The table below looks at the statistics for CRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CRM over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 23 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing CRM 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.56% 0.75% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 0.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.26% +33.33%
CRM
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
100 110 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 85.47% 82.71% 89.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 67 73
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £278 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £600 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 21
Average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £42.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -35.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.50 £31.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

CRM
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

CRM Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

CRM
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

CRM Daily Rate Trend in Chester

CRM
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

CRM Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Direct Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
2 2 (40.00%) SAS
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) ECDL
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 2 (40.00%) SAS
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (20.00%) Local Government
3 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Database Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Direct Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft