Period
to 19 July 2019

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 19 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 365 (D365)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 71 133 144
Rank change year-on-year +62 +11 -
Contract jobs citing Dynamics 365 130 61 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.81% 1.18% 0.86%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.23% 5.43% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 33 17
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% -
10th Percentile £388 £376 £357
90th Percentile £611 £585 £499
England median daily rate £488 £488 £488
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £99.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year +100.00% -65.00% -

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 1,409 1,123 638
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 30.45% 21.72% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 936 725 430
West Midlands median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £304 £263 £250
90th Percentile £614 £583 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £451
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.44% +0.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 30 17
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% +53.85% -28.77%
10th Percentile £15.43 £11.00 £9.45
90th Percentile £46.58 £27.83 £52.40
England median hourly rate £23.90 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +19.48% -4.76% +8.78%

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 19 July 2019.

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 19 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
Birmingham +42 59 £450 -5.26% 67
Coventry +25 34 £485 -11.82% 6
Staffordshire - 14 £429 - 5
Solihull - 6 £500 - 7
Shropshire +6 4 £350 -39.13% 2
Warwickshire +3 4 £600 +38.73% 7
Wolverhampton 0 1 - - 6
Dynamics 365
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics 365 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Dynamics 365.

1 70 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 69 (53.08%) CRM
2 69 (53.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 49 (37.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 36 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (26.15%) .NET
6 26 (20.00%) C#
7 23 (17.69%) JavaScript
8 22 (16.92%) Finance
9 21 (16.15%) Migration
9 21 (16.15%) DevOps
10 20 (15.38%) ERP
11 19 (14.62%) Data Modelling
11 19 (14.62%) SQL Server
11 19 (14.62%) Dynamics AX
12 17 (13.08%) Data Migration
13 16 (12.31%) Unit Testing
14 14 (10.77%) Workflow
14 14 (10.77%) Scrum
15 12 (9.23%) Business Analysis
15 12 (9.23%) .NET Framework
15 12 (9.23%) MVC
15 12 (9.23%) Visual Studio
16 11 (8.46%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (8.46%) Power Platform
17 10 (7.69%) SQL
17 10 (7.69%) LINQ
17 10 (7.69%) WCF
18 9 (6.92%) Business Intelligence
18 9 (6.92%) Project Management

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 6 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.31%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.77%) Confluence
3 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 69 (53.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (14.62%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (5.38%) NetSuite
4 4 (3.08%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 49 (37.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (8.46%) Power Platform
3 9 (6.92%) Office 365
3 9 (6.92%) PowerApps
4 8 (6.15%) Serverless
5 7 (5.38%) PaaS
6 6 (4.62%) GitHub
7 5 (3.85%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (3.08%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (3.08%) Azure Functions
8 4 (3.08%) IaaS
9 3 (2.31%) SaaS
10 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Flow
11 1 (0.77%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.54%) HTTP
1 2 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (4.62%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (3.85%) Power BI
5 3 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (9.23%) Visual Studio
2 11 (8.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (3.08%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.31%) GitLab
6 2 (1.54%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.54%) JIRA
7 1 (0.77%) Selenium
7 1 (0.77%) SilkTest
7 1 (0.77%) SoapUI
General
1 22 (16.92%) Finance
2 7 (5.38%) Marketing
3 5 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.54%) Retail
5 1 (0.77%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 42 (32.31%) Developer
2 21 (16.15%) CRM Developer
3 18 (13.85%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 17 (13.08%) Architect
5 15 (11.54%) Consultant
6 14 (10.77%) Microsoft Developer
7 11 (8.46%) Project Manager
8 10 (7.69%) Analyst
9 8 (6.15%) CRM Architect
9 8 (6.15%) Scrum Master
9 8 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (5.38%) Azure Architect
10 7 (5.38%) Business Analyst
10 7 (5.38%) Dynamics CRM Architect
11 6 (4.62%) Programme Manager
12 5 (3.85%) Azure Engineer
12 5 (3.85%) CRM Solutions Architect
12 5 (3.85%) Functional Consultant
12 5 (3.85%) Integration Engineer
13 4 (3.08%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (26.15%) .NET
2 12 (9.23%) .NET Framework
3 10 (7.69%) LINQ
3 10 (7.69%) WCF
4 8 (6.15%) HTML
5 6 (4.62%) .NET Core
6 5 (3.85%) CSS
6 5 (3.85%) RESTful
6 5 (3.85%) Velocity
7 4 (3.08%) NHibernate
7 4 (3.08%) XML
8 3 (2.31%) J2EE
8 3 (2.31%) JSON
8 3 (2.31%) Web Services
9 2 (1.54%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.54%) Middleware
9 2 (1.54%) SOAP
9 2 (1.54%) Swagger
10 1 (0.77%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.08%) Data Centre
1 4 (3.08%) User Experience
2 3 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.54%) Internet of Things
4 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.77%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (53.08%) CRM
2 36 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (16.15%) DevOps
3 21 (16.15%) Migration
4 20 (15.38%) ERP
5 19 (14.62%) Data Modelling
6 17 (13.08%) Data Migration
7 16 (12.31%) Unit Testing
8 14 (10.77%) Scrum
8 14 (10.77%) Workflow
9 12 (9.23%) Business Analysis
9 12 (9.23%) MVC
10 9 (6.92%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (6.92%) Project Management
11 8 (6.15%) Kanban
11 8 (6.15%) Problem Management
11 8 (6.15%) Waterfall
12 7 (5.38%) Customer Engagement
12 7 (5.38%) SDLC
12 7 (5.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (20.00%) C#
2 23 (17.69%) JavaScript
3 10 (7.69%) SQL
4 6 (4.62%) T-SQL
5 5 (3.85%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.08%) X++
7 3 (2.31%) Java
8 2 (1.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.62%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.77%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.77%) Degree
3 1 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.62%) QA
2 3 (2.31%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.54%) GDPR
4 1 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.77%) PMO
4 1 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.08%) Ansible
2 3 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.31%) Puppet
2 3 (2.31%) Terraform
Vendors
1 70 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.38%) JD Edwards
3 6 (4.62%) Oracle
4 3 (2.31%) SAP
5 1 (0.77%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.77%) Fujitsu
5 1 (0.77%) WSO2