The table below looks at the statistics for CRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CRM over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
England / North West
Rank 41 42 62
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Contract jobs citing CRM 112 142 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 4.27% 3.76% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.19% 4.57% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 96 39
Median daily rate £425 £391 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -13.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £705
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £16.70 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+64.67% -41.40%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2157 3105 2662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.17% 82.21% 77.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1381 1865 1521
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 142 114
Median hourly rate £42.48 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.26% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £15.83 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £49.60 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

CRM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing CRM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

CRM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CRM
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

CRM Daily Rate Trend in the North West

CRM
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CRM across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

CRM Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

CRM
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

CRM Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

CRM
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CRM across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

CRM Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

CRM
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CRM within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +5 49 £400 +3.89% 34
Merseyside -3 23 £475 +18.75% 1
Lancashire +22 13 £375 +2.73% 3
Cheshire -1 12 £500 +29.03% 11
CRM
England

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CRM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for CRM.

1 129 (59.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 108 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 55 (25.46%) .NET
4 42 (19.44%) C#
4 42 (19.44%) SQL
5 40 (18.52%) Migration
6 35 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (16.20%) JavaScript
7 32 (14.81%) Finance
8 30 (13.89%) Advertising
9 29 (13.43%) Project Management
10 28 (12.96%) SQL Server
11 26 (12.04%) MS Excel
12 25 (11.57%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (9.26%) ERP
13 20 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 17 (7.87%) Marketing
15 16 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
16 15 (6.94%) HTML
16 15 (6.94%) PRINCE2
17 14 (6.48%) C++
17 14 (6.48%) Business Intelligence
17 14 (6.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 13 (6.02%) Java
18 13 (6.02%) ASP.NET
18 13 (6.02%) Data Migration
18 13 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
19 12 (5.56%) Security Cleared
19 12 (5.56%) CSS
19 12 (5.56%) ITIL

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (3.24%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.31%) CMS
4 4 (1.85%) Apache
4 4 (1.85%) SAS
5 3 (1.39%) EPiServer
5 3 (1.39%) IIS
6 1 (0.46%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.46%) Confluence
6 1 (0.46%) Content Management Server
6 1 (0.46%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.46%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
Applications
1 26 (12.04%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.70%) MS Office
3 6 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.31%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 129 (59.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.85%) SAP BPC
3 3 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.93%) OPENContractor
4 2 (0.93%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.46%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.46%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.46%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.46%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.46%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.24%) Office 365
3 2 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.09%) Network Security
2 3 (1.39%) MPLS
3 2 (0.93%) Firewall
3 2 (0.93%) LAN
3 2 (0.93%) SAN
3 2 (0.93%) VPN
3 2 (0.93%) WAN
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.46%) CTI
4 1 (0.46%) DHCP
4 1 (0.46%) DNS
4 1 (0.46%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.46%) Internet
4 1 (0.46%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.46%) NAS
4 1 (0.46%) PBX
4 1 (0.46%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.46%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.46%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (6.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (5.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (4.63%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.85%) Power BI
8 3 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.39%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.39%) QlikView
9 2 (0.93%) Big Data
9 2 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.93%) MySQL
9 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.93%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.93%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.46%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (2.78%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.85%) JIRA
2 4 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.93%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.93%) Gradle
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.93%) Subversion
5 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.46%) Grunt
5 1 (0.46%) gulp
5 1 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.46%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.46%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (14.81%) Finance
2 30 (13.89%) Advertising
3 17 (7.87%) Marketing
4 6 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.31%) Billing
6 3 (1.39%) Local Government
6 3 (1.39%) Retail
7 2 (0.93%) Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 92 (42.59%) Developer
2 74 (34.26%) CRM Developer
3 59 (27.31%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 40 (18.52%) Analyst
5 33 (15.28%) Microsoft Developer
6 31 (14.35%) Business Analyst
7 22 (10.19%) Architect
8 21 (9.72%) Project Manager
9 14 (6.48%) Consultant
10 13 (6.02%) CRM Manager
10 13 (6.02%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (5.56%) CRM Analyst
12 11 (5.09%) CRM Business Analyst
12 11 (5.09%) CRM Project Manager
13 9 (4.17%) CRM Consultant
14 7 (3.24%) DBA
14 7 (3.24%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
14 7 (3.24%) SQL DBA
15 6 (2.78%) Digital Analyst
15 6 (2.78%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (25.46%) .NET
2 15 (6.94%) HTML
3 13 (6.02%) ASP.NET
4 12 (5.56%) CSS
5 10 (4.63%) Middleware
6 6 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (2.31%) jQuery
8 4 (1.85%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.85%) HTML5
8 4 (1.85%) WCF
8 4 (1.85%) Web Services
9 3 (1.39%) CSS3
9 3 (1.39%) ODBC
9 3 (1.39%) XML
10 2 (0.93%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.93%) EDI
10 2 (0.93%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.93%) Spring
10 2 (0.93%) ZK
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.09%) Digital Media
3 8 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.31%) Replication
6 4 (1.85%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.85%) User Experience
7 2 (0.93%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.93%) Life Science
7 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.46%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.46%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.46%) IVR
8 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Licensing
8 1 (0.46%) PKI
8 1 (0.46%) Social Media
8 1 (0.46%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.09%) Windows
2 10 (4.63%) Windows Server
2 10 (4.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (18.52%) Migration
2 35 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (13.43%) Project Management
4 25 (11.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (9.26%) ERP
6 15 (6.94%) PRINCE2
7 14 (6.48%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (6.02%) Data Migration
9 12 (5.56%) Business Analysis
9 12 (5.56%) ITIL
9 12 (5.56%) Scrum
9 12 (5.56%) Workflow
10 11 (5.09%) Web Development
11 9 (4.17%) Change Management
11 9 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
11 9 (4.17%) Process Improvement
11 9 (4.17%) Waterfall
12 8 (3.70%) Case Management
13 7 (3.24%) Analytics
13 7 (3.24%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 42 (19.44%) C#
1 42 (19.44%) SQL
2 35 (16.20%) JavaScript
3 14 (6.48%) C++
4 13 (6.02%) Java
5 10 (4.63%) PHP
6 2 (0.93%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.46%) C
7 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.46%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.63%) ISEB
3 8 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.24%) DBS Check
4 7 (3.24%) Degree
5 5 (2.31%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.93%) APMP
6 2 (0.93%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.46%) CCNA
7 1 (0.46%) CCNP
7 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.46%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.78%) QA
2 5 (2.31%) PMO
3 4 (1.85%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.46%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) EMC VPLEX
1 1 (0.46%) vMotion
Vendors
1 108 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.09%) SAP
3 6 (2.78%) Tableau
4 5 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.85%) Oracle
5 4 (1.85%) Sun
6 3 (1.39%) Cisco
6 3 (1.39%) Citrix
6 3 (1.39%) Civica
6 3 (1.39%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.39%) VMware
7 2 (0.93%) Capita
7 2 (0.93%) ForgeRock
7 2 (0.93%) hybris
7 2 (0.93%) Micro Focus
8 1 (0.46%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.46%) IBM
8 1 (0.46%) Kofax
8 1 (0.46%) NETGEAR
8 1 (0.46%) SonicWALL
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