The table below looks at the statistics for CRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CRM over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 36 21 33
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Contract jobs citing CRM 6 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.57% 3.28% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 5.22% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£494 £238 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+107.89% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
CRM
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
258 115 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 67.36% 62.84% 71.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 68 90
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £51.67 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

CRM
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

CRM Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

CRM
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

CRM Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

CRM
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CRM across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

CRM Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

CRM
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

CRM Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

CRM
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CRM within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 April 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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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
Liverpool -12 4 £494 +107.89% 4
CRM
North West

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) HP
2 3 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (14.29%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Web Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 2 (14.29%) Demand Management
3 2 (14.29%) NetWeaver
3 2 (14.29%) ISEB
3 2 (14.29%) Siebel
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) DB2
3 2 (14.29%) AIX
3 2 (14.29%) SAP CRM
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Basis
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow Management
4 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
4 1 (7.14%) MS Office
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (14.29%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP CRM
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Test Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Basis Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Quality Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Commercial Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Web Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
2 2 (14.29%) Demand Management
3 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.14%) System Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Use Case
3 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Workflow
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 2 (14.29%) CTC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.14%) HNC
2 1 (7.14%) HND
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) CITP
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Siebel