Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Dynamics 365 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Dynamics 365 over the 6 months to 12 December 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 365
England > West Midlands
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Dynamics 365 54 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.10% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.74% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 35 0 0
West Midlands median daily rate £425 - -
England median daily rate £488 £500 -
% change year-on-year -2.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Dynamics 365 is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 801 609 256
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.31% 10.19% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 367 153
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £213 £250 £193
90th Percentile £565 £568 £590
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 4
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.25 £16.25 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.31% +23.11% -34.00%
10th Percentile £10.83 £13.77 £12.58
90th Percentile £24.98 £21.47 £14.95
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +5.26% -10.59% +6.25%

Dynamics 365
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Dynamics 365 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics 365 in the West Midlands

Dynamics 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Dynamics 365 in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics 365 in the West Midlands

Dynamics 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics 365 in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics 365 in the West Midlands

Dynamics 365
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics 365 within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Birmingham - 18 £425 - 3
Warwickshire - 12 £425 -
Solihull - 8 - -
Coventry - 3 £351 - 1
Dynamics 365
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics 365 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Dynamics 365.

1 42 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 38 (70.37%) CRM
2 38 (70.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 23 (42.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (35.19%) .NET
5 18 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (22.22%) C#
7 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
8 9 (16.67%) ERP
8 9 (16.67%) Migration
8 9 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
9 8 (14.81%) QA
9 8 (14.81%) Test Automation
9 8 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (14.81%) Visual Studio Team System
9 8 (14.81%) DevOps
9 8 (14.81%) Subversion
9 8 (14.81%) ITIL
9 8 (14.81%) Configuration Management
10 7 (12.96%) SharePoint
10 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
11 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (11.11%) Data Migration
11 6 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
11 6 (11.11%) General Ledger
11 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET
12 5 (9.26%) SQL
12 5 (9.26%) IIS
12 5 (9.26%) Project Management
12 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification

Dynamics 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 7 (12.96%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.26%) IIS
2 5 (9.26%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.85%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 38 (70.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (42.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) Office 365
3 1 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.85%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.85%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Subversion
1 8 (14.81%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (3.70%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.85%) MorphX
3 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (11.11%) General Ledger
2 5 (9.26%) Finance
3 4 (7.41%) Advertising
3 4 (7.41%) Automotive
4 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.85%) Back Office
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Developer
2 13 (24.07%) Consultant
3 9 (16.67%) CRM Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 7 (12.96%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Consultant
5 5 (9.26%) Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Functional Consultant
5 5 (9.26%) Lead DevOps
6 4 (7.41%) CRM Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) CRM Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.19%) .NET
2 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (70.37%) CRM
2 18 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.67%) ERP
3 9 (16.67%) Migration
4 8 (14.81%) Configuration Management
4 8 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (14.81%) DevOps
4 8 (14.81%) ITIL
4 8 (14.81%) Test Automation
5 6 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 6 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (9.26%) Collaborative Working
6 5 (9.26%) Project Management
6 5 (9.26%) Traceability Matrix
7 4 (7.41%) Business Analysis
7 4 (7.41%) Logistics
7 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.41%) Validation
8 2 (3.70%) Scrum
8 2 (3.70%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) C#
2 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.26%) SQL
4 1 (1.85%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) MCTS
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.56%) ISEB
3 2 (3.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.85%) Degree
4 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (1.85%) Capita