 (1.25%) Terraform
3 7 (1.09%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 7 (1.09%) SCCM
3 7 (1.09%) SCVMM
3 7 (1.09%) vCenter Server
4 6 (0.94%) SCOM
4 6 (0.94%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (0.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 448 (69.89%) Microsoft
2 116 (18.10%) SAP
3 109 (17.00%) Oracle
4 61 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
5 30 (4.68%) Citrix
6 21 (3.28%) MuleSoft
6 21 (3.28%) Sitecore
7 13 (2.03%) Adobe
7 13 (2.03%) Telerik
8 12 (1.87%) JD Edwards
8 12 (1.87%) VMware
8 12 (1.87%) Workday
9 9 (1.40%) Blackboard
10 7 (1.09%) Google
11 4 (0.62%) Apple
11 4 (0.62%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.62%) Databricks
11 4 (0.62%) Nintex
12 3 (0.47%) FNZ
12 3 (0.47%) Red Hat