The first table below looks at the demand for CRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CRM over the 3 months to 23 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 England 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 54 60 47
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing CRM 1674 1347 1782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.27% 3.08% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.42% 4.22% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1031 732 957
Average daily rate £405 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 30
Average hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.55 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £82.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +16.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37851 31900 38847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.90% 72.96% 69.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 23963 19486 22646
Average daily rate £405 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1111 983 1322
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
CRM
UK

CRM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CRM Jobs Demand Trend in England

CRM
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CRM Daily Rate Trend in England

CRM
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CRM across the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

CRM Daily Rate Histogram in England

CRM
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CRM Hourly Rate Trend in England

CRM
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CRM across the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

CRM Hourly Rate Histogram in England

CRM
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CRM within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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
London -3 755 £425 -1.16% 133
South East +16 373 £410 +1.86% 72
West Midlands -2 121 £400 -11.11% 26
East of England +19 106 £410 -8.88% 16
North West +1 86 £375 +7.14% 16
Yorkshire -17 74 £350 +7.69% 7
South West +9 49 £438 +9.37% 17
East Midlands -8 40 £325 -8.45% 4
North East -2 31 £285 -43.05% 4
Midlands -1 15 £463 -15.90%
South Coast - - - -
CRM
UK

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 869 (26.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 758 (23.22%) Microsoft
3 627 (19.21%) Finance
4 584 (17.89%) SQL
5 569 (17.43%) .NET
6 546 (16.73%) SAP
7 415 (12.71%) Project Management
8 412 (12.62%) Oracle
9 393 (12.04%) Marketing
10 385 (11.80%) C#
11 365 (11.18%) Salesforce.com
12 352 (10.78%) SQL Server
13 337 (10.32%) SharePoint
14 323 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
15 306 (9.38%) MS Excel
16 297 (9.10%) Migration
17 290 (8.88%) ERP
18 264 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
19 262 (8.03%) JavaScript
20 257 (7.87%) SAP CRM
21 236 (7.23%) Windows
21 236 (7.23%) Business Analysis
22 227 (6.95%) Agile Software Development
23 225 (6.89%) Web Services
24 217 (6.65%) E-Commerce
25 207 (6.34%) Telecoms
26 205 (6.28%) Java
26 205 (6.28%) Billing
27 203 (6.22%) PRINCE2
28 200 (6.13%) HTML

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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
1 337 (10.32%) SharePoint
2 83 (2.54%) BizTalk Server
3 53 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
4 47 (1.44%) IIS
4 47 (1.44%) CMS
5 37 (1.13%) SAS
6 30 (0.92%) MS Exchange
7 25 (0.77%) NetWeaver
8 23 (0.70%) Lync
9 22 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
10 17 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
10 17 (0.52%) WebSphere
11 15 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
11 15 (0.46%) Apache
12 14 (0.43%) Drupal
12 14 (0.43%) WebLogic
13 11 (0.34%) SugarCRM
14 9 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
15 8 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
16 7 (0.21%) nginx
Applications
1 306 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 145 (4.44%) MS Office
3 51 (1.56%) MS Project
4 29 (0.89%) MS Visio
4 29 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.46%) SPSS
6 9 (0.28%) Casewise Modeler
7 8 (0.25%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.18%) InfoPath
9 5 (0.15%) FastStats
9 5 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
11 3 (0.092%) PowerPivot
12 1 (0.031%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.031%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 869 (26.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 257 (7.87%) SAP CRM
3 104 (3.19%) Oracle CRM
4 70 (2.14%) SAP IS-U
5 64 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
6 57 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
7 54 (1.65%) Magento
8 49 (1.50%) SAP ERP
9 32 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
10 27 (0.83%) SAP SD
11 24 (0.74%) SAP FI
12 21 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
13 19 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
14 18 (0.55%) SAP APO
15 16 (0.49%) SAP SCM
15 16 (0.49%) Oracle Internet Expenses
16 15 (0.46%) SAP HR
16 15 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 14 (0.43%) Google Analytics
18 12 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 50 (1.53%) SaaS
2 34 (1.04%) Force.com
3 13 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (0.28%) PaaS
6 6 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.15%) IaaS
8 3 (0.092%) Office 365
9 2 (0.061%) MailChimp
9 2 (0.061%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.031%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (1.29%) Internet
2 29 (0.89%) SAN
3 20 (0.61%) TCP/IP
4 18 (0.55%) HTTP
5 17 (0.52%) Intranet
5 17 (0.52%) Wireless
6 16 (0.49%) WAN
7 14 (0.43%) Firewall
7 14 (0.43%) LAN
8 13 (0.40%) Network Security
8 13 (0.40%) CTI
9 12 (0.37%) SMS
10 9 (0.28%) 4G
10 9 (0.28%) Kerberos
11 8 (0.25%) SSL
12 7 (0.21%) NAS
12 7 (0.21%) AMQP
12 7 (0.21%) DNS
13 6 (0.18%) ZigBee
13 6 (0.18%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 352 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 147 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 108 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
4 95 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 79 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 75 (2.30%) Relational Database
7 64 (1.96%) SAP BW
8 47 (1.44%) Oracle Database
9 46 (1.41%) RDBMS
10 44 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
11 40 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
12 39 (1.19%) MySQL
12 39 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 32 (0.98%) Data Mining
14 31 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
14 31 (0.95%) EDRMS
15 23 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
16 20 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
17 19 (0.58%) SAP BI
17 19 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 75 (2.30%) Visual Studio
2 58 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (1.19%) LSMW
4 35 (1.07%) JIRA
5 19 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
6 18 (0.55%) Git (software)
7 17 (0.52%) Selenium
8 15 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
9 12 (0.37%) NUnit
10 11 (0.34%) Eclipse
11 10 (0.31%) WebDriver
12 8 (0.25%) JDeveloper
13 6 (0.18%) Subversion
13 6 (0.18%) Serena SBM
13 6 (0.18%) SpecFlow
13 6 (0.18%) Jenkins
14 5 (0.15%) Talend Open Studio
14 5 (0.15%) Ant
14 5 (0.15%) Toad
14 5 (0.15%) Dreamweaver
General
1 627 (19.21%) Finance
2 393 (12.04%) Marketing
3 207 (6.34%) Telecoms
4 205 (6.28%) Billing
5 183 (5.61%) Retail
6 152 (4.66%) Banking
7 66 (2.02%) Back Office
8 65 (1.99%) Advertising
9 52 (1.59%) Publishing
10 51 (1.56%) Legal
11 50 (1.53%) Manufacturing
12 49 (1.50%) Investment Banking
13 48 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
14 43 (1.32%) Front Office
15 32 (0.98%) Law
16 27 (0.83%) Local Government
17 21 (0.64%) Games
18 19 (0.58%) German Language
19 17 (0.52%) French Language
20 16 (0.49%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 816 (25.00%) Analyst
2 597 (18.29%) Developer
3 503 (15.41%) Business Analyst
4 461 (14.12%) Consultant
5 416 (12.75%) Project Manager
6 352 (10.78%) Architect
7 225 (6.89%) CRM Consultant
8 195 (5.97%) CRM Developer
9 184 (5.64%) Solutions Architect
10 176 (5.39%) SAP Consultant
11 115 (3.52%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 109 (3.34%) CRM Analyst
13 97 (2.97%) Microsoft Developer
14 95 (2.91%) CRM Manager
14 95 (2.91%) .NET Developer
15 91 (2.79%) SAP CRM Consultant
16 78 (2.39%) CRM Business Analyst
17 74 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
18 71 (2.18%) Data Analyst
19 70 (2.14%) CRM Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 569 (17.43%) .NET
2 225 (6.89%) Web Services
3 200 (6.13%) HTML
4 197 (6.04%) ASP.NET
5 172 (5.27%) XML
6 121 (3.71%) WCF
7 104 (3.19%) CSS
8 91 (2.79%) Middleware
9 87 (2.67%) SOAP
10 58 (1.78%) jQuery
11 55 (1.69%) .NET Framework
12 53 (1.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 52 (1.59%) REST
14 50 (1.53%) JSON
15 48 (1.47%) XSLT
16 46 (1.41%) HTML5
17 45 (1.38%) Silverlight
18 32 (0.98%) Visualforce
19 31 (0.95%) WPF
20 25 (0.77%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 78 (2.39%) Management Information System
2 59 (1.81%) Social Media
3 43 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
4 41 (1.26%) FMCG
5 35 (1.07%) Mobile App
6 34 (1.04%) Data Integration
7 29 (0.89%) N-Tier
7 29 (0.89%) GIS
8 22 (0.67%) iPad
9 16 (0.49%) Blackberry
9 16 (0.49%) Data Conversion
9 16 (0.49%) Data Extraction
9 16 (0.49%) Smart Meter
10 14 (0.43%) AS400
11 13 (0.40%) PMI
11 13 (0.40%) Computer Science
12 12 (0.37%) Clustering
12 12 (0.37%) NHS
12 12 (0.37%) Open Source
13 11 (0.34%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 236 (7.23%) Windows
2 75 (2.30%) Apple iOS
3 56 (1.72%) UNIX
4 51 (1.56%) Linux
5 43 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (0.77%) Windows 7
7 24 (0.74%) Windows 8
8 19 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (0.58%) Android
9 17 (0.52%) Windows XP
10 16 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.18%) VMS
11 6 (0.18%) AIX
12 5 (0.15%) Solaris
13 4 (0.12%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.092%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.061%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.061%) HPUX
16 1 (0.031%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.031%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 415 (12.71%) Project Management
2 323 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 297 (9.10%) Migration
4 290 (8.88%) ERP
5 264 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
6 236 (7.23%) Business Analysis
7 227 (6.95%) Agile Software Development
8 217 (6.65%) E-Commerce
9 203 (6.22%) PRINCE2
10 177 (5.42%) Data Migration
11 153 (4.69%) Data Modelling
12 147 (4.50%) Workflow
13 132 (4.04%) Analytics
14 128 (3.92%) ITIL
14 128 (3.92%) Change Management
15 127 (3.89%) User Acceptance Testing
16 123 (3.77%) OO
17 119 (3.65%) Scrum
18 107 (3.28%) ETL
19 106 (3.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 584 (17.89%) SQL
2 385 (11.80%) C#
3 262 (8.03%) JavaScript
4 205 (6.28%) Java
5 125 (3.83%) PHP
6 73 (2.24%) ABAP
7 61 (1.87%) VB.NET
8 56 (1.72%) T-SQL
9 47 (1.44%) Apex Code
10 43 (1.32%) PL/SQL
11 35 (1.07%) PowerShell
12 24 (0.74%) VB
12 24 (0.74%) C
13 15 (0.46%) Shell Script
14 14 (0.43%) Python
15 13 (0.40%) VBA
15 13 (0.40%) C++
15 13 (0.40%) XAML
16 8 (0.25%) Ruby
17 7 (0.21%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 155 (4.75%) Degree
2 142 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 115 (3.52%) SC Cleared
4 53 (1.62%) ISEB
5 45 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 39 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 35 (1.07%) PMI Certification
8 33 (1.01%) ISTQB
9 28 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 24 (0.74%) PMP
11 18 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
11 18 (0.55%) DV Cleared
12 11 (0.34%) MCSE
13 10 (0.31%) MCP
14 9 (0.28%) SAP Certification
15 6 (0.18%) MCITP
15 6 (0.18%) BC Cleared
15 6 (0.18%) APMP
16 4 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
16 4 (0.12%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (2.60%) QA
2 42 (1.29%) SLA
3 22 (0.67%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.25%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.092%) GxP
7 2 (0.061%) GMP
7 2 (0.061%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.031%) Solvency II
System Software
1 62 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 34 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (0.70%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.34%) XenApp
5 6 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.12%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.12%) UAG
7 3 (0.092%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (0.092%) XenServer
8 2 (0.061%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.061%) vSphere
9 1 (0.031%) KVM
9 1 (0.031%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.031%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 26 (0.80%) ServiceCenter
2 25 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (0.43%) SCCM
4 11 (0.34%) Backup Exec
5 9 (0.28%) Tivoli
5 9 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 7 (0.21%) SCOM
7 6 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (0.15%) OpenSSO
8 5 (0.15%) SCSM
8 5 (0.15%) CA SiteMinder
8 5 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.12%) SCOrch
9 4 (0.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 3 (0.092%) AppDNA
11 2 (0.061%) Puppet
11 2 (0.061%) SAP Afaria
11 2 (0.061%) Data Guard
12 1 (0.031%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 758 (23.22%) Microsoft
2 546 (16.73%) SAP
3 412 (12.62%) Oracle
4 365 (11.18%) Salesforce.com
5 177 (5.42%) Siebel
6 72 (2.21%) HP
7 69 (2.11%) JD Edwards
8 59 (1.81%) Business Objects
9 38 (1.16%) VMware
10 35 (1.07%) Citrix
10 35 (1.07%) IBM
11 34 (1.04%) Lagan
12 31 (0.95%) Unica
13 30 (0.92%) PeopleSoft
14 28 (0.86%) Adobe
15 27 (0.83%) Northgate
16 24 (0.74%) ATG
17 21 (0.64%) Informatica
18 19 (0.58%) hybris
19 18 (0.55%) Cisco
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Posted: 6 hours ago
North London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Senitor Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 7 hours ago
South West London
Roc Search
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £350 - £400 per hour
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £430 Per Day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £600 - £800 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Experis IT
Rate: £380.00 - £409 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hampshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: Market related
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Rate: to £300/Day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday