The table below looks at the statistics for CRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CRM over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 21 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing CRM 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.10% 5.62% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 7.25% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £395
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
102 69 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 71.33% 77.53% 65.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 48 53
Average daily rate £456 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £296 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 2
Average hourly rate £16.25 £36.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.86% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

CRM
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

CRM Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

CRM
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

CRM Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

CRM
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

CRM Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

CRM
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 9 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) WCF
4 5 (55.56%) Advertising
4 5 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (22.22%) User Stories
6 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 2 (22.22%) QA
6 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 2 (22.22%) SOAP
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 1 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) SharePoint

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 5 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (55.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) BizTalk Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) WCF
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) User Stories
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft