The table below looks at the statistics 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 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 54 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing CRM 1586 1613 1340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.43% 3.62% 3.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.56% 4.85% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1032 969 742
Average daily rate
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£410 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £580 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £398
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 17
Average hourly rate £35.00 £21.71 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.21% +20.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.65 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.42 £45.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-20.48% +15.27%
CRM
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34808 33292 29402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.37% 74.79% 72.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 22734 20665 17754
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 920 1066 1240
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -13.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

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 January 2015.

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 January 2015.

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 January 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -3 729 £425 -5.55% 346
South East -11 353 £400 -0.62% 166
North West +7 98 £425 +13.33% 71
South West +39 97 £400 +14.28% 47
Yorkshire +9 91 £380 +16.92% 53
West Midlands -16 81 £365 -2.66% 73
East of England +3 71 £445 +18.66% 50
East Midlands +10 37 £350 +400.00% 40
North East -3 12 £390 -15.06% 9
Midlands -1 5 £365 -23.15% 13
South Coast - 4 £381 -
CRM
UK

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 1231 (34.92%) Microsoft
2 1221 (34.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 719 (20.40%) SQL
4 716 (20.31%) .NET
5 613 (17.39%) Finance
6 566 (16.06%) MS Excel
7 529 (15.01%) Agile Software Development
8 490 (13.90%) C#
9 442 (12.54%) SQL Server
10 394 (11.18%) Oracle
11 392 (11.12%) JavaScript
12 385 (10.92%) SharePoint
13 364 (10.33%) Salesforce.com
14 312 (8.85%) SAP
15 311 (8.82%) Project Management
16 304 (8.62%) HTML
17 295 (8.37%) Migration
18 287 (8.14%) Microsoft Certification
19 285 (8.09%) Web Services
20 274 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
21 267 (7.57%) Marketing
22 259 (7.35%) ASP.NET
23 220 (6.24%) ERP
24 219 (6.21%) Siebel
25 214 (6.07%) Business Intelligence
26 209 (5.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 209 (5.93%) Security Cleared
27 206 (5.84%) Workflow
28 202 (5.73%) E-Commerce
29 198 (5.62%) Analytical Skills

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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
1 385 (10.92%) SharePoint
2 177 (5.02%) BizTalk Server
3 91 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
4 87 (2.47%) SharePoint 2010
5 81 (2.30%) CMS
6 55 (1.56%) SAS
7 47 (1.33%) Lync
8 46 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
9 45 (1.28%) IIS
10 25 (0.71%) NetWeaver
11 24 (0.68%) MS Exchange
11 24 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
12 22 (0.62%) Adobe CQ
13 14 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
14 13 (0.37%) SugarCRM
14 13 (0.37%) Tomcat
14 13 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
15 12 (0.34%) Drupal
16 11 (0.31%) WebLogic
17 9 (0.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 566 (16.06%) MS Excel
2 82 (2.33%) MS Office
3 49 (1.39%) MS Project
4 44 (1.25%) MS Visio
5 40 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 22 (0.62%) SPSS
7 7 (0.20%) Shockwave
7 7 (0.20%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.085%) FastStats
10 1 (0.028%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.028%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.028%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1221 (34.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 134 (3.80%) SAP CRM
3 116 (3.29%) Dynamics AX
4 94 (2.67%) Oracle EBS
5 59 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
6 47 (1.33%) SAP ERP
7 29 (0.82%) SAP IS-U
8 24 (0.68%) Oracle CRM
9 23 (0.65%) SAP FI
10 21 (0.60%) SAP SD
11 17 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
11 17 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 15 (0.43%) Google Analytics
13 14 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
14 13 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
15 11 (0.31%) Agresso
15 11 (0.31%) SAP FSCM
16 10 (0.28%) Oracle Payroll
16 10 (0.28%) Oracle iRecruitment
16 10 (0.28%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 60 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
2 53 (1.50%) Force.com
3 46 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (0.99%) SaaS
5 20 (0.57%) Office 365
6 14 (0.40%) MailChimp
7 11 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (0.085%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.085%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.085%) PaaS
9 2 (0.057%) LucidChart
9 2 (0.057%) Heroku
9 2 (0.057%) IaaS
10 1 (0.028%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 34 (0.96%) Firewall
2 33 (0.94%) Intranet
3 23 (0.65%) HTTP
4 21 (0.60%) Broadband
5 20 (0.57%) TCP/IP
5 20 (0.57%) LAN
6 19 (0.54%) Internet
7 18 (0.51%) SAN
7 18 (0.51%) DNS
8 17 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (0.43%) VoIP
10 14 (0.40%) BGP
11 13 (0.37%) WAN
11 13 (0.37%) EIGRP
11 13 (0.37%) Wireless
11 13 (0.37%) Multicast
12 12 (0.34%) MPLS
12 12 (0.34%) 3G
12 12 (0.34%) FTP
13 11 (0.31%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 442 (12.54%) SQL Server
2 209 (5.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 166 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 117 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 112 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
6 89 (2.52%) Relational Database
7 79 (2.24%) SAP BW
8 78 (2.21%) Oracle Database
9 57 (1.62%) Oracle BI EE
10 52 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
11 47 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 46 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
13 39 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
14 37 (1.05%) RDBMS
15 33 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
16 30 (0.85%) Big Data
17 29 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
18 27 (0.77%) MySQL
19 24 (0.68%) MS Access
20 21 (0.60%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 102 (2.89%) Visual Studio
2 74 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (0.88%) Git (software)
4 30 (0.85%) JIRA
5 25 (0.71%) QuickTest Pro
6 22 (0.62%) Subversion
7 21 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
8 20 (0.57%) Selenium
9 16 (0.45%) NUnit
10 15 (0.43%) MSTest
11 14 (0.40%) SpecFlow
12 12 (0.34%) Visual Studio Team System
12 12 (0.34%) Toad
13 11 (0.31%) ReSharper
13 11 (0.31%) ERwin
13 11 (0.31%) MSBuild
13 11 (0.31%) NDepend
13 11 (0.31%) NCover
13 11 (0.31%) StyleCop
14 10 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 613 (17.39%) Finance
2 267 (7.57%) Marketing
3 169 (4.79%) Telecoms
4 164 (4.65%) Retail
5 158 (4.48%) Banking
6 137 (3.89%) Billing
7 125 (3.55%) Advertising
8 69 (1.96%) Legal
9 62 (1.76%) Manufacturing
10 59 (1.67%) Investment Banking
11 41 (1.16%) Local Government
12 35 (0.99%) Games
13 34 (0.96%) Back Office
14 30 (0.85%) Law
15 27 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
16 25 (0.71%) Publishing
17 21 (0.60%) French Language
18 18 (0.51%) General Ledger
19 15 (0.43%) German Language
20 13 (0.37%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 828 (23.49%) Developer
2 704 (19.97%) Analyst
3 426 (12.09%) Consultant
4 425 (12.06%) Architect
5 391 (11.09%) Business Analyst
6 378 (10.72%) CRM Developer
7 294 (8.34%) Project Manager
8 276 (7.83%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 208 (5.90%) Technical Support
10 193 (5.48%) CRM Consultant
11 181 (5.13%) Microsoft Developer
12 160 (4.54%) Solutions Architect
13 134 (3.80%) CRM Analyst
14 97 (2.75%) SAP Consultant
15 90 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
16 85 (2.41%) CRM Manager
17 79 (2.24%) Technical Architect
18 76 (2.16%) Test Analyst
18 76 (2.16%) Functional Consultant
19 73 (2.07%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 716 (20.31%) .NET
2 304 (8.62%) HTML
3 285 (8.09%) Web Services
4 259 (7.35%) ASP.NET
5 184 (5.22%) XML
6 181 (5.13%) CSS
7 163 (4.62%) WCF
8 111 (3.15%) jQuery
9 108 (3.06%) .NET Framework
10 89 (2.52%) HTML5
11 75 (2.13%) SOAP
12 65 (1.84%) Visualforce
13 53 (1.50%) Silverlight
14 52 (1.48%) Middleware
15 47 (1.33%) JSP
16 44 (1.25%) Hibernate
17 42 (1.19%) REST
17 42 (1.19%) Spring
17 42 (1.19%) WPF
18 40 (1.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 198 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (2.58%) Management Information System
3 53 (1.50%) Clustering
4 45 (1.28%) Data Integration
5 42 (1.19%) User Experience
6 40 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
7 39 (1.11%) Computer Science
8 31 (0.88%) Mobile App
9 29 (0.82%) IVR
9 29 (0.82%) Data Structures
10 27 (0.77%) NHS
11 26 (0.74%) Open Source
11 26 (0.74%) FMCG
12 22 (0.62%) Social Media
13 21 (0.60%) iPad
14 16 (0.45%) Inversion of Control
15 15 (0.43%) N-Tier
15 15 (0.43%) GIS
15 15 (0.43%) E-Learning
16 13 (0.37%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 180 (5.11%) Windows
2 73 (2.07%) UNIX
3 64 (1.82%) Linux
4 41 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (0.82%) Windows XP
7 18 (0.51%) Windows 7
8 15 (0.43%) Windows Vista
9 12 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (0.26%) AIX
11 5 (0.14%) Solaris
11 5 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.11%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.11%) Android
13 3 (0.085%) MVS
13 3 (0.085%) CentOS
13 3 (0.085%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.057%) VME
14 2 (0.057%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.057%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 529 (15.01%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (8.82%) Project Management
3 295 (8.37%) Migration
4 274 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 220 (6.24%) ERP
6 214 (6.07%) Business Intelligence
7 206 (5.84%) Workflow
8 202 (5.73%) E-Commerce
9 181 (5.13%) Business Analysis
10 174 (4.94%) Data Migration
11 166 (4.71%) PRINCE2
12 155 (4.40%) Scrum
13 154 (4.37%) User Acceptance Testing
14 131 (3.72%) Data Modelling
15 130 (3.69%) SOA
16 128 (3.63%) ITIL
17 119 (3.38%) ETL
18 105 (2.98%) Analytics
19 101 (2.87%) Change Management
20 90 (2.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 719 (20.40%) SQL
2 490 (13.90%) C#
3 392 (11.12%) JavaScript
4 195 (5.53%) Java
5 96 (2.72%) PL/SQL
6 93 (2.64%) T-SQL
7 76 (2.16%) Apex Code
8 44 (1.25%) Shell Script
9 41 (1.16%) VB
10 37 (1.05%) VB.NET
11 31 (0.88%) PHP
12 29 (0.82%) ABAP
13 28 (0.79%) VBA
14 23 (0.65%) C++
14 23 (0.65%) PowerShell
15 22 (0.62%) C
16 16 (0.45%) Python
17 11 (0.31%) Perl
18 9 (0.26%) SOQL
19 8 (0.23%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 287 (8.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 209 (5.93%) Security Cleared
3 169 (4.79%) SC Cleared
4 141 (4.00%) Degree
5 82 (2.33%) ISEB
6 50 (1.42%) ISTQB
7 32 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
8 29 (0.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 27 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 25 (0.71%) PMI Certification
11 22 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 22 (0.62%) CCNA
12 20 (0.57%) MCITP
13 16 (0.45%) CCNP
13 16 (0.45%) PMP
14 14 (0.40%) DV Cleared
14 14 (0.40%) MCSE
14 14 (0.40%) MCTS
15 12 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (2.33%) QA
2 28 (0.79%) Data Quality
3 25 (0.71%) SLA
4 19 (0.54%) ISO 9001
5 14 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.26%) ISO 9000
6 9 (0.26%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.14%) HL7
9 4 (0.11%) DICOM
10 2 (0.057%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.057%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.057%) GxP
10 2 (0.057%) COBIT
11 1 (0.028%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.028%) P3O
System Software
1 114 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 48 (1.36%) Hyper-V
3 19 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.20%) vSphere
5 6 (0.17%) ISA Server
5 6 (0.17%) Terminal Services
6 5 (0.14%) XenApp
7 4 (0.11%) vCloud
8 3 (0.085%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.085%) ProxySG
8 3 (0.085%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.057%) HDFS
9 2 (0.057%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.057%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.028%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.028%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.028%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.028%) XenServer
10 1 (0.028%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 33 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 8 (0.23%) SCCM
4 5 (0.14%) OpenView
5 4 (0.11%) SCOM
5 4 (0.11%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.11%) Nagios
6 3 (0.085%) Puppet
6 3 (0.085%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.057%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.057%) SAP Afaria
7 2 (0.057%) OpenSSO
7 2 (0.057%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.057%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.057%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.057%) CA SiteMinder
7 2 (0.057%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (0.057%) MOM
7 2 (0.057%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.057%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 1231 (34.92%) Microsoft
2 394 (11.18%) Oracle
3 364 (10.33%) Salesforce.com
4 312 (8.85%) SAP
5 219 (6.21%) Siebel
6 75 (2.13%) HP
7 59 (1.67%) Adobe
8 58 (1.65%) Informatica
9 54 (1.53%) Cisco
10 34 (0.96%) Business Objects
11 30 (0.85%) VMware
12 29 (0.82%) Citrix
13 23 (0.65%) IBM
14 22 (0.62%) Google
15 20 (0.57%) PeopleSoft
16 19 (0.54%) Avaya
17 17 (0.48%) Juniper
17 17 (0.48%) Remedy
18 16 (0.45%) Eloqua
18 16 (0.45%) SolarWinds
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London
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Oxfordshire
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Guildford, Surrey
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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North West
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London
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Basingstoke, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
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Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Berkshire
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