The table below looks at the statistics for CRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CRM over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 25 12 35
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +23
Contract jobs citing CRM 34 46 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.99% 7.46% 3.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.56% 10.65% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 8
Average daily rate
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£365 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £550 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.84 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.41% +14.17%
CRM
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
450 432 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 66.08% 70.02% 66.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 276 174
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +44.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.98 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.45 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

CRM
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

CRM Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CRM
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

CRM Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

CRM
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CRM across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

CRM Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

CRM
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

CRM Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 57 (73.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (44.87%) JavaScript
3 33 (42.31%) Microsoft
4 31 (39.74%) SharePoint
4 31 (39.74%) .NET
5 23 (29.49%) C#
5 23 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (21.79%) Web Services
7 16 (20.51%) SQL
7 16 (20.51%) SQL Server
8 15 (19.23%) HTML
8 15 (19.23%) Finance
9 14 (17.95%) QA
9 14 (17.95%) Silverlight
9 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET
9 14 (17.95%) E-Commerce
10 13 (16.67%) Unit Testing
10 13 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (16.67%) System Testing
10 13 (16.67%) iPad
11 12 (15.38%) Advertising
11 12 (15.38%) IIS
12 11 (14.10%) Windows
13 10 (12.82%) CSS
13 10 (12.82%) T-SQL
13 10 (12.82%) WCF
14 8 (10.26%) BizTalk Server
14 8 (10.26%) Visual Studio
15 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
15 7 (8.97%) .NET Framework

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 31 (39.74%) SharePoint
2 12 (15.38%) IIS
3 8 (10.26%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (8.97%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.28%) SAS
5 1 (1.28%) CMS
5 1 (1.28%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Project
2 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 57 (73.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.28%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.28%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) 3G
1 1 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.28%) Wireless
1 1 (1.28%) 4G
1 1 (1.28%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.85%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.28%) MySQL
7 1 (1.28%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.28%) Base SAS
7 1 (1.28%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.97%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 15 (19.23%) Finance
2 12 (15.38%) Advertising
3 4 (5.13%) Retail
4 2 (2.56%) Marketing
5 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.28%) Legal
5 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (60.26%) Developer
2 35 (44.87%) CRM Developer
3 28 (35.90%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 17 (21.79%) Microsoft Developer
5 9 (11.54%) Architect
6 7 (8.97%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.41%) Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Programme Manager
7 5 (6.41%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.41%) CRM Architect
8 4 (5.13%) CRM Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.13%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.85%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Consultant
9 3 (3.85%) Report Developer
10 2 (2.56%) CRM Programme Manager
10 2 (2.56%) Wintel Engineer
10 2 (2.56%) CRM Manager
10 2 (2.56%) Team Leader
10 2 (2.56%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (39.74%) .NET
2 17 (21.79%) Web Services
3 15 (19.23%) HTML
4 14 (17.95%) Silverlight
4 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET
5 10 (12.82%) CSS
5 10 (12.82%) WCF
6 7 (8.97%) .NET Framework
7 4 (5.13%) jQuery
8 3 (3.85%) XML
8 3 (3.85%) HTML5
9 2 (2.56%) Reactive Extensions
9 2 (2.56%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 2 (2.56%) SOAP
10 1 (1.28%) EDI
10 1 (1.28%) XHTML
10 1 (1.28%) XSLT
10 1 (1.28%) JSP
10 1 (1.28%) JSON
10 1 (1.28%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) iPad
2 1 (1.28%) PMI
2 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.10%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.95%) E-Commerce
3 13 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 13 (16.67%) System Testing
4 5 (6.41%) MVC
4 5 (6.41%) Mentoring
4 5 (6.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (5.13%) Waterfall
5 4 (5.13%) Programme Management
5 4 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.85%) OOP
6 3 (3.85%) OO
7 2 (2.56%) Data Migration
7 2 (2.56%) MVVM
7 2 (2.56%) Web Application Development
7 2 (2.56%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (2.56%) Project Planning
7 2 (2.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 35 (44.87%) JavaScript
2 23 (29.49%) C#
3 16 (20.51%) SQL
4 10 (12.82%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.28%) VB
6 1 (1.28%) Java
6 1 (1.28%) PHP
6 1 (1.28%) X++
6 1 (1.28%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) SC Cleared
1 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.56%) MCITP
2 2 (2.56%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.95%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.69%) Oracle
3 3 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.85%) Hyperion
3 3 (3.85%) SAP
4 1 (1.28%) Business Objects
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