The first table below looks at the demand for CRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CRM over the 3 months to 11 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 Lancashire 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 41 32 43
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Contract jobs citing CRM 12 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.54% 1.19% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.41% 2.07% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 2
Average daily rate
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£525 £350 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £350 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £350 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.93% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £33.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-39.39% +78.37%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
352 145 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 74.42% 57.54% 63.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 67 164
Average daily rate £400 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £350 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 18 13
Average hourly rate £23.15 £37.50 £27.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.26% +36.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £17.50 £21.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £75.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
CRM
North West

CRM
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

CRM Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

CRM
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

CRM Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

CRM
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CRM across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

CRM Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

CRM
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

CRM Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

CRM
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CRM within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 11 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
Blackpool - 10 £538 -
Chorley - - - - 1
Lancaster - - - -
Newton-le-Willows - - - -
Preston - - - - 3
Skelmersdale - - - -
CRM
North West

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) Finance
3 10 (58.82%) Middleware
3 10 (58.82%) Workflow
4 9 (52.94%) MVS
4 9 (52.94%) UNIX
5 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
6 4 (23.53%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (23.53%) Data Architecture
6 4 (23.53%) Reference Data
6 4 (23.53%) Data Integration
7 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
7 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
7 2 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
7 2 (11.76%) Advertising
7 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco
8 1 (5.88%) IBM
8 1 (5.88%) DHCP
8 1 (5.88%) DNS
8 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
8 1 (5.88%) HP
8 1 (5.88%) ISEB
8 1 (5.88%) Citrix
8 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (5.88%) NetApp
8 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
8 1 (5.88%) Windows

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.88%) Lync
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Billing
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Architect
2 8 (47.06%) Technical Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) CRM Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.88%) WCF
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Reference Data
1 4 (23.53%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) MVS
1 9 (52.94%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Workflow
2 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
3 4 (23.53%) Data Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) E-business
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) UML
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security
5 1 (5.88%) Use Case
5 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.88%) BPMN
5 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C#
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) NetApp
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) MobileIron
2 1 (5.88%) ScanSafe
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Siebel
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) IBM