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 2 December 2016 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 64 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Contract jobs citing CRM 98 118 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.04% 2.80% 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.63% 3.53% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 65 49
Median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £260 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £591 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.01
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.23 £25.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+22.45% +27.50%
CRM
England

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
2700 3341 2512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.85% 79.23% 77.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1804 2053 1481
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 127 107
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.15 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +7.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.56 £12.44 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.35 £47.71 £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

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 2 December 2016.

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
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 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -2 51 £413 +19.56% 24
Cheshire +19 22 £400 -13.27% 11
Merseyside 0 9 £375 +11.11% 1
Lancashire -9 7 £413 -17.50% 4
CRM
England

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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.

1 116 (44.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 104 (40.31%) Microsoft
3 75 (29.07%) JavaScript
4 58 (22.48%) ERP
5 55 (21.32%) C#
5 55 (21.32%) .NET
6 51 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (17.44%) Java
8 42 (16.28%) Web Development
9 39 (15.12%) Network Security
9 39 (15.12%) Digital Media
10 38 (14.73%) PHP
10 38 (14.73%) SQL
11 34 (13.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 32 (12.40%) SharePoint
13 31 (12.02%) Advertising
14 30 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 29 (11.24%) MS Excel
16 28 (10.85%) Finance
17 25 (9.69%) Business Intelligence
17 25 (9.69%) Migration
18 24 (9.30%) SQL Server
19 23 (8.91%) Workflow
20 22 (8.53%) HTML
20 22 (8.53%) CSS
21 21 (8.14%) E-Commerce
22 20 (7.75%) Project Management
22 20 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
23 18 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
24 16 (6.20%) SOA

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 32 (12.40%) SharePoint
2 18 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (1.94%) SAS
3 5 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.55%) Apache
4 4 (1.55%) CMS
5 3 (1.16%) IIS
5 3 (1.16%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.78%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.78%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.39%) Confluence
7 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 29 (11.24%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.33%) MS Office
3 5 (1.94%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 116 (44.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 6 (2.33%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.39%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.39%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.39%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.39%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.39%) SAP hybris
4 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.10%) PaaS
3 6 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.94%) Office 365
5 3 (1.16%) SaaS
6 2 (0.78%) Force.com
6 2 (0.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (15.12%) Network Security
2 4 (1.55%) MPLS
3 3 (1.16%) Firewall
3 3 (1.16%) Internet
4 2 (0.78%) DHCP
4 2 (0.78%) DNS
4 2 (0.78%) DSL
4 2 (0.78%) iSCSI
4 2 (0.78%) LAN
4 2 (0.78%) SAN
4 2 (0.78%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (0.78%) VPN
4 2 (0.78%) VRRP
4 2 (0.78%) WAN
5 1 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.39%) NAS
5 1 (0.39%) PBX
5 1 (0.39%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (13.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 30 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (9.30%) SQL Server
4 10 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (2.71%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (2.33%) Power BI
7 5 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.55%) Big Data
8 4 (1.55%) EDRMS
9 3 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.16%) SAP BW
9 3 (1.16%) SAP HANA
9 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.78%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.78%) DB2
10 2 (0.78%) MS Access
10 2 (0.78%) MySQL
10 2 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (5.81%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.33%) gulp
4 5 (1.94%) Grunt
5 4 (1.55%) JIRA
5 4 (1.55%) Xcode
6 3 (1.16%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.78%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.39%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (12.02%) Advertising
2 28 (10.85%) Finance
3 14 (5.43%) Manufacturing
3 14 (5.43%) Marketing
4 12 (4.65%) Retail
5 8 (3.10%) Publishing
6 7 (2.71%) Billing
7 2 (0.78%) Legal
7 2 (0.78%) Local Government
7 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.39%) Back Office
8 1 (0.39%) French Language
8 1 (0.39%) Front Office
8 1 (0.39%) Games
8 1 (0.39%) German Language
Job Titles
1 110 (42.64%) Developer
2 63 (24.42%) CRM Developer
3 49 (18.99%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 37 (14.34%) Architect
5 35 (13.57%) Analyst
6 31 (12.02%) Microsoft Developer
7 26 (10.08%) Solutions Architect
8 25 (9.69%) Business Analyst
9 15 (5.81%) Consultant
10 13 (5.04%) Project Manager
11 11 (4.26%) .NET Developer
12 10 (3.88%) JavaScript Developer
12 10 (3.88%) Test Leader
13 8 (3.10%) Azure Architect
13 8 (3.10%) CRM Analyst
14 7 (2.71%) Applications Support
14 7 (2.71%) C# Developer
14 7 (2.71%) CRM Consultant
14 7 (2.71%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
15 6 (2.33%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (21.32%) .NET
2 22 (8.53%) CSS
2 22 (8.53%) HTML
3 12 (4.65%) HTML5
4 11 (4.26%) CSS3
5 10 (3.88%) Middleware
6 9 (3.49%) AngularJS
6 9 (3.49%) jQuery
6 9 (3.49%) Web Services
7 8 (3.10%) ASP.NET
8 7 (2.71%) XML
9 6 (2.33%) EDI
10 4 (1.55%) Cocoa
10 4 (1.55%) iOS SDK
10 4 (1.55%) RESTful
10 4 (1.55%) Silverlight
10 4 (1.55%) XML Messaging
10 4 (1.55%) XSD
10 4 (1.55%) XSL
11 3 (1.16%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 39 (15.12%) Digital Media
2 9 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.49%) Data Centre
2 9 (3.49%) Data Integration
2 9 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (3.10%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.71%) User Experience
5 5 (1.94%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.55%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.16%) Clustering
7 3 (1.16%) Data Conversion
7 3 (1.16%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.78%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Licensing
8 2 (0.78%) Replication
9 1 (0.39%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.39%) Life Science
9 1 (0.39%) PKI
9 1 (0.39%) Statistics
9 1 (0.39%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.81%) Windows
2 11 (4.26%) Windows Server
2 11 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (2.33%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.55%) Android
4 4 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.16%) Unix
5 3 (1.16%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.78%) Linux
6 2 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (22.48%) ERP
2 51 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (16.28%) Web Development
4 25 (9.69%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (9.69%) Migration
5 23 (8.91%) Workflow
6 21 (8.14%) E-Commerce
7 20 (7.75%) Project Management
7 20 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (6.20%) SOA
9 14 (5.43%) Records Management
10 13 (5.04%) Data Migration
11 12 (4.65%) Business Analysis
12 11 (4.26%) Continuous Deployment
13 10 (3.88%) Business Development
13 10 (3.88%) Change Management
13 10 (3.88%) Data Modelling
13 10 (3.88%) ITIL
14 9 (3.49%) ETL
14 9 (3.49%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (29.07%) JavaScript
2 55 (21.32%) C#
3 45 (17.44%) Java
4 38 (14.73%) PHP
4 38 (14.73%) SQL
5 5 (1.94%) C++
6 4 (1.55%) Apex Code
6 4 (1.55%) Objective-C
7 3 (1.16%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.78%) Apple Swift
8 2 (0.78%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.78%) Python
8 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.39%) R
9 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.39%) SOQL
9 1 (0.39%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (5.04%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.88%) Degree
3 7 (2.71%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (1.94%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.16%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.78%) ISEB
6 2 (0.78%) PMP
7 1 (0.39%) CCNA
7 1 (0.39%) CCNP
7 1 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.39%) MCTS
7 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.65%) QA
2 6 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (1.94%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.78%) Control-M
1 2 (0.78%) vMotion
2 1 (0.39%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 104 (40.31%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.20%) SAP
3 13 (5.04%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (3.49%) Oracle
5 7 (2.71%) Sitecore
5 7 (2.71%) Tableau
6 6 (2.33%) ForgeRock
7 5 (1.94%) Sun
8 4 (1.55%) VMware
9 3 (1.16%) Cisco
9 3 (1.16%) HP
9 3 (1.16%) IBM
9 3 (1.16%) Micro Focus
10 2 (0.78%) Adobe
10 2 (0.78%) BMC
10 2 (0.78%) Citrix
10 2 (0.78%) Dell
10 2 (0.78%) Remedy
10 2 (0.78%) Siebel
10 2 (0.78%) Talend
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