The first table below looks at the demand for CRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CRM over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedford region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 8 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing CRM 13 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 17.11% 6.98% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.63% 10.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £387 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.90 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-53.82% +51.60%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
63 28 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 82.89% 65.12% 84.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 8 20
Average daily rate £310 £325 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% -21.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £264 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £335 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
CRM
Bedfordshire

CRM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CRM across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

CRM Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

CRM
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CRM across the Bedford region.

CRM Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

CRM
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing CRM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CRM.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) SAP
1 13 (100.00%) EDI
1 13 (100.00%) SAP SD
1 13 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) ABAP
3 7 (53.85%) Incident Management
4 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
4 6 (46.15%) MCTS
4 6 (46.15%) MCITP
4 6 (46.15%) Technical Analysis

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing CRM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CRM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 13 (100.00%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Incident Management
2 6 (46.15%) Technical Analysis
2 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (46.15%) MCTS
1 6 (46.15%) MCITP
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP
1 13 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft