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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 51 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing CRM 1818 1389 1542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.68% 2.98% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.94% 4.06% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1063 822 856
Average daily rate
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£420 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £252 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 20
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.52% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.37 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.97 £45.00 £40.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £36.90 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-49.18% +47.60%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36781 34189 37645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.41% 73.40% 71.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 23154 21204 22145
Average daily rate £407 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.45% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1085 979 1382
Average hourly rate £23.80 £31.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.83% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.84 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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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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
London +19 824 £438 +6.06% 303
South East +17 475 £400 -3.03% 129
East of England +27 131 £388 -3.12% 36
West Midlands +7 120 £400 - 48
North West +17 108 £413 +3.12% 62
Yorkshire -32 44 £350 +2.94% 32
South West -56 30 £388 - 31
East Midlands -17 23 £356 +42.50% 33
North East -8 16 £408 +12.41% 15
Midlands +11 10 £320 -26.85% 1
South Coast - 2 - -
CRM
UK

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1013 (29.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 907 (26.17%) Microsoft
3 688 (19.85%) .NET
4 658 (18.98%) SQL
5 652 (18.81%) Finance
6 520 (15.00%) Oracle
7 481 (13.88%) C#
8 434 (12.52%) Salesforce.com
9 423 (12.20%) SAP
10 398 (11.48%) Project Management
11 397 (11.45%) SQL Server
12 375 (10.82%) Marketing
13 347 (10.01%) JavaScript
14 342 (9.87%) SharePoint
15 341 (9.84%) MS Excel
16 325 (9.38%) Migration
17 314 (9.06%) Stakeholder Management
18 290 (8.37%) HTML
19 286 (8.25%) Security Cleared
20 283 (8.17%) Business Analysis
21 277 (7.99%) ASP.NET
22 260 (7.50%) ERP
23 256 (7.39%) SC Cleared
24 253 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
24 253 (7.30%) Agile Software Development
25 244 (7.04%) Web Services
26 232 (6.69%) Windows
27 231 (6.66%) Workflow
28 215 (6.20%) XML
29 214 (6.17%) PRINCE2

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 342 (9.87%) SharePoint
2 122 (3.52%) BizTalk Server
3 68 (1.96%) CMS
4 53 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
5 45 (1.30%) IIS
6 38 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
7 36 (1.04%) Drupal
8 34 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
9 31 (0.89%) SAS
10 28 (0.81%) MS Exchange
10 28 (0.81%) NetWeaver
11 25 (0.72%) Lync
12 22 (0.63%) WebLogic
13 18 (0.52%) IBM Notes
14 14 (0.40%) Apache
14 14 (0.40%) WordPress
15 12 (0.35%) Alfresco
15 12 (0.35%) WebSphere
16 11 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
17 10 (0.29%) Documentum
Applications
1 341 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 112 (3.23%) MS Office
3 71 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 60 (1.73%) MS Project
5 37 (1.07%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.46%) Photoshop
7 13 (0.38%) SPSS
8 12 (0.35%) InfoPath
9 10 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
10 9 (0.26%) Casewise Modeler
11 4 (0.12%) FastStats
11 4 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
12 2 (0.058%) PowerPivot
12 2 (0.058%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.029%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1013 (29.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 168 (4.85%) SAP CRM
3 96 (2.77%) Oracle CRM
4 95 (2.74%) Oracle EBS
5 63 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
6 62 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
7 47 (1.36%) SAP IS-U
8 44 (1.27%) Magento
9 36 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
10 29 (0.84%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 23 (0.66%) Oracle iRecruitment
12 21 (0.61%) SAP SD
13 20 (0.58%) SAP ERP
14 16 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
14 16 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
14 16 (0.46%) Oracle Payroll
15 15 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 15 (0.43%) SAP FI
16 14 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
16 14 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 59 (1.70%) Force.com
2 56 (1.62%) SaaS
3 21 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (0.40%) Office 365
6 9 (0.26%) PaaS
7 5 (0.14%) IaaS
7 5 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
7 5 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (0.058%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (0.029%) Responsys
9 1 (0.029%) Taleo
9 1 (0.029%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 39 (1.13%) SAN
2 32 (0.92%) Intranet
2 32 (0.92%) Internet
3 22 (0.63%) HTTP
4 19 (0.55%) TCP/IP
5 18 (0.52%) WAN
6 15 (0.43%) DNS
7 14 (0.40%) CTI
8 10 (0.29%) LAN
8 10 (0.29%) SMS
9 9 (0.26%) VoIP
9 9 (0.26%) Wireless
9 9 (0.26%) FTP
9 9 (0.26%) Firewall
10 8 (0.23%) Extranet
10 8 (0.23%) DHCP
11 7 (0.20%) NAS
12 6 (0.17%) MVNO
13 5 (0.14%) Unified Communications
13 5 (0.14%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 397 (11.45%) SQL Server
2 183 (5.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 123 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 122 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
5 98 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 86 (2.48%) Oracle BI EE
7 81 (2.34%) Relational Database
8 67 (1.93%) Oracle Reports
9 58 (1.67%) Oracle Database
10 53 (1.53%) QlikView
11 48 (1.38%) RDBMS
12 43 (1.24%) SAP BW
13 37 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 34 (0.98%) MySQL
15 33 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
16 26 (0.75%) Data Mining
17 25 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
18 24 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
18 24 (0.69%) Big Data
19 20 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 93 (2.68%) Visual Studio
2 75 (2.16%) QuickTest Pro
3 64 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 49 (1.41%) JIRA
5 40 (1.15%) Git (software)
6 19 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
7 18 (0.52%) Selenium
8 12 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
8 12 (0.35%) Eclipse
9 11 (0.32%) Subversion
10 8 (0.23%) Serena SBM
10 8 (0.23%) NUnit
10 8 (0.23%) Dreamweaver
10 8 (0.23%) WebDriver
11 7 (0.20%) Talend Open Studio
12 6 (0.17%) JDeveloper
12 6 (0.17%) TestDirector
13 5 (0.14%) Ant
13 5 (0.14%) Bugzilla
13 5 (0.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 652 (18.81%) Finance
2 375 (10.82%) Marketing
3 187 (5.40%) Billing
4 177 (5.11%) Retail
5 169 (4.88%) Telecoms
6 150 (4.33%) Banking
7 113 (3.26%) Advertising
8 67 (1.93%) Back Office
9 64 (1.85%) Publishing
10 53 (1.53%) Investment Banking
11 51 (1.47%) Legal
11 51 (1.47%) Manufacturing
12 41 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
13 29 (0.84%) Local Government
14 27 (0.78%) Law
15 26 (0.75%) Games
16 24 (0.69%) General Ledger
17 22 (0.63%) Front Office
18 17 (0.49%) Automotive
19 15 (0.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 841 (24.26%) Analyst
2 671 (19.36%) Developer
3 519 (14.97%) Business Analyst
4 468 (13.50%) Consultant
5 380 (10.96%) Architect
6 367 (10.59%) Project Manager
7 276 (7.96%) CRM Developer
8 216 (6.23%) CRM Consultant
9 208 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
10 169 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 132 (3.81%) CRM Analyst
12 115 (3.32%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
13 107 (3.09%) Microsoft Developer
14 101 (2.91%) Microsoft Consultant
15 96 (2.77%) CRM Business Analyst
16 94 (2.71%) CRM Manager
17 89 (2.57%) .NET Developer
18 88 (2.54%) SAP Consultant
19 83 (2.39%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
20 71 (2.05%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 688 (19.85%) .NET
2 290 (8.37%) HTML
3 277 (7.99%) ASP.NET
4 244 (7.04%) Web Services
5 215 (6.20%) XML
6 149 (4.30%) CSS
7 103 (2.97%) WCF
8 100 (2.89%) Middleware
9 98 (2.83%) SOAP
10 64 (1.85%) JSP
11 58 (1.67%) .NET Framework
12 56 (1.62%) jQuery
13 55 (1.59%) JSON
14 50 (1.44%) Visualforce
15 48 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
15 48 (1.38%) Silverlight
16 42 (1.21%) XSLT
17 39 (1.13%) J2EE
18 38 (1.10%) REST
19 32 (0.92%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 84 (2.42%) Management Information System
2 74 (2.14%) Social Media
3 62 (1.79%) FMCG
4 60 (1.73%) Data Integration
5 55 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
6 37 (1.07%) Mobile App
7 34 (0.98%) iPad
8 25 (0.72%) Open Source
9 24 (0.69%) N-Tier
10 20 (0.58%) Online Games
11 16 (0.46%) Blog
12 15 (0.43%) GIS
13 14 (0.40%) Computer Science
13 14 (0.40%) Mobile Computing
14 13 (0.38%) Reference Data
14 13 (0.38%) NHS
14 13 (0.38%) Clustering
14 13 (0.38%) IVR
15 12 (0.35%) EPoS
15 12 (0.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 232 (6.69%) Windows
2 73 (2.11%) UNIX
3 55 (1.59%) Linux
4 50 (1.44%) Apple iOS
5 48 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (0.61%) MVS
7 21 (0.61%) Windows XP
7 21 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (0.61%) Windows 7
8 14 (0.40%) Windows 8
9 10 (0.29%) Android
10 7 (0.20%) VMS
11 6 (0.17%) HPUX
12 5 (0.14%) VME
13 4 (0.12%) Solaris
13 4 (0.12%) AIX
14 2 (0.058%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.058%) SUSE
14 2 (0.058%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 398 (11.48%) Project Management
2 325 (9.38%) Migration
3 314 (9.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 283 (8.17%) Business Analysis
5 260 (7.50%) ERP
6 253 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
6 253 (7.30%) Agile Software Development
7 231 (6.66%) Workflow
8 214 (6.17%) PRINCE2
9 210 (6.06%) Data Migration
10 193 (5.57%) E-Commerce
11 158 (4.56%) Data Modelling
12 149 (4.30%) Change Management
13 145 (4.18%) User Acceptance Testing
14 133 (3.84%) Analytics
15 132 (3.81%) ITIL
16 131 (3.78%) Test Scripting
17 110 (3.17%) SOA
18 109 (3.14%) Scrum
19 108 (3.12%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 658 (18.98%) SQL
2 481 (13.88%) C#
3 347 (10.01%) JavaScript
4 207 (5.97%) Java
5 117 (3.38%) PHP
6 111 (3.20%) VB
7 76 (2.19%) VB.NET
8 64 (1.85%) T-SQL
9 61 (1.76%) Apex Code
10 59 (1.70%) ABAP
11 38 (1.10%) PL/SQL
12 35 (1.01%) PowerShell
13 29 (0.84%) Shell Script
14 15 (0.43%) VBA
14 15 (0.43%) VB6
15 13 (0.38%) C
16 12 (0.35%) Python
17 11 (0.32%) C++
18 10 (0.29%) VBScript
19 8 (0.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 286 (8.25%) Security Cleared
2 256 (7.39%) SC Cleared
3 168 (4.85%) Degree
4 102 (2.94%) ISTQB
5 76 (2.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 74 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 60 (1.73%) ISEB
8 56 (1.62%) DV Cleared
9 30 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 29 (0.84%) PMI Certification
11 25 (0.72%) PMP
12 23 (0.66%) MCITP
13 22 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 20 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
15 19 (0.55%) CCNA
16 17 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
17 15 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 14 (0.40%) MCTS
19 12 (0.35%) MCSE
20 10 (0.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (3.58%) QA
2 35 (1.01%) SLA
3 15 (0.43%) Data Quality
4 12 (0.35%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.14%) P3O
6 1 (0.029%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.029%) GxP
6 1 (0.029%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.029%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.029%) WCAG
System Software
1 59 (1.70%) Active Directory
2 26 (0.75%) Hyper-V
3 24 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.14%) XenApp
6 4 (0.12%) UAG
7 3 (0.087%) vSphere
7 3 (0.087%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (0.087%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.058%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.058%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.029%) OCFS2
9 1 (0.029%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.029%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.029%) LiteSpeed
9 1 (0.029%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 39 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.32%) BMC PATROL
2 11 (0.32%) Backup Exec
3 9 (0.26%) SCCM
4 8 (0.23%) SCOM
5 7 (0.20%) ServiceCenter
6 6 (0.17%) CA SiteMinder
6 6 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (0.17%) OpenSSO
6 6 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (0.14%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (0.12%) SCOrch
8 4 (0.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (0.12%) SCSM
9 3 (0.087%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.058%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.058%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.029%) OpenView
11 1 (0.029%) MOM
Vendors
1 907 (26.17%) Microsoft
2 520 (15.00%) Oracle
3 434 (12.52%) Salesforce.com
4 423 (12.20%) SAP
5 207 (5.97%) Siebel
6 137 (3.95%) HP
7 57 (1.64%) JD Edwards
8 50 (1.44%) PeopleSoft
9 48 (1.38%) Business Objects
10 37 (1.07%) IBM
11 35 (1.01%) Adobe
12 34 (0.98%) Citrix
13 33 (0.95%) VMware
14 26 (0.75%) Cisco
15 25 (0.72%) Cognos
15 25 (0.72%) hybris
16 24 (0.69%) ATG
17 23 (0.66%) Lagan
18 19 (0.55%) Northgate
18 19 (0.55%) Lotus
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