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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 21 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing CRM 15 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.36% 3.27% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.73% 5.15% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 1
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£518 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.00% -3.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.84 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-12.41% -13.83%
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
194 136 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 69.29% 63.55% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 88 79
Average daily rate £305 £336 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.29% -1.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £210 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Liverpool +2 13 £520 +38.66% 1
CRM
North West

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 10 (50.00%) Siebel
1 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (35.00%) Identity Management
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (10.00%) UNIX
6 2 (10.00%) ETL
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (10.00%) Informatica
6 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (10.00%) Change Management
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (10.00%) Workflow
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Siebel EIM
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (10.00%) Siebel EIM
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 7 (35.00%) Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Test Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Data Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Commercial Manager
4 1 (5.00%) DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Identity Management
2 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Data Mapping
4 2 (10.00%) Database Tuning
4 2 (10.00%) ETL
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Workflow
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Use Case
5 1 (5.00%) Web Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.00%) Demand Management
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MCITP
4 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.00%) MCP
4 1 (5.00%) MCSD
4 1 (5.00%) MCDBA
4 1 (5.00%) ISEB
4 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Siebel
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) Informatica
5 1 (5.00%) HP