The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Bedfordshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 15 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Contract jobs citing CRM 37 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.41% 0.52% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.57% 0.69% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 1 1
Average daily rate £441 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
350 145 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.55% 75.92% 73.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 89 102
Average daily rate £425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £210 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 23
Average hourly rate £37.50 £19.39 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.39% -46.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.70 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
CRM
East of England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 28 £445 - 2
Dunstable - 2 £443 -
Bedford - - - - 1
CRM
East of England

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (42.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (24.00%) Contact Management
5 10 (20.00%) Project Management
6 8 (16.00%) BPR
6 8 (16.00%) Retail
7 6 (12.00%) Supplier Management
8 5 (10.00%) Marketing
8 5 (10.00%) SaaS
8 5 (10.00%) CMS
8 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.00%) Windows
9 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
9 4 (8.00%) Change Management
9 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
10 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
10 3 (6.00%) Finance
10 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
10 3 (6.00%) C#
10 3 (6.00%) .NET
10 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (6.00%) MS Office
10 3 (6.00%) Remedy
11 2 (4.00%) Data Modelling
11 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (4.00%) SLA

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (2.00%) Drupal
2 1 (2.00%) WordPress
2 1 (2.00%) SAP Portal
2 1 (2.00%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (42.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (16.00%) Retail
2 5 (10.00%) Marketing
3 3 (6.00%) Finance
4 2 (4.00%) Back Office
4 2 (4.00%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Analyst
2 21 (42.00%) Business Analyst
3 12 (24.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Architect
4 5 (10.00%) Business Architect
4 5 (10.00%) Developer
5 4 (8.00%) CRM Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) CRM Business Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Trainer
6 3 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 3 (6.00%) IT Support
6 3 (6.00%) CRM Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) CRM Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Trainer
7 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (6.00%) .NET
2 2 (4.00%) COM
3 1 (2.00%) WCF
3 1 (2.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (2.00%) jQuery
3 1 (2.00%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (2.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (2.00%) LAMP
3 1 (2.00%) CSS
3 1 (2.00%) SOAP
3 1 (2.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.00%) XML
3 1 (2.00%) Classic ASP
3 1 (2.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.00%) Social Media
1 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (24.00%) Contact Management
3 10 (20.00%) Project Management
4 8 (16.00%) BPR
5 6 (12.00%) Supplier Management
6 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.00%) Change Management
7 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.00%) Data Modelling
9 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.00%) Project Planning
9 2 (4.00%) Resource Management
10 1 (2.00%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (2.00%) Data Migration
10 1 (2.00%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (2.00%) MVVM
10 1 (2.00%) Workflow
10 1 (2.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.00%) C#
2 2 (4.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Remedy
3 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
Bedfordshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 200-300 Per Day
Posted: 13 days ago