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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 32 22 36
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Contract jobs citing CRM 20 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.13% 5.54% 3.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.64% 8.29% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 9
Average daily rate
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£331 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.38% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £329 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £520 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £14.38 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £38.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-48.28% +102.63%
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
431 181 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 89.05% 66.79% 75.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 79 166
Average daily rate £425 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 11
Average hourly rate £45.43 £22.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.91% -13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.15 £14.50 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.00 £89.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 9 £538 +19.44% 3
Bedford +2 6 £288 - 3
CRM
East of England

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 19 (33.93%) SQL
2 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 18 (32.14%) Salesforce.com
2 18 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (28.57%) SAP
4 13 (23.21%) EDI
4 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
4 13 (23.21%) SAP SD
4 13 (23.21%) Dynamics CRM
5 12 (21.43%) ABAP
6 10 (17.86%) E-Commerce
7 9 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (16.07%) Business Analysis
8 8 (14.29%) BPR
8 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (12.50%) CMS
9 7 (12.50%) Retail
9 7 (12.50%) Incident Management
9 7 (12.50%) Marketing
10 6 (10.71%) MCITP
10 6 (10.71%) MCTS
10 6 (10.71%) Technical Analysis
10 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (8.93%) .NET
11 5 (8.93%) C#
12 4 (7.14%) HTML
12 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
12 4 (7.14%) IBM
12 4 (7.14%) Campaign Management
12 4 (7.14%) Unica

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 7 (12.50%) CMS
2 3 (5.36%) SugarCRM
3 2 (3.57%) Drupal
3 2 (3.57%) WordPress
4 1 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.79%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (23.21%) SAP SD
1 13 (23.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (12.50%) Retail
1 7 (12.50%) Marketing
2 3 (5.36%) General Ledger
2 3 (5.36%) Back Office
2 3 (5.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (39.29%) Analyst
2 17 (30.36%) Architect
3 11 (19.64%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (17.86%) Business Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) Business Architect
6 5 (8.93%) Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) CRM Architect
7 3 (5.36%) CRM Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Development Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com Administrator
8 2 (3.57%) CRM Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) CRM Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Administrator
8 2 (3.57%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.21%) EDI
2 5 (8.93%) .NET
3 4 (7.14%) HTML
4 2 (3.57%) XML
4 2 (3.57%) CSS
4 2 (3.57%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.79%) jQuery
5 1 (1.79%) LAMP
5 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.57%) FMCG
2 1 (1.79%) Social Media
2 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.79%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.86%) E-Commerce
2 9 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (16.07%) Business Analysis
3 8 (14.29%) BPR
3 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 6 (10.71%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (7.14%) Campaign Management
6 4 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.36%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.36%) ETL
7 3 (5.36%) Workflow
7 3 (5.36%) Contact Management
8 2 (3.57%) SOA
8 2 (3.57%) Change Control
8 2 (3.57%) Content Management
9 1 (1.79%) Analytics
9 1 (1.79%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.93%) SQL
2 12 (21.43%) ABAP
3 5 (8.93%) C#
4 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.57%) PHP
7 1 (1.79%) Java
7 1 (1.79%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (10.71%) MCTS
1 6 (10.71%) MCITP
2 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.79%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
1 18 (32.14%) Salesforce.com
2 16 (28.57%) SAP
3 4 (7.14%) IBM
3 4 (7.14%) Unica
4 3 (5.36%) Neolane
4 3 (5.36%) Oracle
5 1 (1.79%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.79%) KANA
5 1 (1.79%) Lagan
5 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
Bedfordshire
Streamline Connections
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Luton
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £225 - £450 per day
Posted: 27 days ago