The first table below looks at the demand for CRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CRM over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Manchester 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 39 48 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Contract jobs citing CRM 44 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.53% 2.89% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 3.94% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 17
Average daily rate
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£350 £388 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +23.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £149 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.55% -3.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £18.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +19.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £36.90 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-49.18% +47.60%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
880 837 926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 70.51% 73.42% 65.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 499 442 470
Average daily rate £339 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £249 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 38 43
Average hourly rate £23.50 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.28% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £35.05 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
CRM
North West

CRM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

CRM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CRM
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

CRM Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

CRM
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CRM across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

CRM Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

CRM
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

CRM Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

CRM
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CRM within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 August 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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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
Salford - 3 £325 -
Stockport - 2 £381 - 1
Bury - 1 £115 - 1
Rochdale - - - -
Altrincham - - - -
CRM
North West

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 44 (43.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (28.43%) SAP
3 27 (26.47%) Microsoft
4 21 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (20.59%) SQL
5 18 (17.65%) .NET
6 16 (15.69%) C#
6 16 (15.69%) Billing
7 12 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (11.76%) SAP CRM
7 12 (11.76%) Finance
7 12 (11.76%) JavaScript
7 12 (11.76%) ERP
8 11 (10.78%) XML
8 11 (10.78%) Migration
9 10 (9.80%) Web Services
9 10 (9.80%) OO
9 10 (9.80%) SharePoint
10 9 (8.82%) Data Modelling
10 9 (8.82%) PRINCE2
10 9 (8.82%) CSS
10 9 (8.82%) HTML
10 9 (8.82%) Advertising
11 8 (7.84%) Java
11 8 (7.84%) SQL Server
11 8 (7.84%) MS Excel
11 8 (7.84%) Cisco
11 8 (7.84%) RDBMS
11 8 (7.84%) Avaya
11 8 (7.84%) Relational Database

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (9.80%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.88%) NetWeaver
2 6 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.92%) IIS
3 4 (3.92%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.98%) SugarCRM
4 1 (0.98%) WordPress
4 1 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.98%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.98%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 44 (43.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (11.76%) SAP CRM
3 6 (5.88%) SAP ERP
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (1.96%) Agresso
5 2 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.98%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 1 (0.98%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.98%) Magento
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.98%) Maximo
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.90%) HTTP
2 4 (3.92%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.92%) DNS
2 4 (3.92%) LAN
2 4 (3.92%) WAN
2 4 (3.92%) DHCP
2 4 (3.92%) SAN
2 4 (3.92%) Wireless
2 4 (3.92%) IPsec
3 3 (2.94%) CTI
4 2 (1.96%) Internet
5 1 (0.98%) Network Security
5 1 (0.98%) Firewall
5 1 (0.98%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.84%) SQL Server
1 8 (7.84%) RDBMS
1 8 (7.84%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.88%) DB2
2 6 (5.88%) SAP BW
2 6 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.98%) MS Access
5 1 (0.98%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (4.90%) Eclipse
2 4 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.94%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.98%) Toad
General
1 16 (15.69%) Billing
2 12 (11.76%) Finance
3 9 (8.82%) Advertising
4 7 (6.86%) Marketing
5 4 (3.92%) Law
6 3 (2.94%) Legal
7 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.98%) Retail
8 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (22.55%) Developer
1 23 (22.55%) Analyst
2 17 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 16 (15.69%) Project Manager
4 13 (12.75%) Consultant
5 10 (9.80%) CRM Developer
6 8 (7.84%) CRM Manager
6 8 (7.84%) SAP Consultant
6 8 (7.84%) CRM Consultant
7 7 (6.86%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 6 (5.88%) Architect
8 6 (5.88%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
9 5 (4.90%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.90%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.90%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Programme Manager
9 5 (4.90%) DBA
10 4 (3.92%) Administrator
10 4 (3.92%) SAP CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.65%) .NET
2 11 (10.78%) XML
3 10 (9.80%) Web Services
4 9 (8.82%) CSS
4 9 (8.82%) HTML
5 7 (6.86%) WCF
6 6 (5.88%) SOAP
7 5 (4.90%) REST
8 4 (3.92%) ASP.NET
8 4 (3.92%) SAP Basis
9 3 (2.94%) SAP BSP
10 2 (1.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (1.96%) LINQ
10 2 (1.96%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.98%) Web Dynpro
11 1 (0.98%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.92%) Clustering
3 2 (1.96%) Replication
4 1 (0.98%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.98%) Life Science
4 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.88%) Linux
1 6 (5.88%) Windows
2 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.96%) UNIX
3 2 (1.96%) Solaris
4 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (11.76%) ERP
3 11 (10.78%) Migration
4 10 (9.80%) OO
5 9 (8.82%) Data Modelling
5 9 (8.82%) PRINCE2
6 7 (6.86%) Unit Testing
6 7 (6.86%) Data Migration
6 7 (6.86%) Budget Control
6 7 (6.86%) UML
7 6 (5.88%) OOP
7 6 (5.88%) B2B
7 6 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (5.88%) Project Management
7 6 (5.88%) Use Case
7 6 (5.88%) ERD
7 6 (5.88%) Business Analysis
8 5 (4.90%) TDD
8 5 (4.90%) Integration Testing
8 5 (4.90%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.59%) SQL
2 16 (15.69%) C#
3 12 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 8 (7.84%) Java
5 5 (4.90%) Apex Code
5 5 (4.90%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.90%) VB
6 4 (3.92%) ABAP
6 4 (3.92%) VB6
7 2 (1.96%) PHP
7 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.98%) X++
8 1 (0.98%) PHP5
8 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (3.92%) CCNP
1 4 (3.92%) CCNA
2 3 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.98%) Degree
3 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.98%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.98%) APMP
3 1 (0.98%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.92%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.94%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (3.92%) SCSM
1 4 (3.92%) SCCM
1 4 (3.92%) SCOM
1 4 (3.92%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.96%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 29 (28.43%) SAP
2 27 (26.47%) Microsoft
3 12 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (7.84%) Cisco
4 8 (7.84%) Avaya
5 7 (6.86%) Oracle
6 6 (5.88%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.92%) HP
7 4 (3.92%) Nortel
7 4 (3.92%) 3PAR
8 1 (0.98%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.98%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.98%) Websense
8 1 (0.98%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.98%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.98%) Juniper
8 1 (0.98%) F5
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
NES Global Talent
Rate: £500 to £595 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Ripe4
Rate: £50000-£52000
Posted: 15 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago