The first table below looks at the demand for CRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff 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 Cardiff 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 25 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing CRM 21 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.85% 1.81% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.61% 2.94% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 1
Average daily rate £413 £318 £1,250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.92% -74.60%
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
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
276 102 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 76.88% 61.45% 62.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 69 63
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 £210 £243 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +26.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
CRM
South Wales

CRM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

CRM Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

CRM
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

CRM Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

CRM
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

CRM Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 24 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 18 (56.25%) SharePoint
4 15 (46.88%) SQL
5 12 (37.50%) .NET
6 11 (34.38%) C#
6 11 (34.38%) Migration
7 10 (31.25%) Document Management
8 9 (28.13%) Release Management
8 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
8 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (25.00%) SaaS
9 8 (25.00%) Lync
9 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 8 (25.00%) MS Project
9 8 (25.00%) Workflow
9 8 (25.00%) Scrum
10 7 (21.88%) Knowledge Management
10 7 (21.88%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
10 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
11 6 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (18.75%) Project Management
11 6 (18.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
11 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
11 6 (18.75%) SOAP
11 6 (18.75%) XML
11 6 (18.75%) DOM
11 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 18 (56.25%) SharePoint
2 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
2 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (25.00%) Lync
4 6 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (18.75%) CMS
5 5 (15.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (6.25%) Kentico
6 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (3.13%) SAS
7 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Project
2 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
3 3 (9.38%) MS Office
4 2 (6.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 24 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.25%) SAP CRM
3 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (3.13%) SAP LE
3 1 (3.13%) SAP SD
3 1 (3.13%) SAP MM
3 1 (3.13%) SAP PP
3 1 (3.13%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) SaaS
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (3.13%) NAS
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.13%) VPN
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
1 1 (3.13%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.13%) SAP BW
4 1 (3.13%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Analyst
1 6 (18.75%) Project Manager
2 5 (15.63%) Consultant
2 5 (15.63%) Business Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) CRM Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Tester
4 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) CRM Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Lead Business Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) CRM Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Development Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) CRM Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Development Team Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) .NET
2 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
2 6 (18.75%) SOAP
2 6 (18.75%) XML
2 6 (18.75%) DOM
3 5 (15.63%) Web Services
4 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.13%) Spring
4 1 (3.13%) Swing
4 1 (3.13%) J2EE
4 1 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Data Conversion
2 2 (6.25%) GIS
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Migration
2 10 (31.25%) Document Management
3 9 (28.13%) Release Management
4 8 (25.00%) Workflow
4 8 (25.00%) Scrum
5 7 (21.88%) Knowledge Management
5 7 (21.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Project Management
6 6 (18.75%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (18.75%) Data Analysis
7 5 (15.63%) Automated Testing
7 5 (15.63%) TDD
7 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
7 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (15.63%) BDD
8 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 4 (12.50%) System Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
8 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
8 4 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 11 (34.38%) C#
3 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.25%) VBA
4 2 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (12.50%) MCAD
4 4 (12.50%) MCSD
4 4 (12.50%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) UAG
2 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.13%) MetaFrame
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Sitecore
3 3 (9.38%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) LANDesk
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago