The table below looks at the statistics for CRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CRM over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 30 24 44
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Contract jobs citing CRM 22 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.67% 5.07% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.30% 7.29% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 6
Average daily rate
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£538 £450 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £308 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £468 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £14.38 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £44.90 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-54.34% +180.62%
CRM
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
415 192 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 88.11% 69.57% 71.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 95 183
Average daily rate £425 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £510 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 10
Average hourly rate £42.00 £22.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £14.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £113.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

CRM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

CRM Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

CRM
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

CRM Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

CRM
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CRM across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

CRM Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

CRM
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CRM across the Bedfordshire region.

CRM Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

CRM
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CRM within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -22 12 £438 -2.77%
Bedford 0 3 £275 - 2
CRM
East of England

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 21 (39.62%) SQL
2 20 (37.74%) Salesforce.com
3 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
4 18 (33.96%) SAP
4 18 (33.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (24.53%) SAP SD
5 13 (24.53%) EDI
5 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
6 12 (22.64%) Dynamics CRM
6 12 (22.64%) ABAP
7 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
7 9 (16.98%) Business Analysis
8 7 (13.21%) Incident Management
8 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (13.21%) .NET
9 6 (11.32%) IBM
9 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (11.32%) CMS
9 6 (11.32%) Workflow
9 6 (11.32%) Marketing
9 6 (11.32%) MCITP
9 6 (11.32%) MCTS
9 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (11.32%) Retail
9 6 (11.32%) Unica
9 6 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (11.32%) Campaign Management
9 6 (11.32%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.32%) CMS
2 5 (9.43%) SugarCRM
3 1 (1.89%) Drupal
3 1 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (24.53%) SAP SD
2 12 (22.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (11.32%) Marketing
1 6 (11.32%) Retail
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (45.28%) Analyst
2 16 (30.19%) Architect
3 13 (24.53%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (18.87%) Business Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Test Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Web Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Business Architect
7 3 (5.66%) CRM Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.66%) CRM Architect
8 2 (3.77%) CRM Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) CRM Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com Administrator
8 2 (3.77%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Development Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 2 (3.77%) CRM Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.53%) EDI
2 7 (13.21%) .NET
3 4 (7.55%) Web Services
4 3 (5.66%) HTML
5 2 (3.77%) Silverlight
5 2 (3.77%) XML
6 1 (1.89%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) FMCG
2 1 (1.89%) Tandem
2 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
1 9 (16.98%) Business Analysis
2 7 (13.21%) Incident Management
2 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (11.32%) Workflow
3 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (11.32%) Campaign Management
3 6 (11.32%) Technical Analysis
4 5 (9.43%) Test Scripting
4 5 (9.43%) ETL
5 4 (7.55%) BPR
6 3 (5.66%) SOA
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.77%) Change Control
7 2 (3.77%) Contact Management
7 2 (3.77%) Content Management
8 1 (1.89%) TOGAF
8 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (39.62%) SQL
2 12 (22.64%) ABAP
3 5 (9.43%) PL/SQL
3 5 (9.43%) C#
4 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.89%) PHP
6 1 (1.89%) Java
6 1 (1.89%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (11.32%) MCITP
1 6 (11.32%) MCTS
2 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.89%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Salesforce.com
2 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
3 18 (33.96%) SAP
4 6 (11.32%) IBM
4 6 (11.32%) Unica
5 5 (9.43%) Neolane
5 5 (9.43%) Oracle
6 1 (1.89%) Lagan
6 1 (1.89%) KANA
6 1 (1.89%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
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