Period
to 23 June 2018

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 23 June 2018 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 147 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 - -
Contract jobs citing Dynamics 365 56 26 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.14% 0.60% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.42% 4.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 34 10 0
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
England median daily rate £500 £500 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £17.50 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year -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 1,034 556 442
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 21.09% 12.88% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 672 369 283
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +17.22%
10th Percentile £278 £250 £265
90th Percentile £588 £569 £513
England median daily rate £480 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +4.35% +2.22% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 17 4
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -42.22% -2.17%
10th Percentile £11.00 £9.45 £14.73
90th Percentile £27.83 £52.40 £26.25
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.54% -13.36%

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 23 June 2018.

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 23 June 2018. 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 -5 22 £488 - 7
Warwickshire +7 12 £433 +11.61%
Shropshire - 5 £575 -
Wolverhampton - 3 £488 - 2
Dynamics 365
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, 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 40 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 27 (48.21%) CRM
2 27 (48.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 20 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (26.79%) Visual Studio Team System
5 15 (26.79%) DevOps
6 14 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
7 12 (21.43%) Finance
8 11 (19.64%) Migration
8 11 (19.64%) ERP
8 11 (19.64%) C#
8 11 (19.64%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (16.07%) Test Automation
10 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 8 (14.29%) .NET
10 8 (14.29%) Manufacturing
11 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (12.50%) Project Management
11 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
11 7 (12.50%) Office 365
12 6 (10.71%) Functional Testing
12 6 (10.71%) SQL
12 6 (10.71%) Scrum
12 6 (10.71%) Data Migration
12 6 (10.71%) QA
13 5 (8.93%) Subversion
13 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (8.93%) Logistics
13 5 (8.93%) Configuration 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 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.14%) Confluence
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 27 (48.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.79%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 20 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (12.50%) Office 365
3 2 (3.57%) IaaS
4 1 (1.79%) PaaS
4 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Skype
1 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.57%) Big Data
3 2 (3.57%) Data Lake
3 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.57%) GIS
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (26.79%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (8.93%) Subversion
2 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.14%) GitLab
3 4 (7.14%) HP UFT
3 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.14%) JIRA
3 4 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (7.14%) Selenium
3 4 (7.14%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.79%) NDepend
4 1 (1.79%) SonarQube
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.36%) Back Office
3 3 (5.36%) Local Government
3 3 (5.36%) Marketing
4 2 (3.57%) Advertising
4 2 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.79%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Architect
2 11 (19.64%) Consultant
3 9 (16.07%) Workstream Lead
4 8 (14.29%) Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.93%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) CRM Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Logistics Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Azure Architect
8 3 (5.36%) CRM Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Delivery Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Lead Project Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) .NET
2 5 (8.93%) AngularJS
2 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET
2 5 (8.93%) CSS
2 5 (8.93%) CSS3
2 5 (8.93%) HTML
2 5 (8.93%) HTML5
3 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (5.36%) WCF
3 3 (5.36%) Web Services
4 2 (3.57%) JSON
4 2 (3.57%) RESTful
4 2 (3.57%) XML
5 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.57%) Private Cloud
2 2 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) CRM
2 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (26.79%) DevOps
4 11 (19.64%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (19.64%) ERP
4 11 (19.64%) Migration
5 9 (16.07%) Test Automation
6 7 (12.50%) Project Management
6 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (10.71%) Data Migration
7 6 (10.71%) Functional Testing
7 6 (10.71%) Scrum
8 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.93%) Deployment Automation
8 5 (8.93%) ITIL
8 5 (8.93%) Logistics
8 5 (8.93%) Test Strategy
9 4 (7.14%) OO
9 4 (7.14%) OOP
9 4 (7.14%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.64%) C#
2 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.71%) SQL
4 2 (3.57%) Java
5 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.79%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) HP ALM
1 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.57%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.79%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.79%) Capita
3 1 (1.79%) HP